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Giofra Chance to Break Raider Mares’ Hoodoo in Cox Plate 2013

Giofra Chance to Break Raider Mares’ Hoodoo in Cox Plate 2013

One of 20 international invitees to the 2013 Cox Plate this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, the Alain De Royer Dupre-trained Giofra will be out to break an historical hoodoo for her kind if she travels down under for Australasia’s weight-for-age championship in October. Most famous in Australia for his Melbourne Cup triumph with the recently…

Americain Kicks off 2012 Melbourne Cup Campaign

Americain Kicks off 2012 Melbourne Cup Campaign

French superstar Americain will kick start their Melbourne Cup 2012 campaign at home in Deauville this weekend when they headline the Prix de Kergorlay running on Sunday night (AEST). This year will be the American-bred son of Dynaformer’s third consecutive run in the ‘race that stops a nation’, the now eight-year-old having been successful for…

Tac De Boistron Considered for 2012 Melbourne Cup

Tac De Boistron Considered for 2012 Melbourne Cup

Could the French claim their third straight Melbourne Cup in 2012? The connections of Tac De Boistron will be praying the answer is yes with their classy six-year-old to be aimed at the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival majors including the ‘race that stops a nation’ on the first Tuesday of November at Flemington. Take Risks…

Dunaden Unlikely for 2012 Melbourne Cup

Dunaden Unlikely for 2012 Melbourne Cup

Connections of reigning Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden are leaning towards keeping the French stallion at home for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe in Paris this October instead of giving them their chance to defend their title in the Melbourne Cup 2012 at Flemington the following month. The Mikel Delzangles-trained Nicobar six-year-old was the most…

Japanese Raider Beat Black Targets Melbourne Cup 2012

Japanese Raider Beat Black Targets Melbourne Cup 2012

Shock Tenno Sho winner in Japan last week five-year-old Beat Black could Australia bound with connections considering a trip down under to target the iconic 2012 Melbourne Cup this spring. The progressive stayer had never even won a stakes race before they took out the $3.4 million, Grade 1 Tenno Sho over the two miles…

Hong Kong Vase 2011 Field & Barriers – Dunaden Draws Three

Hong Kong Vase 2011 Field & Barriers – Dunaden Draws Three

This year’s Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden has drawn barrier three for the 2011 Hong Kong Vase at Sha Tin this Sunday, a gate that trainer Mikel Delzanges was only half-pleased with having hoped for a midfield draw, but one that has seen them firm into clear favourite to win. The in-form French raider, coming off…

Williams Tips Dunaden for 2011 Hong Kong Vase

Williams Tips Dunaden for 2011 Hong Kong Vase

Ace Australian hoop Craig Williams is excited to get back in the saddle of French stayer Dunaden, tipping this year’s Melbourne Cup hero as the horse to beat in Sunday’s Hong Kong Vase 2011 at Sha Tin. Williams missed the winning Melbourne Cup ride, and the chance to become the first jockey to secure the…