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No 2016 Caulfield Cup for Antonio Giuseppe

No 2016 Caulfield Cup for Antonio Giuseppe

Chris Waller’s promising stayer Antonio Giuseppe will miss the 2016 Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on Saturday and will head to the paddock for a break.

Antonio Giuseppe, above, is out of the Caulfield Cup at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Antonio Giuseppe was chasing his fifth win on the trot when second to Sir ...

Black Heart Bart On Top Of Memsie Stakes Betting

Black Heart Bart On Top Of Memsie Stakes Betting

The 2016 Memsie Stakes odds of Black Heart Bart continue to shorten and the star galloper is set to start the Group 1 event at Caulfield this afternoon as a clear favourite.

Black Heart Bart will start the 2016 Memsie Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday as a dominant favourite. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Black Heart Bart opened as a dominant ...

2016 Memsie Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Memsie Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

The first Group 1 of the 2016/2017 racing season is finally here and we are set for an outstanding afternoon of action at Caulfield for Memsie Stakes Day.

Lord Of The Sky has been scratched from the 2016 Memsie Stakes due to a potential tendon injury. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

The weather in Melbourne has been absolutely perfect all ...

Four For Weir In 2016 Memsie Stakes Nominations

Four For Weir In 2016 Memsie Stakes Nominations

The 2016 Memsie Stakes nominations have been released and leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir has four horses in the initial entries for the Group 1 event.

Black Heart Bart is one of four Darren Weir-trained horses in the 2016 Memsie Stakes nominations. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

The Memsie Stakes has always been the major 2016 Spring Racing Carnival goal for ...

Chautauqua wins back to back T J Smith Stakes

Chautauqua wins back to back T J Smith Stakes

Brilliant grey sprinter Chautauqua produced a last to first finish to claim back to back wins in the Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) on the first day of ‘The Championships’ at Randwick today.

Chautauqua scores back to back wins in the T J Smith Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Winning jockey Tommy Berry...

Kiwis salute with upset winner Tavago in Australian Derby

Kiwis salute with upset winner Tavago in Australian Derby

Kiwi three year old Tavago produced a major boilover when he scored a runaway win in the Group 1 $2m BMW Australian Derby (2400m) on the first day off ‘The Championships’ at Randwick today.

Kiwi three year old Tavago wins the Australian Derby at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Tavago was sent out as one of the outsiders ...

The Championships Day 1 Track Report & Scratchings

The Championships Day 1 Track Report & Scratchings

The Championships are finally here and we are set for outstanding day of racing at Royal Randwick this afternoon, with four Group 1 races the highlight of ten very exciting races.

Winx will be the star attraction in the Doncaster Mile at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

The Royal Randwick track is currently rated as a soft ...

Sovereign Nation Out to Surprise in 2016 Australian Derby

Sovereign Nation Out to Surprise in 2016 Australian Derby

Even co-trainer Tom Dabernig admits he would be surprised to see the stable’s Australian Derby 2016 chance Sovereign Nation defeat the odds-on favourite Tarzino in Saturday’s staying showdown at Randwick Racecourse.

Sovereign Nation is a top three chance in Saturday’s 2016 Australian Derby over 2400m at Royal Randwick. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The second of four elite levels on ...

2016 Australian Derby Tips & Odds Update

2016 Australian Derby Tips & Odds Update

The best three-year-olds stayers of the season face off at Royal Randwick on Saturday in the Australian Derby 2016, betting tips and the latest Fixed Win odds for the mile and a half classic found below.

Odds-on favourite Tarzino looks hard to beat in the 2016 ATC Derby this Saturday in Sydney. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to jump ...

2016 ATC Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 ATC Derby Form Guide & Betting Preview

A star-studded field of the season’s best three-year-old stayers take to the Royal Randwick track on Saturday in an epic ATC Derby 2016 showdown, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for which is found below.

Tarzino is the firming odds-on 2016 Australian Derby favourite for Royal Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Mick Price’s Victoria Derby from ...