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Humidor To Take On Winx in 2017 Turnbull Stakes

Humidor To Take On Winx in 2017 Turnbull Stakes

New 2017 Caulfield Cup favourite Humidor won’t be spared from a run against the country’s best horse Winx in the Turnbull Stakes with trainer Darren Weir sticking to original spring plans with the dual Group 1 winner. This week Chris Waller announced that Winx was likely to make her Flemington race debut on October 7…

Caulfield Cup 2017 Calls for Lizzie L’Amour

Caulfield Cup 2017 Calls for Lizzie L’Amour

She is far from guaranteed a run in the 2017 Caulfield Cup field next month, but Lizzie L’Amour’s co-trainer Murray Baker believes the Kiwi mare is a genuine chance to make the line-up in the $3 million showdown this spring. Cambridge-based Baker won the mile and a half classic two years ago with that year’s…

2017 Naturalism Stakes Field Features Caulfield Cup Hopes

2017 Naturalism Stakes Field Features Caulfield Cup Hopes

The Naturalism Stakes 2017 takes place at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday and a field of potential Caulfield Cup horses are set to do battle in the Group 3. Run this year as the Bendigo Bank East Malvern MRC Foundation Cup, the $150,000 Naturalism Stakes (2000m) has drawn a capacity field of 16 starters. The bulk…

2017 Caulfield Cup Horses Nominated for Naturalism Stakes

2017 Caulfield Cup Horses Nominated for Naturalism Stakes

A spot in the Caulfield Cup 2017 field is up for grabs this weekend with a host of potential Group 1 spring stayers nominated for the Naturalism Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse. This season’s edition attracted a bumper 25 early entries for the Group 3 $150,000 Naturalism Stakes (2000m) on Saturday, the winner of which is…

2017 Caulfield Cup Still Calls for Jon Snow

2017 Caulfield Cup Still Calls for Jon Snow

New Zealand horseman Andrew Forsman confirmed the team were still looking at the Caulfield Cup 2017 next month for reigning ATC Derby winner Jon Snow despite a somewhat disappointing run at Flemington over the weekend. A proven young stayer, the now four-year-old son of Iffraaj ran second-up in the Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m),…

2017 Caulfield Cup Weights: Hartnell 58kg Top Weight

2017 Caulfield Cup Weights: Hartnell 58kg Top Weight

Pre-post favourite Hartnell has been allocated the 58kg top weight for the Caulfield Cup 2017, handicaps for it and the Melbourne Cup both announced by Racing Victoria today. It has been a decade since weights for both the famous Spring Cup features were released on the same day and, in another big announcement, chief handicapper…

Makybe Diva Stakes 2017 Next For Jon Snow

Makybe Diva Stakes 2017 Next For Jon Snow

Caulfield Cup hope Jon Snow will race second-up on Saturday extending out to a mile at Flemington Racecourse in the 2017 Makybe Diva Stakes. The Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman-trained entire is best known for his outstanding Sydney autumn campaign in Australia, the Kiwi going back-to-back with wins in the Group 2 Tulloch Stakes (2000m)…

2017 Underwood Stakes Target for Bonneval

2017 Underwood Stakes Target for Bonneval

Co-trainer Murray Baker is eyeing a next-up run in the Underwood Stakes 2017 for his classy mare Bonneval following her resuming run in the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes over the weekend. The dual Oaks winning daughter of Makfi kicked off her Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival bid in fine style, scoring a quarter-length victory over…

Hartnell On Track for Makybe Diva Stakes 2017 

Hartnell On Track for Makybe Diva Stakes 2017 

Godolphin’s Caulfield Cup nominated star Hartnell looks on track for his shot at Saturday week’s 2017 Makybe Diva Stakes following an excellent piece of work at The Valley on Tuesday morning.   The James Cummings-trained son of Authorized impressed connections including Godolphin’s Melbourne foreman David Charles with his solo gallop that brought him on fitness wise for the $750,000 Group 1 Makybe Diva…

2017 Caulfield Cup in Mind for Tavago

2017 Caulfield Cup in Mind for Tavago

Last year’s ATC Derby winner Tavago steps out at Moonee Valley this weekend kicking off a possible Caulfield Cup 2017 campaign in the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes.   Formerly raced in New Zealand, the Tavistock gelding is now prepared at Cranbourne by the relocated training duo of Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young.  Young spoke to Racing Victoria this week and confirmed the team had in mind an October 21 target…