News About 2015 CF Orr Stakes Day

Newitt to Reunite with Lankan Rupee in Black Caviar Lightning Stakes 2015

Newitt to Reunite with Lankan Rupee in Black Caviar Lightning Stakes 2015

Craig Newitt is enjoying his stint in Hong Kong, winning his first Group race on Sunday, however the champion hoop is not about to miss the chance to partner the world’s highest-rated sprinter in the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) this Saturday at Flemington.

Lankan Rupee enjoyed an exhibition gallop at Caulfield one week prior to the ...

Chautauqua Faces Caulfield Corner First Time in Rubiton Stakes 2015

Chautauqua Faces Caulfield Corner First Time in Rubiton Stakes 2015

The Group 2 Rubiton Stakes (1100m), running at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday, will see the return of high-class sprinting sensation Chautauqua.

Chautauqua will be tested around the Caulfield corner for the first time in the Rubiton Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The four-year-old gelding dominated the Spring Racing Carnival in Melbourne, winning the Group 3 Bobbie Lewis ...

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.

Red Excitement is the firm favourite to win the Carlyon Cup in the betting. Photo by Steve Hart.

12 horses are set to tackle ...

2015 Kevin Hayes Stakes Betting – Royal Snitzel Odds-On Favourite

2015 Kevin Hayes Stakes Betting – Royal Snitzel Odds-On Favourite

Autumn racing officially begins in Melbourne this Saturday with the first Group One race of the year – the CF Orr Stakes (1400m). Running in support of the CF Orr are seven other Group races, including the Group 3 Kevin Hayes Stakes (1200m).

One of only two fit horses running in the Kevin Hayes Stakes, Royal Snitzel is the odds-on ...

Dissident Favourite in 2015 CF Orr Stakes Odds

Dissident Favourite in 2015 CF Orr Stakes Odds

Group One racing returns this weekend with the Group 1 CF Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield Racecourse. 15 talented sprint-mile runners are set to contest the $400,000 race, six of which are resuming following a successful spring.

Dissident is the firm favourite in the CF Orr Stakes betting odds. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Just three of the ...

Freedman Excited by Java Ahead of CF Orr Stakes 2015

Freedman Excited by Java Ahead of CF Orr Stakes 2015

Lee Freedman already has 124 Group One victories to his name but that doesn’t make him any less excited for the Group 1 CF Orr Stakes (1400m) this Saturday at Caulfield.

Lee Freedman will contest his first Group One race since returning from retirement in the CF Orr Stakes with Java. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

It will be the ...

2015 Blue Diamond Prelude (C&G) Field & Barrier Draw

2015 Blue Diamond Prelude (C&G) Field & Barrier Draw

A capacity field of 16 runners plus one emergency accepted for the Group 3 Blue Diamond Prelude (1100m) for colts and geldings on Wednesday morning.

Of The Brave will jump from barrier ten with Stephen Baster in the Blue Diamond Prelude for colts and geldings. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The $150,000 race is one of seven Group races ...

2015 Kevin Hayes Stakes Field & Barrier Draw

2015 Kevin Hayes Stakes Field & Barrier Draw

A small yet classy field of just seven three-year-old fillies will run in the Group 3 Kevin Hayes Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday following the field and barrier draw this morning.

Afleet Esprit is one of seven fillies set to run in the Kevin Hayes Stakes at Caulfield this Saturday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Chris Waller’s ...

Lankan Rupee Delivers Second Impressive Trial Ahead of 2015 Lightning Stakes

Lankan Rupee Delivers Second Impressive Trial Ahead of 2015 Lightning Stakes

Lankan Rupee has given his Group 1 Lightning Stakes (1000m) rivals something to worry about after winning yet another barrier trial at Cranbourne on Monday.

Lankan Rupee enjoyed another winning trial this week in preparation for his return in the Lightning Stakes. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The reigning Australian Racehorse of the Year settled just behind the leaders early in ...

Morgan Opts to Run Eloping in 2015 Rubiton Stakes First-Up

Morgan Opts to Run Eloping in 2015 Rubiton Stakes First-Up

With eight feature races running at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday, many horses have been dually nominated across the CF Orr Stakes Day meeting.

Eloping will carry just 52.5kg as she races against Chautauqua in the Rubiton Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Peter Morgan & Craig Widdison nominated their top filly Eloping for both the Group 2 Rubiton Stakes...