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Merriest Eyes 2018 Magic Millions Cup

Merriest Eyes 2018 Magic Millions Cup

Flemington trainer Danny O’Brien is plotting a summer racing carnival path to the Gold Coast with his class mare Merriest to target the Magic Millions Cup 2018 next month. The four-year-old daughter of Denham hasn’t raced since her close sixth behind dual Group 1 winner Global Glamour in the Group 2 Tristarc Stakes (1400m) on…

2018 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes First Acceptances Taken

2018 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes First Acceptances Taken

First acceptances for next year’s Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2018 have attracted over 700 young hopefuls with a record number of entries for the autumn classic. The richest race for juveniles held during the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival, the next edition of the stallion-making Group 1 $1.5 million Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) is scheduled…

Myer Classic next for Tristarc Stakes winner Global Glamour

Myer Classic next for Tristarc Stakes winner Global Glamour

The Group 1 Myer Classic is the next target for Global Glamour after scoring a nose win in the Group 2 $200,000 Schweppes Tristarc Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield today. Global Glamour was the third leg of a winning treble for Tulloch Lodge co-trainers Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott following wins by Our Crown Mistress in…

2017 Caulfield Cup Results: Boom Time Upset Winner

2017 Caulfield Cup Results: Boom Time Upset Winner

Australian Racing Hall of Fame trainer David Hayes has enjoyed the most incredible Caulfield Cup 2017 result winning the world’s richest mile-and-a-half handicap with 50/1 shot Boom Time who he also owns. Training in partnership with his son Ben and nephew Tom Dabernig, Hayes celebrated his third Caulfield Cup success with Boom Time joining his…

Snitty Kitty runs race record to win Caulfield Sprint

Snitty Kitty runs race record to win Caulfield Sprint

Trainer Henry Dwyer has Group 1 aspirations for Snitty Kitty after the brilliant short course mare ran a race record in taking out the Group 2 $200,000 Harrolds Caulfield Sprint (1000m) at Caulfield today. Apprentice Beau Mertens stalked the leader Super Too all the way from the jump to when heads were turned for home…

Ladbrokes Moonga Stakes Results: Weir Wins Again with Ulmann

Ladbrokes Moonga Stakes Results: Weir Wins Again with Ulmann

Premier Victorian trainer Darren Weir enjoyed a blinder on Caulfield Cup Day 2017, Ulmann taking the horseman’s record to four wins from the meeting’s opening six starts taking out the Group 3 $150,000 Ladbrokes Moonga Stakes (1400m). Just one race after Kiwia took out the Coongy Cup, Weir was back in the winners’ circle combing…

Bendigo Cup Next for 2017 Coongy Cup Winner Kiwia

Bendigo Cup Next for 2017 Coongy Cup Winner Kiwia

Trainer Darren Weir continued his Caulfield Cup Day dominance making it three-from-five early on the card with the Coongy Cup 2017 win by Bendigo Cup-bound Kiwia. There were just six remaining runners in this season’s Group 3 $150,000 Coongy Cup (2000m), the handicap field decimated with five scratchings. One of the best fancied in the…

VRC Derby Calls 2017 Ladbrokes Classic Winner Cliff’s Edge

VRC Derby Calls 2017 Ladbrokes Classic Winner Cliff’s Edge

Trainer Darren Weir is likely to press onto the 2017 VRC Derby with his progressive young stayer Cliff’s Edge who powered home for a dominant Ladbrokes Classic win on Caulfield Cup Day. The Canford Cliffs colt won at Caulfield over the mile two back before being found out at Flemington on October 7, run down…

Pinot puts in great VRC Oaks trial with Ethereal Stakes win

Pinot puts in great VRC Oaks trial with Ethereal Stakes win

Lightly raced filly Pinot put in a great trial for the VRC Oaks with an all the way win in the Group 3 $150,000 New Zealand Bloodstock Ethereal Stakes (2000m) at Caulfield today. Winning jockey Stephen Baster let Pinot ($5.50 equal favourite) stride to the front from an outside barrier and the filly travelled well…

Late Mail Caulfield Cup Tips 2017

Late Mail Caulfield Cup Tips 2017

The countdown is on until the Caulfield Cup 2017 is run and won this afternoon in Melbourne and below are the Races.com.au team’s late mail tips on the big one of the day. There are 17 chances in this season’s Group 1 $3.15 million BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) field, an important qualifier for the Melbourne…