News About: Melbourne Racing Spring Carnival

Americain’s new trainer announced Monday

Americain’s new trainer announced Monday

13 Nov, 2011

The new trainer of Americain will announce tomorrow.

Three trainers are at the top of the list – David Hayes, Anthony Freedman and Darren Weir.

Each of these trainers are favoured above others as they have rural properties which the owners believe is the best environment for galloper formerly trained in France by Alain de …

Lucas Cranach onwards and upwards for the Melbourne Cup

Lucas Cranach onwards and upwards for the Melbourne Cup

25 Oct, 2011

German import Lucas Carnach will be ridden more conservatively in the Melbourne Cup

Star Sydney rider Corey Brown says he will ride the $6million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) third favourite Lucas Cranach “more conservative” than was the case in the Caulfield Cup.

The German import was sent around the field in the Caulfield feature …

Unusual Suspect shares sold – Huddys in

Unusual Suspect shares sold – Huddys in

24 Oct, 2011

Unusual Suspect

Graham and Linda Huddy are part of a team of eight who have snapped up the 40 per cent of 2011 Melbourne Cup hopeful Unusual Suspect on sale for a believed amount of just over $300,000.

The Huddys, best known for the ownership of AJC Derby winner Shoot Out, bought their share of …