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Just 10 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes 2015 Nominations Taken

Just 10 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes 2015 Nominations Taken

Racing Victoria have extended the 2015 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes nominations for this weekend’s Flemington feature after receiving just 10 early entries for the second Group 1 event of the year.

Four-time Group 1 winner Lankan Rupee returns to racing in Saturday’s 2015 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Connections now have until 10am (AEDT) on Tuesday ...

Darley Sponsors 2014 VRC Sprint Classic

Darley Sponsors 2014 VRC Sprint Classic

Global racing powerhouse Darley will sponsor the 2014 edition of the VRC Sprint Classic this November during the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

Top rated sprinter Lankan Rupee could have international competiton in the 2014 Darley Classic this spring. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Darley name will make up part of the race name for this year’s $1 million ...

Price Considers Hong Kong Trip for Lankan Rupee

Price Considers Hong Kong Trip for Lankan Rupee

Best fancied to be crowned Champion Racehorse of the Year, Mick Price’s top rated sprint star Lankan Rupee could be Hong Kong bound at the end of their 2014 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign at the end of the year.

Lankan Rupee could run in the 2014 Hong Kong International Sprint this December. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia....

Jubilee Winner Powers into 2014 VRC Sprint Classic Contention

Jubilee Winner Powers into 2014 VRC Sprint Classic Contention

After taking out last Saturday’s Golden Jubilee at Royal Ascot, the Edward Lynam-trained Irish sprinter Slade Power is in the mix for the VRC Sprint Classic 2014 in Melbourne this spring.

Connections of the flying Dutch Art stallion named the $1 million Group 1 VRC Sprint Classic (1200m), formerly the Patinack Farm Classic, as a possible option ...

French Force Must be Lethal Before Melbourne Spring 2013

French Force Must be Lethal Before Melbourne Spring 2013

Connections of English 2013 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival hope Lethal Force have announced the talented grey must put in a cracking next-up run in France before being confirmed for a trip down under.

The Clive Cox-trained Dark Angel four-year-old entered calculations for the spring sprints following back-to-back wins in Britain this season.

Second-up they broke through at elite level ...

King’s Stand Stakes Results 2012 – Ortensia Runs 9th

King’s Stand Stakes Results 2012 – Ortensia Runs 9th

Australia’s first hope of securing Group 1 success at this year’s Royal Ascot Carnival in England failed overnight with Paul Messara’s Al Quoz Sprint winner Ortensia finishing midfield behind upset winner Little Bridge.

Ortensia finished 9th in the King's Stand Stakes results at Royal Ascot

Ortensia started favourite in the £350,000 Group 1 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m), the ...

Black Caviar Next Race – Lightning Stakes 2012 Nominations

Black Caviar Next Race – Lightning Stakes 2012 Nominations

A crack line-up of 16 star sprinters make up the recently released 2012 Lightning Stakes nominations, Black Caviar the headline entry for the country’s sole Group 1 1000m sprint and rated a strong chance of backing up to defend her title in the race after securing the CF Orr Stakes win last Saturday.

Black Caviar has been nominated for the ...

Dubai World Cup 2012 Date for Darley Duo Sepoy & Helmet

Dubai World Cup 2012 Date for Darley Duo Sepoy & Helmet

Following a swansong Australian race appearance during the autumn in Melbourne, the Peter Snowden-trained star duo Helmet and Sepoy both have a date with the 2012 Dubai World Cup meeting next March as the currently Darley-owned champions exit Oz and enter the international spotlight.

Sepoy is set to make their international debut in the Golden Shaheen at Dubai in ...

Hong Kong International Races 2011

Hong Kong International Races 2011

The racing action in Oz may be slowing down for the year, but in Hong Kong the best is yet to come with punters and racing fans around the world eagerly counting down the days until the 2011 Hong Kong International Races light up Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday December 11.

Atomic Force is the sole Australian-trained horse still in ...

Rocket Man out of Patinack Clash with Black Caviar

Rocket Man out of Patinack Clash with Black Caviar

Racing Victoria’s lucrative $600,000 bonus has not been enough to draw Singapore flyer Rocket Man down under for the 2011 Patinack Farm Classic, trainer Patrick Shaw ruling the galloper out of contention for what would have been the sprint showdown of the century with Black Caviar.

Black Caviar will not get the chance to face Rocket Man in ...