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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?

Japan’s Hokko Brave is out to become just the third eight-year-old in Melbourne Cup history to win the Flemington two mile classic. ...

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?

Big Orange (pictured) dons the No. 5 saddlecloth in the 2015 Melbourne Cup that ...

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.

Japanese entrant Fame Game stands to do the most damage in 2015 ...

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.

Snow Sky tops the 2015 Melbourne Cup weights on Tuesday out to join Makybe Diva (2005) to carry 58kg to ...

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.

Japanese raider Hokko Brave is in great condition ahead of Tuesday’s 2015 Melbourne ...

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.

Fame Game jumps from barrier 12 of 24 in Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup 2015 field looking to salute for the punters. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A capacity field ...

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.

Irish galloper Max Dynamite is one of the best fancied of the 11 internationals in the 2015 Melbourne Cup field for next Tuesday at ...

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.

Fame Game is early favourite to win the 2015 Melbourne Cup and emulate Delta Blues (2006) who won the Flemington classic for Japan. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The $6.2 million Group 1 ...

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.

Champion jockey Damien Oliver will take the ride on Snow Sky in the 2015 Caulfield Cup. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell...

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.

Mongolian Khan remains favourite in 2015 Caulfield Cup betting markets. Photo: Steve Hart

It is a fine day in the greater Melbourne ...