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What Age Will the 2015 Melbourne Cup Winner Be?

What Age Will the 2015 Melbourne Cup Winner Be?

Twenty-four horses are engaged to face off in the Melbourne Cup 2015 field at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon and one of the big questions the punters are asking is what age will this year’s Melbourne Cup winner be? History tells us lots of things when it comes to the ‘race that stops a nation’, including…

Most Successful Melbourne Cup Saddlecloths

Most Successful Melbourne Cup Saddlecloths

You can do the 2015 Melbourne Cup form all day and still be disappointed when a roughie takes out the ‘race that stops a nation’, so why not try tipping the Melbourne Cup winner via a different method like the most successful saddlecloths in the classic? There are 24 horses lining-up in Flemington Race 7…

Fame Game the Worst 2015 Melbourne Cup Betting Result for Bookmakers

Fame Game the Worst 2015 Melbourne Cup Betting Result for Bookmakers

In what is undoubtedly the biggest day in Australian racing from the perspective of trainers, jockeys, connections and punters, Ladbrokes Australia has revealed Japanese raider Fame Game is without doubt the worst result for bookmakers today, while a number of other clear Melbourne Cup betting trends have surfaced. Fame Game stamped himself as a serious…

2015 Melbourne Cup Weights Against Top Three

2015 Melbourne Cup Weights Against Top Three

Recent history goes against the top three weighted stayers in Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup 2015 field with Snow Sky (58kg), Criterion (57.5kg) and Fame Game (57kg) looking to break the hoodoo of heavily-weighted runners in Flemington’s famous Race 7. Due to jump at 3:00pm (AEST) tomorrow afternoon, the 24-starter $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup…

Hokko Brave Primed for Melbourne Cup Upset

Hokko Brave Primed for Melbourne Cup Upset

Plenty has been made about the chances of clear race favourite Fame Game leading into the 2015 Melbourne Cup, however the trainer of fellow Japanese raider Hokko Brave, Yasutoshi Matsunaga is thrilled with the condition of his runner and is confident he is a winning chance. Hokko Brave has been a strong and consistent performer…

Melbourne Cup 2015 Barrier Draw: Fame Game in 12

Melbourne Cup 2015 Barrier Draw: Fame Game in 12

Early favourite for the iconic ‘race that stops a nation’ next Tuesday, Japanese stayer Fame Game was a big winner in Saturday afternoon’s 2015 Melbourne Cup barrier draw coming up with gate 12. A capacity field of 24 face off in Flemington Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEST) on November 3 in the $6.2 million Group…

11 Internationals in Melbourne Cup 2015 Field

11 Internationals in Melbourne Cup 2015 Field

A record number of international raiders will take on the local stayers in the 2015 Melbourne Cup field next Tuesday, November 3, in Flemington Race 7 with 11 non-Southern Hemisphere trained visitors in the confirmed field. Twenty-four horses face off in this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m), 11 of which are…

Predicted 24 Horse 2015 Melbourne Cup Field

Predicted 24 Horse 2015 Melbourne Cup Field

With the final acceptances for the Melbourne Cup 2015 field closing at 4:30pm (AEST) this afternoon, below is the likely 24-horse line-up in Flemington Race 7 next Tuesday. The $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) is known as the ‘race that stops a nation’ and has a capacity 24-starter field with no emergencies….

Snow Sky’s Caulfield Cup Odds Continue to Firm

Snow Sky’s Caulfield Cup Odds Continue to Firm

Punters have continued to rally around Snow Sky for success in his Australian racing debut in Melbourne the afternoon; seeing the talented British raider into 2015 Caulfield Cup odds of $8.50 having opened at a quote of $11 earlier this week. Snow Sky has been a strong and consistent performer for notable British trainer Sir…

2015 Caulfield Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Caulfield Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

Ten races will be contested on 2015 Caulfield Cup Day in Melbourne this afternoon, highlighted by the Spring Carnival featured Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m), which has drawn a talented and capacity field of local and international stayers. It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne metropolitan area today, and while the Caulfield track…