News About Autumn Racing

Clark Rides Dark Eyes to Victory in Canberra Cup 2017

Clark Rides Dark Eyes to Victory in Canberra Cup 2017

Jockey Tim Clark celebrated back-to-back wins in the 2017 Canberra Cup on Sunday with success aboard the Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Dark Eyes.

Dark Eyes (pictured at Randwick) enjoyed a Canberra Cup 2017 win for last year’s winning trainer Gai Waterhouse and hoop Tim Clark. Photo: Steve Hart.

Last autumn racing season Clark took out the $200,000 ...

No Golden Slipper for Black Opal Winner Trapeze Artist

No Golden Slipper for Black Opal Winner Trapeze Artist

Gerald Ryan’s progressive young colt Trapeze Artist was in flying form at Canberra on Sunday winning the Black Opal Stakes as a $31 roughie in betting, but won’t be pressing onto the 2017 Golden Slipper Stakes.

Gerald Ryan will not pay the late 2017 Golden Slipper Stakes entry for his impressive Black Opal Stakes winner Trapeze Artist. Photo: ...

2017 Canberra National Sprint Field & Odds

2017 Canberra National Sprint Field & Odds

Markets are now open on the bumper Canberra National Sprint 2017 field set to face off in the ATC on Sunday with betting on the handicap led by Godolphin galloper Handfast.

Handfast leads 2017 Canberra National Sprint betting for the Sunday black-type in the country’s capital. Photo: Steve Hart.

Canberra Cup Day is set to attract plenty of interest ...

2017 Canberra Cup Field & Betting: Dark Eyes Early Favourite

2017 Canberra Cup Field & Betting: Dark Eyes Early Favourite

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Sydney stayer Dark Eyes has opened early favourite in Canberra Cup 2017 betting to take out the black-type clash at Thoroughbred Park on Sunday.

Dark Eyes is narrow favourite to win Sunday’s 2017 Canberra Cup on a light weight. Photo: Steve Hart.

A final field of 13 hopefuls is engaged for this weekend’s ...

Spill The Beans Primed for Scone Guineas

Spill The Beans Primed for Scone Guineas

Trainer Gerald Ryan is pleased with the condition of Spill The Beans, and has revealed the classy three-year-old will take his place in Saturday’s 2016 Scone Guineas (1400m).

Spill The Beans will line up for Saturday’s 2016 Scone Guineas. Photo: Steve Hart

Spill The Beans has been a strong and consistent performer for Ryan through his short but impressive ...

2016 WATC Derby Target for Kia Ora Koutou

2016 WATC Derby Target for Kia Ora Koutou

After a sale to Hong Kong interests was called off by current connections, Adam Durrant’s Perth galloper Kia Ora Koutou will enjoy spell before coming back to target next April’s WATC Derby 2015.

Perth raider Kia Ora Koutou ran a brave third behind Tarzino (pictured) in Melbourne’s 2015 Victoria Derby this spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Blackfriars gelding ...

Dear Demi Lone Mare in 2015 Neville Sellwood Stakes Field

Dear Demi Lone Mare in 2015 Neville Sellwood Stakes Field

Closing the Rosehill meeting this Saturday will be the Group 3 Neville Sellwood Stakes (2000m), which is running as Race 9 at 5:50pm (AEDT).

Dear Demi will take on the boys in the Group 3 Neville Sellwood Stakes. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

A final field of 13 middle-distance runners accepted for the race on Wednesday morning but Chris ...

Rudy Out Wide in 2015 Doncaster Prelude Field

Rudy Out Wide in 2015 Doncaster Prelude Field

10 horses are set to run in the Group 3 Doncaster Prelude (1500m) at Rosehill this Saturday, on trial for the $3 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) a week later on April 4.

2015 Doncaster Prelude headliner Rudy will jump from the widest gate. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Headlining the field is the Helen Page-trained Rudy who will ...

Big Memory On Trial in 2015 Mornington Cup

Big Memory On Trial in 2015 Mornington Cup

A capacity field of 14 runners plus three emergencies featured in the Listed Mornington Cup (2400m) final field this morning (Wednesday), including the Tony McEvoy-trained Big Memory.

Big Memory will aim for his place in the Group 1 Sydney Cup field this Saturday in the Mornington Cup. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The five-year-old gelding will be ...

Red Cadeaux Will Head Straight to 2015 Sydney Cup

Red Cadeaux Will Head Straight to 2015 Sydney Cup

The final field for the Group 1 The BMW (2400m) was released on Wednesday morning with 12 stayers set to tackle the $1.5 million race at Rosehill on Saturday.

Red Cadeaux will bypass the Group 1 The BMW so he’s at his peak fitness level for the Group 1 Sydney Cup on April 11. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia....