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Caulfield Cup Day 2012 – Race Scratchings

Caulfield Cup Day 2012 – Race Scratchings

Caulfield Cup Day 2012 has finally arrived and experts, form analysts, trainers and once-a-year punters are calling it one of the hottest Caulfield Cup fields to line up in recent times. Apart from the Caulfield Cup, which features a mixture of quality internationals and locals, there are nine other races on an action-packed card including…

Can Niwot Do it for Team Hawkes in 2012 Caulfield Cup?

Can Niwot Do it for Team Hawkes in 2012 Caulfield Cup?

The training team of John Hawkes and sons Michael and Wayne is on a high after the win of All Too Hard in last Saturday’s Caulfield Guineas and they could have even more to cheer about if Niwot can produce a 2012 Caulfield Cup upset. He may be an eight-year-old but Niwot will be having…

Mosheen Ready to Fire Again in 2012 Tristarc Stakes

Mosheen Ready to Fire Again in 2012 Tristarc Stakes

Pre-spring Cox Plate fancy Mosheen may have had her goals downgraded but she is still set to to make an impact as her campaign continues on Saturday in the Group 2 2012 Tristarc Stakes (1400m). It is the glamour mare’s fourth start since undergoing a throat operation, with two below par performances turned around earlier…

Secret Admirer to Break Drought in 2012 Caulfield Cup?

Secret Admirer to Break Drought in 2012 Caulfield Cup?

Secret Admirer has not won since the 2011 Epsom Handicap and there would no bigger stage than to break her drought than in Saturday’s Group 1 2012 Caulfield Cup (2400m). Trainer Grahame Begg has said that the five-year-old mare has been crying out for a longer trip all spring and she will certainly get that…

Can Folding Gear Score 2012 Caulfield Cup for Australia?

Can Folding Gear Score 2012 Caulfield Cup for Australia?

There has been plenty of talk about the international raiders heading into the 2012 Caulfield Cup (2400m) but there are still some strong local chances and one of those is Folding Gear. Trained at Seymour by Lee and Shannon Hope, the consistent five-year-old earned himself a Caulfield Cup ticket last month when winning the Group…

David Jones Cup 2012 – Preview and Tips

David Jones Cup 2012 – Preview and Tips

All the talk this week has been about the Caulfield Cup and rightfully so but there are number of quality support races on the card including the Group 3 2012 David Jones Cup (2000m). Ten horses will contest the the David Jones Cup with the field containing a mixture of both emerging and experienced stayers…

Norman Robinson Stakes 2012 – Tips

Norman Robinson Stakes 2012 – Tips

A bumper 10-race card takes place at Caulfield tomorrow and one of the top support races to the Caulfield Cup is the Group 3 2012 Norman Robinson Stakes (2000m). It is a lead-up race to the Victoria Derby and as such features plenty of three-year-olds who have already signalled Group 1 potential. Stan Fox Stakes…

Tristarc Stakes 2012 – Betting Tips

Tristarc Stakes 2012 – Betting Tips

With the spring in full swing that means big, classy fields and that is exactly how you could describe the Group 2 2012 Tristarc Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield this Saturday. Fourteen mares will contest the exciting $220,000 event, with multiple Group 1 winner Mosheen heading the market at $3.50. Following her in the market is…

Jakkalberry Out to Win 2012 Caulfield Cup in First Australian Start

Jakkalberry Out to Win 2012 Caulfield Cup in First Australian Start

Jakkalberry will be attempt to score victory in one of Australia’s biggest races when he has his start on Australian soil in Saturday’s Group 1 2012 Caulfield Cup (2400m). The Australian-owned globetrotter is one of a number of international stayers chasing success in both the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups and arrives on the back of…

Can Southern Speed Go Back-to-Back in 2012 Caulfield Cup?

Can Southern Speed Go Back-to-Back in 2012 Caulfield Cup?

Southern Speed will be out to record her second Group 1 victory when she defends her title in the 2012 Caulfield Cup (2400m) this Saturday. The five-year-old mare will be having her sixth start of the spring and trainer Leon Macdonald has confirmed that she is in good health despite finishing 15th in the Turnbull…