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Horseman Graham Salisbury ill in hospital

Horseman Graham Salisbury ill in hospital

Respected horseman Graham Salisbury, is well known for his community work with Melbourne Cup winner Subzero, is ill in a Victorian country hospital.

Cradle Mountain to step up to city grade

Cradle Mountain to step up to city grade

Cradle Mountain will attempt to continue his impressive form for trainer Clare Cunningham when he has his first metropolitan start at Randwick.

Sunday Pray to chase maiden Caulfield win

Sunday Pray to chase maiden Caulfield win

A dual winner at midweek level, the John Moloney-trained Sunday Pray will step up in grade when he lines up at Caulfield.

McEvoy has Antipas jumping at St Leger

McEvoy has Antipas jumping at St Leger

Trainer Tony McEvoy is banking on schooling sessions proving beneficial for Antipas in the lead-up to the VRC St Leger at Flemington.

Today's Horse Racing Form Guide

TODAY R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 R6 R7 R8 R9 R10
Launceston (TAS) 11m 51m 1h 21m 1h 51m 2h 21m 2h 51m 3h 21m
Wingatui (NZ)
Singapore (SGP) 2h 11m 2h 41m 3h 11m 3h 41m 4h 11m 4h 41m 5h 11m 5h 41m
Bendigo (VIC)
Wagga (NSW)
Lismore (NSW)

Today's Horse Racing
Form Guide

Today's Betting Tips

Launceston (TAS)
Wingatui (NZ)
Singapore (SGP)
Bendigo (VIC)
Wagga (NSW)
Lismore (NSW)

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Feature Races

Melbourne Cup

Known as the richest two-mile thoroughbred handicap in the world, the famous, almost legendary, Melbourne Cup is competed for over 3200 metres at Flemington on the first Tuesday in November. With more than $6m available in prize money, it’s unsurprising that it draws interest, and entries, from far beyond Australia’s shores.

Golden Slipper

The Golden Slipper field is comprised of 16 two-year-olds, and the race takes place at Sydney’s Rosehill Gardens course. Recognised worldwide as the richest age group race, it’s a genuine sprint over 1200 metres, and for prize money of around $3.5 million.

Cox Plate

William Samuel Cox is the man to thank for this great annual event on the Australian racing calendar. Not only was he responsible for their being a Moonee Valley racetrack, but the event, first run 95 years ago, was named in his honour. The Cox Plate field is comprised of 14 horses, three years or older, plus four emergencies. Held on a Saturday in late October, it is a Group 1 Thoroughbred event, raced over 2040m, and offering over $3 million in prize money. It’s known by many punters and insiders as the Weight For Age Championship of Australia and is also a very popular destination for the best of New Zealand’s horses.

Caulfield Cup

Offering more than a whopping $3m in prize money, the Caulfield Cup field is gathered to contest what is accepted as one of the richest handicap races anywhere in the racing world. Contested over 2400 metres each October, it features horses who are aged three years and more. It’s held at Caulfield Racecourse and serves as a wonderful centrepiece for the final day of their terrific Caulfield Cup Carnival event.