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Prized Icon Among 2017 Australian Guineas Nominations

Prized Icon Among 2017 Australian Guineas Nominations

James Cummings’ Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon was on Monday one of a bumper crop of three-year-olds nominated for the Australian Guineas 2016 to run on March 4.

Prized Icon is one of the key 2017 Australian Guineas nominations this autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Early entries for a host of upcoming Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival features closed yesterday ...

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 Randwick Guineas Aim for Veladero

2017 Randwick Guineas Aim for Veladero

Six-time Sydney Premiership winning horseman Chris Waller has identified his smart colt Veladero as one of his headline hopes for the Randwick Guineas 2017 next March during the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

Veladero (inside, purple silks) will be set for the 2017 Randwick Guineas in March. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waller is putting together his autumn team hoping to get ...

Early 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting: Winx Odds-On

Early 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting: Winx Odds-On

Chris Waller’s dual Cox Plate winning mare Winx had opened odds-on favourite in futures betting for next autumn’s Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2017 during ‘The Championships’ in Sydney.

Superstar mare Winx is already odds-on to win the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes in her Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival Grand Final next April. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Waller laid out ...

2016 Flight Stakes Betting Update: Yankee Rose Odds-On

2016 Flight Stakes Betting Update: Yankee Rose Odds-On

After the shock scratching of Omei Sword from the Flight Stakes 2016, the David Vandyke-trained Yankee Rose is the new odds-on favourite to win the fillies’ mile showdown at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday.

Yankee Rose is the new odds-on favourite in Flight Stakes 2016 betting on the Group 1 at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Chris ...

Omei Sword Out of Flight Stakes 2016 and Spring

Omei Sword Out of Flight Stakes 2016 and Spring

The promising spring carnival campaign of Saturday’s odds-on 2016 Flight Stakes favourite Omei Sword has come to an abrupt end with the Chris Waller-trained filly suffering a respiratory infection.

Omei Sword has scratched out of the 2016 Flight Stakes field with a respiratory infection and will now be sent for a spell. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waller scratched the three-year-old ...

Yankee Rose Heads 2016 Flight Stakes Field

Yankee Rose Heads 2016 Flight Stakes Field

David Vandyke’s Group 1 winning filly Yankee Rose leads a small eight-starter field of three-year-olds facing off in Saturday’s Flight Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Epsom Handicap Day.

Yankee Rose is the only previous Group 1 winner in the 2016 Flight Stakes field at Randwick this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Set to run as Randwick ...

2016 Flight Stakes Nominations: Foxplay Leads Waller Five

2016 Flight Stakes Nominations: Foxplay Leads Waller Five

Chris Waller dominates the Flight Stakes 2016 nominations for the three-year-old fillies’ feature at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday with Foxplay one of five entries in the Group 1 for the stable.

Foxplay is one of five Chris Waller-trained 2016 Flight Stakes nominations for Royal Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waller is after his first success in the $500,000 Group ...

Sweet Sherry in Doubt for 2016 Thousand Guineas

Sweet Sherry in Doubt for 2016 Thousand Guineas

An elevated temperature has seen the Leon & Troy Crostens-trained filly Sweet Sherry scratched from Saturday’s Prelude and in serious doubt for the Thousand Guineas 2016 on October 8.

Sweet Sherry has been scratched from Saturday’s 2016 Thousand Guineas Prelude and will run at Flemington Sunday week instead. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Co-trainer Troy Corstens admitted the stable’s progressive ...

2016 Thousand Guineas Second Acceptances Feature Yankee Rose

2016 Thousand Guineas Second Acceptances Feature Yankee Rose

David Vandyke’s Group 1 winner Yankee Rose is one of the highest-rated Thousand Guineas 2016 second acceptances taken by Racing Victoria (RV) this week for the October 8 classic at Caulfield Racecourse.

Yankee Rose leads the 2016 Thousand Guineas ballot after second declarations for the Caulfield Guineas Day feature. Photo: Steve Hart.

Held at the same meeting as ...