Tag: 'Australian Cup'

Lindsay Park has sights on Sydney carnival

Lindsay Park is hoping to keep the feature race victories coming with three runners in three black-type races at Rosehill.

Hayes chases Blamey success with Cool Chap

Lindsay Park will be attempting another feature Flemington race win when Cool Chap runs in the Group Two Blamey Stakes.

Walker chasing more G1 success in Sydney

On the back of his long shot Group One win in the Australian Cup at Flemington, Michael Walker now has his eyes on the Sydney...

Harlem in upset G1 Australian Cup victory

Harlem has edged out his more-fancied rivals to beat Gailo Chop and Ventura Storm in the Group One Australian Cup.

Hayes opts for blinkers on Ventura Storm

The Lindsay Park team will have two imports in the Group One Australian Cup including Ventura Storm who will race in blinkers for the first...
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Key statistics on the Australian Cup

A look at the history of the Group One Australian Cup over 2000m at Flemington.
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Williams chases another G1 win on Hartnell

If Hartnell brings his A-game to the Australian Cup at Flemington jockey Craig Williams is confident he will be heading home with another Group One...

Walker chases another Lindsay Park Cup win

Jockey Michael Walker is hoping to replicate his Australian Cup win on Spillway when he partners Harlem for the Lindsay Park stable at Flemington.

Blinkers go on Fandango in Australian Cup

Trainer Archie Alexander is expecting a better performance from Lord Fandango who will wear blinkers in the Australian Cup at Flemington.

12 for Australian Cup, 15 in Newmarket Hcp

The $1.5 million Australian Cup over 2000m has attracted a field of 12 while the Newmarket Handicap up the Flemington straight 1200m course has 15.

Gailo Chop on target for Australian Cup

Trainer Darren Weir is looking for consecutive Australian Cup wins with Gailo Chop favourite to emulate Humidor.
NZ Group 1 winner Devise

Aust Cup option for NZ Group One winner

New Zealand Group One winner Devise has the option of the Australian Cup for her next start if it is wet at home.

Gailo Chop wins Peter Young Stakes

Seven-year-old Gailo Chop has stamped himself as the horse to beat in the Australian Cup with a dominant win in the Peter Young Stakes at...

First acceptors taken for Flemington Group Ones

A host of big names remain in contention for autumn Group One races at Flemington after first acceptances but there have been some notable omissions...

Nominations close for features Australian Cup & Newmarket Hcp

Nominations have been taken for three Flemington autumn features, the Australian Cup, the Newmarket Handicap and Australian Guineas.
Vic racing

Bow Creek firms again in Aust Cup betting

Bow Creek and Chautauqua are clear-cut favourites for the Australian Cup and Newmarket Handicap at Flemington.
Vic racing

Suavito ready for 2000m in Australian Cup

Trainer Nigel Blackiston has a healthy respect for Suavito's likely Australian Cup opposition but says he wouldn't swap the mare for any other runner.
Vic racing

Rock in Awesome form ahead of G1 Aust Cup

Leon Corstens was associated with several Australian Cup winners as foreman for Bart Cummings and he will be represented by Awesome Rock at Flemington.
Vic racing

Suavito ready for 2000m in Australian Cup

Trainer Nigel Blackiston has a healthy respect for Suavito's likely Australian Cup opposition but says he wouldn't swap the mare for any other runner.

Guineas winner Palentino to race in the Australian Cup

All going well, Australian Guineas winner Palentino will back up against the older horses in the Australian Cup. The Darren Weir-trained three-year-old survived a protest...

Dabernig: Rising Romance needs better barrier for Australian Cup

Co-trainer Tom Dabernig is looking to a return Flemington and a good barrier to bring about a change of fortune for Rising Romance. The 2014...

Gelagotis says Mourinho on track for Australian Cup

Manny Gelagotis says Mourinho’s third in the Peter Young Stakes justifies him putting his “head on the block”. Gelagotis has been fined over social media...

Nigel Blackiston could take Sauvito overseas after Australian Cup

An international campaign could be on the agenda for Suavito after she runs in the Australian Cup. Trainer Nigel Blackiston confirmed he had fielded queries...

Delicacy sets new record in winning 2016 Perth Cup

IN the first major race of 2016, champion mare Delicacy set a weight-carrying record to win the $500,000 Perth Cup on Saturday. The set weight...