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Australian Cup Autumn target for Jameka

Australian Cup Autumn target for Jameka

6 Dec, 2016

Trainer Ciaron Maher has pencilled in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington in March as the main Autumn Carnival target for his Caulfield Cup winner Jameka.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka, above, will be set for the Australian Cup at Flemington in the Autumn. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jameka was one of …

Azkadellia included in Queen Of The Turf Stakes final field

Azkadellia included in Queen Of The Turf Stakes final field

5 Apr, 2016

Victoria mare Azkadellia has been included in the final field for the Group 1 $1m The Coolmore Legacy Stakes (1600m), formerly known as the Queen Of The Turf Stakes, at Randwick on Saturday.

Azkadellia has been included in the final field for The Coolmore Legacy Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Ciaron …

Field of 12 to contest the 2016 William Reid Stakes

Field of 12 to contest the 2016 William Reid Stakes

22 Mar, 2016

A field of twelve sprinters will contest the 2016 running of the Group 1 $500,000 Mitchelton Wines William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Thursday night.

Lucky Hussler, above, has drawn barrier five in the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Steve Hart.

Last year’s winner Lucky Hussler will lead the field …

Lucky Hussler chasing back to back William Reid Stakes wins

Lucky Hussler chasing back to back William Reid Stakes wins

22 Mar, 2016

Dual Group 1 winner Lucky Hussler is in fine shape as he chases back to back wins in the Group 1 $500,000 Mitchelton Wines William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Thursday night.

Lucky Hussler, above, is chasing back to back wins in the Willliam Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.…

Rising Romance best chance for Hayes in Australian Cup

Rising Romance best chance for Hayes in Australian Cup

11 Mar, 2016

Australian Oaks winner Rising Romance is the best chance of David Hayes’ three runners to give the Lindsay Park co-trainer back to back wins in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Rising Romance is the best of David Hayes and Tom Dabernig’s three Australian Cup chances. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Australian Cup favourite Bow Creek has the X Factor

Australian Cup favourite Bow Creek has the X Factor

9 Mar, 2016

Champion jockey Damien Oliver says that Bow Creek has that X Factor that is needed to win the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Bow Creek has the X Factor that will help him win the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Oliver was having his first ride …

Bow Creek draws outside barrier in 2016 Australian Cup

Bow Creek draws outside barrier in 2016 Australian Cup

9 Mar, 2016

English import Bow Creek has drawn the outside barrier of the eleven horse field in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Bow Creek has drawn the outside barrier in the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Bow Creek put up a phenomenal performance last start and after …

2000m of Australian Cup perfect for Suavito

2000m of Australian Cup perfect for Suavito

7 Mar, 2016

The 2000m of the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup at Flemington on Saturday is perfect for Suavito according to her trainer Nigel Blackiston.

Suavtio will find the 2000m of the Australian Cup at Flemington perfect at her third run back from a spell. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Suavito is stepping out for the third time …

turn me loose on top of Futurity Stakes betting

turn me loose on top of Futurity Stakes betting

27 Feb, 2016

The Murray Baker trained Kiwi galloper Turn Me Loose remains on the top of the betting for the Group 1 $500,000 italktravel Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield today.

Turn Me Loose remains the favourite for the Futurity Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The weight for age Futurity Stakes is scratching free with …

Hucklebuck will be at his peak for Futurity Stakes

Hucklebuck will be at his peak for Futurity Stakes

25 Feb, 2016

Leading Adelaide trainer Phillip Stokes is confident that Hucklebuck will be at peak condition when he contests the Group 1 $500,000 italktravel Futurity Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Hucklebuck, above, will be at his peak for the Futurity Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Hucklebuck resumed from an injury enforced break for a …