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Wet Track for 2010 Melbourne Cup Suits Weld Profoundly – Can Profound Beauty Win Melbourne Cup 2010?

Wet Track for 2010 Melbourne Cup Suits Weld Profoundly – Can Profound Beauty Win Melbourne Cup 2010?

There is less than a week to go before the 2010 Melbourne Cup ‘stops the nation’ at 3pm (AEDST) on Tuesday November 2 at Flemington, and with rain predicted Irish trainer Dermot Weld is all smiles with his classy mare Profound Beauty suited to a softer track. Two years ago Profound Beauty finished fifth behind…

Shocking & Americain Firm in 2010 Melbourne Cup Odds

Shocking & Americain Firm in 2010 Melbourne Cup Odds

The punters continue to ease off So You Think to win the 2010 Melbourne Cup next Tuesday at Flemington racecourse, with odds on the dual Cox Plate champion further drifting out overnight while the price on Shocking continued to firm. Yesterday afternoon leading online bookie installed Mark Kavanagh’s reigning Melbourne Cup winner Shocking as the…

Shocking Overtakes So You Think as 2010 Melbourne Cup Favourite

Shocking Overtakes So You Think as 2010 Melbourne Cup Favourite

Mark Kavanagh’s reigning champion Shocking has overtaken So You Think as the outright favourite to win the 2010 Melbourne Cup on Tuesday November 2 after big money has come in for the defending Melbourne Cup winner today. Earlier this morning Bart Cummings’ superstar So You Think sat at the top Melbourne Cup betting markets after…

2010 Geelong Cup Winner Americain Beats Moudre & Exceptionally

2010 Geelong Cup Winner Americain Beats Moudre & Exceptionally

Classy French stayer Americain has won the $225,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup (2406m) this afternoon, beating home a top field of stayers in one of the last lead-up runs for the 2010 Melbourne Cup. The American bred six-year-old is prepared by one of Europe’s premier trainers Alain de Royer Dupre and was having his first…

Will Profound Beauty Win Weld Third Melbourne Cup in 2010?

Will Profound Beauty Win Weld Third Melbourne Cup in 2010?

The last of the international raiders set to target the 2010 Melbourne Cup at Flemington this spring has landed in Australia with the Dermot Weld-trained Profound Beauty arriving at the Werribee quarantine centre on Tuesday. One of the world’s most revered trainers, Dermot Weld is the only European trainer to win the iconic Melbourne Cup…

Godolphin Trio Arrive for 2010 Melbourne Cup Campaign

Godolphin Trio Arrive for 2010 Melbourne Cup Campaign

Three horses from the world’s biggest horse racing venture Godolphin arrived in Victoria today ready to embark on a campaign targeting the 2010 Melbourne Cup at Flemington on Tuesday November 2. Campanologist, Eastern Aria and Holberg have all entered quarantine at the Werribee horse centre in preparation for their Australian race debuts. Of the trio,…

Profound Beauty Confirmed for 2010 Melbourne Cup

Profound Beauty Confirmed for 2010 Melbourne Cup

Dermot Weld’s star seven-year-old Profound Beauty has been confirmed for the 2010 Melbourne Cup this spring, the mare Weld’s top chance of giving the Irish trainer his third Melbourne Cup victory. Danehill mare Profound Beauty has been in sensational form this season winning both the Challenge Stakes and Ballyroan Stakes before finishing a gallant second…

What are the Chances So You Think will Win the Melbourne Cup in 2010?

What are the Chances So You Think will Win the Melbourne Cup in 2010?

Just over a month out from the 2010 Melbourne Cup on Tuesday November 2 at Flemington, the Races.com.au team are assessing the chances the top Cup contenders, including So You Think, have of taking out the 150th anniversary of this iconic race to help punters with their Melbourne Cup betting! First up we have a…

2010 Melbourne Cup Odds

2010 Melbourne Cup Odds

After the running of a number of early Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival features over the past fortnight, Australia’s leading online bookmaker Sportsbet have updated the 2010 Melbourne Cup Odds. Two turf stars are now sharing equal favouritism to become the 150th Emirates Melbourne Cup winner this Tuesday November 2, with Bart Cummings’ classy mare Dariana…

International Runners Bauer & Campanologist Bound for 2010 Melbourne Cup

International Runners Bauer & Campanologist Bound for 2010 Melbourne Cup

There is sure to be a strong international presence in the 2010 Melbourne Cup field on Tuesday November 2 after the confirmation that two more overseas raiders, Bauer and Campanologist, are heading Down Under for the 150th running of the famous Flemington handicap. Luca Cumani’s veteran grey Bauer finished a devastatingly close second to Viewed…