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Flying Artie on top of 2016 Blue Sapphire Stakes field

Flying Artie on top of 2016 Blue Sapphire Stakes field

Golden Slipper placegetter Flying Artie is on top of the thirteen horse field for the Group 3 $350,000 Catanach’s Jewellers Blue Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Wednesday.

Flying Artie, above, heads up the field for the Blue Sapphire Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Mick Price trained Flying Artie has drawn barrier four with Damien Oliver...

The Vanity Ideal for Alaskan Rose

The Vanity Ideal for Alaskan Rose

Mike Moroney has been thrilled with the form and classy displayed by Alaskan Rose since her first-up run this time and is confident the mare is up to the standard of the talented field confirmed for Saturday’s Group 3 The Vanity (1400m) at Flemington.

Trainer Mike Moroney is confident Alaskan Rose is ready for a big performance in Saturday’s ...

Moroney Looking to Repeat History with Merion in CS Hayes Stakes 2015

Moroney Looking to Repeat History with Merion in CS Hayes Stakes 2015

It’s all just a little bit of history repeating for Merion in the Group 3 CS Hayes Stakes (1400m) at Flemington on Saturday, which trainer Mike Moroney is hoping will work in his three-year-old gelding’s favour.

Merion (inside) and Chivalry (outside) could face off again in the CS Hayes Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Merion won over 1400 ...

Merion Targets 2015 Australian Guineas

Merion Targets 2015 Australian Guineas

Merion will begin his 2015 autumn racing campaign next month but trainer Mike Moroney is still working out a first-up run.

Merion (inside) will target the Group 1 Australian Guineas during the autumn. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The three-year-old gelding will be aimed towards the Group 1 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington Racecourse on March 7 and will ...

Rhythm To Spare Out of 2015 Autumn Racing Carnivals

Rhythm To Spare Out of 2015 Autumn Racing Carnivals

Six time winner Rhythm To Spare will miss the 2015 autumn racing season due to an injury, it was revealed Friday morning.

Rhythm To Spare will miss the entire autumn racing carnivals after he had surgery on a bone-chip in a fetlock. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The Mike Moroney-trained five-year-old was getting prepared for the Group 2 Villiers Stakes...

Melbourne Cup Odds Continue to Firm for Araldo

Melbourne Cup Odds Continue to Firm for Araldo

Steadily building to the task over four starts this time in, classy German import Araldo’s 2014 Melbourne Cup odds have continued to shorten all week as a guaranteed start in the Race That Stops a Nations has drawn closer, and appear likely to firm more with confirmation of a berth on Saturday morning.

Araldo’s 2014 Melbourne Cup odds continue ...

Araldo Looks to Bypass Derby Day for 2014 Melbourne Cup Start

Araldo Looks to Bypass Derby Day for 2014 Melbourne Cup Start

Araldo’s place in the 2014 Melbourne Cup final field was all but cemented following Gai Waterhouse’s withdrawal of The Offer from the race.

Araldo may not need to run on Victoria Derby Day to gain his Melbourne Cup start after The Offer was removed yesterday. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

With a field limit of 24, Araldo ...

Will Araldo Win The Caulfield Cup At Big Odds?

Will Araldo Win The Caulfield Cup At Big Odds?

Araldo looked as though he was going to miss out on a start in the 2014 Caulfield Cup, but will take his place in the Group 1 event following the withdrawals of Gris Caro and Dandino on Thursday.

Araldo is yet to record a race win since he took out the 2013 The Bart Cummings on protest from Sea ...

Araldo to Run in 2014 Geelong Cup

Araldo to Run in 2014 Geelong Cup

The Mike Moroney-trained Araldo will look to the Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) in a bid to qualify for the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m).

Araldo (centre) will need to win the Geelong Cup if he has a chance of making the 2014 Melbourne Cup field. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The lightly raced stayer, who took a ...

Merion Wins 2014 Living Legends Stakes

Merion Wins 2014 Living Legends Stakes

Lining up for without doubt his toughest task to date at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon, exciting three-year-old Merion has well and truly risen to the occasion, displaying a keen turn of foot to win the Listed Living Legends Stakes (1400m) in a photo finish.

Merion (inside) has beaten Chivalry in a photo finish in the 2014 Living Legends Stakes. Photo: ...