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VRC Derby Calls 2017 Ladbrokes Classic Winner Cliff’s Edge

VRC Derby Calls 2017 Ladbrokes Classic Winner Cliff’s Edge

Trainer Darren Weir is likely to press onto the 2017 VRC Derby with his progressive young stayer Cliff’s Edge who powered home for a dominant Ladbrokes Classic win on Caulfield Cup Day. The Canford Cliffs colt won at Caulfield over the mile two back before being found out at Flemington on October 7, run down…

2017 UCI Stakes Winner on VRC Derby Main Stage

2017 UCI Stakes Winner on VRC Derby Main Stage

Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young look to have unearthed two genuine 2017 Victoria Derby contenders with stablemates Main Stage and Johnny Vinko running first and third respectively at Flemington in the Listed $120,000 UCI Stakes (1800m). The now Cranbourne-based Kiwi trainers were full of confidence with their eventual UCI Stakes winner Main Stage pre-race on…

Masculino Strengthens 2017 Caulfield Guineas Bid

Masculino Strengthens 2017 Caulfield Guineas Bid

Mick Price’s nicely-bred colt Masculino stepped-up his spring bid ahead of a possible Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 target winning first-up at Cranbourne on Sunday. The son of Smart Missile took his career record to two wins from three starts when flying home by over three lengths on a Heavy (9) track to take out the…

Aspect to Take Benefit from Vain Stakes

Aspect to Take Benefit from Vain Stakes

Three-year-old Aspect is reportedly in excellent condition ahead of his competitive return in Saturday’s Group 3 Vain Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse. Aspect has only made a handful of appearances at the races since making his debut during the late stages of the Spring Carnival last year, but is a colt to follow through his…

Emirates Stakes for 2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic Winner Good Standing

Emirates Stakes for 2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic Winner Good Standing

Sydney trainer James Cummings is considering a weight-for-age run in the Emirates Stakes on the last day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival with his classic colt Good Standing after an impressive Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic 2016 win. Things didn’t go to plan last start for the Artie Schiller colt who got posted wide in the Group…

Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic 2016 Tips & Odds Update

Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic 2016 Tips & Odds Update

A smart field of three-year-old staying types faces off in the 2016 Ladbrokes Classic on Caulfield Cup Day this weekend, betting tips and the latest odds for the showdown found below. Set to run as Caulfield Race 5 at 2:35pm (AEDT) as part of the huge 10-race line-up, this year’s lucrative $500,000 Group 1 Ladbrokes…

2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic Field & Betting Odds

2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic Field & Betting Odds

It is a tight two-horse battle in the Ladbrokes Classic 2016 field and latest odds for the three-years-old clash on Caulfield Cup Day with Seaburge and Good Standing battling for favouritism. Running as Caulfield Race 5 at 2:35pm (AEDT) on Saturday’s bumper program in Melbourne, this year’s $500,000 Group 3 Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic (2000m) has…

2016 VRC Derby Distance Question for Good Standing

2016 VRC Derby Distance Question for Good Standing

Sydney horseman James Cummings is unsure how his youngster Good Standing will go over the VRC Derby 2016 distance this Melbourne Cup Carnival and may only accept for stablemate Prized Icon in the October 29 classic. Both Good Standing and Prized Icon are nominated for the $500,000 Group 3 Ladbrokes Classic (2000m) this weekend on…

Seaburge to back up in 2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic

Seaburge to back up in 2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic

Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas runner up Seaburge is set to back up in the Group 3 $500,000 Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday. Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes indicated that if Seaburge pulled up okay after being beaten a nose by Divine Prophet in the Group 1 $1m Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield …

2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic Second Acceptances Taken

2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic Second Acceptances Taken

Fifty top three-year-olds remain in Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic 2016 contention for the half-a-million-dollar feature on Caulfield Cup Day following second acceptances taken by Racing Victoria (RV) this week. Running on Saturday October 15 at Caulfield Racecourse, updated entries this year’s $500,000 Group 3 Ladbrokes Caulfield Classic (2000m) feature a host of Caulfield Guineas and Thousand…