News About: Melbourne Cup Barrier Draw

Precedence’s 2014 Melbourne Cup Wide Draw Not an Issue

Precedence’s 2014 Melbourne Cup Wide Draw Not an Issue

2 Nov, 2014

The Bart & James Cummings-trained Precedence missed out on a run in last year’s Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) by just one spot but the nine-year-old gelding safely earned his place in the field for this year’s race.

Queen ELizabeth Stakes winner Precedence (outside) will start wide in the Melbourne Cup after drawing barrier …

2014 Melbourne Cup Draw a Success for Admire Rakti

2014 Melbourne Cup Draw a Success for Admire Rakti

2 Nov, 2014

The 2014 Melbourne Cup barrier draw on Saturday evening could not have gone better for connections of Admire Rakti.

Admire Rakti has once again drawn barrier eight, which connections are happy about. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Japanese stayer will jump from barrier eight, which is considered very lucky in China. It would …

Fawkner Livewire Chance from Melbourne Cup Barrier 9

Fawkner Livewire Chance from Melbourne Cup Barrier 9

1 Nov, 2014

Connections of last year’s Caulfield Cup winner may have suffered some early disappointment with the withdrawal of Green Moon from this year’s Melbourne Cup but they still have two chances in the classic including the well-drawn Fawkner in barrier nine.

Fawkner jumps from barrier nine of 24 in the 2014 Melbourne Cup field for Team …