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  1. Sport - Racing - Melbourne Cup

    Fiorente takes Melbourne Cup

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 01:15pm by Reuters

    ... the A$6 million (HK$44 million) Melbourne Cup at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday. Runner-up to Green Moon last year, Fiorente enjoyed a perfect ride from jockey Damien Oliver, who timed ... Waterhouse, the grand dame of Australian racing, her maiden Melbourne Cup after heartbreak last year and from two previous runner-up finishes with Te Akau Nick in 1993 and Nothin Leica Dane in 1995. ...

  2. Sport - Racing

    Americain favoured to win 2nd Melbourne Cup

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 02:11pm by Associated Press

    ... Associated Press in Melbourne American-bred, French-trained galloper Americain will carry favouritism into Tuesday’s US$6.2 million (HK$48 million) Melbourne Cup as he attempts to win ... finished fourth behind Dunaden in the Caulfield Cup. The Australian rider will also be chasing his third Melbourne Cup victory, 10 years after winning his second in 2002 on Media Puzzle, only days ...

  3. Williams keeps his options open for another HK stint

    Posted Oct 26th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... a full time return to Hong Kong. 'I'm in the middle of the Melbourne Cup carnival right now and have been lucky enough to pick up the ride on the Cox Plate winner, So You Think, ... been a fixture in racing here until his return to Melbourne four years ago at the same time as trainer David Hayes. They formed a successful partnership, landing three trainers' titles ...

  4. Owner Schick eyes Flemington for triumphant Falkirk

    Posted Sep 14th 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... the impressive victory in the 2,800m Classic alongside his 2000 Melbourne Cup triumph on Brew, a race he won just one week after completing his apprenticeship. ...

  5. Munce saga certain to raise its ugly head again thanks to Racing NSW

    Posted Jul 05th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken In a year when off-the-pitch news was somewhat scarce, the final scenes of the Chris Munce affair and the subsequent cold war between Hong Kong and Racing NSW in Sydney simply stood out. Did we say stood? Stands would be more appropriate, beca ...

  6. Munce set for videolink inquiry

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Australian jockey Chris Munce will make history as part of Hong Kong racing's first videolink inquiry when the Jockey Club stipendiary stewards reconvene their inquiry in his involvement in the 'tips-for-bets' affair that led to ...

  7. Sport - Racing - Melbourne Cup

    Melbourne Cup field down to 22 as Godolphin's Cavalryman is withdrawn

    Posted Nov 04th 2014, 09:48am

    ... Reuters 20-1 shot was considered by many to be Saeed bin Suroor's strongest hope in the Melbourne showpiece. The Melbourne Cup was left with 22 runners early on Tuesday after ... in the field. A Godolphin-trained horse has never won Australia’s biggest race. Foreign raider Admire Ratki, aiming to become only the second Japanese horse to win the Melbourne Cup, remains ...

  8. Sport - Racing

    Joao Moreira and Zac Purton face off on favourites for Melbourne Cup

    Posted Nov 02nd 2014, 12:44am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Moreira and Purton face off on favourites for Melbourne Cup The Melbourne spring racing carnival caught Joao Moreira fever on Saturday as the Brazilian magician landed his first Flemington Group One, then forced his way into Melbourne Cup calculations less than an hour later. Moreira won the Group One Coolmore Stud Stakes on Brazen Beau ...

  9. Sport - Racing

    Joao Moreira out to spoil Zac Purton's party in Melbourne Cup

    Posted Nov 03rd 2014, 10:45pm by ANDREW HAWKINS

    ... Andrew Hawkins andrew.hawkins@scmp.com Hong Kong champion jockey has Melbourne Cup favourite aboard Admire Rakti but the 'Magic Man' could topple them all with Signoff Moreira out to spoil Purton's party The Melbourne Cup is the one race every Australian jockey dreams of winning and for Zac Purton the dream is tantalisingly close, but he must overcome ...

  10. Sport - Racing

    Hong Kong-owned Red Cadeaux sentimental favourite for Melbourne Cup

    Posted Nov 03rd 2014, 11:12pm by AFP

    ... Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Dunlop and Godolphin seek their first win in Australia's famous two-mile (3,200m) race after multiple attempts. Newmarket trainer Dunlop is saddling up Hong Kong-owned nine-year-old Red Cadeaux for a fourth crack at the Melbourne Cup after finishing runner-up twice. Godolphin Racing, owned by United Arab Emirates Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid ...




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