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No Melbourne Cup for Signoff, out for the Spring

No Melbourne Cup for Signoff, out for the Spring

29 Sep, 2016

One time Melbourne Cup favourite Signoff is out of the Spring Carnival after failing to respond to treatment for a leg injury quickly enough.

Signoff, above, is out of contention for the 2016 Melbourne Cup at Flemington. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Signoff had been at the top of the market order at $17 with Ladbrokes.com.au …

Signoff’s Melbourne Cup campaign looking in jeopardy

Signoff’s Melbourne Cup campaign looking in jeopardy

27 Sep, 2016

Trainer Darren Weir has informed Racing Victoria stewards that Signoff’s Melbourne Cup campaign could be in jeopardy after the stayer is responding slowly to a cut leg.

Signoff’s Melbourne Cup campaign looks in jeopardy because of a leg injury. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Weir was forced to abandon a trip to Sydney to run in …

Signoff out of Harry White Classic

Signoff out of Harry White Classic

24 Sep, 2016

Trainer Darren Weir will have to reassess Signoff’s Spring Carnival campaign after he was forced to scratch the seven year old from the Listed $120,000 italktravel Harry White Classic (2400m) at Caulfield today.

Signoff, above, had to be scratched from the Harry White Classic at Caulfield. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Weir had to scratch Signoff …

Hartnell remains favourite for Caulfield Cup after 2nd acceptances

Hartnell remains favourite for Caulfield Cup after 2nd acceptances

20 Sep, 2016

The John O’Shea trained Hartnell remains the favourite for the Group 1 $3m BMW Caulfield Cup (2400m) at Caulfield on October 15 after second acceptances were taken today.

Hartnell, above, remains the favourite for the Caulfield Cup after second acceptances. Photo by Steve Hart.

Hartnell is one of five O’Shea trained horses among a total …

Lucia Valentina, Black Heart Bart head up Underwood Stakes nominations

Lucia Valentina, Black Heart Bart head up Underwood Stakes nominations

19 Sep, 2016

Queen Elizabeth Stakes winner Lucia Valentina and dual Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart head up the nominations for the Group 1 $500,000 Underwood Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Lucia Valentina, above, is among the nominations for the Underwood Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Sixteen gallopers have been nominated for the …

Winx’s George Main Stakes opposition dwindling

Winx’s George Main Stakes opposition dwindling

16 Sep, 2016

Winx’s opposition in the Group 1 $500,000 Colgate Optic White Stakes (George Main Stakes) (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday continues to dwindle with Le Romain and Tosen Stardom being announced non-runners.

Le Romain, above, won’t be running against Winx in the George Main Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Kris Lees trained Le …

Hartnell heads up a small field of 8 in Hill Stakes

Hartnell heads up a small field of 8 in Hill Stakes

14 Sep, 2016

Chelmsford Stakes winner Hartnell heads up a small field of eight to contest the Group 2 $200,000 Ascend Sales Trophies Hill Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Chelmsford Stakes winner Hartnel, above, will start the favourite in the Hill Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Hartnell will be ridden again by Godolphin’s number one …

Signoff and The United States equal favourites for Melbourne Cup

Signoff and The United States equal favourites for Melbourne Cup

14 Sep, 2016

The Darren Weir trained Signoff and the Lloyd Williams owned The United States have been installed equal favourites following the release of the weights yesterday for Group 1 $6m Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 1.

Signoff, above, is equal favourite with The United States for the Melbourne Cup. Photo by Jenny Barnes.…

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 …

Order Of St George cements his spot at top of Melbourne Cup betting

Order Of St George cements his spot at top of Melbourne Cup betting

22 Aug, 2016

Irish galloper Order Of St George has cemented his spot at the top of the Melbourne Cup betting when he took his winning run to six with a victory in the Group 3 €60,000 Palmerstown House Estate Irish St Leger Trial Stakes (2816m) at the Curragh in Ireland last Saturday.

Green Moon, above, won the …