News About: Flemington Racecourse

Complete 2017 Australian Cup Form Guide

Complete 2017 Australian Cup Form Guide

10 Mar, 2017

The 2017 Australian Cup Form Guide is essential reading for racing fans ahead of the Group 1 feature at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday afternoon.

Caulfield Cup winner Jameka should prove tough to beat in the 2017 Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Some of the Autumn Carnival’s best racehorses have been confirmed in …

Illustrious Lad Primed for 2017 Newmarket Handicap

Illustrious Lad Primed for 2017 Newmarket Handicap

7 Mar, 2017

Trainer Peter Gelagotis is thrilled with the condition of exciting sprinter Illustrious Lad ahead of his second-up assignment in Saturday’s Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) on the famous Flemington straight.

Illustrious Lad will carry benefit into Saturday’s Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Illustrious Lad was a standout performer for the Gelagotis operation …

The Quarterback Working Well Towards Newmarket Handicap

The Quarterback Working Well Towards Newmarket Handicap

7 Mar, 2017

Trainer Robbie Griffiths is hopeful that The Quarterback will carry no ill effects from a worrying first-up mishap into his defence of the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

The Quarterback has worked well leading into Saturday’s Group 1 Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The Quarterback was poised to make his …

Terravista to Take Place in 2017 Newmarket Handicap Field

Terravista to Take Place in 2017 Newmarket Handicap Field

28 Feb, 2017

Trainer Joe Pride has confirmed that Terrivista will take his place in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap field this morning’s release of official weights for the featured sprint at Flemington on March 11th.

Lightning Stakes winner Terravista will take his place in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Terravista returned to …

Moreira to Ride Flying Artie in Newmarket Handicap

Moreira to Ride Flying Artie in Newmarket Handicap

28 Feb, 2017

Leading Hong Kong jockey Joao Moreira has been booked to take the lightweight ride on Flying Artie in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington Racecourse on March 11th.

Flying Artie will be partnered by Joao Moreira in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Champion jockey Damien Oliver is the first …

2017 Newmarket Handicap Weights Released

2017 Newmarket Handicap Weights Released

28 Feb, 2017

2017 Newmarket Handicap weights have been released and it is multiple Group 1 champion Chautauqua who has been charged with carrying a topweight of 58kgs, should Team Hawkes elect to contest the race.

Reigning champion The Quaterback will carry 54.5kgs in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Chautauqua has been a standout performer …

2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Betting: Spieth the Market Mover

2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Betting: Spieth the Market Mover

18 Feb, 2017

Spieth is the 2017 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes betting market mover, only hours from jump at Flemington Racecourse this afternoon.

Spieth is the Black Caviar Lightning Stakes betting market mover. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The Bryce Heys-trained four-year-old found career best form through a short but impressive Spring Carnival preparation and has so far received …

Spieth Ready for Black Caviar Lightning Stakes

Spieth Ready for Black Caviar Lightning Stakes

15 Feb, 2017

Trainer Bryce Heys is pleased with the condition of stable star Spieth ahead of his competitive return in Saturday’s featured Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington Racecourse.

Spieth will return to the races in Saturday’s Black Caviar Lightning Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Steve Hart

Spieth has been a standout performer throughout his …

Black Caviar Lightning Stakes First-Up for Illustrious Lad

Black Caviar Lightning Stakes First-Up for Illustrious Lad

30 Jan, 2017

Trainer Peter Gelagotis has revealed that the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington on February 18th will figure as the Autumn Carnival launch pad for talented sprinter Illustrious Lad.

Illustrious Lad will be set for Group 1 targets during the 2017 Autumn Carnival. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Illustrious Lad had his …

Bowman to Ride Spieth in Lightning Stakes

Bowman to Ride Spieth in Lightning Stakes

30 Jan, 2017

Trainer Bryce Heys has confirmed that he has booked leading Sydney hoop Hugh Bowman to ride Spieth in the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington on February 18th.

Spieth will return to racing in the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes at Flemington on February 18th. Photo: Steve Hart

Spieth …