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Appleby’s Frontiersman on 2017 Melbourne Cup Hunt

Appleby’s Frontiersman on 2017 Melbourne Cup Hunt

The Charlie Appleby-trained Godolphin galloper Frontiersman is on the hunt for a Melbourne Cup 2017 bid down under this spring racing next-up at Newmarket in the UK this week. The iconic $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) run at Flemington on Tuesday November 7 could be on the cards for the Dubawi stallion…

Qewy Primed for 2016 Sandown Cup

Qewy Primed for 2016 Sandown Cup

Assistant trainer James Ferguson is confident that Qewy is primed to end his Australian tenure in the best way possible, when he lines up for the Listed Sandown Cup (3200m) at Ladbrokes Park on Saturday afternoon. Qewy has been one of the shining lights of prominent British trainer Charlie Appleby’s 2016 Spring Carnival assault, which…

Qewy draws the rails in 2016 Sandown Cup

Qewy draws the rails in 2016 Sandown Cup

Melbourne Cup fourth placegetter Qewy has drawn barrier one in the Listed $150,000 Sandown Cup (3200m) at Sandown on Saturday. Qewy, from the powerful Godolphin stable, could give English trainer Charlie Appleby another feature race win after the seven year old won the Group 3 $300,000 Geelong Cup (2400m) at Geelong on October 19. Qewy…

Francis Of Assisi demolishes the Queen Elizabeth Stakes Field

Francis Of Assisi demolishes the Queen Elizabeth Stakes Field

Godolphin owned stayer Francis Of Assisi put in strong claims for next year’s Melbourne Cup with a ten lengths demolition of the field in the Group 3 $300,000 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington today. English jockey William Buick had Francis Of Assisi ($5.50) travelling sweetly behind the predicted leader Tom Melbourne ($2.40 favourite) and…

Melbourne Cup 2016 Odds: Final Betting Update

Melbourne Cup 2016 Odds: Final Betting Update

The 2016 Melbourne Cup is next to jump at Flemington Racecourse today and below we take a look at the latest Melbourne Cup odds and betting update for the ‘race that stops a nation’. With no scratchings, this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) is set to run with a capacity 24…

Latest Melbourne Cup Odds 2016: Almandin Firms

Latest Melbourne Cup Odds 2016: Almandin Firms

Almandin is one of the early Cup Day market movers in the ‘race that stops a nation’ firming in the 2016 Melbourne Cup odds to hand owner Lloyd Williams a fifth ‘Loving Trophy’. Williams’ most recent Melbourne Cup winner was Green Moon (2012), the prolific owner now chasing another victory with four horses in this…

2016 Melbourne Cup Tips: Hoodoos & History

2016 Melbourne Cup Tips: Hoodoos & History

The Melbourne Cup has a long and esteemed history, and all those runnings of the ‘race that stops a nation’ have revealed plenty of hoodoos and trends you can use for your Melbourne Cup 2016 tips this Tuesday. 24 horses line-up in the world’s richest handicap when the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup…

Two Word Melbourne Cup 2016 Form Guide

Two Word Melbourne Cup 2016 Form Guide

The world’s richest handicap race and the headline event run down under annually runs on Tuesday at Flemington Racecourse – the Races.com.au team’s exclusive 2016 Melbourne Cup Form Guide in two words found right here. Due to jump as Flemington Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEDT) – this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup…

Will Oceanographer be the 2016 Melbourne Cup Winner?

Will Oceanographer be the 2016 Melbourne Cup Winner?

After an impressive Lexus Stakes win to make the field for the ‘race that stops a nation’ the question is now whether the Charlie Appleby-trained UK raider Oceanographer can be the Melbourne Cup 2016 winner? Tuesday will be the third Australian start for the Godolphin-raced Sea The Stars gelding when Oceanographer lines-up as one of…

2016 Melbourne Cup Results: Aussies vs Internationals

2016 Melbourne Cup Results: Aussies vs Internationals

More and more the ‘race that stops a nation’ is becoming a case of the local Aussie-trained or bred stayers against the international charge, but which camp will head the Melbourne Cup 2016 results on Tuesday? The full 24 horse field is engaged for the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) with markets…