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The 2013 Melbourne Cup preparations for Gai Waterhouse-trained Tres Blue have really started to heat up and jockey Tommy Berry is delighted with the improvement the Northern Hemisphere three-year-old has shown since arriving in Australia.
French stayer Bayrir has been selected to replace the Luca Cumani trained Mount Athos in the Group 1 HK$15m Longines Hong Kong Vase (2400m) at Sha Tin on Longines Hong Kong International Race Day on Sunday week.
The Alain De Royer-Dupre trained Bayrir is a Group 1 winner, talking out the US$500,000 Secretariat Stakes (1 …
The controversy surrounding Damien Oliver’s alleged betting activities has surfaced again as he prepares to ride favourite Americain in the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington today.
Reports have surfaced that Oliver has given self-damming evidence to the stewards’ inquiry investigating his alleged bet of $10,000 through a third party on Miss …
A host of fancied European stayers will miss the 2012 Melbourne Cup when the final field is announced this afternoon.
Luca Cumani-trained duo Ibicenco and Gatewood both attempted to qualify for the final field by winning the Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington today but finished fourth and sixth respectively.
French stayers Dunaden and Americain remain at the top of the list after forty-six horses were left in the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) to be run at Flemington on November 6 after second acceptances today.
Connections of international galloper Americain will inspect the Caulfield track today and wait until race morning to give the go ahead for a start in the Group 1 $2.5m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) tomorrow.
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