News About: Emirates Melbourne Cup
The Darren Weir-trained Signoff will have a very light autumn campaign next year, making only a few “cameo” appearances in a bid to be fighting fit for the spring where the four-year-old gelding will aim to win the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m), which he finished a commendable fourth in this year.…
British stayer Red Cadeaux made the trip out to Australia for the Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) for the first time back in 2011 as a five-year-old.
He narrowly missed out on victory …
The Bart & James Cummings-trained Precedence missed out on a run in last year’s Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) by just one spot but the nine-year-old gelding safely earned his place in the field for this year’s race.
The 2014 Melbourne Cup barrier draw on Saturday evening could not have gone better for connections of Admire Rakti.
The Japanese stayer will jump from barrier eight, which is considered very lucky in China. It would …
The Darren Weir-trained Signoff secured the final place on the 2014 Melbourne Cup field on Saturday after winning the Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington Racecourse.
The winner of the Lexus Stakes earns …
Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune will use tomorrow’s Group 2 $200,000 Blamey Stakes (1600m) at Flemington as a stepping stone to bigger goals in the Spring.
Trainer Darren Weir will use a light Autumn campaign to prepare Puissance …
Melbourne Cup winner Americain will serve his first Australian breeding season this year at Adam Sangster’s Swettenham Stud at Nagambie in Victoria.
Americain was retired after finishing eleventh to Green Moon in his third Melbourne Cup appearance last year …
Legendary English trainer Sir Michael Stoute is hoping to send Carlton House out a winner in the Group 1 HK$22m Longines Hong Kong Cup (2000m) at Sha Tin on Sunday before the four year old heads to Gai Waterhouse’s Tulloch Lodge in Sydney.
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