Best Odds with Top Tote+ and Bet Back Offers!
Register at Australia's #1 Online Bookmaker!
Back A Winner!
Sign-Up to Australia's Fastest Growing Online Bookmaker!
Back Yourself!
Sign-up and start betting with Ladbrokes in 2 minutes!
Best Of The Best Odds!
Bet With Palmerbet and get Paid Top Fluc or Top Tote!
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly

Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig have added their names to their family’s rich history in the Caulfield Cup after the upset win of Boom Time.

Both Hayes and Dabernig are grandsons of the late Colin Hayes, an Australian hall of fame trainer who won the 1976 Cup with How Now.

Ben Hayes and Dabernig now train in partnership with David Hayes, himself a hall of fame trainer who enjoyed success in the Cup in 1993 with Fraar and again with Tawqeet in 2006.

He has added a third, this time in partnership with his son Ben and his nephew Tom.

“I’m a third generation Hayes now to win a Caulfield Cup. It’s super exciting,” Ben Hayes said.

“It was amazing. We thought he had a chance but didn’t think he would be able to win it.

“I was actually watching him. I thought he was travelling the best coming into the corner.

“It’s just so exciting, I can’t explain it. The adrenaline, I was feeling sick before the race.”

Hayes said the win was extra special, not just for himself but all those involved.

“It’s Tom’s first Caulfield Cup. It’s my first and it’s (jockey) Cory Parish’s first.

“Tom and I can now say we’re Caulfield Cup-winning trainers.”

Dabernig said the team had had really good luck at Caulfield and it continued on Saturday with Boom Time, who he said was “a bit of an underdog”.

The stable had four runners in the Cup with the others unplaced.

“It’s an amazing feeling and a great thing to be a part of,” Dabernig said.

“David did the toast to the Caulfield Cup yesterday and looked back at the family history. The How Nows and the Fraars and the Tawqeets.

“And then from our point of view, Ben and mine, you love to be a part of it, so it’s great that we’ve been able to do that. They’re hard to come by.”

 
*Existing customers only. 2nd Racing bet. Excl SA & WA. T’s & C’s apply. Gamble responsibly.
Featured News

Free Racing Bonus Bets and Offers

We take a look at the BIGGEST and BEST Free Daily Racing Offers and Betting Promotions from Australia’s leading online...

Star International raider dies following injury

The Aidan O’Brien-trained Wichita has has sadly died at Macedon Lodge after suffering a complication while recovering from surgery. Wichita...

Racing Victoria to investigate Werribee death

Racing Victoria will conduct an inquiry into the death of International horse Involved who died whilst at the Werribee International...

Likely Melbourne Cup Field – 2020

The 2020 Melbourne Cup will be run on Tuesday, November 3rd (3/11/2020) at Flemington and the field is taking shape...

Cox Plate results and replay – 2020

View the results and replay for the 2020 Cox Plate. The Cox Plate was raced at Moonee Valley racecourse on...

Punter turns $60 racing multi into $282,861

After waiting for seven weeks, one TAB punter has celebrated today’s racing at Randwick and Caulfield after collecting $282,861.60 from...

Watch πŸ“Ί Swooping magpie gets KO’d

At Doomben this afternoon one of the most bizarre things we have seen on the race track happened. A magpie...

Watch πŸ“Ί ‘Dickhead’ golfers in a near miss at Ellerslie

A pair of golfers have had been left red-faced after narrowly avoiding being trampled during the Great Northern Steeplechase (6400m)...

Champion mare Winx loses foal

Champion mare Winx has tragically lost her first foal, a filly by super sire I Am Invincible. Trainer Chris Waller...

Melbourne Cup

The Melbourne Cup always approaches fast, with the 2020 edition commencing at 3pm, Tuesday 3rd November. The race that stops...

The Golden Eagle

Β is Australia’s second richest race in Australia behind The Everest as well as the third richest turf race in the...

Victoria Derby

The is a staying race and is the premier race for three year old stayers during the Melbourne Spring Racing...

Coolmore Stud Stakes

The is a race held at in Victoria each year and is fast becoming one of the big highlights Spring...

Australian Bookmaker Reviews

Which bookmaker should you bet with? We Review each of the leading online Australian Bookmakers and rate them in order...

 
 
Copyright © 2020 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved - Privacy Policy

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.
18+ Don't let the game play you. Stay in control. Gamble responsibly. Think! About your choices. Call Gambling Help on 1800 858 858 or visit www.gamblinghelp.nsw.gov.au or www.gamblinghelponline.org.au.