News About: 2011 Melbourne Cup
UK galloper Jukebox Jury is still in Australia recovering from a hairline fracture to his near-fore cannon bone received in last month’s Melbourne Cup.
The Mark Johnston-trained grey finished 20th in the Cup won by Dunaden and never posed a serious threat.
Jukebox Jury was ranked the highest of the international visitors going into …
It appears French horses are doing it all over the world to the Aussies.
Hot on the tail of Dunaden winning our greatest race the Melbourne Cup and Americain rubbing it in by winning the Zipping Classic – our dual Cox Plate winner So You Think has come up empty handed at the Cartier British …
The new trainer of Americain will announce tomorrow.
Three trainers are at the top of the list – David Hayes, Anthony Freedman and Darren Weir.
Each of these trainers are favoured above others as they have rural properties which the owners believe is the best environment for galloper formerly trained in France by Alain de …
It is all systems go for Zipping Classic for odds on favourite Americain ($1.50).
The unlucky 2011 Melbourne Cup fourth, lines up against four opponents in $350,000 Group 2 feature on the Sandown Hillside and its minder Stephanie Nigge is going into the race happy with the French galloper’s condition.
”He showed us after the …
Mourayan will be having his first start since his shock withdrawal from last week’s Melbourne Cup in the $350,000 Zipping Classic at Sandown this Saturday.
The five-year-old was scratched from the race due to soreness in a toe due to corrective shoeing.
“It certainly didn’t thrill us up here, but these things happen,” owner Lloyd …
Trainer David Vandyke in on a seeking mission with troubled galloper Lamasery.
While Sydney gelding has won at 2400m in the past, Vandyke wants to see him do it against true talent in the Group 2 $350,000 Zipping Classic (2400m) on the Sandown Hillside on Saturday.
A good performance will give the trainer confidence that …
Anyone who watched the past two Melbourne Cups would not doubt the ability of Americain after a 2010 Cup win and an unlucky fourth this year.
But going into Saturday’s Zipping Classic (2400m) the next question is how tough is Americain?
It is a good thing they re-named the Sandown Classic after the great Zipping …
Spot-betting, the exotic types of betting that have landed three Pakistani cricketers in prison, is rightfully being question by Victoria’s leading trainer Peter Moody.
It is the more about the betting on the sidelines of a race result rather than the result itself eg betting on margins, sectional times, head to head results of two …
The Melbourne Cup may be over for another year but the strength of the race still has a very real chance of being increased.
After the closest finish in the history of the event the two front runners look set to have their rematch when Duanden and Red Cadeaux face for a second time in …
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