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International Talent Dominates 2014 Craven Plate Nominations

International Talent Dominates 2014 Craven Plate Nominations

The 2014 Craven Plate field is set to be dominated by international stayers after nominations for the Royal Randwick race were taken today.

Sacred Falls is one of nine horses nominated by Chris Waller for the Craven Plate. Photo by Steve Hart.

17 quality stayers declared for the Group 3 Craven Plate (2000m), with 14 of the nominations coming from ...

Black Caviar Sibling Debuts in 2012 Talindert Stakes Field

Black Caviar Sibling Debuts in 2012 Talindert Stakes Field

As Black Caviar prepares to defend her title in the 2012 Lightning Stakes at Flemington this Saturday in her first seven-day back-up, her younger half-brother All Too Hard will make their race debut in the day’s opener, the $100,000 Listed Talindert Stakes (1100m).

Black Caviar whose half-brother All Too Hard will debut in the Talindert Stakes at Flemington on Saturday...

Melbourne Cup Start for 2011 Lexus Stakes Winner Niwot

Melbourne Cup Start for 2011 Lexus Stakes Winner Niwot

Niwot has won the Lexus Stakes earning a Melbourne Cup ballot exemption

The second Victoria Derby Day race, and the first of two offering the winner a Melbourne Cup 2011 ballot exemption, has been run and won at Flemington with the Hawkes-trained warhorse Niwot claiming an authoritative victory $250,000 Group 3 The Lexus Stakes (2500m).

The game old Galileo seven-year-old ...