News About John McNair

Black Caviar’s Great Rival Hay List Dies

Black Caviar’s Great Rival Hay List Dies

After a long battle with laminitis the horse that gave champion sprinter Black Caviar a run for her money on more than one occasion, Hay List passed away on Tuesday.

Champion sprinter Hay List sadly passed away this week. Photo: Steve Hart.

Prepared by John McNair at Gosford, on whose property he will be buried, for the better part of ...

Arinosa Leads 2013 Premiere Stakes Odds

Arinosa Leads 2013 Premiere Stakes Odds

Leading locally-based horseman Chris Waller will saddle-up race favourite in Saturday’s Premiere Stakes 2013 at Royal Randwick with his resuming mare Arinosa well fancied in the markets for the Epsom Handicap Day feature.

Consistent grey mare Arinosa is early favourite for the 2013 Premiere Stakes in Sydney this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Winner of the grey’s race last Crown Oaks ...

Premiere Stakes Field 2013 – Hay List Runs Again

Premiere Stakes Field 2013 – Hay List Runs Again

Connections of veteran warhorse Hay List are not giving up on the dream of having the multiple Group 1 champ return to the winner’s stall before retirement, the eight-year-old set to run on Epsom Handicap Day in the Premiere Stakes 2013.

Triple Group 1 winner Hay List will look to return to form in Saturday's 2013 Premiere Stakes. Photo: ...

Hay List Accepts for The Shorts Field 2013

Hay List Accepts for The Shorts Field 2013

Despite continued queries over their fitness, John McNair’s gallant old galloper Hay List has been accepted to continue their Sydney Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the 2013 The Shorts this weekend.

Hay List will look to bounce back and win their first race in 18 months in Saturday's The Shorts 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

At their prime ...

Hay List Headlines 2013 The Shorts Nominations

Hay List Headlines 2013 The Shorts Nominations

The Group 2 The Shorts is scheduled to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday September 21, 2013, and a total of 15 horses have been nominated for the race.

Included in the 2013 The Shorts nominations is Hay List, who will be looking to return to winning form for the first time this year.

Hay List is nominated ...

2013 Concorde Stakes Comeback for Hay List

2013 Concorde Stakes Comeback for Hay List

After an impressive track gallop at Gosford on Monday, local trainer John McNair has named the Concorde Stakes 2013 as the likely first-up run of his veteran sprint star Hay List.

Hay List is set to resume racing in the Concorde Stakes 2013 Saturday week. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The triple Group 1 winning Statue Of Liberty eight-year-old ...

Missile Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

Missile Stakes 2013 Tips & Selections

Group racing gets underway for another season in Sydney this Saturday with the 2013 Missile Stakes at Royal Randwick, the Races.com.au team’s tips and betting selections for which are detailed below.

Rain Affair is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2013 Missile Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

There may have been just eight acceptors for this year’s edition of the ...

Rain Affair Odds-On in 2013 Missile Stakes Betting

Rain Affair Odds-On in 2013 Missile Stakes Betting

Joe Pride’s classy six-year-old Rain Affair has opened in the red to win their opening spring assignment in the Missile Stakes 2013 at Royal Randwick this weekend.

Rain Affiar is odds-on to win their first-up start in Saturday's Missile Stakes 2013. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Commands gelding has been making the new season headlines since blitzing their 800m Randwick ...

Hay List Leads Missile Stakes Field 2013

Hay List Leads Missile Stakes Field 2013

He’s the injury-prone champ that just doesn’t quit and now John McNair’s Gosford-based veteran Hay List could back for a spring campaign that will kick off in Saturday’s 2013 Missile Stakes at Royal Randwick.

Hay List is a chance to resume racing in Saturday's 2013 Missile Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

A triple Group 1 winner, Statue ...

Mrs Onassis Shoots for 2013 Missile Stakes Win

Mrs Onassis Shoots for 2013 Missile Stakes Win

She’s one of three Group 1 winners engaged in the race with trainer Gerald Ryan hoping Saturday’s Missile Stakes 2013 can see the return to form of Mrs Onassis.

Mrs Onassis needs a firm track to run her best in the 2013 Missile Stakes this weekend. Photo: Bruno Cannatelli.

A six-year-old daughter of General Nediym, Mrs Onassis hit the ...