News About Caulfield Cup Weights

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. The Newmarket-based horseman has just the one horse nominated for the $3 million Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m)…

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. Racing Victoria’s Executive General Manager of Racing and chief handicapper Greg Carpenter allocated weights for all 171 entries in this year’s $3 million Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m). The Aiden…

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. A four-time Melbourne Cup winning owner, Williams has not confirmed a trip down under for the Spring Cups for the Aidan O’Brien-trained Irish stayer Order Of St George. He admitted the…

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. Irish horseman O’Brien has a dozen nominees for this season’s $3 million Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m), the lucrative mile and…

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. The Terry & Karina O’Sullivan-trained Magnus gelding prepared at Stawell secured his third consecutive victory when backing up from a Heatherlie Handicap success over 1700m to win the Group 3…

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. Run at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday October 17, this year’s $3 million Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) is the 138th…

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. Sydney’s premier trainer Waller enjoyed a stellar weekend of racing in Sydney running the quinella in both the Epsom Handicap and The…

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…

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. On Wednesday Racing Victoria’s chief handicapper Greg Carpenter announced the weights for this year’s $3 million Group 1 Crown Golden Ale Caulfield…

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. Melbourne Cup bound this spring, connections of the four-time Group 1 winning daughter of O’Reilly could now be very tempted to…