News About Jameka

Aloisia Kicks off Crown Oaks 2017 Campaign

Aloisia Kicks off Crown Oaks 2017 Campaign

Trainer Ciaron Maher has a third Crown Oaks win in four years in sight this spring targeting the 2017 edition of the Melbourne Cup Carnival feature with Kiwi expat Aloisia who returns to racing on the weekend. Maher enjoyed back-to-back Crown Oaks victories in 2014-15 with Set Square and Jameka respectively, the latter going on…

2017 Caulfield Cup Weights: Hartnell 58kg Top Weight

2017 Caulfield Cup Weights: Hartnell 58kg Top Weight

Pre-post favourite Hartnell has been allocated the 58kg top weight for the Caulfield Cup 2017, handicaps for it and the Melbourne Cup both announced by Racing Victoria today. It has been a decade since weights for both the famous Spring Cup features were released on the same day and, in another big announcement, chief handicapper…

2017 Caulfield Cup in Mind for Tavago

2017 Caulfield Cup in Mind for Tavago

Last year’s ATC Derby winner Tavago steps out at Moonee Valley this weekend kicking off a possible Caulfield Cup 2017 campaign in the Dato’ Tan Chin Nam Stakes.   Formerly raced in New Zealand, the Tavistock gelding is now prepared at Cranbourne by the relocated training duo of Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young.  Young spoke to Racing Victoria this week and confirmed the team had in mind an October 21 target…

Impressive PB Lawrence Stakes Nominations Released

Impressive PB Lawrence Stakes Nominations Released

An outstanding field is set to step out for the feature race at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday following this morning’s release of 2017 PB Lawrence Stakes nominations. Hartnell is likely to be set for an appearance in the Caulfield Cup this time and leads the outstanding list of 2017 PB Lawrence Stakes nominations. Hartnell has…

Hartnell to Trial at Flemington

Hartnell to Trial at Flemington

Trainer James Cummings has revealed that star galloper Hartnell will complete a Flemington barrier trial on Friday, before a likely first-up run in the Group 2 PB Lawrence Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on August 19th. Hartnell has been a standout throughout his entire racing career so far and was the only horse to go close to…

Humidor Targets Caulfield Cup 2017

Humidor Targets Caulfield Cup 2017

The 2017 Caulfield Cup is the confirmed major spring racing target for Australian Cup winner Humidor according to trainer Darren Weir. Recording breaking Victorian horseman Weir has in the past 30 years saddled-up just the sole runner in a Caulfield Cup field. He plans to change that this season chasing his first win in the…

2017 Caulfield Cup Off for Jameka: Out Rest of Year

2017 Caulfield Cup Off for Jameka: Out Rest of Year

Reigning champion Jameka will not be defending her title in the Caulfield Cup 2017 with news the Ciaron Maher-trained mare is out of action for the rest of the year. The $4.8 million earning daughter of Myboycharlie is still very unwell after suffering from a horrid bout of travel sickness and won’t be seen back…

2017 The BMW Results: Jameka A Class Above

2017 The BMW Results: Jameka A Class Above

Jameka has produced a dominant performance in the final straight at Rosehill Gardens to post a dominant six length win in the Group 1 The BMW (2400m) this afternoon. Jameka ran an agonizingly-close second in the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) at her last start, but the mare was returning to her pet distance of…

The BMW 2017 Tips & Odds Update

The BMW 2017 Tips & Odds Update

The autumn’s top weight-for-age stayers face off at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday in the 2017 The BMW, betting tips and updated odds for which are detailed below. Stealing the show in Sydney as Rosehill Race 6 at 3:30pm (AEDT), this year’s $1.5 million Group 1 The BMW (2400m) features nine classy gallopers led in betting…

2017 The BMW Form Guide & Preview

2017 The BMW Form Guide & Preview

The weight-for-age The BMW 2017 steals the show in Sydney on Saturday and below you’ll find our comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview on the autumn classic. A small but classy field of nine runners take to the Rosehill Gardens track for Race 6 at 3:30pm (AEDT) on Saturday afternoon chasing the big prize…