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2011 Japan Cup Looms As The Strongest Ever

2011 Japan Cup Looms As The Strongest Ever

23 Nov, 2011

While the top level racing in Australia might be dying off a bit at the end of the year that’s not to say that’s the case on the international scene.

In fact over in Japan at the moment their talking up this year’s installment of the Japan Cup as potentially the best ever.

It’s hard …

No Huge Caulfield Cup Weight For Americain

No Huge Caulfield Cup Weight For Americain

29 Aug, 2011

Americain will be the top weight for the Caulfield Cup

Despite being the defending Melbourne Cup champion Racing Victoria has insisted Americain won’t be unduly handicapped when he returns to Melbourne this spring.

The French import will run in a campaign including both the Melbourne Cup and Caulfield Cup with weights for the 2400m race …

Williams Says Red Tape Is Holding Off Japan

Williams Says Red Tape Is Holding Off Japan

30 Jun, 2011

Jockey Craig Williams believes that Australia's strict quarantine regulations could again cost us some big name internationals

Australia’s strict quarantine regulations could again cost us some big name internationals if the guidelines aren’t looked at according to Australian jockey Craig Williams.

Williams has just finished a highly successful stint riding overseas in Japan, a place …

Moody Threatens To Take Away Black Caviar

Moody Threatens To Take Away Black Caviar

3 Jun, 2011

Peter Moody could take Black Caviar overseas instead of running in the Melbourne Spring Carnival

Peter Moody could snub Australia and take Black Caviar overseas in the spring as he becomes increasingly unhappy about prize money in Melbourne.

Moody says he’s refusing to rule out any option for his superstar and has brought up some …