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Complete 2017 Australian Cup Form Guide

Complete 2017 Australian Cup Form Guide

10 Mar, 2017

The 2017 Australian Cup Form Guide is essential reading for racing fans ahead of the Group 1 feature at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday afternoon.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka should prove tough to beat in the 2017 Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Some of the Autumn Carnival’s best racehorses have been confirmed in …

Black Heart Bart draws 1 from outside in C.F. Orr Stakes

Black Heart Bart draws 1 from outside in C.F. Orr Stakes

8 Feb, 2017

Darren Weir’s multiple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart has drawn one from the outside in the final field of twelve for the Group 1 $500,000 Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Black Heart Bart, above, draws a wide barrier in the Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

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 …

Australian Guineas Autumn target for Seaburge

Australian Guineas Autumn target for Seaburge

16 Jan, 2017

The Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 4 is the 2017 Autumn Carnival target for tough three year old Seaburge.

Seaburge, above blue and lime colours, will be aimed towards the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Seaburge was denied a Guineas win when he failed by a …

Awesome Rock on track for C.F. Orr Stakes return

Awesome Rock on track for C.F. Orr Stakes return

9 Jan, 2017

Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock is on track to kick off his Autumn Carnival campaign in the Group 1 $500,000 C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on February 11 and will have a jump out at Flemington on Friday.

Awesome Rock, above, is being set for a return in the C.F. Orr Stakes at Caulfield. …

Australian Cup 2017 Autumn target for Tosen Stardom

Australian Cup 2017 Autumn target for Tosen Stardom

8 Dec, 2016

Japanese import Tosen Stardom will be aimed towards the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on March 11 in a bid to avoid clashing with super star Winx during the 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Premiership winning trainer Darren Weir, above, will aim Tosen Stardom towards the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Vanbrugh suited by 1800m of Kingston Town Classic

Vanbrugh suited by 1800m of Kingston Town Classic

1 Dec, 2016

Spring Champion Stakes winner Vanbrugh will be well suited by the 1800m of the Group 1 $1m Peters Investments-Kingston Town Classic at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Vanbrugh, above, will be suited by the 1800m of the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Chris Waller trained Vanbrugh was at the …

Vezalay freshened up for Doveton Stakes

Vezalay freshened up for Doveton Stakes

9 Nov, 2016

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has freshened up Vezalay as the mare drops back in distance for the Listed $120,000 Doveton Stakes (1000m) at Sandown on Saturday.

Vezalay, above, has been freshened up for the Doveton Stakes at Sandown. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Corstens is willing to forget Vezalay’s last start fifteenth in the Group 3 …

Australian Cup redemption the Autumn agenda for Awesome Rock

Australian Cup redemption the Autumn agenda for Awesome Rock

7 Nov, 2016

Co-trainer Troy Corstens will be looking for redemption in the 2017 Group 1 $1m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington in the Autumn with the stable’s new Group 1 winning star Awesome Rock.

Emirates Stakes winner Awesome Rock, above, will be set for the Australian Cup at Flemington in the Autumn. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

2016 Emirates Stakes Results: Awesome Rock Wins

2016 Emirates Stakes Results: Awesome Rock Wins

5 Nov, 2016

Awesome Rock atoned for his Australian Cup nightmare to record a maiden Group 1 victory in the 2016 Emirates Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Awesome Rock recorded a well-deserved Group 1 victory in the 2016 Emirates Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock was the first horse across the line in the Australian Cup …