News About Maldivian

Shamus Award Primed For Orr Stakes

Shamus Award Primed For Orr Stakes

Trainer Danny O’Brien believes that Shamus Award is primed for the Group 1 Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield next Saturday after recording a dominant win in a jump out at Flemington this morning.

Shamus Award will return to the races for the first time since his famous Cox Plate victory in the Orr Stakes at Caulfield next weekend. Photo by: ...

Cox Plate 2011 Betting Specials – Markets for Every Punter

Cox Plate 2011 Betting Specials – Markets for Every Punter

This Saturday the 2011 Cox Plate will take center stage at Moonee Valley and while there is plenty of value to be found in the straight-out Win, Place and Exotic markets on Australasia’s weight-for-age championship, for punters looking at something a little different the bookies are offering a great range of special markets on everything from the winning margin to ...

Predatory Pricer Out For Spring, Maldivian Retired

Predatory Pricer Out For Spring, Maldivian Retired

Predatory Pricer’s spring campaign has come to an end after finishing 12th in Saturday’s Caulfield Cup.

After what described by jockey Steven King as an “absolutely disastrous” run at Caulfield, the galloper was found yesterday to have a suspensory ligament injury and will be out for three to six months.

Trainer Paul Murray found heat in the off-side front leg ...

Spring Campaign Over For Maldivian

Spring Campaign Over For Maldivian

Melbourne Cup hopeful Maldivian is out of the Spring Racing Carnival after pulling up lame during this morning’s track work.

The seven year old sustained a 12.5 per cent tear to a tendon, which was discovered during a routine vet check.

Trainer Mark Kavanagh is devastated by the news as the Cox Plate winner was scheduled to run in this ...

Viewed Returns To Flemington For Turnbull Stakes

Viewed Returns To Flemington For Turnbull Stakes

Melbourne Cup winner Viewed will have his first run at Flemington for the year with this Saturday’s Turnbull Stakes.

Trained by Bart Cummings, the six year-old is expected to turn heads with a stellar performance after a good rest from the autumn racing carnival.

Stable Foreman Reg Fleming said the horse is doing as well as, if not better than ...

2009 Melbourne Cup Weights Announced

2009 Melbourne Cup Weights Announced

Previous Melbourne Cup champion Efficient and Cox Plate victor Maldivian top this year’s Melbourne Cup weights, having been allotted 58 kg each for the nation’s favourite race.

On Wednesday Racing Victoria’s chief handicapper Greg Carpenter announced the weights for two of the Spring Carnival’s elite races, the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups.

Punters across the nation have been eager for the ...