News About: Moonee Valley Gold Cup

Who Shot Thebarman in great form for Zipping Classic

Who Shot Thebarman in great form for Zipping Classic

11 Nov, 2016

Trainer Chris Waller has declared Who Shot Thebarman in great form as he chases back to back wins in the Group 2 $300,000 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Who Shot Thebarman, above, is favourite to win back to back Zipping Classics at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jockey James McDonald stole …

Melbourne Cup betting: Longshot Excess Knowledge not the worst

Melbourne Cup betting: Longshot Excess Knowledge not the worst

1 Nov, 2016

Trainer  Gai Waterhouse is giving Excess Knowledge a great chance of winning the 2016 Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington today even though he is one of the outsiders of the field.

Excess Knowledge, above is one of the outsiders in the Melbourne Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

Excess Knowledge is marked …

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Waller’s 2 ready to run the 2 mile

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Waller’s 2 ready to run the 2 mile

31 Oct, 2016

Who Shot Thebarman and Grand Marshal are proven two milers and Chris Waller has them both primed and ready to tackle the 3200m of the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup at Flemington today.

Grand Marshal, red and yellow sleeves, beat stablemate Who Shot Thebarman, orange and white, in the Moonee Valley Gold Cup. Photo …

2016 Melbourne Cup Tips: Beirne Tips Hartnell

2016 Melbourne Cup Tips: Beirne Tips Hartnell

31 Oct, 2016

Leading Group 1 winning trainer Chris Waller is tipping Hartnell as the horse to beat in the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on Tuesday.

Leading G1 winning trainer Chris Waller says that Hartnell, above, is the horse to beat in the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

While Waller …

Waller pair on trial for Melbourne Cup in Moonee Valley Gold Cup

Waller pair on trial for Melbourne Cup in Moonee Valley Gold Cup

21 Oct, 2016

The Chris Waller trained Grand Marshal and Who Shot Thebarman can enhance their chances for the Melbourne Cup with a good performances in the Group 2 $300,000 Antler Luggage Moonee Valley Gold Cup (2500m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Who Shot Thebarman is one of the main chances in the Moonee Valley Gold Cup at …

Typhoon Haima could blow the Cox Plate chances of Joao Moreira

Typhoon Haima could blow the Cox Plate chances of Joao Moreira

19 Oct, 2016

Typhoon Haima could blow the chances of leading Hong Kong jockey Joao Moreira claiming his first Cox Plate victory on French galloper Vadamos.

The Magic Man Joao Moreira, above, is booked to ride Vadamos in the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Moreira and fellow Hong Kong based jockey Sam Clipperton are …

Scratchings leave 8 runners in Geelong Cup

Scratchings leave 8 runners in Geelong Cup

19 Oct, 2016

Three scratchings have left eight runners in today’s Group 3 $300,000 Geelong Cup (2400m) at Geelong.

Oceanographer, above, is the race morning favourite for the Geelong Cup at Geelong. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Chris Waller trained topweight Who Shot TheBarman was withdrawn on Monday shortly after acceptances and will run at Moonee Valley …

Waller has two chances to claim first Caulfield Cup

Waller has two chances to claim first Caulfield Cup

10 Oct, 2016

Sydney’s premiership winning trainer Chris Waller is pinning his hopes on Preferment and Sacred Master to claim his first win in the Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield  on Saturday.

Preferment, above, is one of two runners trainer Chris Waller will have in the Caulfield Cup at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Michelle Payne back in the saddle

Michelle Payne back in the saddle

28 Jul, 2016

History making jockey Michelle Payne was back in the saddle at track work at Ballarat this morning as she continues to recover from a nasty fall at Mildura in May.

Jockey Michelle Payne, above, is back riding trackwork at Ballarat in a bid to return to race riding. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The Melbourne Cup …

Melbourne Cup hopefuls Signoff and Prince Of Penzance to clash in the Spring

Melbourne Cup hopefuls Signoff and Prince Of Penzance to clash in the Spring

24 Jun, 2016

Stablemates Signoff and Prince Of Penzance look likely to clash during the 2016 Spring Carnival on their way towards the Group 1 $6m Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on the first Tuesday in November.

2015 Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance, above, is likely to clash with stablemate Signoff during the Spring Carnival Photo by …