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Homesman scores an emotional Australian Cup win

Tears flowed from hardened racing followers after Homesman scored a nail-biting victory in the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday. Earlier in the week part-owner of Homesman, Australian music icon Michael Gudinski, died suddenly, leaving an outpouring of emotions from his closest friends, including Nick Williams. Gudinski shared in a number of[...]
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Cups targets for Defibrillate

Former Kiwi galloper Defibrillate has been keeping his New Zealand owners entertained over the last month, winning his last three starts in Melbourne, including a controversial last start dead-heat, and now Cup targets beckon the talented son of Shocking. Part-owner and co-breeder Graham Richardson has been over the moon with how his gelding has been[...]
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Avilius Returns For Shot At Australian Cup

Godolphin galloper Avilius is set for another trip on the Hume Highway from Sydney ahead of the Australian Cup at Flemington. Saturday’s 2000m race is the second Group One assignment for the James Cummings-trained galloper in a week. After starting his campaign at Caulfield early last month, Avilius returned to Sydney finishing fourth behind Te[...]
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