News About 2011 Caulfield Cup

2011 Melbourne Cup – Drunken Sailor asking for more

2011 Melbourne Cup – Drunken Sailor asking for more

Perhaps it took time for the Drunken Sailor to sober up but the best win of his career came as a seven-year-old just three starts back at Goodwood. In Australia for a second time, Drunken Sailor missed the 2010 Melbourne Cup when balloted out – at the time he still raced twice and didn’t perform…

2011 Spring & 2012 Autumn Over For December Draw

2011 Spring & 2012 Autumn Over For December Draw

The 2011 spring racing carnival is over for the Mark Kavanagh trained December Draw after sustaining a fractured leg in the Caulfield Cup. December Draw was a clear cut favourite for the 2011 Caulfield Cup but the result couldn’t have been worse as he tailed off  last down the straight after being eased up by…

2011 Caulfield Cup Results to Affect Melbourne Cup Betting

2011 Caulfield Cup Results to Affect Melbourne Cup Betting

After Southern Speed claimed an upset Caulfield Cup 2011 victory, becoming just the third mare in history to do so, markets for the other major spring cup are set for a big shake-up, especially after the failure of Mark Kavanagh’s top-fancy December Draw who was on the second line of 2011 Melbourne Cup betting. December…

Caulfield Cup Day 2011 Race Results

Caulfield Cup Day 2011 Race Results

Caulfield Cup Day 2011 was as action packed as ever, with all ten races producing brilliant displays of ability. The biggest race of the day, the 2011 Caulfield Cup, was won by Leon Macdonald and Andrew Gluyas’ Southern Speed. The four-year-old mare made the most of her barrier draw (3) to win the race ahead…

Caulfield Cup 2011 Results – Southern Speed Williams 1st Caulfield Cup Winner

Caulfield Cup 2011 Results – Southern Speed Williams 1st Caulfield Cup Winner

The first of the ‘Big Three’ Melbourne Racing Spring Carnival features, the 2011 Caulfield Cup has been run and won by smart South Australian mare Southern Speed who claimed a lovely victory over a fast finishing Green Moon and the Gai Waterhouse-trained Tullamore. One of the big Caulfield Cup betting market movers at in from…

Latest 2011 Caulfield Cup Odds – December Draw out to $3

Latest 2011 Caulfield Cup Odds – December Draw out to $3

There is still plenty of time to get your big race bets down on the Caulfield Cup 2011, the race due to jump at 4:05pm (EDT) this afternoon, and to help our readers find the best value in the markets, below the Races.com.au take a look at the latest Caulfield Cup odds and betting markets….

Caulfield Cup 2011 Tips – No Upset Caulfield Cup Results

Caulfield Cup 2011 Tips – No Upset Caulfield Cup Results

There’s only a few hours to go until the 2011 Caulfield Cup takes place in Melbourne, and while the money continues to come in for an upset result this afternoon, the Races.com.au team are sticking with the easing favourite December Draw. The bookies predicted that Mark Kavanagh’s in-form import December Draw would continue to drift…

Ethereal Stakes Winner Gliding Earns 2011 Crown Oaks Assignment

Ethereal Stakes Winner Gliding Earns 2011 Crown Oaks Assignment

Bart Cummings is back just in time to maybe win his eighth Caulfield Cup with Precedence later this afternoon, the maestro trainer enjoying an early Caulfield Cup Day win in the third with his improving filly Gliding who could now run in the Crown Oaks 2011. Jockey Darren Beadman donned the famous Green and Gold…

Caulfield Racecourse Track Report – 2011 Caulfield Cup Day

Caulfield Racecourse Track Report – 2011 Caulfield Cup Day

Caulfield Racecourse is currently rated as a Dead4 ahead of today’s Caulfield Cup Day 2011. However, with fine weather predicted throughout the day in Melbourne, Caulfield Racecourse is expected to be upgraded to a Good 3 after initial two or three races of the day. “(We) certainly anticipate an upgrade,” Caulfield track manager Jason Kerr…

December Draw Eases in Caulfield Cup 2011 Betting

December Draw Eases in Caulfield Cup 2011 Betting

After originally looking at the possibility of heading into odds-on territory in the 2011 Caulfield Cup odds, race favourite December Draw has continued to drift out in the betting as punters question their ability to step up to the 2400-hundred metres today. Prepared by Mark Kavanagh, imported European racehorse December Draw has uncovered a new…