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Doncaster Mile Favourite Omei Sword Back in Surround Stakes 2017

Doncaster Mile Favourite Omei Sword Back in Surround Stakes 2017

The delayed first-up run for co-Doncaster Mile 2017 favourite Omei Sword is scheduled for Chipping Norton Stakes Day in the Surround Stakes in Sydney on Saturday.

Omei Sword is set to make a delayed return to racing in Saturday’s 2017 Surround Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

A slight muscle injury has seen earlier first-up targets for Chris Waller’s highly-spruiked ...

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.

2017 Doncaster Mile top weight Hartnell is an unlikely final acceptor for the $3 million classic at Royal Randwick on April 1. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running on April 1 ...

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 ...

2017 Doncaster Mile Nominations Feature 22 for Waller

2017 Doncaster Mile Nominations Feature 22 for Waller

After posting his sixth win in the race with champion mare Winx last year Sydney’s Chris Waller is back with a bumper 22 horses among the Doncaster Mile 2017 this autumn.

Gun filly Omei Sword is one of 22 Doncaster Mile 2017 nominations for Sydney’s best Chris Waller this autumn. Photo: Steve Hart.

Racing NSW took early entries for all ...

2017 Doncaster Mile Aim for Le Romain

2017 Doncaster Mile Aim for Le Romain

A Wyong trial on Monday was the first public appearance from Kris Lees’ Cantala Stakes winner Le Romain who heads towards the Doncaster Mile 2017 this autumn in Sydney.

Two-time Group 1 winner Le Romain targets the 2017 Doncaster Mile this Sydney at Royal Randwick. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The son of Hard Spun first hit headlines last Sydney ...

2017 Australian Cup the Target for Awesome Rock

2017 Australian Cup the Target for Awesome Rock

Co-trainer Troy Corstens has confirmed that Awesome Rock will target the 2017 Australian Cup (2000m) during the Autumn Carnival, following his maiden Group 1 win in the Emirates Stakes over the weekend.

Group 1 winner Awesome Rock will be set for the Australian Cup upon resuming in 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Awesome Rock ran on for a gallant fifth ...

Awesome Rock claims G1 victory with Emirates Stakes win

Awesome Rock claims G1 victory with Emirates Stakes win

The Leon and Troy Corstens trained Awesome Rock has finally won a Group 1 race when he took out the Group 1 $2m Emirates Stakes (2000m) at Flemington today.

Awesome Rock powers to the line to win the G1 Emirates Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Awesome Rock was first past the post in the Group 1 $1m ...

2016 Emirates Stakes Field & Odds: The United States Favourite

2016 Emirates Stakes Field & Odds: The United States Favourite

Robert Hickmott’s in-form veteran The United States has opened narrow favourite in Emirates Stakes 2016 betting for this Saturday’s $2 million showdown at Flemington Racecourse.

Group 1 winner The United States is early favourite in 2016 Emirates Stakes betting for this weekend at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Previously run on Derby Day the Saturday prior as ...

Two Word 2016 Cox Plate Form Guide

Two Word 2016 Cox Plate Form Guide

The next spring major plays out at Moonee Valley on Saturday with Winx the odds-on favourite to take out the Cox Plate 2016, and below the Races.com.au team assess the chances of all the runners in the classic with our exclusive two word form guide.

Distance specialist Lucia Valentina could be a smoky chance for the 2016 Cox Plate ...

Historical Cox Plate Form 2016: Who to Back & Who to Sack

Historical Cox Plate Form 2016: Who to Back & Who to Sack

With the Australasian weight-for-age championship taking place at Moonee Valley on Saturday the punters are madly doing the Cox Plate form and tips, but who should you rule out for the win historically speaking?

History shows Hauraki could be one of the best 2016 Cox Plate exotic tips to take to the bookmakers on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

The ...