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2016 Caulfield Cup First Acceptances: 15 Internationals

2016 Caulfield Cup First Acceptances: 15 Internationals

Fifteen international raiders remain in Caulfield Cup 2016 contention after Racing Victoria received a bumper crop of overseas gallopers at first acceptance stage for the October 15 classic this week.

Last start Chelmsford Stakes winner Hartnell is one of seven John O’Shea-trained 2016 Caulfield Cup first acceptances. Photo: Steve Hart.

Down from last year (114), there are 108 first acceptors ...

Mallyon Rides The United States in Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes

Mallyon Rides The United States in Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes

Prolific Australian racehorse owner Lloyd Williams is happy to have jockey Katelyn Mallyon aboard his returning Cox Plate hope The United States in the 2016 Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes at Moonee Valley on the weekend.

2016 Cox Plate-bound The United States kicks off his spring at Moonee Valley in the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes this weekend. Photo: Steve ...

Internationals Top 2016 Caulfield Cup Weights

Internationals Top 2016 Caulfield Cup Weights

The Aidan O’Brien-trained duo of Highland Reel and Order Of St George have been allocated the equal 58kg top weight for the Caulfield Cup 2016 with handicaps released by Racing Victoria this week.

The Aidan O’Brien-trained Irish galloper Highland Reel is one of two 58kg equal top weights for the 2016 Caulfield Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Irish horseman ...

2016 Melbourne Cup: Trip To Paris Not Confirmed

2016 Melbourne Cup: Trip To Paris Not Confirmed

Last year’s fourth-placed international raider Trip To Paris needs to win a lead-up overseas before his British trainer Ed Dunlop confirms a Melbourne Cup 2016 bid this season.

Trip To Paris is unconfirmed for a 2016 Melbourne Cup bid in Australia this season. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Dunlop is best known down under for his three Melbourne Cup seconds with ...

Melham to Ride Tavago in Memsie Stakes 2016

Melham to Ride Tavago in Memsie Stakes 2016

Jockey Ben Melham will shoot for a second Memsie Stakes winning ride when he partners ATC Derby winner Tavago in the Caulfield clash first-up at the end of the month.

ATC Derby winner Tavago will have Ben Melham aboard first-up in this month’s 2016 Memsie Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse. Photo: Steve Hart.

Melham guided the Peter Moody-trained Dissident to victory ...

2016 Caulfield Cup Betting: Tarzino New Favourite

2016 Caulfield Cup Betting: Tarzino New Favourite

Mick Price’s Victoria Derby winner Tarzino has been elevated to top spot in futures Caulfield Cup 2016 betting after the omission of one-time favourite Winx at nomination stage for the October 15 classic.

Reigning Victoria Derby winner Tarzino is early favourite in 2016 Caulfield Cup betting for this October’s classic in Melbourne. Photo: Steve Hart.

On Tuesday Racing Victoria...

2016 Caulfield Cup Nominations Missing Winx

2016 Caulfield Cup Nominations Missing Winx

Despite holding top spot in pre-nomination betting the Chris Waller-trained Winx was not nominated for the Caulfield Cup 2016 when early entries for the October 15 classic closed on Tuesday.

Last year’s runner-up Trip To Paris is one of 28 international raiders among the 2016 Caulfield Cup nominations for this spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The superstar mare was ...

Melbourne Cup Considered for Trip To Paris

Melbourne Cup Considered for Trip To Paris

English horseman Ed Dunlop is considering a return to Victoria with last year’s Melbourne Cup fourth placegetter Trip To Paris who races next-up in the Lonsdale Cup in August

The Ed Dunlop-trained Trip To Paris could be back down under for a 2016 Melbourne Cup bid this spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Champs Elysees gelding enjoyed a stellar campaign ...

Scottish Targets 2016 Cox Plate Down Under

Scottish Targets 2016 Cox Plate Down Under

Godolphin-raced European galloper Scottish could be Melbourne bound this spring with the Cox Plate 2016 on the agenda for the classy Charlie Appleby trained horse.

Trip To Paris (pictured) ran third to 2016 Cox Plate hope Scottish at Newbury over the weekend in the UK. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Over the weekend the four-year-old won the Listed Steventon Stakes ...

Trip To Paris Ruled Out of 2015 Hong Kong Vase

Trip To Paris Ruled Out of 2015 Hong Kong Vase

England’s Ed Dunlop has ruled out a Hong Kong Vase 2015 assignment Sunday week for his Melbourne Cup fourth placegetter Trip To Paris after he finished out of the money over the weekend in the Japan Cup.

Caulfield Cup runner-up Trip To Paris will not back-up from an unplaced Japan Cup run in the 2015 Hong Kong Vase at Sha ...