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Prince Of Penzance shaping up nicely for Melbourne Cup Defence

Prince Of Penzance shaping up nicely for Melbourne Cup Defence

2 Aug, 2016

Last Year’s Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance is shaping up nicely in preparation for his defence of the ‘Race That Stops A Nation’ on the first Tuesday in November.

Michelle Payne and Prince Of Penzance winning the 2015 Melbourne Cup, above, were back together in a Ballarat gallop. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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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.

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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 …

Michelle Payne starts recovery after surgery

Michelle Payne starts recovery after surgery

25 May, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne will be out of action for several weeks as she recovers from abdominal surgery for injuries she received in a race fall at Mildura on Monday.

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne, above, is recovering from abdominal surgery for injuries sustained in a fall at Mildura. Photo by Ultimate …

Michelle Payne to undergo more tests after race fall

Michelle Payne to undergo more tests after race fall

24 May, 2016

History making jockey Michelle Payne will undergo more tests at The Alfred Hospital in Melbourne today after falling from her mount Dutch Courage at the 600m in the BenchMark 58 Handicap at Mildura on Monday.

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne underwent tests after a fall at Mildura. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Payne was cleared …

Prince Of Penzance runs eye catching 2nd in R A Lee Stakes

Prince Of Penzance runs eye catching 2nd in R A Lee Stakes

23 May, 2016

Prince Of Penzance is on track to defend his Melbourne Cup crown when he returned to the race track with an eye catching second in the Group 3 $150,000 Robert & Fay Gerald R A Lee Stakes (1600m) at Morphettville last Saturday.

Prince Of Penzance, above, is on track to defend his Melbourne Cup crown. …

2016 Doomben Cup Results: Our Ivanhowe Wins

2016 Doomben Cup Results: Our Ivanhowe Wins

21 May, 2016

Our Ivanhowe stormed home from the tail of the field to take out the 2016 Doomben Cup and record his maiden Australian race win at Brisbane this afternoon.

Our Ivanhowe flashed home late to record an impressive victory in the 2016 Doomben Cup this afternoon. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy allowed Our Ivanhowe …

Dean Yendall cleared of serious injury, keen to ride on Goodwood Day

Dean Yendall cleared of serious injury, keen to ride on Goodwood Day

20 May, 2016

Dean Yendall has been cleared of serious injury and is expected to be fit to ride at Morphettville on Goodwood Day on Saturday.

Dean Yendall is hoping to be fit to ride Sooboog in The Goodwood at Morphettville. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Yendall is booked for five rides at Morphettville, including Sooboog for Darren Weir …

Prince Of Penzance is among the nominations for the R A Lee Stakes

Prince Of Penzance is among the nominations for the R A Lee Stakes

16 May, 2016

Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance is among the nominations for the Group 3 $150,000 Robert & Fay Gerard R A Lee Stakes (1600m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance is set to resume in the R A Lee Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Seventeen horses were nominated …

Prince Of Penzance tunes up for Autumn Carnival return

Prince Of Penzance tunes up for Autumn Carnival return

4 May, 2016

Last year’s Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance continues to edge closer to an Autumn Carnival return with a solid gallop with stablemate Tall Ship at Warrnambool yesterday.

Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance is on track to resume in the R A Lee Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prince Of Penzance …