News About Melbourne Cup Handicaps

Almoonqith Cops 1kg Melbourne Cup 2015 Penalty

Almoonqith Cops 1kg Melbourne Cup 2015 Penalty

Wednesday’s impressive Geelong Cup winner Almoonqith has received a one kilogram weight penalty for the 2015 Melbourne Cup at Flemington Racecourse on the first Tuesday of November. The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained import was given a gun ride by in-form hoop James McDonald to come from a midfield position and fly home to defeat…

Mongolian Khan Cops 1kg Melbourne Cup 2015 Penalty

Mongolian Khan Cops 1kg Melbourne Cup 2015 Penalty

Mongolian Khan sits top of the ballot for the ‘race that stops a nation’ on the first Tuesday of November and will rise one kilogram on his Caulfield Cup winning weight having copped a 1kg penalty for the 2015 Melbourne Cup. Racing Victoria’s chief handicapper Greg Carpenter gave the Murray Baker-trained New Zealand galloper a…