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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 was no match for Winx in the final stages of the Cox Plate – she almost effortlessly put eight lengths on her rivals to record the most dominant Cox…

Melbourne Cup Entry For The Bart Cummings Winner Almandin

Melbourne Cup Entry For The Bart Cummings Winner Almandin

Almandin stamped himself as a genuine Melbourne Cup contender with a dominant staying performance in The Bart Cummings at Flemington this afternoon. Almandin went into The Bart Cummings as a clear favourite following his victory in the Harry White Classic last weekend and there were no issues for punters as the imported stayer cruised to…

2016 The Bart Cummings Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 The Bart Cummings Betting Tips & Odds Update

Sunday at Flemington Racecourse the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival action continues with Turnbull Stakes Day featuring a host of Group races including The Bart Cummings 2016 – betting tips and the latest odds for the staying showdown detailed below. Due to jump at 2:35pm (AEDT) as Flemington Race 5 on the bumper nine-race card, this…

Almoonqith Tops 2016 The Bart Cummings Field & Weights

Almoonqith Tops 2016 The Bart Cummings Field & Weights

A talented field of stayers will face off in The Bart Cummings 2016 at Flemington Racecourse on Sunday including Almoonqith carrying equal top weight in the Turnbull Stakes Day clash. Set to run as Flemington Race 5 at 2:35pm (AEDT) as part of a bumper nine-event program, this year’s $300,000 Group 3 The Bart Cummings…

2015 Ballarat Cup Nominations Released

2015 Ballarat Cup Nominations Released

The 2015 Ballarat Cup nominations have been released and 29 horses have been included in the initial entries for the Listed event that will be held on Saturday. Mujadale outstayed his rivals to record a brave win in the Ballarat Cup last year and he will have the chance to record back-to-back wins in the…

Let’s Make Adeal is The Bart Cummings Winner

Let’s Make Adeal is The Bart Cummings Winner

Trainer Nigel Blackiston has tried to vain to secure a Melbourne Cup berth with Let’s Make Adeal over the last two years, but has achieved the feat in 2015 after the mare posted an impressive win in the ballot-exempt Group 3 The Bart Cummings (2520m) at Flemington this afternoon. Jumping from the gates well, Let’s…

2015 Turnbull Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Turnbull Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

An exciting nine race card has been confirmed for 2015 Turnbull Stakes Day at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon, all of which will be contested at black type level and highlighted by the Group 1 feature race contested over 2000m. It is a fine day in Melbourne today and the Flemington racing surface has been rated…

Foundry Tops 2015 The Bart Cummings Field & Odds

Foundry Tops 2015 The Bart Cummings Field & Odds

A ballot exemption for the iconic Melbourne Cup is up for grabs at Flemington Racecourse this Sunday on Turnbull Stakes Day for the winner of The Bart Cummings 2015 where the early favourite is the Robert Hickmott-trained Foundry. Drawn well in barrier four in the capacity 16-starter plus two emergency field for this year’s $300,000…

La Amistad On Song for Latest Melbourne Cup Lead-Up

La Amistad On Song for Latest Melbourne Cup Lead-Up

Co-trainer Wayne Hawkes is confident the team’s proven two miler La Amistad is on track for a 2015 Melbourne Cup bid this spring with the mare’s campaign to continue at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend. Winner of the Listed Ramsden Stakes (3200m), Flemington’s other two mile race, back in May the six-year-old daughter of Redoute’s Choice…

Slickpix Stakes 2015 Return for Let’s Make Adeal

Slickpix Stakes 2015 Return for Let’s Make Adeal

Flemington horseman Nigel Blackiston has confirmed plans to run his Caulfield Cup-nominated mare Let’s Make Adeal first-up in the 2015 Slickpix Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend. The six-year-old daughter of Red Ransom is officially nominated for both the $120,000 Listed Slickpix Stakes (1700m) as well as the season’s opening elite level race – the…