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Trapeze Artist ready to take on Kementari

Trapeze Artist ready to take on Kementari

Golden Rose winner Trapeze Artist is ready to take on a crack field of three-year-olds in the Group Two Hobartville Stakes at Rosehill.

Catchy pick of Oakleigh Plate trio: Hayes

Catchy pick of Oakleigh Plate trio: Hayes

Lindsay Park has three highly talented female sprinters in Sheidel, Fuhryk and Catchy contesting the Group One Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield.

Gongs tasked to sound Slipper warning

Gongs tasked to sound Slipper warning

Gongs can to stake her Golden Slipper claims when she races against leading contenders for the world's richest two-year-old race at Rosehill.

Distance rise expected to suit Rellson

Distance rise expected to suit Rellson

Trainer Aaron Purcell believes Rellson will appreciate a step up in distance in the Autumn Classic as he continues on a path towards the Australian Derby.

Today's Horse Racing Form Guide

TODAY R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 R6 R7 R8 R9 R10
Moonee Valley (VIC) 5m 35m 1h 5m
Riccarton Park (NZ)
Singapore (SGP) 25m 55m 1h 25m 1h 55m 2h 25m 2h 55m 3h 25m 3h 55m 4h 25m
Ipswich (QLD)
Scone (NSW)
Benalla (VIC)
Penola (SA)
Geraldton (WA)
Canberra (ACT)

Today's Horse Racing
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Today's Betting Tips

Moonee Valley (VIC)
Riccarton Park (NZ)
Singapore (SGP)
Ipswich (QLD)
Scone (NSW)
Benalla (VIC)
Penola (SA)
Geraldton (WA)
Canberra (ACT)

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Feature Races

Melbourne Cup

Often referred to as the “race that stops the nation” the Melbourne Cup is recognised as the pre-eminent thoroughbred race in Australia for three-year-olds and above. The cup is held at Flemington Racecourse. Renowned as the richest “two-mile” handicap internationally, the race attracts top thoroughbred horses from all over the world. With $6.2 million in prize money up for grabs, it’s the most prestigious race of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.

Golden Slipper

Held at the Rosehill Gardens Racecourse in Sydney, the Golden Slipper is worth $3.5 million in prize money and is open to two-year-olds. A sprint race, the Golden Slipper is run over a distance of 1200 metres. Known as the richest two-year-old race to be held internationally, access into the Golden Slipper field is highly sought after. There is automatic entry allocated to horses that have won races including Skyline Stakes, Magic Night Stakes, Pago Pago Stakes, Todman Stakes, Sweet Embrace Stakes, Silver Slipper Stakes and the Reisling Stakes.

Cox Plate

A Group 1 thoroughbred race, the Cox Plate is held at the Moonee Valley Racecourse. The race is run in October annually and covers a distance of 2040 metres. With $3 million in prize money available, the Cox Plate is renowned for attracting some of the best weight-for-age horses to be found in Australia and New Zealand. The fourth richest horse race in Australia, the Cox Plate receives close to 200 nominations each year, as one of the most coveted horse racing titles.

Caulfield Cup

One of Australia’s premier horse races, the Caulfield Cup is run over a distance of 2400 metres. The Group 1 thoroughbred race is open to horses from three years and above and offers $3 million in winnings, making it one of the richest handicap races in the world. The race is held at the Caulfield Racecourse annually in October and is one of the earlier races that make up the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Winners of the Caulfield Cup also gain automatic entry into the Melbourne Cup field. Generally, most of the horses to be nominated for the Melbourne Cup will also run in the Caulfield Cup.