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Java Faces Tough Task in Bel Esprit Stakes

Java Faces Tough Task in Bel Esprit Stakes

Lee Freedman is pleased with the condition of Java in the lead-up to Saturday’s Listed Bel Esprit Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield, but concedes the four-year-old faces a big task in success against a talent-rich field, first-up.

Java will return to racing in the Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Java experienced something of a meteoric ...

2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

A talented and capacity field of fourteen plus three emergencies has been confirmed for Saturday’s 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Under The Louvre is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia...

Sheidel Tops 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Odds

Sheidel Tops 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Odds

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained mare Sheidel is top fancy in Bel Esprit Stakes 2016 betting to take out the feature race at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday in Melbourne.

Damien Oliver rides the favourite Sheidel in Saturday’s 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Heading the nine-race card running as Caulfield Race 8 at ...

Under The Louvre Leads 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Field

Under The Louvre Leads 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Field

Robert Smerdon’s Group 1 placed galloper Under The Louvre kicks off another autumn campaign this weekend in the Bel Esprit Stakes 2016 carrying top weight for the Caulfield sprint feature.

Under The Louvre leads the 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes field and weights at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend in Melbourne first-up. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Set to run as ...

Caulfield Run for The Goodwood Hope Hellova Street

Caulfield Run for The Goodwood Hope Hellova Street

Scott Brunton’s super consistent Tasmanian galloper Hellova Street has a hell of a lot of travelling to do over the next few weeks with the five-year-old heading towards Adelaide’s 2016 The Goodwood via a Melbourne run at Caulfield on Saturday.

Melbourne’s Ben Melham has the ride on Tasmanian raider Hellova Street in Saturday’s 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield ...

Under The Louvre After The Goodwood – Stradbroke Double

Under The Louvre After The Goodwood – Stradbroke Double

Robert Smerdon’s smart stallion Under The Louvre will chase a Group 1 interstate double over the coming months with plans to run in Adelaide’s The Goodwood as a lead-up to the 2016 Stradbroke Handicap in Brisbane.

Three-time Group 1 placegetter Under The Louvre returns to racing in Saturday’s Bel Esprit Stakes 2016 at Caulfield. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia....

Pretty Possum Chases Stakes Success in Bel Esprit

Pretty Possum Chases Stakes Success in Bel Esprit

Benalla horseman Russell Osborne is “hitting and hoping” for the best with his in-form mare Pretty Possum who chases her first black-type win in the 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse on the weekend.

Pretty Possum (inside) chases her first city win at start number 52 in Saturday’s Bel Esprit Stakes 2016 at Caulfield. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Last time ...

2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Weights Released

2016 Bel Esprit Stakes Weights Released

The Robert Smerdon-trained Under The Louvre has been allocated the 60kg top weight for the feature race in Melbourne this weekend, the Bel Esprit Stakes 2016 running at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday.

Under The Louvre heads the 2016 Bel Esprit Stakes weights with 60kg at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday in Melbourne. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

On Tuesday the handicaps for ...

Cashed On Track for 2016 The Goodwood

Cashed On Track for 2016 The Goodwood

After an autumn full of excusable race flops the Ryan Balfour-trained Adelaide galloper Cashed will continue his The Goodwood 2016 campaign with a run either at home at Morphettville or at Caulfield in Melbourne this weekend.

2016 The Goodwood-bound Cashed will run in either Adelaide or Melbourne in black-type company this Saturday. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

The Krupt four-year-old is ...

2015 Robert Sangster Stakes for Bel Esprit Winner Politeness

2015 Robert Sangster Stakes for Bel Esprit Winner Politeness

A swooping late run from the Robert Smerdon-trained Politeness saw the mare secure a trip to Adelaide this autumn to target the 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes with a narrow win in Melbourne’s Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse.

Politeness (outside) heads to Adelaide for the Robert Sangster after her Caulfield 2015 Bel Esprit Stakes win on the weekend. ...