2018 New Zealand Bloodstock Spring WFA Championship

New Zealand Bloodstock continues its involvement across the Tasman in 2018 as sponsor of the Melbourne Racing Club's 'Caulfield Spring Weight-for-Age Championship' for the eighth year.

Bonneval (NZ) Winning the G1 New Zealand Oaks. Photo Credit: Race Images
2018 NZB Caulfield Spring WFA Championship Winner Humidor (NZ).

Encompassing four of Caulfield's premier weight-for-age races during the spring, the Championship Series includes the Group 2 Back to Caulfield P.B. Lawrence Stakes (1400m), the Group 1 New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes (1400m), the Group 1 Hyland Race Colours Underwood Stakes (1800m) and the Group 1 Ladbrokes Caulfield Stakes (2000m).

With almost A$3 million in stakes up for grabs over the four-race series, the ultimate winner of the Championship will receive trophies to the value of A$15,000. 


2018 NZB Caulfield Spring WFA Championship Results
Leg Stake Race Date Distance Winner
Race 1 $200,000 Group 2 Back to Caulfield P.B. Lawrence Stakes 18 August 2018 1400m  Showtime (Snitzel)
Race 2 $1,000,000 Group 1 New Zealand Bloodstock Memsie Stakes 1 September 2018 1400m  Humidor (Teofilo)
Race 3 $750,000 Group 1 Hyland Race Colours Underwood Stakes 30 September 2018 1800m  Homesman (War Front)
Race 4 $1,000,000 Group 1 Ladbrokes Caulfield Stakes 13 October 2018 2000m  Benbatl (Dubawi)
2018 NZB Caulfield Spring WFA Championship Points Table
HORSEPOINTSSeries Progress
Humidor 23 8th Leg 1, 1st Leg 2, 3rd Leg 3, 3rd Leg 4
Blair House 12 4th Leg 3, 2nd Leg 4
Homesman 11 1st Leg 3, 7th Leg 4
Benbatl 10 1st Leg 4
Showtime 10 1st Leg 1
Kings Will Dream 10 4th Leg 1, 3rd Leg 2
Tosen Basil 8 2nd Leg 3
Hartnell 8 2nd Leg 1
Kementari 8 2nd Leg 2
Widgee Turf 6 3rd Leg 1
Grunt 5 5th Leg 1, 8th Leg 2, 6th Leg 3
Cliffsofmoher 4 4th Leg 4
Vega Magic 4 4th Leg 2
D'Argento 3 5th Leg 4
Comin' Through 3 5th Leg 3
Oregon's Day 3 5th Leg 2
Black Heart Bart 2 6th Leg 2, 7th Leg 3
Unforgotten 1 8th Leg 4
Night's Watch 1 6th Leg 4
Jungle Edge 1 6th Leg 1
Holy Snow 1 7th Leg 1
Ambitious Dragon 1 8th Leg 3
Happy Clapper 1 7th Leg 2
Championship Points Available
First Second Third Fourth Fifth Sixth Seventh Eighth
10 pts 8 pts 6 pts 4 pts 3 pts 1 pt 1 pt 1 pt

Previous Championship Winners
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2017 NZB Caulfield Spring WFA Championship Results
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2016 NZB Caulfield Spring WFA Championship Results
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2015 NZB Caulfield Spring WFA Championship Results
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