Caulfield Stakes

Caulfield meeting gives insight into commingling effects

Brett Prebble was among familiar faces at Caulfield

Now that Hong Kong's participation in global commingling of betting pools seems a matter of when, not if, last weekend's Blue Diamond Stakes simulcast from Melbourne provided an interesting look at what that might mean for everyone.

Wednesday, 27 February, 2013, 4:56am

Melbourne mission pleases Moore despite two defeats

Trainer John Moore emerged upbeat from Caulfield yesterday despite defeats for Mighty High and Silver Grecian at the Melbourne racing carnival.

25 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Aussie Winks licensed as a Club jockey until end of season

Melbourne's James Winks was yesterday licensed as a Club jockey until the end of the season and will kick off the next chapter of his career on Saturday week at the Stewards Cup meeting at Sha Tin.

15 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Douro Valley lone Aussie flag bearer for Hong Kong Vase

It started out looking so promising, but after big-time gallopers Apache Cat and Racing To Win fell by the wayside, underrated Douro Valley looks like being the only Australian representative at next month's Cathay Pacific International Races.

18 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Northern Drake stamps class on Stakes

HONG Kong-owned Northern Drake proved himself the best weight-for-age horse in Australia by bolting away with the Group One A$400,000 Yalumba Stakes (2,000m) at Caulfield yesterday.

His victory was a triumph for former Macau harness racing driver Kenny Man, who prepares the five-year-old.

10 Oct 1999 - 12:00am