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Thomas Hobson Eyes Melbourne Cup 2017 Bid

Thomas Hobson Eyes Melbourne Cup 2017 Bid

Irish horseman William Mullins is eyeing a 2017 Melbourne Cup bid down under this spring with his veteran stayer Thomas Hobson after the galloper’s Ascot Stakes win in England this week. The seven-year-old son of Halling lined-up in the Royal Ascot feature as the 4/1 favourite and, despite being held-up at the back of the…

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Big Orange Tough to Beat

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Big Orange Tough to Beat

Trainer Michael Bell is confident that Big Orange will prove tough to beat on Tuesday after drawing into the 2016 Melbourne Cup field in barrier 7. Big Orange was one of the standout performers of the 2015 edition of the race that stops a nation, and boxed on well for fifth behind Prince Of Penzance…

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

Hartnell remains on top of 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets after he finished second behind Winx in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley this afternoon. Hartnell was no match for Winx in the final stages of the Cox Plate – she almost effortlessly put eight lengths on her rivals to record the most dominant Cox…

Almoonqith Peaking for 2016 Melbourne Cup

Almoonqith Peaking for 2016 Melbourne Cup

Trainer David Hayes believes that talented import Almoonqith is peaking at the right time for a strong performance in the 2016 Melbourne Cup, following an impressive run in the Caulfield Cup over the weekend. Almoonqith was unable to make anything of an impact through his first three starts this time in, but the six-year-old overcame…

2016 Cranbourne Cup Tips & Odds Update

2016 Cranbourne Cup Tips & Odds Update

On Sunday a field of nice stayers face off for a lucrative $300,000 in total prize money in the Cranbourne Cup 2016, betting tips and the latest odds for the Victorian feature found below. Due to run as Race 8 at 4:35pm (AEDT), a dozen runners face off in this year’s Listed Cranbourne Cup (2025m)…

2016 Herbert Power Stakes Betting Tips & Update

2016 Herbert Power Stakes Betting Tips & Update

With a Caulfield Cup run on the cards the Herbert Power Stakes 2016 on Saturday is shaping up as a competitive affair despite the small field, betting tips on the mile and a half Guineas Day showdown found below. Running as Caulfield Race 2 at 12:55pm (AEDT) as part of a huge 10 race program,…

Prince Of Penzance Heads 2016 Cranbourne Cup: Field & Betting

Prince Of Penzance Heads 2016 Cranbourne Cup: Field & Betting

Darren Weir’s reigning Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance is the top-rated acceptor for the Cranbourne Cup 2016 this Sunday in Victoria. The galloper is now officially accepted for both the $400,000 Group 2 Ladbrokes Herbert Power Stakes (2400m) at Caulfield on Saturday as well as the $300,000 Listed Cranbourne Cup (2025m) on Sunday. The…

2016 Herbert Power Stakes Field & Betting Odds

2016 Herbert Power Stakes Field & Betting Odds

A field of just seven stayers is set to face off at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday in the Herbert Power Stakes 2016 following final acceptances for the mile and a half showdown. The $400,000 Group 2 Ladbrokes Herbert Power Stakes (2400m) is set to run as Caulfield Guineas Day Race 2 at 12:55pm (AEDT) and…

2016 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Feature 52 Stayers

2016 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Feature 52 Stayers

Fifty-two stayers remain in Melbourne Cup 2016 contention after Racing Victoria (RV) closed first acceptances for the ‘race that stops’ a nation on Tuesday including 12 internationals. Run on Tuesday November 1 as Flemington Race 7, this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) was one of the key Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival…

Prince Of Penzance Tops 2016 Herbert Power Stakes Nominations

Prince Of Penzance Tops 2016 Herbert Power Stakes Nominations

Nominations for the 2016 Ladbrokes Herbert Power Stakes were taken by Racing Victoria on Monday with the early entries for the Caulfield Cup qualifier led by reigning Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance. One of a host of Group features highlighting the Caulfield Guineas Day card this weekend, the $400,000 Group 2 Ladbrokes Herbert Power…