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Can Red Ruler Ride To Melbourne Cup Victory?

Can Red Ruler Ride To Melbourne Cup Victory?

Red Ruler has been trained hard in the past few months, but can he get a Melbourne Cup win? We’ll start with the points in his favour.

He is a thoroughbred, and has actually made the Melbourne Cup field. That’s something that, say, Victoria Beckham can’t claim.

Now for why Red Ruler cannot possibly win the Melbourne Cup.

The ...

2010 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw & Final Field

2010 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw & Final Field

The 2010 Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw took place at Flemington Racecourse today following the Derby Day action, with the 24-horse Melbourne Cup field lead by hot favourite So You Think drawn ideally in barrier three.

The other winners in the Melbourne Cup draw were Caulfield Cup winner Descarado on the rails with barrier one and 2008 Melbourne Cup runner Bauer...

Dariana & Jessicabeel Ruled Out of 2010 Melbourne Cup

Dariana & Jessicabeel Ruled Out of 2010 Melbourne Cup

Two mares have been ruled out of the 2010 Melbourne Cup, with Bart Cummings’ Dariana suffering an injury and the John O’Shea-trained Jessicabeel pulling up lame after her Lexus Stakes failure at Derby Day today.

Redoute’s Choice four-year-old Dariana was 16th on the Melbourne Cup order of entry, and her injury and subsequent withdrawal from the Melbourne Cup ...

Horses that Need to Win the Lexus Stakes at Derby Day to Make 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

Horses that Need to Win the Lexus Stakes at Derby Day to Make 2010 Melbourne Cup Field

One of the most important races on the Victoria Derby Day card is up next at Flemington today as a field of 2010 Melbourne Cup hopefuls battle it out in the Group 3 The Lexus Stakes (2500m).

Due to jump as Flemington Race 2 at 11:50pm (AEDST), the 2010 The Lexus Stakes winner gains a Melbourne Cup ballot exemption and ...

2010 The Lexus Stakes Field & Barriers – End of the Line for Melbourne Cup Entries

2010 The Lexus Stakes Field & Barriers – End of the Line for Melbourne Cup Entries

It is a case of win or perish for the 2010 Melbourne Cup hopefuls lining up in this Saturday’s $250,000 Group 3 The Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington as a field of runners outside the top 24 Melbourne Cup order of entry fight for a spot in the Cup field.

The 2010 The Lexus Stakes has attracted a 14-horse final ...

Zabrasive & Master O’Reilly Scratched from 2010 Caulfield Cup

Zabrasive & Master O’Reilly Scratched from 2010 Caulfield Cup

Two horses have been scratched from this Saturday’s $2.5 million Caulfield Cup (2400m) with Sydney stayer Zabrasive and the Danny O’Brien-trained Master O’Reilly ruled out of the handicap feature.

John O’Shea’s four-year-old Zabeel gelding Zabrasive, who won the Rosehill Guineas last season, will miss the 2010 Caulfield Cup and is set to be spelled for four months following veterinary advice ...

2010 David Jones Cup Field, Barrier Draw & Preview

2010 David Jones Cup Field, Barrier Draw & Preview

One of the most anticipated races on Caulfield Cup Day this Saturday is the $125,000 Group 3 David Jones Cup (2000m), which has attracted a capacity field of top stayers.

The 2010 David Jones Cup final field features 16 gallopers plus three emergencies, making this one of the best betting opportunities for punters at the Caulfield meeting.

Horse Racing Tip...

2010 Yalumba Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw

2010 Yalumba Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw

As part of the action of this Saturday’s Caulfield Guineas Day, six of spring’s top gallopers will take to the Caulfield track to contest the $400,000 Group 1 Yalumba Stakes (2000m).

The 2010 Yalumba Stakes field is lead by Cox Plate champion So You Think who will start the hot favourite in the weight-for-age showdown.

Horse Racing Tip So...