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2017 TJ Smith Stakes Results: Chautauqua Wins Again

2017 TJ Smith Stakes Results: Chautauqua Wins Again

The world’s best sprinter Chautauqua recorded one of Sydney and Australian racing’s greatest turf triumphs at Royal Randwick in the TJ Smith Stakes 2017 becoming the first three-time winner of the country’s richest 1200m race. There had been doubters all week over whether or not the Team Hawkes-trained champion had lost his former blistering speed,…

The Championships 2017 Day 1: Randwick Scratchings & Track Report

The Championships 2017 Day 1: Randwick Scratchings & Track Report

The Championships 2017 racing action kicks off at Royal Randwick this afternoon with a full track report and official Sydney race scratchings for Day 1 detailed below. It is a mostly sunny day in Sydney across the afternoon and with no chance of rain until the evening, the current Heavy (8) Randwick looks set to…

2017 Doncaster Mile Day Results: It’s Somewhat Upset Doncaster Winner

2017 Doncaster Mile Day Results: It’s Somewhat Upset Doncaster Winner

Day 1 of Sydney’s ‘The Championships’ runs at Royal Randwick Racecourse across the afternoon and the full Doncaster Mile Day 2017 results for all ten races will be updated as the day progresses right here. Four elite level Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival features headline the action and Races.com.au will be first to publish the winners…

TJ Smith Stakes 2017 Betting Tips

TJ Smith Stakes 2017 Betting Tips

A field of the season’s top sprinters take to the Randwick track on Saturday in the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes, betting tips and the updated odds on the classic found below. Set to run as Randwick Race 8 at 4:30pm (AEDT) on Day 1 of ‘The Championships’, this season’s $2.5 million Group 1 Darley TJ…

2017 TJ Smith Stakes Odds & Betting Update

2017 TJ Smith Stakes Odds & Betting Update

Fifteen of the country’s best sprinters have been confirmed to line up on the 1200m course at Royal Randwick for the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes on Day 1 of The Championships and subsequently, there is plenty of value to be taken in betting markets for the feature race. Chautauqua has been gallant through three starts…

TJ Smith Stakes 2017 Field: Voodoo Lad to Run

TJ Smith Stakes 2017 Field: Voodoo Lad to Run

Gun Victorian horseman Darren Weir continues his bid to break through with a Sydney Group 1 win saddling-up Voodoo Lad in the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes field this Saturday at Royal Randwick. The $2.5 million Group 1 Darley TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) field is announced on Tuesday morning ahead of the weight-for-age sprint taking place…

2017 TJ Smith Stakes First Acceptances Released

2017 TJ Smith Stakes First Acceptances Released

Some of the world’s best sprinters are poised to descend on Royal Randwick on Day 1 of The Championships following the release of 2017 TJ Smith Stakes first acceptances. The featured sprint is shaping towards being a showdown between some of the country’s best three-year-olds as Extreme Choice, Flying Artie, Star Turn and Astern have…

2017 Challenge Stakes Winner English Salutes Again

2017 Challenge Stakes Winner English Salutes Again

The classy Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained English enjoyed a gutsy first-up win at Royal Randwick in the wet going back-to-back in the Challenge Stakes 2017. The now four-year-old daughter of Encosta De Lago won the $500,000 Group 2 Challenge Stakes (1000m) first-up last Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival as a filly and successfully defended her…

Wet Opens Up Winx vs Chautauqua Clash in George Ryder

Wet Opens Up Winx vs Chautauqua Clash in George Ryder

Wet weather in Sydney forced a delay to the first-up run of Winx last month and now it could also open up a possible clash between the mighty mare and super sprinter Chautauqua in the 2017 George Ryder Stakes. Chris Waller’s champion daughter of Street Cry posted her tenth career Group 1 win and her…

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. The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained champion is yet to race over further than 1400m, but that could change with a run in the $3 million Group 1 The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m)…