News About 2011 Doncaster Handicap

Sacred Choice Upsets More Joyous With Doncaster Win

Sacred Choice Upsets More Joyous With Doncaster Win

Sacred Choice upstages the field to win the Doncaster

More Joyous has failed to feature in the placings of $2 million Doncaster Mile at Randwick today, finishing 11th despite starting as the short priced favourite.

The four-year-old More Than Ready mare was upstaged by Sacred Choice on the Heavy rated track, who won the race by a convincing two ...

Randwick Track Deteriorates To Heavy 10 After More Rain

Randwick Track Deteriorates To Heavy 10 After More Rain

Further heavy rain in Sydney has resulted in Randwick Racecourse being downgraded to a Heavy 10.

The track, which initially began as a Heavy 8 was lowered to a Heavy 10 after the running of the Listed Keith Mackay Quality in Race 3 on Doncaster Mile Day.

The already reduced track conditions have led to a number of scratchings ...

Moment of Truth for More Joyous in Doncaster Mile

Moment of Truth for More Joyous in Doncaster Mile

More Joyous will take to the track today in an attempt to win her fifth straight Group victory in the $2 million Doncaster Mile today April 16, 2011.

Ratings analyst Gary Crispe is confident that more Joyous will have the ability to come through with the goods today and grant trainer Gai Waterhouse a record-equalling seventh Doncaster Handicap title.

“More ...

Palacio De Cristal Scratched From 2011 Doncaster Mile

Palacio De Cristal Scratched From 2011 Doncaster Mile

Palacio De Cristal has become the latest victim of the torrential weather in in Sydney overnight, being scratched from the $2 million Doncaster Mile.

Randwick Racecourse is currently rated as a Heavy 8 after substantial downpours overnight that are forecast to continue throughout the day.

The five-year-old mare, who has won five of her 27 career starts, was due ...

Ilovethiscity Right Age to Wage Doncaster Upset

Ilovethiscity Right Age to Wage Doncaster Upset

The Grahame Begg-trained Ilovethiscity is the sole three-year-old in this year’s Doncaster Mile and with eight of the past 20 winners being from his age group, the Magic Albert colt has claims to cause an upset in the famous Randwick race.

Ilovethiscity is the only three-year-old in the 2011 Doncaster Mile

Ilovethiscity is one of 18 gallopers gearing up ...

Rain Would Make Sacred Choice Rejoice Ahead of Doncaster

Rain Would Make Sacred Choice Rejoice Ahead of Doncaster

Joseph Pride, trainer of smart Choisir mare Sacred Choice, is praying that the heavens open up over Randwick ahead of Saturday’s $2 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m).

Sacred Choice is a top chance in the Doncaster Mile if the track is wet

Pride is convinced that with a bit of rain around and a track rated Slow ...

Queenslander’s Bold Move to Snare Randwick Mile

Queenslander’s Bold Move to Snare Randwick Mile

Toowoomba-based trainer Norm Hilton is hoping he can take the Doncaster Mile trophy home to Queensland as he prepares to saddle up his in-form five-year-old Bold Glance in the $2 million Randwick showdown.

Sequalo gelding Bold Glance is one of 18 acceptors for this year’s Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m).

Bold Glance is looking to break a 35 year drought ...

Aloha and Mahalo to Singleton for Support

Aloha and Mahalo to Singleton for Support

Business tycoon and well-known racehorse owner Gerry Harvey should be extending a Hawaiian thank you, or Mahalo, to friend and fellow thoroughbred owner John Singleton after Singleton stated that it was Harvey’s mare Aloha he fears will win the Doncaster Mile this year and not his superstar More Joyous.

Aloha seeks her second Group 1 win in the Doncaster ...

Waterhouse Sure More Joyous will be Victorious in Doncaster

Waterhouse Sure More Joyous will be Victorious in Doncaster

On Saturday the country’s best-credentialed miler More Joyous will attempt to add a sixth Group 1 victory to her impressive resume when she lines up favourite in the $2 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick and trainer Gai Waterhouse is confident that her star mare has what it takes to win.

More Joyous is short-priced favourite to win ...

Triple Elegance Favourite of Waller Trio for Doncaster Win

Triple Elegance Favourite of Waller Trio for Doncaster Win

Top Sydney trainer Chris Waller will unleash a triple-pronged attack on this Saturday’s $2 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick and up-and-coming Mossman gelding Triple Elegance is the favourite of the Waller trio to take out the autumn feature.

Triple Elegance is second favourite behind More Joyous to win the Doncaster Mile

Four-year-old Triple Elegance sits on the ...