News About Sydney Racing Carnival

Top Hong Kong Horses Could Feature in The Championships 2015

Top Hong Kong Horses Could Feature in The Championships 2015

The Championships in Sydney during the autumn could get a lot more exciting with the news leading Hong Kong trainer John Moore wants to bring some of his horses to the race series.

John Moore will bring two of his top Hong Kong runners to The Championships if there is a quarantine centre established in Sydney. Photo by Daniel Costello....

18 Included in 2013 Doncaster Prelude Field

18 Included in 2013 Doncaster Prelude Field

With ballot exemption into Saturday week’s $1.5 million 2013 Doncaster Mile up for grabs, it comes as little surprise to see a big 18-horse field for Saturday’s Group 3 2013 Doncast Mile Prelude (1600m) at Randwick

Havana Rey is one of the top Doncaster Prelude chances. Photo: Steve Hart.

Heading the weights at 59kg is Peter Moody-trained import Voila Ici...

Premiere Stakes 2012 – Betting Tips

Premiere Stakes 2012 – Betting Tips

The feature sprint on the Randwick card this weekend is the Group 2 2012 Premiere Stakes (1200m) which stands to be an important race leading into the rest of the spring.

A number of these horses will be out to press their claims that they can go on to bigger things and none more so than favourite Rain Affair ($2.30)....

Keith Mackay Quality 2012 Driefontein’s for the Taking

Keith Mackay Quality 2012 Driefontein’s for the Taking

Gai Waterhouse filly Driefontein gets the opportunity to end her autumn with a bang this weekend when she turns out in the 2012 Keith Mackay Quality at Royal RandwickRacecourse.

Driefontein will be tough to beat in the Keith Mackay Quality on Saturday

She is by far the the top rated filly in the all-female juvenile sprint (1200m) and will be ...

Dates & Race Days for the Sydney Carnival 2011

Dates & Race Days for the Sydney Carnival 2011

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SYDNEY CARNIVAL 2011 The thoroughbred experience in Australia’s global city

19 March – 23 April 2011

Sydney is set for a blockbuster racing carnival this year as the best thoroughbreds compete for $18 million in prize money during the Sydney Carnival, held from 19 March – 23 April 2011.

Showcasing a transformed brand supported by major partners ...

Cassidy’s Racing Career On Hold After Hand Injury

Cassidy’s Racing Career On Hold After Hand Injury

A freak gardening accident has forced champion jockey Jim Cassidy out of Sydney’s Spring Racing Carnival.

Cassidy was trimming a hedge at his Sydney home when he fell from a ladder and as he put his hands out to break his fall, his fingers got caught in the shears.

Both his right middle and ring fingers were sliced and one ...