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Weight to decide Big Orange’s 2016 Melbourne Cup assault

Weight to decide Big Orange’s 2016 Melbourne Cup assault

29 Jul, 2016

Newmarket trainer Michael Bell won’t confirm a start for Big Orange in the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 1 until the weights are released in early September.

Big Orange,above, could make a return trip to Australia for the 2016 Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Big Orange To Melbourne Cup Following Goodwood Cup Win

Big Orange To Melbourne Cup Following Goodwood Cup Win

31 Jul, 2015

Trainer Michael Bell has confirmed that Big Orange will make the trip to Australia for the 2015 Melbourne Cup after the promising stayer scored a tough win in a thrilling edition of the 2015 Goodwood Cup overnight.

Jamie Spencer steered Big Orange to victory in the 2015 Goodwood Cup and will likely ride the stayer …

Side Glance To Take Forward Position In Cox Plate Field

Side Glance To Take Forward Position In Cox Plate Field

23 Oct, 2014

Trainer Andrew Balding has revealed that he would like to see Side Glance settle towards the front of the 2014 Cox Plate field at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Trainer Andrew Balding is happy with the condition of Side Glance ahead of the 2014 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Side Glance wraps up Cox Plate preparation with leisurely gallop

Side Glance wraps up Cox Plate preparation with leisurely gallop

22 Oct, 2014

Consistent Group 1 performer Side Glance wrapped up his Cox Plate preparation with a leisurely gallop at the TAB International Horse Centre in Werribee today.

2013 Mackinnon Stakes winner Side Glance, above, had a leisurely final hit out for the Cox Plate at Werribee on Wednesday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Side Glance was …

Side Glance To Run In Caulfield Stakes

Side Glance To Run In Caulfield Stakes

1 Oct, 2014

European-trained galloper Side Glance will run in the 2014 Caulfield Stakes next weekend before connections decide whether he backs up in the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley a week later or chases his second straight win in the Group 1 Mackinnon Stakes (2000m).

Side Glance won the Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington during …

Sydney Cup The Autumn Target For Caravan Rolls On

Sydney Cup The Autumn Target For Caravan Rolls On

28 Nov, 2013

Trainer Danny O’Brien has revealed that imported stayer Caravan Rolls On will be set for the leading staying events, like the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m), during the 2014 Autumn Racing Carnival.

Caravan Rolls On recorded his maiden Australian win in the Sandown Cup during the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Melbourne Cup Winner Dunaden A Chance For More Success

Melbourne Cup Winner Dunaden A Chance For More Success

3 Nov, 2013

Former Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden is a legitimate chance in the 2013 edition of the race despite his heavy weight, according to stable representative Geoffrey Fabre.

Dunaden has returned to Australia for the 2013 Melbourne Cup at Flemington next Tuesday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Fabre is has accompanied Dunaden to Australia for each …

Mackinnon Stakes goes to Side Glance

Mackinnon Stakes goes to Side Glance

2 Nov, 2013

English jockey Jamie Spencer stole the show at Flemington with a well-judged front running ride to claim the Group 1 $1m Longines Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) on northern hemisphere seven year old Side Glance.

Side Glance takes out the G1 Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

Spencer let Side Glance ($12) slide to the …

Melbourne Cup Odds Crazy For Dunaden According To Rival Trainer

Melbourne Cup Odds Crazy For Dunaden According To Rival Trainer

29 Oct, 2013

Luca Cumani has described the 2013 Melbourne Cup odds for Dunaden as crazy and rates the two-time Australian Group 1 winner as one of the biggest dangers to Mount Athos at Flemington next Tuesday.

Luca Cumani is happy with the progress of Mount Athos heading into the Melbourne Cup at Flemington next Tuesday. Photo by: …

Cumani Happy With Mount Athos Ahead Of Melbourne Cup Tilt

Cumani Happy With Mount Athos Ahead Of Melbourne Cup Tilt

19 Sep, 2013

Leading European trainer Luca Cumani has blamed two poor rides for the inconsistent form of Mount Athos this season and believes the six-year-old is in excellent condition ahead of his trip to Australia for the 2013 Melbourne Cup (3200m).

Luca Cumani is confident that Mount Athos is on track to run well in the 2013 …