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Azkadellia Removed From Tristarc Stakes Nominations

Azkadellia Removed From Tristarc Stakes Nominations

Azkadellia has been removed from the 2016 Tristarc Stakes nominations as investigation continues into the ownership of the star mare.

Azkadellia will not be allowed to contest the Tristarc Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart

Azkadellia went to another level during her autumn campaign and she recorded a maiden Group 1 victory in the Queen Of The ...

Lankan Rupee Retains Position as World’s Best Sprinter

Lankan Rupee Retains Position as World’s Best Sprinter

Despite coming third in the Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) on Saturday, missing out on the win to Terravista by one length, Lankan Rupee looks set to retain his title as the world’s best sprinter.

Lankan Rupee (inside) remains the world’s best sprinter despite losing the Darley Classic to Terravista (outside). Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Racing Victoria’s chief sprinting ...

2014 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Results: Trust In A Gust Wins

2014 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes Results: Trust In A Gust Wins

Trust In A Gust delivered jockey Damian Lane his first Group 1 victory with a narrow win over Dissident in the 2014 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon.

Trust In A Gust recorded his maiden win at Group 1 level in the 2014 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Lane ...

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 ...

2014 Newmarket Handicap Weights Released

2014 Newmarket Handicap Weights Released

Talented five-year-old Moment Of Change will need to overcome the top weight of 58kgs if he is to register three-straight Group 1 victories in the 2014 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) after official weights were today released for the feature event at Flemington on March 8th.

Shamexpress has been allocated 56kgs for his defence of the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap ...

2014 Orr Stakes Day Scratchings And Track Report

2014 Orr Stakes Day Scratchings And Track Report

Group 1 racing returns to Melbourne today with the 2014 Orr Stakes meeting taking place at Caulfield Racecourse.

Victoria Derby winner Polanski has been withdrawn from the 2014 Autumn Stakes after developing hives overnight. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

The heatwave in Melbourne means that all the races have been pushed forward to earlier in the day and there will ...

Precedence Wins 2013 Queen Elizabeth Stakes For Bart Cummings

Precedence Wins 2013 Queen Elizabeth Stakes For Bart Cummings

Veteran stayer Precedence narrowly missed out on a start in the 2013 Melbourne Cup but made up for that disappointment with a narrow victory over Sertorius in the Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington this afternoon.

Precedence narrowly prevailed over Sertorius in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington this afternoon. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

Precedence won the ...

2013 VRC Sprint Classic Betting – Moment Of Change The Market Mover

2013 VRC Sprint Classic Betting – Moment Of Change The Market Mover

Peter Moody-trained Moment Of Change has been the best backed runner in 2013 VRC Sprint Classic betting markets; with the 2012 Sir Rupert Clark Stakes winner now into odds of $8.

Moment Of Change has been the best backed runner in 2013 VRC Sprint Classic betting markets. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Moment Of Change has not been ...

Updated Melbourne Cup Order Of Entry – Ibicenco Receives 1kg Penalty

Updated Melbourne Cup Order Of Entry – Ibicenco Receives 1kg Penalty

OTI Racing-owned Ibicenco has received a one kilogram penalty for the 2013 Melbourne Cup after his grinding victory in the Group 3 Geelong Cup (2400m) yesterday.

Ibicenco earnt a one kilogram penalty for the Melbourne Cup after his victory in the Group 3 Geelong Cup. Photo by: Horse Racing Photos Australia

Ibicenco was on the second line of Geelong ...

Sir John Hawkwood To Make Australian Debut At Caulfield

Sir John Hawkwood To Make Australian Debut At Caulfield

Imported stayer Sir John Hawkwood will make his Australian racing debut in the Programmed Property Services Handicap (2000m) at Caulfield on Sunday.

Sir John Hawkwood will face Verdant and a number of other quality stayers at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Sir John Hawkwood was purchased by the Waratah Thoroughbreds operation, owned by prominent New South ...