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Darbadar Included In Western Health Cup Field

Darbadar Included In Western Health Cup Field

10 Dec, 2014

Promising imported stayer Darbadar will have his second Australian start at Flemington this Saturday after being included in the 2014 Western Health Cup field.

Craig Williams will take the ride on imported galloper Darbadar in the 2014 Western Health Cup this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Darbadar was included in the nominations for …

Mujadale Leads All The Way In 2014 Ballarat Cup

Mujadale Leads All The Way In 2014 Ballarat Cup

22 Nov, 2014

Tough gelding Mujadale led from start to finish to record an extremely brave win in the 2014 Ballarat Cup this afternoon.

Mujadale (pictured winning on Melbourne Cup Day last year) led all the way to score a tough victory in the Ballarat Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Mujadale jumped straight to the lead …

Capacity 2014 Ballarat Cup Field Released

Capacity 2014 Ballarat Cup Field Released

19 Nov, 2014

The 2014 Ballarat Cup field has been released and a capacity field of 18 horses are set to contest the Listed event at Ballarat on Saturday.

Fat Al has been allocated the equal top-weight of 60 kilograms for the 2014 Ballarat Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Group 1 winner Fat Al has failed to fire …

Weir Trio Need To Improve In 2014 Ballarat Cup

Weir Trio Need To Improve In 2014 Ballarat Cup

19 Nov, 2014

Darren Weir has At First Sight, Hurdy Gurdy Man and Mobaco in the 2014 Ballarat Cup field and the leading trainer believes that all three will need to improve on their recent form to be a winning chance in the Listed event this weekend.

At First Sight is one of three Darren Weir-trained runners in …

Snowden’s Cup tip and winner

Snowden’s Cup tip and winner

1 Nov, 2011

Peter Snowden starts Melbourne Cup Day with a win in the first with Applegate

The Peter Snowden stable’s wow of a time at Flemington Spring Carnival continued when two-year-old Applegatewon the opening race on Cup day – the Emirates Airlines (2YO) 1000m.

Having its first start the well-developed daughter of Exceed and Excel may have …

Mourayan Scratched From Melbourne Cup Field

Mourayan Scratched From Melbourne Cup Field

1 Nov, 2011

Mourayan (no.10) has been scratched form the Melbourne Cup on vets advice

Lloyd William’s Mourayan has been a surprise late scratching from today’s Melbourne Cupat Flemington.

The six-year-old gelding pulled up slightly lame following his second place run behind Glass Harmonium in the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes last start, however, was deemed as suitable to …

Niwot 2011 Melbourne Cup betting shortener

Niwot 2011 Melbourne Cup betting shortener

31 Oct, 2011

Niwot has been backed from $101 to $10 with most bookmakers to win the 2011 Group 1 $6m Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington tomorrow.

The Hawkes team trained galloper was bet around Australia today tightening up from $13 to $10 with most organisations.

Before he qualified in the Melbourne Cup by winning Saturday’s Lexus Stakes …

Lloyd and Bart disagree – 2011 Melbourne Cup

Lloyd and Bart disagree – 2011 Melbourne Cup

31 Oct, 2011

While Cups King Bart Cummings believes Americain is the horse to beat in tomorrow’s 2011 $6m Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) while big owner Lloyd Williams said he will struggle.

While Cummings has trained a record 12 Cup winners, Williams has owned three with both men a chance to add to their tallies with two …

The Melbourne Cup final field

The Melbourne Cup final field

29 Oct, 2011

Defending champ Americian tops the final field for the Melbourne Cup

The final field of 24 horses has been announced for the Group 1 Melbourne Cup.

2011 Emirates Melbourne Cup Field – Final Acceptances

# Horse Trainer Weight
1 AMERICAIN (USA) (15) Alain de Royer Dupre G Mosse 58kg
2 JUKEBOX JURY (IRE) (6) Mark …

Williams team remain strong in Mackinnon and Melbourne Cup

Williams team remain strong in Mackinnon and Melbourne Cup

28 Oct, 2011

Owners Nick and Lloyd Williams will still have three runners competing in the tomorrow’s Mackinnon Stakes en-route to Tuesday’s $6m Group 1 Melbourne Cup after today’s scratching of Linton in both events.

Midas Touch, Efficient and Mourayan will fly the Macedon Lodge flag and according to Nick Williams have a good chance in Group 1 …