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2014 Caulfield Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2014 Caulfield Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

It’s a busy day for racing this weekend at Caulfield Racecourse. Guineas Day kicks off on Saturday featuring four Group One races. The 2014 Caulfield Stakes will see potential stayers enjoy a test-run for the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) on October 25. The $400,000 Group 1 Caulfield Stakes (2000m) is already being billed as…

2014 Caulfield Stakes Final Field – Sacred Falls Drawn Wide

2014 Caulfield Stakes Final Field – Sacred Falls Drawn Wide

A final field of twelve classy horses will line-up in the Group 1 Caulfield Stakes (2000m) at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend, a race that is being billed as a mini-Cox Plate. The top four horses in the early 2014 Cox Plate betting market at are all set to clash in Saturday’s weight-for-age race. Fawkner leads…

2014 Turnbull Stakes Betting: Five Single Figure Hopefuls

2014 Turnbull Stakes Betting: Five Single Figure Hopefuls

A field of 16 plus two emergencies will run in the 2014 Turnbull Stakes at Flemington Racecourse after David Hayes & Tom Dabernig scratched Crackerjack King from the race. The Group 1 Turnbull Stakes (2000m) is the featured race of Turnbull Stakes Day this Saturday, with plenty of talented horses lining up to put your…

Foreteller Wins 2014 Underwood Stakes

Foreteller Wins 2014 Underwood Stakes

Classy gelding Foreteller has produced an exceptional turn of foot in the final straight at Caulfield this afternoon, charging home to win the featured Group 1 Underwood Stakes (1800m); poking a nose clear late to beat Happy Trails on the line; Crackerjack King running on for third. Jumping from the barriers well, the Dansili gelding…

Spillway Heads 2014 Naturalism Stakes Nominations

Spillway Heads 2014 Naturalism Stakes Nominations

This Saturday trainers David Hayes & Tom Dabernig will run their progressive stayer Spillway in the Naturalism Stakes 2014 with the import chasing a ballot free ride in next month’s $3 million Group 1 Crown Golden Ale Caulfield Cup(2400m). Offering a 2014 Caulfield Cup ballot exemption to the winner, this weekend’s $150,000 Group 3 Naturalism…

2014 The Metropolitan Nominations Feature 87 Entries

2014 The Metropolitan Nominations Feature 87 Entries

A host of spring cup hopes feature in the 87 nominations released for The Metropolitan 2014, entries for both it and two other Sydney Spring Racing Carnival features taken by the Australian Turf Club(ATC) today. The ATC took 96 nominations for the $400,000 Group 1 Moet And Chandon Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) on October 11,…

Tiger Tees Wins 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap on Class

Tiger Tees Wins 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap on Class

The class of Joe Pride’s Group 1 winner Tiger Tees got them home first-up at Flemington in Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2014 with the veteran racing in Melbourne for the first time in nearly two years. Resuming off a three month break, before which the Group 1 The Galaxy winner ran dead last in Brisbane’s…

Sino Eagle Out to Break Aurie’s Star 2014 Hoodoo

Sino Eagle Out to Break Aurie’s Star 2014 Hoodoo

On Saturday Peter Moody will give his consistent mare Sino Eagle the chance to score her maiden black-type win and break a decade long drought for the females in the 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington. Since the race was elevated to stakes status in 2005 the $150,000 Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) has…

Text’n Hurley Heads 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap Field

Text’n Hurley Heads 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap Field

Colin Little’s Caulfield Cup-bound mare Text’n Hurley is one of the topline acceptors for the Aurie’s Star Handicap 2014 at Flemington Racecourse this weekend. A $34 chance pre-nomination stage at to win October’s $3 million Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m), the Hard Spun five-year-old features in a 13-horse field for Flemington Race 7 on Saturday….

2014 Cox Plate Aim for Crackerjack King

2014 Cox Plate Aim for Crackerjack King

Connections of the David Hayes-trained import Crackerjack King are eager for their approaching return ahead of a possible Cox Plate 2014 run this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Hayes has been playing it safe with the Shamardal stallion who he has earmarked for the $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m), markets for which are now…