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Francis Of Assisi Gaps His Rivals In Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Francis Of Assisi Gaps His Rivals In Queen Elizabeth Stakes

5 Nov, 2016

Francis Of Assisi ran away from his rivals to record a dominant victory in the 2016 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Francis Of Assisi was nothing short of outstanding in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Francis Of Assisi was a big drifter in the lead-up to the Queen Elizabeth Stakes, …

Emirates Stakes field reduced to 12 with Scottish out

Emirates Stakes field reduced to 12 with Scottish out

5 Nov, 2016

English visitor Scottish has been forced out of today’s Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington because of an injury and will return to England without another Australian start.

Scottish, above, is out of the Emirates Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Godolphin’s Newmarket trainer Charlie Appleby was forced to scratch Scottish …

The United States OK to back up in Emirates Stakes

The United States OK to back up in Emirates Stakes

4 Nov, 2016

Owner Lloyd Williams has given The United States a clean bill of health to back up in the Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

The United States, above, is good to back up in the Emirates Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The United States will be saddling up …

2016 Emirates Stakes: Drop back in distance will suit Scottish

2016 Emirates Stakes: Drop back in distance will suit Scottish

3 Nov, 2016

The drop back in distance to 2000m in the Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes at Flemington on Saturday will suit English galloper Scottish according to Godolphin trainer Charlie Appleby.

Scottish, above, is one of the top fancies in the Emirates Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Scottish has had one run in Australia …

Vadamos draws midfield in Emirates Stakes

Vadamos draws midfield in Emirates Stakes

2 Nov, 2016

French galloper Vadamos has drawn midfield at barrier seven in the Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

French galloper Vadamos, above, has drawn barrier 7 in the Emirates Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Damien Oliver takes over from Mark Zahra in the thirteen horse weight for age Group …

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting: Jameka stays firm

2016 Melbourne Cup Betting: Jameka stays firm

27 Oct, 2016

Caulfield Cup winning mare Jameka continues to firm in the betting for the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington next Tuesday.

Jameka, above, continues to firm in the betting for the Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Ciaron Maher trained Jameka has firmed in a $1 over the …

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Scottish to miss The Cup

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Scottish to miss The Cup

26 Oct, 2016

English stayer Scottish will not be included in the field for Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington next Tuesday and will be saved for the weight for age Emirates Stakes.

Scottish, above in royal blue colours running second to Jameka in the Caulfield Cup, won’t run in the Melbourne Cup. Photo by …

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Hartnell to take his place

2016 Melbourne Cup Field: Hartnell to take his place

24 Oct, 2016

Cox Plate runner up Hartnell has been given the green light to take his place in the field for the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 1.

Hartnell, above, has been confirmed a runner in the 2016 Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainer John O’Shea confirmed today …

Jameka heads Melbourne Cup 32 second acceptances

Jameka heads Melbourne Cup 32 second acceptances

24 Oct, 2016

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka sits at the top of the order of entry for the 2016 Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 1 after thirty-two horses remained in contention following the second acceptances today.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka, above, is at the top of the list of the Melbourne Cup …

2016 Melbourne Cup Odds Update: Hartnell Still Favourite

2016 Melbourne Cup Odds Update: Hartnell Still Favourite

22 Oct, 2016

Hartnell was no match for Winx in the Cox Plate, but he is still available at 2016 Melbourne Cup odds of $4.60 and remains on top of the market for ‘the race that stops a nation’ at Flemington on November 1.

Hartnell remains on top of 2016 Melbourne Cup betting markets. Photo by: Steve Hart…