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2017 Sydney Cup Weights & Ballot Led By Almandin

2017 Sydney Cup Weights & Ballot Led By Almandin

The reigning Melbourne Cup winning German import Almandin has been allocated the 58kg top weight for the Sydney Cup 2017 this autumn racing carnival.

Melbourne Cup winner Almandin heads the 2017 Sydney Cup weights this autumn with 58kg. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Handicaps for both the $3 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) on April 1 and the $2 million ...

Japanese Feature in 2017 Sydney Cup Nominations

Japanese Feature in 2017 Sydney Cup Nominations

The Sydney Cup 2017 nominations for the April 8 classic during this season’s The Championships are now out and the Japanese raiders are out in force.

Reigning champion Gallante is among the 2017 Sydney Cup nominations this autumn. Photo: Steve Hart.

Early entries for the 10 Royal Randwick feature races held on April 1 and 8 for The Championships this ...

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 – ...

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, ...

Mullins Mulls Over Melbourne Cup Bid for Clondaw Warrior

Mullins Mulls Over Melbourne Cup Bid for Clondaw Warrior

Irish horseman William Mullins is seriously considering a trip down under for the 2016 Melbourne Cup on November 1 with his veteran stayer Clondaw Warrior.

The William Mullins-trained Clondaw Warrior could join stablemate Max Dynamite (pictured) on a 2016 Melbourne Cup bid down under this spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Racing as a nine-year-old in Europe, the son of ...

Max Dynamite Hurdles Towards 2016 Melbourne Cup

Max Dynamite Hurdles Towards 2016 Melbourne Cup

William Mullins’ Irish galloper Max Dynamite will miss this week’s Goodwood Cup Carnival and instead look to put himself in the Melbourne Cup 2016 frame via a hurdle run on Wednesday at home.

Last year’s runner-up Max Dynamite targets the 2016 Melbourne Cup again this spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The French-bred Great Journey gelding ran a brave second ...

2016 Melbourne Cup Bid on for Almoonqith

2016 Melbourne Cup Bid on for Almoonqith

Co-trainer David Hayes is hopeful of securing his maiden win in the ‘race that stops a nation’ with Almoonqith heading towards a second shot at the Melbourne Cup this season.

Sandown Cup champ Almoonqith is 2016 Melbourne Cup bound this spring for David Hayes & Tom Dabernig. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival the imported stayer enjoyed ...

Max Dynamite Still on Melbourne Cup 2016 Mission

Max Dynamite Still on Melbourne Cup 2016 Mission

Last year’s Melbourne Cup runner-up Max Dynamite is still set to target another run down under in the world’s richest handicap this spring despite a disappointing Ascot Gold Cup run last week.

Max Dynamite (outside) could be back in Australia for the 2016 Melbourne Cup after his second in the two mile classic last spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Melbourne Cup Betting 2015: Where the Money’s Gone

Melbourne Cup Betting 2015: Where the Money’s Gone

The 2015 Melbourne Cup betting tips are coming in thick and fast ahead of Flemington Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEST) this afternoon, but what horses are the punters loading up on in the iconic two mile clash?

Sky Hunter is still at a roughies’ price but has been well backed to score an upset 2015 Melbourne Cup result for Godolphin ...

2015 Melbourne Cup Raiders Out to Emulate Vintage Crop

2015 Melbourne Cup Raiders Out to Emulate Vintage Crop

Six of the 11 international Melbourne Cup 2015 raiders in Tuesday’s line-up for the two mile classic at Flemington Racecourse are out to become the first since Vintage Crop to win without the benefit of a previous Australian run.

Max Dynamite is the shortest-priced of the six 2015 Melbourne Cup internationals running on Tuesday without a previous Australian lead-up into ...