Autumn Racing News

Jameka Targets Australian Cup 2017

Jameka Targets Australian Cup 2017

Trainer Ciaron Maher has confirmed plans to target the 2017 Australian Cup at Flemington in the autumn with his Caulfield Cup winning mare Jameka.

Caulfield Cup winning mare Jameka is set to contest the 2017 Australian Cup third-up in March at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The four-year-old daughter of Myboycharlie enjoyed her biggest win to date over ...

CF Orr Stakes 2017 Aim for Turn Me Loose

CF Orr Stakes 2017 Aim for Turn Me Loose

Turn Me Loose is gearing up for a second shot at the 2017 CF Orr Stakes and title defence in the Futurity Stakes in Melbourne next autumn after a return to racing at home in New Zealand.

Turn Me Loose chases the 2017 CF Orr Stakes – Futurity Stakes double at Caulfield next autumn after a first-up run at home ...

2017 Sydney Cup Target for Tavago

2017 Sydney Cup Target for Tavago

Co-trainer Trent Busuttin confirmed the Sydney Cup 2017 during next April’s The Championships in Sydney was a likely autumn target for the stable’s ATC Derby winner Tavago.

ATC Derby winner Tavago will be aimed at the 2017 Sydney Cup during next autumn’s The Championships. Photo: Steve Hart.

Kiwi duo Busuttin and Natalie Young are now based at Cranbourne in ...

Dubai Turf the Target for Awesome Rock

Dubai Turf the Target for Awesome Rock

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has revealed a bold plan for stable star Awesome Rock to run in the Group 1 Dubai Turf (1800m) at Meydan Racecourse, following a three-start Autumn Carnival preparation in 2017.

Awesome Rock will be set for an appearance in the Group 1 Dubai Turf at Meydan upon resuming in 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock has ...

2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Over Millions for Cao Cao

2017 Blue Diamond Stakes Over Millions for Cao Cao

Dual Blue Diamond Stakes winning trainer Mick Price is eyeing a third win in the $1 million autumn feature next February with his progressive two-year-old Cao Cao who could skip the Magic Millions Carnival in favour of the Group 1 sprint.

Trainer Mick Price is eyeing a 2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes win next autumn after his success with Extreme ...

2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes First Acceptances Taken

2017 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes First Acceptances Taken

This week Racing Victoria took first acceptances for the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2017 leaving 686 youngsters vying for a spot in the final field next autumn.

Khan is a key 2017 Blue Diamond Stakes entry for Peter & Paul Snowden. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of the standout feature races of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival, this season’s $1.5 ...

2017 Australian Guineas Target for Kiwi Import Ugo Foscolo

2017 Australian Guineas Target for Kiwi Import Ugo Foscolo

The Australian Guineas 2017 is shaping up as a nice Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival target for former Kiwi-trained Ugo Foscolo with the Group 1 winning three-year-old transferring to the Sydney stables of Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott.

Gai Waterhouse could target her third Australian Guineas win in 2017 with Kiwi expat Ugo Foscolo. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Formerly prepared by ...

Early 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting: Winx Odds-On

Early 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting: Winx Odds-On

Chris Waller’s dual Cox Plate winning mare Winx had opened odds-on favourite in futures betting for next autumn’s Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2017 during ‘The Championships’ in Sydney.

Superstar mare Winx is already odds-on to win the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes in her Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival Grand Final next April. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Waller laid out ...

Khan Leads Early 2017 Golden Slipper Betting

Khan Leads Early 2017 Golden Slipper Betting

Peter & Paul Snowden’s Breeders’ Plate winner Khan has opened early favourite in pre-field Golden Slipper 2017 betting for next March’s $3.5 million showdown.

The Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Khan is early favourite to win the 2017 Golden Slipper on March 18 next autumn. Photo: Steve Hart.

The world’s richest race for two-year-olds, the Group 1 Golden Slipper ...

2017 Australian Cup Aim for Railway Winner Scales Of Justice

2017 Australian Cup Aim for Railway Winner Scales Of Justice

Casuarina-based trainer Lindsey Smith believes an Australian Cup 2017 run and subsequent move to Melbourne could be on the cards for his Railway Stakes winner Scales Of Justice.

Hong Kong hoop Douglas Whyte (pictured on Glorious Days) could stay on Railway Stakes winner Scales Of Justice for the 2016 Kingston Town Classic. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Over the weekend the ...