News About 2013 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival

The Offer Wins 2013 Ballarat Cup for Waterhouse

The Offer Wins 2013 Ballarat Cup for Waterhouse

This year’s Melbourne Cup winning trainer – jockey duo of Gai Waterhouse and Damien Oliver kept the feature wins going in Victoria over the weekend winning Sunday’s Ballarat Cup 2013 with race favourite The Offer. After breaking her Melbourne Cup maiden with punters’ pick Fiorente saluting in the $6 million classic at the start of…

Rawiller Shoots for 4th Ballarat Cup Win

Rawiller Shoots for 4th Ballarat Cup Win

On Sunday jockey Brad Rawiller will shoot for his fourth consecutive win in the $200,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m), this year partnering the Darren Weir-trained Hurdy Gurdy Man. Rawiller has dominated the Ballarat Cup in recent years and will look to continue his winning association with the race this weekend with recent Hamilton Cup winner…

Ballarat Cup Field 2013 Released

Ballarat Cup Field 2013 Released

A capacity field has been accepted to face off in the 2013 Ballarat Cup in Victoria this Sunday with 18 confirmed starters plus two emergencies lying in wait. Set to run as Ballarat Race 8 at 4:19pm (AEST), the $200,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) is shaping up as an open affair with plenty of livewire…

Bumper 2013 Ballarat Cup Nominations Taken

Bumper 2013 Ballarat Cup Nominations Taken

A big list of gallopers are fighting for a spot in Sunday’s Ballarat Cup 2013 in Victoria this weekend after nominations for the black type clash were taken today. There are 30 horses making up the early entries for this year’s $200,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) including the defending champion King Diamond. Jarred McLean’s Danewin…

2013 Summoned Stakes Results – Floria Justifies Betting Plunge

2013 Summoned Stakes Results – Floria Justifies Betting Plunge

Floria was the best-backed runner in 2013 Summoned Stakes betting market and justified the betting move with a tough victory in the Group 3 event at Caulfield this afternoon. Floria over raced in the early stages of the race and was forced to make up ground, which had been difficult at Caulfield this afternoon, but…

2013 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Results – Lankan Rupee Wins In Impressive Fashion

2013 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Results – Lankan Rupee Wins In Impressive Fashion

Lankan Rupee had no problems stepping up to weight-for-age level for the first; winning the Group 3 Kevin Heffernan Stakes (1200m) in dominant fashion at Caulfield this afternoon. Speedy mare She Can Skate set a good tempo early and jockey Craig Newitt was able to give Lankan Rupee a lovely ride on the rail just…

2013 Sandown Guineas Results – Paximadia Gives Darley Another Win

2013 Sandown Guineas Results – Paximadia Gives Darley Another Win

Classy colt Paximadia has given Darley their fourth victory in the Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) in the last six years with an impressive win at Caulfield this afternoon. Paximadia looked as though he might get caught between horses in the early stages of the race but jockey Kerrin McEvoy took him to the front of…

2013 Zipping Classic Results – Sertorius Scores Maiden Group Win

2013 Zipping Classic Results – Sertorius Scores Maiden Group Win

Progressive stayer Sertorius has recorded his maiden win at Group level with a classy performance in the Group 2 Zipping Classic (2400m) at Caulfield this afternoon. Sertorius was given a brilliant ride by jockey Ryan Maloney on the fence, saving ground while the favourite Precedence was caught wide, and the Galileo gelding responded impressively when asked…

2013 Sandown Stakes Results – Mahisara Goes Back-To-Back

2013 Sandown Stakes Results – Mahisara Goes Back-To-Back

Paul Messara-trained Mahisarahas made history by winning the Group 3 Sandown Stakes (1400m) for the second year of a row at Caulfield this afternoon. No horse has ever won the Sandown Stakes in back-to-back years, but Mahisara had the run of the race and was given a terrific ride to record an impressive win from…

2013 Eclipse Stakes Results – Mouro Records Tough Win

2013 Eclipse Stakes Results – Mouro Records Tough Win

Mouro did plenty of work early but was able to hang on bravely to record a tough win in the Group 3 Eclipse Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield this afternoon. Mouro was extremely well-backed in the lead-up to the race, starting the event as favourite, but those who backed the Grand Slam entire heavily would have been…