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Excess Knowledge’s Melbourne Cup Odds Drift

Excess Knowledge’s Melbourne Cup Odds Drift

Excess Knowledge gained ballot-free entry into the race that stops a nation through success in the Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) over the weekend, but the classy Gai Waterhouse-trained stayer has been forgotten in betting markets for the featured event at Flemington this afternoon as has drifted to Melbourne Cup odds of $31.

Excess Knowledge has continued to drift ...

2016 Melbourne Cup More Likely for Forever Now

2016 Melbourne Cup More Likely for Forever Now

One of the lightly weighted European entries for the world’s richest handicap at Flemington this November, Forever Now is more likely to be saved for the Melbourne Cup 2016 with the stayer instead targeting a Newmarket run at home this season.

The now Martyn Meade-trained Galileo stallion is a Northern Hemisphere four-year-old who has won two from 10 to ...

Criterion Runs Second Last in Juddmonte International

Criterion Runs Second Last in Juddmonte International

Lindsay Park’s 2015 Cox Plate-bound stallion Criterion ran second last when sixth behind upset winner Arabian Queen overnight in the Juddmonte International at York Racecourse for his final international run before returning home for the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

Criterion is still spot on for a 2015 Cox Plate bid despite a failed Group 1 run in ...

Criterion $34 Shot for Juddmonte International

Criterion $34 Shot for Juddmonte International

Star Aussie galloper Criterion is currently installed as a $34 outsider for his latest run overseas this Wednesday when taking on seven rivals in the 2015 Juddmonte International at York Racecourse.

2015 Cox Plate hope Criterion is an outside chance in Wednesday’s Juddmonte International at York Racecourse. Photo: Steve Hart.

Prepared by Lindsay Park co-trainers David Hayes & Tom ...

Gatewood Best of OTI’s 2014 Melbourne Cup Horses

Gatewood Best of OTI’s 2014 Melbourne Cup Horses

Part-owner and manager of Australia’s OTI Racing Terry Henderson has declared their UK raider Gatewood as the best of the four Melbourne Cup 2014

Gatewood is one of four OTI-owned 2014 Melbourne Cup horses for Tuesday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

s the stable is saddling up on Tuesday at Flemington Racecourse.

In a horror result at yesterday’s Melbourne ...

Gatewood Gears Up for Melbourne Cup 2014

Gatewood Gears Up for Melbourne Cup 2014

Despite the likelihood of a firm Flemington track for the 2014 Melbourne Cup next Tuesday, Australian connections of the OTI Racing-owned, John Gosden-trained UK raider Gatewood are confident the stallion can make an impact in the ‘race that stops a nation’.

2012 Geelong Cup winner Gatewood is back for another shot after being balloted out of the Melbourne ...

23 Nominated for The Bart Cummings

23 Nominated for The Bart Cummings

A classy list of 23 runners have been nominated for an appearance in this weekend’s Group 3 The Bart Cummings (2520m) at Flemington Racecourse, highlighted by several exciting prospects leading into the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups.

Sea Moon has been included in nominations for the 2014 Bart Cummings. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Touted as a leading contender before ...

Gatewood Confirmed For 2014 Melbourne Cup

Gatewood Confirmed For 2014 Melbourne Cup

After missing out on a run in the world’s richest handicap two years ago a Melbourne Cup 2014 assignment has been all but confirmed for the OTI-owned raider Gatewood after their win in France over the weekend.

Gatewood is 2014 Melbourne Cup bound after a tidy win in France over the weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Sunday night ...

2014 Melbourne Cup Bid for OTI’s Gatewood

2014 Melbourne Cup Bid for OTI’s Gatewood

Former Geelong Cup winner Gatewood is the headline European stayer set to travel down under for a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign for Victorian-based syndicate OTI Racing.

2012 Geelong Cup winner Gatewood is set to return down under for a shot at the Melbourne Cup 2014. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

OTI have plans to bring over a contingent ...

Mount Athos Deserves Hong Kong Vase 2013 Win – Williams

Mount Athos Deserves Hong Kong Vase 2013 Win – Williams

Star Australian hoop Craig Williams would love to ride this weekend’s 2013 Hong Kong Vase winner believing his mount in the Sha Tin classic Mount Athos is deserving of a Group 1 triumph.

Mount Athos is out to break their Group 1 duck in Sunday's Hong Kong Vase 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Williams rode the Luca Cumani-trained ...