News About 2017 TJ Smith Stakes

2017 TJ Smith Stakes Results: Chautauqua Wins Again

2017 TJ Smith Stakes Results: Chautauqua Wins Again

The world’s best sprinter Chautauqua recorded one of Sydney and Australian racing’s greatest turf triumphs at Royal Randwick in the TJ Smith Stakes 2017 becoming the first three-time winner of the country’s richest 1200m race. There had been doubters all week over whether or not the Team Hawkes-trained champion had lost his former blistering speed,…

TJ Smith Stakes 2017 Betting Tips

TJ Smith Stakes 2017 Betting Tips

A field of the season’s top sprinters take to the Randwick track on Saturday in the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes, betting tips and the updated odds on the classic found below. Set to run as Randwick Race 8 at 4:30pm (AEDT) on Day 1 of ‘The Championships’, this season’s $2.5 million Group 1 Darley TJ…

2017 TJ Smith Stakes Odds & Betting Update

2017 TJ Smith Stakes Odds & Betting Update

Fifteen of the country’s best sprinters have been confirmed to line up on the 1200m course at Royal Randwick for the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes on Day 1 of The Championships and subsequently, there is plenty of value to be taken in betting markets for the feature race. Chautauqua has been gallant through three starts…

TJ Smith Stakes 2017 Field: Voodoo Lad to Run

TJ Smith Stakes 2017 Field: Voodoo Lad to Run

Gun Victorian horseman Darren Weir continues his bid to break through with a Sydney Group 1 win saddling-up Voodoo Lad in the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes field this Saturday at Royal Randwick. The $2.5 million Group 1 Darley TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) field is announced on Tuesday morning ahead of the weight-for-age sprint taking place…

2017 TJ Smith Stakes First Acceptances Released

2017 TJ Smith Stakes First Acceptances Released

Some of the world’s best sprinters are poised to descend on Royal Randwick on Day 1 of The Championships following the release of 2017 TJ Smith Stakes first acceptances. The featured sprint is shaping towards being a showdown between some of the country’s best three-year-olds as Extreme Choice, Flying Artie, Star Turn and Astern have…

Chautauqua Heads 2017 Canterbury Stakes Nominations

Chautauqua Heads 2017 Canterbury Stakes Nominations

The Canterbury Stakes 2017 could serve as the first lead-up into new racing territory for champion galloper Chautauqua who may be extended out to 1600m for the first time this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. A five-time Group 1 winning sprinter, the Team Hawkes-trained Chautauqua is one of 11 early entries taken by Racing NSW for…

Late 2017 Doncaster Mile Entry for Chautauqua

Late 2017 Doncaster Mile Entry for Chautauqua

The world’s highest-rated sprinter Chautauqua is a surprise late Doncaster Mile 2017 entry for this year’s The Championships in Sydney in April. The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained champion is yet to race over further than 1400m, but that could change with a run in the $3 million Group 1 The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m)…

Malaguerra to Freshen Up Ahead of TJ Smith Stakes

Malaguerra to Freshen Up Ahead of TJ Smith Stakes

Trainer Peter Gelagotis has revealed that star sprinter Malaguerra will be freshened-up for the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) on April 1st after finishing midfield in the Group 1 Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes at Caulfield over the weekend. Malaguerra started the Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes as a firm $3.80 second-favourite following a classy first-up win…

2017 Rubiton Stakes Betting Led by TJ Smith Stakes Favourite

2017 Rubiton Stakes Betting Led by TJ Smith Stakes Favourite

Favourite for Sydney’s TJ Smith Stakes in April Chautauqua kicks off leading betting for his first-up run in Melbourne on CF Orr Stakes Day in the Rubiton Stakes 2017. An eight-horse field is engaged for Saturday’s $200,000 Group 2 Schweppes Rubiton Stakes (1100m) that features a host of Group 1 bound hopefuls led by the…

Chautauqua Back To Best for Rubiton Stakes 2017

Chautauqua Back To Best for Rubiton Stakes 2017

Jockey Dwayne Dunn is happy to forgive sprint star Chautauqua for his flat spring and believes the champion is back to his best ahead of a first-up autumn run in the 2017 Rubiton Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. There are peak expectations from the punters every time six-year-old Chautauqua hits the track. The son on…