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Freedman Pleased with Exospheric Ahead of Caulfield Cup

Freedman Pleased with Exospheric Ahead of Caulfield Cup

11 Oct, 2016

Lee Freedman is confident that British import Exospheric will be at peak fitness when he lines up for the 2016 Caulfield Cup (2400m) this weekend, in what will be his first competitive appearance in Australia.

Trainer Lee Freedman is pleased with Exospheric ahead of Saturday’s Caulfield Cup 2016. Photo: Taron Clarke

Exospheric has been a …

Dartmouth is still in contention for the Melbourne Cup

Dartmouth is still in contention for the Melbourne Cup

25 Jul, 2016

English stayer Dartmouth is still in contention for the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington in November even though the four year old was beaten at Ascot on the weekend.

Dartmoth finished 3rd to Highland Reel, above, in the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Dartmouth on trial for Melbourne Cup

Dartmouth on trial for Melbourne Cup

22 Jul, 2016

A Melbourne Cup campaign could be on the cards for English stayer Dartmouth if he can keep his winning momentum going in the Group 1 £1.15m King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (1 mile 4 furlongs) at Ascot on July 23.

The Aidan O’Brien trained Adelaide, above, was the winner of the 2014 Cox …

Bold Sniper Ready for Banjo Paterson Series Final

Bold Sniper Ready for Banjo Paterson Series Final

8 Jul, 2016

Trainer David Hayes is confident that talented stayer Bold Sniper will prove tough to beat, when he lines up for the Banjo Paterson Series Final (2600m) at Flemington Racecourse this weekend.

Bold Sniper will carry a race-high 60kgs in the Banjo Paterson Series Final. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Owned by Her Majesty The Queen, Bold …

Jordon Lures Dartmouth for Caulfield Cup Bid

Jordon Lures Dartmouth for Caulfield Cup Bid

6 Jul, 2016

Racing Victoria’s international talent scout Leigh Jordon heads to Europe beginning his annual bid of luring the connections of talented raiders down under for the spring and possible Caulfield Cup hope Dartmouth is in his sights.

Protectionist is one of the 2016 Melbourne Cup international hopes Leigh Jordon is looking to lure to Australia this …

Hawkbill the best of Godolphin’s 3 in Tercentenary Stakes

Hawkbill the best of Godolphin’s 3 in Tercentenary Stakes

16 Jun, 2016

Three year old Hawkbill is the best of Godolphin’s three runners in the Group 3 £90,000 Tercentenary Stakes (1 mile, 2 furlongs) at Royal Ascot in England today.

Hawkbill will carry the royal blue colours of Godolphin in the Tercentenary Stakes at Royal Ascot. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Trainer Charlie Appleby will saddle …

Melbourne Cup 2015: Stoute Not Sure Snow Sky Is Good Enough

Melbourne Cup 2015: Stoute Not Sure Snow Sky Is Good Enough

1 Nov, 2015

Snow Sky will carry the top weight in the 2015 Melbourne Cup and trainer Sir Michael Stoute admits that he is unsure whether the talented stayer will be good enough to carry that weight to victory in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Snow Sky has been friendless in 2015 Melbourne Cup betting …

Carpenter Thrilled With 2015 Melbourne Cup Nominations

Carpenter Thrilled With 2015 Melbourne Cup Nominations

2 Sep, 2015

The 2015 Melbourne Cup nominations were released yesterday and Racing Victoria Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter is thrilled with the quality of the entries for ‘the race that stops a nation’.

Red Cadeaux is one of a host of international stayers that have been included in the 2015 Melbourne Cup nominations. Photo by: Race Horse Photos …

Melbourne Cup No Certainty For Snow Sky

Melbourne Cup No Certainty For Snow Sky

22 Jun, 2015

European stayer Snow Sky is now no certainty to contest the 2015 Melbourne Cup after he recorded the biggest win of his racing career to date in the 2015 Hardwicke Stakes at Royal Ascot on Sunday morning.

Red Cadeaux (pictured) was one of a number of stayers beaten by Snow Sky in the 2015 edition …

Melbourne Cup On The Agenda For Snow Sky

Melbourne Cup On The Agenda For Snow Sky

19 May, 2015

Trainer Sir Michael Stoute has confirmed that the 2015 Melbourne Cup is on the agenda for talented stayer Snow Sky after he recorded a tough win in the Group 2 Yorkshire Cup (2816m) at York on the weekend.

Snow Sky beat Brown Panther (pictured) to take out the 2015 Yorkshire Cup. Photo by: Race Horse …