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Smokin’ Joey Wins 2015 Carlyon Cup

Smokin’ Joey Wins 2015 Carlyon Cup

The first official meeting of the autumn carnival continued at Caulfield on Saturday with the Group 3 Carlyon Cup (1600m). 11 horses tackled the mile, for which David Hayes & Tom Dabernig’s Jacquinot Bay was the $3.90 favourite at . The seven-year-old gelding was third at the 1000m but found a run on the inside,…

2015 Australian Cup Hope Spurtonic Chance for Carlyon Success

2015 Australian Cup Hope Spurtonic Chance for Carlyon Success

Gai Waterhouse is hoping for a gun run in Saturday’s Carlyon Cup at Caulfield from her striking chestnut Spurtonic who is Australian Cup 2015 bound this Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival. The Flying Spur five-year-old runs third-up in the $150,000 Group 3 Herald Sun Carlyon Cup (1600m) this weekend from barrier eight, of 12, with one…

Punters Get Excited in 2015 Carlyon Cup Betting

Punters Get Excited in 2015 Carlyon Cup Betting

The Group 3 Carlyon Cup (1600m) is one of eight races running in support of the Group 1 CF Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield this Saturday, marking the official kick-off of the autumn carnival in Melbourne. 12 horses are set to tackle the mile in the $150,000 race, five of which are offering single figure…

Smokin’ Joey Leads 2015 Carlyon Cup Field

Smokin’ Joey Leads 2015 Carlyon Cup Field

The Group 3 Carlyon Cup (1600m) is one of eight Group races running at Caulfield this Saturday, kicking off the autumn racing carnival in Melbourne. A classy field of 12 horses is set to tackle the mile following Wednesday’s acceptances. Headlining the 2015 Carlyon Cup field is the Wez Hunter-trained Smokin’ Joey, who will carry…

2015 Carlyon Cup Nominations Released

2015 Carlyon Cup Nominations Released

Nominations closed for the Group 3 Carlyon Cup (1600m) on Monday morning, with 18 potential horses set to tackle the mile at Caulfield this Saturday. The Carlyon Cup is one of eight Group races running in Melbourne this weekend, headlined by the Group 1 CF Orr Stakes (1400m). A number of horses have found themselves…

Red Excitement in Perfect Form for 2015 Carlyon Cup

Red Excitement in Perfect Form for 2015 Carlyon Cup

Five-year-old gelding Red Excitement will undoubtedly be a favourite for the Group 3 Carlyon Cup (1600m), which is running at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday, after an impressive 13 length barrier trial victory last Tuesday. The Carlyon Cup is one of eight Group races running in Melbourne this weekend, marking the official start of the autumn…

2015 Carlyon Cup Next Up for Red Excitement

2015 Carlyon Cup Next Up for Red Excitement

A thrilled Gerald Ryan named the Carlyon Cup 2015 on CF Orr Stakes Day in a fortnight as the first-up option for his impressive trial winner at the Rosehill hitouts on Tuesday morning Red Excitement. The five-year-old Excites gelding surprised his locally-based trainer Ryan, who didn’t expect the horse “to trial that well”, by running…

Mourinho Scores Upset Win in 2015 Australia Stakes

Mourinho Scores Upset Win in 2015 Australia Stakes

Seven-year-old Mourinho delivered trainer Peter Gelagotis the biggest win of his career in Saturday’s Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse. Considering the gelding was never intended to run in the race at all and was a late entry after nominations were extended last week makes the win that much sweeter. Peter Moody’s…

Earthquake Targets 2015 Oakleigh Plate

Earthquake Targets 2015 Oakleigh Plate

Three-year-old Earthquake is set to continue her undefeated Caulfield Racecourse record next month after Godolphin racing manager Jason Walsh revealed the Group 1 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) on February 28 may be the filly’s first-up run in the autumn. The champion two-year-old of the 2013-14 season has won all three of her starts at Caulfield, including…