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2017 Sydney Cup Target for Tavago

2017 Sydney Cup Target for Tavago

Co-trainer Trent Busuttin confirmed the Sydney Cup 2017 during next April’s The Championships in Sydney was a likely autumn target for the stable’s ATC Derby winner Tavago.

ATC Derby winner Tavago will be aimed at the 2017 Sydney Cup during next autumn’s The Championships. Photo: Steve Hart.

Kiwi duo Busuttin and Natalie Young are now based at Cranbourne in ...

Early 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting: Winx Odds-On

Early 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Betting: Winx Odds-On

Chris Waller’s dual Cox Plate winning mare Winx had opened odds-on favourite in futures betting for next autumn’s Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2017 during ‘The Championships’ in Sydney.

Superstar mare Winx is already odds-on to win the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes in her Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival Grand Final next April. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Waller laid out ...

2017 Apollo Stakes Kick-Off for Winx

2017 Apollo Stakes Kick-Off for Winx

Chris Waller is laying out the new campaign plans of his outstanding mare Winx who will kick off a similar prep to last autumn starting with the Apollo Stakes 2017 in Sydney this February.

Winx targets the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes on Day 2 of Sydney’s ‘The Championships’ fourth-up next time in. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Waller and connections of ...

Waller to have three runners in 2016 BTC Cup

Waller to have three runners in 2016 BTC Cup

Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller is set to have three runners in the 2016 Group 1 $500,000 BTC Cup (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Delectation, red and yellow colours, is one of three runners trainer Chris Waller was have in the BTC Cup at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Group 1 winners Delectation and Japonisme will be joined by ...

2061 Golden Rose Winner Exosphere Retires To Stud

2061 Golden Rose Winner Exosphere Retires To Stud

Star Godolphin-owned colt Exosphere has retired from racing to begin a lucrative career at stud after the Golden Rose winning son of Lonhro failed to impress in the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) on April 2.

2015 Golden Rose winning Lonhro colt Exosphere joins the Darley stud roster after being retired from racing. Photo: Steve Hart.

An eleventh ...

2016 Sapphire Stakes Results: Two Blue Wins the Last

2016 Sapphire Stakes Results: Two Blue Wins the Last

Wyong trainer Kristen Buchanan celebrated the first Group win of her career thanks to a gutsy all-the-way victory in the last at Randwick Racecourse on Day 2 ‘The Championships’ with Two Blue in the Sapphire Stakes 2016.

Trainer Kristen Buchanan celebrated her first Group 3 win with Two Blue in the 2016 Sapphire Stakes at Randwick. Photo: ...

Oliver Wins Fifth Queen Elizabeth Stakes On Lucia Valentina

Oliver Wins Fifth Queen Elizabeth Stakes On Lucia Valentina

Jockey Damien Oliver celebrated his fifth Queen Elizabeth Stakes success and second Group 1 win on Day 2 of ‘The Championships’ aboard Kris Lees’ classy mare Lucia Valentina at Royal Randwick.

The Kris Lees-trained Lucia Valentina took her earnings up over $4 million with success in the 2016 Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

Oliver came ...

Stradbroke Aim for Queen Of The Turf Winner Azkadellia

Stradbroke Aim for Queen Of The Turf Winner Azkadellia

Young Melbourne trainer Ciaron Maher is eyeing a possible trip to Queensland to target the winter’s Stradbroke Handicap with gun mare Azkadellia after her class win in the 2016 Queen Of The Turf Stakes at Royal Randwick on Day 2 of ‘The Championships’.

Queen Of The Turf Stakes winner Azkadellia could target Brisbane’s 2016 Stradbroke Handicap in the ...

2016 Sydney Cup Results: Gallante Beats Libran

2016 Sydney Cup Results: Gallante Beats Libran

Goliath owner Lloyd Williams spoilt the Chris Waller show in the Sydney Cup 2016 scoring an upset win over the favourite Libran with the Robert Hickmott-trained import Gallante at Randwick Racecourse.

Gallante upset Chris Waller’s trio of stayers to win the 2016 Sydney Cup on Queen Elizabeth Stakes Day at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waller ran the quinella ...

2016 Australian Oaks Winner Sofia Rosa for Bowman

2016 Australian Oaks Winner Sofia Rosa for Bowman

The New Zealand-trained three-year-olds continued their successful raid on the staying features of the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival and hoop Hugh Bowman enjoyed another Randwick win on Day 2 of ‘The Championships’ aboard Sofia Rosa in the Australian Oaks 2015.

New Zealand-trained filly Sofia Rosa blitzed her rivals down under winning the 2016 Australian Oaks at Randwick ...