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Two Word Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Form Guide

Two Word Mackinnon Stakes 2015 Form Guide

Flemington Racecourse comes to life this Saturday, October 31, for the Melbourne Cup Carnival’s opening meeting and one of the four Group 1 Victoria Derby Day features is the 2015 Mackinnon Stakes – the Races.com.au’s popular two-word form guide on the weight-for-age classic found below. Set to jump as Flemington Race 6 at 3:05pm (AEST),…

221 Nominated for the 2014 Caulfield Cup

221 Nominated for the 2014 Caulfield Cup

A vast and talented field of 221 runners have been nominated for an appearance in the major Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) on October 18th this year, highlighted by several ‘big name’ international runners and many previous victors at the highest level of Australian racing. Underlined for a 2014 Spring Racing Carnival geared towards both…

Cup Hopes Head 2012 Turnbull Stakes Nominations

Cup Hopes Head 2012 Turnbull Stakes Nominations

A contingent of the top Caulfield and Melbourne Cup chances will have their latest runs at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday when they take each other on in the Turnbull Stakes 2012. A total of 19 stayers were nominated for the $500,000 Group 1 Turnbull Stakes (2000m) this year, the race offering a Caulfield Cup ballot…

Crystal Mile 2011 Final Field & Barriers – Cox Plate Day Races

Crystal Mile 2011 Final Field & Barriers – Cox Plate Day Races

One of the major support races on a bumper nine-event card at Moonee Valley’s Cox Plate Day this Saturday is the 2011 Crystal Mile which has drawn a quality final field of 12 acceptors. Scheduled as Moonee Valley Race 7 at 4:40pm (AEDST), the $200,000 Group 2 Crystal Mile (1600m) has traditionally been used as…