News About Shiraz

Ecuador Scores Record Breaking Carrington Stakes 2017 Win

Ecuador Scores Record Breaking Carrington Stakes 2017 Win

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Ecuador made modern-day history at Royal Randwick over the weekend setting a new weight-carrying record with his 2017 Carrington Stakes success.

Ecuador carried a hefty weight to victory in the 2017 Carrington Stakes ahead of tougher autumn racing targets. Photo: Steve Hart.

The in-form High Chaparral seven-year-old made it two wins on the ...

Distance to Suit Shiraz in Carrington Stakes

Distance to Suit Shiraz in Carrington Stakes

Trainer Kim Waugh is confident that veteran gelding Shiraz will relish a step up in distance when he steps out for the Listed Carrington Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Shiraz will enjoy a step up to 1400m on Saturday’s Carrington Stakes at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart

Shiraz has been a strong and largely consistent performer throughout his entire ...

2017 Carrington Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2017 Carrington Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

A small but talented field of seven runners has been confirmed for Saturday’s 2017 Listed Carrington Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Gold Symphony is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Listed Carrington Stakes at Randwick. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Ecuador returned to racing ...

Small Carrington Stakes 2017 Field Released

Small Carrington Stakes 2017 Field Released

The sole Sydney black-type race taking place weekend is the 2017 Carrington Stakes at Royal Randwick, a small field of just seven gallopers accepted for the handicap showdown.

Oxford Poet is a well-weighted hope in the 2017 Carrington Stakes field at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Due to run as Randwick Race 7 at 4:20pm (AEDT), this ...

2017 Carrington Stakes Nominations Feature Ecuador

2017 Carrington Stakes Nominations Feature Ecuador

Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott’s last start December Handicap winner Ecuador is among the early entries for the Carrington Stakes 2017 at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday.

Ecuador is the highest-rated of the 2017 Carrington Stakes nominations for Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Just ten horses are currently entered for the $150,000 Listed Carrington Stakes (1400m), Racing NSW extending ...

Talented Sprinters Included in Razor Sharp Handicap Nominations

Talented Sprinters Included in Razor Sharp Handicap Nominations

Fourteen sprinters are poised to line up at the 1200m course of Royal Randwick on Saturday, following this morning’s release of 2016 Razor Sharp Handicap nominations.

Weatherly has been included in 2016 Razor Sharp Handicap nominations. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Weatherly has not been seen at the races since early March but is set to make his competitive return on ...

Starlight Stakes 2016 Tips & Odds Update

Starlight Stakes 2016 Tips & Odds Update

A quality field of summer sprinters take to the Rosehill track this weekend in the 2016 Starlight Stakes, betting tips and the latest odds on the Festival Stakes Day race found below.

Shiraz is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Starlight Stakes in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are a dozen remaining hopefuls in the line-up ...

Nieta Heads 2016 Starlight Stakes Betting

Nieta Heads 2016 Starlight Stakes Betting

John Thompson’s flying mare Nieta is the short-priced favourite in Starlight Stakes 2016 betting to post her third win on the trot in Saturday’s Rosehill Gardens sprint.

Group 1 placed top weight Shiraz is one of the best fancied in 2016 Starlight Stakes betting for the Listed sprint at Rosehill on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Rosehill Race ...

Thirteen Confirmed in Starlight Stakes Field

Thirteen Confirmed in Starlight Stakes Field

Thirteen sprinters will line up on the 1100m course at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, following the confirmation and release of the Listed Starlight Stakes final field and barrier draw today.

Shiraz has been confirmed in the Starlight Stakes final field. Photo: Steve Hart

Shiraz has been transferred to the care of Kim Waugh this time in and will have his ...

Under The Louvre Heads 2016 The Heath 1100 Stakes Nominations

Under The Louvre Heads 2016 The Heath 1100 Stakes Nominations

Robert Smerdon’s Stradbroke Handicap winner Under The Louvre is nominated to return to racing on Saturday in The Heath 1100 Stakes 2016 at Caulfield Racecourse.

The Stradbroke winner Under The Louvre is the headline 2016 The Heath Stakes nominee for this weekend at Caulfield. Photo: Daniel Costello.

One of four Group races on the Memsie Stakes Day card ...