News About: Caulfield Guineas

Divine Prophet has weight advantage in C.F. Orr Stakes

Divine Prophet has weight advantage in C.F. Orr Stakes

9 Feb, 2017

Co-trainer Wayne Hawkes believes that his three year old Divine Prophet can take full advantage of his weight concession and be very competitive against the older horses in the Group 1 $500,000 Ladbrokes C.F. Orr Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Divine Prophet, above, is the only three year old in the Ladbrokes C.F. Orr …

Hey Doc to warm up for Australian Guineas in Manfred Stakes

Hey Doc to warm up for Australian Guineas in Manfred Stakes

2 Feb, 2017

Jockey Luke Currie is expecting his mount Hey Doc to take plenty of improvement from his first up run in the Group 3 $150,000 Ladbrokes Manfred Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday on his way to the Australian Guineas.

Hey Doc, above, will improve on his first up run in the Ladbrokes Manfred Stakes at …

Divine Prophet, Prized Icon among 2017 Australian Guineas nominations

Divine Prophet, Prized Icon among 2017 Australian Guineas nominations

24 Jan, 2017

Last year’s Melbourne Spring Carnival Group 1 winners Prized Icon and Divine Prophet are set to face off during the Autumn Carnival with both colts nominated for the 2017 Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on March 4.

Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon, above, is among the nominations for the 2017 Australian Guineas …

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 …

Rageese to head to Sydney for The Villiers

Rageese to head to Sydney for The Villiers

25 Nov, 2016

The Darren Weir trained Ragesse will now head to Sydney for the Group 2 $250,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on December 17 following an aborted trip to Perth.

Rageese, above, will head to Sydney to run in the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Rageese had to return to Weir’s Warrnambool stables …

Rageese finds form in time for Railway Stakes

Rageese finds form in time for Railway Stakes

17 Nov, 2016

The Darren Weir trained Rageese has found winning form at the right time as he prepares to line up in the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Railway Stakes (1600m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Rageese, above, has found wining form heading into the Railway Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Steve Hart.

Rageese was …

Hayes gives Seaburge another chance in Emirates Stakes

Hayes gives Seaburge another chance in Emirates Stakes

4 Nov, 2016

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes is willing to give Seaburge another chance in Group 1 company when he lines up against the older horses in the Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Seaburge, above in blue and lime green colours, gets another chance to win a G1 race in the Emirates …

2016 Victoria Derby Field: Purton to stay out of trouble

2016 Victoria Derby Field: Purton to stay out of trouble

29 Oct, 2016

Hong Kong based jockey Zac Purton says that his main objective on favourite Sacred Elixir is to stay clear of trouble in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington today.

Sacred Elixir, above, will start as the favourite in the Victory Derby at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Sacred Elixir will …

2016 Victoria Derby Odds: Swear The Big shortener

2016 Victoria Derby Odds: Swear The Big shortener

28 Oct, 2016

The Team Hawkes trained Swear is the big shortener in the betting in the lead up to the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Victoria Derby (2500m) at Flemington today.

Swear has firmed in from $12 to be on the second line of betting at $7 with Ladbrokes.com.au behind the clear cut $3 favourite Sacred Elixir with …

2016 Victoria Derby Tips: Swear The Value

2016 Victoria Derby Tips: Swear The Value

28 Oct, 2016

Sacred Elixir is on top of the 2016 Victoria Derby tips of Deane Lester, but the form analyst believes that Swear is the value runner in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Swear has been one of the best-backed runners in 2016 Victoria Derby betting markets. Photo by: Steve Hart

Swear started his …