News About Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival 2013

Fontelina On Track for 2013 Newmarket Handicap

Fontelina On Track for 2013 Newmarket Handicap

Lightly-raced gelding Fontelina will be given the chance to claim Group 1 honours at the 2013 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival when he contests the prestigious 2013 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on March 9. While the four-year-old has always shown ability, he emerged as a serious sprinter during the spring when he scored the biggest…

Brambles Out Of 2013 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival

Brambles Out Of 2013 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival

Peter Moody-trained gelding Brambles has been ruled out of both the 2013 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival and the 2013 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival after suffering a tendon injury. OTI Racing broke the news on twitter this morning that the four-year-old will miss his second straight campaign after travel sickness saw him withdrawn from the spring….

$1 million Bonus Up For Grabs at 2013 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival

$1 million Bonus Up For Grabs at 2013 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival

Racing Victoria have thrown out an enticing proposition ahead of the 2013 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival with a Group 1 Triple Crown Series launched offering a $1 million bonus. The $1 million bonus will be available to any horse that can achieve success in the Black Caviar Lightning, Oakleigh Plate and Newmarket Handicap or alternatively…