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2016 Caulfield Cup Form: Scottish has good European Form

2016 Caulfield Cup Form: Scottish has good European Form

14 Oct, 2016

Godolphin’s English trainer Charlie Appleby rates Scottish as having some of the best form of the European stayers to contest the Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy, above, takes the ride on English stayer Scottish in the Caulfield Cup at Caulfield. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.…

Winx among 53 Cox Plate 2nd acceptances

Winx among 53 Cox Plate 2nd acceptances

20 Sep, 2016

Chris Waller’s super mare Winx is among the fifty-three gallopers left in contention for the Group 1 $3m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 22 at second acceptance time today.

Winx, above, heads up the 2nd acceptances for the 2016 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley. Photo by Steve Hart.

Winx is the short …

Aidan O’Brien’s pair top Caulfield Cup weights

Aidan O’Brien’s pair top Caulfield Cup weights

31 Aug, 2016

The Aidan O’Brien trained Highland Reel and Order Of St George have each been allocated the top weight of 58kg for the Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on October 15.

Highland Reel, above has been allocated the equal top weight of 58kg for the 2016 Caulfield Cup. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Winx to frighten off rivals in Chelmsford Stakes

Winx to frighten off rivals in Chelmsford Stakes

29 Aug, 2016

Headline mare Winx is set to frighten off most of her rivals when she chases her eleventh win on the trot in the Group 2 $250,000 Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Winx, above, will face another small field in the Chelmsford Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Winx made a mess of …

Cox Plate will determine if Winx has come back better

Cox Plate will determine if Winx has come back better

22 Aug, 2016

Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller is happy to wait until the Group 1 $3m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 22 before declaring if his stable star Winx has come back  better than ever this preparation.

Winx, above, kicked off her Cox Plate campaign with a first up win in the Warwick Stakes …

Winx gets ten of ten rating for Warwick Stakes win

Winx gets ten of ten rating for Warwick Stakes win

22 Aug, 2016

Premiership winning trainer Chris Waller has given his stable star Winx a ten of ten rating for her effortless first up win in the Group 2 $250,000 Warwick Stakes (1400m) at Randwick last Saturday.

Winx, above, gets a ten out ten from trainer Chris Waller for her win in the Warwick Stakes at Randwick. Photo …

Highland Reel good chance to take on Winx again in Cox Plate

Highland Reel good chance to take on Winx again in Cox Plate

18 Aug, 2016

International Group 1 winner Highland Reel is a good chance to take on Winx again in the 2016 Group 1 $3m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on October 22.

Highland Reel, above, is a good chance to return to Australia for the Cox Plate at Moonee Valley. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Champion Irish …

28 International 2016 Caulfield Cup Nominations

28 International 2016 Caulfield Cup Nominations

3 Aug, 2016

The internationals are out in force this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival with 28 of the 170 Caulfield Cup nominations taken by Racing Victoria on Tuesday prepared in the Northern Hemisphere.

Highland Reel is one of 12 Caulfield Cup 2016 nominations for Irish trainer Aidan O’Brien. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Nominations for a number of spring …

Dartmouth is still in contention for the Melbourne Cup

Dartmouth is still in contention for the Melbourne Cup

25 Jul, 2016

English stayer Dartmouth is still in contention for the Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington in November even though the four year old was beaten at Ascot on the weekend.

Dartmoth finished 3rd to Highland Reel, above, in the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Dartmouth on trial for Melbourne Cup

Dartmouth on trial for Melbourne Cup

22 Jul, 2016

A Melbourne Cup campaign could be on the cards for English stayer Dartmouth if he can keep his winning momentum going in the Group 1 £1.15m King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes (1 mile 4 furlongs) at Ascot on July 23.

The Aidan O’Brien trained Adelaide, above, was the winner of the 2014 Cox …