News About 2014 VRC Sprint Classic

Tiger Tees Wins 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap on Class

Tiger Tees Wins 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap on Class

The class of Joe Pride’s Group 1 winner Tiger Tees got them home first-up at Flemington in Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2014 with the veteran racing in Melbourne for the first time in nearly two years. Resuming off a three month break, before which the Group 1 The Galaxy winner ran dead last in Brisbane’s…

Darley Sponsors 2014 VRC Sprint Classic

Darley Sponsors 2014 VRC Sprint Classic

Global racing powerhouse Darley will sponsor the 2014 edition of the VRC Sprint Classic this November during the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. The Darley name will make up part of the race name for this year’s $1 million Darley Classic (1200m) then with the event formerly known as the Patinack Farm Classic to run at…

Price Looking Forward to Power Clash in VRC Sprint 2014

Price Looking Forward to Power Clash in VRC Sprint 2014

The 2014 VRC Sprint Classic at Flemington this Melbourne Cup Carnival is shaping up as a supercharged showdown between the country’s best sprinter Lankan Rupee and a powerful international contender who trainer Mick Price can’t wait to take on. Price is starting to plan out the spring returns of his stable stars including that of…

2014 VRC Sprint Classic Bound Slade Power Wins Again

2014 VRC Sprint Classic Bound Slade Power Wins Again

Edward Lynam’s flying British galloper Slade Power has enjoyed another European win on way to a run in Melbourne’s VRC Sprint Classic 2014 this spring. The Dutch Art stallion made it three on the trot and back-to-back Group 1 victories with their impressive winning effort in Saturday’s Group 1 Darley July Cup (1207m) to salute…

Darley Purchase VRC Sprint Classic 2014 Hope

Darley Purchase VRC Sprint Classic 2014 Hope

Sheikh Mohammed’s global racing powerhouse Darley have added another potential stud star to their arsenal after purchasing the 2014 VRC Sprint Classic hope Slade Power. The Dutch Art stallion is set to head down under this coming Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival looking to add to their potential stud value ahead of them standing at Kildangan…

May’s 2014 Myer Classic Dream for Weir

May’s 2014 Myer Classic Dream for Weir

Wangoom-based horseman Darren Weir is gearing up for a supercharged spring targeting a number of Melbourne majors including the Myer Classic 2014 with his Oaks winner May’s Dream. New Approach filly May’s Dream boasts four wins from 11 starts so far, the most recent and best effort to date being her narrow victory over Star…

Price Considers Hong Kong Trip for Lankan Rupee

Price Considers Hong Kong Trip for Lankan Rupee

Best fancied to be crowned Champion Racehorse of the Year, Mick Price’s top rated sprint star Lankan Rupee could be Hong Kong bound at the end of their 2014 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign at the end of the year. Caulfield-based Price has given the Redoute’s Choice four-year-old their early immunisation shots to keep Hong…

Jubilee Winner Powers into 2014 VRC Sprint Classic Contention

Jubilee Winner Powers into 2014 VRC Sprint Classic Contention

After taking out last Saturday’s Golden Jubilee at Royal Ascot, the Edward Lynam-trained Irish sprinter Slade Power is in the mix for the VRC Sprint Classic 2014 in Melbourne this spring. Connections of the flying Dutch Art stallion named the $1 million Group 1 VRC Sprint Classic (1200m), formerly the Patinack Farm Classic, as a…