News About Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival

Big Job for Lone Eagle to Make 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Field

Big Job for Lone Eagle to Make 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Field

Reigning champion trainer Mick Price is planning his Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 assault as he chases successive wins in the classic, but knows the timing may not be ideal for the promising Lone Eagle.

Mick Price is gearing up for a 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes win after his success last autumn with Extreme Choice (pictured). Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

Extreme Choice to Resume in Oakleigh Plate 2017

Extreme Choice to Resume in Oakleigh Plate 2017

Mick Price has his Blue Diamond Stakes winner Extreme Choice down to kick-off his autumn at home at Caulfield Racecourse next month in the 2017 Oakleigh Plate.

Two-time Group 1 winning colt Extreme Choice is set to return to racing in the 2017 Oakleigh Plate at home at Caulfield. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Flying Artie To Strike First-Up in Black Caviar Lightning 2017

Flying Artie To Strike First-Up in Black Caviar Lightning 2017

All the major Group 1 autumn sprints in Melbourne and Sydney are on the cards for Mick Price’s star colt Flying Artie who is set to kick off in the 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes next month.

Coolmore Stud Stakes winner Flying Artie will resume at Flemington in the Black Caviar Lightning Stakes 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Seaburge Set For 2017 Australian Guineas Aim

Seaburge Set For 2017 Australian Guineas Aim

The Lindsay Park stable have the Australian Guineas 2017 on the agenda this March for dual Group 1 placegetter colt Seaburge.

Seaburge will target Flemington’s Australian Guineas 2017 this March during the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A three-year-old son of Sebring, the David & Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig-trained Seaburge had a shot at ...

2017 CF Orr First-Up for He’s Our Rokkii

2017 CF Orr First-Up for He’s Our Rokkii

Next month’s CF Orr Stakes 2017 kicks off Group 1 racing for another year and is also scheduled as the autumn kick off for Toorak Handicap winner He’s Our Rokkii.

Group 1 winner He’s Our Rokkii will target the 2017 CF Orr – Futurity Stakes double at Caulfield during February. Photo: Steve Hart.

Formerly prepared in New Zealand, the ...

Jukebox Plays 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Card

Jukebox Plays 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Card

Ciaron Maher’s class colt Jukebox has shot into Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 contention with a smart debut win at Geelong on Wednesday.

Trainer Ciaron Maher could chase the 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes win with his young colt Jukebox. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The son of Snitzel lined-up in a two-year-olds maiden over 1100m on January 12 with Craig Williams aboard ...

2017 Blue Diamond Second Acceptances Leaves 198

2017 Blue Diamond Second Acceptances Leaves 198

Just under 200 juveniles remain in contention for one of the autumn’s feature races with Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 second acceptances taken this week.

The Lindsay Park-trained filly Catchy is early favourite of the 198 Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 second acceptors. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Held at Caulfield Racecourse on February 25, the $1.5 million Group 1 Ladbrokes Blue ...

2017 Australia Stakes Return for Turn Me Loose

2017 Australia Stakes Return for Turn Me Loose

This month’s Australia Stakes 2017 at Moonee Valley is pencilled in as the first-up run back down under for Kiwi galloper Turn Me Loose who won a Cambridge trial at home this week.

Turn Me Loose is set to resume in the 2017 Australia Stakes on January 27 this autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

On Tuesday morning co-trainer Andrew Forsman...

Early Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Odds

Early Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 Odds

Early pre-field 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes odds are now out at bookmakers around the country with two Lindsay Park-trained youngsters heading futures markets on the February classic.

Catchy is an early favourite in futures 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes betting this autumn for Lindsay Park. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Second acceptances for the $1.5 million Group 1 Ladbrokes Blue ...

Miss Rose De Lago Targets CF Orr Stakes 2017

Miss Rose De Lago Targets CF Orr Stakes 2017

Flemington horseman Danny O’Brien hopes to break through in elite level class this autumn with his smart mare Miss Rose De Lago who targets the 2017 CF Orr Stakes next month.

Miss Rose De Lago will run first-up in the 2017 CF Orr Stakes at Caulfield in February. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The former Perth-trained daughter of Encosta De Lago ...