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Maher Confident Mr O’Ceirin Can Secure Caulfield Cup Berth With Naturalism Stakes Win

Maher Confident Mr O’Ceirin Can Secure Caulfield Cup Berth With Naturalism Stakes Win

17 Sep, 2013

Ciaron Maher-trained Mr O’Ceirin has the opportunity to guarantee himself a start in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) when he contests the Group 3 Naturalism Stakes (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Mr O'Ceirin will earn a ballot-free entry into the Caulfield Cup if he wins the Naturalism Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: …

Cups Start Closer for Glencadam Gold

Cups Start Closer for Glencadam Gold

25 Sep, 2012

Gai Waterhouse-trained import Glencadam Gold has made another step towards a berth in the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups with a 1.5kg penalty incurred as a result of last week’s Newcastle Cup (2300m) victory.

Glencadam Gold is closer to a start in the Cups after a 1.5kg penalty. Photo by: Steve Hart

The four-year-old’s weight now …

Folding Gear into Caulfield Cup with Naturalism win

Folding Gear into Caulfield Cup with Naturalism win

22 Sep, 2012

Jockey Ben Melham will begin a strict weight lose program to ride Folding Gear in the Caulfield Cup after the five year old took out the Group 3 $150,000 D’Urban Naturalism Stakes (2000m) at Caulfield today.

Folding Gear (pictured left) wins the Group 3 Naturalism Stakes from Mr O'Ceirin. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia…

Rothera shocks trainer in 2011 Eclipse Stakes

Rothera shocks trainer in 2011 Eclipse Stakes

12 Nov, 2011

Rothera shocked trainer Peter Moody by winning the Eclipse Stakes at Sandown

Bolter Rothera shocked even his trainer Peter Moody  by winning the Group 3 Eclipse Stakes (1800m) at Sandown Hillsidetoday.

Moody had the six-year-old galloper booked to go back home to Queensland on Monday so unimpressed had he been with the lead up.

But …

Folding Gear Seeks Caulfield Cup Ballot Exemption

Folding Gear Seeks Caulfield Cup Ballot Exemption

4 Aug, 2011

Folding Gear will begin his Caulfield Cup campaign in the Aurie's Star Handicap

Four-year-old Folding Gear will begin his Caulfield Cup campaign at Flemington this weekend when he runs in the Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap.

Folding Gear will be using the run to prepare for the Group 3 Naturalism Stakes next month.

However, co-trainer …

Aurie’s Star To Shed Light On Spring Features

Aurie’s Star To Shed Light On Spring Features

4 Aug, 2011

Rekindled Interest (pictured) is one of the top quality runners resuming this spring in the Aurie's Star Handicap

This weekend’s Aurie’s Star Handicap at Flemington is one of the most important races of August, not just because of its own Group 3 status, but for what it will mean for the rest of the spring …