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Melbourne Cup Form: Oceanographer Ready To Fire

Melbourne Cup Form: Oceanographer Ready To Fire

31 Oct, 2016

Oceanographer secured a place in the 2016 Melbourne Cup field with his win in the Lexus Stakes at Flemington on Saturday and trainer Charlie Appleby believes that the Melbourne Cup contender has come through the run in outstanding condition.

Oceanographer earnt a place in the Melbourne Cup with his victory in the Lexus Stakes. Photo …

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Heartbreak City Primed for Success

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Heartbreak City Primed for Success

30 Oct, 2016

Trainer Tony Martin believes that classy stayer Heartbreak City will be perfectly-suited to the conditions at Flemington on Tuesday, when he lines up for the 2016 Melbourne Cup (3200m).

Hong Kong-based hoop Joao Moreira will ride Heartbreak City in the 2016 Melbourne Cup. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Heartbreak City is yet to make an appearance on …

Godolphin Eyeing Melbourne Cup With Wadi Al Hattawi And Secret Number

Godolphin Eyeing Melbourne Cup With Wadi Al Hattawi And Secret Number

1 Sep, 2015

Godolphin Head Trainer Saeed Bin Suroor has revealed that Wadi Al Hattawi and Secret Number could both be sent to Australia for the 2015 Melbourne Cup at Flemington on November 4.

Secret Number has form around the likes of Spillway (pictured) in the United Kingdom. Photo by: Steve Hart

Wadi Al Hattawi is set to …

Lord Van Percy Out Of Zipping Classic

Lord Van Percy Out Of Zipping Classic

11 Nov, 2014

Lord Van Percy has been ruled out of the 2014 Zipping Classic and will be sent to the spelling paddock after being found with a tendon strain.

Lord Van Percy will miss the 2014 Zipping Classic after being found with a tendon strain. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Lord Van Percy had been included …

Oliver Happy To Be On Mutual Regard In Melbourne Cup 2014

Oliver Happy To Be On Mutual Regard In Melbourne Cup 2014

2 Nov, 2014

Damien Oliver has been booked to ride Mutual Regard in the 2014 Melbourne Cup and the leading hoop believes that the talented stayer is a genuine chance in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Tuesday.

Damien Oliver is hoping he can get his hands on a fourth Melbourne Cup when he partners Mutual Regard …

Royal Diamond To Run Better Than Melbourne Cup Odds Suggest

Royal Diamond To Run Better Than Melbourne Cup Odds Suggest

2 Nov, 2014

Royal Diamond is currently available at 2014 Melbourne Cup odds of $51, but trainer Johnny Murtagh is confident that the tough stayer will perform better than his quote suggests in the $6 million event at Flemington on Tuesday.

Steven Arnold will partner Royal Diamond in the 2014 Melbourne Cup at Flemington on Tuesday. Photo by: …

Royal Diamond A Forgotten Horse In Melbourne Cup Field

Royal Diamond A Forgotten Horse In Melbourne Cup Field

30 Oct, 2014

Royal Diamond has been a forgotten horse in the 2014 Melbourne Cup field, but trainer Johnny Murtagh is confident that the veteran stayer will run a big race in the Group 1 event at Flemington next Tuesday.

Steven Arnold has been booked to ride Royal Diamond in the 2014 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse …

Place In Melbourne Cup Field On Offer For Lord Van Percy

Place In Melbourne Cup Field On Offer For Lord Van Percy

28 Oct, 2014

Trainer Andrew Balding is confident that Lord Van Percy can earn a place in the 2014 Melbourne Cup field by winning the Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Lord Van Percy needs to win the Lexus Stakes to qualify for a start in the 2014 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

No Melbourne Cup Lead-Up Run For Mutual Regard

No Melbourne Cup Lead-Up Run For Mutual Regard

7 Oct, 2014

Trainer Johnny Murtagh has revealed that Mutual Regard will go into the 2014 Melbourne Cup at Flemington on November 4 without a lead-up run in Australia.

Mutual Regard will not have a run in Australia before he contests the 2014 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Mutual Regard has not been seen at …

Melbourne Cup On The Agenda For Mutual Regard

Melbourne Cup On The Agenda For Mutual Regard

26 Aug, 2014

Trainer Johnny Murtagh is eyeing the 2014 Melbourne Cup with Mutual Regard after the talented stayer won the Ebor Handicap (2816m) at York on Saturday.

Opinion is one of a number of stayers that have come to Australia after running in the Ebor Handicap. Photo by: Steve Hart

Mutual Regard has been a consistent performer …