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Qewy draws the rails in 2016 Sandown Cup

Qewy draws the rails in 2016 Sandown Cup

Melbourne Cup fourth placegetter Qewy has drawn barrier one in the Listed $150,000 Sandown Cup (3200m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Qewy, above in royal blue colours winning the Geelong Cup, has drawn barrier 1 in the Sandown Cup. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Qewy, from the powerful Godolphin stable, could give English trainer Charlie Appleby another feature race win after ...

Francis Of Assisi demolishes the Queen Elizabeth Stakes Field

Francis Of Assisi demolishes the Queen Elizabeth Stakes Field

Godolphin owned stayer Francis Of Assisi put in strong claims for next year’s Melbourne Cup with a ten lengths demolition of the field in the Group 3 $300,000 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington today.

Francis Of Assisi, above, runs away to score a ten lengths win in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

English jockey ...

Oceanographer to Melbourne Cup Following Lexus Stakes Win

Oceanographer to Melbourne Cup Following Lexus Stakes Win

Godolphin runner Oceanographer has confirmed himself as a Melbourne Cup starter after producing a huge turn of foot to win the Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington this afternoon.

Oceanographer produced a big turn of foot to win the Group 3 Lexus Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Oceanographer had to win the Lexus Stakes to be guaranteed ...

Geelong Cup Winner Qewy Chases 2016 Melbourne Cup Start

Geelong Cup Winner Qewy Chases 2016 Melbourne Cup Start

The Godolphin team are now chasing a Melbourne Cup 2016 start on the first Tuesday of November with dour stayer Qewy who passed the first ballot clause for the ‘race that stops a nation’ with his all-the-way Geelong Cup win on Wednesday.

Geelong Cup winner Qewy is after a spot in the 2016 Melbourne Cup field at Flemington on November ...

2016 Geelong Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Geelong Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

The countdown to the Melbourne Cup is well and truly on marked by Geelong Cup Day 2016 taking place in Victoria today, 13 days before the ‘race that stops a nation’.

Grey Lion is one of a host of international imports on show in the 2016 Geelong Cup field this season. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

For the past 144 years ...

2016 Geelong Cup Tips & Odds Update

2016 Geelong Cup Tips & Odds Update

The Geelong Cup 2016 takes centre stage in Victoria today, Wednesday October 19, betting tips and the latest odds on the historic staying showdown and early Melbourne Cup betting guide found below.

UK raider Oceanographer is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Geelong Cup this spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to jump at 4:00pm (AEDT) as Geelong Race ...

Grey Lion Leads 2016 Geelong Cup Betting

Grey Lion Leads 2016 Geelong Cup Betting

Matt Cumani’s imported stallion Grey Lion is the narrow favourite in the updated Geelong Cup 2016 betting markets for Wednesday following two early scratchings from the field.

Imported French galloper Grey Lion is favourite to take out Wednesday’s Geelong Cup 2016 in his first Australian assignment. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

In recent years the $300,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup ...

2016 Geelong Cup Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Geelong Cup Field and Barrier Draw

Eleven talented runners have been confirmed in the 2016 Geelong Cup field, to be run at Geelong Racecourse on Wednesday.

Arab Dawn has been included in the 2016 Geelong Cup field. Photo: Steve Hart

Historically used as a final point of call for stayers targeting the Melbourne Cup, the 2016 Geelong Cup field again boasts a number of ...

Grey Lion Still Chasing Geelong Cup 2016

Grey Lion Still Chasing Geelong Cup 2016

A disappointing last in the Prix Kergorlay over the weekend has seen Ballarat horseman Matt Cumani change spring targets down under for Grey Lion who will travel over for a shot at the 2016 Geelong Cup.

Originally Cumani, who will take over the preparation of the Andre Fabre-trained French galloper in Australia, hoped to have the Galileo stallion ...

2015 Ballarat Cup Nominations Released

2015 Ballarat Cup Nominations Released

The 2015 Ballarat Cup nominations have been released and 29 horses have been included in the initial entries for the Listed event that will be held on Saturday.

Mujadale has the chance to record back-to-back wins in the 2015 Ballarat Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Mujadale outstayed his rivals to record a brave win in the Ballarat Cup ...