News About Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival

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.

Reigning Caulfield Cup winner Jameka is out of action for the remainder of 2017. Photo: Steve Hart.

The $4.8 million earning daughter of Myboycharlie is still very unwell after ...

Noblet Goes Silent on Tattersall’s Tiara 2017 Bid

Noblet Goes Silent on Tattersall’s Tiara 2017 Bid

Caulfield’s Andrew Noblet has opted not to press onto next month’s 2017 Tattersall’s Tiara with his Group 1 winning mare Silent Sedition who has been sent for a spell ahead of a spring return.

Group 1 winner Silent Sedition will bypass the Tattersall’s Tiara in Queensland this winter in favour of a spring return targeting the 2017 Myer Classic. Photo: ...

Melbourne Cup 2017 Take Four for Who Shot Thebarman

Melbourne Cup 2017 Take Four for Who Shot Thebarman

Chris Waller’s evergreen veteran stayer Who Shot Thebarman is in the paddock gearing up for a fourth shot at the ‘race that stops a nation’ with the 2017 Melbourne Cup target pending in the spring.

Chris Waller’s consistent two miler Who Shot Thebarman is being prepared for a fourth shot at the Melbourne Cup 2017 this November. Photo: Ultimate ...

McArdle Dreaming of 2017 Caulfield Guineas Win

McArdle Dreaming of 2017 Caulfield Guineas Win

The spring’s Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 is the long-term goal for John McArdle’s highly-spruiked youngster Doubt I’m Dreaming who has won his only career start to date.

Doubt I’m Dreaming could be 2017 Caulfield Guineas bound this October during the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Originally a $210,000 buy from the 2016 Magic Millions National Yearling ...

2016 Kilmore Cup Win Breaks Drought for Hazzabeel

2016 Kilmore Cup Win Breaks Drought for Hazzabeel

Ciaron Maher’s Perth expat Hazzabeel finally broke through for his maiden Victorian win on Sunday breaking a year long drought with success in the Kilmore Cup 2016.

Trainer Ciaron Maher has returned 2016 Kilmore Cup winner Hazzabeel back to winning form. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Originally raced in W.A. but trained by Gai Waterhouse, the now six-year-old son of ...

Pilote D’Essai Wins 2016 Ballarat Cup – Results

Pilote D’Essai Wins 2016 Ballarat Cup – Results

Lindsay Park import Pilote D’Essai enjoyed the step up in distance for Saturday’s Ballarat Cup 2016 posting an impressive two length win in the Victorian staying showdown.

Scherzoso (pictured at Caulfield) ran second to Pilot D’Essai in the 2016 Ballarat Cup results over the weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Coming into the race off an unplaced effort over 1800m at ...

Payne on Manageress in Ballarat Cup 2016

Payne on Manageress in Ballarat Cup 2016

Cranbourne’s Cindy Alderson has engaged the services of last year’s Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne to ride her mare Manageress in the 2016 Ballarat Cup this Saturday.

Manageress (inside) has Michelle Payne riding in Saturday’s 2016 Ballarat Cup. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Magnus five-year-old Manageress is one of a full field of stayers in the $300,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) ...

Kenjorwood Tops 2016 Kilmore Cup Field & Weights

Kenjorwood Tops 2016 Kilmore Cup Field & Weights

The Darren Weir-trained Kenjorwood is set to carry top weight in Sunday’s Kilmore Cup 2016 field in inland Victoria as he looks for his first win since the winter.

Kenjorwood carries top weight in the 2016 Kilmore Cup in Victoria on Sunday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A seven-year-old son of Snippetson, Kenjorwood is one of a capacity field of ...

2016 Ballarat Cup Tips & Odds Update

2016 Ballarat Cup Tips & Odds Update

The lucrative Ballarat Cup 2016 brings the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival Black-Types to a close on Saturday in country Victoria, betting tips and the updated odds for the showdown found below.

Taiyoo is the upset Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Ballarat Cup this weekend in Victoria. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Due to jump at 4:40pm (AEDT) as Ballarat Race 8, ...

Observational Ballarat Cup 2016 Win Wouldn’t Surprise Sadler

Observational Ballarat Cup 2016 Win Wouldn’t Surprise Sadler

Trainer John Sadler said he “wouldn’t be surprised” to see his roughie hope Observational get up in the 2016 Ballarat Cup on Saturday and end a 27 year drought in the race for the horseman.

Train John Sadler (pictured with Regan Bayliss) shoots for his second Ballarat Cup win 27 years after his first this weekend with Observational. Photo: Race ...