News About: December Draw

Cassidy Not Worried About Hawkspur’s Caulfield Cup Barrier

Cassidy Not Worried About Hawkspur’s Caulfield Cup Barrier

16 Oct, 2013

Veteran Jockey Jim Cassidy believes that Hawkspur is good enough to win the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) from barrier 16 on Saturday.

Jim Cassidy is confident that Hawkspur can become the first favourite to win the Melbourne Cup since Master O'Reilly in 2007. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hawkspur has been the clear favourite in …

Heathcote Chasing More Interstate Success In Toorak Handicap

Heathcote Chasing More Interstate Success In Toorak Handicap

8 Oct, 2013

Leading Queensland trainer Robert Heathcote is chasing his second winner in Victoria in as many weeks when Solzhenitsyn defends his title in the Group 1 Toorak Handicap (1600m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Solzhenitsyn will become the firsr horse to win back-to-back Toorak Handicaps since Umrum in 2000 if he is successful on Saturday. Photo by: …

December Draw Ready For Third Spring Campaign

December Draw Ready For Third Spring Campaign

3 Sep, 2013

Imported stayer December Draw will begin his third Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

December Draw will return to the races in the Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington on Saturday. Photo: Taron Clarke

December Draw was one of the stories of the 2011 Spring Racing …

Stephens no regrets Alcopop will miss Melbourne Cup

Stephens no regrets Alcopop will miss Melbourne Cup

2 Nov, 2012

Trainer Jake Stephens has no regrets that Alcopop will miss this year’s Melbourne Cup even though the eight year old is racing in career best form.

Jake Stephens does not regret that Alcopop will miss this year's Melbourne Cup. Photo by: Taron Clarke

Stephens elected not to aim Alcopop towards the Group 1 $6m Emirates …

december draw to redeem himself in Mackinnon Stakes

december draw to redeem himself in Mackinnon Stakes

1 Nov, 2012

Caulfield Cup failure December Draw can redeem himself at Flemington on Saturday in the Group 1 $1m Longines Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) after pleasing trainer Mark Kavanagh since finishing near the tail of field two weeks ago.

Kavanagh says that December Draw is feeling one hundred per cent and going back to his favourite track will …

Gatewood looking for last minute Melbourne Cup berth in Lexus

Gatewood looking for last minute Melbourne Cup berth in Lexus

29 Oct, 2012

Geelong Cup winner Gatewood will be looking for a last minute Melbourne Cup berth when the English stayer lines up in the Group 3 $250,000 The Lexus Stakes (2500m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Gatewood will go to the Lexus Stakes in an attempt to make the Melbourne Cup field. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…

December Draw unknown at 2400m of the Caulfield Cup

December Draw unknown at 2400m of the Caulfield Cup

19 Oct, 2012

Even though December Draw started favourite in last year’s Caulfield Cup, trainer Mark Kavanagh still doesn’t know if the seven year old import will be able to run out a strong 2400m.

December Draw is still unknown at the 2400m Caulfield Cup distance. Photo by: Taron Clarke

December Draw will line up in his second …

Sabrage Loses Out As Caulfield Cup Final Field Is Decided

Sabrage Loses Out As Caulfield Cup Final Field Is Decided

16 Oct, 2012

Four-year-old Sabrage has been left out of the Caulfield Cup’s 18 horse field this Saturday, after being relegated to first emergency.

The Charge Forward entire’s most recent results were deemed lesser than that of Moudre and Alcopop, who despite being equally balloted were assigned a spot in the race.

Sabrage has missed out on a …

Green Moon Too Good as Team Williams Quinella Turnbull

Green Moon Too Good as Team Williams Quinella Turnbull

6 Oct, 2012

Green Moon declared himself a genuine Cox Plate contender when scoring his first Group 1 win in the Turnbull Stakes (2000m) at Flemington today.

The five-year-old sat three wide without cover and just off the pace for the entire trip but that didn’t matter.

Green Moon leads home a quinella for the Williams stable in …

December Draw ready to defend Turnbull Stakes title

December Draw ready to defend Turnbull Stakes title

5 Oct, 2012

December Draw gets his chance to cement his spot at the head of the Caulfield Cup market when he lines up to defend last year’s win in the Group 1 $500,000 Turnbull Stakes (2000m) at Flemington tomorrow.

December Draw will be out to capture back-to-back Group 1 Turnbull Stakes victories at Flemington. Photo by: Taron …