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Late 2017 Doncaster Mile Entry for Chautauqua

Late 2017 Doncaster Mile Entry for Chautauqua

The world’s highest-rated sprinter Chautauqua is a surprise late Doncaster Mile 2017 entry for this year’s The Championships in Sydney in April.

Sprint star Chautauqua could be extended to 1600m for a Doncaster Mile 2017 bid this autumn. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained champion is yet to race over further than 1400m, but that could ...

Hot Silver Slipper Stakes 2017 Pace to Suit Khan

Hot Silver Slipper Stakes 2017 Pace to Suit Khan

A hot pace in Saturday’s 2017 Silver Slipper Stakes at Rosehill Gardens will suit the returning Breeders Plate winner Khan according to co-trainer Paul Snowden.

Khan could be vulnerable first-up in the 2017 Silver Slipper Stakes on way to longer distanced Group 1 autumn targets. Photo: Steve Hart.

The nicely-bred son of Exceed And Excel is one of seven ...

Surround First-Up for Australian Oaks 2017 Favourite La Diosa

Surround First-Up for Australian Oaks 2017 Favourite La Diosa

Co-favourite in futures 2017 Australian Oaks betting La Diosa from New Zealand will make her down under debut Saturday week in the Surround Stakes at Royal Randwick.

Jason Collett (pictured aboard Lady Sniper) is booked to ride 2017 Australian Oaks-bound La Diosa first-up in the Surround Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Amanda & Matt Brown-trained daughter of So ...

2017 Sydney Cup Considered for Northwest Passage

2017 Sydney Cup Considered for Northwest Passage

The progressive Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Northwest Passage could be given the chance to be the first three-year winner in nearly 20 years to take out the Sydney Cup 2017 this autumn.

Katelyn Mallyon rides young 2017 Sydney Cup nominee Northwest Passage in the Torney Cup at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Malaguerra to Freshen Up Ahead of TJ Smith Stakes

Malaguerra to Freshen Up Ahead of TJ Smith Stakes

Trainer Peter Gelagotis has revealed that star sprinter Malaguerra will be freshened-up for the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) on April 1st after finishing midfield in the Group 1 Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes at Caulfield over the weekend.

Malaguerra will freshen-up ahead of the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes on Day 1 of The Championships

Malaguerra started the Ladbrokes ...

The Championships Call Inglis Classic 2017 Winner Frolic

The Championships Call Inglis Classic 2017 Winner Frolic

Local Randwick horseman Michael Freedman is eyeing the 1400m races for juveniles during April’s The Championships for his impressive 2017 Inglis Classic winner on Apollo Stakes Day Frolic.

Frolic could be Group 1 bound this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival after an impressive 2017 Inglis Classic win at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

The nicely-bred daughter of Husson had her third ...

Seven 2017 Queen Of The Turf Stakes Nominations for Waterhouse

Seven 2017 Queen Of The Turf Stakes Nominations for Waterhouse

The race’s record eight-time winning trainer Gai Waterhouse is back with seven of the 117 Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2017 nominations this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.

Global Glamour is one of seven 2017 Queen Of The Turf Stakes nominations for the race’s eight-time winning trainer Gai Waterhouse. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of four elite level features held at Royal Randwick...

2017 ATC Inglis Sires’ Nominations Feature Blue Diamond Hopes

2017 ATC Inglis Sires’ Nominations Feature Blue Diamond Hopes

Blue Diamond Stakes fancy Formality is among the headline two-year-olds also nominated for the ATC Inglis’ Sires 2017 during The Championships in Sydney this autumn.

Catchy is one of 25 Inglis Sires’ 2017 nominations for the Lindsay Park stable this autumn in Sydney. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Early entries for all The Championships races, held at Randwick Racecourse on ...

2017 Australian Oaks Nominations Feature Lasqueti Spirit

2017 Australian Oaks Nominations Feature Lasqueti Spirit

Lee Curtis’s reigning Crown Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit is one of the headline early entries among the Australian Oaks 2017 nominations taken by Racing NSW and the Australian Turf Club this week.

Crown Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit is one of the headline 2017 Australian Oaks nominations taken for this April in Sydney. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Nominations for all ...

Kiwis Dominate 2017 Australian Derby Nominations

Kiwis Dominate 2017 Australian Derby Nominations

With three wins in the past four years the New Zealanders have dominated one of the key races held during Sydney’s The Championships and the Kiwis are out in force again in the Australian Derby 2017 nominations.

James Cummings’ Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon is nominated for the 2017 Australian Derby in Sydney this April. Photo: Steve Hart.

Early entries ...