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2016 Melbourne Cup the Target for Almoonqith

2016 Melbourne Cup the Target for Almoonqith

7 Jul, 2016

Trainer David Hayes is confident classy import Almoonqith will figure as a serious Cups contender when he returns to competition during the forthcoming 2016 Spring Racing Carnival.

Almoonqith will be set for the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups upon resuming in spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Almoonqith immediately made an impact upon debuting to Australian racing …

Igugu keeps flying the Aussie flag in South Africa

Igugu keeps flying the Aussie flag in South Africa

3 Feb, 2012

Australian bred Igugu added another Group 1 victory to her long list of wins when she took out the J&B Met (2000m) at Kenilworth in South Africa last Saturday.

Igugu who is South Africa’s 2011 horse of the year, hadn’t raced for seven weeks and had to overcome a respiratory infection before beating Bravura by …