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Drunken Sailor Injured and Out of Caulfield Cup

Drunken Sailor Injured and Out of Caulfield Cup

25 Sep, 2012

Injury has ruled veteran stayer Drunken Sailor out of the Caulfield Cup with the BMW third placegetter not among the 80 horses included in second acceptances today.

Drunken Sailor has been ruled out of the Caulfield Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Owners OTI Racing confirmed the winner of more than $1 million in …

Caulfield Cup Attracts 25 International Nominations

Caulfield Cup Attracts 25 International Nominations

7 Aug, 2012

A total of 25 international horses have nominated for a run in the $2.5 million Caulfield Cup this October.

This number, which is up from 22 in 2011, has thrilled the Melbourne Racing Club’s chief executive officer Alasdair Robertson.

Defending champion Southern Speed has been nominated for the Caulfield Cup - photo © Taron Clarke…

The Melbourne Cup final field

The Melbourne Cup final field

29 Oct, 2011

Defending champ Americian tops the final field for the Melbourne Cup

The final field of 24 horses has been announced for the Group 1 Melbourne Cup.

2011 Emirates Melbourne Cup Field – Final Acceptances

# Horse Trainer Weight
1 AMERICAIN (USA) (15) Alain de Royer Dupre G Mosse 58kg
2 JUKEBOX JURY (IRE) (6) Mark …

Tullamore out of the Lexus Stakes

Tullamore out of the Lexus Stakes

28 Oct, 2011

Tullamore will not run in the Mackinnon Stakes

The Gai Waterhouse trained Tullamore has been scratched from tomorrow’s $251,000 Group 3 Lexus Stakes(2500m) at Flemington.

The Caulfield Cup placegetter is being kept for Tuesday’s $6m Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) with the stable satisfied that he will gain a start.

Tullamore is officially 25th

Linton out of Melbourne Cup and Mackinnon

Linton out of Melbourne Cup and Mackinnon

28 Oct, 2011

The Lloyd and Nick Williams owned galloper Linton miss the Tuesday’s $6m Melbourne Cup (3200m) and has been has been scratched form tomorrow’s  Group 1 $1m Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

The five-year-old grey who was 10th in the Melbourne Cup order of entry has missed vital work leading up to the …

Waterhouse Pledges Multiple Group 1 Success

Waterhouse Pledges Multiple Group 1 Success

28 Oct, 2011

Gai Waterhouse isn’t shying away from talking herself up coming into the next week of racing claiming she’s in an ideal position to claim a number of top level races.

In fact over the next four days she’s hoping for no less than four individual Group 1 titles including the 2011 Melbourne Cup.

Her quest …

Last chance for Melbourne Cup hopefuls on Saturday

Last chance for Melbourne Cup hopefuls on Saturday

27 Oct, 2011

Lexus Stakes favourite Green Moon is vying for a spot in the Melbourne Cup field

There are 13 horses preparing for an 11 hour attack in order to take a position in the 2011 $6m Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m)on Tuesday.

Twelve of the 13 will run in the $251,000 Group 3 Lexus Stakes (2500m) …

Chris Munce jockeying for a key ride

Chris Munce jockeying for a key ride

27 Oct, 2011

Chris Munce's Melbourne Cup ride Tullamore is looking more likely of making the final field

Brisbane’s leading jockey Chris Munce may gain the key ride of Dowager Queen during the Flemington Spring Carnival through an old acquaintance.

The Graeme Rogerson trained filly will contest the $302,000 Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) on Saturday at Flemington …

Tanby’s Cup hope remote but Tullamore looks in

Tanby’s Cup hope remote but Tullamore looks in

27 Oct, 2011

Tullamore looks a good chance to make the Melbourne Cup field

Wednesday’s Bendigo Cup winner Tanby will struggle to get a run in the $6m Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) after receiving just a 1kg penalty for the win.

Racing Victoria handicapper Greg Carpenter said Tanby was an emerging talent but didn’t warrant any more …

Americain easily wins Moonee Valley Cup

Americain easily wins Moonee Valley Cup

22 Oct, 2011

Americain wins the Moonee Valley Cup ahead the Melbourne Cup

French galloper Americain announced to the world that he is the horse to beat in the 2011 Melbourne Cup (3200m) after an effortless Drake International Moonee Valley Cup (2500m)today.

And the message was aided by Racing Victoria handicapper Greg Carpenter who let Americain escape from …