News About 2014 Caulfield Cup Day

2014 Alinghi Stakes Results: The Messina Nymph Wins for the McEvoys

2014 Alinghi Stakes Results: The Messina Nymph Wins for the McEvoys

It was a family affair in the last on Caulfield Cup Day this afternoon with progressive mare The Messina Nymph saluting for South Australian trainer Tony McEvoy and his nephew, winning jockey Kerrin McEvoy. Showing plenty of upside off a first-up win back home at Morphettville, Commands four-year-old The Messina Nymph absolutely bolted it in…

Admire Rakti Wins 2014 Caulfield Cup – Full Results

Admire Rakti Wins 2014 Caulfield Cup – Full Results

The best horse in the race as decided by the handicapper, Japanese raider Admire Rakti carried the 58kg top weight to victory in today’s Caulfield Cup 2014 in Melbourne. The Tomoyuki Umeda-trained Heart’s Cry seven-year-old debuted down under in the $3 million Group 1 Crown Golden Ale Caulfield Cup (2400m), the first horse from Japan…

2014 Caulfield Sprint Results: Miracles Of Life & Bel Sprinter Dead Heat

2014 Caulfield Sprint Results: Miracles Of Life & Bel Sprinter Dead Heat

It was a dead heat Caulfield Sprint 2014 result on Caulfield Cup Day today with comeback gallopers Miracles Of Life and Bel Sprinter sharing the winner’s cheque. A dozen sprinters lined-up in this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Perri Cutten Caulfield Sprint (1100m), a traditional lead-up race to the $1 million Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m)…

2014 Tristarc Stakes Results: Sweet Idea Salutes Ahead of Myer Classic

2014 Tristarc Stakes Results: Sweet Idea Salutes Ahead of Myer Classic

The always honest Gai Waterhouse-trained mare Sweet Idea was given a sweet ride by Tommy Berry up front in today’s Tristarc Stakes 2014 and got the bikkies saluting for the punters ahead of her Myer Classic bid next month. There were 10 mares in the mix for this year’s edition of the $200,000 Group 2…

Emirates Stakes Looms for Moonga Stakes Winner Lucky Hussler

Emirates Stakes Looms for Moonga Stakes Winner Lucky Hussler

Returning to racing in exceptional form this time in, Lucky Hussler has completed at exceptional performance at Caulfield this afternoon; displaying a keen turn of foot to comfortably win the Group 3 Moonga Stakes (1400m). Jumping from the gates well, the Husson gelding settled within the pack and allowed early leaders Limes, Flamberge and River…

2014 Caulfield Classic Results: Smerdon Fillies onto Crown Oaks

2014 Caulfield Classic Results: Smerdon Fillies onto Crown Oaks

Local trainer Robert Smerdon enjoyed a big pay day in the fourth on Caulfield Cup Day this afternoon with his two tough staying fillies running an ideal 2014 Crown Oaks lead-up, Fontein Ruby and Crafty scoring the Caulfield Classic quinella. Spruiked primarily as a lead-up race for three-year-old colts and geldings heading towards the Victoria…

2014 Crown Oaks Next for Ethereal Stakes Winner Set Square

2014 Crown Oaks Next for Ethereal Stakes Winner Set Square

Connections of emerging staying filly Set Square will now pay the late fee for the Crown Oaks 2014 this Melbourne cup Carnival after she came off a Ballarat maiden to score a strong win in the $120,000 Listed New Zealand Bloodstock Ethereal Stakes (2000m) at Caulfield Racecourse today. Ten three-year-old fillies lined up in Caulfield…

2014 Caulfield Cup Day – Scratchings & Track Report

2014 Caulfield Cup Day – Scratchings & Track Report

Today in Melbourne Caulfield Cup Day 2014 kicks off the spring majors with a bumper 10-race program headed by a dwindling list of stayers facing off in the $3 million Group 1 Crown Golden Ale Caulfield Cup (2400m). It is a cracking day for racing in Victoria today with sunny skies and a fast Good…

Will Lidari’s Luck Get Him Across the Line in the 2014 Caulfield Cup?

Will Lidari’s Luck Get Him Across the Line in the 2014 Caulfield Cup?

Trainer Peter Moody has had a lot of luck on his side in regards to the 2014 Caulfield Cup. Lidari earned a spot on the field in the final hours following the early withdrawal of UK mare My Ambivalent, while first emergency Brambles was guaranteed a start when Gris Caro was scratched on Thursday due…

The Offer Will Run in 2014 Caulfield Cup

The Offer Will Run in 2014 Caulfield Cup

Following a mass exodus of runners from the Group 1 Crown Golden Ale Caulfield Cup (2400m) field, we can report that Gai Waterhouse’s The Offer will line up. Dandino and Gris Caro were scratched on Thursday due to injury, Japanese superstar Bande was deemed unfit by stewards on Friday morning, and Dear Demi was withdrawn…