Tag: 'almandin'

Virtuous Circle

Bright future for Almanzor colt

The confidence Kyneton trainer Liam Howley has in Virtuous Circle was vindicated when the two-year-old Almanzor colt relished the step up to 1500m in the...

Who won the 2016 Melbourne Cup?

There is no doubt this year has been a year like few others, and you’d be forgiven for forgetting anything else that had gone before...

Top 5 Melbourne Cup wins this millennium

We are now just four days away from the 161st running of Australia's most famous race, so we have decided to take a look back...

Almandin with chance to add Sydney Cup

The 2016 Melbourne Cup winner Almandin is favourite to add a Sydney Cup to his record when he runs under top weight of 57kg in...

Sydney Cup facts and figures

All you need to know about the $2 million Group One Sydney Cup at Randwick on Saturday.

Almandin draws well in Sydney Cup

Favourite Almandin has drawn well in barrier five for the $2 million Sydney Cup at Randwick.

Almandin powers home in G1 Tancred Stakes

The 2016 Melbourne Cup winner Almandin has outlasted Ambitious and Who Shot Thebarman to take out the Tancred Stakes at Rosehill.

McEvoy, Almandin reunite after Cup glory

Kerrin McEvoy hopes to preserve his unbeaten record on Almandin, the horse he rode to victory in the 2016 Melbourne Cup, when they combine again...

12 for Australian Cup, 15 in Newmarket Hcp

The $1.5 million Australian Cup over 2000m has attracted a field of 12 while the Newmarket Handicap up the Flemington straight 1200m course has 15.

Team Williams enter eight for Roy Higgins

Owner Lloyd Williams has eight of the 17 nominations for the Listed Roy Higgins Quality at Flemington.

Bedford chasing another Caulfield win

Four-year-old Bedford will step up in class in the Listed Mornington Cup Prelude chasing a third-straight win at Caulfield over 2000m.
Zipping Classic h2h

Zipping Classic head-to-head betting Almandin vs. Big Duke

IT’S a showdown of the prodigiously talented Almandin and the never-say-die Big Duke in the final big-name race of Melbourne’s spring – the Zipping Classic....
Melbourne Cup at Flemington Racecourse

2017 Melbourne Cup trifecta tips

THE Melbourne Cup is only days away and if you haven’t already, sign up to Neds.com.au for a chance to win $1 million on Australia’s...
HB Twitter wrap

Defending champs divide opinion in the Twitter racing wrap

SPRING is well and truly in the air as the big guns begin to make their way out onto the track as the high profile...

Damien Oliver confirms Almandin booking

Jockey Damien Oliver has confirmed he has been booked to continue his association with defending Melbourne Cup champion Almandin.

Almandin outright Cup favourite following Flemington win

2016 Melbourne Cup winner Almandin looks set for another strong performance in the race that stops a nation after taking out the Group Three Japan...
Godolphin star Hartnell

Five finalists for Vic Horse Of The Year

Almandin, Black Heart Bart, Hartnell, Jameka and Winx are the five finalists in the running to be crowned last season's Victorian Racehorse of the Year.
Team Williams

Melham teams up with Almandin for return

Ben Melham has been given the opportunity to partner Melbourne Cup winner Almandin in his return run at Moonee Valley.