Tag: 'Australian Cup'


Cascadian goes back-to-back in Group 1 Australian Cup

James Cummings and Ben Melham have combined with Cascadian to take out the feature Group 1 Australian Cup at Flemington on Saturday afternoon.

Legarto on the hunt for further Flemington Group 1 success

Ken Kelso is hoping lightning might strike twice when Legarto makes her second start at Flemington in Saturday’s Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m).
Esti Feny

Esti Feny out to cause Australian Cup upset

Esti Feny, coming off a commendable third-place finish in the Australian Cup Prelude (1800m) is looking to cause a major upset in the Group 1...
Flemington race-by-race preview

Flemington top racing tips & quaddie | Australian Cup Day 2024

The Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) headlines a stacked 10-race meeting at Flemington on Saturday. Check out HorseBetting's race-by-race preview here.
Australian Cup 2024 Tips

Australian Cup 2024 Group 1 preview & betting tips | March 30

The Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) takes top billing at Flemington on Saturday, with $3 million on the line. Check out HorseBetting's free preview for...

Mr Brightside to face eight rivals in Group 1 Australian Cup

The Group 1 Australian Cup will headline the 10-race card at Flemington, with nine runners accepting for the $3 million feature over 2000m.
Pride Of Jenni All Star Mile

Pride Of Jenni to step into uncharted waters in Australian Cup

Ciaron Maher acknowledges that All-Star Mile winner, Pride Of Jenni, faces unfamiliar territory as she prepares for the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m).

Cascadian set for Australian Cup defence

Cascadian, victor of last year's prestigious Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m), enters this year's edition with a slight alteration in his preparation.
Funny Racing news

Punt Drunk: Mr Brightside owners need to pull their heads in

Another week, another debacle involving greedy owners and Craig Williams. Check out the latest edition of Punt Drunk for all the goss.
Gold Trip

Gold Trip racing future in doubt following tendon injury

Gold Trip's racing future teeters on the edge following a tendon injury that sidelines him for the remainder of the autumn carnival.
Pride Of Jenni All Star Mile

Pride Of Jenni claims All-Star Mile success

Pride Of Jenni showcased her brilliance by clinching the $3.75 million All-Star Mile (1600m) in a captivating display at Caulfield.

Legarto to chase Australian Cup glory at Flemington

Despite being defeated as a $1.20 favourite on Saturday, trainer Ken Kelso remains committed to aiming his talented mare Legarto for the Group 1 Australian...
Young Werther Australian Cup Prelude

Young Werther stamps Australian Cup claims with Flemington win

Five-time Group One placegetter Young Werther earned himself another shot at the elite level with a dominant front-running performance at Flemington.

Chris Waller’s Soulcombe ruled out of autumn carnival

Trainer Chris Waller announced that Melbourne Cup runner-up Soulcombe's autumn campaign has been derailed due to an unfortunate injury.

‘Interesting’ Makram hunting further autumn success

Ben Hayes, co-trainer of Makram, envisions the Irish-imported gelding as a formidable contender in the lucrative races during the autumn carnival.

Mr Brightside poised for busy autumn campaign

Mr Brightside is gearing up for an official trial at Geelong later this month in preparation for his first-up appearance in the CF Orr Stakes...

Sharp ‘N’ Smart to chase further Australian Group 1 success

Reigning New Zealand Horse of the Year Sharp ‘N’ Smart got his preparation back on track at Ellerslie on Sunday when running third behind glamour...
Chris Waller will look after Valiant King in Australia.

Valiant King out of Melbourne Cup with cautious injury approach

Valiant King will not be among the final declarations for the Melbourne Cup, with the promising four year old withdrawn from the 3200m feature on...
Follow Files blackbook tips

The Follow Files: Star stayers run good trials for Sydney Cup

In this week’s Follow Files, we have found three horses that are worth following after impressive runs in Group 1 races on Saturday at Randwick...

Cascadian blows away his rivals in Group 1 Australian Cup

Ben Melham and James Cummings have combined with Cascadian to take out the feature Group 1 race of the day at Flemington on Australian Cup...
Flemington race-by-race preview

Flemington full racing tips & quaddie | Australian Cup Day

The Group 1 Australian Cup takes top billing at Flemington on Saturday afternoon, and HorseBetting's James Herbert presents his race-by-race preview.

Australian Cup test for Virtuous Circle

Liam Howley was a nervous man this week as he waited to hear whether Virtuous Circle had made the field for the Group 1 Australian...
Mark Walker

“Gutted” Walker puts faith in Imperatriz

Mark Walker’s disappointment at Group One performer Campionessa missing a start in Saturday’s Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington was palpable on Wednesday. The...

Pounding can box on in Group 1 Australian Cup for Peter Moody

With a better barrier draw, Pounding has another chance to prove he belongs in Group 1 company when he jumps from lane nine in the...

2023 Australian Cup preview & best bets | Saturday, March 25

The Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) is the headline event at Flemington on Saturday and Horsebetting's James Herbert presents his preview and best bets.