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Cups Start Closer for Glencadam Gold

Cups Start Closer for Glencadam Gold

25 Sep, 2012

Gai Waterhouse-trained import Glencadam Gold has made another step towards a berth in the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups with a 1.5kg penalty incurred as a result of last week’s Newcastle Cup (2300m) victory.

Glencadam Gold is closer to a start in the Cups after a 1.5kg penalty. Photo by: Steve Hart

The four-year-old’s weight now …

Odds Stacked Against Caulfield Cup Topweights

Odds Stacked Against Caulfield Cup Topweights

6 Sep, 2012

Caulfield Cup topweights Americain and Dunaden will have to break history if they are to claim victory in the world’s richest 2400-metre handicap race.

No original topweight has ever tasted success in the prestigious staying test and the pair were yesterday allocated 58kg.

If Americain (pictured) or Dunaden win the Caulfield Cup they will be …