News About: Melbourne Cup Day
The nation’s eyes are fixed on Victoria’s Flemington Racecourse today for 2014 Melbourne Cup Day! A total of ten races will jump at the world-renowned course throughout the day, highlighted by the featured Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at 3:00pm.
Talented filly Oakleigh Girl will have her final race start before the Magic Millions in the Listed Calaway Gal Stakes (1010m) at Doomben on Saturday.
Oakleigh Girl stamped …
Racing Victoria (RVL) will take a few tips from the AFL Tribunal system in order to stop jockeys exploiting the existing appeals process.
RVL has expressed their concerns that the current three day window to lodge an appeal has tarnished the spring racing carnival’s image.
This problem was highlighted when both Corey Brown and Damien …
Combat Kitty has won the Lexus Hybrid Plate at Flemington Racecourse today in a swarming finish.
The three-year-old filly burst from the pack to take the win from second place-getter Mabsam and third place-getter And Rock.
It was the second career win for Combat Kitty from just seven starts, who hasn’t won since her maiden …
Sophie’s Spirit has held off a late charge from Little Surfer Girl to win the Herald Sun Stakes on Melbourne Cup Day.
The five-year-old mare added an impressive $120,000 to her prize money tally with the gutsy win, which was the fifth …
Jockey Hugh Bowman scored a minor consolation for losing his Melbourne Cup ride when piloting Sydney galloper Foxstarto victory in the TAB Sportsbet (1700m) at Flemington today.
Bowman had wasted all weekend to ride Mourayan at 53.5kg in today’s Melbourne Cup only to have …
- Melbourne Cup
- Gai Waterhouse
- Chris Waller
- Cox Plate
- Peter Moody
- Caulfield Cup
- Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival
- Golden Slipper
- Black Caviar
- Peter Snowden
- Stradbroke Handicap
- Doncaster Mile
- Queen Elizabeth Stakes
- Caulfield Guineas
- Craig Williams
- Hugh Bowman
- Newmarket Handicap
- Eagle Farm
- Blue Diamond Stakes
- Damien Oliver