News About 2017 TJ Smith Stakes

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.

Terravista has been included in 2017 TJ Smith Stakes first acceptances. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The featured sprint is shaping towards being a showdown between some of the country’s best ...

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.

Chautauqua shoots for a sixth Group 1 success up in distance for the 2017 Canterbury Classic at Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

A five-time ...

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.

Sprint star Chautauqua could be extended to 1600m for a Doncaster Mile 2017 bid this autumn. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained champion is yet to race over further than 1400m, but that could ...

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 will freshen-up ahead of the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes on Day 1 of The Championships

Malaguerra started the Ladbrokes ...

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.

Distance specialist Wild Rain (pictured) is after an upset 2017 Rubiton Stakes win over the favourite Chautauqua at Caulfield this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

An eight-horse field is engaged ...

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.

Dual TJ Smith Stakes winner Chautauqua returns to racing at Caulfield on Saturday in the Rubition Stakes 2017. Photo: Steve Hart.

There ...

Chautauqua Heads 2017 TJ Smith Stakes Nominations

Chautauqua Heads 2017 TJ Smith Stakes Nominations

The dual-defending champion Chautauqua is the headline entry among the TJ Smith Stakes 2017 nominations taken for the autumn Group 1 sprint feature this week by Racing NSW.

Two-time winner of the sprint classic Chautauqua headlines the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes nominations this autumn. Photo: Steve Hart.

All feature race nominations The Championships this April closed on Monday and ...

Oliver to Ride Flying Artie in 2017 Black Caviar Lightning

Oliver to Ride Flying Artie in 2017 Black Caviar Lightning

Damien Oliver will get the chance to ride his sixth winner in the Black Caviar Lightning 2017 having secured the mount on the gun Mick Price-trained three-year-old Flying Artie.

Flying Artie will have Damien Oliver aboard first-up in the 2017 Black Caviar Lightning on February 18 at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Last start winner of the Group ...

Music Magnate on 2017 TJ Smith Stakes Expressway

Music Magnate on 2017 TJ Smith Stakes Expressway

The lucrative TJ Smith Stakes 2017 at Randwick in April’s ‘The Championships’ could be on the cards this autumn for the Bjorn Baker-trained Music Magnate after the horse resumed with an Expressway Stakes win in Sydney over the weekend.

The 2017 TJ Smith Stakes is on the cards for first-up Expressway Stakes winner Music Magnate. Photo: Steve Hart.

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2017 TJ Smith Stakes Third-Up for Fell Swoop

2017 TJ Smith Stakes Third-Up for Fell Swoop

Ultra-consistent Canberra-trained sprinter Fell Swoop is gearing up for an autumn return that will see him take on a stellar field at Randwick third-up in the TJ Smith Stakes 2017.

Fell Swoop will look to win his first Group 1 sprint race over the autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The five-year-old son of Not A Single Doubt is yet ...