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VRC Alter Crown Oaks Day 2011 Race Programme

VRC Alter Crown Oaks Day 2011 Race Programme

This week the Victoria Racing Club (VRC) announced an altered race programme for Crown Oaks Day 2011, the third meeting of the iconic Melbourne Cup Carnival set to light up Flemington Racecourse on Thursday November 3, 2011. The day’s racing will be headlined by the spring carnival’s premier race for three-year-old fillies, the 2011 Crown…

Early Morning Kick Off For Turnbull Stakes

Early Morning Kick Off For Turnbull Stakes

Spring carnival racegoers may need to set their alarm clocks if they wish to attend the Turnbull Stakes meeting at Flemington after it was announced that the card will kick off at 10.30 in the morning. VRC Chief Executive Dale Monteith confirmed the card would be bought forward because of a clash with the Royal…

Patinack Sprint Bonus Boost to Bait Black Caviar

Patinack Sprint Bonus Boost to Bait Black Caviar

After coming under heavy criticism from Australian racehorse trainers and owners for their Patinack Farm Classic bonus, the Victorian Racing Club (VRC) has this week announced a re-booted version of the bonus to get back in the good books with the likes of Black Caviar’s connections. The original bonus offered an extra $600,000 in prize…

Singleton Shuns Spring Classic

Singleton Shuns Spring Classic

Renowned businessman and racehorse owner John Singelton has instigated a Melbourne Spring Carnival boycott, announcing he would not run his glamour mare More Joyous in the Patinack Farm Classic if Singapore flyer Rocket Man travels down under for the $600,000 Racing Victoria incentive bonus. Earlier this year Racing Victoria announced that there would be a…

VRC Rules Out Appearance Fee For Black Caviar

VRC Rules Out Appearance Fee For Black Caviar

The Melbourne Spring Carnival could be without its biggest draw card after VRC officials ruled out the possibility of offering connections of undefeated sprinter Black Caviar an appearance fee. That has led connections and trainer Peter Moody to investigate quarantine and scheduling details for a possible trip to Japan in October. If Black Caviar is…

Fans Salivate Over Black Caviar’s Spring Return

Fans Salivate Over Black Caviar’s Spring Return

Racing fans around the nation are eagerly awaiting the upcoming Melbourne Spring Carnival like never before, anticipation building daily over the return of the ‘world’s best’ racehorse Black Caviar. Victorian-based horseman Peter Moody made the shock decision last week to withdraw his stable star Black Caviar just one run into her Brisbane Winter Carnival campaign…

Melbourne Cup Carnival Bonus to bring Black Caviar Global Rivals

Melbourne Cup Carnival Bonus to bring Black Caviar Global Rivals

The Victoria Racing Club (VRC) and Patinack Farm have introduced a revolutionary new Global Sprint Challenge bonus and increased prize money for a major Group 1 race in the hopes of attracting the world’s best sprinters to Aussie shores for the Flemington’s famous Melbourne Cup Carnival. One of the most anticipated sprint showdowns of the…