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Emirates Stakes 2016 Target for Cup Flop Articus

Emirates Stakes 2016 Target for Cup Flop Articus

Australian Bloodstock’s Jamie Lovett has confirmed plans to target the 2016 Emirates Stakes with German raider Articus after his failed 13th in the Caulfield Cup on debut down under.

German raider Articus could back-up from a Caulfield Cup 13th in the 2016 Emirates Stakes during the Melbourne Cup Carnival at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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2016 Cox Plate Off the Cards for Tosen Stardom

2016 Cox Plate Off the Cards for Tosen Stardom

A Cox Plate 2016 bid for Toorak Handicap withdrawal Tosen Stardom is off the cards with trainer Darren Weir and connections now focusing on having the Japanese import in full fitness for a Melbourne Cup Carnival run.

Darren Weir has been forced to abandon Cox Plate 2016 plans with Japanese import Tosen Stardom. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The six-year-old Deep ...

Singing To the Tune of 2016 Caulfield Cup

Singing To the Tune of 2016 Caulfield Cup

Connections of lightly-raced French import Singing are hoping patience pays off with the stallion to debut down under on Saturday in Sydney ahead of a Caulfield Cup 2016 campaign this spring in Melbourne.

Trainer Kris Lees will prepare French import Singing for a 2016 Caulfield Cup bid in Melbourne this spring. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Australian Bloodstock had plans to race ...

2015 Railway Stakes Option For Magic Artist

2015 Railway Stakes Option For Magic Artist

Visiting German galloper Magic Artist is set to head over to Western Australia nominated for two of Perth’s biggest races starting with Saturday week’s Railway Stakes 2015.

German-trained Magic Artist heads West to Perth chasing Group 1 glory down under at Ascot Racecourse this spring – summer season. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Prepared by Melbourne Cup winning trainer Andreas ...

Protectionist’s Melbourne Cup Defence to Start in Chelmsford Stakes

Protectionist’s Melbourne Cup Defence to Start in Chelmsford Stakes

2014 Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist will be set for a likely racing return in the Group 2 Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on September 5th, in the lead-up to his defence of the Race That Stops a Nation.

Protectionist will begin his Melbourne Cup campaign in the Chelmsford Stakes. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Protectionist stamped his claims as a ...

Goldstream to be Set for Cox Plate

Goldstream to be Set for Cox Plate

Talented Italian three-year-old Goldstream has been purchased by the Australian Bloodstock Syndicate with a view towards gaining an invitation to compete in the 2015 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley in October.

Goldstream will look to repeat the efforts of Adelaide (pictured), who won the Cox Plate in 2014. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Saddled by renowned Italian trainer Stefano Botti, ...

Protectionist Under 2015 Peter Young Stakes Odds Says Lees

Protectionist Under 2015 Peter Young Stakes Odds Says Lees

Newcastle horseman Kris Lees is warning punters at Caulfield ahead of Saturday’s Peter Young Stakes 2015 believing his race favourite Protectionist is under the odds first-up over the distance.

Returning Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist could be vulnerable over 1800m in Saturday’s 2015 Peter Young Stakes according to his trainer Kris Lees. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

German import Protectionist made an immediate ...

Williams Secures Protectionist Ride for 2015 Autumn Carnival

Williams Secures Protectionist Ride for 2015 Autumn Carnival

Fresh off the news that Kris Lees was leaning towards an Australian hoop to partner Protectionist in his first autumn campaign down under, the horse’s owners Australian Bloodstock has announced the prestigious job will go to Craig Williams.

Craig Williams has been given the job of riding Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist during the autumn. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

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Australian Cup-Bound Protectionist to Trial Next Week

Australian Cup-Bound Protectionist to Trial Next Week

Connections of reigning Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist have confirmed the former German will trial next week ahead of his autumn return with the 2015 Australian Cup first on the agenda.

2015 Australian Cup-bound Protectionist is set to trial at Newcastle next Monday gearing up for his autumn return. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Prepared by Andreas Wohler for his barnstorming four length ...

2015 Australian Cup Favourite First-Up run for Protectionist

2015 Australian Cup Favourite First-Up run for Protectionist

The Australian Cup 2015 has been confirmed as the preferred first-up option for reigning Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist in the autumn.

Protectionist is likely to resume in the 2015 Australian Cup in Melbourne before a trip to Melbourne this coming autumn carnival. Photo: Steve Hart.

The German import who won the world’s richest handicap, the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates ...