News About 2014 Geelong Cup

Caravan Rolls On Penalty Doesn’t Guarantee Melbourne Cup Start

Caravan Rolls On Penalty Doesn’t Guarantee Melbourne Cup Start

After Caravan Rolls On won the Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) Wednesday afternoon, connections were hopeful the seven-year-old horse would receive a weight penalty for the 2014 Melbourne Cup, and help him move closer to a start. This morning he received a 1.5kg weight penalty for his Geelong Cup victory from Racing Victoria’s chief handicapper…

Caravan Rolls On Wins 2014 Geelong Cup

Caravan Rolls On Wins 2014 Geelong Cup

The Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) was a bizarre race, with horses stopping and starting at every turn. Zanbagh was third for most of the beginning before falling back to eighth while Like A Carousel got stuck at the end of the pack before coming home for a third place finish. One horse that didn’t…

2014 Geelong Cup Betting Update

2014 Geelong Cup Betting Update

A field of 13 stayers will run in the 2014 Geelong Cup on Wednesday, offering punters a variety of betting options and the chance to back a winner. The Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) will run as Race 7 at 4:00pm (AEDT) with a prize pool of $300,000. More than half of the field is…

Headline Entries Missing From 2014 Geelong Cup Final Field

Headline Entries Missing From 2014 Geelong Cup Final Field

13 horses will run in the Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) on Wednesday, after the final field and barrier draw was released on Monday morning. The final field looks different than many had expected, with the top five horses in the weights all being removed from the $300,000 race over the weekend. Lloyd Williams’s pair…

2014 Geelong Cup Nominations Feature Caulfield Cup Horses

2014 Geelong Cup Nominations Feature Caulfield Cup Horses

A handful of horses accepted to face off in Saturday’s Caulfield Cup field have also now been nominated to possibly back-up in next Wednesday’s Geelong Cup 2014. Racing Victoria today took 30 nominations for the $300,000 Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) running at Geelong Racecourse on October 22. Five of those early Geelong Cup entries…

Araldo to Run in 2014 Geelong Cup

Araldo to Run in 2014 Geelong Cup

The Mike Moroney-trained Araldo will look to the Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) in a bid to qualify for the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m). The lightly raced stayer, who took a minor placing from his last-start in the Group 1 Metropolitan (2400m) is among the final field for the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m)…

Sertorius Out of 2014 Caulfield Cup in Favour of Geelong

Sertorius Out of 2014 Caulfield Cup in Favour of Geelong

Sertorius, who disappointed in Saturday’s Group 1 Caulfield Stakes (2000m) with a 9th place finish, is out of the 2014 Caulfield Stakes. Trainers Jamie Edwards & Bruce Elkington have decided the gelding’s best route for the 2014 Melbourne Cup is now the Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) on October 22. While jockey Craig Williams believes…