News About: Melbourne Cup 2013

Pick the 2013 Melbourne Cup Winner

Pick the 2013 Melbourne Cup Winner

4 Nov, 2013

The countdown is well and truly on until the Melbourne Cup 2013 winner crosses over the line first in Flemington Race 7 this Tuesday, November 5, earning connections a juicy $3.6 million in prize money.

Fawkner emerges as a nice bet for the Melbourne Cup 2013 winner looking at the form. Photo: Race Horse Photos …

2013 Melbourne Cup Trophy Tour Dates Announced

2013 Melbourne Cup Trophy Tour Dates Announced

14 Jun, 2013

The spring and most importantly to race fans around the globe the ‘race that stops a nation’ is fast approaching as evidenced by this week’s Melbourne Cup trophy tour launch.

Nagambie is one of the 2013 Melbourne Cup Tour destinations being the current home of 2010 Melbourne Cup winner Americain (pictured). Photo: Taron Clarke.

The …

Japan Back in Line for Melbourne Cup

Japan Back in Line for Melbourne Cup

31 May, 2013

Japan has been represented in the iconic Melbourne Cup just once since the equine influenza horror in 2007 but this year Victoria’s big spring cups have been confirmed as targets for one of the East Asian country’s most exciting stayers Admire Rakti.

Last seen running 10th as the beaten favourite in the Group 2 Meguro …

Early Cup Favourite Nearing Return

Early Cup Favourite Nearing Return

31 Jan, 2013

Punters will gain further insight into early Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune in the coming months with the import on track to make his return in the Group 2 Blamey Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on March 9.

Puissance De Lune is on track for a return in the Blamey Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse …

Job Done: No Cup Next Year for Green Moon

Job Done: No Cup Next Year for Green Moon

8 Nov, 2012

Lloyd Williams has revealed Melbourne Cup champion Green Moon is unlikely to defend his title in 2013.

Melbourne Cup winner Green Moon is unlikely to defend his title in 2013. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.Ra

The prominent owner said the star import has come through his convincing win well and will now head to …