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Williams to make history in Melbourne Cup

Williams to make history in Melbourne Cup

24 Oct, 2011

Craig Williams could be the first jockey to win the Caulfield Cup, Cox Plate and Melbourne Cup in the same year

Piping hot jockey Craig Williams could become the first jockey in history to win the Melbourne Racing Spring Carnival Group 1 triple crown in the same year if he wins Tuesday week’s $6 Group …

Silver Grecian Out To Post Upset Melbourne Win

Silver Grecian Out To Post Upset Melbourne Win

23 Sep, 2011

John Moore is hoping Silver Grecian can post a surprise victory in tomorrow’s Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes in Melbourne.

It will be the first Australian start for the four-year-old gelding, who was initially raced in Britain by John Ryan before being transferred to Hong Kong to be trained by John Moore.

Silver Grecian won his …

Moore Seeks A Mighty High With Silver Lining

Moore Seeks A Mighty High With Silver Lining

22 Sep, 2011

With the news that more than half of the 2011 Melbourne Cup field are likely to be international runners the amount of interest in the travellers has sky rocketed in recent days.

Many are eagerly anticipating their first up runs in Australia and for two of them d-day comes this Saturday at Caulfield Racecourse.

Hong …

First Internationals Quarantined For Melbourne Spring

First Internationals Quarantined For Melbourne Spring

24 Aug, 2011

The first overseas horses with ambitions of Melbourne spring racing carnival honours have been locked into quarantine ahead of their trip to Australia.

Hong Kong based duo Mighty High and Silver Grecian will be the first to arrive in the country after they complete the initial screening process at home first.

Mighty High is being …

McNair Scouts Hong Kong For Hay List

McNair Scouts Hong Kong For Hay List

29 Jun, 2011

John McNair is hoping to take Hay List overseas

No plans can be set in stone for Australia’s second best racehorse Hay List until he proves he is finally free of a leg infection.

It’s been an ongoing battle which John McNair has thought he had won on a number of occasions so they’re taking …