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Dandino on Track for Caulfield Cup 2015 Campaign

Dandino on Track for Caulfield Cup 2015 Campaign

The now Darren Weir-trained import Dandino has taken the next step to a spring return where the multiple Group 1 placegetter will track towards a 2015 Caulfield Cup run.

Dandino is on track for a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival return targeting a second run in the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Formerly prepared overseas by ...

Platelet Scratched from Robert Sangster Stakes 2015

Platelet Scratched from Robert Sangster Stakes 2015

One of the best backed mares in the 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes field has been scratched from the classic with the Darren Weir-trained Platelet set to miss her third run in the race due to heat in her fetlock.

A joint injury has forced Platelet out of Saturday’s 2015 Robert Sangster Stakes field in Adelaide. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

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Excitement over Autumn Carnival’s Guest Of Honour

Excitement over Autumn Carnival’s Guest Of Honour

The vibe coming from the stables of co-trainers David Hayes & Tom Dabernig is one of excitement surrounding the autumn return of the Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock-owned import Guest Of Honour.

European import Guest Of Honour is set for his maiden campaign with David Hayes & Tom Dabernig this autumn. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

ATB’s Darren Dance told ...

Dance Confirms “No Autumn” for Dandino

Dance Confirms “No Autumn” for Dandino

Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock’s managing director Darren Dance has confirmed there will be no autumn comeback for the now Darren Weir-trained import Dandino who is in recovery ahead of the spring.

Dandino will miss the autumn but part-owner Darren Dance is confident in a spring return later this year. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Dansili stallion, winner of ...

Dandino Joins Weir for 2015 Caulfield Cup Bid

Dandino Joins Weir for 2015 Caulfield Cup Bid

Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock-owned import Dandino has joined the Victorian stables of Darren Weir ahead of a spring comeback next October targeting the Caulfield Cup 2015.

Ex-European Dandino is with Darren Weir in Ballarat preparing for a spring comeback in 2015. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The former Marco Botti-trained European was scratched from this year’s edition of ...

Dandino Scratched from 2014 Caulfield Cup Field

Dandino Scratched from 2014 Caulfield Cup Field

Two of the original acceptors are set to be scratched from Saturday’s Caulfield Cup 2014 field with Gris Caro and now Dandino both confirmed non-runners due to injury.

2013 Caulfield Cup runner-up Dandino has been scratched from Saturday’s race with a lame leg. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

While Jake Stephens’ Naturalism Stakes winner Gris Caro is still to ...

Williams to Ride Dandino in 2014 Caulfield Cup Field

Williams to Ride Dandino in 2014 Caulfield Cup Field

Jockey Craig Williams will get a chance to secure his third Caulfield Cup trophy in four years having been booked to ride top international hope Dandino in the 2014 edition of the world’s richest mile and a half handicap on October 18.

Last year's Caulfield Cup runner-up Dandino is back in 2014 with Craig Williams retaining the ride for the ...

Caulfield Cup 2014 Considered for Dandino Again

Caulfield Cup 2014 Considered for Dandino Again

Connections of last year’s runner-up Dandino are again considering another shot at the Caulfield Cup this spring ahead of the 2014 Melbourne Cup following the British-trained stallion’s September Stakes fourth over the weekend.

Last year's Caulfield Cup runner-up Dandino could be in the picture for the October 18 feature once again in 2014.

Based at Newmarket in the UK, the ...

2014 Melbourne Cup Campaign Not Ideal for Terrubi

2014 Melbourne Cup Campaign Not Ideal for Terrubi

Trainer David Payne is looking forward to welcoming recent Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock (ATB) import Terrubi into his stables this coming spring but knows a first-up campaign down under targeting the Melbourne Cup 2014 might not be ideal.

Purchased by the Darren Dance managed ATB with the specific goal of targeting the Spring Cups this season, Dalakhani stallion Terrubi is still ...

Dandino Confirmed for Return to Australia

Dandino Confirmed for Return to Australia

A notable performer over a two major race starts through the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival, Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock has confirmed exciting globetrotter Dandino will return to Australian shores this year for a second attempt at the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m).

Darren Dance has confirmed Dandino will return to Australia during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...