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2017 Ajax Stakes Winner It’s Somewhat Back-to-Back

2017 Ajax Stakes Winner It’s Somewhat Back-to-Back

Godolphin stable stalwart It’s Somewhat celebrated a successful Ajax Stakes 2017 title defence winning the Coolmore Classic Day Group 2 first-up on way to possible Doncaster Mile bid this autumn. Last Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival the John O’Shea-trained son of Dynaformer took out the $200,000 Group 2 Ajax Stakes (1500m) and on Saturday he went…

Coolmore Classic Day 2017: Randwick Scratchings & Track Report

Coolmore Classic Day 2017: Randwick Scratchings & Track Report

Rosehill Gardens is host to the latest Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival meeting this afternoon with the official Coolmore Classic Day 2017 scratchings and Rosehill track report detailed below. It is a partly cloudy day in Sydney today, but with no chance of seeing any of the rain that has plagued the earlier autumn feature meetings…

2017 Coolmore Classic Day Results: Heavens Above Wins The Feature

2017 Coolmore Classic Day Results: Heavens Above Wins The Feature

2017 Coolmore Classic Day has drawn some of the Autumn Carnival’s most exciting horses to Rosehill Gardens this afternoon and seven of the nine races will be contested at black type level. Races.com.au will be covering the 2017 Coolmore Classic Day results as they happen this afternoon and we are set for an entertaining day…

2017 Ajax Stakes Betting Tips & Update

2017 Ajax Stakes Betting Tips & Update

A key support race on the Coolmore Classic Day program in Sydney this weekend is the Ajax Stakes 2017, betting tips and the latest odds on the Doncaster Mile lead-up found below. Due to jump at 5:00pm (AEDT) as Rosehill Race 8 on the nine event card, this season’s $200,000 Group 2 Hyland Race Colours…

Doncaster Mile Bound Dibayani Tops Ajax Stakes 2017 Odds

Doncaster Mile Bound Dibayani Tops Ajax Stakes 2017 Odds

Lindsay Park’s Doncaster Mile bound veteran Dibayani heads the 2017 Ajax Stakes betting markets for his Coolmore Classic Day run this Saturday at Rosehill Gardens. A final field of a dozen middle distance gallopers are set to face off in the $200,000 Group 2 Ajax Stakes (1500m) this weekend, many heading towards an April 1…

2017 Ajax Stakes Field Chases Doncaster Mile Run

2017 Ajax Stakes Field Chases Doncaster Mile Run

A dozen smart gallopers face off in Saturday’s Ajax Stakes 2017 field at Rosehill Gardens with the winner of the Coolmore Classic Day clash exempt from Doncaster Mile ballot. Due to run as Rosehill Race 8 at 5:00pm (AEDT) as the penultimate event on the card, the $200,000 Group 2 Hyland Race Colours Ajax Stakes…

2017 Ajax Stakes Nominations Feature Doncaster Mile Hopes

2017 Ajax Stakes Nominations Feature Doncaster Mile Hopes

A host of middle-distance autumn horses eying a Doncaster Mile ballot exemption are nominated for the Ajax Stakes 2017 this Saturday in Sydney on Coolmore Classic Day. Nominations for this autumn’s $200,000 Group 2 Hyland Ajax Stakes (1500m) have been extended by Racing NSW after Monday saw eighteen early entries for the quality handicap. The…

Dibayani Avoids Winx With Doncaster Mile 2017 Bid

Dibayani Avoids Winx With Doncaster Mile 2017 Bid

The on-fire Lindsay Park team will avoid a run-in with the world’s best racehorse Winx this autumn targeting the 2017 Doncaster Mile with the imported Dibayani. Co-trainer David Hayes knows that racing against Chris Waller’s now ten-time Group 1 winner would be fruitless and plans to keep Shamardal seven-year-old Dibayani away from the heroic mare…

Queen Elizabeth Option for 2016 Ajax Stakes Winner It’s Somewhat

Queen Elizabeth Option for 2016 Ajax Stakes Winner It’s Somewhat

Trainer John O’Shea will give serious consideration to a 2016 Queen Elizabeth Stakes bid next month with It’s Somewhat after the import won the Ajax Stakes on Coolmore Classic Day. In the third win for Godolphin at Rosehill Gardens at the meeting, Dynaformer gelding It’s Somewhat enjoyed a notable weight relief from his lead-up runs…

2016 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings & Track Report

A talent-rich nine race card has been confirmed for 2016 Coolmore Classic Day at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse; highlighted by seven black type races including the feature for fillies and mares, contested over 1500m. It is a fine day in the greater Sydney metropolitan region today and the Rosehill track has been rated a Good 3…