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Melbourne Cup 2014: spot the Aussie in classy international field

THE Melbourne Cup field is full of aristocratic European stayers, a Japanese superhorse, and the usual sprinkling of Kiwis. This is why they are calling this the “Spot the Aussie” Cup because there may only be two locally bred horses in the great race next Tuesday. One will be easy…

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Stamina Back but Spring the Focus

Exciting Peter Moody-trained three-year-old resumes from injury at Flemington Peter Moody has bigger plans in store for Stamina who resumes from injury in Saturday’s $80,000 Bruce Gadsden Handicap (1000m) at Flemington. Last seen defeating subsequent Group 3 winners Bull Point and Savvy Nature over 1400m at Rosehill in August last…

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Moody duo start to set spring agenda

Champion trainer Peter Moody has indicated talented colt Stamina is likely to find Saturday’s Bruce Gadsden Handicap (1000m) at Flemington too short. Stamina is resuming from a 42-week spell and hasn’t raced over 1000 metres since his debut at Flemington in December of 2012. But he’s beaten the Group I…

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