Shamal Win took the Oakleigh Plate and Suavito captured the Futurity Stakes (both Aus-I) Feb. 28 at Caulfield Racecourse.
Robert Smerdon talks about his prospects for Caulfield Guineas Day, including Tennessee Spirit and Go Again. watch video
Caufield trainer Robert Smerdon comments on the Group I Underwood Stakes and Guineas Prelude. including thoughts on Politeness and Shamal Wind. Watch Video
Trainer Robert Smerdon talks about his runners on Caulfield Cup day.
<b>Saratoga Notebook: </b>Long, SuccessfulTrip Extended for Aussie Import Zabenz; McPeek Gets Smarter; Ward Colt has B.C. Goal; Carson Hollow Update
It's off to the Breeders' Cup Steeplechase (gr.I) for Zabenz, the Austrialian import who won the New York Turf Writers Cup (gr.I) Thursday.
New Zealend-bred Zabenz, making his second start in the United States, took command of the $100,000 New York Turf Writers Cup Steeplechase Handicap (NSA-gr. I) in the final turn and pulled away for a 7 1/4-length victory in rainy conditions Thursday at Saratoga.
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