2011 Caulfied Cup News

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2011 Caulfield Cup

Looking for this year’s Caulfield Cup? See 2014 Caulfield Cup.

The Caulfield Cup is one of the premier events on the Australian racing calendar and in 2014 it will take place on Saturday October 18 during the esteemed Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

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Caulfield Cup Day is the third and final meeting of the mini Caulfield Cup Carnival and features a cracker day of black-type racing for punters to enjoy.

A Group 1 race conducted over 2,400m under handicap conditions, the Caulfield Cup is held one week before the Cox Plate and is the ideal lead-up race for stayers heading towards the richest handicap race in the world, the Melbourne Cup, on the first Tuesday of November.

Conducted at the scenic Caulfield Racecourse, the Caulfield Cup 2014 will be the 132nd running of the prestigious event and is worth in excess of $2.5 million in prize money, making it the richest race of its kind.

Upcoming Races

Group 1

BTC Cup

(1200m)

Doomben

$400,000

WFA

Group 1

The Goodwood

(1200m)

Morphettville

$350,000

SWP

Group 1

Doomben Cup

(2020m)

Doomben

$500,000

3YO & Up WFA

Group 1

Queensland Oaks

(2400m)

Eagle Farm

$400,000

3YO SW

Group 1

Queensland Derby

(2400m)

Eagle Farm

$500,000

3YO SW

Group 1

Stradbroke Handicap

(1400m)

Eagle Farm

$1,000,000

Hcp

2014 Caulfield Cup Field

The 2014 Caulfield Cup field will feature the best gallopers from around Australia and internationally, and the event has a field limit of 18 runners plus four emergencies.

Nominations for the Caulfield Cup 2014 will be released in early August and last year over 200 horses were nominated for the 2013 Caulfield Cup.

Following the nominations, the 2014 Caulfield Cup field is narrowed down throughout a number of declaration stages until the final field is released in early October.

The 2014 Caulfield Cup field will be published here as soon as available along with the 2014 Caulfield Cup barrier draw.

2014 Caulfield Cup Betting

Betting on the Caulfield Cup 2014 will open months in advance of the race being held, usually around nomination stage. 2014 Caulfield Cup Betting is set to be big, with record punting volumes expected.

Getting in on the lucrative ante-post markets and generous early 2014 Caulfield Cup odds means punters can win more and the best way to access these prices is online at a trusted bookmaker such as Ladbrokes.com.au or bookmaker.com.au.

The 2014 Caulfield Cup / Melbourne Cup betting double will also be a popular market and the best 2014 Caulfield Cup betting tips are to watch for the top performing horses in earlier spring carnival features including the Group 2 Herbert Power Stakes (2400m) the week before, and the Group 3 JRA Cup (2040m) at Moonee Valley in late September.

2014 Caulfield Cup Results

The 2014 Caulfield Cup winner and Caulfield race results will be decided on Saturday October 18, 2014.

Below you can view the most recent Caulfield Cup winners and placegetters.

Year Winner Runner-Up Third Winning Time
2013 Fawkner Dandino Dear Demi 2:29.10
2011 Southern Speed Green Moon Tollamore 2:28.4
2010 Descarado Harris Tweed Monaco Consul 2:35.6
2009 Viewed Roman Emperor Vigor 2:29.7
2008 All The Good Nom Du Jeu Barbaricus 2:27.4
2007 Master O’Reilly (NZ) Douro Valley Princess Coup 2:26.1
2006 Tawqeet (USA) Aqua Damore Delta Blues 2:27.6
2005 Railings Eye Popper Mummify 2:27.9
2004 Elvstroem Makybe Diva Grey Song 2:31.3
2003 Mummify Grey Song Distinctly Secret 2:25.9
2002 Northerly Fields Of Omagh Republic Lass 2:30.3
2001 Ethereal (NZ) Sky Heights Celestial Show 2:30.9
2000 Diatribe Kaapstad Way Fairway 2:25.3