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Melbourne Cup Calls 2017 Geelong Cup Winner Vengeur Masque

Melbourne Cup Calls 2017 Geelong Cup Winner Vengeur Masque

Michael Moroney’s slow-maturing import Vengeur Masque finally broke his maiden status down under and now chases a Melbourne Cup start after winning the Geelong Cup 2017. The son of Monsun has been with Moroney in Victoria since last spring, but until Wednesday’s Group 3 $300,000 Geelong Cup (2400m) had failed to salute in Australia. It’s…

Latest 2017 Geelong Cup Odds: Grey Lion Market Mover

Latest 2017 Geelong Cup Odds: Grey Lion Market Mover

Last year’s runner-up Grey Lion has been one of the best supported stayers to win the Melbourne Cup qualifier this afternoon firming in Geelong Cup 2017 betting. There are 12 runners in the Group 3 $300,000 Geelong Cup (2400m) field today including six-year-old Galileo stallion Grey Lion who is out to improve on his second…

Geelong Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Geelong Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

A line-up of potential Melbourne Cup horses take to Melbourne’s southwest Geelong track this afternoon in the all-important 2017 Geelong Cup, betting tips and updated odds on the spring showdown found below. Due to run as Geelong Race 7 at 4:00pm (AEDT), this season’s Group 3 $300,000 Geelong Cup (2400m) features a dozen hopefuls with…

2017 Geelong Cup Day Tips: Wednesday Racing Selections

2017 Geelong Cup Day Tips: Wednesday Racing Selections

Geelong Cup Day 2017 headlines the midweek racing action as the countdown the Ladbrokes Cox Plate on Saturday heats up and below are the Races.com.au team’s insider tips across the card. A nine race program at Geelong Racecourse kicks off at 12:30pm (AEDT) and continues through until 5:20pm (AEDT). There are scattered showers early on…

Berisha Poised for Big 2017 Geelong Cup Result

Berisha Poised for Big 2017 Geelong Cup Result

Seven of the dozen stayers in Wednesday’s Geelong Cup 2017 field are hoping to win and earn a Melbourne Cup spot including the improving Robert Smerdon-trained Berisha. Smerdon believes Berisha is nearing peak fitness ahead of the Group 3 $300,000 Geelong Cup (2400m) that is an important Melbourne Cup qualifying race. The six-year-old Al Samer…

Geelong Cup 2017: Vengeur Masque Wide But Running

Geelong Cup 2017: Vengeur Masque Wide But Running

With the countdown to Melbourne Cup Day well and truly on, Flemington trainer Michael Moroney is leading towards a 2017 Geelong Cup run this week despite a wide draw for his hopeful Vengeur Masque. Monson six-year-old Vengeur Masque targets the Group 1 $6.2 million Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 7, but needs to…

Geelong Cup 2017 Betting Update: Gallic Chieftain Favourite

Geelong Cup 2017 Betting Update: Gallic Chieftain Favourite

The Darren Weir-trained French import Gallic Chieftain is firming favourite in 2017 Geelong Cup betting to win his way into the Melbourne Cup ballot field this Wednesday. A quality 12-horse field faces off in this season’s Group 3 $300,000 Geelong Cup (2400m), the form of which has stacked up in plenty of recent Melbourne Cup…

Sea Moon Heads 2013 Geelong Cup Nominations & Weights

Sea Moon Heads 2013 Geelong Cup Nominations & Weights

After being ruled out of a Caulfield Cup shot this weekend, the Lloyd Williams-owned import Sea Moon has been nominated for the Geelong Cup 2013 in Melbourne next Wednesday, October 23. The Beat Hollow stallion has been first past the post in their two most recent runs, but was regulated to second upon protest in…