It began with a thoroughly sensible notion that turned 300 years of conventional horse racing wisdom on its head.
With stable favourite Bauer missing out on a start, British trainer Luca Cumani is cautious about his chances of winning Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup.
One hour and 21 minutes after the Melbourne Cup is run and won, Grafton trainer Gayna Williams will be seeking her own cup success with Landucan in the $50,000 Muswellbrook Cup.
Jockey Craig Williams will have to wait until at least Monday afternoon before he knows if he can ride second favourite Dunaden in Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup.
It’s the first Tuesday in Novemeber…It’s Melbourne Cup day. At 3pm Melbourne time, 24 horses will race for glory in the $6 Million Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) and the entire nation, as well as some parts of the world. It is going to be a super day of racing, with […]
We have been working hard to bring readers an easy to use yet visually pleasing free Melbourne Cup sweep form available to download and print on one A4 sized page to be used in your office or between family and friends.
2011 Melbourne Cup (Group 1) Final Field & Barriers at Flemington racecourse over 3200m on Tuesday 1st October, 2011.
Just Horse Racing has done all the hard work for this years Melbourne Cup by coming up with a speed map for the race that stops the nation. View the 2011 Melbourne Cup speed map.
European trained horses might dominate the betting for Tuesday’s Melbourne Cup but the Australian challenge is alive and well albeit with a northern hemisphere flavour.
It is said the Melbourne Cup stops the nation. That’s definitely the case in the small town of Wentworth on the NSW-Victorian border.