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Caulfield Racecourse Track Report – 2011 Caulfield Cup Day

Caulfield Racecourse Track Report – 2011 Caulfield Cup Day

Caulfield Racecourse is currently rated as a Dead4 ahead of today’s Caulfield Cup Day 2011.

However, with fine weather predicted throughout the day in Melbourne, Caulfield Racecourse is expected to be upgraded to a Good 3 after initial two or three races of the day.

“(We) certainly anticipate an upgrade,” Caulfield track manager Jason Kerr said.

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Rain Plays Havoc With NSW Race Meetings

Rain Plays Havoc With NSW Race Meetings

With heavy rain falling over most of New South Wales there are a number of race clubs whose weekend meetings may be in jeopardy.

Saturday’s eight race card at Newcastle is in the most danger of being cancelled or postponed after the track was downgraded to a Heavy 10, thanks to a deluge of rain.

“We have received 92mm of ...

Eagle Farm Early Scratchings and Track Condition

Eagle Farm Early Scratchings and Track Condition

Eagle Farm racecourse is in tip top condition ahead of one its biggest meetings of the year.

Forecasters have predicted fine weather for the Queensland Oaks meeting, meaning the track should not be downgraded from its current reading of a Dead 5.

The racing surface has not been watered by track staff and just 10mm of rain has fallen ...

Beginner’s Guide to Horse Racing

Beginner’s Guide to Horse Racing

With Australia hosting so many elite racing events all throughout the year, horse racing is always attracting new fans and novice punters keen to get in on the action and excitement thoroughbred racing has to offer. Below we answer some of the most common questions people new to the horse racing game may ask to get you on your way ...