Trainer Mike Moroney will target the Mornington Cup with Aktau which he hopes will give the stayer a ticket into the Caulfield Cup.
After a luckless Australian debut, Just Benjamin has led throughout to give connections a win in the Mal Seccull Handicap at Caulfield.
After making a winning start to his Australian career at Flemington, lightly raced import Aktau is set for his second Melbourne appearance at Caulfield.
Mornington-trained galloper Self Sense has survived a protest to win his hometown Cup and earn a start in the Caulfield Cup.
Success in the Mornington Cup gives the winner an automatic start into the Caulfield Cup later in the year.
Self Sense will try to win the Mornington Cup before he makes a return to the jumps racing scene.
Darren Weir and the connections of Kings Will Dream can now concentrate on the Caulfield Cup after his victory in the Mornington Cup.
The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott-trained Cismontane will take on the might of the Darren Weir stable in the Mornington Cup.
A start in the Mornington Cup for Oncidium Ruler is dependent on whether there is any rain ahead of the Listed race.
A one-time Melbourne Cup nomination for Irish trainer Willie Mullins will start his Australian campaign in the Mornington Cup.
Trainer David Brideoake says it would be an honour to win the Mornington Cup with stayer Self Sense.
Connections of Lord Fandango will watch the weather forecast to decide whether he runs in the Manion Cup in Sydney or instead contests the Mornington...
The imported Homesman could have earned a crack at the Australian Cup with a narrow win in his Australian debut over stablemate Almandin at Caulfield.
Four-year-old Bedford will step up in class in the Listed Mornington Cup Prelude chasing a third-straight win at Caulfield over 2000m.