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2014 TJ Smith Stakes Form Guide & Betting Analysis

2014 TJ Smith Stakes Form Guide & Betting Analysis

The feature sprint showdown on the Doncaster Mile Day program in Sydney this weekend is the TJ Smith Stakes 2014, the Races.com.au team’s form analysis and betting preview for which are detailed below. There are a capacity 18 runners set to face off in this year’s $2.5 million Group 1 Darley TJ Smith Stakes (1200m),…

TJ Smith Stakes 2014 Odds – Buffering Battles for Top Spot

TJ Smith Stakes 2014 Odds – Buffering Battles for Top Spot

Rob Heathcote’s Queensland warhorse Buffering is looking to bounce back from a disappointing first-up loss at Randwick and challenge the favourite Lankan Rupee in Saturday’s 2014 TJ Smith Stakes. The duo currently occupy the top two lines of betting for this year’s $2.5 million Group 1 Darley TJ Smith Stakes (1200m), Mick Price’s flying four-year-old…

Lankan Rupee Leads 2014 TJ Smith Stakes Field & Barriers

Lankan Rupee Leads 2014 TJ Smith Stakes Field & Barriers

Mick Price’s flying Victorian Lankan Rupee will look to bring their undefeated autumn form to Sydney on Saturday when they jump favourite in the TJ Smith Stakes 2014 field at Royal Randwick. This year’s $2.5 million Group 1 Darley TJ Smith Stakes (1200m), running as Race 7 at 3:50pm (AEST) on Doncaster Mile Day, has…

Ryan to Run Snitzerland on Any Surface in T.J. Smith

Ryan to Run Snitzerland on Any Surface in T.J. Smith

Trainer Gerald Ryan is hoping in-form sprinter Snitzerland can emulate the feats of her wet-weather specialist father on what is likely to be a damp track at Royal Randwick this weekend in the Group 1 T.J. Smith Stakes (1200m) on day 1 of The Championships. Having saddled Snitzel to success on a drenched track for…

Spirit Of Boom Sole Entrant for Gollan in 2014 T.J. Smith Stakes

Spirit Of Boom Sole Entrant for Gollan in 2014 T.J. Smith Stakes

Brisbane-based trainer Tony Gollan has confirmed only one of his stars, Spirit Of Boom, will remain in Sydney to contest this weekend’s Group 1 T.J. Smith Stakes (1200m), with stable mate Temple Of Boom to be floated back to Queensland today. Breaking through for a maiden victory at the highest level of Australian racing in…

The Galaxy Winner Tiger Tees Still $31 for TJ Smith 2014

The Galaxy Winner Tiger Tees Still $31 for TJ Smith 2014

Despite an upset victory over a better fancied field in the $400,000 Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill over the weekend, Joe Pride’s honest sprinter Tiger Tees is still at a juicy price for their next assignment in Saturday weeks’ 2014 TJ Smith Stakes. The Dubawi six-year-old went out as a 12-1 shot in…

Not Listenin’tome’s 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival Bid Silenced

Not Listenin’tome’s 2014 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival Bid Silenced

The Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival 2014 campaign of top three-year-old Not Listenin’tome has been cut short, the Team Hawkes-trained galloper out with a virus. Hot favourite for the $2.5 million Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 12 after the son of Dylan Thomas’s excellent start to the season, Not Listenin’tome will…

Gordon Lord Byron Pleases in Maiden Australian Hit-Out

Gordon Lord Byron Pleases in Maiden Australian Hit-Out

Leading Jockey Craig Williams is excited by the prospect of partnering classy Irish import Gordon Lord Byron in the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 12th after completing an easy piece of work with the six-year-old for the first time at Werribee this morning. While barely breaking a sweat with the…

2014 William Reid Stakes Nominations Feature TJ Hopes

2014 William Reid Stakes Nominations Feature TJ Hopes

A field of potential $2.5 million Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) hopes have been nominated for the William Reid Stakes 2014 under the lights at Moonee Valley Racecourse in Melbourne this Friday night. One of the last elite levels of the Melbourne Festival of Racing, this weekend’s $400,000 Group 1 Hacer Group William Reid…

Samaready Drifts For T.J. Smith following Newmarket Failure

Samaready Drifts For T.J. Smith following Newmarket Failure

Despite a less-than-convincing appearance in the Group 1 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington last weekend, leading trainer Mick Price has confirmed classy mare Samaready will press on with original autumn plans, rather than immediately returning to the spelling paddock. Figuring as a leading chance in betting markets for Newmarket success prior to the race, Samaready…