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2016 Melbourne Cup Odds Update: Qewy over the odds

2016 Melbourne Cup Odds Update: Qewy over the odds

1 Nov, 2016

Geelong Cup winner Qewy is well over the odds for the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington today, according to big race jockey Craig Williams.

Craig Williams, above, rides Qewy in the Melbourne Cup. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Charlie Appleby trained stayer is marked at $26 for the Melbourne Cup …

2016 Melbourne Cup Win against the odds for Oceanographer

2016 Melbourne Cup Win against the odds for Oceanographer

29 Oct, 2016

A win in the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on Tuesday for the Godolphin owned Oceanographer is well against the odds, history tells us.

Oceanographer, above, gained a spot in the Melbourne Cup with a win in the Lexus Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The English stayer gained …

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Oceanographer gets 1kg penalty

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Oceanographer gets 1kg penalty

29 Oct, 2016

Lexus Stakes winner Oceanographer has been given a 1kg penalty for the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on Tuesday.

Oceanographer, above, has been given a 1kg penalty for the Melbourne Cup after winning the Lexus Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Charlie Appleby trained Oceanographer gained …

Oceanographer Into Melbourne Cup After Lexus Stakes

Oceanographer Into Melbourne Cup After Lexus Stakes

29 Oct, 2016

Oceanographer will head into the 2016 Melbourne Cup after he recorded a fast-finishing victory in the Lexus Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Oceanographer stormed home late to win the 2016 Lexus Stakes at Flemington this afternoon. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Oceanographer was settled in the second half of the field and he was at …

Williams to be re-united with Hong Kong bound Criterion

Williams to be re-united with Hong Kong bound Criterion

23 Nov, 2015

Big race jockey Craig Williams will be re-united with Criterion on Tuesday when he partners the five year old stallion in a special gallop at Lindsay Park at Euroa.

Craig Williams and Criterion, above, combine to win the 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The David Hayes and Tom Dabernig trained …

Gust Of Wind can improve going into Melbourne Cup

Gust Of Wind can improve going into Melbourne Cup

2 Nov, 2015

Sydney based Kiwi trainer John Sargent says his mare Gust Of Wind is still on the improve as she heads towards the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) run at Flemington on Tuesday.

Trainer John Sargent is confident that Gust Of Wind is still on the improve heading into the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. …

No Mackinnon Stakes For Gust Of Wind

No Mackinnon Stakes For Gust Of Wind

27 Oct, 2015

Trainer John Sargent has revealed that Gust Of Wind will not run in the 2015 Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington on Saturday and will go into the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) without another lead-up run.

Gust Of Wind will have her next race start in the 2015 Melbourne Cup at Flemington on November 3. Photo …

Moody can add to season’s 200 winners at Flemington

Moody can add to season’s 200 winners at Flemington

17 Jul, 2015

Premiership winning trainer Peter Moody topped the 200 winners mark for the season with Thursday’s Donald winner House Of Hingis and has a great chance to add to the tally at Flemington on Saturday.

Trainer Peter Moody has a great chance to add to his 200 season winners at Flemington. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Moody …

Chad Schofield to have short Melbourne stint before Hong Kong

Chad Schofield to have short Melbourne stint before Hong Kong

16 Jul, 2015

Jockey Chad Schofield is back in action at Flemington on Saturday but the Melbourne stay will be short as he prepares to head to Hong Kong in September to start a six month riding contract.

Chad Schofield will return to riding in Melbourne at Flemington with four mounts. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

The two time …

Criterion Finishes A Credible Fifth In Prince Of Wales’s Stakes

Criterion Finishes A Credible Fifth In Prince Of Wales’s Stakes

18 Jun, 2015

Triple Group 1 winner Criterion produced a gallant performance to finish a credible fifth behind Dermot Weld-trained Free Eagle in the 2015 Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot this morning.

Criterion (pictured winning the Queen Elizabeth Stakes) finished a game fifth in the 2015 Prince Of Wales’s Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Criterion jumped …