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11 September 2016

Caulfield Cup

The Caulfield Cup one of Australia's premier staying events – and with the massive prize money on offer, is the richest 2400-metre race in the world. Held under handicap conditions, the race is...

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11 September 2016

Cantala Stakes

A mile event (1600 metres) run at Flemington racecourse, the race is registered as Cantala Stakes This race name changes often due to different race sponsors. First Run in 1881...

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11 September 2016

Linlithgow Stakes

In 2017 known as the TAB Multiplier stakes, the registered name for the race is the Linlithgow stakes but the name changes as the race gains new sponsors. The race has...

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11 September 2016

Myer Classic

Registered as the Empire Rose Stakes, named after Empire Rose, the champion mare who won the 1988 LKS MacKinnon Stakes – Melbourne Cup double, this race has had a range...

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11 September 2016

Coolmore Stud Stakes

The Coolmore Stud Stakes, registered as the Ascot Vale Stakes is a Group 1 Thoroughbred horse race for three-year-olds, at set weights, run over 1200 metres at Flemington Racecourse The...

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11 September 2016

Emirates Stakes

Instituted in 1869 as the Melbourne Stakes, the race name was changed to the Mackinnon stakes in 1936 to honour the former Chairman of the VRC. In 2016 the race...

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5 September 2016

Turnbull Stakes

The Group 1 Turnbull Stakes is over 2000 metres and is run during the Melbourne spring racing carnival at Flemington racecourse The Turnbull Stakes has been a good lead-up race for...

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5 September 2016

Australian Guineas

The Australian Guineas was first run in 1986 (won by True Version) It has been a Group 1 race since 1987. Held on the first day of the two-day VRC...

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5 September 2016

Newmarket Handicap

Run at Flemington racecourse during the VRC Autumn Carnival, The Newmarket Handicap is a Group 1 sprinting race that has seen some of the best sprinters ever in Australia win it....

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4 September 2016

Black Caviar Lightning Stakes

Formerly known simply as the Lightning Stakes, in 2014 the race was re-named in honour of the champion sprinter Black Caviar BLACK CAVIAR (2011-13) brought up a hat-trick of victories...

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