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Curren Mirotic’s Melbourne Cup Odds Lengthen

Curren Mirotic’s Melbourne Cup Odds Lengthen

30 Oct, 2016

Curren Mirotic is out to 2016 Melbourne Cup odds of $34, but jockey Tommy Berry remains optimistic about the chances of the Japanese stayer in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Tuesday.

Tommy Berry fancies the chances of Curren Mirotic in the 2016 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Curren Mirotic was available at …

Curren Mirotic Working Well Towards Melbourne Cup 2016

Curren Mirotic Working Well Towards Melbourne Cup 2016

25 Oct, 2016

Japanese raider Curren Mirotic has reportedly taken well to his time in Australia so far and is on track for a competitive performance in the 2016 Melbourne Cup (3200m) on November 1st.

Tommy Berry will partner Curren Mirotic in the 2016 Melbourne Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Curren Mirotic has produced a …

Fame Game’s Caulfield Cup Tactics Still Up In The Air

Fame Game’s Caulfield Cup Tactics Still Up In The Air

15 Oct, 2015

Fame Game is one of the most intriguing horses in the 2015 Caulfield Cup field and there has been plenty of speculation about how he will be ridden in the Group 1 event, but jockey Zac Purton has revealed that he will not make any firm decisions on how he will ride the Japanese stayer …

Fame Game’s Caulfield Cup Odds Lengthen

Fame Game’s Caulfield Cup Odds Lengthen

14 Oct, 2015

Fame Game has drifted out to 2015 Caulfield Cup odds of $11 and trainer Yoshitada Munakata admits that he has some concerns about the Japanese stayer ahead of the Group 1 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Zac Purton has been booked to partner Fame Game in the 2015 Caulfield Cup this weekend. Photo by: Daniel …

Caulfield Cup 2015: 2400 Metres Too Short For Fame Game

Caulfield Cup 2015: 2400 Metres Too Short For Fame Game

12 Oct, 2015

Jockey Zac Purton has revealed that he believes that 2400 metres of the 2015 Caulfield Cup could be too short for Fame Game after he rode the Japanese stayer in track work at Werribee this morning.

Zac Purton is chasing his second straight win in the Caulfield Cup after he steered Admire Rakti to victory …

Japanese Melbourne Cup Contenders Arrive In Australia

Japanese Melbourne Cup Contenders Arrive In Australia

21 Sep, 2015

Japanese 2015 Melbourne Cup contenders Fame Game and Hokko Brave arrived in Australia on Saturday night and have both settled into their new environment at the Werribee Quarantine Centre without any issues.

Zac Purton (pictured winning the Caulfield Cup on Admire Rakti) has been booked to ride Fame Game in the 2015 Melbourne Cup. Photo …

Caulfield Cup Odds Continue to Lengthen for Admire Rakti

Caulfield Cup Odds Continue to Lengthen for Admire Rakti

18 Oct, 2014

Touted as one to watch in his maiden assault on Australian shores this season, classy Japanese stayer Admire Rakti is yet to receive much more than a sprinkling of bets for success in the hours leading up to this afternoon’s feature race and has surprisingly drifted from a quote of $9.50 to currently register at …

Carpenter Defends Melbourne Cup Weights

Carpenter Defends Melbourne Cup Weights

16 Sep, 2014

Racing Victoria Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter defended the 58 kilograms top-weight that was allocated to Japanese stayer Admire Rakti at the 2014 Melbourne Cup weights announcement this morning.

Zac Purton (pictured winning the Doncaster Mile on Sacred Falls) is not happy with the Melbourne Cup weight allocated to Admire Rakti. Photo by: Steve Hart

Carpenter …

Purton To Ride Admire Rakti In Melbourne Cup

Purton To Ride Admire Rakti In Melbourne Cup

22 Aug, 2014

Leading jockey Zac Purton has been booked to ride Japanese stayer Admire Rakti in the 2014 Melbourne Cup at Flemington on November 4.

Zac Purton (pictured on Sacred Falls) will ride in the Melbourne Cup for just the second time during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Steve Hart

Connections of Admire Rakti confirmed …

Japan Set To Be Represented In Melbourne Cup

Japan Set To Be Represented In Melbourne Cup

22 Jul, 2014

Racing Victoria General Manager Of Racing Greg Carpenter has revealed that Japanese stayer Admire Rakti is set to travel to Australia to contest the 2014 Melbourne Cup.

Craig Williams partnered Admire Rakti in the Japan Cup in Tokyo at the end of last year. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Japan famously dominated the 2006 …