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Provocative to Target 2016 Caulfield Cup

Provocative to Target 2016 Caulfield Cup

Trainer Tony Pike has revealed the 2016 Caulfield Cup (2400m) will figure at the major target for Provocative after the three-year-old broke through for an impressive win in the Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) over the weekend.

Provocative will be set for an appearance in the 2016 Caulfield Cup upon resuming in spring. Photo: Steve Hart

Lucky to gain a ...

Zasorceress a Chance in 2016 Queensland Oaks

Zasorceress a Chance in 2016 Queensland Oaks

Jason Warren is thrilled with the condition of Zasorceress, and is confident the three-year-old filly is primed for a big performance in Saturday’s Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse.

Zasorceress will have to overcome the likes of Imposing Lass and Self Esteem in the 2016 Queensland Oaks. Photo: Daniel Costello

Zasorceress has stamped herself as a ...

Leebaz Successfully Defends Crown in 2016 Hollindale Stakes

Leebaz Successfully Defends Crown in 2016 Hollindale Stakes

Leebaz has successfully defended his crown in the Group 2 Hollindale Stakes (1800m) this afternoon; producing an impressive late kick to savage the line comfortably in the clear of Hauraki on the Gold Coast.

Leebaz successfully defended his crown in the Group 2 Hollindale Stakes on the Gold Coast this afternoon. Photo: Daniel Costello

Clearly a proven performer at ...

Tarzino Ready for 2016 Rosehill Guineas

Tarzino Ready for 2016 Rosehill Guineas

Trainer Mick Price has been understandably thrilled with the form and class displayed by Tarzino this season but concedes the colt faces a tough task in Saturday’s Group 1 Rosehill Guineas (2000m), in what will be the colt’s first interstate trip.

Tarzino (outside) is primed for a big performance in Saturday’s Group 1 Rosehill Guineas. Photo: Steve Hart

The standout ...

Preferment Remains Waller’s 2015 Melbourne Cup Tip

Preferment Remains Waller’s 2015 Melbourne Cup Tip

Leading trainer Chris Waller will saddle three horses in Tuesday’s race that stops a nation, but remains particularly bullish of the chances of Preferment and rates the talented four-year-old as his 2015 Melbourne Cup tip.

Two-time Group 1 winner Preferment is Chris Waller’s 2015 Melbourne Cup tip. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Preferment has been a standout stayer for Waller since ...

2015 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Released

2015 Melbourne Cup First Acceptances Released

82 talented stayers remain on contention for one of world racing’s most sought after prizes following the release of 2015 Melbourne Cup first acceptances this afternoon.

Two-time Group 1 champion Preferment remains in contention following the release of 2015 Melbourne Cup first acceptances. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

A strong international contingent remains in the hunt to take out the Race That ...

Preferment Is the 2015 Turnbull Stakes Winner

Preferment Is the 2015 Turnbull Stakes Winner

Four-year-old Preferment has delivered leading trainer Chris Waller a 51st success at the highest level at Flemington this afternoon; producing a huge final straight sprint to take out the featured Group 1 Turnbull Stakes (2000m).

Preferment was far too good in the 2015 Turnbull Stakes. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Jumping from the gates well, Premiership-winning jockey Hugh Bowman elected ...

Leebaz Ready for Return in The Sofitel

Leebaz Ready for Return in The Sofitel

Leebaz has been confirmed to run in Saturday’s Listed The Sofitel (1400m) at Flemington Racecourse, and co-trainer Wayne Hawkes could not be more confident the talented gelding will return to competition for success.

Team Hawkes are thrilled with Leebaz ahead of The Sofitel at Flemington. Photo: Steve Hart

Leebaz has not been seen at the races since failing to fire ...

2015 Doomben Cup Late Mail

2015 Doomben Cup Late Mail

15 talented runners have been confirmed for this afternoon’s featured Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m); offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Leebaz currently figures as clear market mover to win the 2015 Doomben Cup. Photo: Steve Hart

Pornichet ($4.20) has opened as and maintained status as outright favourite in ...

Leebaz in Career Best Form Ahead of Doomben Cup

Leebaz in Career Best Form Ahead of Doomben Cup

Leebaz ran a close second to Streama in the 2014 Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) and co-trainer Wayne Hawkes is confident the talented gelding is in career-best form leading into the 2015 edition of the race on Saturday.

Leebaz is reportedly in career-best condition ahead of Saturday’s Group 1 Doomben Cup. Photo: Steve Hart

Posting a commendable race record of ...