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2016 Caulfield Cup Second Acceptances: 6 Internationals

2016 Caulfield Cup Second Acceptances: 6 Internationals

Only six international raiders are still officially in the mix for the Caulfield Cup 2016 after a total of 58 horses were paid up for at second acceptance stage for the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival classic this week.

Hill Stakes winner Hartnell heads 2016 Caulfield Cup betting post-second acceptances. Photo: Steve Hart.

On Tuesday Racing Victoria took second acceptances for ...

2016 Makybe Diva Stakes Field: Three for Weir

2016 Makybe Diva Stakes Field: Three for Weir

Record breaking Melbourne trainer Darren Weir will saddle-up three chances including the short-priced favourite Black Heart Bart in the Makybe Diva Stakes 2016 field at Flemington Racecourse this weekend.

Four-time winning jockey Damien Oliver partners the 2016 Makybe Diva Stakes favourite Black Heart Bart in the Flemington Group 1 this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to run as Flemington ...

Black Heart Bart Leads 2016 Makybe Diva Stakes Nominations

Black Heart Bart Leads 2016 Makybe Diva Stakes Nominations

Darren Weir’s last start Memsie Stakes winner Black Heart Bart headlines the nominations for the Group 1 feature in Melbourne this weekend – Flemington’s Makybe Diva Stakes 2016.

Memsie Stakes winner Black Heart Bart chases another Melbourne Group 1 spring win in the 2016 Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A total ...

Internationals Top 2016 Caulfield Cup Weights

Internationals Top 2016 Caulfield Cup Weights

The Aidan O’Brien-trained duo of Highland Reel and Order Of St George have been allocated the equal 58kg top weight for the Caulfield Cup 2016 with handicaps released by Racing Victoria this week.

The Aidan O’Brien-trained Irish galloper Highland Reel is one of two 58kg equal top weights for the 2016 Caulfield Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Irish horseman ...

Tarzino Nominated for 2016 Melbourne Cup

Tarzino Nominated for 2016 Melbourne Cup

Mick Price has thrown in a Melbourne Cup 2016 nomination for last year’s VRC Derby winner Tarzino who he confirmed took no harm out of his Memsie Stakes return last weekend.

Tarzino is in the mix for the 2016 Melbourne Cup on the first Tuesday of November. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Tavistock stallion Tarzino made his four-year-old debut last Saturday ...

Da Big Hoss Could Represent USA in Melbourne Cup 2016

Da Big Hoss Could Represent USA in Melbourne Cup 2016

North America could have their maiden runner in a Melbourne Cup field in 2016 with the USA’s premier stayer Da Big Hoss among the strong international contingent nominated for this year’s edition of the two mile classic.

Last year’s fifth-placegetter Big Orange is among the top international 2016 Melbourne Cup nominations this spring. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Racing Victoria received ...

Black Heart Bart On Top Of Memsie Stakes Betting

Black Heart Bart On Top Of Memsie Stakes Betting

The 2016 Memsie Stakes odds of Black Heart Bart continue to shorten and the star galloper is set to start the Group 1 event at Caulfield this afternoon as a clear favourite.

Black Heart Bart will start the 2016 Memsie Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday as a dominant favourite. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

Black Heart Bart opened as a dominant ...

Melbourne Cup Winner Heads 2016 Memsie Stakes Field

Melbourne Cup Winner Heads 2016 Memsie Stakes Field

Darren Weir’s reigning Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance kicks off his Spring Cups bid this season with a first-up run in the Memsie Stakes 2016 field at Caulfield on Saturday.

Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance is one of four Darren Weir-trained runners in Saturday’s 2016 Memsie Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

A total of 14 ...

2016 Memsie Stakes Betting: Black Heart Bart Early Favourite

2016 Memsie Stakes Betting: Black Heart Bart Early Favourite

Darren Weir’s distance specialist Black Heart Bart has opened early and clear favourite in all-in Memsie Stakes 2016 betting to win the season’s first Group 1 in his resuming run on Saturday.

The Goodwood winner Black Heart Bart heads early 2016 Memsie Stakes betting for this weekend in Melbourne. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Caulfield Racecourse hosts the opening elite level ...

Four For Weir In 2016 Memsie Stakes Nominations

Four For Weir In 2016 Memsie Stakes Nominations

The 2016 Memsie Stakes nominations have been released and leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir has four horses in the initial entries for the Group 1 event.

Black Heart Bart is one of four Darren Weir-trained horses in the 2016 Memsie Stakes nominations. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

The Memsie Stakes has always been the major 2016 Spring Racing Carnival goal for ...