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Stratum Star heads to the Australian Cup after Peter Young Stakes win

Stratum Star heads to the Australian Cup after Peter Young Stakes win

Tough galloper Stratum Star will now head towards the 2017 Australian Cup after scoring a hat trick of wins with his victory in the Group 2 $200,000 Crown Lager Peter Young Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield today.

Stratum Star, above in maroon and white colours, scores a narrow win in the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos....

Boom Time In 2017 Australian Cup After Mornington Cup Prelude Win

Boom Time In 2017 Australian Cup After Mornington Cup Prelude Win

Co-trainer David Hayes is considering an ambitious Group 1 Australian Cup bid for the stable’s in-form galloper Boom Time after the stallion’s 2017 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Prelude win at Caulfield on Blue Diamond Day.

Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Prelude winner Boom Time could be 2017 Australian Cup bound on Super Saturday at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Futurity Stakes 2017 Field: 8 Rivals for Black Heart Bart

Futurity Stakes 2017 Field: 8 Rivals for Black Heart Bart

Short-priced favourite Black Heart Bart will face eight rivals in the 2017 Futurity Stakes field at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday coming off the CF Orr Stakes win.

Black Heart Bart chases his fifth Group 1 victory as the favourite in 2017 Futurity Stakes betting at Caulfield this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A fortnight back the Darren Weir-trained Blackfriars ...

Official 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Field

Official 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Field

The Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 field has been finalised with a full line-up of gun two-year-olds set to take to the Caulfield track on Saturday in the Group 1.

Catchy is one of five 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes hopes for Lindsay Park in the Group 1 this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Legless Veuve Heads 2017 The Vanity Field & Odds

Legless Veuve Heads 2017 The Vanity Field & Odds

Stuart Webb’s Manfred Stakes winning filly Legless Veuve has opened favourite in The Vanity 2017 betting for her second-up autumn run at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday.

Manfred Stakes winner Legless Veuve is the firming favourite in The Vanity 2017 odds for this weekend at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A final field of 10 three-year-old fillies face off in ...

Australian Guineas Hopes Top 2017 CS Hayes Stakes Field & Odds

Australian Guineas Hopes Top 2017 CS Hayes Stakes Field & Odds

The top three fancies in futures 2017 Australian Guineas betting for next month all face off at Flemington Racecourse with Saturday’s CS Hayes Stakes serving as a prelude for the punters.

The $750,000 Group 1 Australian Guineas

Favourite in 2017 Australian Guineas betting Seaburge leads the CS Hayes Stakes field at Flemington this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Tom Melbourne Races for Australian Cup 2017 Bid

Tom Melbourne Races for Australian Cup 2017 Bid

An improved Tom Melbourne will be out on show first-up on CF Orr Stakes Day this weekend with the Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained import looking to earn a shot at next month’s 2017 Australian Cup.

Mark Zahra rides 2017 Australian Cup hope Tom Melbourne first-up in the TS Carlyon Cup at Caulfield this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Favourite Heads Colts & Geldings Prelude

2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Favourite Heads Colts & Geldings Prelude

Peter & Paul Snowden’s early favourite in 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes betting Pariah has his final lead-up in the Blue Diamond Colts & Geldings Prelude at Caulfield this weekend.

2017 Blue Diamond Stakes favourite Pariah runs in the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude at Caulfield Racecourse on the weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

A final field of 14 two-year-old colts ...

2017 Australian Guineas Bid for Manfred Winner Legless Veuve

2017 Australian Guineas Bid for Manfred Winner Legless Veuve

Legless Veuve is tracking beautifully towards a Group 1 run against the boys in next month’s Australian Guineas 2017 after the Stuart Webb-trained filly won the Ladbrokes Manfred Stakes over the weekend.

Ladbrokes Manfred Stakes winner Legless Veuve targets the 2017 Australian Guineas at Flemington on March 4. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Going out as an $18 roughie in ...

Formality Dresses Up for Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017

Formality Dresses Up for Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017

Lindsay Park’s promising young filly Formality will take her next step towards the 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes when she takes to the Caulfield track in Saturday’s Ladbrokes Chairman’s Stakes.

Craig Williams will ride 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes hope Formality in the Ladbrokes Chairman’s Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The two-year-old daughter of Fastnet Rock ...