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Jukebox Tuned for 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes

Jukebox Tuned for 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes

Undefeated Inglis Premier winning Jukebox is on track for his spring bid where the untapped Ciaron Maher-trained colt is set to target Flemington’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2017 in November.

Jukebox is being aimed at Flemington’s 2017 Coolmore Stud Stakes this November during the Melbourne Cup Carnival. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A winner of his opening two career starts during ...

Merchant Navy Could Sprint Past Caulfield Guineas 2017

Merchant Navy Could Sprint Past Caulfield Guineas 2017

Ciaron Maher hasn’t completely ruled out a 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas bid this spring for his undefeated colt Merchant Navy but believes the up-and-comer might be a better sprinter than middle distance performer.

Ciaron Maher could bypass the 2017 Caulfield Guineas this spring with Merchant Navy and keep the colt to the shorter distance carnival features. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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Return 2017 Melbourne Cup Bid for Qewy

Return 2017 Melbourne Cup Bid for Qewy

Last year’s Geelong Cup – Sandown Cup double winning English raider Qewy looks on track for a return trip to Australia this spring for a second shot at the Melbourne Cup in 2017.

Last year’s fourth placegetter Qewy is set for another raid on the 2017 Melbourne Cup field this spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Godolphin-raced son ...

Myer Classic 2017 Option for Miss Wilson

Myer Classic 2017 Option for Miss Wilson

Flemington’s 2017 Myer Classic could be on the spring agenda for John Bary’s Kiwi mare Miss Wilson this Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Miss Wilson was unplaced behind Catch A Fire (pictured) in last year’s Angus Armanasco Stakes at Caulfield. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The rising five-year-old daughter of Stratum has enjoyed five wins over her 17 starts to date ...

2017 Darley Classic Big Spring Focus for Spieth

2017 Darley Classic Big Spring Focus for Spieth

As well as a possible shot at the $10 million The Everest in Sydney this spring trainer Bryce Heys has confirmed another run in the Darley Classic 2017 is a “big focus” of his stable star Spieth‘s upcoming campaign.

Spieth could run in the 2017 The Everest in Sydney before a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival bid this season. Photo: ...

Laming on 2017 Myer Classic Payroll

Laming on 2017 Myer Classic Payroll

Cranbourne horseman Richard Laming has the Myer Classic 2017 firmly in his sights this coming Melbourne Cup Carnival for his progressive mare Payroll.

Jockey Jim Byrne rides 2017 Myer Classic-bound mare Payroll for her final winter run at Doomben over the mile on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The four-year-old daughter of Not A Single Doubt chases her fourth career ...

Thomas Hobson Eyes Melbourne Cup 2017 Bid

Thomas Hobson Eyes Melbourne Cup 2017 Bid

Irish horseman William Mullins is eyeing a 2017 Melbourne Cup bid down under this spring with his veteran stayer Thomas Hobson after the galloper’s Ascot Stakes win in England this week.

Jockey Ryan Moore rode 2017 Melbourne Cup-bound stayer Thomas Hobson to victory at Royal Ascot this week. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

The seven-year-old son of Halling lined-up in the Royal ...

2018 Australian Cup Considered for Scales Of Justice

2018 Australian Cup Considered for Scales Of Justice

Race fans will likely have to wait until next year before Lindsey Smith brings his gun Perth galloper Scales Of Justice to the eastern states with a possible Australian Cup 2018 bid at Flemington pending in the autumn.

Scales Of Justice was narrowly beaten home in last year’s Kingston Town Classic by Stratum Star (pictured at Caulfield). Photo: Ultimate Racing ...

Noblet Goes Silent on Tattersall’s Tiara 2017 Bid

Noblet Goes Silent on Tattersall’s Tiara 2017 Bid

Caulfield’s Andrew Noblet has opted not to press onto next month’s 2017 Tattersall’s Tiara with his Group 1 winning mare Silent Sedition who has been sent for a spell ahead of a spring return.

Group 1 winner Silent Sedition will bypass the Tattersall’s Tiara in Queensland this winter in favour of a spring return targeting the 2017 Myer Classic. Photo: ...

Malibu Style Leads 2017 Straight Six Field & Odds

Malibu Style Leads 2017 Straight Six Field & Odds

Neville Parnham’s in-form Perth raider Malibu Style is tipped to continue his good performances in Melbourne on Saturday lining-up in The Straight Six 2017 field at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday.

Malibu Style is favourite in The Straight Six 2017 betting at Flemington this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

One of two black-type features on the card, this season’s $120,000 ...