News About: David Jones Cup

Garud Well-Placed In Eclipse Stakes

Garud Well-Placed In Eclipse Stakes

10 Nov, 2015

Garud is set to contest the 2015 Eclipse Stakes at Sandown on Saturday and trainer Mike Moroney believes that the veteran gelding is well-placed in the Group 3 event.

Garud (gold cap) has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Eclipse Stakes. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Garud has not recorded a race …

Lexus Stakes fancy Ruling Dynasty 1 win away from Melbourne Cup start

Lexus Stakes fancy Ruling Dynasty 1 win away from Melbourne Cup start

29 Oct, 2015

The James Cumming trained Ruling Dynasty is one win away from gaining a start in the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington next Tuesday.

Ruling Dynasty can gain a start in the Melbourne Cup if he can win the Lexus Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

The winner of the Group …

Thunder Lady At Her Peak For Lexus Stakes

Thunder Lady At Her Peak For Lexus Stakes

27 Oct, 2015

Thunder Lady needs to win the 2015 Lexus Stakes to secure a place in the 2015 Melbourne Cup field, but trainer John Sargent is confident that the talented mare is capable of doing just that when she contests the Group 3 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Thunder Lady has the chance to earn a place …

Mackinnon Stakes for David Jones Cup Winner Stratum Star

Mackinnon Stakes for David Jones Cup Winner Stratum Star

17 Oct, 2015

In-form four-year-old Stratum Star has continued his impressive Spring Carnival campaign at Caulfield this afternoon; completing an impressive start-to-finish performance for success in the Group 3 David Jones Cup (2000m).

Stratum Star returned to the winner’s circle in this afternoon’s Group 3 David Jones Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Jumping from the gates well, jockey …

2015 Caulfield Cup Day Results: Mongolian Khan wins the Caulfield Cup

2015 Caulfield Cup Day Results: Mongolian Khan wins the Caulfield Cup

17 Oct, 2015

One of the Spring Racing Carnival’s most highly anticipated cards, 2015 Caulfield Cup Day boasts ten talent-rich races in Melbourne this afternoon, highlighted by the featured Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) which has attracted an impressive mix of local and international staying talent.

2015 Caulfield Cup Day action and results will get underway with the …

Caulfield Cup discard Dibayani to line up in David Jones Cup

Caulfield Cup discard Dibayani to line up in David Jones Cup

14 Oct, 2015

Caulfield Cup discard Dibayani is set to line up in the Group 3 $150,000 David Jones Cup (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Hong Kong based jockey Zac Purton will ride Dibayani in the David Jones Cup at Caufield. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Lindsay Park Team of David Hayes and Tom Dabernig were hoping for …

Caulfield Stakes 2015: Contributer Still On The Improve

Caulfield Stakes 2015: Contributer Still On The Improve

9 Oct, 2015

Trainer John O’Shea is confident that Contributer will produce an improved performance in the 2015 Ladbrokes Caulfield Stakes, but he does not expect the Middle Distance Horse Of The Year to peak until he gets to the Cox Plate.

Contributer has the chance to return to winning form in the 2015 Caulfield Stakes this weekend. …

Noble Protector To Improve In Toorak Handicap

Noble Protector To Improve In Toorak Handicap

7 Oct, 2015

Noble Protector is set to contest the 2015 Toorak Handicap at Caulfield on Saturday and trainer Robert Smerdon is hopeful that she can produce an improved performance in the Group 1 event.

Noble Protector has the chance to record a maiden win at Group 1 level in the 2015 Toorak Handicap at Caulfield this weekend. …

Noble Protector to push on to Toorak Handicap

Noble Protector to push on to Toorak Handicap

16 Sep, 2015

Imported mare Noble Protector will push on towards the Group 1 $400,000 David Jones NBCF Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield on October 10 despite failing at Flemington last Saturday.

Noble Protector will continue her Spring Carnival campaign and head towards the Toorak Handicap at Caulfield. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Noble Protector was sent out the …

Chelmsford Stakes next target for Worthy Cause

Chelmsford Stakes next target for Worthy Cause

18 Aug, 2015

The Group 2 $250,000 Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on September 5 will be Worthy Cause’s next start after he booked a southern Spring Carnival campaign with an impressive comeback win at Doomben last Saturday.

Trainer John Zielke, above with Worthy Cause, has mapped out an ambitious Spring Carnival program for the four year old. …