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Russian Camelot

Rising Star Russian Camelot Earns Praise

Russian Camelot has rocketed to the top of markets for the two biggest races of the Melbourne spring with a dominant victory in the Underwood...

State Switch Lands Coruscate Another Win

Sean Keogh, Godolphin's Melbourne foreman, says Caulfield Listed winner Coruscate is relishing being switched between the Sydney and Melbourne stables.
Damien Oliver

Oliver Has Pick Of Stars In Melbourne Cup

Damien Oliver will choose between two of trainer Danny O'Brien's stars, Russian Camelot and last year's winner Vow And Declare, in the Melbourne Cup.

Caulfield Cup On Order For Emerging Stayer

Lightly-raced stayer Orderofthegarter has won his way into the Caulfield Cup with an impressive performance in the Naturalism Stakes.

Cascadian Chasing Maiden Group One Victory

James Cummings gave Cascadian two lead-in runs in weight-for-age races at Caulfield hoping it would be the perfect recipe for a Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes...
Mark Zahra

Fierce Impact Holds Off Russian Camelot

Fierce Impact has recorded his third Group One win over 1600 metres when fending off the exciting Russian Camelot to claim the Makybe Diva Stakes.
Russian Camelot

O’Brien Excited By Rising Star’s Return

Danny O'Brien is hoping hype will meet expectation with Russian Camelot when he resumes from a spell in the Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington.

Embolism wins ‘Listed’ maiden at Bendigo

Trainer Danny O'Brien has been pleased to see Embolism make a winning start to his career at Bendigo in a race that promises to be...

Oliver triumphs again in Breasley Medal

Damien Oliver has won his eleventh Scobie Breasley Medal and Nature Strip has been crowned Horse of the Year at a Victorian racing awards night.
Home Of The Brave

Oliver delivers Brave win for Godolphin

Damien Oliver has made a habit of winning the first stakes race of the Victorian season, landing his fifth Aurie's Star Stakes aboard Home Of...

Bussutin, Young unearth Vic Derby hopeful

Untapped three-year-old Wertheimer will be set on a Victoria Derby path after making a winning debut for new trainers Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young.
Craig Williams

Premierships record in sights of Williams

With his ninth Victorian metropolitan jockeys' premiership secured this season, Craig Williams has moved to within two of equalling the record for most titles.

Viridine wins WFA Group 3 Bletchingly Stakes

Viridine has taken out the final stakes race of the 2019-20 season in Melbourne, with Damien Oliver riding the sprinter to victory in the Bletchingly...
Right You Are

Right You Are scores narrow Flemington win

Damien Oliver believes Right You Are has the scope to continue improving next season after riding the gelding to a narrow win under a big...
Damien Oliver

Oliver to ride on despite protocol breach

Stewards and medical experts have cleared leading Melbourne jockey Damien Oliver to ride at Flemington after a coronavirus protocol breach.
Tony McEvoy

Juveniles face distance test in Byerley

A number of two-year-olds are set to be tried over 1800m in the Byerley Handicap at Flemington, including Mr Wolf who steps up from 1400m.
Damien Oliver

Wicklow Town chasing maiden city success

After wins at Echuca, Mornington and Geelong, Wicklow Town heads to town for the first time chasing victory at Caulfield.
Craig Williams

Williams in seven-win Melbourne title lead

Striving for his ninth Melbourne jockeys' premiership, Craig Williams heads into the final month of the season with a seven-win lead in the title race.

Oliver guides Saltpeter home at Caulfield

After breaking his maiden status at Geelong, Saltpeter has come back in distance to claim the Vale Graham Salisbury Handicap at Caulfield.
Ciaron Maher

Mid-winter kick off for imported Cups hope

The Ciaron Maher and David Eustace stable will kick off the spring campaign of potential Cups contender South Pacific at Caulfield.
Craig Williams

Trackwork boost for title-chasing Williams

Craig Williams is hoping a return to riding trackwork will stand him in good stead in a Melbourne jockeys' premiership battle with Damien Oliver.

RV make adjustments to trackwork protocols

Victorian Jockeys Association boss Matt Hyland has welcomed Racing Victoria's decision to allow the 'Green' team jockeys to start riding trackwork again.
Craig Williams

Williams leads Oliver in city premiership

Eight-time Melbourne jockeys' premiership winner Craig Williams is four wins ahead of 10-time winner Damien Oliver with two months of this season remaining.
Calvin McEvoy

Coolth set for first Melbourne appearance

Lightly raced three-year-old Coolth will be out to remain unbeaten when he runs in Melbourne for the first time over 2000m after two wins in...
Right You Are

Right You Are showing Price positive signs

Lightly raced Right You Are has held off a determined bid from his stablemate Librate to win the Nick Johnstone Real Estate Handicap at Caulfield.