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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…

Moody Unsure if Brambles Can Figure in 2014 Melbourne Cup

Moody Unsure if Brambles Can Figure in 2014 Melbourne Cup
October 28th, 2014

Charging home to finish a credible fourth in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) last time out on October 18th, trainer Peter Moody has been thrilled with the form and class displayed by Brambles over the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival so far, but has conceded it is likely to take…

Puissance De Lune Will Not Contest 2014 Melbourne Cup

Puissance De Lune Will Not Contest 2014 Melbourne Cup
July 28th, 2014

Unlucky not to take his place in the 2013 edition of the Race That Stops a Nation, trainer Darren Weir has confirmed classy stayer Puissance De Lune will not contest either of the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) or Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) through the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival….

Text’n Hurley to be Set for 2014 Caulfield Cup

Text’n Hurley to be Set for 2014 Caulfield Cup
July 23rd, 2014

A notable performer over the summer and early autumn of this year, trainer Colin Little has confirmed exciting mare Text’n Hurley will target the featured Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) through the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Finishing outside the places just once over six starts through her most recent preparation,…

The Offer Trials Well Ahead of 2014 Spring Racing Campaign

The Offer Trials Well Ahead of 2014 Spring Racing Campaign
July 18th, 2014

Early favourite for the major Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) following an impressive autumn campaign, in-form hoop Tommy Berry is confident talented stayer The Offer will be a standout performer over the entirety of the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival after partnering the rising six-year-old in a Randwick barrier trial on…

46 Second Acceptors – 2012 Melbourne Cup

46 Second Acceptors – 2012 Melbourne Cup
October 29th, 2012

The second round of acceptances has been released for the 2012 Melbourne Cup, which is due to run at Flemington Racecourse next Tuesday November 6, 2012. 46 horses remain in the running to receive a start in the $6 million race, including Southern Speed. Southern Speed produced an eye catching…

Melbourne Cup 2012 – 67 First Acceptances Taken

Melbourne Cup 2012 – 67 First Acceptances Taken
October 9th, 2012

First acceptances have been released for the 2012 Melbourne Cup, which is set to run at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday November 6, 2012. The field has been reduced for 151 to 67 after acceptances were taken today for the $6 million race. Included in the 2012 Melbourne Cup first acceptances…

My Kingdom Of Fife Out Of 2011 Cox Plate With Campaign-Ending Injury

My Kingdom Of Fife Out Of 2011 Cox Plate With Campaign-Ending Injury
October 6th, 2011

Chris Waller made the grave announcement yesterday that 2011 Cox Plate hopeful My Kingdom Of Fife would miss the rest of the spring due to a hoof injury. The talented five-year-old won his last start in the Group 3 Craven Plate on Saturday while being only 90 per cent fit…