News About: 2012 Melbourne Cup
Prominent owner Lloyd Williams collected his fourth Melbourne Cup when locally trained Green Moon fought off the world’s best stayers to win Australia’s greatest race at Flemington today.
And jockey Brett Prebblewho flew in from Hong Kong where he …
Ethiopia trainer Pat Carey made a brilliant start to Melbourne Cup day with six-year-old Kasane scoring a convincing win in the $100,000 TAB Trophy (1700m).
With Hong Kong-based jockey Brett Prebble aboard, the mare scored the biggest win of her career as she flew home to beat Mabsam and Aliyana by a half-length.
Kasane shares …
The $6 million Melbourne Cup is now in its final countdown but it is not too late to find a winner.
To help you decide your winning selections we have compiled the best tips from the team of horseracing.com.au journalists who have spent hours analysing race replays and the form.
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The Flemington track has been upgraded to a good 3 ahead of the $6 million Melbourne Cup which is due to jump at 3pm (AEDT).
The track was rated a dead 4 this this morning but was upgraded after the second race when Kasane saluted for Pat Carey and Hong Kong-based jockey Brett Prebble in …
Team Hawkes and many loyal followers are hoping Maluckyday is the horse to repel the international raiders in the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington today.
Maluckyday is the best priced Australian trained Melbourne Cup runner …
He’s named after a country in north-east Africa but emerging stayer Ethiopia will be carrying the hopes of Australia when he lines up in his first Melbourne Cup at Flemington today.
The four-year-old is one of 16 Australian-trained Melbourne …
Mornington trainer Pat Carey is not worried that his Melbourne Cup hope Ethiopia is going into Australia’s greatest race at Flemington tomorrow the least experienced of any runner in the field.
Ethipoia will only be having his eighth race start …
Sheikh Fahad Bin Abdullah Al Thani knows that Dunaden will have to produce all of his champion qualities if he is to win back to back Melbourne Cups at Flemington on Tuesday.
The prominent owner realised that …
Racing Victoria chief handicapper Greg Carpenter revealed today that he believes the 2012 Melbourne Cup will have one of the strongest fields in the history of the race.
The final field will be finalised at 4.30pm this afternoon and Carpenter believes the quality of the horses that won’t make the field is a testament to …
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