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Waller Eyes 2017 The Metropolitan for Tom Melbourne

Waller Eyes 2017 The Metropolitan for Tom Melbourne

The OTI Racing-owned import Tom Melbourne has moved to the Sydney stables of Chris Waller and could be set for a The Metropolitan 2017 campaign in the spring.

Top Sydney horseman Chris Waller has taken over the training of OTI Racing import Tom Melbourne. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Formerly prepared by Lee & Anthony Freedman, there’s little doubt that the ...

Grey Lion Roars Towards Australian Cup 2017

Grey Lion Roars Towards Australian Cup 2017

Matt Cumani’s imported galloper Grey Lion may have failed to run out a strong two miles in the Melbourne Cup but the Ballarat-based horseman is confident the horse will be better targeting the 2017 Australian Cup this time in.

Grey Lion will target the interstate Australian Cup – The BMW 2017 double this autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2016 Ballarat Cup Nominations Feature Turnitaround

2016 Ballarat Cup Nominations Feature Turnitaround

Matthew Williams’ Eclipse Stakes winner at Sandown last Saturday Turnitaround could be on a quick back-up into this Saturday’s Ballarat Cup 2016 field featuring in the nominations for the handicap clash.

Eclipse Stakes winner at Ladbrokes Park last weekend Turnitaround is one of the top 2016 Ballarat Cup nominations for Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Oceanographer to Melbourne Cup Following Lexus Stakes Win

Oceanographer to Melbourne Cup Following Lexus Stakes Win

Godolphin runner Oceanographer has confirmed himself as a Melbourne Cup starter after producing a huge turn of foot to win the Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington this afternoon.

Oceanographer produced a big turn of foot to win the Group 3 Lexus Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Oceanographer had to win the Lexus Stakes to be guaranteed ...

Pike Stands By to Ride Real Love in 2016 Melbourne Cup Field

Pike Stands By to Ride Real Love in 2016 Melbourne Cup Field

Perth-based hoop William Pike will secure his first ride in the ‘race that stops a nation’ heading east on the first Tuesday of November to partner Real Love in the Melbourne Cup 2016 field should she line-up in the two mile classic.

Real Love will reunite with Perth jockey William Pike should she line-up in the 2016 Melbourne Cup field ...

Gailo Chop Looking Great for 2015 Hong Kong Cup

Gailo Chop Looking Great for 2015 Hong Kong Cup

The OTI Racing-owned Mackinnon Stakes winning French raider Gailo Chop sets off overseas on Monday with the Australian contingent heading to Sha Tin Racecourse for a shot at the Hong Kong Cup 2015 on December 13.

Mackinnon Stakes winner Gailo Chop (inside) runs on December 13 at Sha Tin in the 2015 Hong Kong Cup. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Queen Elizabeth Target for Weir-Bound Manndawi

Queen Elizabeth Target for Weir-Bound Manndawi

European galloper Manndawi is set to join the Ballarat-based Darren Weir in Victoria after his penultimate run for English horseman Ed Dunlop in the 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes this Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Ed Dunlop’s Geelong Cup third placegetter Manndawi will target the Queen Elizabeth Stakes – Sandown Classic double before being transferred to Darren Weir. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

2015 Cox Plate Invite for Highland Reel

2015 Cox Plate Invite for Highland Reel

An official invitation from the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) has thrown Irish galloper Highland Reel into the Cox Plate 2015 mix and futures betting markets for the ‘race where legends are made’ this spring.

Aidan O’Brien could shoot for another Cox Plate victory in 2015 after preparing the first international winner of the classic with Adelaide (pictured) last spring. ...

173 Included in 2015 Cox Plate Nominations

173 Included in 2015 Cox Plate Nominations

A talented list of 173 local and international runners have been included in nominations for the 2015 Cox Plate (2040m); set to be contested as the feature race at Moonee Valley Racecourse on October 24th.

Criterion leads Australia’s charge in 2015 Cox Plate nominations. Photo: Steve Hart

Having been taken out by Northern Hemisphere three-year-old Adelaide in 2014, ...

2015 Melbourne Cup Too Early for Bathyrhon

2015 Melbourne Cup Too Early for Bathyrhon

Swedish trainer Pia Brandt has declared the Melbourne Cup 2015 as coming around too soon for her progressive stayer Bathyrhon but has long term plans to target next year’s edition of the ‘race that stops a nation’ down under.

OTI-raced Gatewood is a $101 roughie for the 2015 Melbourne Cup down under this spring. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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