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Melbourne Cup 2014: Royal Diamond to Press Forward

Melbourne Cup 2014: Royal Diamond to Press Forward

4 Nov, 2014

Returning to racing in typically competitive form through 2014 so far, jockey Steven Arnold is thrilled to have secured the ride on classy international raider Royal Diamond in today’s Melbourne Cup 2014 and has revealed he is likely to lead the nine-year-old towards the fore of the pack from jump.

Jockey Steven Arnold is thrilled …

Royal Diamond’s Melbourne Cup Odds No Concern For Murtagh

Royal Diamond’s Melbourne Cup Odds No Concern For Murtagh

3 Nov, 2014

Royal Diamond is currently available at the lengthy 2014 Melbourne Cup odds of $81 and he was unwanted at the Call Of The Card this afternoon, but trainer Johnny Murtagh remains confident that the tough stayer can be more than competitive at Flemington tomorrow.

Steven Arnold is excited to partner Royal Diamond in the 2014 …

Royal Diamond To Run Better Than Melbourne Cup Odds Suggest

Royal Diamond To Run Better Than Melbourne Cup Odds Suggest

2 Nov, 2014

Royal Diamond is currently available at 2014 Melbourne Cup odds of $51, but trainer Johnny Murtagh is confident that the tough stayer will perform better than his quote suggests in the $6 million event at Flemington on Tuesday.

Steven Arnold will partner Royal Diamond in the 2014 Melbourne Cup at Flemington on Tuesday. Photo by: …

Royal Diamond A Forgotten Horse In Melbourne Cup Field

Royal Diamond A Forgotten Horse In Melbourne Cup Field

30 Oct, 2014

Royal Diamond has been a forgotten horse in the 2014 Melbourne Cup field, but trainer Johnny Murtagh is confident that the veteran stayer will run a big race in the Group 1 event at Flemington next Tuesday.

Steven Arnold has been booked to ride Royal Diamond in the 2014 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse …

Kesampour Set To Improve In Naturalism Stakes

Kesampour Set To Improve In Naturalism Stakes

18 Sep, 2013

Highly-rated imported stayer Kesampour has not impressed since arriving in Australia but trainer Peter Moody expects to see a much-improved horse when the four-year-old contests the Group 3 Naturalism Stakes (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Kesampour was defeated by Ibicenco in his Australian racing debut in the Slickpix Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Kesampour Could Make Australian Debut In The Slickpix Stakes

Kesampour Could Make Australian Debut In The Slickpix Stakes

21 Aug, 2013

Imported stayer Kesampour is a chance to make his Australian racing debut in the Listed Slickpix Stakes (1700m) at Caulfield on August 31.

Trainer Peter Moody is unsure which race will be the best spring starting point for imported stayer Kesampour. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Kesampour was nominated to take part in the P.B. Lawrence …

So You Think To Tackle Europe Before Being Retired To Stud

So You Think To Tackle Europe Before Being Retired To Stud

12 May, 2011

So You Think blitzing the field in the 2010 Cox Plate

Australian export So You Think has begun his European career in thrilling style, after winning the Group 3 Mooresbridge Stakes at The Curragh by an incredible ten lengths last week, and his new trainers have told of their delight at having him there.

Michael …