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2016 Sydney Cup 2nd Up For Sky High Winner Sir John Hawkwood

2016 Sydney Cup 2nd Up For Sky High Winner Sir John Hawkwood

Trainer David Vandyke is considering the two miles of the Sydney Cup 2016 second-up on April 9 for his rising eight-year-old Sir John Hawkwood after the galloper’s fresh win in the $350,000 Group 3 Sky High Stakes (2000m) on Saturday.

Sky High Stakes winner Sir John Hawkwood could be 2016 Sydney Cup bound second-up. Photo: Steve Hart.

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2016 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings & Track Report

A talent-rich nine race card has been confirmed for 2016 Coolmore Classic Day at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse; highlighted by seven black type races including the feature for fillies and mares, contested over 1500m.

Azkadellia has been backed into favouritism for this afternoon’s Coolmore Classic at Rosehill Gardens. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

It is a fine day in the greater Sydney ...

Hartnell Leads 2016 Sky High Stakes Field

Hartnell Leads 2016 Sky High Stakes Field

John O’Shea’s defending champion Hartnell is out to win successive editions of the Sky High Stakes 2016 this weekend in Sydney as he also heads towards a title defense in the $1.5 million Group 1 The BMW (2400m) at the end of the month.

Last year’s The BMW winner Hartnell shoots for back-to-back wins in Saturday’s 2016 Sky High ...

2015 Sky High Stakes Betting & Tips

2015 Sky High Stakes Betting & Tips

One of the eight support races on a stellar Coolmore Classic Day race card in Sydney this weekend is the Sky High Stakes 2015, betting odds and tips for the staying showdown detailed below.

Who Shot Thebarman runs in the 2015 Sky High Stakes second-up this weekend building towards some major autumn targets. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Who Shot Thebarman Included in 2015 Sky High Stakes Field

Who Shot Thebarman Included in 2015 Sky High Stakes Field

Chris Waller’s Melbourne Cup placegetter Who Shot Thebarman continues his Sydney Cup campaign this weekend racing second-up in the Sky High Stakes 2015 at Rosehill Gardens.

2015 Sydney Cup-bound Who Shot Thebarman is one of the headline hopes running in Saturday’s Sky High Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Kiwi import is a proven two-miler having won ...

2015 Sky High Stakes Nominations Feature Hartnell

2015 Sky High Stakes Nominations Feature Hartnell

The promising John O’Shea-trained import Hartnell is a dual nominee across two states for this Saturday’s racing including in the Sky High Stakes 2015 at Rosehill Gardens.

2013 The BMW winner Fiveandahalfstar is the top-rated nominee for Saturday’s Sky High Stakes in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of the six Group-rated support races on the Coolmore Classic Day ...

Hartnell a 2015 Australian Cup Hope

Hartnell a 2015 Australian Cup Hope

John O’Shea may have ruled out an Australian Cup 2015 bid with Chipping Norton Stakes winner Contributer but the second placed stablemate in last weekend’s Sydney major, Hartnell, could still be Flemington bound on Super Saturday.

Contributer will target the 2015 Ranvet Stakes over the Australian Cup after his Chipping Norton Stakes win on the weekend. Photo: Steve ...

2015 CF Orr Stakes Kick-Off for Sonntag

2015 CF Orr Stakes Kick-Off for Sonntag

Caulfield’s Henry Dwyer has a dual-state autumn carnival campaign planned for his Queensland Derby winner Sonntag who will kick off in Melbourne’s CF Orr Stakes 2015 as he heads towards the Sydney Cup in April.

Queensland Derby winner Sonntag will kick off in Melbourne’s CF Orr Stakes 2015 before heading to Sydney. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Teofilo four-year-old was last ...

Waller Dominates 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes Nominations

Waller Dominates 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes Nominations

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller has included seven horses in the 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes nominations, but only a couple of his gallopers are expected to contest the Group 1 event.

Boban has been included in the nominations for the 2014 Neville Sellwood Stakes, but is unlikely to contest the Group 2 event. Photo by: Steve Hart

Headlining the Waller-trained ...

Entirely Platinum Wins 2014 Sky High Stakes

Entirely Platinum Wins 2014 Sky High Stakes

Talented four-year-old Entirely Platinum has produced an all-round strong event to claim the Group 3 Sky High Stakes (1900m) at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon ahead of Midsummer Sun and Desert Jeuney; pre-post favourite and market mover Diametric unable to match the race’s late pace.

Entirely Platinum wins the 2014 Sky High Stakes and is nominated for the Group 1 ...