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Oceanographer to Melbourne Cup Following Lexus Stakes Win

Oceanographer to Melbourne Cup Following Lexus Stakes Win

Godolphin runner Oceanographer has confirmed himself as a Melbourne Cup starter after producing a huge turn of foot to win the Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington this afternoon.

Oceanographer produced a big turn of foot to win the Group 3 Lexus Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Oceanographer had to win the Lexus Stakes to be guaranteed ...

2016 Lexus Stakes Field & Odds: Oceanographer Favourite

2016 Lexus Stakes Field & Odds: Oceanographer Favourite

Charlie Appleby’s Geelong Cup third placed raider Oceanographer is the early favourite to win the Lexus Stakes 2016 on Derby Day this Saturday and make the Melbourne Cup field three days later.

English raider Oceanographer is early favourite to win the 2016 Lexus Stakes and make next week’s Melbourne Cup field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Winner of the $300,000 ...

Melbourne Cup Hopes Head 2016 Lexus Stakes Nominations

Melbourne Cup Hopes Head 2016 Lexus Stakes Nominations

Saturday’s Lexus Stakes 2016 offers stayers one final chance to make the Melbourne Cup field on the first Tuesday of November and nominations for the Derby Day feature have been extended.

Recent JRA Cup winner Real Love is favourite to take out Saturday’s 2016 Lexus Stakes at Flemington on Derby Day. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

On Monday Racing Victoria received ...

2016 Melbourne Cup Field Takes Shape: Second Acceptances

2016 Melbourne Cup Field Takes Shape: Second Acceptances

There are just 32 hopeful stayers still in the mix for the ‘race that stops a nation’ after the release of Melbourne Cup 2016 second acceptances.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka heads the updated 2016 Melbourne Cup ballot. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The world’s richest handicap, the $6 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) runs as Flemington Race 7...

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting Update

Hartnell remains on top of 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets after he finished second behind Winx in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley this afternoon.

Hartnell remains on top of Melbourne Cup betting following his defeat in the 2016 Cox Plate. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hartnell was no match for Winx in the final stages of the Cox Plate – ...

Wide Caulfield Cup Barrier a Concern for Tally

Wide Caulfield Cup Barrier a Concern for Tally

Trainer John O’Shea is pleased with the condition of four-year-old Tally ahead of his run in the 2016 Caulfield Cup (2400m) on Saturday, but concedes he will require plenty of early luck from a wide draw.

Tally will leave from the second-to-outside barrier in the 2016 Caulfield Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Tally has been on a Caulfield Cup 2016 ...

2016 Caulfield Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Caulfield Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Caulfield Cup 2016 takes centre stage in Melbourne this Saturday, October 15, with a class line-up of stayers facing off in the world’s richest mile and a half handicap – a detailed Caulfield Cup form guide analysis and betting preview found below.

The Metropolitan winner Sir John Hawkwood has the best 2400m record heading into Saturday’s Caulfield Cup 2016 ...

No 2016 Caulfield Cup for Antonio Giuseppe

No 2016 Caulfield Cup for Antonio Giuseppe

Chris Waller’s promising stayer Antonio Giuseppe will miss the 2016 Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on Saturday and will head to the paddock for a break.

Antonio Giuseppe, above, is out of the Caulfield Cup at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Antonio Giuseppe was chasing his fifth win on the trot when second to Sir ...

2016 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Feature 52 Stayers

2016 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Feature 52 Stayers

Fifty-two stayers remain in Melbourne Cup 2016 contention after Racing Victoria (RV) closed first acceptances for the ‘race that stops’ a nation on Tuesday including 12 internationals.

The Bart Cummings winner Almandin heads the updated Melbourne Cup 2016 ballot post-first acceptances for the November 1 classic. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Run on Tuesday November 1 as Flemington Race 7, ...

Hartnell Heads 2016 Caulfield Cup Third Acceptances

Hartnell Heads 2016 Caulfield Cup Third Acceptances

Racing Victoria (RV) took third acceptances for the Caulfield Cup 2016 on Tuesday morning with runaway Turnbull Stakes winner Hartnell heading the updated entries for the October 15 classic.

Turnbull Stakes winner Hartnell is one of 30 Caulfield Cup 2016 third acceptors for Saturday week’s mile and a half classic. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Saturday week’s $3 million Group 1 ...