News About: Living Legends

Melbourne Cup Winner Doriemus Passes Away

Melbourne Cup Winner Doriemus Passes Away

12 Jan, 2015

1995 Melbourne Cup winner Doriemus passed away yesterday after injuring his near side hoof in a paddock accident at the Living Legends Facility for retired champion racehorses.

Damien Oliver steered Doriemus to victory in the 1995 edition of the Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Doriemus was taken to the Melbourne University Equine …

Champion Jumper Black And Bent Retired

Champion Jumper Black And Bent Retired

4 Jun, 2014

Champion jumper Black And Benthas been retired after the veteran gelding suffered a minor tendon injury that ruled him out of the 2014 jumps racing season.

Black And Bent stamped himself as the champions jumps horse of his era with a string of dominant performances. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Black And Bent has not been …