News About: 2012 Caulfield Guineas

All Too Hard at his best winning the Caulfield Guineas

All Too Hard at his best winning the Caulfield Guineas

13 Oct, 2012

Three year old All Too Hard finally repaid his follower’s faith in running to his full potential to take out the Group 1 $1m BECK Caulfield Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield today.

The Team Hawkes trained All Too Hard was able to lower the colours of Gai Waterhouse’s super colt Pierro for the first time and …

Johnston and Quinton are Pierro fans

Johnston and Quinton are Pierro fans

12 Oct, 2012

Legendary jockeys Malcolm Johnston and Ron Quinton are Pierro fans and have total confidence that the unbeaten colt will have no trouble getting around the tricky Caulfield track tomorrow.

Unbeaten colt Pierro has fans in legendary jockeys Malcolm Johnston and Ron Quinton. Photo by: Steve Hart

The Gai Waterhouse trained Pierro will be sent out …

Epaulette looking to upset Pierro in Caulfield Guineas

Epaulette looking to upset Pierro in Caulfield Guineas

12 Oct, 2012

Melbourne’s Darley foreman Paul Snowden believes the uncertainty of racing is the only chance of Epaulette causing an upset over Sydney’s unbeaten colt Pierro in the Group 1 $1m BECK Caulfield Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield tomorrow.

Epaulette. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Even though Epaulette goes into the Guineas with a Group 1 and …

No Shame in Guineas Second for Road Trippin

No Shame in Guineas Second for Road Trippin

10 Oct, 2012

For the second time in two weeks Stephen Theodore will throw Road Trippin into a race with the the best colt in the land, Pierro.

And for the second time in two weeks he knows he can’t beat him. But that doesn’t mean he shouldn’t be there.

Theodore, like the rest of the racing world, …

Just Seven Rivals To Face Pierro In Caulfield Guineas Field

Just Seven Rivals To Face Pierro In Caulfield Guineas Field

9 Oct, 2012

It was revealed that only seven horses have accepted to take on Pierro in the $1 million Caulfield Guineas at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday, when the field was released this morning.

Pierro will have seven rivals in the Group 1 Caulfield Guineas. Photo by: Steve Hart

Pierro will be looking to continue his flawless race …

Epaulette Wins Again on Way to Guineas

Epaulette Wins Again on Way to Guineas

30 Sep, 2012

Golden Rose winner Epaulette showed the Melbourne direction would not cause him any problems this spring when producing a long-neck win in the Group 3 Caulfield Guineas Prelude (1400m).

The Melbourne direction was no problem for Epaulette in the Caulfield Guineas Prelude. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Epaulette will now attempt to mirror the …

Dominant Out to Earn Guineas Berth

Dominant Out to Earn Guineas Berth

27 Sep, 2012

A Caulfield Guineas start is on the line for Dominant on Sunday when the lightly-raced youngster contests the Group 3 Caulfield Guineas Prelude (1400m).

The three-year-old made himself known as a potential Guineas contender when running a narrow second first-up in the Listed McKenzie Stakes (1200m) last month before running fifth to Jimando in the …

Dominant Raw But Ready for Guineas Campaign

Dominant Raw But Ready for Guineas Campaign

30 Aug, 2012

Raw three-year-old Dominant has had just two career starts but that hasn’t stopped trainer Matt Laurie setting the bar high.

The exciting youngster impressed when narrowly beaten by Rusambo in Saturday’s Listed McKenzie Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley and is being set on a Caulfield Guineas journey.

Laurie was delighted with the promising gelding’s first-up …

Pierro The Pick Of The Caulfield Guineas Nominations

Pierro The Pick Of The Caulfield Guineas Nominations

7 Aug, 2012

Pierro has headlined a star-studded list of nominations for the Caulfield Guineas, which was released today.

While the Caulfield Guineas are not due to run until October 13, 237 horses have already indicated their interest in running in the race

Pierro has been nominated for the Caulfield Guineas - photo © Steve Hart

The three-year-old …