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Champion Jockey Douglas Whyte Booked for 2014 Caulfield Cup

Champion Jockey Douglas Whyte Booked for 2014 Caulfield Cup

Trainer Chris Waller has managed a major achievement after booking Hong Kong jockey Douglas Whyte to ride Junoob in the $3 million Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m). Junoob emerged as a strong 2014 Caulfield Cup contender after displaying strong staying power to win Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) last Saturday by half a length. Leading online bookmaker…

Dear Demi Takes Out 2014 Stocks Stakes

Dear Demi Takes Out 2014 Stocks Stakes

The Caulfield Cup odds of talented mare Dear Demi have been slashed after she upset Commanding Jewel to win the 2014 Stocks Stakes at Moonee Valley tonight. Dear Demi was positioned just behind the leaders Solicit and Commanding Jewel in the early stages of the Stocks Stakes and tracked into the race beautifully coming around the…

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Nominations Taken

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Nominations Taken

Nominations for the Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 next Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival were taken by the Melbourne Racing Club (MRC) on Tuesday with 1205 yearlings nominated for the two-year-olds’ classic. With nominations up 17 from last season, next year’s $1 million Group 1 Sportingbet Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) marks the 45th edition of the race…

2013 Caulfield Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2013 Caulfield Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

One of the biggest days on the Australian racing calendar is finally here with Caulfield Racecourse to play host to an exciting ten race Caulfield Cup Day 2013card. The feature race is the $2,500,000 Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) that is set to be run with its compete 18 horse field; with emergencies Forgotten Voice,…

Platelet Favourite In 2013 Caulfield Sprint Betting Market

Platelet Favourite In 2013 Caulfield Sprint Betting Market

Two-time Group 1 winner Platelet is the favourite in 2013 Caulfield Sprint (1100m) betting markets but a number of other sprinters have been well backed to upset the underrated mare. Thirteen sprinters are set to tackle the Group 2 Caulfield Sprint at the home of the Melbourne Racing Club this weekend and thus far it has…

Pre-Barrier Draw Caulfield Cup 2013 Odds

Pre-Barrier Draw Caulfield Cup 2013 Odds

The 2013 Caulfield Cup final field has been released and although the barrier draw will not take place until tomorrow there has already been plenty of action in Caulfield Cup betting markets. The Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) will take place at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday and is set to be a very open betting race;…

Official Caulfield Cup 2013 Field Announced

Official Caulfield Cup 2013 Field Announced

The 2013 Caulfield Cup (2400m) final field has been released; with eighteen runners as well as four emergencies included in the field for the world’s richest 2400 metre handicap race that will be run at Caulfield Racecourseon Saturday. 22 horses were paid up for at the final acceptance stage for the Caulfield Cup and the…

Moody Looking Ahead To Caulfield Cup With Kesampour

Moody Looking Ahead To Caulfield Cup With Kesampour

Imported stayer Kesampour will make his Australian racing debut in the Listed Slickpix Stakes (1700m) at Caulfield on Saturday but trainer Peter Moody is already looking ahead to the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) with the talented four-year-old. Moody has been impressed with how the son of King’s Best has performed in trackwork since arriving in…

Memsie Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

Memsie Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

The 2013 edition of the Group 1 Memsie Stakes (1400m) may be the most anticipated in the storied history of the race, with a number of 2013 Spring Racing Carnival contenders set to begin their campaigns in the recently upgraded race. A field of fourteen legitimate Group 1 candidates will contest the Memsie Stakes at Caulfield…

Caulfield Run For Black Caviar Next Race

Caulfield Run For Black Caviar Next Race

Connections of the world’s best mare Black Caviar has confirmed that the soon-to-return spring queen will make a special appearance for her fans at Caulfield Racecourse ahead of her swansong campaign this autumn. The undefeated Bel Esprit six-year-old hasn’t made a public appearance since her gallant international debut, Black Caviar taking her flawless career record…