News About 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing

2014 Schweppervescence Stakes Field And Betting Update

2014 Schweppervescence Stakes Field And Betting Update

The Schweppervescence Stakes is always one of the major lead-up races to the Group 1 Australasian Oaks and the 2014 edition of the race is set to be no exception; with a number of talented fillies included in the final field for the Group 3 event that was formerly known as the Auraria Stakes.

Girl In Flight is currently ...

2014 Orr Stakes Results – Moment Of Change Scores Narrow Win

2014 Orr Stakes Results – Moment Of Change Scores Narrow Win

Moment Of Change held-off a fast finishing Eurozone to win the 2014 Orr Stakes at Caulfield this weekend and return to the winners stall for the first time in almost 18 months.

Moment Of Chance gave Peter Moody and Luke Nolen their fourth win in the past five editions of the Orr Stakes. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

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Exciting 2014 Rubiton Stakes Final Field Released

Exciting 2014 Rubiton Stakes Final Field Released

The 2014 Rubiton Stakes final field was released this morning and the Group 2 event looks like being a key lead-up event to the Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on February 22.

Better Than Ready will jump from barrier two when he returns to the races in the 2014 Rubiton Stakes at Caulfield on February 22. Photo: Daniel ...

2014 Orr Stakes Nominations Include Group 1 Winners

2014 Orr Stakes Nominations Include Group 1 Winners

Group 1 winners Foreteller, Shamus Award, Polanski and Hawkspur are all set to clash at Caulfield this weekend after being included in the 2014 Orr Stakes nominations.

Shamus Award will face Group 1 winners Foreteller, Polanski, Hawkspur and Moment Of Change in the 2014 Orr Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

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Shamus Award Primed For Orr Stakes

Shamus Award Primed For Orr Stakes

Trainer Danny O’Brien believes that Shamus Award is primed for the Group 1 Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield next Saturday after recording a dominant win in a jump out at Flemington this morning.

Shamus Award will return to the races for the first time since his famous Cox Plate victory in the Orr Stakes at Caulfield next weekend. Photo by: ...

Australian Guineas The Autumn Aim For Hucklebuck

Australian Guineas The Autumn Aim For Hucklebuck

Trainer Phillip Stokes has confirmed that the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 1 is the major 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing goal for talented gelding Hucklebuck.

Hucklebuck will start his autumn campaign in a 1200 metre event at Morphettville in Adelaide on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Hucklebuck has had just five race starts ...

Complacent Out Of The Australian Guineas

Complacent Out Of The Australian Guineas

Darley colt Complacent has been ruled out of the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) that will be run at Flemington on March 1 as part of the 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing.

Complacent is set to start his 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival campaign in the Hobartville Stakes at Rosehill Gardens on March 8. Photo: Steve Hart

Complacent was ...

Exciting 2014 Manfred Stakes Nominations Released

Exciting 2014 Manfred Stakes Nominations Released

The 2014 Manfred Stakes is set to be a key lead-up race to the three-year-old events during the 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing; with a number of Group 1 contenders set to return to the races in the Group 3 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Fast 'N' Rocking will return to the races in the Group 3 Manfred Stakes ...

Cauthen Set For 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing

Cauthen Set For 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing

Trainer Andrew Campbell has revealed that classy colt Cauthen will return to Australia for the 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing.

Cauthen will return to the races in the Group 1 Telegraph Handicap in Trentham this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Cauthen will resume in the Group 1 Telegraph Handicap (1200m) in New Zealand on Saturday before heading ...

Satin Shoes Back from Retirement for Possible Oakleigh Tilt

Satin Shoes Back from Retirement for Possible Oakleigh Tilt

After failing to get into foal during her first season as a broodmare the Clarry Conners-trained Satin Shoes will be given another shot on the track this autumn carnival where she could be aimed at the 2014 Oakleigh Plate.

Failed broodmare Satin Shoes is back for a possible shot at the 2014 Oakleigh Plate this autumn. Photo: Taron ...