Tag: 'Spanish Mission'

Vow And Declare

Melbourne Cup draws 186 nominations, 43 internationals

The 2022 Melbourne Cup has drawn a 10-year high of 186 nominations, with 43 of those coming from abroad. The first round of nominations for...
Glen Boss

Punt Drunk: No fairytale finish for Bossy, Pike salutes again

Punt Drunk has all the big headlines covered this Monday, including one farewell going south and another retiree bowing out in style. We also look...
Nature Strip

Nature Strip opens as $4.50 favourite for TJ Smith Stakes

The TAB has released pre-nominations markets for the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes and Group 1 Sydney Cup, both of which will be run during...
American Pie

Punt Drunk: Brae and his ‘warm circle’ buy another Cup hope

While Brae Sokolski added to his arsenal for the 2022 Melbourne Cup, a former Cup starter failed to live up to his hype in a...
Melbourne Cup hope Spanish Mission

Sokolski completes Cup trifecta with Spanish Mission purchase

Having owned the first two horses past the post in this year’s Melbourne Cup, Brae Sokolski has added another weapon to his arsenal with the...
Twilight Payment wins Melbourne Cup

Who are the top international runners in the 2021 Melbourne Cup?

While it is not a traditional Melbourne Cup field this year, there is still a number of competitive international runners in the mix. But can...
Melbourne Cup hope Spanish Mission

Spanish Mission among three Melbourne Cup injury concerns

An injury cloud has fallen over three potential Melbourne Cup starters, with Spanish Mission, The Chosen One and Delphi all needing to be passed on...

English horse Spanish Mission win in US

English horse Spanish Mission has won a rich race in New York with the Breeders' Cup an immediate goal and the Melbourne Cup in his...

Wet Belmont track a concern for Mission

Connections of Spanish Mission have some concerns about a wet track in New York ahead of Spanish Missions's Belmont Derby tilt.