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Blue Sapphire Stakes Winner Formality onto Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017

Blue Sapphire Stakes Winner Formality onto Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017

Lindsay Park head trainer David Hayes has confirmed Melbourne Cup Carnival ambitions to run their filly Formality in the 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes down the Flemington straight after her Blue Sapphire Stakes win on Wednesday. The daughter of Fastnet Rock bounced back to winning form at Caulfield Racecourse in the Group 3 $350,000 Blue Sapphire…

Ladies’ Day Vase 2016 Tips & Odds Update

Ladies’ Day Vase 2016 Tips & Odds Update

A smart field of mares face off in the 2016 Ladies’ Day Vase at Caulfield Racecourse in the last on Blue Sapphire Stakes Day this afternoon, betting tips and the latest odds for the spring showdown found below. Due to close the card as Caulfield Race 8 at 5:45pm (AEDT), this year’s $150,000 Group 3…

2016 Blue Sapphire Stakes Tips & Betting Update

2016 Blue Sapphire Stakes Tips & Betting Update

This afternoon at Caulfield Racecourse at the mid-week meeting the Blue Sapphire Stakes 2016 for three-year-olds takes centre stage, betting tips and the latest odds for which are found below. Due to run as Caulfield Race 6 at 4:25pm (AEDT) there are 12 remaining runners in the $350,000 Group 3 Blue Sapphire Stakes (1200m) following…

2016 Caulfield Cup Nominations Missing Winx

2016 Caulfield Cup Nominations Missing Winx

Despite holding top spot in pre-nomination betting the Chris Waller-trained Winx was not nominated for the Caulfield Cup 2016 when early entries for the October 15 classic closed on Tuesday. The superstar mare was the headliner of 157 nominations taken for this year’s $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m), where she’ll defend her title…

Is Rising Romance the Better Value 4YO Mare in the 2014 Caulfield Cup?

Is Rising Romance the Better Value 4YO Mare in the 2014 Caulfield Cup?

This weekend Lucia Valentina jumps clear favourite in Melbourne’s Caulfield Cup 2014 but is there more value to be found backing the other four-year-old mare in the mix Rising Romance who has already beaten Saturday’s top fancy? Rising Romance and Lucia Valentina are the two four-year-old mares taking on the older stayers in the $3…

Brambles Leads 2014 David Jones Cup Field

Brambles Leads 2014 David Jones Cup Field

Sweating on a scratching from Saturday’s Caulfield Cup field to gain a start as the first emergency, the Peter Moody-trained Brambles has also been accepted as a back-up in the David Jones Cup 2014 on the weekend. Winner of the 2012 Queensland Derby, the now six-year-old son of Savabeel spent nearly two years sidelined after…

2014 Tristarc Stakes Field Features Catkins

2014 Tristarc Stakes Field Features Catkins

Beaten favourite in the Golden Pendant in Sydney last start, the Chris Waller-trained Catkins is out to atone with her first Melbourne run of the spring in Saturday’s Tristarc Stakes 2014 at Caulfield Racecourse. The talented five-year-old daughter of Dubai is one of 10 mares accepted to face off in Caulfield Cup Day Race 6…

I’m All The Talk Features in 2014 Caulfield Sprint Field

I’m All The Talk Features in 2014 Caulfield Sprint Field

Sydney sprinter I’m All The Talk is one of the headline final acceptors for Saturday’s Caulfield Sprint 2014 field on Caulfield Cup Day after having also been nominated for a lower key race at Randwick on the weekend. Originally the Gary Portelli-trained Stratum four-year-old was to run in the Listed Lighting Handicap at home in…

Lucia Valentina Leads 2014 Caulfield Cup Field

Lucia Valentina Leads 2014 Caulfield Cup Field

Kris Lees’ in-form and lightly-weighted mare Lucia Valentina is the likely favourite in the final Caulfield Cup 2014 field released by Racing Victoria this morning. The first of the ‘Big Three’ majors of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, the $3 million Group 1 Crown Golden Ale Caulfield Cup (2400m) features a capacity final field of…

2014 Caulfield Cup Second Acceptances Leave 78

2014 Caulfield Cup Second Acceptances Leave 78

Second acceptances for a host of upcoming Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival majors were taken by Racing Victoria today including those for the Caulfield Cup 2014 leaving 78 stayers in the mix for the classic. At first acceptance stage for the $3 million Group 1 Crown Golden Ale Caulfield Cup (2400m), held at Caulfield Racecourse on…