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Corsica Lad Ready for All Victorian Sprint Final 2014 Test

Corsica Lad Ready for All Victorian Sprint Final 2014 Test

Corsica Lad will be out to defend their undefeated record when the late maturing galloper faces their first black-type field in Saturday’s 2014 All Victorian Sprint Series Final. Albury trainer Brett Cavanough is keen to step the Shamardal gelding up in class this weekend in the $150,000 Listed All Victorian Sprint Series Final (1200m) to…

Cups King Relies on German for 13th Melbourne Cup Winner

Cups King Relies on German for 13th Melbourne Cup Winner

Maestro trainer Bart Cummings nominated just five stayers from his Flemington stables for the 2011 Melbourne Cup when entries for the iconic spring showdown closed on Thursday, German import Illo adding interest to the Cups King’s attempt at collecting an unprecedented 13th Loving Trophy this November. Cummings, 83, already has his position as Australia’s leading…

Melbourne Cup 2011 Bid Starts for December

Melbourne Cup 2011 Bid Starts for December

Mark Kavanagh will on Saturday saddle up his leading 2011 Melbourne Cup contender December Draw at Moonee Valley, the Flemington horseman vying for his second success in the world’s richest handicap this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Kavanagh hit the big time in the Australian training ranks two years ago when the now retired Shocking won…

Bart Cummings Seeking German Efficiency

Bart Cummings Seeking German Efficiency

Most people would assume that Bart Cummings has done everything there is to do when it comes to the Melbourne spring carnival of racing, however the master trainer will be attempting a career first in the 2011 Caulfield Cup. Cummings has never trained a northern hemisphere bred horse to victory in either the Caulfield Cup…

Right Royal Shot at Doomben Cup

Right Royal Shot at Doomben Cup

Chris Waller has his eyes on Brisbane’s Group 1 Cup prize with in-form European import My Kingdom Of Fife after the horse discarded by the Queen scored an impressive elite level win on the closing Sydney Carnival meeting on Saturday. Rosehill based trainer Waller has named the $500,000 Group 1 Doomben Cup (2020m) on May…