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2016 Caulfield Cup Ideal for Scottish Raider

2016 Caulfield Cup Ideal for Scottish Raider

English trainer for the powerhouse Godolphin stable Charlie Appleby has confirmed plans to head down under for a big assault on the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival features including a strong Caulfield Cup 2016 hope in Scottish.

Tarzino (pictured) is co-favourite in early 2016 Caulfield Cup betting with English raider Scottish. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Newmarket-based horseman has just ...

Tarzino Well Weighted for 2016 Caulfield Cup Bid

Tarzino Well Weighted for 2016 Caulfield Cup Bid

Mick Price’s Spring Cups hope Tarzino has received 54kg for the first leg of the double with Caulfield Cup 2016 weights announced on Wednesday.

Tarzino is after a rare VRC Derby – Caulfield Cup double in successive seasons with success in the latter this October. Photo: Steve Hart.

Racing Victoria’s Executive General Manager of Racing and chief handicapper ...

Caulfield Cup 2016 Kilos for Order Of St George Worries Williams

Caulfield Cup 2016 Kilos for Order Of St George Worries Williams

Current Melbourne Cup favourite Order Of St George has been allocated equal top-weight for the 2016 Caulfield Cup disappointing his Australian-based part-owner Lloyd Williams.

The ill-fated Admire Rakti (2014) was the last Caulfield Cup winner to carry 58kg to victory in the mile and a half classic. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A four-time Melbourne Cup winning owner, Williams ...

Internationals Top 2016 Caulfield Cup Weights

Internationals Top 2016 Caulfield Cup Weights

The Aidan O’Brien-trained duo of Highland Reel and Order Of St George have been allocated the equal 58kg top weight for the Caulfield Cup 2016 with handicaps released by Racing Victoria this week.

The Aidan O’Brien-trained Irish galloper Highland Reel is one of two 58kg equal top weights for the 2016 Caulfield Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Irish horseman ...

Magnapal Escapes 2015 Caulfield Cup Weight Penalty

Magnapal Escapes 2015 Caulfield Cup Weight Penalty

Caulfield Cup 2015 lightweight Magnapal has escaped a penalty for next month’s mile and a half classic after winning the Naturalism Stakes over the weekend.

Naturalism Stakes winner Magnapal will carry the 50kg minimum in the 2015 Caulfield Cup after escaping a weight penalty. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Terry & Karina O’Sullivan-trained Magnus gelding prepared at Stawell secured ...

Protectionist Tops 2015 Caulfield Cup Weights

Protectionist Tops 2015 Caulfield Cup Weights

Reigning Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist is the 58kg equal top weight for the Caulfield Cup 2015 after Racing Victoria Chief Handicapper Greg Carpenter released the allocations for this year’s mile and a half classic.

2014 Emirates Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist is the equal 58kg top weight for the Caulfield Cup 2015 this spring. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

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Who Shot Thebarman Cops 1.5kg Caulfield Cup Penalty

Who Shot Thebarman Cops 1.5kg Caulfield Cup Penalty

Chris Waller’s in-form six-year-old Who Shot Thebarman has been handed a 1.5kg penalty going into the 2014 Caulfield Cup for his win in last weekend’s Group 3 The Bart Cummings (2520m) at Flemington.

The Bart Cummings winner Who Shot Thebarman has been penalised going into the Spring Cups. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Sydney’s premier trainer Waller enjoyed a ...

Mukhadram Out of 2014 Cox Plate & Caulfield Cup

Mukhadram Out of 2014 Cox Plate & Caulfield Cup

Connections of the William Haggas-trained European raider Mukhadram have ruled out a Cox Plate and Caulfield Cup 2014 bid for the stallion which won’t be travelling down under for a shot at the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival this season.

One of the original invitees by the Moonee Valley Racing Club (MVRC) for this year’s $3 million Group 1 Cox ...

Hayes Forgets About 2014 Caulfield Cup For Now

Hayes Forgets About 2014 Caulfield Cup For Now

David Hayes is forgetting about the Caulfield Cup for the moment with his first-up stakes winner Stipulate and instead is focusing on the 2014 Cox Plate at weight-for-age level with the progressive import.

ATB Stakes winner Stipulate is more likely to target the 2014 Cox Plate over the Caulfield Cup this spring. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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2014 Caulfield Cup Weights Released – Silent Achiever Big Winner

2014 Caulfield Cup Weights Released – Silent Achiever Big Winner

Today Racing Victoria’s chief handicapper Greg Carpenter announced the handicaps for the Caulfield Cup 2014, one of the big winners weight wise looking to be Roger James’s smart Kiwi mare Silent Achiever with 54.5kg.

Silent Achiever looks well weighted for this year's 2014 Caulfield Cup on October 18. Photo: Steve Hart.

Melbourne Cup bound this spring, connections ...