News About: 2012 Doncaster Mile

Wide Draw for Secret Admirer

Wide Draw for Secret Admirer

17 Apr, 2012

Highly rated Doncaster Mile hope Secret Admirer has drawn the outside barrier (22) for this Saturday’s prestigious $2 million event which will take place at Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse.

Secret Admirer has drawn the outside barrier for the Doncaster Mile - photo (c) Steve Hart

Currently jostling for favouritism with glamour mare More Joyous, the …

Straight Albert Suffers Career-Threatening Tendon Injury

Straight Albert Suffers Career-Threatening Tendon Injury

3 Apr, 2012

Up and coming galloper Straight Albert has suffered what could be a career-ending tendon injury in the midst of his autumn Doncaster Mile campaign.

The four-year-old gelding became well known after his impressive winning streak last summer, which saw him remain unbeaten across four runs.

Straight Albert's racing career could be over after suffering a …

Straight Albert Begins Doncaster Mile Bid In Newcastle Newmarket

Straight Albert Begins Doncaster Mile Bid In Newcastle Newmarket

19 Mar, 2012

Straight Albert will begin his run towards the Group 1 Doncaster Mile at Royal Randwick on April 21 when he resumes at the Newcastle this Wednesday.

The four-year-old gelding will line up for the Group 3 Newmarket at the track before running in the Group 1 George Ryder Stakes in preparation for his Doncaster test.…

Alma’s Fury Set To Resume In Group 2 Company

Alma’s Fury Set To Resume In Group 2 Company

3 Feb, 2012

It has been revealed that Alma’s Fury will attempt to extend his winning streak to four in the Group 2 Apollo Stakes at Rosehill on February 25.

Alma’s Fury was originally supposed to resume in the Warwick Farm Handicap tomorrow, however, trainer Paul Murray has instead decided to wait patiently for the Group 2 Apollo …

Coolmore Cautious With Atlantic Jewel Doncaster Bid

Coolmore Cautious With Atlantic Jewel Doncaster Bid

1 Feb, 2012

Atlantic Jewel is the current favourite in early Doncaster betting but Tom Magnier from Coolmore is warning punters to play a steady hand.

The unbeaten filly powered onto the scene last season dominating everything that was thrown at her with ease.

She beat a Group 1 field as if it was standing still but injury …

Don’t Forget He’s Remarkable Will Be Back

Don’t Forget He’s Remarkable Will Be Back

19 Jan, 2012

It’s easy to get stuck in the past with He’s Remarkable given the Railway Stakes appeal continues to hang over his head.

In fact that issue will again become big news next Tuesday when a hearing is held to determine whether or not the team have leave to appeal.

For those that missed it He’s …

Nearly 200 In Doncaster Mile Nominations

Nearly 200 In Doncaster Mile Nominations

18 Jan, 2012

The Australian Turf Club were confident of good numbers for the 2012 Doncaster Mile Nominations and that’s exactly what they’ve got.

All up 197 horses were paid up for with some of the country’s best talent part of the mix.

In fact 31 of the horses on the list can lay claim to having a …

Ironstein Earns New Look Program For 2012

Ironstein Earns New Look Program For 2012

3 Jan, 2012

Ironstein’s 2012 campaign will look nothing like the 2011 program that saw him race just about every other weekend somewhere around the country.

Instead trainer Gerald Ryan is focussing everything on having him right for the Melbourne spring where as a seven year old he will finally be deemed mature enough.

It seems like a …

Waller’s Autumn Kingdom Takes A Blow

Waller’s Autumn Kingdom Takes A Blow

20 Dec, 2011

My Kingdom Of Fife will not race again this season with his injury proving to be more serious than first anticipated.

The English import caused a sensation when he first arrived in Australia during the autumn winning at odds in excessive of 150 to 1.

He went on to win multiple black type events including …