News About: 2011 TJ Smith

Snowden Completes Two Year Old Sweep

Snowden Completes Two Year Old Sweep

11 Jun, 2011

Benfica has given Peter Snowden and Darley a clean sweep of the Group 1 2-year-old races after winning the TJ Smith

Peter Snowden has completed a historic sweep of Australia’s Group One two year races, after Benfica took out the TJ Smith at Eagle Farm.

Race favourite Hot Snitzel led the field coming into the …

Ryan’s Quest For Eagle Farm Double

Ryan’s Quest For Eagle Farm Double

10 Jun, 2011

Gerald Ryan has two main missions at Eagle Farm tomorrow, to bring down Darley in the TJ Smith and conquer the Brisbane Cup.

The two-year-old Group 1’s this season have been dominated by Darley but this will be their toughest challenge yet with Hot Snitzel standing in the way.

He blew them away last start …

Stradbroke & TJ On Bowman’s Pre-Flight Checklist

Stradbroke & TJ On Bowman’s Pre-Flight Checklist

9 Jun, 2011

Jockey Hugh Bowman

While Hugh Bowman packs all the essentials before he heads off to England there’s one thing he’d like to take with him more than anything, a Group 1 win.

Bowman will have his final ride in Australia this Saturday at Eagle Farm and then head off to Europe for a six week …

Chris Munce Books Ripper Stradbroke Day Card

Chris Munce Books Ripper Stradbroke Day Card

8 Jun, 2011

Tullamore is one of Chris Munce's best hopes for the day in Race 4, the Brisbane Cup

Chris Munce is yet to really announce himself during the Brisbane Winter Carnival as the local jockey struggles to pick up as many top shelf rides as he’s used to.

He’s a man that certainly knows how to …

Fontelina On His Way To TJ Smith After Winning The Pheonix

Fontelina On His Way To TJ Smith After Winning The Pheonix

28 May, 2011

Anthony Cummings will target Fontelina at the Group 1 TJ Smith after winning The Pheonix at Doomben

Fontelina has posted a dominant win in the Listed The Phoenix at Doomben Racecourse today.

The two-year-old colt won the race convincingly ahead of Lucky Morna, who finished second, and Cindarockinrella, who held on for third.

It was …

Free Wheeling To Tackle Sires’ Produce Stakes After Champagne Classic Win

Free Wheeling To Tackle Sires’ Produce Stakes After Champagne Classic Win

21 May, 2011

Free Wheeling has demonstrated his raw ability by winning the Group 2 Champagne Classic at Doomben Racecourse today.

The Peter Snowden-trained two-year-old sat back for the majority of the race until he made his move in the final straight, storming to victory ahead of Dr Ichi, who finished in second, and favourite Hot Snitzel, who …

Hot Snitzel Stands Between Darley & 5 From 5

Hot Snitzel Stands Between Darley & 5 From 5

18 May, 2011

Darley is on track for an impressive clean sweep of this year’s Group 1 two-year-old events but Gerald Ryan is confident his Golden Slipper runner can deny them their prize.

Hot Snitzel finished 12th in the major Group 1 in the Autumn but Ryan believes it’s a different horse coming up to Brisbane.

“He had …