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Maher Confident Mr O’Ceirin Can Secure Caulfield Cup Berth With Naturalism Stakes Win

Maher Confident Mr O’Ceirin Can Secure Caulfield Cup Berth With Naturalism Stakes Win

17 Sep, 2013

Ciaron Maher-trained Mr O’Ceirin has the opportunity to guarantee himself a start in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) when he contests the Group 3 Naturalism Stakes (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Mr O'Ceirin will earn a ballot-free entry into the Caulfield Cup if he wins the Naturalism Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: …

Tullamore out of the Lexus Stakes

Tullamore out of the Lexus Stakes

28 Oct, 2011

Tullamore will not run in the Mackinnon Stakes

The Gai Waterhouse trained Tullamore has been scratched from tomorrow’s $251,000 Group 3 Lexus Stakes(2500m) at Flemington.

The Caulfield Cup placegetter is being kept for Tuesday’s $6m Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) with the stable satisfied that he will gain a start.

Tullamore is officially 25th

Linton out of Melbourne Cup and Mackinnon

Linton out of Melbourne Cup and Mackinnon

28 Oct, 2011

The Lloyd and Nick Williams owned galloper Linton miss the Tuesday’s $6m Melbourne Cup (3200m) and has been has been scratched form tomorrow’s  Group 1 $1m Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

The five-year-old grey who was 10th in the Melbourne Cup order of entry has missed vital work leading up to the …

Last chance for Melbourne Cup hopefuls on Saturday

Last chance for Melbourne Cup hopefuls on Saturday

27 Oct, 2011

Lexus Stakes favourite Green Moon is vying for a spot in the Melbourne Cup field

There are 13 horses preparing for an 11 hour attack in order to take a position in the 2011 $6m Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m)on Tuesday.

Twelve of the 13 will run in the $251,000 Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) …

Chris Munce jockeying for a key ride

Chris Munce jockeying for a key ride

27 Oct, 2011

Chris Munce's Melbourne Cup ride Tullamore is looking more likely of making the final field

Brisbane’s leading jockey Chris Munce may gain the key ride of Dowager Queen during the Flemington Spring Carnival through an old acquaintance.

The Graeme Rogerson trained filly will contest the $302,000 Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) on Saturday at Flemington …

Tanby’s Cup hope remote but Tullamore looks in

Tanby’s Cup hope remote but Tullamore looks in

27 Oct, 2011

Tullamore looks a good chance to make the Melbourne Cup field

Wednesday’s Bendigo Cup winner Tanby will struggle to get a run in the $6m Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) after receiving just a 1kg penalty for the win.

Racing Victoria handicapper Greg Carpenter said Tanby was an emerging talent but didn’t warrant any more …

Tanby searches for Melbourne Cup start after Bendigo Cup win

Tanby searches for Melbourne Cup start after Bendigo Cup win

26 Oct, 2011

Tanby has stacked a claim for the Melbourne Cup field with a win in the Bendigo Cup

The Lloyd William’s owned Tanby put its case for a 2011 Melbourne Cup (3200m) berth next Tuesday with a solid win in the 2011 Listed Bendigo Cup (2400m) today.

The Cup produced a perfect result for wealthy owner  …

Sahara Sun – Bendigo Cup shortener

Sahara Sun – Bendigo Cup shortener

26 Oct, 2011

Sahara Sun has shortened to $10 for the Bendigo Cup

Sahara Sun could be the $6m Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) sacrificial lamb if he doesn’t perform well in today’s Bendigo Cup.

The well-traveled Luca Cumani trained galloper has come in for some morning fixed price Bendigo Cup specking from $13 to $10 with Luxbet, …

Bauer worry for O’Donnell

Bauer worry for O’Donnell

25 Oct, 2011

Bauer might not make the Melbourne Cup field

Part owner Simon O’Donnell is fearing Bauer, his best chance in next Tuesday’s $6million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) may miss the cut.

The 2008 Melbourne Cup runner-up is 29th in this year’s order of entry, five positions away from obtaining a Cup run.

The nine-year-old …

Melbourne Cup hopefuls’ last chance in Bendigo Cup

Melbourne Cup hopefuls’ last chance in Bendigo Cup

24 Oct, 2011

Lamasery will be looking to make the Melbourne Cup field with a win in the Bendigo Cup

Sydney galloper Lamasery is one of eight horses in Wednesday’s $200,000 Listed Bendigo Cup (2400m) who are still eligible of making the $6million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) on November 1.

The eight are At First Sight, Lamasery, …