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SportsFan
Michelle Payne sidelined for some weekswho is recovering from abdominal surgery after a race fall. But her brother Pa
Michelle Payne sidelined for some weeks
SportsFan / Posted 5 hours ago
who is recovering from abdominal surgery after a race fall. But her brother Patrick admits it might be hard to convince the Melbourne Cup winner to give away her career. "We tried to talk her out of it a while ago," Payne told Sky Sports... Read more
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SportsFan
Michelle Payne faces weeks of recoveryfrom Dutch Courage, trained by her brother Patrick Payne, in a 1000m-race. The
Michelle Payne faces weeks of recovery
SportsFan / Posted 8 hours ago
from Dutch Courage, trained by her brother Patrick Payne, in a 1000m-race. The 30-year-old became the first woman to win the Melbourne Cup in November aboard 100-1 shot Prince Of Penzance, which scored her an invitation to the Shergar Cup... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Top jockey to miss Royal Ascot following serious fallThe first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup will miss Royal Ascot after su
Top jockey to miss Royal Ascot following serious fall
Horse and Hound / Posted 14 hours ago
The first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup will miss Royal Ascot after sustaining serious abdominal injuries in a fall. Michelle Payne made history on 3 November last year when she rode the 100-1 shot Prince Of Penzance to victory in... Read more
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SportsFan
Michelle Payne's Royal Ascot dream on hold30-year-old had been eyeing the international stage after creating history when
Michelle Payne's Royal Ascot dream on hold
SportsFan / Posted 19 hours ago
30-year-old had been eyeing the international stage after creating history when she became the first woman to win the Melbourne Cup in November aboard 100-1 shot Prince Of Penzance. But her international riding engagements are on now on... Read more
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SportsFan
Michelle Payne recovering from surgeryhopefully will mean a quick recovery for her," he said. O'Keeffe said Payne's
Michelle Payne recovering from surgery
SportsFan / Posted 20 hours ago
hopefully will mean a quick recovery for her," he said. O'Keeffe said Payne's family thanked everyone for their well wishes. Payne created history when she became the first woman to win the Melbourne Cup in November aboard Prince Of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Payne undergoes surgery after horror fallbe sidelined for several weeks. At this stage it is unclear whether she will b
Payne undergoes surgery after horror fall
Adelaide Now / Posted 20 hours ago
be sidelined for several weeks. At this stage it is unclear whether she will be back in time to ride Prince of Penzance in the Melbourne Cup. Thank you for all the well wishes. Off to the Alfred tonight to check out Pancreas and liver. Through the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Payne undergoes surgery after horror fallbe sidelined for several weeks. At this stage it is unclear whether she will b
Payne undergoes surgery after horror fall
Herald Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
be sidelined for several weeks. At this stage it is unclear whether she will be back in time to ride Prince of Penzance in the Melbourne Cup. Payne, who is expected to remain in hospital for at least a week, was listed as being in a serious but... Read more
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Herald Sun
Payne undergoes surgery after horror fallbe sidelined for several weeks. At this stage it is unclear whether she will b
Payne undergoes surgery after horror fall
Herald Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
be sidelined for several weeks. At this stage it is unclear whether she will be back in time to ride Prince of Penzance in the Melbourne Cup. Thank you for all the well wishes. Off to the Alfred tonight to check out Pancreas and liver. Through the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Payne undergoes surgery after horror fallbe sidelined for several weeks. At this stage it is unclear whether she will b
Payne undergoes surgery after horror fall
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
be sidelined for several weeks. At this stage it is unclear whether she will be back in time to ride Prince of Penzance in the Melbourne Cup. Payne, who is expected to remain in hospital for at least a week, was listed as being in a serious but... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Payne undergoes surgery after horror fallbe sidelined for several weeks. At this stage it is unclear whether she will b
Payne undergoes surgery after horror fall
Daily Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
be sidelined for several weeks. At this stage it is unclear whether she will be back in time to ride Prince of Penzance in the Melbourne Cup. Thank you for all the well wishes. Off to the Alfred tonight to check out Pancreas and liver. Through the... Read more
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The Courier
Michelle Payne to remain in hospital overnightPayne has known the highs and lows of that career including numerous falls befo
Michelle Payne to remain in hospital overnight
The Courier / Posted yesterday
Payne has known the highs and lows of that career including numerous falls before her ascent to national fame at the Melbourne Cup last year. In 2004 she could have been killed after being thrown from a horse at Sandown and suffered a... Read more
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Herald Sun
Payne flown to Melbourne after fallcombination Michelle Payne and Prince Of Penzance in Adelaide at the weekend. P
Payne flown to Melbourne after fall
Herald Sun / Posted yesterday
combination Michelle Payne and Prince Of Penzance in Adelaide at the weekend. Picture: Dylan Coker Payne admitted after the Melbourne Cup victory that retirement is not a long way off. “I sort of laid in bed last night and I was thinking about... Read more
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The Courier
Michelle Payne hoping for all clear after race fallPayne has known the highs and lows of that career including numerous falls befo
Michelle Payne hoping for all clear after race fall
The Courier / Posted yesterday
Payne has known the highs and lows of that career including numerous falls before her ascent to national fame at the Melbourne Cup last year. In 2004 she could have been killed after being thrown from a horse at Sandown and suffered a... Read more
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The Age
Prince of Penzance's great return puts him on course for Cup returnPrince of Penzance and Jockey Michelle Payne win the Melbourne Cup last year. P
Prince of Penzance's great return puts him on course for Cup return
The Age / Posted yesterday
Prince of Penzance and Jockey Michelle Payne win the Melbourne Cup last year. Photo: Justin McManus Many Melbourne Cup winners struggle to reach the same level again after their greatest triumph. Their handicap rating goes up, and putting in that... Read more
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The Age
Black Heart Bart shows his class in maiden Group One Goodwood winhorse, the kind that could win one of the toughest mile races on the calendar,
Black Heart Bart shows his class in maiden Group One Goodwood win
The Age / Posted yesterday
horse, the kind that could win one of the toughest mile races on the calendar, the $1million Emirates Stakes during the Melbourne Cup carnival next spring. That will have to wait, as Black Heart Bart, given a terrific ground saving ride by... Read more
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The Age
Internationals win again in Andrew Ramsden Stakesform and he just kept finding when I asked him for more. "What a great thrill
Internationals win again in Andrew Ramsden Stakes
The Age / Posted yesterday
form and he just kept finding when I asked him for more. "What a great thrill to win a race like this at Flemington over the Melbourne Cup distance," he said. Glorious Sinndar started at $6.50 and defeated The Bandit at $7.50 with the favourite... Read more
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SportsFan
Secateur a Cup horse in the makingMcKell Cup at Randwick has always been the plan for the four-year-old who is he
Secateur a Cup horse in the making
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McKell Cup at Randwick has always been the plan for the four-year-old who is headed to 3200 metre races, the distance of the Melbourne Cup. "He was always going to the McKell Cup. It was last week's race that wasn't on the agenda," Williams... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Sydney next port of call for Weir expressfor the big spring cups if he can win the McKell Cup. Natski won the 1988 McKe
Sydney next port of call for Weir express
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
for the big spring cups if he can win the McKell Cup. Natski won the 1988 McKell Cup before beating all but Empire Rose in the Melbourne Cup later that year. It has been a phenomenal season for Weir who is set to claim a third consecutive... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donationsin to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donations
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
in to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam Dastyari. Mr Robb was Mr Huang's guest at the Melbourne Cup in 2013, when Mr Huang also presented the trophy. Mr Robb reportedly attended Mr Huang's daughter Carina's... Read more
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News Mail
Prince of Penzance has a dream return to racingdream return to racing for Bundaberg's part-owned horse Prince of Penzance. Ma
Prince of Penzance has a dream return to racing
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
dream return to racing for Bundaberg's part-owned horse Prince of Penzance. Making its first appearance on the track since the Melbourne Cup triumph last year it finished second in the RA Lee Stakes in Adelaide as it competed in the Goodwood Stakes... Read more
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The Courier
Melbourne Cup winner returns in stylesuch a strong showing, insisting the horse would improve now as he hit full mat
Melbourne Cup winner returns in style
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
such a strong showing, insisting the horse would improve now as he hit full maturity. “He always showed me he would be so competitive in the Melbourne Cup. I have always had great faith in his ability and there's no doubt he's not getting any wors... Read more
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The North West Star
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donationsin to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donations
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
in to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam Dastyari. Mr Robb was Mr Huang's guest at the Melbourne Cup in 2013, when Mr Huang also presented the trophy. Mr Robb reportedly attended Mr Huang's daughter Carina's... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donationsin to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donations
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
in to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam Dastyari. Mr Robb was Mr Huang's guest at the Melbourne Cup in 2013, when Mr Huang also presented the trophy. Mr Robb reportedly attended Mr Huang's daughter Carina's... Read more
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The Courier
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donationsin to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donations
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
in to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam Dastyari. Mr Robb was Mr Huang's guest at the Melbourne Cup in 2013, when Mr Huang also presented the trophy. Mr Robb reportedly attended Mr Huang's daughter Carina's... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donationsin to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donations
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
in to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam Dastyari. Mr Robb was Mr Huang's guest at the Melbourne Cup in 2013, when Mr Huang also presented the trophy. Mr Robb reportedly attended Mr Huang's daughter Carina's... Read more
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The Young Witness
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donationsin to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donations
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
in to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam Dastyari. Mr Robb was Mr Huang's guest at the Melbourne Cup in 2013, when Mr Huang also presented the trophy. Mr Robb reportedly attended Mr Huang's daughter Carina's... Read more
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Western Advocate
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donationsin to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donations
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
in to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam Dastyari. Mr Robb was Mr Huang's guest at the Melbourne Cup in 2013, when Mr Huang also presented the trophy. Mr Robb reportedly attended Mr Huang's daughter Carina's... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donationsin to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donations
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
in to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam Dastyari. Mr Robb was Mr Huang's guest at the Melbourne Cup in 2013, when Mr Huang also presented the trophy. Mr Robb reportedly attended Mr Huang's daughter Carina's... Read more
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Manning River Times
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donationsin to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donations
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
in to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam Dastyari. Mr Robb was Mr Huang's guest at the Melbourne Cup in 2013, when Mr Huang also presented the trophy. Mr Robb reportedly attended Mr Huang's daughter Carina's... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donationsin to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donations
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
in to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam Dastyari. Mr Robb was Mr Huang's guest at the Melbourne Cup in 2013, when Mr Huang also presented the trophy. Mr Robb reportedly attended Mr Huang's daughter Carina's... Read more
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The Border Mail
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donationsin to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam
Chinese interests play increasing role in Australian political donations
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
in to pay a legal bill on behalf of NSW Labor reformist and fixer, Senator Sam Dastyari. Mr Robb was Mr Huang's guest at the Melbourne Cup in 2013, when Mr Huang also presented the trophy. Mr Robb reportedly attended Mr Huang's daughter Carina's... Read more
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The North West Star
Racing: Prince of Penzance's great return puts him on course for Cup returnshowing, insisting the horse would improve now as he hit full maturity. "He al
Racing: Prince of Penzance's great return puts him on course for Cup return
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
showing, insisting the horse would improve now as he hit full maturity. "He always showed me he would be so competitive in the Melbourne Cup. I have always had great faith in his ability and there's no doubt he's not getting any worse. "If... Read more
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The North West Star
Internationals win again in Andrew Ramsden Stakesform and he just kept finding when I asked him for more. "What a great thrill
Internationals win again in Andrew Ramsden Stakes
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
form and he just kept finding when I asked him for more. "What a great thrill to win a race like this at Flemington over the Melbourne Cup distance," he said. Glorious Sinndar started at $6.50 and defeated The Bandit at $7.50 with the favourite... Read more
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SportsFan
Weir wins another 3200m Flemington raceSuccess over the Melbourne Cup course has whetted the appetite of apprentice Ha
Weir wins another 3200m Flemington race
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
Success over the Melbourne Cup course has whetted the appetite of apprentice Harry Coffey. Riding the Darren Weir-trained Glorious Sinndar, Coffey landed the Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes at Flemington (3200m) on Saturday. Coffey hopes to be back at... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Michelle Payne wins rare Chairman's Awardforward to when the spring time comes around and I can really focus on my ridin
Michelle Payne wins rare Chairman's Award
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
forward to when the spring time comes around and I can really focus on my riding and have another crack at the spring and the Melbourne Cup." Payne and Prince of Penzance ran second today in race five at Morphettville, which was the six-year-old... Read more
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News Mail
Prince of Penzance returns to racing todaygradually build over the next few months and aim to compete in the Cup again,"
Prince of Penzance returns to racing today
News Mail / Posted 4 days ago
gradually build over the next few months and aim to compete in the Cup again," Dalton said. "Ultimately it is already in the Melbourne Cup so we're focusing on that. "We just want him to finish today and hope nothing goes wrong." Prince of... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Tall Ship planning to sail into Melbourne Cupthe Bart Cummings as being his first target,” Henderson said. “If you win that
Tall Ship planning to sail into Melbourne Cup
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
the Bart Cummings as being his first target,” Henderson said. “If you win that race, you don’t need a handicap to get into the Melbourne Cup so that is our plan.” Henderson said Weir had picked out the RA Lee Stakes and the Bart Cummings Quality... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Tall Ship planning to sail into Melbourne Cupthe Bart Cummings as being his first target,” Henderson said. “If you win that
Tall Ship planning to sail into Melbourne Cup
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
the Bart Cummings as being his first target,” Henderson said. “If you win that race, you don’t need a handicap to get into the Melbourne Cup so that is our plan.” Henderson said Weir had picked out the RA Lee Stakes and the Bart Cummings Quality... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Tall Ship planning to sail into Melbourne Cupthe Bart Cummings as being his first target,” Henderson said. “If you win that
Tall Ship planning to sail into Melbourne Cup
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the Bart Cummings as being his first target,” Henderson said. “If you win that race, you don’t need a handicap to get into the Melbourne Cup so that is our plan.” Henderson said Weir had picked out the RA Lee Stakes and the Bart Cummings Quality... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Full steam ahead for spring with Little EngineSaturday it will set him up for an October tilt at The Bart Cummings. To win t
Full steam ahead for spring with Little Engine
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
Saturday it will set him up for an October tilt at The Bart Cummings. To win that race is to secure a golden ticket into the Melbourne Cup. O’Brien said Saturday’s Melbourne Cup distance would be ideal for his five-year-old gelding, having... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Thor holds the key to the Aussie electiona photo of the PM calling Michelle Payne to congratulate her on her historic ri
Thor holds the key to the Aussie election
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
a photo of the PM calling Michelle Payne to congratulate her on her historic ride to become the first woman jockey to win the Melbourne Cup and two posts relating to violence against women. All of these components led to Malcolm Turnbull seeing a... Read more
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Herald Sun
Thor holds the key to the Aussie electiona photo of the PM calling Michelle Payne to congratulate her on her historic ri
Thor holds the key to the Aussie election
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
a photo of the PM calling Michelle Payne to congratulate her on her historic ride to become the first woman jockey to win the Melbourne Cup and two posts relating to violence against women. All of these components led to Malcolm Turnbull seeing a... Read more
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News.com.au
Thor holds the key the Australian electiona photo of the PM calling Michelle Payne to congratulate her on her historic ri
Thor holds the key the Australian election
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
a photo of the PM calling Michelle Payne to congratulate her on her historic ride to become the first woman jockey to win the Melbourne Cup and two posts relating to violence against women. All of these components led to Malcolm Turnbull seeing a... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Thor holds the key to the Aussie electiona photo of the PM calling Michelle Payne to congratulate her on her historic ri
Thor holds the key to the Aussie election
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
a photo of the PM calling Michelle Payne to congratulate her on her historic ride to become the first woman jockey to win the Melbourne Cup and two posts relating to violence against women. All of these components led to Malcolm Turnbull seeing a... Read more
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Perth Now
Thor holds the key to the Aussie electiona photo of the PM calling Michelle Payne to congratulate her on her historic ri
Thor holds the key to the Aussie election
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
a photo of the PM calling Michelle Payne to congratulate her on her historic ride to become the first woman jockey to win the Melbourne Cup and two posts relating to violence against women. All of these components led to Malcolm Turnbull seeing a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sandown sale vital for future of Victorian racingdecades will include the installation of lights, subject to council approval, a
Sandown sale vital for future of Victorian racing
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
decades will include the installation of lights, subject to council approval, at Caulfield and at Flemington, the home of the Melbourne Cup. Sandown racecourse. Photo: Vince Caligiuri A Racing Victoria board member said on Thursday night: "We... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Leilani’s legacy inspires JamesStakes — all at Group 1 level, while also collecting the Group 3 Queens Cup jus
Leilani’s legacy inspires James
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Stakes — all at Group 1 level, while also collecting the Group 3 Queens Cup just four days after finishing second in the Melbourne Cup. “She had six runs in six weeks, quite remarkable. As a kid growing up, Leilani was a horse that was... Read more
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The Age
Lights set for Flemington and Caulfield under sweeping changes for Victorian racingthe next two decades will include the sale of Sandown race course, the installa
Lights set for Flemington and Caulfield under sweeping changes for Victorian racing
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
the next two decades will include the sale of Sandown race course, the installation of lights at Caulfield and the home of the Melbourne Cup, Flemington. In sweeping innovations, Sandown will be sold with Pakenham and Caulfield to shoulder the... Read more
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The Courier
2016 Cup on way to Weir stableTour. The event will take place on Tuesday, June 7. Weir's team is almost cer
2016 Cup on way to Weir stable
The Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Tour. The event will take place on Tuesday, June 7. Weir's team is almost certain to figure prominently in the lead up the Melbourne Cup again. Last year's winner Prince Penzance is rated a $41 chance with Sportsbet.com.au. Signoff is Weir's... Read more
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The Courier
Prince of Penzance back on trackCup last year when he steps out in Adelaide on Saturday. PRINCE of Penzance ha
Prince of Penzance back on track
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
Cup last year when he steps out in Adelaide on Saturday. PRINCE of Penzance has his first race start since winning the Melbourne Cup last year when he steps out in Adelaide on Saturday. With top weight, the Darren Weir-trained galloper has... Read more
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