News About Willie Mullins

Early 2016 Melbourne Cup Tips

Early 2016 Melbourne Cup Tips

Macedon Lodge runner Bondi Beach is on top of early 2016 Melbourne Cup tips, following the completion of the final field and barrier draw for the feature race on Tuesday, this evening.

Bondi Beach is the Races.com.au early tip to win the 2016 Melbourne Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Twenty-four of the world’s best stayers will line up at ...

Goodwood Win to Book 2015 Melbourne Cup Trip

Goodwood Win to Book 2015 Melbourne Cup Trip

Premier European trainer Ed Dunlop has confirmed plans to head down under this spring targeting the Melbourne Cup 2015 with his exciting stayer Trip To Paris should the galloper perform in this week’s Goodwood Cup.

Trip To Paris could join Red Cadeaux (pictured, outside) in Australia for a 2015 Melbourne Cup bid this spring. Photo:

The four-year-old son of ...

Simenon Considered for Melbourne Cup 2015

Simenon Considered for Melbourne Cup 2015

Fourth behind Fiorente in the 2013 Melbourne Cup, connections of the now eight-year-old veteran Irish galloper Simenon are looking at a return trip down under for a shot at this year’s famous Flemington feature on the first Tuesday of November.

Simenon could get another shot at the Melbourne Cup after running fourth in the Flemington classic back in 2013. ...

Simenon’s 2014 Melbourne Cup Bid in Doubt

Simenon’s 2014 Melbourne Cup Bid in Doubt

Simenon has a knee injury and could miss a second shot at the Emirates Melbourne Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A knee injury has put the Melbourne Cup 2014 bid of Willie Mullins’ European galloper Simenon in doubt this coming spring.

The Marju gelding was found to be suffering from a stress fracture above their off-fore knee that ...

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 ...

Melbourne Cup 2013 Option for Ahzeemah

Melbourne Cup 2013 Option for Ahzeemah

Global racing giant Godolphin may have a genuine shot at the 2013 Melbourne Cup down under this spring following a tight but impressive win at York over the weekend by their Dubawi gelding Ahzeemah.

Posting their fifth win at career start number 17 the up-and-coming stayer was able to track down the leader and take up the front running ...

Melbourne Cup 2013 Aim for Ascot Runner-Up Simenon

Melbourne Cup 2013 Aim for Ascot Runner-Up Simenon

After an eye-catching second in the Group 1 Ascot Gold Cup (4023m) during the Royal Ascot Carnival this week, connections of the Willie Mullins-trained Simenon are aiming their sights on the iconic 2013 Melbourne Cup down under this spring.

Six-year-old European galloper Simenon, ridden by Johnny Murtagh, held on well after chasing down the early leaders to come ...

2012 Melbourne Cup Bid for Simenon

2012 Melbourne Cup Bid for Simenon

A trip down under for the Melbourne Cup 2012 is being seriously considered for Willie Mullins’ genuine stayer Simenon after the gelding posted their third win on the trot at Royal Ascot over the weekend.

The Marju five-year-old was never threatened when running away to put an easy seven lengths on their closest rival in the £55,000 Queen Alexandra ...