News About Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival 2013

Pierro Heads 2013 George Ryder Stakes Field

Pierro Heads 2013 George Ryder Stakes Field

Superstar colt Pierro heads a strong 11-horse field for the Group 1 2013 George Ryder Stakes (1500m) which will take place as part of a bumper Golden Slipper day card at Rosehill on Saturday.

Pierro heads a strong George Ryder field. Photo: Steve Hart.

Last year’s autumn two-year-old champion has given every indication he will again be a dominant autumn ...

Appearance Wins Second Group 1 in Thrilling 2013 Coolmore Classic

Appearance Wins Second Group 1 in Thrilling 2013 Coolmore Classic

Lightly-raced mare Appearance claimed her second Group 1 title in an exciting blanket finish in the $600,000 2013 Coolmore Classic (1500m) at Rosehill today.

The 2013 Coolmore Classic winner is Appearance (red and white silks). Picture: Steve Hart

The four-year-old got the bob of the head at the right time to win by the narrowest of margins in a three-way ...

Foreteller Scores Upset 2013 Ranvet Stakes Win – Rosehill Results

Foreteller Scores Upset 2013 Ranvet Stakes Win – Rosehill Results

Chris Waller-trained import Foreteller bounced back from an Australian Cup seventh to upset a quality field and claim his first Group 1 win in the 2013 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill today.

Foreteller beat a quality field to win the Group 1 Ranvet Stakes 2013. Picture: Steve Hart

The six-year-old was rated a $31 chance at race jump but ...

Toydini Flies Home to Win 2013 Phar Lap Stakes

Toydini Flies Home to Win 2013 Phar Lap Stakes

A gelding operation has paid off for Toydini who delivered a sparkling finish to claim the Group 2 2013 Phar Lap Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill today.

Toydini was quick in the finish to win the Phar Lap Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

As a colt the Guy Walter-trained galloper produced sporadic results but in just his second start as a gelding ...

2013 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival Targets for Samaready

2013 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival Targets for Samaready

Classy Melbourne filly Samaready is likely to head to the 2013 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival for a crack at some big Group 1 mares’ races including the 2013 Coolmore Classic (1500m) and the 2013 Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1500m).

Samaready will head to Sydney this autumn to chase success in the Coolmore Classic and Queen Of The Turf Stakes...

No 2013 Doncaster Mile for Rock ‘N’ Pop – Retired Due to Injury

No 2013 Doncaster Mile for Rock ‘N’ Pop – Retired Due to Injury

Rock ‘N’ Pop will no longer be aimed at the 2013 Doncaster Mile with connections electing to retire the four-year-old to stud following a recurrence of a previous injury problem.

The Gai Waterhouse-trained Rock 'N' Pop has been retired to stud and will miss the Doncaster Mile

The stallion prospect, who raced most of his career in New Zealand, has ...

Hay List Comeback Set for 2013 Challenge Stakes

Hay List Comeback Set for 2013 Challenge Stakes

The Group 2 2013 Challenge Stakes (1000m) at Warwick Farm on March 16 has been earmaked as the race in which classy sprinter Hay List is likely to make his return from injury.

Hay List is on track for a return in the 2013 Challenge Stakes

Widely regarded as the nation’s second best sprinter behind Black Caviar before injury forced ...

Brambles Out Of 2013 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival

Brambles Out Of 2013 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival

Peter Moody-trained gelding Brambles has been ruled out of both the 2013 Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival and the 2013 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival after suffering a tendon injury.

Brambles has been ruled out of the Autumn Racing Carnival

OTI Racing broke the news on twitter this morning that the four-year-old will miss his second straight campaign after travel sickness ...

Pierro Returns Ahead of Potential 2013 Doncaster Mile Tilt

Pierro Returns Ahead of Potential 2013 Doncaster Mile Tilt

Gai Waterhouse’s top colt Pierro has returned to work ahead of the 2013 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival where he could be aimed at the Group 1 2013 Doncaster Mile (1600m).

Pierro Could be aimed at the Doncaster Mile in the autumn

While no program has been set in stone yet, owner Greg Kolivos told the Daily Telegraph earlier this week ...