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2016 Champion’s Mile Field & Barriers: Bow Creek Draws 11

2016 Champion’s Mile Field & Barriers: Bow Creek Draws 11

The Australian representative in Sunday’s Champion’s Mile 2016 field at Sha Tin Racecourse in Hong Kong, the John O’Shea-trained Bow Creek has work to do after drawing wide in barrier 11 for the Group 1 clash.

The Godolphin-raced Australian raider Bow Creek has a wide barrier 11 draw for Sunday’s Champion’s Mile at Sha Tin in Hong Kong. Photo: ...

Ace Chairman’s Sprint 2016 Barrier Draw for Buffering

Ace Chairman’s Sprint 2016 Barrier Draw for Buffering

Brisbane-based horseman Robert Heathcote couldn’t be happier with the gun barrier three draw for his stable ace Buffering who lines-up against a crack field of international sprint stars in Sunday’s 2016 Chairman’s Sprint Prize in Hong Kong.

Buffering is drawn a treat in barrier three of 14 for the 2016 Chairman’s Sprint Prize at Sha Tin in Hong Kong this ...

2015 Melbourne Cup Odds: The United States Eases

2015 Melbourne Cup Odds: The United States Eases

The United States has been a shining light for Macedon Lodge through an impressive 2015 Spring Carnival campaign but has interestingly drifted to 2015 Melbourne Cup odds of $21 overnight, from a quote of $19.

The United States’ Melbourne Cup odds have drifted. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The United States began his racing tenure under the guidance of leading Irish ...

Williams Confident with Bondi Beach in 2015 Melbourne Cup

Williams Confident with Bondi Beach in 2015 Melbourne Cup

Four-time Melbourne Cup winning owner Lloyd Williams has a trio of hopefuls lining up as he chases his fifth ‘Loving Trophy’ in the 2015 edition of Flemington’s famous two mile showdown and it could be the lightly-raced Bondi Beach who is his best chance.

Bondi Beach is considered by owner Lloyd Williams as his best of three hopes to ...

Team Williams has 3 2015 Melbourne Cup runners

Team Williams has 3 2015 Melbourne Cup runners

Team Williams headed by Lloyd and his son Nick are among the owners of three runners in the 2015 Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) to be run at Flemington on Saturday.

The United States is one of three Melbourne Cup runners part owned by Lloyd Williams. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Lloyd Williams will be chasing his fifth ...

Amralah Out of Melbourne Cup Field 2015

Amralah Out of Melbourne Cup Field 2015

Connections of Herbert Power Stakes winner Amralah are facing the loss of a genuine 2015 Melbourne Cup contender for next Tuesday’s ‘race that stops a nation’ after the horse was ruled out of the two mile classic.

Amralah has been ruled out of the 2015 Melbourne Cup field for four-time Melbourne Cup winning owner Lloyd Williams. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

Doyle Scores Cox Plate 2015 Ride on Complacent

Doyle Scores Cox Plate 2015 Ride on Complacent

International hoop James Doyle is a late alternation to replace Hong Kong-based Brazilian hoop Joao Moreira on the John O’Shea-trained Complacent in the 2015 Cox Plate this weekend in Melbourne.

Complacent will have international Godolphin-retained rider James Doyle in the saddle for Saturday’s 2015 Cox Plate in Melbourne. Photo: Steve Hart.

O’Shea and the Godolphin stable saddle-up two of ...

Contributer Targets Mackinnon Stakes 2015

Contributer Targets Mackinnon Stakes 2015

John O’Shea confirmed a 2015 Mackinnon Stakes target Saturday week on Victoria Derby Day at Flemington Racecourse for the Godolphin stable’s non-acceptor for this weekend’s Cox Plate Contributer.

Cox Plate non-acceptor Contributer will be saved another week for the 2015 Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington on October 31. Photo: Steve Hart.

O’Shea has two starters in Saturday’s capacity 14-starer field ...

2015 Caulfield Cup Next for Craven Plate Winner Complacent

2015 Caulfield Cup Next for Craven Plate Winner Complacent

After a thrilling battle down the Randwick straight between the John O’Shea-trained stablemates Complacent and Hauraki to win the Craven Plate quinella for Godolphin, both the winner and runner-up are set for a Melbourne raid targeting the Caulfield Cup 2015.

Complacent (inside) and Hauraki (outside) are 2015 Caulfield Cup bound in Melbourne after running the Craven Plate ...

2015 Craven Plate Tips and Betting Preview

2015 Craven Plate Tips and Betting Preview

Ten runners have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Group 3 Craven Plate (2000m) at Royal Randwick; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Clear favourite Complacent will be hard to beat in the 2015 Craven Plate. Photo: Steve Hart

Complacent ($2) has returned to racing in ...