News About Pilote D’Essai

Boom Time In 2017 Australian Cup After Mornington Cup Prelude Win

Boom Time In 2017 Australian Cup After Mornington Cup Prelude Win

Co-trainer David Hayes is considering an ambitious Group 1 Australian Cup bid for the stable’s in-form galloper Boom Time after the stallion’s 2017 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Prelude win at Caulfield on Blue Diamond Day.

Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Prelude winner Boom Time could be 2017 Australian Cup bound on Super Saturday at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The nicely-bred five-year-old son ...

2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day Scratchings & Preview

2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day Scratchings & Preview

The Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Day 2017 card runs at Caulfield Racecourse this afternoon with three Group 1 autumn races to enjoy – full Melbourne scratchings, track report and race previews found below.

Last year’s Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes winner Extreme Choice is back in 2017 shooting for the Oakleigh Plate win. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Melbourne is in for ...

2017 Australian Cup Hopes in TS Carlyon Cup Field

2017 Australian Cup Hopes in TS Carlyon Cup Field

A number of stayers nominated for the Australian Cup 2017 in March on Super Saturday take to the Caulfield track in Melbourne this weekend facing off in the TS Carlyon Cup field.

Tally is a key 2017 Australian Cup nominated galloper running in the TS Carlyon Cup at Caulfield this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

One of the support ...

Australian Cup now for 2016 Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai

Australian Cup now for 2016 Pakenham Cup winner Pilote D’Essai

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes will set French import Pilote D’Essai for the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington during the 2017 Melbourne Autumn Carnival after winning the Pakenham Cup last Saturday.

Apprentice Regan Bayliss, above, scored back to back wins on Pilote D’Essai when he won the Pakenham Cup at Pakenham. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

The Listed ...

2016 Pakenham Cup Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 Pakenham Cup Betting Tips & Odds Update

The feature race in Victoria on the weekend is Saturday’s Pakenham Cup 2016, betting tips and the updated odds on the staying showdown found below.

Swacadelic (outside) is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Pakenham Cup on Saturday in Victoria. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Set to run as Race 7 at 4:40pm (AEDT) as part of a nine ...

2016 Pakenham Cup Field and Barrier Draw Completed

2016 Pakenham Cup Field and Barrier Draw Completed

Fourteen stayers have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Listed Pakenham Cup (2500m), following the completion of a barrier draw for the Victorian feature race this morning.

Swacadelic has been confirmed in the 2016 Pakenham Cup field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Pilote D’essai stormed home to win the Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m) a fortnight ago, and has been ...

Cinnamon Carter A Chance in 2016 Pakenham Cup

Cinnamon Carter A Chance in 2016 Pakenham Cup

In-form mare Cinnamon Carter is a definite chance in a class edition of the Pakenham Cup 2016 in Victoria on Saturday according to her trainer Robbie Laing.

Swacadelic (pictured, outside) is one of the likely rivals Cinnamon Carter will face in the Pakenham Cup 2016 field on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Laing stables the Al Maher mare at ...

Mix-Up for Swacadelic in Pakenham Cup 2016

Mix-Up for Swacadelic in Pakenham Cup 2016

Warrnambool trainer Aaron Purcell is hoping mixing up the distances and jockeys for his in-form stayer Swacadelic will be the key to unlocking the horse’s winning form in the 2016 Pakenham Cup on the weekend.

Swacadelic (outside) has Craig Williams booked for the 2016 Pakenham Cup ride this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The headline race in Victoria on Saturday ...

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 ...

2016 Ballarat Cup Betting: Cool Chap Narrow Favourite

2016 Ballarat Cup Betting: Cool Chap Narrow Favourite

Lee & Anthony Freedman’s four-year-old stayer Cool Chap has opened narrow favourite in an open Ballarat Cup 2016 betting market for the last of the Melbourne spring Black-Types this weekend.

Cool Chap is narrow early favourite to win Saturday’s 2016 Ballarat Cup in country Victoria. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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