News About Tom Dascombe

Can Junoob Secure Consecutive Group 1 Victories in the 2014 Caulfield Cup?

Can Junoob Secure Consecutive Group 1 Victories in the 2014 Caulfield Cup?

Having returned to racing in career-best form this season, Junoob has received an ideal lead-in to his major Spring Racing target on Saturday; the featured Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m).

Junoob won the Group 1 Metropolitan Handicap over 2400m last time out. Photo: Steve Hart

Securing a commendable record of eleven wins and a further eight minor places from his ...

Melbourne Cup 2014 Horses Run at Goodwood

Melbourne Cup 2014 Horses Run at Goodwood

Tonight a couple of potential 2014 Melbourne Cup horses in Brown Panther and Cavalryman will face off in the Group 2 Artemis Goodwood Cup (3200m) in Britain.

Brown Panther is one of two potential 2014 Melbourne Cup hopes racing in the Goodwood Cup tonight. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Both gallopers have been earmarked for a shot at the $6.2 ...

2014 Melbourne Cup Favourite Offers Nice Trial

2014 Melbourne Cup Favourite Offers Nice Trial

The horse well fancied in the futures Melbourne Cup 2014 betting markets, Gai Waterhouse’s Sydney Cup winner The Offer has run a nice third in their first official trial heading into the spring this morning.

Melbourne Cup 2014 favourite The Offer had their first hit-out in Sydney this week. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of the top liners in ...

Brown Panther Stalks Up 2014 Melbourne Cup Odds

Brown Panther Stalks Up 2014 Melbourne Cup Odds

Tom Dascombe’s English galloper Brown Panther has moved up into equal second favouritism in the futures Melbourne Cup 2014 odds down under following their latest run at Royal Ascot.

Brown Panther is set to defend their Goodwood Cup title before a possible return trip to Melbourne this spring. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

On June 19 the Shirocco ...

Good UK Runs From Possible Melbourne Cup 2014 Horses

Good UK Runs From Possible Melbourne Cup 2014 Horses

Two potential 2014 Melbourne Cup-bound stayers put in good runs in the UK overnight with Brown Panther and Simenon catching the eye when finishing just outside the trifecta in the Group 1 Ascot Gold Cup at Royal Ascot.

Ascot Gold Cup fourth placed Brown Panther could return down under for another shot at the Melbourne Cup. Photo: Race ...

Can Brown Panther Win The 2013 Melbourne Cup On Aussie Début?

Can Brown Panther Win The 2013 Melbourne Cup On Aussie Début?

The Melbourne Cup will run at Flemington Racecourse tomorrow November 5, 2013, and Brown Panther will be having his first Australian race start in the $6 million event.

Brown Panther has travelled from Europe for the first time to contest the 2013 Melbourne Cup.

Brown Panther will have his first ever Australian run in the 2013 Melbourne Cup. Photo by ...

Brown Panther Still Melbourne Cup 2013 Bound

Brown Panther Still Melbourne Cup 2013 Bound

Connections of British stayer Brown Panther have confirmed the Goodwood Cup winner is still in the frame for a 2013 Melbourne Cup campaign in Victoria this spring despite their recent health concerns.

The highly-rated Shirocco stallion, owned by retired soccer star Michael Owen, was scratched from last week’s Irish St Leger due to an elevated temperature.

However trainer Tom ...

Brown Panther Claws Way to 2013 Melbourne Cup with Goodwood Win

Brown Panther Claws Way to 2013 Melbourne Cup with Goodwood Win

In the early hours of Friday morning (AEST) the Michael Owen-bred and owned European stayer Brown Panther thrilled with a great win the iconic Goodwood Cup in an ideal Melbourne Cup 2013 lead-up.

Prepared by Tom Dascombe in the village of Malpas the Shirocco stallion made it back-to-back wins this time in coming off a Listed mile and a ...

2013 Melbourne Cup Hope Needs to Shine at Goodwood

2013 Melbourne Cup Hope Needs to Shine at Goodwood

The Melbourne Cup 2013 aspirations of English galloper Glen’s Diamond go on the line in the Goodwood Cup this week with the Richard Fahey-trained stayer out to prove their two mile potential.

A whole host of Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival-bound stars are engaged to face off in the Group 2 Artemis Goodwood Cup (3218m) on Friday morning (12:15am ...

Brown Panther Stalks 2013 Melbourne Cup Run

Brown Panther Stalks 2013 Melbourne Cup Run

He’s kicked many goals over his lucrative English soccer career and now the recently retired Michael Owen will look to score Australia’s greatest racing prize with his smart stayer Brown Panther a chance for the Melbourne Cup 2013 this November.

The Tom Dascombe-trained Shirocco five-year-old is only lightly raced with 15 starts to date, their most notable finish being ...