News About Melbourne Cup Runners

Will Ruscello Win Lexus Stakes – Melbourne Cup 2013 Double?

Will Ruscello Win Lexus Stakes – Melbourne Cup 2013 Double?

Only eight horses in history have done it and on Tuesday British raider Ruscello will attempt to win the Lexus Stakes – 2013 Melbourne Cup double. Just last Saturday the Ed Walker-trained five-year-old earned an 11th hour shot at the $6 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) when they earned a ballot free ride…

Will Tres Blue Lower Fiorente’s Flag in Melbourne Cup Results 2013?

Will Tres Blue Lower Fiorente’s Flag in Melbourne Cup Results 2013?

They are facing a tough Australian debut, their stablemate Fiorente is race favourite and they’ve drawn out in the carpark but does Gai Waterhouse’s other 2013 Melbourne Cup runner Tres Blue have any claims for an upset? There are 24 stayers making up the field for this year’s $6 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup…

Can Dear Demi Do It For the Girls in the 2013 Melbourne Cup?

Can Dear Demi Do It For the Girls in the 2013 Melbourne Cup?

There are three mares in the Melbourne Cup 2013 field including Dear Demi who is out to become the first of her kind to win the iconic handicap since the mighty Makybe Diva made it a triple in 2005. Since the Melbourne Cup was inaugurated in 1861 a total of 13 mares have taken it…

Will Geelong Cup Form Surprise for Ibicenco in Flemington Race 7?

Will Geelong Cup Form Surprise for Ibicenco in Flemington Race 7?

Over the years the Geelong Cup form has proven a handy one going into the iconic Melbourne Cup but in 2013 the bookies and punters have written off the Geelong Cup winner Ibicenco for Flemington Race 7 on Tuesday. Peter Moody’s Shirocco stallion Ibicenco caught the eye when thriving in the mud to win the…