Tag: 'Caulfield Cup'

Explosive Jack

Muollo upbeat ahead of Melbourne Cup

New Zealand breeder Luigi Muollo is quietly confident that triple Derby winner Explosive Jack can put his Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) run behind him...
The Chosen One

The Chosen One ready for famous Flemington two-miler

Securing an ideal inside barrier draw has put the final piece in the puzzle for the Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman-trained The Chosen One ahead...
Ocean Billy

Ocean Billy takes Rotorua to the Melbourne Cup

The significance of having a runner in the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) has yet to fully dawn on Bill Pomare, but he has a...
Nature Strip and James McDonald

Punt Drunk: Incentivise & Nature Strip star on big weekend

The Monday edition of Punt Drunk takes a look back at the breathtaking victories of Incentivise and Nature Strip over the weekend, and a recap...
Incentivise wins Caulfield Cup

Incentivise overcomes wide gate to smoke Caulfield Cup field

Incentivise stamped himself as one of the world’s best stayers over the weekend, taking out the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) by 3.5 lengths in...

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | October 16, 2021

Horse racing around the country sees 14 meetings being held on this Saturday afternoon, headlined by the Caulfield Cup and The Everest. Our racing analysts...
Andy Dwyer

Punt Drunk: Bring on the Caulfield Cup & The Everest!

The Friday edition of Punt Drunk takes a look at the weekend ahead, with Incentivise and Nature Strip holding the weight of the nation behind...
Young Werther

Young Werther set to come of age in Caulfield Cup

New Zealand-bred gelding Young Werther will be looking to score just his second career win on Saturday in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m). The...

Caulfield Cup Day tips, value bets & quaddie picks | October 16

Caulfield Racecourse will host a bumper 10-race card on Saturday, October 16, and HorseBetting.com.au brings you the race-by-race preview, best bets and free quaddie numbers...

2021 Caulfield Cup runner-by-runner preview & betting tips

The 2021 Caulfield Cup is the feature event on Caulfield's 10-race card on Saturday, October 16, and HorseBetting.com.au's James Herbert presents his runner-by-runner preview for...
Quick Thinker

Wet forecast leads to Caulfield Cup tilt for Quick Thinker

Connections of the Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman-trained Quick Thinker were praying for a wet forecast ahead of the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) on...
Delphi wins at Caulfield

Delphi concedes 0.5kg to keep Oliver for Caulfield Cup

Anthony and Sam Freedman will saddle up the second favourite in this Saturday’s Group 1 Caulfield Cup, with champion jockey Damien Oliver booked for the...
The Chosen One

The Chosen One on target for third Caulfield Cup tilt

A barnstorming finish for second behind Delphi in Saturday’s Group 2 Herbert Power Stakes (2400m) at Caulfield indicated the Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman-trained The...
Samarkand

Baker and Forsman throw in dual entry for Victoria Derby

Cambridge trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman have set their sights on another Derby triumph in Australia. In the past 11 years, the stable has...
Verry Elleegant wins Caulfield Cup

Big names missing from Caulfield Cup & Cox Plate nominations

Both the Caulfield Cup and Cox Plate fields got one step closer to being finalised on Tuesday, and there were some notable absentees as the...
Ocean Billy

Ocean Billy set to cross the Tasman

Rotorua trainer Bill Pomare has waited his entire life to have a horse good enough to compete in a Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m), and...
The Chosen One

Seven Network to broadcast racing every weekend until 2027

The Seven Network has secured a landmark broadcasting rights deal which will see Australian horse racing on its screens every Saturday until 2027.
The Chosen One

Baker pleased with Underwood hope

Quality stayer The Chosen One takes the next step in his build-up towards the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups, when he tackles the Group 1 Underwood...
Nonconformist

Nonconformist books his spot in the Caulfield Cup

Nonconformist booked his way into the $5M Caulfield Cup after a narrow win in Saturday’s MRC Foundation Cup at Caulfield.
Twilight Payment

Reigning champ Twilight Payment tops Melbourne Cup weights

The weights for both the 2021 Caulfield Cup and Melbourne Cup have been released by Racing Victoria, with Twilight Payment allocated the top weight of...
Johnny Get Angry

Group One return for Johnny Get Angry

Kiwi-bred Johnny Get Angry will have his first Group One hit-out since winning the Victoria Derby (2500m) last year when he lines-up in the Makybe...
Ocean Billy

Tarzino in the frame for Cups contender

Melbourne Cup contender Ocean Billy’s storming effort at Te Rapa has convinced trainer Bill Pomare to take on the weight-for-age gallopers again in the Group...
Mascarpone

Mascarpone gets the cream in Foxbridge Plate

Punters who thought Saturday’s Group 2 Valachi Downs Foxbridge Plate (1200m) was a two-horse race between last year’s winner and heavily backed favourite Avantage and...
The Chosen One

Feehan first-up for The Chosen One

Quality stayer The Chosen One will kick off his Cups campaign when he contests the Group 2 Feehan Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday....
Tralee Rose

Heatherlie Stakes first-up for Tralee Rose

Tralee Rose holds nominations for both the Group 1 Caulfield (2400m) and Group 1 Melbourne Cups (3200m) but trainer Symon Wilde is eyeing the Group...