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No 2017 Melbourne Cup for Gold Cup winner Big Orange

No 2017 Melbourne Cup for Gold Cup winner Big Orange

23 Jun, 2017

Newmarket trainer Michael Bell has ruled out a third Melbourne Cup campaign for Big Orange who fought hard to record a narrow win in the Group 1 £400,000 Gold Cup (2 mile, 4 furlongs) on the third day of the five day Royal Ascot Carnival in England on Thursday.

Ascot Gold Cup winner Big Orange, …

2017 Melbourne Cup The Target for Ascot Stakes Winner Thomas Hobson

2017 Melbourne Cup The Target for Ascot Stakes Winner Thomas Hobson

21 Jun, 2017

Trainer Willie Mullins has revealed that Thomas Hobson will be set for the 2017 Melbourne Cup after the talented gelding produced a superior staying effort to win the Ascot Stakes (4014m) in Britain overnight.

Ryan Moore piloted Thomas Hobson to success in the Ascot Stakes overnight. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Jumping from the gates well, jockey …

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. …

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Bondi Beach better than last year

2016 Melbourne Cup Form: Bondi Beach better than last year

1 Nov, 2016

The Aidan O’Brien trained Irish stayer Bondi Beach is shaping up for his second attempt at winning the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington today and his Australian owner Lloyd Williams rates him a better stayer than this year.

Bondi Beach, above, is lining up for his second Melbourne Cup at Flemington. …

Big Orange and Jameka Firm In Melbourne Cup Betting

Big Orange and Jameka Firm In Melbourne Cup Betting

31 Oct, 2016

Big Orange has been the market mover in 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets and he is now into $14 to win the Group 1 event at Flemington on Tuesday.

There has also been some consistent money for the Caulfielfd Cup winner Jameka who is now marked at $8, displacing Lexus Stakes winner Oceanographer who is …

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Big Orange in better shape this year

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Big Orange in better shape this year

27 Oct, 2016

Newmarket trainer Michael Bell considers Big Orange to be in better shape this year for his second attempt at the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) when he leads the field out at Flemington on Tuesday.

Big Orange, above, will be lining up in his second Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

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 …

Assign all the way winner in Herbert Power Stakes

Assign all the way winner in Herbert Power Stakes

8 Oct, 2016

Jockey Katelyn Mallyon rated Assign perfectly out in front to score an all the way win in the Group 2 $400,000 Ladbrokes Herbert Power Stakes (2400m) at Caulfield today.

From barrier three Mallyon had Assign ($3.10 favourite) quickly into stride and the Irish import showed plenty of fight in the straight to hold off the …

Prince Of Penzance no Herbert Power Stakes certainty on hard track

Prince Of Penzance no Herbert Power Stakes certainty on hard track

7 Oct, 2016

Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance is no certainty to go around in the Group 2 $400,000 Ladbrokes Herbert Power Stakes (2400m) at Caulfield on Saturday if the track is too hard.

A hard track could see Prince Of Penzance, above, withdrawn form the Herbert Power Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The Caulfield …

Underwood Stakes distance no concern for Black Heart Bart

Underwood Stakes distance no concern for Black Heart Bart

21 Sep, 2016

Premiership winning trainer Darren Weir has no concerns that Black Heart Bart will run the distance in the 1800m Group 1 $500,000 Hyland Race Colours Underwood Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.

Black Heart Bart, above, has been installed the favourite for the Underwood Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Black Heart Bart was …