News About: 2012 Caulfield Cup

Dunaden Breaks History to Win Caulfield Cup

Dunaden Breaks History to Win Caulfield Cup

20 Oct, 2012

Star French stayer Dunaden overcame both history and an outside barrier draw to become the first ever original topweight to win the Caulfield Cup since the prestigious race began in 1879.

Dunaden is the first original topweight to win the Caulfield Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Australian jockey Craig Williams produced a first-class …

Nolen praises Caulfield track staff on Cup day

Nolen praises Caulfield track staff on Cup day

20 Oct, 2012

Leading Jockey Luke Nolen was full of praise for the Caulfield track manager Jason Kerr on the preparation of the track for Caulfield Cup day after riding A Time For Julia to take out the first race of the ten card program.

Nolen brought A Time For Julia wide on the home turn and the …

Voila Ici to be on best behaviour for Caulfield Cup

Voila Ici to be on best behaviour for Caulfield Cup

19 Oct, 2012

Jockey Vlad Duric is hoping Voila Ici is on his best behaviour tomorrow and give him every chance to win another Group 1 $2.5m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield.

Voila Ici (pictured inside) will need to be on their best behaviour to win the Caulfield Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Duric was …

December Draw unknown at 2400m of the Caulfield Cup

December Draw unknown at 2400m of the Caulfield Cup

19 Oct, 2012

Even though December Draw started favourite in last year’s Caulfield Cup, trainer Mark Kavanagh still doesn’t know if the seven year old import will be able to run out a strong 2400m.

December Draw is still unknown at the 2400m Caulfield Cup distance. Photo by: Taron Clarke

December Draw will line up in his second …

Mosse Has Chance for Redemption Aboard Americain

Mosse Has Chance for Redemption Aboard Americain

19 Oct, 2012

French jockey Gerald Mosse will get the chance to pay back connections of Americain for giving him a second chance if the former Melbourne Cup winner lines up in the Caulfield Cup (2400m) tomorrow.

Gerald Mosse will accompany Americain if he starts in the Caulfield Cup tomorrow. Photo by: Taron Clarke.

Americain could still be …

Caulfield Cup start for Americain to be decided on race morning

Caulfield Cup start for Americain to be decided on race morning

19 Oct, 2012

Connections of international galloper Americain will inspect the Caulfield track today and wait until race morning to give the go ahead for a start in the Group 1 $2.5m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) tomorrow.

A decision on whether Americain will run in the Caulfield Cup will be decided race morning. Photo by: Taron Clarke.

French …

Jakkalberry Flies Under Caulfield Cup Radar

Jakkalberry Flies Under Caulfield Cup Radar

19 Oct, 2012

With two former Melbourne Cup winners and an in-form Gai Waterhouse-trained favourite in the field, it is only natural that some horses will fly under the radar in the build-up to the Caulfield Cup (2400m).

That is especially true for a number of international contenders who are yet to race on Australian soil.

One of …

Moody has strong chance to win first Caulfield Cup

Moody has strong chance to win first Caulfield Cup

17 Oct, 2012

Premier trainer Peter Moody has three strong chances to deliver his first Caulfield Cup victory heading into Saturday’s 2400m Group 1 $2.5m BMW Caulfield Cup  at Caulfield.

Peter Moody has three horses in the Caulfield Cup, including Lights Of Heaven who drew barrier 8. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Moody’s luck at the barrier draw today …

Glencadam Gold remains Caulfield Cup favourite despite horror barrier

Glencadam Gold remains Caulfield Cup favourite despite horror barrier

17 Oct, 2012

Glencadam Gold remains the favourite for the BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on Saturday despite coming up with the horror gate of twenty-one at the barrier draw for the 2400m Group 1 $2.5m Handicap.

Glencadam Gold remains the Caulfield Cup favourite despite drawing barrier 21. Photo by: Steve Hart

With the field restricted to …

Sabrage Loses Out As Caulfield Cup Final Field Is Decided

Sabrage Loses Out As Caulfield Cup Final Field Is Decided

16 Oct, 2012

Four-year-old Sabrage has been left out of the Caulfield Cup’s 18 horse field this Saturday, after being relegated to first emergency.

The Charge Forward entire’s most recent results were deemed lesser than that of Moudre and Alcopop, who despite being equally balloted were assigned a spot in the race.

Sabrage has missed out on a …