Tag: 'Melbourne Cup'

Vow And Declare

Vow And Declare on track for autumn return

Melbourne Cup winner Vow And Declare has finished off strongly for second to Shepard in a Cranbourne barrier trial ahead of his return to racing.
Vow And Declare

Vow And Declare set to trial at Cranbourne

Melbourne Cup winner Vow And Declare will run in a barrier trial at Cranbourne as he moves closer to a race return.
Vow And Declare

Cup winner impresses Williams at Geelong

Craig Williams has made a special trip to Geelong to partner Melbourne Cup winner Vow And Declare in a gallop between races.
Mike Moroney

Moroney import to step out at Flemington

Lightly raced import Aktau will make his Australian debut in a 1600m race at Flemington, with trainer Mike Moroney hopeful he can develop into a...
Vow And Declare

New $1.5m race to boost Brisbane carnival

The final day of the Brisbane Racing Club's winter carnival will feature three million dollar races after the announcement of the $1.5 million Q22.
Raymond Tusk

Raymond Tusk a winner at Newcastle

English Melbourne Cup runner Raymond Tusk has returned home to win his way into the All-Weather Championships finals with victory at Newcastle.
Prince Of Arran

Fellowes hopes Prince Of Arran will bring his Melbourne best to HK

Charlie Fellowes has a charm and approachability that is probably nudging Group 1 class but talking to Prince Of Arran’s trainer one continually gets the...
Vow and Declare

O’Brien vows to follow similar Cup plan

Trainer Danny O'Brien plans to take Vow And Declare back to Brisbane as part of the horse's preparation for a defence of the Melbourne Cup.
Marmelo

Marmelo retired to stud after Cup drama

The 2018 Melbourne Cup runner-up Marmelo has been retired to stand at stud in France, a fortnight after his controversial scratching from the 2019 race.
Craig Williams

Singapore Gold Cup for Craig Williams

Craig Williams has won the Singapore Gold Cup on the Lee Freedman-trained Mr Clint just days after winning the Melbourne Cup.
Chris Waller

Waller delighted by local Cup success

Chris Waller says Vow And Declare's Melbourne Cup victory may entice trainers to look in their own backyard for a Cups horse.
Trent Busuttin

Cup distance too long for Mirage Dancer

Mirage Dancer will be kept to shorter staying races after failing to see out the 3200 metres of the Melbourne Cup.
Danny O'Brien

Memorable Cup carnival for O’Brien stable

A win on all four days, highlighted by Vow And Declare's Melbourne Cup victory, has made for a memorable Flemington carnival for trainer Danny O'Brien.
Magic Wand

Irish wave Magic Wand in Mackinnon Stakes

Magic Wand has come back from contesting the Melbourne Cup to win the final Group One race of the Flemington carnival, the Mackinnon Stakes.
Prince Of Arran

Japan next stop for Prince Of Arran

Globe-trotting Melbourne Cup runner-up Prince Of Arran will head to the Japan Cup with Hong Kong still on his agenda.
Miami Bound

Miami Bound gives O’Brien first Oaks win

Danny O'Brien has followed up a maiden victory in the Melbourne Cup with VRC Oaks success courtesy of Miami Bound.
Craig Williams

Thrilled Williams adds Subzero to Cup win

The Subzero Handicap on Oaks Day has delivered another thrill for Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Craig Williams.
Rostropovich

Rostropovich making ‘excellent progress’

The Lindsay Park stable says Rostropovich continues to make excellent progress in a veterinary clinic after being injured in the Melbourne Cup.
Vow And Declare

Melbourne Cup win a ‘bonus’ for trainer

After an all-Australian win in the Melbourne Cup, trainer Danny O'Brien is already dreaming about the prospect of back-to-back victories for Vow And Declare.
Vow And Declare

Hopes Aussie win boosts Melbourne Cup

Victoria's racing minister says a range of factors contributed to a decline in attendance at the Melbourne Cup.
Vow And Declare

Vow And Declare comes through Cup win well

Trainer Danny O'Brien says Melbourne Cup winner Vow And Declare has come through his victory at Flemington well and is a happy horse the morning...

Vow And Declare wants 2nd Melbourne Cup

After an all-Australian win in the Melbourne Cup, trainer Danny O'Brien is already dreaming about the prospect of back-to-back victories for Vow And Declare.
Craig Williams

Vow And Declare to try for second Cup

Shortly after winning his first Melbourne Cup, trainer Danny O'Brien has made it clear he will try to get Vow And Declare back again next...

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 victory.
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 the 3200m race.