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Sacred Falls Headlines 2013 Crystal Mile Final Field

Sacred Falls Headlines 2013 Crystal Mile Final Field

Sacred Falls has been included in the 2013 Group 2 Crystal Mile (1600m) final field after trainer Chris Waller opted not to run the Group 1 winner in the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m). The Group 2 Crystal Mile will be run at Moonee Valley at Saturday as race eight at 4.15pm (AEDT) with a field…

Defending Champ Heads Toorak Handicap 2013 Field

Defending Champ Heads Toorak Handicap 2013 Field

Solzhenitsyn is back to defend their 2013 Toorak Handicap title on Caulfield Guineas Day in Melbourne this weekend, the Robert Heathcote-trained champ one of big field engaged for the classic. Running as Caulfield Race 9 at 4:55pm (AEST) on the bumper 10-race program, this year’s $400,000 Group 1 David Jones NBCF Toorak Handicap (1600m) has…

2013 Toorak Handicap Weights Rise with King Mufhasa Out

2013 Toorak Handicap Weights Rise with King Mufhasa Out

The non-acceptance of 10-time Group 1 winner King Mufhasa in this weekend’s Toorak Handicap 2013 will see the weights for the Caulfield Guineas Day feature rise 2.5kgs. Trainer Bruce Wallace confirmed that the original 58kg top-weight King Mufhasa would not be running in the $400,000 Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend…

Aussie Debutant Heads Toorak Handicap 2013 Nominations

Aussie Debutant Heads Toorak Handicap 2013 Nominations

A horse that is yet to race down under, Markus Nigge’s French raider Trevieres, sits number one on the ballot for the 2013 Toorak Handicap on Caulfield Stakes Day in Melbourne on Saturday. Of the 22 nominations taken for this year’s $400,000 Group 1 David Jones NBCF Toorak Handicap (1600m) it is Gold Away gelding…

Capacity 2013 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Field for Sunday

Capacity 2013 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Field for Sunday

In what is shaping up as a crack Sunday showdown at Melbourne’s Caulfield Racecourse the 2013 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes has drawn a full field of gallopers. Bringing the weekend’s racing action to an end as Caulfield Race 8 at 4:55pm (AEST) on Sunday, this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Clamms Seafood Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes…

Linton Skips Valley for Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2013

Linton Skips Valley for Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2013

John Sadler’s smart seven-year-old Linton will bypass this Friday night’s Moir Stakes at Moonee Valley and be saved for the 2013 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse on Sunday instead. The Galileo grey was nominated for both the $450,000 Group 1 Moir Stakes (1200m) and the $400,000 Group 1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m)…

Rawiller to Ride Solzhenitsyn in Sunday’s Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2013

Rawiller to Ride Solzhenitsyn in Sunday’s Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes 2013

Brisbane galloper Solzhenitsyn will undergo a jockey change for their second-up run of the spring with Sydney’s Nash Rawiller to ride them in the 2013 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes on Sunday. For the Rob Heathcote-trained gelding’s resuming run at Rosehill on September 14 Jason Collett guided Solzhenitsyn to a two and a half lengths away…

Makybe Diva Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

Makybe Diva Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

The Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) will be run as a Group 1 race for the first time at Flemington this Saturday and has drawn a strong field including a number of big race contenders for the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival. A field of fourteen runners is set to contest the race tomorrow, including nine individual…

Puissance De Lune On Top Of 2013 Makybe Diva Stakes Betting Market

Puissance De Lune On Top Of 2013 Makybe Diva Stakes Betting Market

Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune is a short-priced favourite to record his fifth straight victory when he contests the Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday. The imported stayer will step up to Group 1 level for the first time in the Makybe Diva Stakes that will be run as Race Six…

Puissance De Lune Heads 2013 Makybe Diva Stakes Field

Puissance De Lune Heads 2013 Makybe Diva Stakes Field

2013 Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune will face up to fourteen rivals when he makes his Group 1 debut in the Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday. Puissance De Lune (barrier five) has recorded memorable wins in the Listed Bendigo Cup (2400m), Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m), Group 2 Blamey Stakes (1600m)…