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Blackiston Launches 2014 Melbourne Cup Assault

Blackiston Launches 2014 Melbourne Cup Assault

This Saturday at Caulfield Racecourse Nigel Blackiston has a trio from his Flemington stables resuming on PB Lawrence Stakes Day including two with possible Melbourne Cup 2014 ambitions. Across three races Blackiston will saddle-up Spring Cups hopes Desert Jeuney and Let’s Make Adeal along with You’re So Good who is shaping up as a nice…

Outback Joe Bred for 2014 Melbourne Cup Win

Outback Joe Bred for 2014 Melbourne Cup Win

This spring Nigel Blackiston has his sights set on a Melbourne Cup 2014 victory with Adelaide Cup winner Outback Joe who is out to emulate his champion dam Let’s Elope in the ‘race that stops a nation’. Bart Cummings’ New Zealand-bred Let’s Elope became the first mare in over 50 years to complete the iconic…

Adelaide Cup Winner Firms in 2014 Sydney Cup Betting

Adelaide Cup Winner Firms in 2014 Sydney Cup Betting

After a dominant staying performance in Monday’s Adelaide Cup, Nigel Blackiston’s Melbourne-based galloper Outback Joe has firmed in the markets for next month’s Sydney Cup 2014 at Randwick. The Elvstroem six-year-old was given a confident ride by Cox Plate winning jockey Chad Schofield in yesterday’s $400,000 Group 2 feature, Outback Joe holding off a late…

Outback Joe Claims 2014 Adelaide Cup With Strong Staying Performance

Outback Joe Claims 2014 Adelaide Cup With Strong Staying Performance

In form hoop Chad Schofield claimed his second major race win in three days when he steered tough stayer Outback Joe to victory in the 2014 Adelaide Cup at Morphettville this afternoon. Schofield positioned Outback Joe just off the pace in the early stages of the race, while pre-race favourites Big Memory and Cooldini took…

Cooldini Heads Adelaide Cup Odds 2014

Cooldini Heads Adelaide Cup Odds 2014

Markets are out and heating up for this afternoon’s 2014 Adelaide Cup at Morphettville Racecourse with the Robert Smerdon-trained Victorian visitor Cooldini heading the odds for one of the country’s last remaining two mile classics. Run as Race 7 at 4:00pm (local time) this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Tattsbet Adelaide Cup (3200m) originally drew a…

2014 Adelaide Cup Final Field Released

2014 Adelaide Cup Final Field Released

The 2014 Adelaide Cup final field and barrier draw has been released; with a field of sixteen runners set to contest the Group 2 event at Morphettville on Monday. Perth Cup winner Black Tycoon will carry the top weight of 59kg in the Adelaide Cup and had his winning chances diminished further when connections drew…

Australia Day Cup Nominations – Imported Stayers To Clash Again

Australia Day Cup Nominations – Imported Stayers To Clash Again

Chris Waller-trained Brigantin will have the opportunity to turn-the-tables on Midsummer Sun in the Listed Australia Day Cup (2100m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Midsummer Sun recorded the first victory of his summer campaign in the Listed Gosford Cup (2100m) on January 10 and the duo have both been included in the nominations for the feature…

Young UK Hoop Scores New Year’s Day Win on Outback Joe

Young UK Hoop Scores New Year’s Day Win on Outback Joe

Young UK apprentice jockey Oisin Murphy enjoyed a stakes win to start the New Year at Flemington Racecourse on Wednesday saluting in the $150,000 Listed Bagot Handicap (2800m) aboard progressive stayer Outback Joe. Regular rider for famous English trainer Andrew Balding, Murphy is currently on loan to Melbourne’s Danny O’Brien for our summer. On New…