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Jakkalberry Out Of Melbourne Cup

Jakkalberry Out Of Melbourne Cup

12 Aug, 2013

Jakkalberry has been ruled out of the 2013 Melbourne Cup after failing to recover from a tendon injury suffered during his win in the Group 2 Dubai City of Gold (2400m) in March.

Jakkalberry will miss the 2013 Melbourne Cup after failing to recover from an injury. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Connections were …

Jakkalberry to Contest Melbourne Cup First-Up

Jakkalberry to Contest Melbourne Cup First-Up

26 Jul, 2013

Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock founder Darren Dance revealed today that European-trained stayer Jakkalberry will contest the 2013 Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) without having a lead-up race.

Jakkalberry will contest the 2013 Melbourne Cup first-up after an eight month layoff. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Last year’s Melbourne Cup third place finisher has not raced …

Lion Tamer Continues Fairy-Tale Comeback Campaign At Caulfield

Lion Tamer Continues Fairy-Tale Comeback Campaign At Caulfield

7 Oct, 2011

Lion Tamer's next race will be the Caulfield Stakes

New Zealand trainer Murray Baker is gearing Lion Tamer towards the $6.2 million Melbourne Cup with another run at Caulfield this weekend.

Lion Tamer won his last start in the Group 1 Underwood Stakes and will now take his place in the $400,000 Caulfield Stakes tomorrow.…

Lion Tamer Eyes Off Cox Plate In The Spring

Lion Tamer Eyes Off Cox Plate In The Spring

4 Aug, 2011

Lion Tamer has started preparation for this year's Cox Plate

Talented four-year-old Lion Tamer has not had a start since he won last year’s Victoria Derby in sizzling style, but the horse is already preparing for another Melbourne spring onslaught in the coming months.

The Storming Home entire won his first trial at New Zealand’s …

Victoria Derby Winner Lion Tamer Plans Spring Onslaught

Victoria Derby Winner Lion Tamer Plans Spring Onslaught

7 Jul, 2011

Lion Tamer was last year's Victoria Derby winner

Last year’s Victoria Derby winner Lion Tamer has been aimed at another Spring Carnival campaign in Melbourne this year by trainer Bjorn Baker.

Baker, who trains the horse with his father, will travel Lion Tamer to Australia after having a long spell in his home country of …