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Melbourne Cup 2013 Option for Ahzeemah

Melbourne Cup 2013 Option for Ahzeemah

Global racing giant Godolphin may have a genuine shot at the 2013 Melbourne Cup down under this spring following a tight but impressive win at York over the weekend by their Dubawi gelding Ahzeemah. Posting their fifth win at career start number 17 the up-and-coming stayer was able to track down the leader and take…

2013 Spring Cups Mission for Royal Empire

2013 Spring Cups Mission for Royal Empire

Global racing empire Godolphin’s bid to win an elusive Caulfield or Melbourne Cup trophy down under continues this spring with their latest down under bound stayer, Royal Empire, winning their UK start on the weekend. The Teofilo stallion earlier won their first-up start of the season in Britain taking out the Listed Steventon Stakes (2017m)…

Star Witness Set to Shine in Swansong

Star Witness Set to Shine in Swansong

Connections of talented Australian colt Star Witness are brimming with confidence that the son of Starcraft can bounce back and secure his maiden international win in the July Cup before returning Down Under to serve at stud. One of the country’s highest-rated three-year-olds, the Danny O’Brien-trained Star Witness boasts an impressive record of four wins…