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Australian Cup Autumn target for Jameka

Australian Cup Autumn target for Jameka

6 Dec, 2016

Trainer Ciaron Maher has pencilled in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington in March as the main Autumn Carnival target for his Caulfield Cup winner Jameka.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka, above, will be set for the Australian Cup at Flemington in the Autumn. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka was one of …

Godolphin gearing up for Sydney Autumn Carnival assault

Godolphin gearing up for Sydney Autumn Carnival assault

25 Nov, 2016

The Australian arm of the worldwide Godolphin thoroughbred organisation will see an influx of up to eight European gallopers to be prepared for the 2017 Sydney Autumn Carnival and ‘The Championships’.

Hartnell, above, was an English import who went on to become a multiple Group 1 winner in Australia. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Godolphin’s …

Sydney Autumn campaign for Sofia Rosa

Sydney Autumn campaign for Sofia Rosa

25 Nov, 2016

Cambridge trainer Stephen Marsh is hoping his stable star Sofia Rosa can recapture her brilliant three year old form when she returns to Sydney for the 2017 Autumn Carnival and ‘The Championships.’

Kiwi trainer Stephen Marsh is hoping that Sofia Rosa, above in green, blue and yellow colours, can find her Australian Oaks winning form …

English jockey James Doyle stands in for James McDonald

English jockey James Doyle stands in for James McDonald

24 Nov, 2016

The powerful worldwide Godolphin thoroughbred operation will transfer one of their English based jockeys James Doyle to replace James McDonald as their number one Australian rider.

James McDonald, above, has been replaced by English jockey James Doyle to ride for Godolphin in Australia. Photo by Daniel Costello.

McDonlad has been the retained number one rider …

Jameka to be set for 2017 Spring Carnival

Jameka to be set for 2017 Spring Carnival

18 Nov, 2016

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka will have a light Autumn campaign before being set for the 2017 Spring Carnival.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka, above, will have a light Autumn campaign before being prepared for the 2017 Spring Carnival. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Ciaron Maher trained Jameka had a disappointing end to her 2016 Spring …

Yankee Rose odds on for Crown Oaks

Yankee Rose odds on for Crown Oaks

2 Nov, 2016

Group 1 winning filly Yankee Rose will start an odds on favourite when she steps out in the Group 1 $1m Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington on Thursday.

Yankee Rose, above, will start an odds on favourite in the Crown Oaks at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

Yankee Rose claimed her second Group 1 win …

Godolphin will be back to win the 2017 Melbourne Cup

Godolphin will be back to win the 2017 Melbourne Cup

2 Nov, 2016

The worldwide thoroughbred powerhouse of Godolphin vow to be back in 2017 to try again to win their first Melbourne Cup.

Almandin, blue colours with red cap, beats Heartbreak City, yellow, in the 2016 Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

While Lloyd Williams was celebrating his fifth win in the ‘Race That …

2016 Melbourne Cup Finishing Order

2016 Melbourne Cup Finishing Order

1 Nov, 2016

The 2016 Melbourne Cup is in the books and all 24 horses were able to complete the race safely.

Almandin and Heartbreak City cleared out from the rest of the field in the 2016 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Almandin and Heartbreak City fought out the finish, but there were plenty of other …

2016 Melbourne Cup winner Almandin outstays Heartbreak City

2016 Melbourne Cup winner Almandin outstays Heartbreak City

1 Nov, 2016

The Lloyd Williams owned Almandin outstayed Irish horse Heartbreak City to win the 2016 Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington today.

Almandin, blue colours with red cap, outstays Heartbreak City, yellow, to win the 2016 Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy rode his second Melbourne Cup …

Melbourne Cup betting: Longshot Excess Knowledge not the worst

Melbourne Cup betting: Longshot Excess Knowledge not the worst

1 Nov, 2016

Trainer  Gai Waterhouse is giving Excess Knowledge a great chance of winning the 2016 Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington today even though he is one of the outsiders of the field.

Excess Knowledge, above is one of the outsiders in the Melbourne Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

Excess Knowledge is marked …