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Michelle Payne to ride at Magic Millions Carnival

Michelle Payne to ride at Magic Millions Carnival

30 Nov, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne has been cleared to ride Husson Eagle in the $1m Magic Million Sprint (1200m) at the Gold Coast on January 14.

Michelle Payne and Husson Eagle, above, winning the 2016 Magic Millions Sprint at the Gold Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Payne linked up with Husson Eagle to win …

Michelle Payne trains first winner

Michelle Payne trains first winner

28 Nov, 2016

Lightly raced Duke Of Nottingham gave Michelle Payne her first winner as a dual-licenced trainer when she rode the gelding to victory in the 1200m Maiden Plate at Swan Hill on Sunday.

Michelle Payne, above, trained her first winner since receiving a dual licence when she rode Duke Of Nottingham to victory at Swan Hill. …

Husson Eagle On Track For Magic Millions Sprint Defence After Doveton Stakes Win

Husson Eagle On Track For Magic Millions Sprint Defence After Doveton Stakes Win

12 Nov, 2016

Husson Eagle will head to the 2017 Magic Millions Sprint at the Gold Coast in January after she returned to the races with an impressive victory in the Doveton Stakes at Ladbrokes Park this afternoon.

Husson Eagle got the job done in impressive fashion in the Doveton Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Miss Promiscuity …

Peter Moody gets the inside mail on the Caulfield Cup hopefuls

Peter Moody gets the inside mail on the Caulfield Cup hopefuls

12 Oct, 2016

Ladbrokes ambassador and champion trainer Peter Moody with mic in hand caught up with a few of the local hopefuls at Caulfield on Tuesday morning in the lead up to Saturday’s Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m).

Jameka, above, is the favourite for the Caulfield Cup at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trainer …

Prince Of Penzance unlikely to race again

Prince Of Penzance unlikely to race again

10 Oct, 2016

Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance is unlikely to race again after fracturing his off fore leg when he finished fourth to Assign in the Group 2 $400,000 Ladbrokes Herbert Power Stakes (2400m) at Caulfield last Saturday.

Prince Of Penzance with Michelle Payne in the saddle, above, winning the 2015 Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo …

Michelle Payne returns to the saddle at Sale

Michelle Payne returns to the saddle at Sale

8 Sep, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne is set to make a comeback to the saddle at the Victorian counrty meeting at Sale on Sunday.

Michelle Payne and Lucky Liberty, above, are set to be re-united at Sale. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Payne has been out of the saddle since a nasty fall at Mildura in …

John Allen gets his chance on Prince Of Penzance in Makybe Diva Stakes

John Allen gets his chance on Prince Of Penzance in Makybe Diva Stakes

6 Sep, 2016

Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance will have his third jockey in as many starts when he lines up in the Group 1 $500,000 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Irish jockey John Allen, above, will ride Prince Of Penzance in the Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.…

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne close to a comeback

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne close to a comeback

2 Sep, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne indicated that she was close to making a comeback to the saddle after a slow recovery from injuries sustained in a fall at Mildura in May.

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne, above, is getting closer to making a comeback to the saddle. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Payne had …

Michelle Payne to watch Prince Of Penzance in Memsie Stakes

Michelle Payne to watch Prince Of Penzance in Memsie Stakes

25 Aug, 2016

History making jockey Michelle Payne will watch from the sidelines as her Melbourne Cup winning partner Prince Of Penzance kicks off his 2016 Spring Carnival campaign in the Group 1 $500,000 New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Melbourne Cup winning combination Michelle Payne and Prince Of Penzance, above, won’t be together …

Still no decision on Michelle Payne comeback

Still no decision on Michelle Payne comeback

19 Aug, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne still hasn’t set a deadline on making a decision if she will return to the saddle or not.

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne, above, has still made no decision if she will return to race riding. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Payne said that she has recovered well …