Tag: 'Australian Cup'

Concert Hall

Australian campaign on horizon for Concert Hall

Three of Australia’s feature middle distance races are on the cards for classy Cambridge mare Concert Hall this autumn. The six-year-old mare has been nominated...
Sir Dragonet

Sir Dragonet Targets Rich Sydney Race

Ciaron Maher is hoping his Cox Plate winner Sir Dragonet can prove he is Australia's number one weight-for-age, middle-distance performer in 2021.

Harlem stays home for Mornington Cup bid

Lindsay Park has decided to stay close to home and try Harlem again at 2400m in the Mornington Cup instead of continuing his campaign in...

Avilius returns for shot at Australian Cup

After finishing fifth as an odds-on favourite in the Australian Cup 12 months ago, Godolphin galloper Avilius is back for another shot at the Group...

Group 1 Australian Cup attracts field of 14

The Group One Australian Cup has attracted a field of 14 including dual winner Harlem and Melbourne Cup hero Vow And Declare.
Miss Siska

Miss Siska chasing Australian Cup glory

In-form mare Miss Siska, a half-sister to former star sprinter Hay List, will be chasing her first Group One win in the Australian Cup at...

Harlem shooting for third Australian Cup

Lindsay Park will have four runners in the Australian Cup at Flemington including Harlem who is shooting for a third straight victory in the Group...
Fifty Stars

Hayes takes inspiration from Aidan O’Brien

Magic Wand's win in the Mackinnon Stakes after contesting the Melbourne Cup is behind the decision to accept a wildcard in the All-Star Mile with...
William Pike

Regal Power on target for Australian Cup

West Australian Group One winner Regal Power is set for the Australian Cup at Flemington after running home well for fourth in a crucial lead-up...
Fifty Stars

Fifty Stars wins second Blamey Stakes

Fifty Stars has won his second straight Blamey Stakes, with his connections now to decide whether to run him next in the Australian Cup or...
Fifty Stars

Blamey quinella pair back for another shot

Lindsay Park stablemates Fifty Stars and So Si Bon will be back at Flemington looking for a repeat of their one-two finish in the Blamey...

Oliver cops 10-meeting ban at Caulfield

Damien Oliver pleaded guilty to a careless riding charge aboard Harlem in the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield and has been suspended for 10 meetings.
Miss Siska

Miss Siska takes out Group 2 Peter Young Stakes

Miss Siska has landed her biggest success taking out the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield en-route to a start in the Group One Australian Cup.
Vow And Declare

Vow And Declare on track for autumn return

Melbourne Cup winner Vow And Declare is on target for his likely return in the Group One Australian Cup after pleasing his trainer in a...

Japanese horse added to Aust Cup entries

Japanese horse Suzuka Devious has been added to the Australian Cup entries after a clerical error meant he was left out of the original nominations.
Mirage Dancer

Orr Stakes first-up tilt for Mirage Dancer

Mirage Dancer will be racing at a distance shorter than 2000m for only the second time when he runs first-up in the CF Orr Stakes...
Vow And Declare

Cup winner impresses Williams at Geelong

Craig Williams has made a special trip to Geelong to partner Melbourne Cup winner Vow And Declare in a gallop between races.
Vow And Declare

Nominations released for Flemington Group 1s

Nominations have been taken for three Flemington Group One races with 106 entries for the Australian Guineas, 67 in the Australian Cup and 60 for...
Mirage Dancer

Orr Stakes return likely for Mirage Dancer

Trainers Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young have mapped out a program for Caulfield Cup placegetter Mirage Dancer starting with the Group One C F Orr...
Vow And Declare

Cup winner pleasing in autumn build-up

Danny O'Brien is delighted with the way Melbourne Cup winner Vow And Declare is progressing in his early build-up towards his autumn campaign.

Jamie Kah to ride in Shergar Cup at Ascot

Australian jockey Jamie Kah has been announced as one of the riders set to compete in the Shergar Cup at Ascot in England.

A look at the history of G1 Australian Cup

Facts and figures behind the history of the Australian Cup to be run at Flemington.

Williams buoyed by Shillelagh ahead of Cup

Craig Williams is happy after Shillelagh's final piece of work ahead of her taking her place as the only mare in the Group One Australian...

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.