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Australian Cup start still not confirmed for Protectionist

Australian Cup start still not confirmed for Protectionist

24 Feb, 2015

German import Protectionist will have to perform well in Saturday’s Group 2 $200,000 Peter Young Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield if trainer Kris Lees is to confirm a start in the Australian Cup in a fortnight.

2014 Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist is set to resume in the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by

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Riziz to bypass Melbourne Spring Carnival after Spring Stakes win

Riziz to bypass Melbourne Spring Carnival after Spring Stakes win

11 Aug, 2014

Spring Stakes winner Riziz will bypass the Melbourne Spring Carnival and have one more run in Adelaide before heading to the spelling paddock.

Riziz clears out to record a comfortable win in the Spring Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The Ken Sweeney trained Riziz made it an one act affair when he cleared …