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De Little Engine slips into Caulfield Cup field

De Little Engine slips into Caulfield Cup field

13 Oct, 2016

First emergency De Little Engine has gained a start in the field for the Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on Saturday following the scratching of New Zealand mare Fanatic.

First emergency De Little Engine, above, has gained a start in the Caulfield Cup. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Te Awamutu trainer …

Price expects Prince Of Brooklyn to fire in the  Winter

Price expects Prince Of Brooklyn to fire in the Winter

20 Jun, 2016

Top Melbourne trainer Mick Price is expecting three year old Prince Of Brooklyn to find his early two year old form and fire during the upcoming Winter months.

Trainer Mick Price is hoping that Prince Of Brooklyn, above, can find some winning form during the Winter. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Prince Of Brooklyn was undefeated …

Schofield Recovering In Hospital After Nasty Fall

Schofield Recovering In Hospital After Nasty Fall

10 Jun, 2014

Rising jockey Chad Schofield is recovering at The Alfred HospitalĀ in Melbourne after fracturing his C3 vertebra in a race fall at Cranbourne on Sunday.

Chad Schofield scored his fourth win at Group 1 level when he steered Sonntag to victory in the Queensland Derby. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Schofield was riding Made Of Ice …