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Fifth Melbourne Cup Bid on for Red Cadeaux

Fifth Melbourne Cup Bid on for Red Cadeaux

Ed Dunlop’s three-time Melbourne Cup runner-up Red Cadeaux has secured a fifth attempt at Melbourne Cup glory down under this spring with a brave third in the Geoffrey Freer Stakes over the weekend at Newbury Racecourse.

Red Cadeaux will run in the 2015 Melbourne Cup this Flemington in his fifth straight shot at the ‘race that stops a ...

Dunlop Gears Up Melbourne Cup 2015 Duo

Dunlop Gears Up Melbourne Cup 2015 Duo

English horseman Ed Dunlop is continuing 2015 Melbourne Cup preparations for two of his top stayers in veteran galloper and regular Victorian visitor Red Cadeaux and stablemate Trip To Paris.

Red Cadeaux could contest a fifth consecutive edition of the Melbourne Cup at Flemington this November. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A rising 10-year-old, Cadeaux Genereux gelding Red Cadeaux’s ...

Fourth Melbourne Cup Day Appearance from Red Cadeaux

Fourth Melbourne Cup Day Appearance from Red Cadeaux

Newmarket’s Ed Dunlop has said that if all goes well with veteran stayer Red Cadeaux this season the dual Melbourne Cup runner-up will be there on Melbourne Cup Day 2014 for a fourth shot at the ‘race that stops a nation’.

Dual Melbourne Cup runner-up Red Cadeaux (inside) could be back for a fourth shot this spring. Photo: Race Horse ...

2014 Mornington Cup Prelude Final Field – Laidback Larry Chasing Fifth Straight Win

2014 Mornington Cup Prelude Final Field – Laidback Larry Chasing Fifth Straight Win

Progressive stayer Laidback Larry will be chasing his fifth straight win when he makes his black type racing debut in the 2014 Mornington Cup Prelude (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Laidback Larry will be stepping up in class when he contests the 2014 Mornington Cup Prelude at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart

Laidback Larry (barrier 13) finished his winter ...

2013 Hong Kong Vase Final Field And Betting Preview

2013 Hong Kong Vase Final Field And Betting Preview

There is no Australian-trained runners in the 2013 Hong Kong Vase final field but there will still be plenty of local interest in the Group 1 event that will be run at Sha Tin on Sunday; with Red Cadeaux, Mount Athos, Simenon, Dandino and Dunadenall set to contest the prestigious race.

Dunaden is one of five ...

2013 Spring Cups Mission for Royal Empire

2013 Spring Cups Mission for Royal Empire

Global racing empire Godolphin’s bid to win an elusive Caulfield or Melbourne Cup trophy down under continues this spring with their latest down under bound stayer, Royal Empire, winning their UK start on the weekend.

Red Cadeaux (pictured outside) was second to Royal Empire in the Geoffrey Freer Stakes on the weekend. Photo: Taron Clarke.

The Teofilo stallion ...

Mount Athos’s Melbourne Cup 2013 Climb Confirmed

Mount Athos’s Melbourne Cup 2013 Climb Confirmed

The path one of the 2013 Melbourne Cup top fancies will take heading towards the world’s richest handicap on the first Tuesday of November has been reveled with England’s Luca Cumani announcing the lead-up campaign of Mount Athos.

Equal second Melbourne Cup favourite Mount Athos will have two more runs at home before their trip down under. Photo: Race ...

Melbourne Cup Betting Update – Mount Athos & Dunaden Favourites

Melbourne Cup Betting Update – Mount Athos & Dunaden Favourites

The Melbourne Cup 2012 is nearing ever closer and the betting markets have continued to reshuffle.

Mount Athos and Dunaden are currently the new favourites and are paying odds of $7 to win the 2012 Melbourne Cup at bookmaker.com.au.

Five-year-old Mount Athos has found himself well supported with Australian punters due to his recent flawless race record.

Dunaden is currently ...

2012 Melbourne Cup Timeform Predicts Mount Athos Victory

2012 Melbourne Cup Timeform Predicts Mount Athos Victory

According to the Timeform ratings, Mount Athos is the most likely winner of today’s 2012 Melbourne Cup at Flemington Racecourse.

With his Timeform rating of 123, Mount Athos is in the box seat to provide his trainer, Luca Cumani, with his very first Melbourne Cup winner.

Mount Athos has won seven of his 20 race starts and has earned ...

2012 Melbourne Cup Trifecta Tips

2012 Melbourne Cup Trifecta Tips

The 2012 Melbourne Cup is less than 24 hours away, and here we have put together the latest Melbourne Cup trifecta tips to help you win big in the race.

We are tipping Mount Athos to win the 2012 Melbourne Cup tomorrow November 6, 2012.

The Montjeu gelding has won seven of his 20 race starts and has earned more ...