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US Star Bought For Melbourne Cup 2012

US Star Bought For Melbourne Cup 2012

23 Dec, 2011

Bookies could nearly offer 50 to 1 about an Australian bred and trained horse winning next year’s Melbourne Cup with yet another top class international set to join the fight.

Sanagas is the latest acquisition, the gelding rated the best stayer across all of United States.

He’s out of German origins though, much like this …

Black Caviar Has A Rival … Of Sorts

Black Caviar Has A Rival … Of Sorts

14 Dec, 2011

She may be the talk of Australia and indeed the name on many people’s lips right around the world but Black Caviar would do well to even bat an eye lid in the United States.

Sure much of their industry is stereotypically introverted and the whole style of racing very different but the United States …

Major Scare For Animal Kingdom In The USA

Major Scare For Animal Kingdom In The USA

17 Jun, 2011

Kentucky Derby champion Animal Kingdom has survived a close call in the Belmont Stakes which could have ended in disaster.

The horse came very awkwardly out of the barriers and then became caught up with another runner as he tried to steady up and continue.

Their feet made contact and the horse stumbled but he …

USA Horse Could Dial In $6M Pay Day

USA Horse Could Dial In $6M Pay Day

16 May, 2011

Dialed In started the Kentucky Derby as favourite and failed to win the race but a victory this weekend would more than make up for it.

He will line up in the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico, a track in Baltimore for what could be a six million dollar payday for the owners.

The winners share …

Dialed In Favourite For World’s Most Famous Race

Dialed In Favourite For World’s Most Famous Race

5 May, 2011

As expected Dialed In is the early favourite for the 2011 Kentucky Derby ahead of the previous top pick Uncle Mo.

Uncle Mo was destined to being one of the shortest priced favourites in races history before an unexpected third last start and now revelations he’s being treated for an infection.

Dialed In is trained …