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2016 Caulfield Cup Nominations Missing Winx

2016 Caulfield Cup Nominations Missing Winx

Despite holding top spot in pre-nomination betting the Chris Waller-trained Winx was not nominated for the Caulfield Cup 2016 when early entries for the October 15 classic closed on Tuesday. The superstar mare was the headliner of 157 nominations taken for this year’s $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m), where she’ll defend her title…

Mahuta Heads 2016 Caulfield Autumn Classic Nominations

Mahuta Heads 2016 Caulfield Autumn Classic Nominations

Darren Weir’s red hot colt Mahuta is the headline nomination taken on Monday by Racing Victoria for the Caulfield Autumn Classic 2016 on Blue Diamond Stakes Day this Saturday, February 27. The three-year-old son of Flying Spur is undefeated since Weir put the blinkers on him back in October last year, Mahuta winning his past…

Mahuta Heads 2016 Autumn Stakes Nominations

Mahuta Heads 2016 Autumn Stakes Nominations

Super consistent colt Mahuta headlines the Autumn Stakes 2016 nominations for the Australian Guineas lead-up at Caulfield Racecourse in Melbourne this weekend. One of the key CF Orr Stakes Day support races, the $200,000 Group 2 Autumn Stakes (1400m) attracted 23 three-year-olds at nomination stage on Monday. Of those the best are heading towards Flemington’s…

2015 TV Stakes Winner Hursley Handles Heavy Track

2015 TV Stakes Winner Hursley Handles Heavy Track

After a massive downpour at Flemington Racecourse on Crown Oaks Day the downgraded Heavy (9) track suited the Chris Waller-trained Hursely to a tee, the Kiwi-bred colt flying home to win the TV Stakes 2015 at just his fifth start. A capacity field of 16 lined-up in this year’s $150,000 Listed TCL Curved TV Stakes…