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2016 Melbourne Cup Tips: Almandin Weighted To Win

2016 Melbourne Cup Tips: Almandin Weighted To Win

31 Oct, 2016

Co-owner Lloyd Williams has Almandin in his 2016 Melbourne Cup tips and he believes that The Bart Cummings winner is the horse that is weighted to win the Group 1 event at Flemington tomorrow.

Almandin is one of four Lloyd Williams-owned horses in the 2016 Melbourne Cup field. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Almandin will …

Delicacy Retired From Racing

Delicacy Retired From Racing

5 Jan, 2016

Two-time Group 1 winner Delicacy has been retired from racing after scans found that she had torn town tendons in her front legs following her tough victory in the 2016 Perth Cup at Ascot on Saturday.

Delicacy finished her career with a string of feature race wins including Group 1 victories in the Australasian Oaks …

The United States Receives Big Melbourne Cup Penalty

The United States Receives Big Melbourne Cup Penalty

26 Oct, 2015

The United States is now considerably closer to earning a place in the 2015 Melbourne Cup field after he was allocated a 2.5 kilogram penalty for his win in the Group 2 Moonee Valley Gold Cup (2500m) on Saturday.

The United States was very impressive in the 2015 Moonee Valley Gold Cup on Cox Plate …

Amralah Receives Two Kilo Melbourne Cup Penalty

Amralah Receives Two Kilo Melbourne Cup Penalty

12 Oct, 2015

Racing Victoria Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter allocated Amralah a two kilogram 2015 Melbourne Cup penalty for his win in the Herbert Power Stakes and the imported stayer is now into 27th position in the order of entry for ‘the race that stops a nation’.

Amralah will have his next race start in the 2015 …

Amralah Will Not Contest 2015 Caulfield Cup

Amralah Will Not Contest 2015 Caulfield Cup

12 Oct, 2015

Co-owner Lloyd Williams has confirmed that Amralah will not run in the 2015 Caulfield Cup that will be held at the home of the Melbourne Racing Club on Saturday.

Amralah will recieve a penalty for the Melbourne Cup after he recorded an impressive victory in the 2015 Herbert Power Stakes on Saturday. Photo by: Ultimate …

Maygrove To Improve In Harry White Classic

Maygrove To Improve In Harry White Classic

25 Sep, 2015

Trainer Murray Baker is confident that tough stayer Maygrove will produce an improved effort when he contests the 2015 Harry White Classic at Caulfield tomorrow.

Murray Baker has the chance to record three more black-type wins at Caulfield tomorrow and he has Maygrove in the Harry White Classic. Photo by: Steve Hart

Maygrove made his …

No Caulfield Cup Penalty For Magnapal

No Caulfield Cup Penalty For Magnapal

21 Sep, 2015

Magnapal will carry 50 kilograms in the 2015 Caulfield Cup after Racing Victoria Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter elected not to penalise the tough stayer for his win in the 2015 Naturalism Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.

Magnapal finished over the top of his rivals to win the Naturalism Stakes and earn a place in the …

Carpenter Thrilled With 2015 Melbourne Cup Nominations

Carpenter Thrilled With 2015 Melbourne Cup Nominations

2 Sep, 2015

The 2015 Melbourne Cup nominations were released yesterday and Racing Victoria Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter is thrilled with the quality of the entries for ‘the race that stops a nation’.

Red Cadeaux is one of a host of international stayers that have been included in the 2015 Melbourne Cup nominations. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Melbourne Cup Ballot Exemption On Offer In The Bart Cummings

Melbourne Cup Ballot Exemption On Offer In The Bart Cummings

7 Jul, 2015

The Victoria Racing Club has announced that the winner of the 2015 The Bart Cummings will receive ballot exempt entry into the Melbourne Cup.

Who Shot Thebarman won the 2014 edition of The Bart Cummings before he went on to finish third behind Protectionist in the Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The …

Carpenter Fancies Shamal Wind’s King’s Stand Stakes Chances

Carpenter Fancies Shamal Wind’s King’s Stand Stakes Chances

16 Jun, 2015

Racing Victoria Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter fancies the 2015 King’s Stand Stakes chances of Shamal Wind and he revealed that he would be disappointed if the talented mare finished outside the top five in the Group 1 event at Royal Ascot this evening.

Shamal Wind has the chance to record a second win at Group …