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Depth And Quality In Cups Nominations

Racing Victoria officials have been amazed with the quantity and quality of nominations for the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups despite uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Entries for the features were announced on Thursday and the Caulfield Cup, which will be run on October 17, attracted 177 nominations, an increase of 29 from last year[...]
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Williams’ Irish Team Readying For Return

Early season form in Ireland will determine the strength and number of horses six-time Melbourne Cup winning owner Lloyd Williams has in Victoria for the spring. Williams’ son Nick said the ownership group could have four or five of their Irish-trained horses in Melbourne for spring assignments joining their local team prepared by Danny O’Brien[...]
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Donnacha O’Brien Trains First Winner

Donnacha O’Brien has trained his first winner with Flower Garland successful in a maiden at Dundalk. The 21-year-old is the son of champion trainer Aidan O’Brien and younger brother of jockey-turned trainer Joseph O’Brien. He brought his relatively short but successful riding career to an end in November last year, having been crowned champion jockey[...]
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Latrobe Bounces Back To Winning Form

The Lloyd Williams-owned Latrobe has won his first race since the Irish Derby with his victory in the Group Three Ballyroan Stakes at Leopardstown. After his Classic success in June, the Joseph O’Brien-trained Latrobe was runner-up in the Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington in November and Australia is again on the agenda. Blenheim Palace set the[...]
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Buckhurst Wins At The Curragh For Williams

The Melbourne Cup-winning team of trainer Joseph O’Brien and owner Lloyd Williams has been back in the winner’s circle in a Group Three race at the Curragh. Buckhurst put in a stylish performance under Wayne Lordan to win the International Stakes on Saturday (Sunday AEST). Leviathan Australian owner Williams and O’Brien combined to win the[...]
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