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Punters Fly French Flag for Americain in 2011 Melbourne Cup Odds

Punters Fly French Flag for Americain in 2011 Melbourne Cup Odds

With everyone in the Americain camp claiming the French-trained stayer is looking fitter and happier than they were 12 months ago heading into their first Melbourne Cup, the odds on the defending champ to become a dual Melbourne Cup winner in 2011 are steadily firming. Most of the talk this week regarding the $6.2 million…

Varenna Miss out to Break Tiara Drought

Varenna Miss out to Break Tiara Drought

Tony Noonan’s classy mare Varenna Miss may have skipped the Stradbroke and its associated QTC Cup winners’ hoodoo, but on Saturday she faces a similar battle against the stats for her start in the Tattersall’s Tiara. Redoute’s Choice four-year-old Varenna Miss claimed a massive upset when she stormed home to defeat the likes of fellow…

Stradbroke Miss Could Give Varenna the Tiara

Stradbroke Miss Could Give Varenna the Tiara

Mornington trainer Tony Noonan and connections are confident that their decision to bypass the $1 million Stradbroke Handicap showdown a fortnight ago with in-form mare Varenna Miss will be the key for her to secure an elite level win at Eagle Farm this Saturday. Redoute’s Choice four-year-old Varenna Miss bounced back from her disappointing ninth…