Caulfield Cup Field News

Johannes Vermeer tops 2017 Caulfield Cup betting after barrier draw

Johannes Vermeer tops 2017 Caulfield Cup betting after barrier draw
October 18th, 2017

The Lloyd Williams owned, Aidan O’Brien trained Johannes Vermeer has skipped to the top of 2017 Caulfield Cup betting after drawing an inside barrier for Saturday’s Melbourne Racing Club’s Spring Carnival feature staying race. The Irish trained invader Johannes Vermeer drew barrier two in the final seventeen horse field for the…

Hartnell Leads Impressive 2017 Caulfield Cup Nominations

Hartnell Leads Impressive 2017 Caulfield Cup Nominations
August 29th, 2017

Godolphin runner Hartnell is on track for a major Spring Carnival crown after the talented gelding was included in a last of 142 Caulfield Cup nominations this afternoon. Hartnell has been a strong and consistent performer throughout his entire racing career so far, but has undoubtedly stepped up in class and ability…

2016 Caulfield Cup Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Caulfield Cup Field and Barrier Draw
October 11th, 2016

Jameka will leave from gate 13 following the completion of the 2016 Caulfield Cup barrier draw this afternoon. Jameka stormed into outright favouritism in 2016 Caulfield Cup betting markets after she won ballot-free entry into the race with success in the Group 3 Naturalism Stakes (2000m), and the talented mare…

2016 Caulfield Cup a Target for Shimrano

2016 Caulfield Cup a Target for Shimrano
July 29th, 2016

Lee Freedman is confident talented import Shimrano can progress into a serious 2016 Caulfield Cup (2400m) prospect, when the gelding debuts to Australian racing during the forthcoming Spring Carnival. Shimrano has only made six appearances at the races through a short but impressive career in Europe, but is already a…

Purton Thrilled With Fame Game Ahead of 2015 Caulfield Cup

Purton Thrilled With Fame Game Ahead of 2015 Caulfield Cup
October 15th, 2015

Zac Purton has picked up the gun ride on Fame Game in Saturday’s 2015 Caulfield Cup (2400m) and is understandably confident of his chances, but has revealed he is yet to settle on a plan as to how to ride the talented Japanese stayer from the rails draw. Fame Game…

2015 Caulfield Cup Field and Barrier Draw

2015 Caulfield Cup Field and Barrier Draw
October 13th, 2015

A talented and capacity group of international and local runners have been confirmed to line up for Melbourne’s feature race on Saturday following the completion of the 2015 Caulfield Cup final field and barrier draw this afternoon. Mongolian Khan stamped himself as one to watch as a three-year-old and remains…

2015 Caulfield Cup Nominations Released

2015 Caulfield Cup Nominations Released
August 5th, 2015

The 2015 Caulfield Cup nominations have been released and 25 international gallopers are a chance of making the trip to Australia for the Group 1 event that will be held on October 17. Admire Rakti delivered Japan their first win in the Caulfield Cup when he stormed home from the…

Admire Rakti is the 2014 Caulfield Cup Winner

Admire Rakti is the 2014 Caulfield Cup Winner
October 18th, 2014

Talented Japanese stayer Admire Rakti has chalked one up for the international contingent this afternoon, displaying an exceptional turn of foot in the final straight to comfortably win the featured Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) kiwi mares Rising Romance and Lucia Valentina. Jumping from the gates well, the Heart’s Cry…

2014 Caulfield Cup Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Caulfield Cup Betting Preview and Tips
October 17th, 2014

A talented field of 18 runners have been confirmed for this afternoon’s featured Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m), offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Having returned to racing in exceptional form this time in, classy mare Lucia Valentina has…

Scratchings Lead to Updated 2014 Caulfield Cup Field

Scratchings Lead to Updated 2014 Caulfield Cup Field
October 17th, 2014

All four emergency runners for the 2014 Caulfield Cup (2400m) have been confirmed to line up for Saturday’s feature race following a particularly tumultuous 24 hours of niggling injuries and general soreness. Securing the final position in the initial final field of 18 and offered an exceptional chance of success…