News About: 2011 Australian Cup

Twenty-Two Kilograms To Make The Difference For Heart Of Dreams

Twenty-Two Kilograms To Make The Difference For Heart Of Dreams

10 Mar, 2011

Trainer Mick Price is confident that his Australian Cup hope Heart Of Dreams has bulked up enough to claim victory in this year’s  race.

Heart Of Dreams currently weighs a whopping 517 kilograms ahead of the race this Saturday, March 12, at Flemington Racecourse.

The Show A Heart gelding weighed an entire 22 kilograms lighter …

Mark Kavanagh Attempts To Break Australian Cup Curse

Mark Kavanagh Attempts To Break Australian Cup Curse

9 Mar, 2011

Trainer Mark Kavanagh will attempt turn around his Australian Cup misfortune when current favourite Shocking contests the race at Flemington this Saturday March 12, 2011.

The successful trainer has been forced to scratch four Australian Cup favourites in just three years.

Favourite Maldivian was scratched due to injury in both 2008 and 2009, while Shocking …

Zipping’s Future In Doubt After Leg Injury

Zipping’s Future In Doubt After Leg Injury

9 Mar, 2011

Champion galloper Zipping's future is in doubt after suffering a leg injury

Crowd favourite Zipping has been withdrawn from the Australian Cup at Flemington this Saturday after suffering deep bruising to his hind leg.

The nine-year-old gelding has been ordered to have two weeks rest after vets examined the injury yesterday.

Zipping was one of …