News About: 2013 Caulfield Guineas

Kiwi Youngster In Line for Caulfield Guineas

Kiwi Youngster In Line for Caulfield Guineas

3 Jul, 2013

He’s had just one career start but New Zealand youngster Cauthen is already being touted as a Caulfield Guineas contender.

The rising three-year-old travelled from his Opaki base to Te Rapa for his debut today and he was quick to make an impression.

Despite being caught wide for the entire trip in the Goldpine Juvenile …

Caulfield Cup Now Last Race

Caulfield Cup Now Last Race

1 Jul, 2013

A scheduling change will see this year’s Caulfield Cup run as the last race on the 10-event feature program.

The move has been made in an effort to increase interest and betting turnover. While the Melbourne Racing Club have been keen to run the day’s main event as the last for many years, contractual obligations …

Caulfield Guineas Hope Prince Harada Justifies Hype

Caulfield Guineas Hope Prince Harada Justifies Hype

17 Jun, 2013

He’s only had two starts but trainer Tony Vasil has no hesitations about declaring raw colt Prince Harada a Caulfield Guineas contender.

The two-year-old made it two from two on Saturday when easily disposing of his rivals on city debut in the Alternate Railway Handicap (1200m) at Moonee Valley.

After missing the start, the son …

Caulfield Guineas Could Have Romantic Touch

Caulfield Guineas Could Have Romantic Touch

11 Jun, 2013

Last year Gai Waterhouse arrived in Melbourne for the Caulfield Guineas thinking she had a good thing.

Romantic Touch winning the JJ Atkins on Saturday. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

That was until All Too Hard produced a barnstorming run down the outside to upset hotpot Pierro.

But the Sydney trainer may have the horse to …

Spring Champion Stakes Moved

Spring Champion Stakes Moved

22 May, 2013

The Australian Turf Club have announced a date change for the Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m), meaning it will now take place on the same day as the Caulfield Guineas.

It's A Dundeel winning last year's Spring Champion Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart.

Formerly held on Epsom Handicap day, the three-year-old race has been …