Tag: 'Caulfield Cup'

Racing Mourns Death Of Cup-Winning Jockey

Racing Victoria has confirmed the death of decorated jockey W A 'Billy' Smith at the age of 92.

Munce Tipping Anthony Van Dyck To Win Cup

Chris Munce won a Melbourne Cup as a jockey aboard Jezabeel and he is tipping English Derby winner Anthony Van Dyck to capture Australia's famous...
The Chosen One

Barrier enhances The Chosen One’s Cup prospects

One of the forgotten runners in Tuesday’s Group 1 Lexus Melbourne Cup (3200m) has had his chances of springing an upset greatly enhanced after drawing...
Verry Elleegant

Teenager on life-changing Melbourne Cup ride

As Verry Elleegant prepares to fly the New Zealand flag in Tuesday’s Group 1 Lexus Melbourne Cup (3200m), the star mare’s Kiwi co-owners are on...
Kerrin McEvoy

Mare Can Complete Mcevoy’s Grand Slam Set

Kerrin McEvoy will join elite company if he can become just the eighth jockey to win racing's grand slam by claiming the Cox Plate on...
Verry Elleegant

Spring Racing Review: Stars shine in Everest and Caulfield Cup

Two big Group 1 races were run and won on Saturday, with Verry Elleegant taking out the Caulfield Cup and Classique Legend dominating in The...

Waller Confirms Melbourne Cup Jockeys

Chris Waller has confirmed Mark Zahra as the rider for star mare Verry Elleegant in the Melbourne Cup, a race the premier trainer is yet...
Verry Elleegant

Zed’s Verry Elleegant a testament to breeder’s faith

The performance of dainty New Zealand-bred mare Verry Elleegant fending off Epsom Derby-winning blueblood Anthony Van Dyck in Saturday’s Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) is...
Verry Elleegant

Waller Wins First Caulfield Cup In Style

Chris Waller has finally landed his first Caulfield Cup with star staying mare Verry Elleegant defying English Derby winner Anthony Van Dyck.

Leon Macdonald Hoping History Can Repeat

Southern Speed finished fourth in the Turnbull Stakes before she won the Caulfield Cup and trainer Leon MacDonald is hoping stablemate Dalasan can follow suit.
Vow And Declare

Weight Rise Sets Cup Winner A Tough Task

Danny O'Brien says Vow And Declare is going as well as he was last year when runner-up in the Caulfield Cup but admits his weight...
The Chosen One

Inside draw a boost for The Chosen One

The Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman-trained The Chosen One has snuck into the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) for the second year in a row....
Mer De Glace

Caulfield Cup 2020 runner-by-runner betting guide

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the form, betting info and latest odds for every runner in the 2020 Group 1 Caulfield Cup.

Barrier An Obstacle For Anthony Van Dyck

Although Anthony Van Dyck has drawn an outside barrier in the Caulfield Cup, he has thrived at Werribee and his stable believe he's ready to...

Moroney Chirpy Over Chapada’s Cup Chances

Mike Moroney has scratched Aktau from the Caulfield Cup due to injury but he's upbeat his remaining runner Chapada can give him his first win...
Michael Walker

Walker turns to Willoughby in Cups

Kiwi jockey Michael Walker made the most of his limited opportunities last Saturday as he notched the 25th Group 1 win of his career with...
Verry Elleegant

Waller Worried About Elleegant Cup Weight

Chris Waller will saddle up three horses in his bid for a first Caulfield Cup with the Turnbull Stakes trifecta of Verry Elleegant, Toffee Tongue...

No Caulfield Cup For Coongy Cup Winner

Grahame Begg has a soft spot for Coongy Cup winner Nonconformist but he is happy to wait another year before targeting the stayer at the...

Cumani Sweats On Cup Start For San Huberto

Matt Cumani's San Huberto is on the cusp of gaining a Caulfield Cup start and the trainer is preparing the imported stayer as if he...
Mirage Dancer

Caulfield Cup Now A Free Hit For Mirage

Mirage Dancer ran third in the 2019 Caulfield Cup and returns for another shot this year in top form after winning the Group One Metropolitan...

O’Brien’s Spring Raiders Pass First Test

Six horses from the stable of champion Irish trainer Aidan O'Brien have blown out the cobwebs with a course proper workout at Werribee.

O’Brien Raiders On Song For Spring Tilt

The quartet of horses Joseph O'Brien has brought to Australia for the spring carnival have all settled in well at Werribee, including Master Of Reality.
Verry Elleegant

Waller Wins His Fifth Group 1 Turnbull Stakes

In what Mark Zahra described as a ding dong finish, his mount Verry Elleegant took out the Turnbull Stakes, a race in which Chris Waller...

Aktau Back On Track For Turnbull Stakes

Aktau's most recent run was the first time he had been unplaced in Australia but trainer Mike Moroney said he was ready to bounce back...
The Chosen One

Baker chases fifth Underwood crown

Hall of Fame trainer Murray Baker has won the Group 1 Underwood Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield four times already so he well knows the formidable...