News About: Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes

Niwot Is Early Melbourne Cup Qualifier

Niwot Is Early Melbourne Cup Qualifier

21 May, 2011

Niwot has already secured himself automatic entry into the 2011 Melbourne Cup field by winning the Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes at Flemington today.

The six-year-old gelding has made a brilliant comeback from a knee injury that almost cost him his career, which he sustained after winning the Listed Winter Cup in 2009.

The Hawkes family-trained …