News About 2016 Spring Champion Stakes

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Winner Yankee Rose onto Cox Plate

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Winner Yankee Rose onto Cox Plate

David Vandyke’s history-making Yankee Rose has set up a showdown with Australia’s best racehorse Winx in the Cox Plate after becoming the first filly to win the Spring Champion Stakes 2016 in Sydney.

2016 Spring Champion Stakes winning filly Yankee Rose heads south for a Cox Plate run on October 22. Photo: Steve Hart.

The three-year-old daughter of All ...

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

The final Group 1 race card of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival runs at Royal Randwick Racecourse today, Saturday October 8, with a nine-race program scheduled for Spring Champion Stakes Day 2016.

Yankee Rose is out to make history with a 2016 Spring Champion Stakes win at Royal Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

The weather in Sydney today is partly ...

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Tips & Odds Update

One of five Group 1 races slated for Saturday, Sydney is host to the Spring Champion Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick and betting tips for the three-years-old clash are detailed below.

Yankee Rose is the race favourite and Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Spring Champion Stakes in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The last of the Sydney ...

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Form Guide & Betting Preview

The last of the Sydney Group 1s for the year plays out at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday with the three-year-olds facing off in the Spring Champion Stakes 2016, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview for which is detailed below.

The winning Gloaming Stakes trifecta – Veladero (inside); Honeywine (middle); Retaliation (outside) – face off in Saturday’s ...

Spring Champion Stakes 2016 Odds: Yankee Rose Favourite

Spring Champion Stakes 2016 Odds: Yankee Rose Favourite

The David Vandyke-trained Yankee Rose has opened favourite in 2016 Spring Champion Stakes betting for this Saturday in Sydney despite no filly having won the race since its inauguration back in 1971.

Yankee Rose is favourite in 2016 Spring Champion Stakes betting to buck the hoodoo of fillies in the race. Photo: Steve Hart.

The daughter of All American ...

Yendall To Ride Yankee Rose in Cox Plate 2016

Yendall To Ride Yankee Rose in Cox Plate 2016

Veteran hoop Dean Yendall gets his chance to break a career-long Group 1 winning drought when he partners top filly Yankee Rose in the Spring Champion Stakes on Saturday and again in the 2016 Cox Plate in a fortnight.

Yankee Rose chases the Spring Champion Stakes – Cox Plate 2016 double with Dean Yendall in the saddle. Photo: Steve Hart....

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Field: Three for Waller

2016 Spring Champion Stakes Field: Three for Waller

Last year’s winning trainer Chris Waller is back with three runners in Saturday’s Spring Champion Stakes 2016 field at Royal Randwick including the flying Veladero.

Veladero (inside, purple silks) is one of three 2016 Spring Champion Stakes acceptors for last year’s winning trainer Chris Waller. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Randwick Race 7 at 4:10pm (AEDT), this year’s $500,000 ...

Yankee Rose Leads 2016 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations

Yankee Rose Leads 2016 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations

David Vandyke’s Flight Stakes runner-up from last Saturday Yankee Rose is nominated for a quick back-up into the Spring Champion Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick this weekend in Sydney.

Yankee Rose is one of two fillies nominated to take on the boys in Saturday’s Spring Champion Stakes 2016 at Randwick in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

The last of the ...

Spring Champion Option for 2016 Gloaming Stakes Winner Veladero

Spring Champion Option for 2016 Gloaming Stakes Winner Veladero

The Chris Waller stable will consider backing in-form colt Veladero up in the 2016 Spring Champion Stakes in a fortnight’s time after his gutsy win in the Gloaming Stakes 2016 at Rosehill Racecourse.

Veladero (inside, purple silks) could be 2016 Spring Champion Stakes bound after the narrow Gloaming Stakes win. Photo: Steve Hart.

A nicely-bred son of Medagla D’Oro, ...

Highlad Eyes Victoria Derby 2016 over Caulfield Guineas

Highlad Eyes Victoria Derby 2016 over Caulfield Guineas

Co-trainer Murray Baker is likely to have Highlad targeting the 2016 Victoria Derby down under this spring with the promising Kiwi stayer to appreciate more metres than the mile for next month’s Caulfield Guineas.

Trainer Murray Baker (pictured with jockey James McDonald) has Highlad on track for a 2016 Victoria Derby bid in Melbourne this spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

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