News About: 2012 CF Orr Stakes

Black Caviar Faces Strong Challenge From CF Orr Stakes Field

Black Caviar Faces Strong Challenge From CF Orr Stakes Field

8 Feb, 2012

Black Caviar will have to face a larger than norm group of talented challengers in order to claim her 18th unbeaten victory in the CF Orr Stakes at Caulfield this Saturday.

Quite on the contrary to the usual tiny fields stacked with Peter Moody-trained runners she faces, Black Caviar will instead line up again …

Black Caviar Is Surprise Entry In Newmarket Handicap Nominations

Black Caviar Is Surprise Entry In Newmarket Handicap Nominations

25 Jan, 2012

Black Caviar has made a surprise appearance in the Newmarket Handicap nominations when they were released yesterday.

The super mare won last year’s edition of the race carrying an extraordinary 58 kilograms and was not expected to feature in any more handicap races.

The Newmarket Handicap will take place on Saturday March 10 at Flemington …

Southern Speed Makes Autumn Return

Southern Speed Makes Autumn Return

16 Jan, 2012

Southern Speed will make her much anticipated return to racing next week after winning the $2.5 million Caulfield Cup last October.

The four-year-old mare won the Caulfield Cup by one and a half lengths in what was an incredible come from behind victory last year.

Southern Speed will have her first race start of 2012 …

New trainer for Hay List likely

New trainer for Hay List likely

23 Nov, 2011

Hay List is likely to join a Melbourne stable for the Autumn Carnival

Connections of star sprinter Hay List are considering removing the horse from Gosford trainer John McNair.

The balky six-year-old gelding who hasn’t raced since May is currently in pre-training at Muskoka Farm (near Gosford) and ready to resume fast work.

Hay List,  …

Missile to sprint without Caviar

Missile to sprint without Caviar

16 Nov, 2011

Smart Missile will target sprint races during the autumn, but will bypass Black Caviar

Top three-year-old Smart Missile will be kept to sprint distances and will avoid champion mare Black Caviar this autumn.

The boom on the Anthony Cummings-trained colt turned to minor yelp after two failures during Melbourne’s Spring Racing Carnival in the Group …