Cup Carnival News

2016 Melbourne Cup Odds and Betting Preview

2016 Melbourne Cup Odds and Betting Preview
October 31st, 2016

Hartnell is poised to cap his Spring Carnival campaign with success in the 2016 Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday afternoon. That is the tale of the tape in 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets with leading online bookie , where the talented Godolphin galloper remains a…

Walker Pleased with Almoonqith Ahead of 2016 Melbourne Cup Campaign

Walker Pleased with Almoonqith Ahead of 2016 Melbourne Cup Campaign
August 16th, 2016

Jockey Michael Walker is confident that classy import Almoonqith will be in prime condition by the time he reaches his major Spring Carnival target; the 2016 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on the first Tuesday of November. Almoonqith was set for the Melbourne Cup during the 2015 edition of the…

2016 Melbourne Cup the Target for Jameka

2016 Melbourne Cup the Target for Jameka
June 23rd, 2016

Trainer Ciaron Maher has revealed classy stayer Jameka will be set for an appearance in the 2016 Melbourne Cup (3200m), when she returns to competition during the forthcoming Spring Racing Carnival. Jameka has been one of several stable stars for Maher through the last 12 months and has posted an…

Order Of St George to be Included in 2016 Melbourne Cup Nominations

Order Of St George to be Included in 2016 Melbourne Cup Nominations
June 20th, 2016

Prominent owner Lloyd Williams has revealed Order Of St George will be nominated for the 2016 Melbourne Cup following his impressive win in the Group 1 Gold Cup (4023m) at Royal Ascot last week. Order Of St George has been a strong and consistent performer through a light but impressive…

Criterion Capable of Staying Two Miles in 2015 Melbourne Cup

Criterion Capable of Staying Two Miles in 2015 Melbourne Cup
October 27th, 2015

David Hayes is thrilled with the condition of Criterion following his impressive performance for second in the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) over the weekend, and remains confident the horse will have no issues staying the two miles of the 2015 Melbourne Cup next Tuesday. Criterion was sent off a…

2015 Melbourne Cup Likely for Big Orange

2015 Melbourne Cup Likely for Big Orange
July 31st, 2015

Trainer Michael Bell has been understandably pleased with the form displayed and results posted by Big Orange this year, and has revealed the talented stayer will be set for a trip to Australia for the 2015 Melbourne Cup (3200m) on the first Tuesday of November. Big Orange has posted an…

2015 Cup Carnival on the Cards for Like A Carousel

2015 Cup Carnival on the Cards for Like A Carousel
July 30th, 2015

Like A Carousel produced arguably his most impressive effort to date when third in the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) during The Championships, and trainer Ken Keys has revealed a campaign geared towards the 2015 Melbourne Cup remains on the cards for the talented stayer. Like A Carousel has interestingly…

2015 Melbourne Cup Still an Option for Hasselhoof

2015 Melbourne Cup Still an Option for Hasselhoof
July 28th, 2015

Donna Logan has been thrilled with the results posted by Hasselhoof through his short but impressive racing career so far, and has revealed a trip to Australian to contest the 2015 Melbourne Cup (3200m) remains on the cards for the rising four-year-old, albeit unlikely. Hasselhoof charged home to win two…