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Galileo’s Choice Confirmed for 2012 Melbourne Cup

Galileo’s Choice Confirmed for 2012 Melbourne Cup

The man that prepared the first internationally-trained Melbourne Cup winner, Irish horseman Dermot K Weld has confirmed he will be bringing his last-start Leopardstown winner Galileo’s Choice to Australia for the 2012 edition of the ‘race that stops a nation’.

Earlier this week Racing Victoria took 151 nominations for the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m), the world ...

Buffering Heads Small 2012 Victory Stakes Field

Buffering Heads Small 2012 Victory Stakes Field

Robert Heathcote-trained gelding Buffering will have to beat just four other horses when he attempts to defend his title in the Group 2 2012 Victory Stakes at Eagle Farm this weekend.

Buffering is out to defend his Victory Stakes title this Saturday at Eagle Farm

The talented four-year-old will use the event as the start of a Brisbane campaign ...

Weld’s 2011 Melbourne Cup Purpose

Weld’s 2011 Melbourne Cup Purpose

One of Europe’s leading trainers, Dermot Weld is considering another trip down under this spring carnival with his promising mare Sense Of Purpose a definite 2011 Melbourne Cup entry.

Curragh-based Weld has previously trained two Melbourne Cup winners with Vintage Crop (1993) and Media Puzzle (2002).

Four-year-old Sense Of Purpose earned an entry into this year’s edition of the world’s ...

Star Mare Profound Beauty Retired from Racing

Star Mare Profound Beauty Retired from Racing

Classy European mare Profound Beauty has been retired from racing, a well beaten finish in this year’s Melbourne Cup disappointingly her final career performance.

The now seven-year-old daughter of Danehill enjoyed an impressive career that included nine wins, four seconds and three thirds from her 21 starts earning in excess of $930,849 in prize money.

Career highlights included three Group ...

Updated Betting Odds – Moves for 2010 Melbourne Cup

Updated Betting Odds – Moves for 2010 Melbourne Cup

We are just over an hour away from the big race and the odds of the firm Melbourne Cup favourite, So You Think, have eased slightly from $3 to $3.10 as Tabcorp owned Luxbet are taking him on – they did it in the Cox Plate and copped a hiding.

His easing is as a result of the good ...

2010 Melbourne Cup Odds Update and Form Guide

2010 Melbourne Cup Odds Update and Form Guide

With under 6 hours to go until the 2010 Melbourne cup, we have a quick look at the movers and shakers in the market, and the current odds.

You often hear the term ‘follow the money’ in betting circles. This means that a lot of money has been placed on a horse to win the race and an indication of ...

Melbourne Cup 2010 Odds

Melbourne Cup 2010 Odds

The iconic 2010 Melbourne Cup is now less than six hours away and every punter around Australia will be keen to check the current Melbourne Cup 2010 odds for the $6 million Flemington feature.

The red hot favourite is still Bart Cummings’ So You Think, the star High Chaparral four-year-old dominating the Melbourne Cup betting markets since his second ...

Melbourne Cup 2010 Flemington Track Rated Dead

Melbourne Cup 2010 Flemington Track Rated Dead

The Flemington track, home to the 2010 Melbourne Cup at 3:00pm (AEDST) today, is currently rated a Dead 5 upgraded from the Slow 7 it was evaluated at yesterday.

2010 Melbourne Cup track – Flemington currently rated Dead 5

After Flemington had deteriorated to a Heavy 9 on Victoria Derby Day last Saturday, today’s track rating is a massive improvement....

Melbourne Cup Odds

Melbourne Cup Odds

The Melbourne Cup odds are full of great value this year, which is what you have to expect when one runner is as heavily favoured as So You Think.

With the fixed price win odds at Luxbet hovering around the $3.00 mark, there are plenty of live chances at much longer odds than they deserve.

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How to Pick the 2010 Melbourne Cup Winner – Melbourne Cup Facts & Stats

How to Pick the 2010 Melbourne Cup Winner – Melbourne Cup Facts & Stats

Punters can study the 2010 Melbourne Cup Form all day and night until the 150th edition of the world’s richest handicap jumps as Race 7 at Flemington tomorrow, but for a simple way to pick the Melbourne Cup winner check out the facts and figures below!

Multiple Melbourne Cup Winners:

Only five horses have won multiple Melbourne Cups: Makybe ...