News About: Caulfield Autumn Classic

Mahuta holding his form going into Australian Guineas

Mahuta holding his form going into Australian Guineas

2 Mar, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Darren Weir has declared that his tough three year old Mahuta will carry his current winning form into the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Mahuta, above, is one of three runners trainer Darren Weir will saddle up in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate …

Alpine Eagle faces biggest test in Makybe Diva Stakes

Alpine Eagle faces biggest test in Makybe Diva Stakes

10 Sep, 2015

Cox Plate hopeful Alpine Eagle faces his biggest test to date when he tackles the Group 1 $400,000 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Alpine Eagle faces his biggest test in the Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Trainer Tony McEvoy is confident that Alpine Eagle will measure up Group …

Alpine Eagle ready for the 1600m of Makybe Diva Stakes

Alpine Eagle ready for the 1600m of Makybe Diva Stakes

8 Sep, 2015

Trainer Tony McEvoy has Alpine Eagle primed to run out a strong 1600m when he lines up in the Group 1 $400,000 Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington on Saturday.

Alpine Eagle is set to take on the WFA Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The Australian Guineas runner up returned from a …

Cox Plate hopeful Alpine Eagle ready to trial

Cox Plate hopeful Alpine Eagle ready to trial

3 Aug, 2015

Cox Plate hopeful Alpine Eagle will step up his Spring Carnival preparation when he barrier trials at Morphettville on Friday.

Alpine Eagle works with stabemate Big Memory in between races at Morphettville as he steps up his Cox Plate preparation. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Alpine Eagle worked his way up through the grades during the …

Alpine Eagle to be nominated for Cox Plate and Caulfield Cup

Alpine Eagle to be nominated for Cox Plate and Caulfield Cup

15 Jun, 2015

Australian Guineas runner up Alpine Eagle will be nominated for the Cox Plate and the Caulfield Cup during the 2015 Melbourne Spring Carnival.

Alpine Eagle will be nominated for the Cox Plate and the Caulfield Cup. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Trainer Tony McEvoy is confident that Alpine Eagle will take the next step and measure …

Vilanova books a Derby spot after Caulfield Autumn Classic win

Vilanova books a Derby spot after Caulfield Autumn Classic win

22 Feb, 2014

The Chris Waller trained Vilanova finally lived up to his early potential and has booked himself a spot in the Australian Derby with a late storming win in the Group 2 $220,000 BMW Caulfield Autumn Classic (1800m) at Caulfield today.

Vilanova finds winning form in the Caulfield Autumn Classic. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.…

Kavanagh sets his sights on Cox Plate for Super Cool

Kavanagh sets his sights on Cox Plate for Super Cool

23 Feb, 2013

Trainer Mark Kavanagh has his sights set on another Cox Plate success with Super Cool after the three year old took out the Group 2 $220,000 BMW Caulfield Autumn Classic (1800m) at Caulfield today.

Super Cool will look to the Cox Plate after winning the Caulfield Autumn Classic. Photo by: Bruno Cannatelli

Kavanagh took out …

Dunn to ride own race on Said Com in Rosehill Guineas

Dunn to ride own race on Said Com in Rosehill Guineas

29 Mar, 2012

Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller won’t be tying down Dwayne Dunn with any specific riding tactics for Said Com going into Saturday’s Rosehill Guineas.

Said Com has drawn the outside barrier (18) for the Rosehill Guineas - photo (c) Steve Hart

Said Com came up with a horror barrier draw in the Group 1 $500,000 …

Jimando to miss Golden Slipper

Jimando to miss Golden Slipper

27 Feb, 2012

Trainer Tony McEvoy has canned Golden Slipper plans for his smart two year old Jimando and will remain in Melbourne for the rest of the Autumn Carnival.

Adelaide’s leading trainer was very pleased with the effort of Jimando in the Group 1 $1m Patinack Farm Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday even though …