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Who Shot The Barman To Be Tough To Beat In Sydney Cup

Who Shot The Barman To Be Tough To Beat In Sydney Cup

16 Apr, 2014

Who Shot Thebarman will make his Australian racing debut in the 2014 Sydney Cup and jockey James McDonald believes that the talented stayer will be tough to beat in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

James McDonald will partner Who Shot Thebarman in the 2014 Sydney Cup at Royal Randwick on Saturday. …

Complete Adelaide Cup 2014 Form Guide

Complete Adelaide Cup 2014 Form Guide

10 Mar, 2014

The 2014 Adelaide Cup form guide is currently being poured over by punters around Australia; with everybody trying to pick the winner of the Group 2 event that will be held at Morphettville this afternoon.

Outback Joe wins the 2014 Adelaide Cup.

Outback Joe is rated one of the leading chances in Adelaide Cup 2014 …

Instrumentalist Storms Home Late To Win 2014 Mornington Cup

Instrumentalist Storms Home Late To Win 2014 Mornington Cup

12 Feb, 2014

Progressive stayer Instrumentalist has earned ballot exempt entry into the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) after recording a fast-finishing win in the 2014 Mornington Cup (2400m) this afternoon.

Instrumentalist scored a narrow victory over Travolta and the Macedonian in the 2014 Mornington Cup this afternoon.

Instrumentalist was settled in the middle of the field by …

Perfect 10 for Black and Bent

Perfect 10 for Black and Bent

22 May, 2013

Champion jumper Black And Bent has made a record-breaking return to the hurdles at Sandown today, claiming an incredible 10th straight jumps victory.

Black And Bent entered the record books with a 10th straight jumps win. Photo by: Taron Clarke.

By notching up his 10th consecutive win over the hurdles, the Robert Smerdon-trained gelding etched …

Niwot 2011 Melbourne Cup betting shortener

Niwot 2011 Melbourne Cup betting shortener

31 Oct, 2011

Niwot has been backed from $101 to $10 with most bookmakers to win the 2011 Group 1 $6m Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington tomorrow.

The Hawkes team trained galloper was bet around Australia today tightening up from $13 to $10 with most organisations.

Before he qualified in the Melbourne Cup by winning Saturday’s Lexus Stakes …

Niwot Earns Coveted Melbourne Cup Spot For Hawkes’ Stable

Niwot Earns Coveted Melbourne Cup Spot For Hawkes’ Stable

29 Oct, 2011

Niwot has earned a start in the Melbourne Cup with a win in the Lexus Stakes

Seven-year-old Niwot has demonstrated his superior staying abilities by winning The Lexus Stakesat Flemington today.

The win has earned the lightly raced Galileo gelding a guaranteed start in the $6.2 million Melbourne Cup next Tuesday.

Niwot looked the unlikely …

Last chance for Melbourne Cup hopefuls on Saturday

Last chance for Melbourne Cup hopefuls on Saturday

27 Oct, 2011

Lexus Stakes favourite Green Moon is vying for a spot in the Melbourne Cup field

There are 13 horses preparing for an 11 hour attack in order to take a position in the 2011 $6m Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m)on Tuesday.

Twelve of the 13 will run in the $251,000 Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) …

Chris Munce jockeying for a key ride

Chris Munce jockeying for a key ride

27 Oct, 2011

Chris Munce's Melbourne Cup ride Tullamore is looking more likely of making the final field

Brisbane’s leading jockey Chris Munce may gain the key ride of Dowager Queen during the Flemington Spring Carnival through an old acquaintance.

The Graeme Rogerson trained filly will contest the $302,000 Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) on Saturday at Flemington …

Green Moon Scrapes Into Caulfield Cup Field

Green Moon Scrapes Into Caulfield Cup Field

11 Oct, 2011

The Caulfield Cup final field has been released to reveal a full field of 18 runners plus four emergencies for the $2.5 million race in Melbourne this Saturday.

Newcastle Cup winner Green Moon, along with Macedonian, managed to sneak into Caulfield Cup contention after originally being equal 17th in the ballot order with first …

Ahrens philisophical about Spechenka’s misfortune

Ahrens philisophical about Spechenka’s misfortune

11 Oct, 2011

Spechenka is the first emergency for the Caulfield Cup

Queensland trainer Ben Ahrens took a philosophical view after Spechenka was demoted to first emergency for Saturday’s $2.5m Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m).

The Beaudesert trainer expressed disappointment but followed up with “who knows it may work out for the better.”

Spechenka had qualified equal 17…