Horse Racing History: Today In Racing 5th November

This day 5th November in horse racing news history

From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in Australian and overseas racing news in history. Delve in and enjoy our walk back in horse racing time.


Betcha Flying

Stakes Day racing tips for Flemington – Saturday, 7 November 2020

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the latest odds and best bets for Mackinnon Stakes Day at Flemington ...
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Personal

It’s A Personal Oaks Win For Training Team

Tom Dabernig and Ben Hayes took over as head trainers at Lindsay Park in August and their filly Personal's win ...
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Sunshine Coast racing tips

Sunshine Coast racing tips & value bets – Friday 6 November 2020

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the latest odds and best bets for Friday's race meeting on the Sunshine Coast ...
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Ancestry

Flying Ancestry Makes It Four In A Row

Promising sprinter Ancestry has proven he can handle the Flemington straight course with another dominant, on-speed win in a support ...
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Dosh

Dosh Hangs Tough To Get The Cash Narrowly

Despite doing her best to throw the race away by hanging out, two-year-old filly Dosh has held on to win ...
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Debut Winner Scratched From Golden Gift

Debut Winner Scratched From Golden Gift

The field for the rich Golden Gift has been reduced to 10 with the scratching of the Richard and Michael ...
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Love You Lucy

Inside Draw A Concern For Love You Lucy

An inside draw would have most trainers jumping for joy but Barry Squair is not convinced it's an advantage for ...
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Kings Shield

Kings Shield dominates with Dubai on the radar

Kings Shield put his rivals to the sword with an authoritative all-the-way win in the Class 2 Hebe Hill Handicap ...
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Williams Duo Following Unconventional Path

Williams Duo Following Unconventional Path

Three days after posting a victory at his home track of Goulburn, Rent A Rock will be striving to do ...
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One More Time

One More Time impressive at Avondale

The Roger James and Robert Wellwood-trained One More Time couldn’t have been more impressive on debut when scoring by six ...
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Aegon

Innes looking for replica 2000 Guineas win

Leith Innes can see plenty of similarities between Saturday's Group 1 Al Basti Equiworld 2000 Guineas (1600m) contender Aegon and ...
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Out Of The Park

Treble for Dennis

While much of the Dennis family focus was on homebred The Chosen One running a game fourth in the Group ...
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Wertheimer

Cranbourne racing tips & best bets – Friday, 6 November 2020

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the best odds, value bets and quaddie picks for Friday night's race meeting at Cranbourne, Victoria ...
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Positive Peace

Weather To Determine Baker’s Rosehill Crew

Last-start winner Positive Peace and tough mare Irithea will give trainer Bjorn Baker a strong presence in the Hot Danish ...
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Hey Doc

Giving His All Is Hey Doc’s Prescription

Tony McEvoy knows the VRC Sprint Classic is a tough challenge but he also knows his sprinter Hey Doc has ...
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Daniel Nakhle

Pearler Saturday for Nakhle

A lot can happen in 10 minutes. That was the case for prominent breeder/owner Daniel Nakhle who was on track ...
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Johnny Get Angry

Corstens thrilled for great mate Pagan

AFL Great-turned trainer Denis Pagan provided one of the feel-good stories of 2020 when preparing Johnny Get Angry to win ...
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Miami Bound

VRC Oaks 2020 runner-by-runner betting guide

HorseBetting.com.au looks at every runner in Thursday's VRC Oaks and picks out the best bets on offer at Australia's top ...
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Country Boys Seeking Gold At Rosehill

Country Boys Seeking Gold At Rosehill

A suspension to Louise Day has opened the door for country apprentice Reece Jones to partner the Cody Morgan-trained Bajan ...
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Looks Like Elvis

Ladies Day Cup 2020 betting tips, odds & strategy

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the latest odds and best bets for the 2020 Ladies Day Cup at Hawkesbury, NSW ...
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Shazee Lee wins at Hawkesbury

Hawkesbury racing tips & value bets – Thursday, 5 November 2020

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the latest odds and best bets for Thursday's race meeting at Hawkesbury, NSW ...
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High Rev

High Rev’s back at the Valley and ready to up the ante

High Rev exploded to an impressive win at Happy Valley last month and the exciting galloper will attempt to back-up ...
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Go Nicholas

Go Nicholas firms up Group 3 plans

The Shelley Hale-trained Go Nicholas continued his purple patch of form at Ellerslie on Tuesday, winning the Halo Consulting 1600 ...
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Fiscal Fantasy

Fiscal Fantasy scores second Group 3

Fiscal Fantasy may be small, but she is mighty. The diminutive mare showed her quality when beating her much larger ...
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Spring Heat

Spring Heat arrives at Ellerslie

Spring Heat arrived at Ellerslie on Tuesday, in more ways than one. The sun was out and the temperature began ...
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Punters wager $100m but Cup turnover down

Punters wager $100m but Cup turnover down

Punters outlaid more than $100 million on the 2019 Melbourne Cup as Craig Williams piloted Australian-trained Vow And Declare to ...
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Damian Lane

Mer De Glace “massive” in Cup defeat: Lane

Damian Lane believes a Melbourne Cup chance might have gone begging after Mer De Glace finished sixth after over-racing in ...
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Il Paradiso

Bad start acts against Il Paradiso in Cup

A poor start has not helped the cause of the Aidan O'Brien-trained Il Paradiso with the stable vowing to be ...
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Vow And Declare

First-time racehorse owners win the Cup

Melbourne Cup winner Vow And Declare's 13-strong ownership group hail from NSW, Queensland and Victoria ...
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Cross Counter

Slow start costly for Cross Counter in Cup

Cross Counter has finished eighth in his Melbourne Cup defence but jockey William Buick insists he ran a big race ...
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Melbourne Cup runner taken to vet clinic

Melbourne Cup runner taken to vet clinic

Rostropovich has been taken to a veterinary clinic after finishing last of the 24 runners in the Melbourne Cup ...
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Craig Williams

Cup win a major source of pride for family

Craig Williams' brother Jason and his father Allan say the jockey has worked extremely hard to achieve his Melbourne Cup ...
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How Cup favourites have fared this century

How Cup favourites have fared this century

The Melbourne Cup favourite has failed to live up to the billing for a sixth straight year, with Finche running ...
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Peter Tighe

Winx owner proud of Finche despite loss

Connections of beaten favourite Finche are already planning a return to Flemington for another Melbourne Cup bid ...
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Michael Walker devastated at Cup defeat

Michael Walker devastated at Cup defeat

Michael Walker is a family orientated man and feels like he has let his daughter down by finishing second in ...
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Melbourne Cup

Melbourne Cup attendance continues decline

The number of people attending the Melbourne Cup has fallen again, albeit by a small number ...
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Master Of Reality

Frankie Dettori banned after Cup protest

Frankie Dettori has been suspended for nine meetings for careless riding after being relegated to fourth place by a stewards' ...
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Vow And Declare

All-Australian Cup win for Vow And Declare

Vow And Declare, a horse bred in Australia, trained in Australia, owned in Australia and ridden by an Australian, has ...
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Prince Of Arran

Prince Of Arran set to return for 2020 Cup

The Melbourne Cup will be the main aim again for English stayer Prince Of Arran in 2020 after placing in ...
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Danny O'Brien

Sliding doors moments in Cup journey

Had Danny O'Brien not fought a long legal battle to clear his name, he would not have won his first ...
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Dancing outside races for Cup protesters

Dancing outside races for Cup protesters

Hundreds of protesters gathered outside the Melbourne Cup in a peaceful event that was part demonstration, part celebration ...
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Craig Williams

Craig Williams’ path to elusive Cup win

Champion jockey Craig Williams' 2019 Melbourne Cup win aboard Australian-trained Vow And Declare has been more than 25 years in ...
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Vow And Declare

Vow And Declare’s journey into Cup history

Melbourne Cup winner Vow And Declare, trained by Danny O'Brien and ridden by Craig Williams, has won the Melbourne Cup ...
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Vow And Declare

What the 2019 Melbourne Cup jockeys said

What the jockeys said after the Melbourne Cup at Flemington ...
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Vow And Declare

Finishing order for the 2019 Melbourne Cup

Where your horse finished in the 2019 Melbourne Cup ...
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Vow And Declare

Vow And Declare claims the Melbourne Cup

Vow And Declare has won the 2019 Melbourne Cup at Flemington, beating Master Of Reality and Prince Of Arran ...
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Teleplay

Teleplay scores again on Melbourne Cup day

Teleplay has returned to winning form on Melbourne Cup day, landing a second stakes race success in the Group Three ...
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Garner

Garner caps campaign with Flemington win

The Gordon Richards-trained three-year-old Garner has made it three wins from six starts in his first campaign, sprinting to victory ...
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Stewards adjourn Jamaican Rain inquiry

Stewards adjourn Jamaican Rain inquiry

Stewards have adjourned an inquiry into an alleged race day treatment of Jamaican Rain who was a late scratching from ...
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Shared Ambition

Shared Ambition underlines staying promise

Chris Waller may have found his Melbourne Cup horse for next year after Shared Ambition maintained his unbeaten record in ...
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Sure Knee

Sure Knee calms Waller’s nerves on Cup day

Carrying the all-cerise colours of the Ingham family, Sure Knee has taken out the TAB Trophy at Flemington on Cup ...
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Bravo Tango

Bravo Tango delivers Freedman Cup day win

Mitch Freedman admits Bravo Tango has been a frustrating horse but the gelding has delivered the trainer a satisfying win ...
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Jamaican Rain a late Flemington scratching

Jamaican Rain a late Flemington scratching

Racing Victoria stewards have ordered the withdrawal of the Richard Laming-trained Jamaican Rain from a Group Three race on Melbourne ...
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Aryaaf

Hayes stable strikes early blow on Cup day

Debutant Aryaaf has given trainers David and Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig a winning start to Melbourne Cup day at ...
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Tony McEvoy

Silent Sovereign presses on to VRC Oaks

Tony McEvoy is pressing on to the VRC Oaks with Silent Sovereign after her sixth in the Wakeful Stakes and ...
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Melbourne Cup

Full field of 24 for Melbourne Cup

There are no Melbourne Cup scratchings with a full field of 24 to go to the gates for the 3200m-race ...
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Damian Lane

Jockey hoping for history-making Cup win

Jockey Damian Lane has the chance to become the first jockey in history to claim Australian racing's big four races ...
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Protesters

Protest planned as drones watch Cup-goers

People concerned about the treatment of racehorses are intending to protest outside the 'race that stops the nation' in Melbourne ...
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James Cummings with Melbourne Cup hope

James Cummings with Melbourne Cup hope

His late grandfather won 12 Melbourne Cups as a trainer, now James Cummings is striving for his first win in ...
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Last words from connections on Cup hopes

Last words from connections on Cup hopes

Connections of the 24 Melbourne Cup runners state their cases for victory ...
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McDonald back from wilderness on Yucatan

McDonald back from wilderness on Yucatan

James McDonald hopes to live out a childhood dream when he pilots favourite Yucatan in the Melbourne Cup at Flemington ...
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Flemington track to be watered for Cup day

Flemington track to be watered for Cup day

A change in Melbourne's weather forecast has prompted Flemington officials to put 5mm of irrigation on the track ahead of ...
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Craig Williams chasing elusive Cup victory

Craig Williams chasing elusive Cup victory

Champion jockey Craig Williams will be aboard the only mare in this year's Melbourne Cup when he chases an elusive ...
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Lloyd Williams aiming for seventh Cup win

Lloyd Williams aiming for seventh Cup win

Lloyd Williams is already the most successful owner in Melbourne Cup history and is aiming for No.7 with Yucatan or ...
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Another Freedman to add his name to Cup

Another Freedman to add his name to Cup

Trainer Richard Freedman believes problem child Auvray can secure a top 10 finish in the Melbourne Cup after coaxing the ...
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Muntahaa chasing a rare Gosden Cup double

Muntahaa chasing a rare Gosden Cup double

A Melbourne Cup victory by Muntahaa would complete a unique double for trainer John Gosden after the US Breeders Cup ...
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A Cummings vies for a Melbourne Cup win

A Cummings vies for a Melbourne Cup win

The Cups King's grandson James Cummings is among those trying to stop owner Lloyd Williams adding to his already record ...
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McEvoy, Brown jockeying for third Cup win

McEvoy, Brown jockeying for third Cup win

Jockeys Corey Brown and Kerrin McEvoy are both striving for their third Melbourne Cup wins with the rides on Magic ...
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Young guns have first attempt at Cup glory

Young guns have first attempt at Cup glory

Patrick Moloney and Jordan Childs ride for the first time in the Melbourne Cup on Mike Moroney stablemates Vengeur Masque ...
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Celebrations over Cup run for NZ's Zacada

Celebrations over Cup run for NZ’s Zacada

Zacada might be an outsider for the Melbourne Cup but his owners are celebrating him getting into the race and ...
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Billionaire owner loves Cup and G-strings

Billionaire owner loves Cup and G-strings

Thousands of people have witnessed the annual Melbourne Cup parade and a 'crazy' billionaire owner model the G-string he plans ...
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Prince, Fellowes chase Melbourne Cup glory

Prince, Fellowes chase Melbourne Cup glory

As he prepares A Prince Of Arran for the Melbourne Cup, English trainer Charlie Fellowes says the well-travelled stayer has ...
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Winx signs off after history-making spring

Winx signs off after history-making spring

Champion Winx has headed for a well-earned rest after another stellar spring carnival, culminating in her record fourth Cox Plate ...
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Billionaire owner loves the Cup parade

Billionaire owner loves the Cup parade

Owners, trainers and jockeys of horses in Tuesday's Melbourne Cup have enjoyed the annual parade ...
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How Australia celebrates Melbourne Cup day

How Australia celebrates Melbourne Cup day

The Melbourne Cup is the race that stops the nation on the first Tuesday in November ...
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Melbourne Cup at Flemington Racecourse

Melbourne Cup Day forecast to be a wet one

Race-day attire should include an umbrella and poncho, with moderate to heavy rain expected early on Melbourne Cup day ...
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Melbourne Cup exotics

Flemington rated good for Melbourne Cup

The Flemington track is rated in the good range for the Melbourne Cup but showers and a possible thunderstorm are ...
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VRC Oaks draws field of 15 at Flemington

VRC Oaks draws field of 15 at Flemington

Leading trainer Darren Weir will saddle two of the leading hopes in the VRC Oaks for three-year-old fillies at Flemington ...
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God Given wins in Italy for Luca Cumani

God Given wins in Italy for Luca Cumani

God Given has won the Premio Lydia Tesio to give the soon-to-be-retired trainer Luca Cumani a 50th and final Group ...
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Coveted Melbourne Cup on show in parade

Coveted Melbourne Cup on show in parade

Tens of thousands of people are expected to watch the annual Melbourne Cup parade, as excitement builds for Tuesday's big ...
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Boom Time's Cup price has Hayes puzzled

Boom Time’s Cup price has Hayes puzzled

David Hayes thinks Boom Time is at an inflated price for the Melbourne Cup following his last start Caulfield Cup ...
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Statistics on the Cup

Statistics on the Cup

Some statistics on the $6 million Melbourne Cup ...
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Owner says Thomas Hobson well handicapped

Owner says Thomas Hobson well handicapped

The owner of the 2015 Melbourne Cup runner-up is back for another shot with former hurdlers ...
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Quiet coffee plans for Wohler and McEvoy

Quiet coffee plans for Wohler and McEvoy

Andreas Wohler will rely on the skill of Kerrin McEvoy to overcome the widest draw aboard Red Cardinal in the ...
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Time for Arrogate to retire: Baffert

Time for Arrogate to retire: Baffert

Trainer Bob Baffert says now is the time for Arrogate to retire after his lacklustre fifth in the Breeders' Cup ...
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Lloyd Willliams has six-pronged Cup attack

Lloyd Willliams has six-pronged Cup attack

Lloyd Williams loves winning the Melbourne Cup and has six chances to make it No.6 ...
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Lloyd Williams continues Cup quest

Lloyd Williams continues Cup quest

Lloyd Williams is looking to add to his five Melbourne Cup wins with six runners this year ...
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Lloyd Willliams six-prong Cup attack

Lloyd Willliams six-prong Cup attack

Lloyd Williams loves winning the Melbourne Cup and has six chances to make it No.6 ...
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Williams covets another Cup with Almandin

Williams covets another Cup with Almandin

Almandin is the favourite to add to owner Lloyd Williams' record Melbourne Cup haul and deliver superstar jockey Frankie Dettori ...
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Barman denied chance at Cup history

Barman denied chance at Cup history

Veteran stayer Who Shot Thebarman will not get the chance to run in his fourth Melbourne Cup with trainer Chris ...
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Who Shot Thebarman out of Cup

Who Shot Thebarman out of Cup

Veteran stayer Who Shot Thebarman has been scratched from the Melbourne Cup because of an elevated temperature ...
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Gun Runner leads all the way in Classic

Gun Runner leads all the way in Classic

Gun Runner has exacted revenge for his Dubai World Cup defeat by leading all the way in the Breeders' Cup ...
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Almandin flying ahead of Cup: Williams

Almandin flying ahead of Cup: Williams

Co-owner Nick Williams would love to see Almandin, one of six runners he has in the Melbourne Cup, become a ...
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Barman aims to be oldest Melb Cup winner

Barman aims to be oldest Melb Cup winner

The New Zealand brothers and their wives who own Who Shot TheBarman will again have a large entourage when the ...
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Melbourne Cup tips

Melbourne Cup day tips, form and odds for Flemington, November 7

MELBOURNE Cup day is the greatest day in Australian turf and we have free racing tips, form and updated odds ...
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Mullins calls on Aussie experience in Cup

Mullins calls on Aussie experience in Cup

Willie Mullins says the Melbourne Cup is an open race in which he will be represented by Max Dynamite,Wicklow Brave ...
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Record-equalling 11 overseas Cup raiders

Record-equalling 11 overseas Cup raiders

Overseas-trained horses have won the Melbourne Cup six times, beginning with Irishman Dermot Weld and Vintage Crop in 1993 ...
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Overseas raiders thriving ahead of Cup

Overseas raiders thriving ahead of Cup

A record-equalling 11 international runners are vying for this year's Melbourne Cup ...
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Darren Dance chases a Melbourne Cup dream

Darren Dance chases a Melbourne Cup dream

Syndicator Darren Dance will continue his Melbourne Cup quest when French horse Tiberian runs at Flemington ...
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Predicted rain to soften Doomben

Predicted rain to soften Doomben

Predicted rain is expected to help take the fire out of the Doomben track ahead of the Melbourne Cup meeting ...
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O'Hara primed for Cup debut on Single Gaze

O’Hara primed for Cup debut on Single Gaze

Kathy O'Hara is primed for her Melbourne Cup debut aboard her favourite horse, Caulfield Cup runner-up Single Gaze ...
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Former UK jockey say she was harassed

Former UK jockey say she was harassed

British trainer Gay Kelleway has made allegations of harassment she suffered when she was a jockey ...
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Jockey's lucky charm in $2 million race

Jockey’s lucky charm in $2 million race

A protest denied the team behind Awesome Rock the win in this year's Australian Cup but there was no repeat ...
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Five-star day for Tim Clark at Canterbury

Five-star day for Tim Clark at Canterbury

Jockey Tim Clark has dominated at Canterbury, riding a career-high five metropolitan winners ...
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Melbourne Cup carnival crowd rebounds

Melbourne Cup carnival crowd rebounds

Overall attendance at the four-day Melbourne Cup carnival has risen, despite a dip in the crowd at Flemington for Tuesday's ...
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Malaguerra wins Group One Darley Classic

Malaguerra wins Group One Darley Classic

Ben Melham has won the Darley Classic on Malaguerra, six years after claiming the Group One sprint on champion mare ...
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Wild celebrations after Awesome G1 victory

Wild celebrations after Awesome G1 victory

Awesome Rock lost the Australian Cup at Flemington on protest before finally claiming his maiden Group One victory in the ...
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Malaguerra

Malaguerra sprints best in Group 1 Darley Classic

AT just its second start for the Gelagotis stables at Moe, Malaguerra ($8.60 at CrownBet) was able to win the ...
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Fancourt rides first winner in 10 months

Fancourt rides first winner in 10 months

Former top apprentice Alannah Fancourt has bounced back from injury to ride her first winner in 10 months ...
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Awesome Rock

Awesome Rock defies odds in Group 1 Emirates Stakes

THE critics said Awesome Rock had little chance of winning the Group 1 Emirates Stakes, but the enigmatic five-year-old proved ...
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Freedman claims 2YO victory with Teaspoon

Freedman claims 2YO victory with Teaspoon

Trainer Michael Freedman has trained his first two-year-old winner of the season with Teaspoon giving a strong kick to win ...
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Jessy lands first stakes win in Matriarch

Jessy lands first stakes win in Matriarch

Jessy Belle has claimed her first black-type win in the Matriarch Stakes, finishing strongly in her first try over 2000m ...
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Matthew Dunn trains fourth Highway winner

Matthew Dunn trains fourth Highway winner

Murwillumbah trainer Matthew Dunn has continued his dominance of Highway races with Sunny Fame giving him his fourth win this ...
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Awesome Rock wins the Gr 1 Emirates Stakes

Awesome Rock wins the Gr 1 Emirates Stakes

Awesome Rock has caused a weight-for-age upset in winning the Emirates Stakes at Flemington from dead-heaters Hauraki and Seaburge ...
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Wide draw no worry for McDonald on Souchez

Wide draw no worry for McDonald on Souchez

Long-term plans for Flemington plunge winner Souchez include a possible shot at the Stradbroke Handicap in Brisbane ...
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Mr Manhattan grabs big city win at C'bury

Mr Manhattan grabs big city win at C’bury

Mr Manhattan has held on to beat his Joe Pride-trained stablemate Painte at Canterbury ...
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Francis Of Assisi in race of his own in QE

Francis Of Assisi in race of his own in QE

The Charlie Appleby-trained Francis Of Assisi, with William Buick aboard, has taken out the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington ...
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Souchez

Souchez returns to form with Hilton Stakes victory

SOUCHEZ returned to its brilliant best at Flemington when the three-year-old colt took out the Listed Hilton Stakes. The son ...
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Chris Munce produces another Millions hope

Chris Munce produces another Millions hope

Chris Munce has doubled his chances of being the first to train and ride a Magic Millions Classic winner with ...
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Francis Of Assisi

Francis Of Assisi firms into 2017 Melbourne Cup favouritism

WE can only speculate what would have happened in the 2016 Melbourne Cup for Queen Elizabeth winner Francis Of Assisi, ...
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Long break no worry for Little White Cloud

Long break no worry for Little White Cloud

Little White Cloud has made a winning return to racing at Flemington after a break of more than three years ...
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Dairy farmer family wins Stakes fashions

Dairy farmer family wins Stakes fashions

Driving 274km to compete in the family fashion on the field competition has proven very fruitful for the Palmer family ...
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Aspect wins G3 Maribyrnong Plate on debut

Aspect wins G3 Maribyrnong Plate on debut

Trainer Tony McEvoy and his nephew, jockey Kerrin McEvoy, have combined to win the Group Three Maribyrnong Plate with debutant ...
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Aspect

Group one targets await stylish Maribyrnong winner

TONY McEvoy unearthed a potential Golden Slipper or Blue Diamond colt when Aspect won the Maribyrnong 2YO Plate at Flemington ...
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British rider Freddy Tylicki paralysed

British rider Freddy Tylicki paralysed

The Injured Jockeys Fund has confirmed rider Freddy Tylicki is paralysed in the lower half of his body after a ...
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