News About 2012 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival

Sizzling Heads 2012 Gold Edition Plate Field

Sizzling Heads 2012 Gold Edition Plate Field

Kelso Wood’s Group 1-winning colt Sizzling heads the final field for the 2012 Gold Edition Plate (1200m) which will take place at Eagle Farm on Saturday. The talented three-year-old will be having his first start in Queensland since an outstanding unbeaten winter campaign that was highlighted by victory in the Group 1 TJ Smith (1600m)….

Norman Robinson Stakes 2012 – Tips

Norman Robinson Stakes 2012 – Tips

A bumper 10-race card takes place at Caulfield tomorrow and one of the top support races to the Caulfield Cup is the Group 3 2012 Norman Robinson Stakes (2000m). It is a lead-up race to the Victoria Derby and as such features plenty of three-year-olds who have already signalled Group 1 potential. Stan Fox Stakes…

Tea Rose Stakes 2012 Betting – Dear Demi Favourite to Continue Success

Tea Rose Stakes 2012 Betting – Dear Demi Favourite to Continue Success

Clarry Connors-trained filly Dear Demi is favourite to continue her Princess Series success in the Group 2 2012 Tea Rose Stakes (1500m) at Randwickon Saturday. The VRC Oaks-bound filly finished third in the Silver Shadow Stakes first-up and showed she appreciated the extra distance last start when winning the Furious Stakes (1400m). The extra 100…

Lamasery Confirmed for Return in 2012 Warwick Stakes

Lamasery Confirmed for Return in 2012 Warwick Stakes

After missing the autumn with injury, talented gelding Lamasery will make a long awaited return at Warwick Farm on Saturday in the Group 2 2012 Warwick Stakes (1400m). An arthritic condition was discovered in the David Vandyke-trained six-year-old following his spring campaign last year which has caused the Warwick Farm trainer to nurse him back…

Nextanix Heading Towards The 2012 Metropolitan

Nextanix Heading Towards The 2012 Metropolitan

Kerry Parker-trained gelding Nextanix laid the platform for a big spring when runner-up at Rosehill on Saturday and will be targeted at the Group 1 2012 Metropolitan (2400m) in October. The five-year-old produced a strong run first-up to finish second in the Spring Preview Handicap (1400m) behind Kontiki Park and ahead of the highly-rated Said…

Black Caviar Out Of 2012 Spring Racing Carnival

Black Caviar Out Of 2012 Spring Racing Carnival

Black Caviar will be absent from the Spring Racing Carnival later this year after trainer Peter Moody announced that the super mare will be rested. Fuelling speculation that the unbeaten star of the track has run her last race, Moody decided not to prepare her for what would have been the fourth spring carnival of…

Transition Continues for Coliseo in 2012 NE Manion Cup

Transition Continues for Coliseo in 2012 NE Manion Cup

Ever improving stayer Coliseo will continue his transition from a provincial runner to a metropolitan mainstay when he runs in the 2012 NE Manion Cup (2400m) at Sydney’s Rosehill Gardens this Saturday. The Norm Gardner trained five-year-old started his career on the country tracks of Wagga and Goulburn before stepping up to race at provincial…

Golden Slipper 2012 Update – Hussousa Ruled Out

Golden Slipper 2012 Update – Hussousa Ruled Out

Highly promising filly Hussousa has today been ruled out of the 2012 Golden Slipper after suffering shin soreness following her second-place effort in Saturday’s Reisling Stakes. The John Thompson trained horse sat ninth in the most recent order of entry for the glamour two-year-old race on the back of some impressive performances including a second-place…

All Too Hard Odds On – Pago Pago Stakes 2012

All Too Hard Odds On – Pago Pago Stakes 2012

Exciting colt All Too Hard is odds-on favourite to take out the 2012 Pago Pago Stakes this Saturday in what is the final male Golden Slipper lead up event at Sydney’s Rosehill Gardens. Unbeaten from two starts to date, the half brother of Black Caviar is currently sitting as a $1.45 chance () to continue…

Collect Chasing Slipper Berth in 2012 Pago Pago Stakes

Collect Chasing Slipper Berth in 2012 Pago Pago Stakes

Exciting Kevin Moses trained colt Collect gets a final chance to press his claims for a Golden Slipper berth when he lines up against All Too Hard in the 2012 Pago Pago Stakes at Rosehill Gardens. It stands as the final chance for him to move up the order of entry for the glamour two-year-old…