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Caulfield Sprint Nominations Packed With Talent

Caulfield Sprint Nominations Packed With Talent

The 2016 Caulfield Sprint nominations have been released and there is set to be plenty of talent in the Group 2 event.

Lankan Rupee is set to return to the races in the 2016 Caulfield Sprint this weekend. Photo by: Sarah Ebbett

Lankan Rupee has not been seen at the races since he failed to fire in the Group 2 ...

2014 George Main Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2014 George Main Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Racing returns Royal Randwick for George Main Stakes Day and there six black type races on what is set to be a very exciting race card.

Entirely Platinum has been scratched from the Hill Stakes and will instead run in the Naturalism Stakes in Melbourne. Photo by: Steve Hart

The 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival has been plagued by wet ...

Berry Pleased with McEwen Stakes Partner Orujo

Berry Pleased with McEwen Stakes Partner Orujo

Confirmed to line up the world’s leading sprinter this afternoon, jockey Tommy Berry is confident of a successful tilt at the Group 2 McEwen Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley with Orujo, despite having never partnered the talented three-year-old competitively.

Jockey Tommy Berry is pleased to have picked up the ride on Orujo in the 2014 McEwen Stakes. Photo: Taron ...

McEwen Stakes Betting 2014 – Lankan Rupee Odds-On

McEwen Stakes Betting 2014 – Lankan Rupee Odds-On

Unsurprisingly Mick Price’s champion sprint star Lankan Rupee has opened odds-on favourite in the 2014 McEwen Stakes betting markets for his race return in Melbourne this weekend.

Lankan Rupee is odds-on in 2014 McEwen Stakes betting at Moonee Valley this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Running as Moonee Valley Race 5 at 2:45pm (AEST) on Saturday this year’s ...

Lankan Rupee Faces Eight Rivals in 2014 McEwen Stakes Field

Lankan Rupee Faces Eight Rivals in 2014 McEwen Stakes Field

The world’s current highest rated sprinter Lankan Rupee will face off against eight brave rivals on Saturday at Moonee Valley when the triple Group 1 champion resumes racing in the McEwen Stakes 2014.

Lankan Rupee is the horse to beat first-up in the 2014 McEwen Stakes this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

This year’s $200,000 Group 2 Mitty’s McEwen ...

2014 McEwen Stakes Weight Advantage for Eloping

2014 McEwen Stakes Weight Advantage for Eloping

Co-trainer Peter Morgan is confident an eight and a half weight advantage will see his smart young filly Eloping give hot favourite Lankan Rupee something to beat in Saturday’s McEwen Stakes 2014 at Moonee Valley Racecourse.

Young filly Eloping carries just 50kg first-up in Saturday's McEwen Stakes 2014. Photo: Steve Hart.

There were 14 gallopers nominated for the weight-for-age ...

Orujo Tops 2014 McKenzie Stakes Odds

Orujo Tops 2014 McKenzie Stakes Odds

Exciting Godolphin-raced youngster Orujo is after another win following a first-up success at Sandown when he jumps favourite in Saturday’s McKenzie Stakes 2014 at Moonee Valley Racecourse.

Petrology (outside) is one of the top fancies for Saturday's McKenzie Stakes 2014 at Moonee Valley. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Exceed And Excel colt returned to racing on August ...

12 nominated for 2014 McKenzie Stakes

12 nominated for 2014 McKenzie Stakes

A less-than capacity field of 12 colts and geldings has been confirmed for this weekend’s Listed McKenzie Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse, highlighted by several exciting Spring Carnival prospects.

John O'Shea and Godolphin will be represented by leading chance Orujo in the 2014 McKenzie Stakes. Photo: Daniel Costello

Yet to taste anything but success since debuting to racing in ...

2014 McKenzie Stakes Nominations Feature Divan

2014 McKenzie Stakes Nominations Feature Divan

An exciting prospect from the Macedon Lodge stables kicks off a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign with the Robert Hickmott-trained Divan nominated for the McKenzie Stakes 2014.

Trainer Robert Hickmott kicks off the 2014 Caulfield Guineas campaign of Divan on Saturday at Moonee Valley. Photo: Taron Clarke.

One of two black-type races on the Moonee Valley card for ...

2014 McKenzie Stakes for Orujo Next Race

2014 McKenzie Stakes for Orujo Next Race

Connections of the John O’Shea-trained up-and-comer Orujo have confirmed the McKenzie Stakes 2014 next start for the colt after their first-up win for global powerhouse Godolphin at Sandown on Wednesday.

Nicholas Hall rode the promising Godolphin-owned Orujo to victory at Sandown on Wednesday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Stepping out for O’Shea for the first time at the midweek ...