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Humidor is the 2017 Australian Cup Winner

Humidor is the 2017 Australian Cup Winner

Humidor has produced an impressive turn of foot in the final straight at Flemington this afternoon to be crowned the 2017 Australian Cup winner.

Humidor stormed home to win the Group 1 Australian Cup at Flemington this afternoon. Phtoo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir saddled Voodoo Lad to second in the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) ...

2017 Australian Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

2017 Australian Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Australian Cup 2017 is the weight-for-age feature on the ‘Super Saturday’ race card at Flemington Racecourse this weekend, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for which can be found below.

Awesome Rock is back in the 2017 Australian Cup field out to atone for his protest loss in the race 12 months ago. Photo: Ultimate ...

Stratum Star Leads 2017 Australian Cup Field

Stratum Star Leads 2017 Australian Cup Field

Darren Weir’s in-form galloper Stratum Star tops a twelve-horse Australian Cup 2017 field facing off at Flemington Racecourse on ‘Super Saturday’ this weekend in Melbourne.

Stratum Star chases a fourth win on the trot in the 2017 Australian Cup field this Saturday at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Running as Flemington Race 8 at 4:35pm (AEDT), ...

2017 Peter Young Stakes Field Features Jameka

2017 Peter Young Stakes Field Features Jameka

Australian Cup-bound mare Jameka is one of the key final acceptors into the Peter Young Stakes 2017 field at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday in Melbourne.

Jameka is one of the headline gallopers in the 2017 Peter Young Stakes field at Caulfield on Blue Diamond Day this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Two of the past three Group 1 Australian Cup...

2017 Australian Cup Horses Top Peter Young Stakes Nominations

2017 Australian Cup Horses Top Peter Young Stakes Nominations

A host of the best in futures Australian Cup 2017 betting are nominated for a Caulfield run on Blue Diamond Stakes Day this Saturday in the Peter Young Stakes.

2017 Australian Cup-bound mare Jameka is the headline Peter Young Stakes nomination for this Saturday at Caulfield. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

One of the key support acts on the card, ...

Favourites Draw Wide in 2017 CF Orr Stakes Field

Favourites Draw Wide in 2017 CF Orr Stakes Field

The top two fancies in early Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017 betting have suffered an early blow drawn wide in the official field and barriers for the Caulfield Group 1 this weekend.

Black Heart Bart is favourite in 2017 CF Orr Stakes betting this weekend despite his wide draw for the Group 1 race at Caulfield. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Kicking ...

Black Heart Bart Heads 2017 CF Orr Stakes Nominations

Black Heart Bart Heads 2017 CF Orr Stakes Nominations

The Darren Weir-trained Black Heart Bart is the early favourite of the Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017 nominations taken for the season’s opening Group 1 race running at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend.

Black Heart Bart is early favourite to win this weekend’s Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017 at Caulfield Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A total of 17 gallopers ...

Almandin Among 2017 Australian Cup Nominations

Almandin Among 2017 Australian Cup Nominations

The Lloyd Williams-owned Melbourne Cup winner Almandin is one of the headline horses among the Australian Cup 2017 nominations that closed this week for the Flemington ‘Super Saturday’ event.

Melbourne Cup winner Almandin heads the 2017 Australian Cup nominations for Flemington’s Super Saturday this March. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Racing Victoria took early entries for the Australian Guineas on ...

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 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 ...