News About 2016 Apollo Stakes

2016 Apollo Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Apollo Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Today, Saturday February 13, Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse is host to nine races for Apollo Stakes Day 2016 – scratchings and a full track report for the autumn lead-up meeting found below. There are sunny skies in Sydney today with a top of 28 degrees and zero chance of rain meaning the Good (3) track…

2016 Apollo Stakes Tips

2016 Apollo Stakes Tips

All the rage is on Chris Waller’s returning Cox Plate winner Winx in Saturday’s Apollo Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick Racecourse, but will the mighty mare salute for the punters first-up at her odds on price? The feature race in Sydney on the weekend is the weight-for-age $250,000 Group 2 Optus Business Apollo Stakes (1400m),…

2016 Apollo Stakes Betting: Winx Odds-On Favourite

2016 Apollo Stakes Betting: Winx Odds-On Favourite

Chris Waller’s historical Cox Plate winner Winx is back to the track on Saturday in Sydney’s Apollo Stakes 2016 and leading the betting on the Royal Randwick feature race as the deserving odds-on favourite. Eleven hopefuls face off in Randwick Race 7 – the $250,000 Group 2 Optus Business Apollo Stakes (1400m) – this weekend…

2016 Apollo Stakes Field Features Cox Plate Winner Winx

2016 Apollo Stakes Field Features Cox Plate Winner Winx

Chris Waller welcomes back to racing this Saturday his Cox Plate winning mare Winx who leads the Apollo Stakes 2016 field at Royal Randwick Racecourse. Set to run as Randwick Race 7 at 4:25pm (AEDT), this season’s $250,000 Group 2 Optus Business Apollo Stakes (1400m) features a final field of 11 weight-for-age hopefuls. Sure to…

2016 Hobartville Stakes Return for Press Statement

2016 Hobartville Stakes Return for Press Statement

The Chris Waller stables have confirmed Caulfield Guineas winner Press Statement will stick to a Sydney-only autumn campaign this season kicking off with a first-up run at Rosehill Gardens in Saturday week’s Hobartville Stakes 2016. The Hinchinbrook colt has amassed over $1.27 million in prize money with five wins and a second from his seven…

Winx Leads 2016 Apollo Stakes Nominations

Winx Leads 2016 Apollo Stakes Nominations

Chris Waller’s returning Cox Plate winner Winx is the headline nomination taken for the Apollo Stakes 2016 this Saturday at Royal Randwick Racecourse in Sydney. Twelve months ago Contributer took out the $250,000 Group 2 Apollo Stakes (1400m) ahead of his elite level Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival victories in the Group 1 Chipping Norton Stakes…

2016 Coolmore Classic Aim for Breeders Classic Winner Amicus

2016 Coolmore Classic Aim for Breeders Classic Winner Amicus

After a first-up win in the Breeders Classic over the weekend Sydney’s ace trainer Chris Waller has his progressive mare Amicus on track for the Coolmore Classic 2016 next month. Last seen running a brave fifth to Politeness in Melbourne’s Group 1 Myer Classic (1600m) at Flemington in November, the four-year-old daughter of Fastnet Rock…

Winx Primed for 2016 Apollo Stakes Return

Winx Primed for 2016 Apollo Stakes Return

Trainer Chris Waller has been thrilled with the benefit taken by stable star Winx in her time away from racing and is confident the multiple Group 1 winner will be very hard to beat first-up in Saturday’s 2016 Apollo Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick. Posting an impressive nine wins and three minors through only fifteen…

2016 Apollo Stakes First-Up for First Seal

2016 Apollo Stakes First-Up for First Seal

Former star three-year-old First Seal is spot on for her much awaited return in the Apollo Stakes 2016 in Sydney next month after the John Thompson-trained mare recovered from a rare hoof condition. The 2014 Flight Stakes winning daughter of Fastnet Rock was the headline filly of her season taking out the Group 1 over…