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Melbourne Cup An Option For Big Orange Following Princess Of Wales’s Stakes

Melbourne Cup An Option For Big Orange Following Princess Of Wales’s Stakes

13 Jul, 2015

The 2015 Melbourne Cup is now an option for promising stayer Big Orange after he scored an upset victory in the 2015 Princess Of Wales’s Stakes at Newmarket last week.

Big Orange has English form around The BMW winner Hartnell. Photo by: Steve Hart

Big Orange went into the Princess Of Wales’s Stakes as an …

Melbourne Cup Runners To Clash In Ormonde Stakes

Melbourne Cup Runners To Clash In Ormonde Stakes

7 May, 2014

Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock-owned Kelinni will meet 2013 Melbourne Cup runners Mount Athos, Simenon and Brown Panther when he returns to European racing in the Group 3 Ormonde Stakes (2789m) at Chester on Friday.

Kelinni will make his debut for the Botti stable in the 2014 Ormonde Stakes at Chester on Friday. Photo by: Steve Hart…

Cumani Happy With Mount Athos Ahead Of Melbourne Cup Tilt

Cumani Happy With Mount Athos Ahead Of Melbourne Cup Tilt

19 Sep, 2013

Leading European trainer Luca Cumani has blamed two poor rides for the inconsistent form of Mount Athos this season and believes the six-year-old is in excellent condition ahead of his trip to Australia for the 2013 Melbourne Cup (3200m).

Luca Cumani is confident that Mount Athos is on track to run well in the 2013 …

Melbourne Cup Hope Mount Athos On Track for Ormonde Stakes

Melbourne Cup Hope Mount Athos On Track for Ormonde Stakes

2 May, 2013

Shortly after Melbourne Cup fifth placegetter Mount Athos returned home to the UK last year, trainer Luca Cumani outlined two goals for 2013.

Mount Athos is on track for the Ormonde Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The first was to win the Ormonde Stakes, the second to win the Melbourne Cup.

While he’ll …