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2017 Melbourne Cup Still on Cards For Tiberian

2017 Melbourne Cup Still on Cards For Tiberian

French galloper Tiberian may have finished a well-beaten last in the Group 1 Grand Prix De Saint-Cloud over the weekend but the horse’s Australian co-owner Darren Dance hasn’t ruled out a Melbourne Cup 2017 bid down under this spring. The Alain Couetil-trained five-year-old never got close in the mile and a half feature, won by…

2017 Melbourne Cup for Runner-Up Heartbreak City

2017 Melbourne Cup for Runner-Up Heartbreak City

The connections of Tuesday’s devastatingly close runner-up behind Almandin in the ‘race that stops a nation’, Heartbreak City, hope to return for a second shot in the Melbourne Cup 2017. This year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) was a magnificent battle over the final 300m by two stayers from back in the…

Melbourne Cup 2016 Exotics Payouts & Results

Melbourne Cup 2016 Exotics Payouts & Results

The official 2016 Melbourne Cup finishing order is now complete with the iconic Flemington Race 7 run and won for another season, the Lloyd Williams-owned Almandin handing the team a fifth win, the full exotic Melbourne Cup payouts and betting results for the ‘race that stops a nation’ listed below. This season’s $6.2 million Group…

2016 Melbourne Cup Winner Almandin: Fifth for Williams

2016 Melbourne Cup Winner Almandin: Fifth for Williams

Goliath racehorse owner Lloyd Williams celebrated his fifth ‘Loving Trophy’ with market mover Almandin just heading the brave Irish raider Heartbreak City to win the Melbourne Cup 2016. Williams enjoyed previous victories in the ‘race that stops a nation’ with: Just A Dash (1981), What A Nuisance (1985), Efficient (2007) and Green Moon (2012) before…

Predicted Melbourne Cup Results 2016: Finishing Order

Predicted Melbourne Cup Results 2016: Finishing Order

The 2016 Melbourne Cup results will be known when the ‘race that stops a nation’ runs at 3:00pm (AEDT) this afternoon as Flemington Race 7, but before the two mile classic is run and won see below for the Races.com.au predicted Melbourne Cup finishing order. It’s a mixed bag for the punters in the markets…

Melbourne Cup 2016 Betting Update: Hartnell Favourite

Melbourne Cup 2016 Betting Update: Hartnell Favourite

The John O’Shea-trained Hartnell remains the firm favourite in 2016 Melbourne Cup betting for this Tuesday’s edition of the ‘race that stops a nation’. A capacity field of 24 Melbourne Cup horses are engaged for the $6 million two-mile classic, set to run as Flemington Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEDT) with the $5 top fancy…

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

Hartnell remains on top of 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets after he finished second behind Winx in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley this afternoon. Hartnell was no match for Winx in the final stages of the Cox Plate – she almost effortlessly put eight lengths on her rivals to record the most dominant Cox…

Da Big Hoss Could Represent USA in Melbourne Cup 2016

Da Big Hoss Could Represent USA in Melbourne Cup 2016

North America could have their maiden runner in a Melbourne Cup field in 2016 with the USA’s premier stayer Da Big Hoss among the strong international contingent nominated for this year’s edition of the two mile classic. Racing Victoria received 124 nominations on Tuesday for the $6.2 million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m), the ‘race…