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2015 Australian Oaks the Target for Set Square

2015 Australian Oaks the Target for Set Square

15 Dec, 2014

Announcing her arrival over an impressive four start campaign through the Spring Racing Carnival, trainer Ciaron Maher has revealed classy filly Set Square will be set for the Group 1 Australian Oaks (2400m) upon returning to competition in 2015.

Set Square will target the Group 1 Australian Oaks upon returning to racing in 2015. Photo: …

Hampton Court Draws Fairly In Victoria Derby Barrier Draw

Hampton Court Draws Fairly In Victoria Derby Barrier Draw

29 Oct, 2014

The 2014 Victoria Derby barrier draw has been completed and clear favourite Hampton Court is set to jump from barrier 11 in the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday.

Atmosphere (outside) was one of the big winners of the 2014 Victoria Derby barrier draw this afternoon. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

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Hampton Court Headlines Victoria Derby First Acceptances

Hampton Court Headlines Victoria Derby First Acceptances

21 Oct, 2014

Spring Champion Stakes winner Hampton Court has been included in the 2014 Victoria Derby first acceptances that were released by Racing Victoria this afternoon.

Hampton Court will have the chance to become the first horse to complete the 2014 Spring Champion Stakes/Victoria double since Monaco Consul in 2009. Photo by: Steve Hart

There were reports …

Bowman Set To Miss Cox Plate Ride On Criterion

Bowman Set To Miss Cox Plate Ride On Criterion

20 Oct, 2014

Leading jockey Hugh Bowman is set to miss the 2014 Cox Plate ride on Criterion after he was found guilty of improper riding for his ride on Light Up Manhattan in the Group 3 Caulfield Classic (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Criterion stamped himself as a leading Cox Plate contender when he stormed home late …