News About: Prix Kergorlay

Protectionist Eyes Second Melbourne Cup Win

Protectionist Eyes Second Melbourne Cup Win

4 Jul, 2016

Back in Germany, back with trainer Andreas Wohler and back in form, former Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist is ticking plenty of boxes ahead of a possible return to Australia for a shot at another victory in the ‘race that stops a nation.’

2014 Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist is on track for a return to Flemington …

2014 Melbourne Cup Tips: Araldo Could Surprise

2014 Melbourne Cup Tips: Araldo Could Surprise

2 Nov, 2014

Update: Araldo is not in many peoples 2014 Melbourne Cup tips, but the imported stayer is capable of recording an upset win in the Group 1 event at Flemington this afternoon.

Araldo is the best outsider in 2014 Melbourne Cup betting markets. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Mike Moroney-trained galloper will likely need …

Protectionist Has Turn-Of-Foot Required To Win Melbourne Cup

Protectionist Has Turn-Of-Foot Required To Win Melbourne Cup

24 Sep, 2014

Trainer Andreas Wohler believes that German stayer Protectionist has the turn-of-foot required to win the 2014 Melbourne Cup at Flemington on November 4.

Jockey Ryan Moore has been booked to ride Protectionist in the 2014 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Protectionist is currently at Newmarket in England serving his two weeks in …

Protectionist To Melbourne Cup After Prix Kergorlay Win

Protectionist To Melbourne Cup After Prix Kergorlay Win

26 Aug, 2014

Trainer Andreas Wohler has confirmed that Protectionist will contest the 2014 Melbourne Cup after he scored a comfortable win in the Group 2 Prix Kergorlay (3000m) at Deauville on Sunday.

Protectionist has the chance to replicate the feat of Americain who completed the Prix Kergorlay/Melbourne Cup double in 2010. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Protectionist went …

Australian Bloodstock Purchase Melbourne Cup Hopeful

Australian Bloodstock Purchase Melbourne Cup Hopeful

22 Jul, 2014

Australian Bloodstock will have another imported stayer heading towards the 2014 Melbourne Cup after they acquired Group 2 winner Terrubi.

Terrubi defeated English stayer Brown Panther at his last race start. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Terrubi had eight starts in France when prepared by Pascal Bary and stamped himself as a stayer to …

Melbourne Cup Winner Dunaden Retired

Melbourne Cup Winner Dunaden Retired

15 Jul, 2014

2011 Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden has been retired from racing after suffering a setback at training.

Dunaden scored a narrow victory over Red Cadeaux in the 2011 edition of the Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Dunaden started his racing career in Germany in 2008 under the care of Doris Smith after being …

OTI Racing Acquire Classy British Colt

OTI Racing Acquire Classy British Colt

17 Dec, 2013

OTI Racing have acquired classy Marco Botti-trained colt Renew who will be set for a Melbourne Cup campaign during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival.

OTI Racing are hoping that Renew can have the same success in Australia as his stablemate Dandino who finished second in the Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Renew …

2013 Melbourne Cup Betting: Verema Finds Support

2013 Melbourne Cup Betting: Verema Finds Support

1 Nov, 2013

French stayer Verema has continued to find support in 2013 Melbourne Cup betting markets; with the exciting mare now into $12 as favourite Fiorente continues to drift.

Trainer Alain de Royer-Dupre is confident that Verema can replicate the feat of his star stayer Americain who won the 2010 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Verema Confirmed For 2013 Melbourne Cup

Verema Confirmed For 2013 Melbourne Cup

27 Aug, 2013

French stayer Verema, owned by prominent breeder Aga Khan, has been confirmed as a visitor to Australia for the 2013 Melbourne Cup (3200m).

Verema has a chance to replicate the feat of Americain who won the Prix Kergorlay and the Melbourne Cup in the same year. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Verema won the Group 2 …

Melbourne Cup Plans On Hold For Only A Pleasure

Melbourne Cup Plans On Hold For Only A Pleasure

19 Aug, 2013

The 2013 Melbourne Cup plans for OTI Racing-owned Only A Pleasure have been put on hold after he finished at the tail of the field in the Group 2 Prix Kergorlay (3000m) at Deauville in France on Sunday.

Both Only A Pleasure and Verema were aiming to follow in the footsteps of Americain who won …