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2017 Doncaster Mile Results: It’s Somewhat In An Upset

2017 Doncaster Mile Results: It’s Somewhat In An Upset

Trainer John O’Shea enjoyed his third Doncaster Mile win in 2017 and his first for the Godolphin stable thanks to a brilliant all-the-way success by roughie hope It’s Somewhat at Royal Randwick. O’Shea previously won the mile classic with Private Steer (2004) and Racing To Win (2006), breaking an over ten year drought this Sydney…

2017 Doncaster Mile Betting Tips & Odds Update

2017 Doncaster Mile Betting Tips & Odds Update

The season’s top milers take to the Royal Randwick track on Saturday in the Doncaster Mile 2017, betting tips and updated odds on the classic detailed below. It is shaping-up as a wide open edition of the $3 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile Handicap (1600m) this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival, but just four of the…

Doncaster Mile 2017 Form Guide & Preview

Doncaster Mile 2017 Form Guide & Preview

The feature race at Royal Randwick on Day 1 of ‘The Championships’ this Saturday is the 2017 Doncaster Mile, a full form guide analysis and betting preview for which can be found below. Set to run as Randwick Race 9 of 10 on the bumper Sydney racing line-up at 5:10pm (AEDT), the $3 million Group…

Doncaster Mile Odds 2017: Le Romain Favourite

Doncaster Mile Odds 2017: Le Romain Favourite

The Kris Lees-trained Le Romain is the clear pre-field favourite in 2017 Doncaster Mile betting for the lucrative feature on Day 1 of ‘The Championships’ in Sydney this weekend. One of four elite level races scheduled for Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday, the $3 million Group 1 The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) field is announced…

2017 Sky High Stakes Winner Tavago Targets Sydney Cup

2017 Sky High Stakes Winner Tavago Targets Sydney Cup

Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young’s reigning Australian Derby winner Tavago was back in the winners’ stall at Rosehill on Coolmore Classic Day running an ideal early Sydney Cup lead-up with success in the Sky High Stakes 2017. The now four-year-old son of Tavistock proved his staying ability last Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival when scoring an…

Le Romain Heads 2017 Doncaster Mile First Acceptances

Le Romain Heads 2017 Doncaster Mile First Acceptances

Kris Lees’ in-form four-year-old Le Romain is one of the headline Doncaster Mile 2017 first acceptances taken for the April 1 classic by Racing NSW this week. First acceptances for the majors held during ‘The Championships’ at Royal Randwick on the first two Saturdays in April closed on Tuesday including those for the $3 million…

Hauraki Begins 2017 Doncaster Mile Campaign

Hauraki Begins 2017 Doncaster Mile Campaign

The Doncaster Mile 2017 campaign kick-off for the John O’Shea-trained Hauraki is scheduled for Royal Randwick in Saturday’s Canterbury Stakes. A five-year-old son of Reset, Hauraki was last seen running a close second to Awesome Rock at Flemington in the Group 1 Emirates Stakes (2000m) in November. Off a smart Randwick trial over 1050m in…

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…

2017 Doncaster Mile Weights & Ballot: Hartnell Top Kilos

2017 Doncaster Mile Weights & Ballot: Hartnell Top Kilos

Despite being a likely non-acceptor into the field the John O’Shea-trained Hartnell has been allocated top kilos in the Doncaster Mile 2017 weights for this April’s edition of the classic. Running on April 1 at Royal Randwick Racecourse on the first day of The Championships, handicaps for the $3 million Group 1 The Star Doncaster…

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)…