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Aussie Bidder Tops French Yearling Sales

Aussie Bidder Tops French Yearling Sales

23 Aug, 2011

Just a couple of days after Australia watched Americain stumble on the road to his Melbourne Cup defence there was once again plenty of Aussie interest at Deauville in France.

This time it was for their yearling sales which are continuing to attract growing interest at an international level.

There were plenty of Australians in …

French Invasion To Target The Melbourne Cup

French Invasion To Target The Melbourne Cup

15 Aug, 2011

The French assault on the Melbourne Cup will be lead by defending champion Americain

It’s not surprising that after the success of Americain in last year’s Melbourne Cup that French interest in the Melbourne spring racing carnival is stronger than ever.

While we are used to the continual conveys from the UK and Japan, France …

Cumani’s Squad Back For 2011 Melbourne Cup

Cumani’s Squad Back For 2011 Melbourne Cup

20 Jun, 2011

Luca Cumani

There’s always a handy pool of stayers making their way to Australia in late winter and early spring and 2011 will be no different with the Europeans cueing up on mass.

The 2010 Melbourne Cup champion Americain has already been confirmed as coming from his base in France and the Royal Ascot carnival …

Americain Confirmed For 2011 Melbourne Cup

Americain Confirmed For 2011 Melbourne Cup

2 Jun, 2011

Americain has been confirmed as a Melbourne Cup hopeful for 2011 and will look for back-to-back wins

Americain has been confirmed as a 2011 Melbourne hopeful with his stable saying they want to come back to defend their 2010 title at Flemington.

Trainer Alain Royer-Dupre pencilled in the journey as he attempts to re-create the …