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Waterhouse Delighted with Melbourne Cup Favourite The Offer

Waterhouse Delighted with Melbourne Cup Favourite The Offer

Australia’s leading lady of racing Gai Waterhouse knows it is only early days with the 2014 Melbourne Cup still a couple of months away but she’s already delighted with the work current favour The Offer is putting in.

The Offer is Gai Waterhouse's chance at a second Melbourne Cup win in as many years this November. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Lady Set to Display her Melbourne Cup Credentials

Lady Set to Display her Melbourne Cup Credentials

The Graeme and Debbie Rogerson-trained Scarlett Lady will be putting her Melbourne Cup credentials on display at Eagle Farm tomorrow, the Kiwi sensation ready to start the clear favourite in the Queensland Oaks.

Savabeel filly Scarlett Lady is undefeated in five runs this year having won four straight back home in New Zealand ahead of her awesome Australian ...

17 Lovely Ladies Including One Crafty Contender in Oaks

17 Lovely Ladies Including One Crafty Contender in Oaks

This Saturday the ladies will take centre stage at Eagle Farm, the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival continuing with Queensland Oaks Day and 17 smart three-year-old fillies have been accepted for the day’s feature race.

A bumper eight-race programme is scheduled at Eagle Farm for Saturday, the card headlined by the classic $400,000 Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m).

Seventeen fillies were ...

Oaks Lady has Ethereal Feel

Oaks Lady has Ethereal Feel

Scarlett Lady's trainer Graeme Rogerson

There is an eerie feeling of déjà vu about the Queensland Oaks campaign of gun Kiwi filly Scarlett Lady, the Graeme and Debbie Rogerson-trained three-year-old out to emulate the amazing feats of another New Zealand superstar, Ethereal.

Savabeel filly Scarlett Lady is the raging $3.50 favourite in the pre-field betting for Saturday’s $400,000 ...