News About: 2011 Sprinter’s Stakes

Rocket Man Earns Sprinter’s Stakes Start In Japan

Rocket Man Earns Sprinter’s Stakes Start In Japan

29 Aug, 2011

He may not be journeying to Australia to take on Black Caviar in the Patinack Farm Classic in November, but Rocket Man has made a magnificent return to racing at his home track of Kranji last night.

The six-year-old gelding topped off two dominant barrier trials earlier this month with a five-length win over his …

Hay List Ruled Out Of Return This Year

Hay List Ruled Out Of Return This Year

13 Jul, 2011

Hay List will most likely not return to racing this year

The chances of champion sprinter Hay List racing again this year are looking slimmer than ever, with the five-year-old forced to spend yet another week under the care of the Randwick Equine Centre in Sydney.

The Statue Of Liberty gelding has been out of …

Rocket Man To Meet Black Caviar In Japan

Rocket Man To Meet Black Caviar In Japan

5 Jul, 2011

Black Caviar (pictured) could face Rocket Man in the Sprinter's Stakes in Japan

Rocket Man has been confirmed as a definite starter in the Group 1 Sprinter’s Stakes in Japan on October 2.

Owner Fred Crabbia verified that the talented Rocket Man would go to the $A 2.3 million race at Nakayama in the hope …