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Spring Cups Campaign for More Than Sacred

Spring Cups Campaign for More Than Sacred

New Zealand Oaks winning mare More Than Sacred joins Robert Smerdon’s Victorian stables this spring for one final preparation targeting the 2014 Caulfield and Melbourne Cups before retiring to serve as a broodmare.

Kiwi import More Than Sacred will feature in Tuesday’s nomination for the $3 million Group 1 BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) with updated Ladbrokes.com.au markets due out ...

Angel Of Mercy Debuts for New Owner in Tiara

Angel Of Mercy Debuts for New Owner in Tiara

Gerald Ryan is keen for Angel Of Mercy to make her debut for new Japanese connections when the five-year-old steps out in the 2014 Tattersall’s Tiara at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Recent Lord Mayor's Cup winner Angel Of Mercy could have her swansong race in Saturday's Tattersall's Tiara 2014. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Hussonet mare went under the hammer at ...

Mosheen a 2012 Cox Plate Chance

Mosheen a 2012 Cox Plate Chance

The sky’s the limit for Australian Guineas champion Mosheen with her trainer Robert Smerdon eyeing off one of the spring’s most coveted prizes, the 2012 Cox Plate.

Australian Guineas winner Mosheen could target the 2012 Cox Plate during the spring

The brilliant Fastnet Rock filly became the first horse in history to win the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) ...

Mosheen Dominates The Vanity 2012 Nominations

Mosheen Dominates The Vanity 2012 Nominations

Champion-in-the-making Mosheen will take her next step towards a run in the 2012 Australian Guineas when she races second-up in the $150,000 Group 3 The Vanity (1410m) at Flemington this Saturday.

Mosheen will look to stay unbeaten in 2012 with a win in The Vanity on Saturday

One of 11 three-year-old fillies nominated for the 2012 The Vanity, the ...

2012 Australian Guineas Target for Manfred Stakes Winner Mosheen

2012 Australian Guineas Target for Manfred Stakes Winner Mosheen

After a brilliant first-up win at Caulfield in the unsuitably short Manfred Stakes on Saturday, last year’s Crown Oaks winner Mosheen will head to Flemington for the Australian Guineas 2012 in March where she will face off against star colt Helmet in his Aussie swansong.

2012 Australian Guineas-bound Mosheen won first-up at Caulfield with ease on Saturday

Robert Smerdon’s ...

Mosheen Heads 2012 Manfred Stakes Nominations

Mosheen Heads 2012 Manfred Stakes Nominations

Robert Smerdon’s Crown Oaks winning filly Mosheen has been nominated to resume racing this Saturday in the Manfred Stakes 2012 at Caulfield Racecourse.

2011 Crown Oaks winner Mosheen will resume racing at Caulfield this Saturday

Leviathan Japanese breeding operation Katsumi Yoshida just last week purchased a 50 percent share of the $1.5 million earning daughter of Fastnet Rock ...

Japan Could Uncover Melbourne Cup Mount for Williams

Japan Could Uncover Melbourne Cup Mount for Williams

Leading Victorian jockey Craig Williams is heading to Japan for a two-month riding campaign where he hopes to uncover a potential mount for this year’s Melbourne Cup.

Held on the first Tuesday of November annually at Victoria’s iconic Flemington Racecourse, the $6 million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) is the richest handicap showdown in the world and so ...