News About Aurie’s Star Handicap Day

Mighty Like Fresh and Firing for 2016 Aurie’s Star Bid

Mighty Like Fresh and Firing for 2016 Aurie’s Star Bid

Caulfield’s Mick Price hopes keeping his last start Flemington winner Mighty Like fresh will be the key to him posting a second win down the straight in Saturday’s 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap.

Jockey Damien Oliver shoots for his third Aurie’s Star Handicap win in as many years aboard Mighty Like at Flemington this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Dibayani Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Field & Weights

Dibayani Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Field & Weights

Lindsay Park’s returning European import Dibayani is the highest rated and weighted acceptor for Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2016 at Flemington Racecourse.

Last start Flemington winner Mighty Like returns to the track for Saturday’s 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The opening Group race of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 ...

Beirut Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations

Beirut Tops 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap Nominations

Henry Dwyer’s in-form mare Beirut is the headline early entry for Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2016 that kicks off Group racing in Melbourne at Flemington Racecourse for the new season.

Beirut is one of the headline early entries for the 2016 Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington this weekend in Melbourne. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2015 Caulfield Cup Dream for Albonetti

2015 Caulfield Cup Dream for Albonetti

The long road to making the Caulfield Cup 2015 field begins at Flemington on Saturday for the Sue Jaensch-trained stayer Albonetti who runs second-up for the season looking to add to her prize money earned in time for October classic.

Albonetti runs at Flemington on Saturday ahead of a 2015 Caulfield Cup campaign this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Photo: ...

2015 Toorak Handicap Aim for Desert Jeuney

2015 Toorak Handicap Aim for Desert Jeuney

Flemington horseman Nigel Blackison has named the Toorak Handicap 2015 as a Group 1 aim for his third placegetter in the same race last Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Desert Jeuney.

Desert Jeuney is 2015 Toorak Handicap bound again this spring after a third in the race last year. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The now six-year-old Desert King gelding ...

No Aurie’s Star 2015 for Ihtsahymn

No Aurie’s Star 2015 for Ihtsahymn

The attrition rate for Saturday’s 2015 Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington Racecourse continues to rise with the Patrick Payne-trained Ihtsahymn the latest runner confirmed as a non-acceptor for the opening Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Group race.

Patrick Payne will run Ihtsahymn in a 1400m open handicap at Flemington in Saturday over the 2015 Aurie’s Star Handicap. Photo: Daniel Costello....