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Snow Sky Still Chance for 2015 Melbourne Cup Run

Snow Sky Still Chance for 2015 Melbourne Cup Run

Despite connections of the Sir Michael Stoute-trained stallion Snow Sky considering a range of the season’s other international majors the Melbourne Cup 2015 at Flemington Racecourse on the first Tuesday of November is still an option for the authoritative Hardwicke Stakes winner.

Former Melbourne Cup performed Brown Panther is sidelined for up to six weeks with a minor fracture. ...

Brown Panther Still Melbourne Cup 2013 Bound

Brown Panther Still Melbourne Cup 2013 Bound

Connections of British stayer Brown Panther have confirmed the Goodwood Cup winner is still in the frame for a 2013 Melbourne Cup campaign in Victoria this spring despite their recent health concerns.

The highly-rated Shirocco stallion, owned by retired soccer star Michael Owen, was scratched from last week’s Irish St Leger due to an elevated temperature.

However trainer Tom ...

Brown Panther Stalks 2013 Melbourne Cup Run

Brown Panther Stalks 2013 Melbourne Cup Run

He’s kicked many goals over his lucrative English soccer career and now the recently retired Michael Owen will look to score Australia’s greatest racing prize with his smart stayer Brown Panther a chance for the Melbourne Cup 2013 this November.

The Tom Dascombe-trained Shirocco five-year-old is only lightly raced with 15 starts to date, their most notable finish being ...