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Berry Rates Japanese Raider in 2016 Melbourne Cup

Berry Rates Japanese Raider in 2016 Melbourne Cup

Jockey Tommy Berry highly rates the chances of Japanese galloper Curren Mirotic for this year’s Melbourne Cup 2016 who he rides overseas this weekend. A decade ago in 2006 Japan ran the Melbourne Cup quinella in the world’s richest handicap with stablemates Delta Blues and Pop Rock finishing one-two in the famous Flemington two mile…

Prince Of Penzance Targeting 2016 Melbourne Cup

Prince Of Penzance Targeting 2016 Melbourne Cup

Darren Weir has confirmed plans for defending champion Prince Of Penzance to head towards the Melbourne Cup 2016 this spring after an eye-catching return in Adelaide last month. The six-year-old son of Pentire gave Weir the biggest thrill of his training career to date wen scoring the upset as a $101 roughie in last November’s…

2015 Melbourne Cup Best Bets

2015 Melbourne Cup Best Bets

At 3:00pm (AEST) this afternoon in Victoria at the famous Flemington Racecourse, Race 7 will bring the nation to a standstill for three minutes when the Melbourne Cup 2015 takes centre stage and below are our exclusive Best Bets on the ‘race that stops a nation’. A capacity field of 24 stayers faces off in…

Melbourne Cup History Against Caulfield Graduates

Melbourne Cup History Against Caulfield Graduates

The top two in 2015 Melbourne Cup betting for Tuesday’s great race at Flemington Racecourse are both Caulfield Cup graduates with history going against them for a win in the ‘race that stops a nation’. There are 24 starters in the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) over the two miles for Flemington…

2015 Melbourne Cup Weights Against Top Three

2015 Melbourne Cup Weights Against Top Three

Recent history goes against the top three weighted stayers in Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup 2015 field with Snow Sky (58kg), Criterion (57.5kg) and Fame Game (57kg) looking to break the hoodoo of heavily-weighted runners in Flemington’s famous Race 7. Due to jump at 3:00pm (AEST) tomorrow afternoon, the 24-starter $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup…

Fame Game at Historical Melbourne Cup 2015 Price

Fame Game at Historical Melbourne Cup 2015 Price

On Tuesday afternoon at 3:00pm (AEST) one of the greatest three minutes in sport lights up Flemington Racecourse and race favourite in 2015 Melbourne Cup betting Fame Game could start at an historical price in the two mile classic. A full field of 24 stayers face off in Flemington Race 7 for this year’s edition…

2015 Melbourne Cup Favourite Fame Game Can Deliver

2015 Melbourne Cup Favourite Fame Game Can Deliver

Connections of 2015 Melbourne Cup favourite Fame Game are confident that he can live up to the hype and salute in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Tuesday. Fame Game was stamped as a leading Melbourne Cup contender as soon as connections confirmed that he would make the trip to Australia following his second…

11 Internationals in Melbourne Cup 2015 Field

11 Internationals in Melbourne Cup 2015 Field

A record number of international raiders will take on the local stayers in the 2015 Melbourne Cup field next Tuesday, November 3, in Flemington Race 7 with 11 non-Southern Hemisphere trained visitors in the confirmed field. Twenty-four horses face off in this year’s $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m), 11 of which are…

Back-to-Back for Japan With Fame Game in Caulfield Cup 2015?

Back-to-Back for Japan With Fame Game in Caulfield Cup 2015?

Twelve months ago Japan enjoyed its maiden Caulfield Cup win with the ill-fated Admire Rakti and in 2015 there are two Japanese-trained horses in the field for the world’s richest mile and a half handicap including Fame Game. Early favourite to win the Melbourne Cup over the two miles on the first Tuesday of November,…

2015 Caulfield Cup Third Acceptances Leave 38

2015 Caulfield Cup Third Acceptances Leave 38

Just 38 stayers are still in the mix for a shot at the Caulfield Cup 2015 Saturday week in Melbourne following Tuesday’s third acceptances for the mile and a half classic. Last declaration stage there were 81 acceptances, a number that was more than halved with third declarations taken this week for the $3 million…