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Melbourne Cup Not A Choice For Weld’s Galileo

Melbourne Cup Not A Choice For Weld’s Galileo

7 Sep, 2011

Irish trainer Dermot Weld has criticised the race conditions of Australia’s Melbourne Cup after his impressive five-year-old Galileo’s Choice was ruled ineligible to compete in the $6 million race.

Galileo’s Choice has won three races in the past five weeks, including a Group 3 Kilternan Stakes at Leopardstown over 2,000 metres last Saturday, as well …

Sense Of Purpose For Melbourne Cup 2011

Sense Of Purpose For Melbourne Cup 2011

19 Jul, 2011

As the European contingent continues to assemble overseas the number of promising horses targeting the 2011 Melbourne Cup could be bigger than ever.

Of course quarantine problems continue to hamper discussions however assuming they are sorted out (as we are assured) there could be a flood of talent hitting our shores.

The latest on the …