The weather is fine and the track is a rated a Good 4 for the 2017 Easter Cup Race Day at Caulfield today with the rail out 4m for the entire course.
There is a total of twenty-nine scratchings for the monster ten event program with the two feature races, the Group 3 $150,000 Victoria Handicap (1400m) and the Group 3 $150,000 Le Pine Funerals Easter Cup (2000m), to carry a capacity field of sixteen runners each.
First emergency Give Us A Go gets a run in the Victoria Handicap following the scratching of Kaniana while second emergency Broadway And First failed to gain a start leaving a final field of sixteen.
The Lee and Anthony Freedman trained Tom Melbourne and Darren Weir’s Zasorceress both come out of the main field giving first and second emergencies War Legend and Transfer Allowance a start with third emergency Unfurl not gaining a place in the final sixteen horse field.
Scratchings for Easter Cup Race Day at Caulfield.
Race 1 – No.9 Kansas Sunflower, No. 10 Fife.
Race 2 – No. 4 Hove Actually.
Race 3 – No. 1 Aegean Sea, No. 2 Every Faith, No. 3 Spreadeagled, No. 8 Aunty Mo, No. 9 Dane Thunder.
Race 4 – No. 3 Soju Warrior, No. 12 Game Of War, No. 15 Kaptive Hero.
Race 5 – No. 6 If Not Now When, No. 12 Show Bender, No. 14 Alaskan Sun, No. 15 Pearl Congenial, No. 19 Miss Vesper.
Race 6 – No. 12 Transfer Allowance, No. 14 Felix Bay.
Race 7 – No. 13 Tykiato.
Race 10 – No. 10 Manageress, No. 14 By The Grace, No. 15 Hornet’s Nest, No. 20 Pay Up Bro.
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