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Sea Moon to wear blinkers in 2014 Melbourne Cup

Sea Moon to wear blinkers in 2014 Melbourne Cup

1 Nov, 2014

Owner Lloyd Williams has added blinkers to his imported English stayer Sea Moon to try to enhance his chances in the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on Tuesday.

Sea Moon will wear blinkers in the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Sea Moon was touted as a …

Waller chance to win two state Group 1 double

Waller chance to win two state Group 1 double

6 Mar, 2013

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller is looking at a two state Group 1 wining double on Saturday with top chances in the $1m Darley Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington and the $350,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Warwick Farm.

Foreteller is looking to become Chris Waller's first Australian Cup winner. Photo by Bruno Cannatelli.

Waller …

King grabs surprise win on Flying Skipper

King grabs surprise win on Flying Skipper

8 Nov, 2012

Jockey Steven King was able to grab a surprise win on 40-1 outsider Flying Skipper in the Listed $150,000 Myer Spring Fashion Stakes (1800m) at Flemington today.

Trainer John Hichmott, father of Melbourne Cup winning trainer Robert Hichmott thought Flying Skipper had been going well enough to finish in the top five and was ecstatic …