Tag: 'Andrew Ramsden Stakes'


Change of plans for Cup-bound mare Oceanex

Trainers Mick Price and Michael Kent Junior have had a change of heart and will kick off Oceanex's Melbourne Cup campaign two weeks earlier than...
Tony Rider

Breeder riding the wave

Milan Park principal Tony Rider has had a busy time of late. Rider and his team at Pak ‘N’ Save Clarence St, Hamilton, have been...

Oceanex claims Cup berth in Andrew Ramsden

Victory in The Andrew Ramsden at Flemington has given the Mick Price and Mick Kent Jr-trained Oceanex a ballot exemption into the Melbourne Cup.

Josh Julius after Cup start for Super Girl

Victory in The Andrew Ramsden at Flemington will come with the bonus of a ballot exemption into the Melbourne Cup.

Oceanex takes shot at Melbourne Cup berth

Co-trainer Mick Price is worried the form surrounding Oceanex may be a rung below her more fancied rivals in The Andrew Ramsden at Flemington.
King Of Leogrance

Andrew Ramsden Stakes betting tips – Saturday, 16 May 2020

A field of 12 has been assembled to fight it out over the Flemington 2800m this Saturday for a spot in the 2020 Melbourne Cup.
Phillip Stokes

Chasing a Cup berth a Good Idea for stayer

Adelaide Cup runner-up Good Idea is among the stayers set to clash at Flemington in The Andrew Ramsden chasing a ballot exemption into the Melbourne...

Melbourne Cup dream starts at Flemington

The Andrew Ramsden Stakes over 2800m at Flemington offers the winner a ballot-free exemption into the Melbourne Cup.

King Of Leogrance aiming for Cup start

A ballot-free exemption is on offer for the Melbourne Cup which can be secured by winning the Andrew Ramsden Stakes at Flemington.

Hezafox shows staying potential at Sandown

The heavy conditions at Sandown were ideal for Hezafox who showed his stamina with a strong win in the Honouring Victoria Police Handicap.
Vow And Declare

Flemington assignment for Vow And Declare

Trainer Danny O'Brien wants to keep Melbourne Cup winner Vow And Declare racing through early winter to give the stayer a light lead-up to his...
Steel Prince

Prince among local hopes for Cup glory

The Melbourne Cup has attracted 152 nominations including 39 internationally trained horses while the Caulfield Cup has 143 entries including 25 internationals.

Surprise Baby to embark on path to Cup

The Andrew Ramsden runner-up Surprise Baby is about to return to work with The Bart Cummings a first target on the way to the Melbourne...

Star Freedman pair heading off for spells

Santa Ana Lane and Steel Prince will head to the spelling paddock with trainer Anthony Freedman to plan their paths to the spring.

Excellent start to new-look Andrew Ramsden

The VRC hopes to build on the new-look Andrew Ramsden Stakes with more prize money and status for the race which offers a Melbourne Cup...

Runaway attempts shortcut to Melbourne Cup

After sneaking his way into last year's Melbourne Cup, Runaway will be racing for an easier route to the big race in The Andrew Ramsden...

Steel Prince races for Melbourne Cup start

Stayers in The Andrew Ramsden will be racing for more than just prize money at Flemington with the winner gaining a ballot exemption into the...

Marsh aiming to live Cup dream

Trainer Stephen Marsh is Melbourne-bound in search of a golden ticket. The Cambridge trainer will saddle progressive stayer Felaar in the Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes...

OTI after golden ticket into Melbourne Cup

Victory in The Andrew Ramsden at Flemington offers the winner a ballot-free exemption into the Melbourne Cup.

Lessons learned from Criterion invaluable

Lindsay Park is hoping lessons learned from an international campaign with Criterion can be carried over into the Australian preparation of Alfarris.

Take two for Felaar

Progressive Kiwi stayer Felaar is likely to back-up at Caulfield this week after a nightmare first taste of Australian racing when suffering severe interference on...

Decision pending on Furrion’s next move

Trainer David Hayes says a decision is pending whether Furrion heads to the paddock or presses on to run in the Andrew Ramsden Stakes later...

Andrew Ramsden winner to gain a Cup berth

The Melbourne Cup has another ballot exempt race with the Andrew Ramsden joining The Bart Cummings, Caulfield Cup, Cox Plate and Lexus Stakes.

Sin To Win outstays Andrew Ramsden rivals

Sin To Win has stayed on best over the Melbourne Cup course, scoring in the Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes at Flemington.