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2017 Australian Cup Aim for Exospheric

2017 Australian Cup Aim for Exospheric

Half of the Team Freedman training duo Lee Freedman has confirmed plans to target the Australian Cup 2017 with last year’s Caulfield Cup placegetter Exospheric.

Imported Caulfield Cup placegetter Exospheric targets the Australian Cup 2017 this autumn in Melbourne. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

At just his second start down under the British import finished a brave third behind the ...

Jameka Targets Australian Cup 2017

Jameka Targets Australian Cup 2017

Trainer Ciaron Maher has confirmed plans to target the 2017 Australian Cup at Flemington in the autumn with his Caulfield Cup winning mare Jameka.

Caulfield Cup winning mare Jameka is set to contest the 2017 Australian Cup third-up in March at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The four-year-old daughter of Myboycharlie enjoyed her biggest win to date over ...

Australian Cup now for 2016 Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai

Australian Cup now for 2016 Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes will set French import Pilote D’Essai for the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington during the 2017 Melbourne Autumn Carnival after winning the Pakenham Cup last Saturday.

Apprentice Regan Bayliss, above, scored back to back wins on Pilote D’Essai when he won the Pakenham Cup at Pakenham. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

The Listed ...

Dubai Turf the Target for Awesome Rock

Dubai Turf the Target for Awesome Rock

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has revealed a bold plan for stable star Awesome Rock to run in the Group 1 Dubai Turf (1800m) at Meydan Racecourse, following a three-start Autumn Carnival preparation in 2017.

Awesome Rock will be set for an appearance in the Group 1 Dubai Turf at Meydan upon resuming in 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock has ...

2017 Australian Cup Aim for Railway Winner Scales Of Justice

2017 Australian Cup Aim for Railway Winner Scales Of Justice

Casuarina-based trainer Lindsey Smith believes an Australian Cup 2017 run and subsequent move to Melbourne could be on the cards for his Railway Stakes winner Scales Of Justice.

Hong Kong hoop Douglas Whyte (pictured on Glorious Days) could stay on Railway Stakes winner Scales Of Justice for the 2016 Kingston Town Classic. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Over the weekend the ...

2017 The BMW Aim for Abbey Marie

2017 The BMW Aim for Abbey Marie

Undefeated and lightly-raced mare Abbey Marie is being aimed at big things during the upcoming autumn racing season including a possible shot at weight-for-age The BMW 2017.

Undefeated Group 1 winner Abbey Marie could head to Sydney for the 2017 The BMW this autumn racing carnival. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Her Cranbourne-based trainer Michael Kent spoke to Racing Victoria this ...

2017 CF Orr Stakes First-Up for Awesome Rock

2017 CF Orr Stakes First-Up for Awesome Rock

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has confirmed a first-up CF Orr Stakes 2017 run in February for the stable’s recent Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock.

Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock will resume racing in the 2017 CF Orr Stakes next February. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Awesome Rock is in the paddock spelling after posting his first official elite level win in ...

2016 Eclipse Stakes Winner Turnitaround Eyes Australian Cup

2016 Eclipse Stakes Winner Turnitaround Eyes Australian Cup

Warrnambool trainer Matthew Williams is aiming high next autumn for his Eclipse Stakes 2016 winner Turnitaround with a possible Australian Cup target in order next time in.

The 2017 Australian Cup is a possible target for this year’s Eclipse Stakes winner Turnitaround. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The six-year-old son of Hard Spun had excuses on Melbourne Cup Day at Flemington ...

2017 Australian Cup for Sandown Stakes Winner Redkirk Warrior

2017 Australian Cup for Sandown Stakes Winner Redkirk Warrior

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes believes next autumn’s 2017 Australian Cup looks the ideal race for the stable’s Sandown Stakes winning Hong Kong expat Redkirk Warrior.

Hong Kong expat Redkirk Warrior will target the 2017 Australian Cup after winning the Sandown Stakes on Zipping Classic Day. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The talented Notnowcato six-year-old started favourite in the Hong ...

2017 Australian Cup the Target for Awesome Rock

2017 Australian Cup the Target for Awesome Rock

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has confirmed that Awesome Rock will target the 2017 Australian Cup (2000m) during the Autumn Carnival, following his maiden Group 1 win in the Emirates Stakes over the weekend.

Group 1 winner Awesome Rock will be set for the Australian Cup upon resuming in 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock ran on for a gallant fifth ...