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Tattersall’s Tiara 2014 Trial for Vain Queen at Caulfield

Tattersall’s Tiara 2014 Trial for Vain Queen at Caulfield

Flemington horseman John Sadler needs his promising mare Vain Queen to win at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend to warrant taking her north to Brisbane for a shot at the 2014 Tattersall’s Tiara next month.

Vain Queen is out to earn a 2014 Stradbroke Handicap assignment with a win at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Conservatorium Tops 2014 DC McKay Stakes Nominations

Conservatorium Tops 2014 DC McKay Stakes Nominations

Gary Kennewell’s multiple Group champion Conservatorium is out to improve on their first-up failure earlier in the month and take out the DC McKay Stakes 2014 at Morphettville this weekend.

Conservatorium is the top rated 2014 DC McKay Stakes nominee for the weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Royal Academy six-year-old is one of 16 sprinters making up the nominations ...

Driefontein Heads 2014 Robert Sangster Stakes Field

Driefontein Heads 2014 Robert Sangster Stakes Field

Fresh off her Group 3 win at the track in her Adelaide debut, Gai Waterhouse’s smart Sydney filly Driefontein will look to continue her Morphettville assault in this Saturday’s Robert Sangster Stakes 2014.

RN Irwin Stakes winner Driefontein backs up int he 2014 Robert Sangster Stakes in Adelaide this weekend. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

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Chase The Rainbow Could Miss 2013 Doveton Stakes

Chase The Rainbow Could Miss 2013 Doveton Stakes

After being nominated for the sole black type in Melbourne this weekend, the Rick Hore-Lacy-trained grey Chase The Rainbow could still miss the Doveton Stakes 2013 at Caulfield Racecourse.

Chase The Rainbow could bypass the Doveton Stakes in favour of the Standish Handicap 2014 on New Year's Day. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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No Black Caviar in Robert Sangster Stakes Nominations 2013

No Black Caviar in Robert Sangster Stakes Nominations 2013

The world’s best mare and defending champ Black Caviar is the most notable omission from the 2013 Robert Sangster Stakes nominations, early entries for the Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival classic run on April 27 taken this week.

The in-form Arinosa will look for her fourth autumn win on the trot in the 2013 Robert Sangster Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart....

Winter King Heads Tight Doveton Stakes 2012 Betting Market

Winter King Heads Tight Doveton Stakes 2012 Betting Market

Stephen Brown’s new stable acquisition Winter King will look to recapture their past form when they take on a classy field of fellow sprinters as the narrow favourite in the 2012 Doveton Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday.

Drawing a final field of just 10 hopefuls this year’s $120,000 Listed BMW Doveton Stakes (1000m) is due to run as ...

Catapulted Tops 2012 Doveton Stakes Field & Weights

Catapulted Tops 2012 Doveton Stakes Field & Weights

Mark Kavanagh’s veteran sprinter Catapulted is set to jump the 60.5kg top-weight in Saturday’s Doveton Stakes 2012 at Caulfield Racecourse, the 1000m showdown running early in December instead of January next year.

Catapulted will jump the 60.5kg topweight in Saturday's Doveton Stakes 2012

Scheduled as Caulfield Race 6 at 4:10pm (AEST) the $120,000 Listed BMW Doveton Stakes field...

Winter King after Atonement in Doveton Stakes 2012

Winter King after Atonement in Doveton Stakes 2012

After a first-up fourth at Flemington, this Saturday will see the Stephen Brown-trained Winter King look to break a two and a half year losing streak in the 2012 Doveton Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse.

Formerly prepared by David Hayes, One Cool Cat gelding Winter King hasn’t won a race since the Listed Starlight Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill ...

2012 Birthday Card Stakes Nominations

2012 Birthday Card Stakes Nominations

One of the six Group race features scheduled to run at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday will be the fillies and mares Birthday Card Stakes 2012, a quality list of 20 nominations taken for the event today.

Myer Classic winner Hurtle Myrtle has been nominated for the 2012 Birthday Card Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday

The most notable nominee for ...