Tag: 'Caulfield Cup'

Damian Lane

Jockey hoping for history-making Cup win

Jockey Damian Lane has the chance to become the first jockey in history to claim Australian racing's big four races by winning the Melbourne Cup.
Yoshito Yahagi

Lys Gracieux’s trainer hopes to return

Cox Plate-winning Japanese trainer Yoshito Yahagi has had a runner at the past two Melbourne spring carnivals and hopes to return with more.
Damian Lane

Lane suspended, fined $20,000 in Cup win

Damien Lane's Caulfield Cup win on Mer De Glace has come at a cost with a 10-meeting suspension and a $20,000 fine for careless riding.

Cup placegetters on target for Flemington

Trainer Danny O'Brien believes Vow And Declare's Caulfield Cup second placing is a strong pointer towards the stayer's chances of winning the Melbourne Cup.
Mer De Glace

Mer De Glace takes Caulfield Cup for Japan

A trip to Japan and two previous rides on Mer De Glace has provided Damian Lane with victory in the $5 million Caulfield Cup.

What the $5m Caulfield Cup jockeys said

What the jockeys said after the $5 million Caulfield Cup over 2400m.
The Chosen One

Forde, shearing and cheering his way to the Caulfield Cup

Darin Forde will swap his shearing piece for a suit on Saturday as he gets set to experience one of his biggest days in racing....
Mike Moroney

Sound gains Cup start after scratching

First emergency Sound has gained a start in the Caulfield Cup and the import's trainer Mike Moroney believes the stayer can spring a surprise.
Phillip Stokes

Mr Quickie out to bounce back in Cup

Mr Quickie will be out to bounce back from a disappointing last-start performance when he runs as one of the leading contenders in the $5...
Pat Cosgrave

Cosgrave gets another Caulfield Cup chance

Visiting jockey Pat Cosgrave will try to win the Caulfield Cup for the second time in as many years after picking up the ride on...

A guide to the $5 million Caulfield Cup

What you need to know ahead of the $5 million Group One Caulfield Cup over 2400m.

Crown Prosecutor out of Group 1 Caulfield Cup

New Zealand four-year-old Crown Prosecutor has been scratched from the Caulfield Cup because of a leg issue, with first emergency Sound now gaining a start.
Trent Busuttin

Trent Busuttin excited at Dancer’s Cup bid

Co-trainer Trent Busuttin admits he is a little on edge ahead of the Caulfield Cup in which he will saddle up Mirage Dancer with partner...

Caulfield Cup runner under injury cloud

Racing Victoria veterinarians will re-examine Caulfield Cup acceptor Crown Prosecutor after finding the stayer lame in a foreleg.

No Melbourne Cup weight penalty for Wolfe

Wolfe has not been given a Melbourne Cup weight penalty for his win in the Coongy Cup and remains on 50kg and down the order...
Cory Parish

Parish hopes for Caulfield Cup upset again

Two years after winning the Caulfield Cup on $51 chance Boom Time, jockey Cory Parish hopes to cause another upset in the race on Qafila.

Neufbosc remains in Sydney ahead of Cup

Caulfield Cup second emergency Neufboasc could be in for a late dash from Sydney if there are any early scratchings from the $5 million race.
The Chosen One

Baster takes wide Cup draw in his stride

Jockey Stephen Baster says he isn't worried about the hand dealt his Caulfield Cup ride The Chosen One who will jump from the widest barrier.
Vow And Declare

Vow And Declare a light weight Cup hope

Danny O'Brien reckons stayer-on-the-rise Vow And Declare is well handicapped for the Caulfield Cup with 52.5kg and is in great order for the race.
Ben Melham

Melham confident ahead of Caulfield Cup

Jockey Ben Melham has gone close to winning the Caulfield Cup the past two years and believes Mirage Dancer gives him a genuine chance to...

Favourites in wide draws for Caulfield Cup

High-profile Caulfield Cup runners Finche and Mer De Glace have drawn barriers 19 and 21 respectively for the 2400m handicap.

Hartnell to run in Group 1 Caulfield Cup

Mutliple Group One winner Hartnell will run in a Caulfield Cup for the first time and will carry 58kg topweight.
Gai Waterhouse

Wolfe earns Cup start with Coongy Cup win

The win in the Coongy Cup by Wolfe has landed the Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott-trained stayer a start in the Caulfield Cup.

Hartnell top weight for Group 1 Caulfield Cup

A field of 18 plus four emergencies has been declared for the $5 million Caulfield Cup with veteran Hartnell to run with top weight of...
Verry Elleegant

Waller gives Verry Elleegant Cox Plate nod

Verry Elleegant will miss the Caulfield Cup in preference for a start in the Cox Plate after galloping at The Valley under James McDonald.