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Wide barrier puts Tom Melbourne’s Easter Cup in doubt

Wide barrier puts Tom Melbourne’s Easter Cup in doubt

13 Apr, 2017

The outside barrier in the capacity sixteen horse field has diminished Tom Melbourne’s chances of running in the Group 3 $150,000 Le Pine Funerals Easter Cup (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Tom Melbourne, above with blue and gold hoops, running second to Oceanographer in the 2016 Lexus Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.…

A firm track puts Pornichet out of contention for Easter Cup

A firm track puts Pornichet out of contention for Easter Cup

12 Apr, 2017

Trainer Ciaron Maher will consider not running Group 1 winner Pornichet in the Group 3 $150,000 Le Pine Funerals Easter Cup (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday if the track is too firm.

Pornichet, above, could be a doubtful starter in the Easter Cup at Caulfield if the track is too firm. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

43 left in 2017 Sydney Cup at 1st acceptance time

43 left in 2017 Sydney Cup at 1st acceptance time

7 Mar, 2017

Forty-three stayers are left in the 2017 Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on April 8 at first acceptance time.

Our Ivanhowe, above is among the 43 first acceptors for the 2017 Sydney Cup at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Sydney Cup top weight Our Ivanhowe and the lightly weighted Tom Melbourne …

Gear change for Tom Melbourne in TS Carlyon Cup

Gear change for Tom Melbourne in TS Carlyon Cup

10 Feb, 2017

Co-trainer Lee Freedman is hoping a gear change will end a frustrating run of minor placings for Tom Melbourne who runs first up in the Group 3 $150,000 The Resimax TS Carlyon Cup (1600m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Tom Melbourne, above in black yellow and white colours running second to Oceanographer in the Lexus Stakes, …

Francis Of Assisi chases more Aussie dollars in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Francis Of Assisi chases more Aussie dollars in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

4 Nov, 2016

English stayer Francis Of Assisi is chasing more Australian dollars when he lines up in the Group 3 $300,000 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Francis Of Assisi, above, is set to chase more Australian dollars in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Francis Of Assisi is one …

Oceanographer Into Melbourne Cup After Lexus Stakes

Oceanographer Into Melbourne Cup After Lexus Stakes

29 Oct, 2016

Oceanographer will head into the 2016 Melbourne Cup after he recorded a fast-finishing victory in the Lexus Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Oceanographer stormed home late to win the 2016 Lexus Stakes at Flemington this afternoon. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Oceanographer was settled in the second half of the field and he was at …

Vanbrugh back in the winner’s stall in Coogny Cup

Vanbrugh back in the winner’s stall in Coogny Cup

15 Oct, 2016

The Chris Waller trained Vanbrugh was back in the winner’s stall for the first time in twelve months when he took out the Group 3 $150,000 Priceline Pharmacy Coogny Cup (2000m) at Caulfield today.

Vanbrugh wins the Coogny Cup on Caulfield Cup Day. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos

Vanbrugh last saluted the judge when he …

Real Love To Caulfield Cup After JRA Cup Win

Real Love To Caulfield Cup After JRA Cup Win

30 Sep, 2016

Real Love will head to the 2016 Caulfield Cup after she recorded an impressive victory in the 2016 JRA Cup at Moonee Valley tonight.

Real Love will progress to the 2016 Caulfield Cup following a smart win in the Group 3 JRA Cup. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Real Love was settled just behind the leading …

Jameka To Caulfield Cup After Naturalism Stakes Win

Jameka To Caulfield Cup After Naturalism Stakes Win

17 Sep, 2016

Jameka will head into the 2016 Caulfield Cup as one of the favourites after recording an impressive victory in the 2016 Naturalism Stakes at Caulfield this afternoon.

Jameka stamped herself as a genuine Caulfield Cup contender with her impressive win in the Naturalism Stakes. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Nick Hall settled Jameka just behind …

2000m of Naturalism Stakes to suit Excess Knowledge

2000m of Naturalism Stakes to suit Excess Knowledge

15 Sep, 2016

The step up to 2000m of the Group 3 $150,000 Naturalism Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday will suit Excess Knowledge according to Tulloch Lodge co-trainer Adrian Bott.

Excess Knowledge will appreciate the step up to 2000m in the Naturalism Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Excess Knowledge will be having his second Spring Carnival …