News About Michael Bell

Return 2017 Melbourne Cup Bid for Qewy

Return 2017 Melbourne Cup Bid for Qewy

Last year’s Geelong Cup – Sandown Cup double winning English raider Qewy looks on track for a return trip to Australia this spring for a second shot at the Melbourne Cup in 2017. The Godolphin-raced son of Street Cry is prepared at Newmarket by Charlie Appleby and enjoyed a successful spring bid down under last…

Highland Reel Heads 2016 Hong Kong Vase Field & Odds

Highland Reel Heads 2016 Hong Kong Vase Field & Odds

Aidan O’Brien’s Australian-performed Irish galloper Highland Reel is clear favourite to take out Sunday’s Hong Kong Vase 2016 at Sha Tin Racecourse on the world-famous Hong Kong International Race Day. The Galileo stallion is one of 13 hopefuls confirmed to face off in the HK$16.5 million (AUD$2.8m) Longines Hong Kong Vase (2400m) over the mile…

2016 Zipping Classic Winner Beautiful Romance Gets the Bob

2016 Zipping Classic Winner Beautiful Romance Gets the Bob

In an extraordinary day for the powerhouse Godolphin stable the Saeed Bin Suroor-trained mare Beautiful Romance from the UK enjoyed a narrow win by the bob of the head in the Zipping Classic 2016 at Ladbrokes Park. Earlier on the card the Charlie Appleby-trained Qewy won the Sandown Cup for the stable, before the local…

2016 Zipping Classic Tips & Odds Update

2016 Zipping Classic Tips & Odds Update

The Zipping Classic 2016 is set to steal the show at Ladbrokes Park at Sandown this weekend, betting tips and the updated odds on the mile and a half feature found below. Due to jump as Sandown Race 7 at 4:00pm (AEDT) as part of a bumper 10 race card for the final Melbourne Spring…

Late Mail Melbourne Cup Exacta 2016 Tip

Late Mail Melbourne Cup Exacta 2016 Tip

The form tips and expert selections on Flemington Race 7 are flooding in with the count down on until 3:00pm (AEDT) and below is the Races.com.au late mail 2016 Melbourne Cup Exacta betting tip. A capacity 24-starter field is engaged for this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) giving race fans and…

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Tips

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Tips

The countdown is on until this spring’s edition of the ‘race that stops a nation’ and below are the exclusive Races.com.au Melbourne Cup 2016 tips and exotic selections. Running as Flemington Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEDT) on the first Tuesday of November as is tradition, this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m)…

Can Big Orange Win at Juicy 2016 Melbourne Cup Odds?

Can Big Orange Win at Juicy 2016 Melbourne Cup Odds?

Earlier in the picture the Michael Bell-trained UK raider Big Orange was shaping up as one of the most overs in Melbourne Cup betting and even with a notable money train rolling in for him he still looks a juicy 2016 Melbourne Cup tip. When the official field for Tuesday’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates…

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Big Orange Tough to Beat

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Big Orange Tough to Beat

Trainer Michael Bell is confident that Big Orange will prove tough to beat on Tuesday after drawing into the 2016 Melbourne Cup field in barrier 7. Big Orange was one of the standout performers of the 2015 edition of the race that stops a nation, and boxed on well for fifth behind Prince Of Penzance…

2016 Melbourne Cup Field Takes Shape: Second Acceptances

2016 Melbourne Cup Field Takes Shape: Second Acceptances

There are just 32 hopeful stayers still in the mix for the ‘race that stops a nation’ after the release of Melbourne Cup 2016 second acceptances. The world’s richest handicap, the $6 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) runs as Flemington Race 7 on Tuesday November 1. Each year the Melbourne Cup field has…

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

Hartnell remains on top of 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets after he finished second behind Winx in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley this afternoon. Hartnell was no match for Winx in the final stages of the Cox Plate – she almost effortlessly put eight lengths on her rivals to record the most dominant Cox…