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Silent Achiever uncertain Melbourne Cup runner

Silent Achiever uncertain Melbourne Cup runner

17 Sep, 2014

Cambridge trainer Roger James is contemplating missing the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 4 with Silent Achiever after the mare was allocated 56.5kg when the weights were released on Tuesday.

James still has to confer with Silent Achiever’s owner but his favoured option is now to concentrate on the Group…

2014 Melbourne Cup Weights Released

2014 Melbourne Cup Weights Released

16 Sep, 2014

The 2014 Melbourne Cup weights have been released, with Japanese stayer Admire Rakti allocated the top weight of 58 kilograms for the Group 1 event that will be held at Flemington on November 4.

Admire Rakti is set to arrive in Australia at the end of the week, along with Bande, and he is a confirmed…

Chad Schofield wants trouble free Spring to start on Makybe Diva Stakes Day

Chad Schofield wants trouble free Spring to start on Makybe Diva Stakes Day

12 Sep, 2014

Emerging star Chad Schofield is keen to have a trouble free run for the remainder of the Spring Carnival as he returns from suspension with a full book of rides on Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington on Saturday.

Schofield was suspended after stewards found him guilty of causing interference in the Australian Defence Force Handicap (1100m)…

Dissident Early Favourite In Makybe Diva Stakes Betting

Dissident Early Favourite In Makybe Diva Stakes Betting

11 Sep, 2014

Dissident is currently available at 2014 Makybe Diva Stakes odds of $3.10 and is a clear favourite to record his second straight win at Group 1 level at Flemington on Saturday.

Dissident returned to the races with a classy two and a half lengths victory over Sweet Idea in the Group 1 Memsie Stakes (1400m) and…

Dissident Included In 2014 Makybe Diva Stakes Field

Dissident Included In 2014 Makybe Diva Stakes Field

10 Sep, 2014

The 2014 Makybe Diva Stakes field has been released, with Dissident set to start as a clear favourite in the Group 1 event at Flemington this weekend.

Dissident (barrier six) stamped himself as a genuine weight-for-age contender with an impressive two and a half lengths victory in the Group 1 Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on…

16 Internationals In Caulfield Cup First Acceptances

16 Internationals In Caulfield Cup First Acceptances

9 Sep, 2014

The 2014 Caulfield Cup remains on track to have a record number of international participants after sixteen overseas-trained horses were included in the first acceptances for the Group 1 event.

The Japanese-trained duo of Admire Rakti and Bande have already entered quarantine in Japan and they are set to arrive in Australia on September 20 to…

Waller and Williams Dominate Local Melbourne Cup Nominations

Waller and Williams Dominate Local Melbourne Cup Nominations

2 Sep, 2014

The Lloyd Williams-owned Macedon Lodge and the Chris Waller stable have each included 12 stayers in the 2014 Melbourne Cup nominations that were released by Racing Victoria this afternoon.

Macedon Lodge had a record breaking six runners in the 2013 Melbourne Cup field and the leading owner is set to have another large team in the…

2014 Melbourne Cup Nominations Released

2014 Melbourne Cup Nominations Released

2 Sep, 2014

The 2014 Melbourne Cup nominations have been released with 148 stayers in contention to run in ‘the race that stops a nation’ at Flemington on November 4.

The Melbourne Cup has been dominated by internationally-trained runners in the past five years and the 2014 edition of the race is set to feature a very strong presence…

Green Moon Set To Resume In Makybe Diva Stakes

Green Moon Set To Resume In Makybe Diva Stakes

27 Aug, 2014

Co-owner Nick Williams has revealed that Melbourne Cup winner Green Moon is set to return to the races in the 2014 Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington on September 13.

Green Moon has not been able to record a race win since his memorable Melbourne Cup triumph in 2012, but returned to his best form during his…

Team Williams start to roll out Spring Carnival hopes at Moonee Valley

Team Williams start to roll out Spring Carnival hopes at Moonee Valley

22 Aug, 2014

You know the Spring Carnival has arrived when Team Williams start to roll out their European imports and punters will get an early look at Foundry and The United States in the $80,000 Sportingbet Handicap (11500m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Foundry and The United States are both nominated for the Group 1 $2.5m BMW Caulfield…