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Ibicenco Passes Away Following Freak Paddock Accident

Ibicenco Passes Away Following Freak Paddock Accident

11 Nov, 2014

Imported stayer Ibicenco has been euthanized after a freak accident in a paddock at Wingara last night.

Ibicenco recorded his biggest win in Australia when he took out the 2013 edition of the Geelong Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Ibicenco was sent to the paddock of part-owner Simon O’Donnell after he suffered an …

Brown Panther Still A Chance For Melbourne Cup After Gold Cup Defeat

Brown Panther Still A Chance For Melbourne Cup After Gold Cup Defeat

20 Jun, 2014

Brown Panther remains a chance of contesting the 2014 Melbourne Cup after he finished a brave fourth behind Leading Light in the Group 1 Gold Cup (4000m) at the 2014 Royal Ascot meeting this morning.

Brown Panther could return to Australia for another tilt at the Melbourne Cup during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo …

Melbourne Cup Betting Move For Brown Panther

Melbourne Cup Betting Move For Brown Panther

3 Nov, 2013

There has been a 2013 Melbourne Cup betting move for Brown Panther after high-profile owner Michael Owendue barrier six for the English stayer at Flemington last night.

Brown Panther was one of the big winners at the 2013 Melbourne Cup barrier draw that was conducted at Flemington last night. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…

2013 Melbourne Cup: Dream Come True For Dascombe

2013 Melbourne Cup: Dream Come True For Dascombe

2 Nov, 2013

Tom Dascombe, the trainer of leading 2013 Melbourne Cup contender Brown Panther, has revealed that it is a dream come true to have a runner in the $6 million Group 1 event at Flemington next Tuesday.

Trainer Tom Dascombe is happy with the condition of Brown Panther heading into the 2013 Melbourne Cup. Photo by: …

2013 Melbourne Cup Preparations Continue For Brown Panther

2013 Melbourne Cup Preparations Continue For Brown Panther

31 Oct, 2013

The 2013 Melbourne Cup preparation for English-trained stayer Brown Panther has not been without controversy but jockey Richard Kingscote is happy with the condition of the stayer heading into the Group 1 event at Flemington next Tuesday.

Jockey Richard Kingscote is confident that Brown Panther will run a strong race in the 2013 Melbourne Cup …

2013 Melbourne Cup Field Won’t Be Affected By Quarantine Breach

2013 Melbourne Cup Field Won’t Be Affected By Quarantine Breach

29 Oct, 2013

Brown Panther will be allowed to take his position in the 2013 Melbourne Cup field despite one of his travelling staff, Andrew Jackson, being sent back to England after breaking into the quarantine centre at Werribee on Saturday night.

Brown Panther will make his Australia racing debut in the 2013 Melbourne Cup at Flemington next …

Brown Panther Has Attributes Of A Melbourne Cup Winner

Brown Panther Has Attributes Of A Melbourne Cup Winner

2 Oct, 2013

Trainer Tom Dascombe is confident that English stayer Brown Panther has the attributes of a Melbourne Cup winner and is good enough to win the race if everything goes to plan.

Brown Panther will enter quarantine at Newmarket in England on Wednesday before flying out to Australia and settling in at the International Equine Centre …