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Irish Hoop to Climb 2017 The Everest on Brave Smash

Irish Hoop to Climb 2017 The Everest on Brave Smash

UK-based Irish jockey Jamie Spencer will make the trip down under for a ride aboard Japanese raider Brave Smash for the ATC in the inaugural The Everest 2017 race Saturday week in Sydney. Spencer, who rode his 2000th flat race winner in British back in August, has secured the mount on the now Darren Weir-trained…

2017 The Everest Field: Brave Smash Secures ATC Slot

2017 The Everest Field: Brave Smash Secures ATC Slot

The Australian Turf Club (ATC) allocated slot in next month’s The Everest 2017 field is now filled with Japanese import Brave Smash set to line-up in the inaugural event on October 14. Darren Weir’s Tosen Phanton entire was over the weekend confirmed to represent the ATC in the Restricted $10 million The Everest (1200m) sprint…

ATC Announce Their The Everest 2017 Shortlist

ATC Announce Their The Everest 2017 Shortlist

The Australian Turf Club (ATC) have narrowed down the list of potential sprinters to fill their slot in the inaugural 2017 The Everest field to five horses including last Saturday’s Concorde Stakes winner Redzel.  The ATC holds one spot in the Restricted $10 million The Everest (1200m) and Sydney’s latest addition to the spring carnival roster will steal the show at Royal Randwick on…

Global Glamour Makes 2017 The Everest Appeal

Global Glamour Makes 2017 The Everest Appeal

As just one of four horses to take out more than one Group 1 title at a mile or less last season, connections of ace filly Global Glamour are making an early appeal to get her into The Everest 2017 field this spring. Only Chris Waller’s champion mare Winx, the Darren Weir-trained Black Heart Bart,…

Over 2000 Golden Slipper 2016 Nominations Taken

Over 2000 Golden Slipper 2016 Nominations Taken

A bumper 2006 youngsters make up the 2016 Golden Slipper nominations for Sydney’s premier race for two-year-olds, early entries for the Rosehill Gardens feature closing this week. Due to run on March 19 at Rosehill Racecourse next Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival, the next edition of the $3.5 million Group 1 Longines Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m)…

Updated Golden Slipper 2015 Nominations & Date

Updated Golden Slipper 2015 Nominations & Date

The Australian Turf Club (ATC) is looking at bringing forward date for the 2015 Golden Slipper next Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival, nominations for the world’s richest two-year-olds race taken this week. On Tuesday when the early entries were first listed Races.com.au reported there were 1217 juveniles heading towards next year’s edition of the $3.5 million…

2015 Golden Slipper Nominations – Darley Dominates with 174

2015 Golden Slipper Nominations – Darley Dominates with 174

Darley Australia will have a stranglehold on next year’s Golden Slipper 2015 numbers-wise after nominating an incredible 174 juveniles for the autumn classic. On Tuesday the Australian Turf Club (ATC) closed first nominations for the 59th edition of the world’s richest handicap, the $3.5 million Group 1 Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m) running at Rosehill Gardens…

2014 All Aged Stakes Results – Hana’s Goal Wins Maiden Group 1

2014 All Aged Stakes Results – Hana’s Goal Wins Maiden Group 1

Japanese mare Hana’s Goal came from the back of the field to record a most impressive victory in the 2014 All Aged Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Hana’s Goal was slow out of the gates and was settled at the tail of the field by jockey Nash Rawiller and the in-form hoop rode the Orewa…

2014 Doncaster Mile Betting Update

2014 Doncaster Mile Betting Update

The 2014 Doncaster Mile has been shaken up significantly in the last 24 hours; with imported galloper Weary now favourite to record his maiden Group 1 win at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Weary was available at 2014 Doncaster Mile odds of $15 at the start of the week, but has been extremely well-backed since he drew…

2014 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings And Track Report

2014 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings And Track Report

The 2014 Coolmore Classic is the feature race on a stellar nine race card at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon, which is also headlined by the running of the Group 1 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) and the clash between racing heavyweights Fiorente and It’s A Dundeel. There has been plenty of rain in Sydney over the last fortnight,…