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Stratum Star To Australia Cup After Peter Young Stakes Win

Stratum Star To Australia Cup After Peter Young Stakes Win

25 Feb, 2017

Stratum Star fought off a host of rivals to record a very tough victory in the 2017 Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield this this afternoon.

Stratum Star, above in maroon and white colours, scores a narrow win in the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Mourinho took up the running in …

Australian Cup for Mornington Cup Prelude winner Boom Time

Australian Cup for Mornington Cup Prelude winner Boom Time

25 Feb, 2017

Market drifter Boom Time will head towards the Australian Cup after scoring a tough win in the Listed $120,000 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Prelude (2000m) at Caulfield today.

Boom Time, above, proves too strong to win the Ladbrokes Mornington Cup Prelude at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Boom Time drifted from $6.50 to start at …

Turn Me Loose back to winning weight for Futurity Stakes

Turn Me Loose back to winning weight for Futurity Stakes

24 Feb, 2017

Kiwi trainer Murray Baker is hoping Turn Me Loose can turn the tables on Black Heat Bart when they meet again in the Group 1 $500,000 italktravel Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Turn Me Loose, above, is set to take on Black Heart Bart again in the Futurity Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by …

Endless Drama can finish closer to Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

Endless Drama can finish closer to Winx in Chipping Norton Stakes

24 Feb, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller is hoping that Irish import Endless Drama can finish closer to his super star stablemate Winx in the Group 1 $600,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Jockey Tye Angland, above, rides Endless Drama in the Chipping Norton Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Endless Drama was having his …

Barrier 8 for Jameka in 2017 Peter Young Stakes

Barrier 8 for Jameka in 2017 Peter Young Stakes

22 Feb, 2017

Last year’s Caulfield Cup winner Jameka has drawn barrier eight in the eleven horse field for the Group 2 $200,000 Crown Lager Peter Young Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Jameka, above, has drawn barrier eight in the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Luke Nolen takes the ride again on …

Exospheric Ready for Return in Peter Young Stakes

Exospheric Ready for Return in Peter Young Stakes

21 Feb, 2017

Trainer Lee Freedman has confirmed that Caulfield Cup placegetter Exospheric will return to the races in Saturday’s 2017 Peter Young Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield Racecourse, with a view towards contesting the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) second-up.

Exospheric will return to the races in Saturday’s Group 2 Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield. Photo: Ultimate Racing …

Jameka Heads 2017 Peter Young Stakes Nominations

Jameka Heads 2017 Peter Young Stakes Nominations

21 Feb, 2017

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka heads up the sixteen nominations for the Group 2 $200,000 Crown Lager Peter Young Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Jameka, above, heads up the nominations for the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Ciaron Maher trained mare is on track towards the Group 1 $1.5m …

Endless Drama could be Waller’s Australian Cup pick

Endless Drama could be Waller’s Australian Cup pick

14 Feb, 2017

Irish import Endless Drama could be trainer Chris Waller’s pick to go to Melbourne for the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on March 11.

Trainer Chris Waller, above, is contemplating sending Endless Drama to Melbourne for the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Waller was very impressed with Endless Drama’s …

Winx included in 2017 Australian Cup nominations

Winx included in 2017 Australian Cup nominations

24 Jan, 2017

Dual Cox Plate winner Winx is included in the nominations for the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on March 11.

Winx, above, is one of five Chris Waller horses nominated for the 2017 Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Winx is one of five Chris Waller horses among the …

2017 The BMW a Target for Grey Lion

2017 The BMW a Target for Grey Lion

23 Jan, 2017

Trainer Matt Cumani has unveiled a bold Autumn Carnival path for talented import Grey Lion, which will may peak with an appearance in the Group 1 The BMW (2400m) at Rosehill Gardens on March 25th.

Grey Lion is likely to be set for a third-up appearance in the Group 1 The BMW this …