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2014 Darley Classic Nominations Feature Lankan Rupee

2014 Darley Classic Nominations Feature Lankan Rupee

Nominations for a host of spring features were taken by Racing Victoria today including those for the Darley Classic 2014 running at Flemington Racecourse on the last day of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Defending Darley Classic winner Buffering is nominated to defend his title in 2014. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Emirates Stakes Day feature, held on Saturday ...

Tiger Tees Wins 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap on Class

Tiger Tees Wins 2014 Aurie’s Star Handicap on Class

The class of Joe Pride’s Group 1 winner Tiger Tees got them home first-up at Flemington in Saturday’s Aurie’s Star Handicap 2014 with the veteran racing in Melbourne for the first time in nearly two years.

Aurie's Star Handicap winner Tiger Tees is on track for another good Group 1 sprints' campaign. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Resuming off ...

Darley Sponsors 2014 VRC Sprint Classic

Darley Sponsors 2014 VRC Sprint Classic

Global racing powerhouse Darley will sponsor the 2014 edition of the VRC Sprint Classic this November during the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

Top rated sprinter Lankan Rupee could have international competiton in the 2014 Darley Classic this spring. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Darley name will make up part of the race name for this year’s $1 million ...

Jubilee Winner Powers into 2014 VRC Sprint Classic Contention

Jubilee Winner Powers into 2014 VRC Sprint Classic Contention

After taking out last Saturday’s Golden Jubilee at Royal Ascot, the Edward Lynam-trained Irish sprinter Slade Power is in the mix for the VRC Sprint Classic 2014 in Melbourne this spring.

Connections of the flying Dutch Art stallion named the $1 million Group 1 VRC Sprint Classic (1200m), formerly the Patinack Farm Classic, as a possible option ...

2013 VRC Sprint Classic Results – Buffering Stamps Himself As Australia’s Leading Sprinter

2013 VRC Sprint Classic Results – Buffering Stamps Himself As Australia’s Leading Sprinter

Queensland sprinter Buffering stamped himself as the leading sprinter in Australia with his second straight victory at Group 1 level in the 2013 VRC Sprint Classic (1200m), the race formerly known as the Patinack Farm Classic, at Flemington this afternoon.

Buffering led from start to finish to record his second straight Group 1 victory in the VRC Sprint Classic ...

Flemington Results – Platelet Is 2013 Gilgai Stakes Winner

Flemington Results – Platelet Is 2013 Gilgai Stakes Winner

Platelet has won the Group 2 Gilgai Stakes at Flemington Racecourse today October 5, 2013.

The five-year-old won the race by almost a length in front of a gallant Spirit Of Boom, who finished second, and Steps In Time, who placed in third.

Platelet has now won eight of her 21 race starts and has taken her career ...

2013 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Results – Rebel Dane Wins In Photo Finish

2013 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Results – Rebel Dane Wins In Photo Finish

Rebel Dane dug deep to hold-off Fontelina and Solzhenitsyn in the Group 1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield this afternoon.

Rebel Dane recorded his first win at Group 1 level in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

The California Dane entire hit the lead with 200 metres left to run but was headed by ...

Lucky Nine Heads 2013 Manikato Stakes Nominations

Lucky Nine Heads 2013 Manikato Stakes Nominations

Casper Fowne’s talented Hong Kong sprinter Lucky Nine is the headline Manikato Stakes 2013 nominee for next month’s Moonee Valley classic, the five-time Group 1 winner touching down in Melbourne today.

Bel Sprinter (pictured) gets the chance to turn the table on international star Lucky Nine in the 2013 Manikato Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

Held on the Friday evening ...

2013 Caulfield Guineas Second Acceptances – Zoustar Still In It

2013 Caulfield Guineas Second Acceptances – Zoustar Still In It

They may be a long shot for a final acceptances but Chris Waller’s Golden Rose winner Zoustar is one of the 46 three-year-olds making up the Caulfield Guineas 2013 second declarations today.

Coolmore Stud Stakes-bound Zoustar remains in the mix for the 2013 Caulfield Guineas. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Running at Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday October 12, the $1 million ...

Rebel Dane To Make Melbourne Debut In Bobbie Lewis Quality

Rebel Dane To Make Melbourne Debut In Bobbie Lewis Quality

Rising sprinter Rebel Dane has been nominated to make his Melbourne racing debut in the Group 3 Bobbie Lewis Quality (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Rebel Dane was one of twenty-five horses included in the nominations for the Group 3 Bobbie Lewis Quality at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart

Twenty-five horses have been nominated to contest the $150,000 event ...