Summer Racing News

Australia Stakes the Autumn Launch Pad for Black Heart Bart

Australia Stakes the Autumn Launch Pad for Black Heart Bart

Darren Weir has revealed that star gelding Black Heart Bart is likely to be kept to distances of a mile or less when he returns to racing during the forthcoming 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Black Heart Bart will return to racing in the Group 2 Australia Stakes on January 27th. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

A former Perth galloper, Black Heart ...

Distance to Suit Shiraz in Carrington Stakes

Distance to Suit Shiraz in Carrington Stakes

Trainer Kim Waugh is confident that veteran gelding Shiraz will relish a step up in distance when he steps out for the Listed Carrington Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Shiraz will enjoy a step up to 1400m on Saturday’s Carrington Stakes at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart

Shiraz has been a strong and largely consistent performer throughout his entire ...

2017 Carrington Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2017 Carrington Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

A small but talented field of seven runners has been confirmed for Saturday’s 2017 Listed Carrington Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Gold Symphony is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Listed Carrington Stakes at Randwick. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Ecuador returned to racing ...

Northwest Passage Tops 2017 Hobart Guineas Field

Northwest Passage Tops 2017 Hobart Guineas Field

The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Sydney visitor Northwest Passage is one of the headline final acceptors for the Hobart Guineas 2017 in Tasmania on Sunday.

Sydney’s Gai Waterhouse saddles-up Northwest Passage in the 2017 Hobart Guineas field in Tasmania on Sunday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The $100,000 Listed Kevin Sharkie Hobart Guineas (2100m) continues the black-type action of the ...

Ecuador Tops 2017 Carrington Stakes Odds

Ecuador Tops 2017 Carrington Stakes Odds

A tight Carrington Stakes 2017 betting market for Sydney’s feature race on Saturday is currently led by the Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained last start winner Ecuador.

Ecuador is one of the best in 2017 Carrington Stakes betting at Royal Randwick this weekend. Photo: Steve HArt.

Ecuador is one of only seven horses lining-up in Randwick Race 7 ...

Wet to Suit Gold Symphony in 2017 Carrington Stakes

Wet to Suit Gold Symphony in 2017 Carrington Stakes

Co-trainer Paul Snowden is hoping a wet Randwick track this weekend can keep the return-to-winning-form going with dual Group 3 winner Gold Symphony in the Carrington Stakes 2017.

Gold Symphony chases back-to-back summer wins in Sydney’s Carrington Stakes 2017 this Saturday at Royal Randwick. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

The now four-year-old son of 2009 Blue Diamond Stakes winner Reward For ...

Small Carrington Stakes 2017 Field Released

Small Carrington Stakes 2017 Field Released

The sole Sydney black-type race taking place weekend is the 2017 Carrington Stakes at Royal Randwick, a small field of just seven gallopers accepted for the handicap showdown.

Oxford Poet is a well-weighted hope in the 2017 Carrington Stakes field at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Due to run as Randwick Race 7 at 4:20pm (AEDT), this ...

2017 Hobart Guineas Nominations Released

2017 Hobart Guineas Nominations Released

This Sunday the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival action continues with the Hobart Guineas 2017, nominations for which are now out.

Last year’s Hobart Guineas winner Jerilderie Letter (outside) came off a Tasmanian Guineas win. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Fourteen early entries were taken for the $100,000 Listed Hobart Guineas (2100m) with Tas Racing extending nominations for the three-years-old staying ...

2017 Carrington Stakes Nominations Feature Ecuador

2017 Carrington Stakes Nominations Feature Ecuador

Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott’s last start December Handicap winner Ecuador is among the early entries for the Carrington Stakes 2017 at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday.

Ecuador is the highest-rated of the 2017 Carrington Stakes nominations for Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Just ten horses are currently entered for the $150,000 Listed Carrington Stakes (1400m), Racing NSW extending ...

Target In Sight Wins Magic Millions Sprint

Target In Sight Wins Magic Millions Sprint

Target In Sight has delivered Joe Pride a lucrative win on the Gold Coast this afternoon; charging home to win the Magic Millions Sprint (1200m).

Target In Sight remained prominent on the second line of Magic Millions Sprint betting leading up to jump, but jockey Brenton Avdulla elected to take a sit on the seven-year-old as Hidden Pearl and Didntcostalot...