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Waterhouse Eyes 2016 Caulfield Guineas for Evacuation

Waterhouse Eyes 2016 Caulfield Guineas for Evacuation

Evacuation has just his second start in Sydney on the weekend but co-trainer Gai Waterhouse has a high opinion of the youngster who could target the Caulfield Guineas 2016 in Melbourne this October.

Gai Waterhouse has the 2016 Caulfield Guineas in mind for Evacuation who returns to racing in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Waterhouse and training partner Adrian ...

2017 Golden Slipper Nominations Released

2017 Golden Slipper Nominations Released

The Australian Turf Club (ATC) took early nominations for the Golden Slipper 2017 this week with a bumper 2,091 youngsters in the mix for next year’s edition of the world’s richest race for juveniles.

2016 Golden Slipper winner Capitalist. Photo: Steve Hart.

Nominations for the $3.5 million Group 1 Longines Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m), run at Rosehill Gardens on March ...

2015 Golden Slipper Form Right for Vancouver

2015 Golden Slipper Form Right for Vancouver

Ahead of black-type winning colt Vancouver’s first-up run of the season at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday, his five-time Golden Slipper winning trainer Gai Waterhouse is making comparisons between him and a host of her other male Slipper champions.

Tommy Berry is excited to stay on Gai Waterhouse’s Golden Slipper-bound colt Vancouver in Saturday’s Canonbury Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...

Dear Demi Primed for Cockram Stakes Resumption

Dear Demi Primed for Cockram Stakes Resumption

A notable performer over major races through the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival, trainer Clarry Conners has revealed he is thrilled with the form of Group 1-winning mare Dear Demi ahead of her resumption in this weekend’s Group 3 Cockram Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield.

Dear Demi will resume in this weekend's Group 3 Cockram Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia...

Happy Birthday, Thoroughbreds of Australia!

Happy Birthday, Thoroughbreds of Australia!

The arrival of August 1st marks the birthday of every Australian Thoroughbred each year, and 2014 marks a particularly special year for several of the nation’s most memorable and loved performers.

Pierro is one of champion stallion Lonhro's high-achieving progeny. Photo: Steve Hart

Arguably the biggest landmark for Australian runners chalking up another year in 2014, 1997 World Champion ...

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.

The Darley-owned Earthquake winning the 2014 Blue Diamond Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

With nominations up 17 from last season, next year’s $1 million Group 1 Sportingbet Blue Diamond ...

Driefontein Primed for Robert Sangster Stakes

Driefontein Primed for Robert Sangster Stakes

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is confident talented four-year-old Driefontein has the class and is in the right form to break through for a maiden victory at Group 1 level in this afternoon’s Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at South Australia’s Morphettville Racecourse.

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is expecting a successful run from Driefontein in this afternoon's Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes. Photo: Jenny ...

2014 Chairman’s Stakes Betting Update

2014 Chairman’s Stakes Betting Update

A number of talented two-year-olds will meet in the Chairman’s Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday and there is very little separating the leading contenders in the betting market for the Group 3 event.

Bugatty is one of a number of juveniles that have been backed to win the 2014 Chairman's Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos ...

Bugatty Included In 2014 Chairman’s Stakes Nominations

Bugatty Included In 2014 Chairman’s Stakes Nominations

Classy colt Bugatty has been included in the nominations for the Group 3 Chairman’s Stakes (1100m) that will be held at Caulfield on Saturday.

Bugatty is set to have his third race start in the Chairman's Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday after being included in the nominations for the Group 3 event. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Bugatty made his ...

Travel Associates Classic Final Field Released

Travel Associates Classic Final Field Released

 

A strong group of mares will contest the Listed Travel Associates Classic (1200m), the race formerly known as the Tattersalls Classic, at Doomben on Saturday; with classy mare Doubtfilly to carry the top weight of 58.5kg.

2012 Golden Slipper fourth placegetter Doubtfilly will take on a strong field in the Travel Associates Classic at Doomben on Saturday. Photo ...