2015 Caulfield Cup News
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2015 Caulfield Cup
The 2015 Caulfield Cup is set to light up Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday 17th October as part of the elite racing action of the annual Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.
The headline event on Caulfield Cup Day the famous handicap showdown runs on the third and final race meeting of the smaller Caulfield Cup Carnival which sees three Group 1 races spread across three days.
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One of the best spring betting races the 2015 Caulfield Cup will be 135th edition of the world’s richest mile-and-a-half handicap.
Each year the $2.5 million Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) attracts a full field of both local and international gallopers, many heading towards the other major spring cup.
Of course that is the $6.2 million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) held at Flemington on the first Tuesday of November.
The Caulfield Cup 2015 makes an excellent lead-up into the ‘race that stops a nation’ as the Caulfield Cup winner is exempt from ballot into the Melbourne Cup.
Throughout history 11 horses have scored the coveted Caulfield Cup – Melbourne Cup double with Poseidon (1906), The Trump (1937), Rivette (1939), Rising Fast (1954), Even Stevens (1962), Galilee (1966), Gurner’s Lane (1982), Let’s Elope (1991), Doriemus (1995), Might and Power (1997) and Ethereal (2001).
Can the spring cups double be achieved again in 2015?
2015 Caulfield Cup Field
Early nominations for horses heading towards the Caulfield Cup 2015 field will be taken by Racing Victoria in August that year.
A multiple stage declaration process narrowing down the hopefuls follows over the next two months before the eventual final Caulfield Cup field is released the week before the race.
Bookmark this site to view the official 2015 Caulfield Cup field and barrier draw once released.
As always the Caulfield Cup field 2015 is sure to feature a number of international raiders looking to steal the show.
Overseas stayers have been included in the Caulfield Cup field since 1998 and two internationally-trained horses have enjoyed success with Taufan’s Melody (1998) and All The Good (2008).
2015 Caulfield Cup Betting
Betting on the Caulfield Cup is always popular because of the quality of the horses racing in the feature.
2015 Caulfield Cup betting odds will open months ahead of the race before the nominations have even been made official.
Getting in on the futures Caulfield Cup betting markets can prove excellent value for punters, but as with any ante-post offerings come with a greater risk than waiting for the final field to be released.
Popular Caulfield Cup betting options include the standard Win, Place & Each Way wagers plus the exotics such as the Caulfield Cup Quinella and Caulfield Cup Trifecta. You can find all of these Caulfield Cup odds as well as other Group 1 racing information at Ladbrokes.com.au
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2015 Caulfield Cup Results
The 2015 Caulfield Cup results and finishing order will be published right here on Caulfield Cup Day.
Below is a list of recent Caulfield Cup winners, placegetters and winning times.
|2015||Mongolian Khan||Trip To Paris||Our Ivanhowe||2:27.76|
|2014||Admire Rakti||Rising Romance||Lucia Valentina||2:32.12|
|2012||Dunaden||Alcopop||Lights Of Heaven||2:28.82|
|2011||Southern Speed||Green Moon||Tollamore||2:28.4|
|2010||Descarado||Harris Tweed||Monaco Consul||2:35.6|
|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|
|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|
The Caulfield Cup winner generally goes on to contest the Melbourne Cup just over a fortnight later.
Dunaden, winner of the 2012 Caulfield Cup, will start as one of the favourites in the Melbourne Cup 2015.