News About 2011 TJ Smith Stakes

Cummings Confident Fontelina Can Deliver TJ Victory

Cummings Confident Fontelina Can Deliver TJ Victory

Anthony Cummings is confident Fontelina can repeat the efforts Outback Prince and deliver the trainer his second win in the Group One TJ Smith Stakes. Cummings claimed the 2004 TJ Smith with Outback Prince and he believes Fontelina is every bit as capable as his former stable star. “There’s a fair bit of upside to…

Hot Snitzel to Race Forward Again

Hot Snitzel to Race Forward Again

TJ Smith favourite Hot Snitzel will again be ridden forward after the tactic worked a treat in the BRC Sires Produce Stakes. Hot Snitzel is currently an odds on shot in the TJ Smith, and if he successful he will join a long list of horses to have completed the BRC Sires Produce/TJ Smith double….

Bowman Looking to Leave a Winner

Bowman Looking to Leave a Winner

Champion Sydney hoop Hugh Bowman is hoping to have a big day at Eagle Farm on Saturday before he heads to England for a six week riding stint. Bowman has a quality book of rides set down for Saturday which is highlighted by Group One Favourites Hot Snitzel and Black Piranha. Bowman believes that Hot…

Snowden Aiming For Group One Sweep

Snowden Aiming For Group One Sweep

Darley’s quest for a historic clean sweep of Australia’s two year old Group One races rests with talented juvenile Benfica. Peter Snowden and stable jockey Kerrin McEvoy have won all four Group One races for two year olds this season. Sepoy delivered the Blue Diamond and the Golden Slipper while Helmet took out the AJC…

Benfica to represent Darley in TJ Smith Final Field

Benfica to represent Darley in TJ Smith Final Field

Peter Snowden and Kerrin McEvoy will be chasing a clean sweep of this seasons Group One two year old events in the TJ Smith Stakes at Eagle Farm on Saturday. The Darley team will saddle up Benfica, who was a touch disappointing when running 6th in the BRC Sires Produce. Snowden had also planned for…

Hot Snitzel Set For TJ

Hot Snitzel Set For TJ

BRC Sires Produce Stakes winner Hot Snitzel is set to end the dominance of Peter Snowden and the Darley team in this season’s Group One two year old races. Hot Snitzel won the BRC Sires Produce Stakes on Saturday and now looks set for a tilt at the final Group One for two year olds…

Black Caviar adds 12th Jewel to her Crown with TJ Smith Stakes Win

Black Caviar adds 12th Jewel to her Crown with TJ Smith Stakes Win

She gave them the smallest of frights at the top of the straight today, but seconds later the Royal Randwick crowd let out a collective sigh of relief as they realised that Black Caviar had the $1 million Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) in the bag. Peter Moody’s inexpressibly talented turf star Black Caviar…

Punters Remain Keen to Back Sprint Queen Black Caviar

Punters Remain Keen to Back Sprint Queen Black Caviar

Fans at the Royal Randwick are just hours away from watching racing royalty with the fastest horse on the planet, Black Caviar, making her much awaited Sydney debut in the $1 million Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m). The unbeaten queen has captured the hearts of industry experts and the public around the country, Black…

NSW Premier Has Black Caviar Fever

NSW Premier Has Black Caviar Fever

The extraordinary successes of racing superstar Black Caviar has captured itself another fan, this time in the form of newly appointed New South Wales Premier Barry O’Farrell. Premier O’Farrell is thrilled that the world’s best racehorse will be gracing Sydney with her presence in the $1 million TJ Smith Stakes this Saturday. “It’s fantastic that…

Aussies In Awe As Black Caviar Train Rolls On

Aussies In Awe As Black Caviar Train Rolls On

She’s the best racehorse in the world and has captivated the Australian public in a way not seen since Phar Lap. Aside from the Melbourne Cup, never before has horse racing had such overwhelming public attention as it has now thanks to Black Caviar. The stats are phenomenal, 11 wins from 11 starts, most by…