News About Tony McEvoy

Valley Gallop for 2017 Memsie Stakes Bound Hey Doc

Valley Gallop for 2017 Memsie Stakes Bound Hey Doc

Tony McEvoy will give his Australian Guineas winner Hey Doc a Memsie Stakes 2017 tune-up, galloping the four-year-old between races at The Valley on Saturday. The Duporth gelding has amassed over $1.1 million in prize money over his 15 start career to date thanks to seven victories headlined by that in the Group 1 Australian Guineas…

Aspect to Take Benefit from Vain Stakes

Aspect to Take Benefit from Vain Stakes

Three-year-old Aspect is reportedly in excellent condition ahead of his competitive return in Saturday’s Group 3 Vain Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield Racecourse. Aspect has only made a handful of appearances at the races since making his debut during the late stages of the Spring Carnival last year, but is a colt to follow through his…

Group 1 Winners Headline Aurie’s Star Handicap Field

Group 1 Winners Headline Aurie’s Star Handicap Field

Ten runners have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured Group 3 Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) at Flemington Racecourse. Hey Doc has not been seen at the races since running on fairly for sixth in the Group 1 The Goodwood (1200m) in May, but will make his return to competition on Saturday after…

Azazel Ready for Caulfield Guineas Campaign

Azazel Ready for Caulfield Guineas Campaign

Trainer Tony McEvoy is thrilled with the condition of three-year-old Azazel ahead of his 2017 Caulfield Guineas campaign, likely to begin at Flemington on Saturday afternoon. Azazel has only made four appearances at the races so far, but showed plenty of ability amongst black type company during his two-year-old season and was sent to the…

2017 Caulfield Guineas Aim for Qiji Phoenix with Waller

2017 Caulfield Guineas Aim for Qiji Phoenix with Waller

The Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 is the major spring aim for former Kiwi galloper Qiji Phoenix who is set to join the Sydney stables of champion horseman Chris Waller. Connections of the former Donna Logan & Chris Gibbs-trained Not A Single Doubt colt confirmed to the New Zealand Racing Desk over the weekend that the…

Royal Symphony On Song for 2017 Caulfield Guineas

Royal Symphony On Song for 2017 Caulfield Guineas

Another emphatic win by Tony McEvoy’s undefeated colt Royal Symphony has the up-and-comer on track for the Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 this spring. The Domesday two-year-old made it three wins from as many starts, stealing the show at Flemington on Finals Day over the weekend with a runaway effort in the $120,000 Listed Taj Rossi…

Royal Symphony Tops 2017 Taj Rossi Series Final Field

Royal Symphony Tops 2017 Taj Rossi Series Final Field

Tony McEvoy’s boom colt and futures Caulfield Guineas favourite Royal Symphony is the headline two-year-old facing off in the Taj Rossi Series Final 2017 field at Flemington on Saturday. Finals Day at Flemington Racecourse features a bumper nine-race card including the $12,000 Listed Taj Ross Series Final (1600m) running as the fourth at 1:30pm (AEST)….

Merchant Navy Could Sprint Past Caulfield Guineas 2017

Merchant Navy Could Sprint Past Caulfield Guineas 2017

Ciaron Maher hasn’t completely ruled out a 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas bid this spring for his undefeated colt Merchant Navy but believes the up-and-comer might be a better sprinter than middle distance performer. The progressive son of Fastnet Rock has won all three of his career starts to date including most recently the Listed Anzac…

Shiraz Declares Waugh on Eye Liner Stakes Field

Shiraz Declares Waugh on Eye Liner Stakes Field

Wyong-based trainer Kim Waugh heads into Saturday’s Eye Liner Stakes 2017 at Ipswich with an air of confidence in her proven wet-tracker Shiraz who she believes can bring his a-game to the black-type sprint. A key support act on the Ipswich Cup Day program, this year’s $175,000 Listed Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) has drawn a…

Port Adelaide Cup 2017 Field & Betting: High Church Nearing Odds-On

Port Adelaide Cup 2017 Field & Betting: High Church Nearing Odds-On

The money is rolling in thick and fast for the Darren Weir-trained top weight High Church to handle the kilos and take out the 2017 Port Adelaide Cup at Morphettville Racecourse on the weekend. The six-year-old son of High Chaparral is one of 14 stayers in the mix for Morphettville Race 3 at 1:45pm (ACST)…