News About: 2012 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival

TJ Smith Winner to Avoid Atlantic Jewel Clash

TJ Smith Winner to Avoid Atlantic Jewel Clash

17 Apr, 2012

Master Of Design trainer David Payne has ruled out any chance of the TJ Smith Stakes winner taking on superstar filly Atlantic Jewel in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick next Saturday.

Payne said he was happy for the six-year-old to instead have an easy few weeks before starting preparation for an assault on the …

All Too Hard Set For Sydney Debut

All Too Hard Set For Sydney Debut

27 Mar, 2012

All Too Hard will make their Sydney debut on Saturday - photo (c) Steven Dowden

Highly regarded two-year-old All Too Hard will make his Sydney debut this weekend when he lines up in Golden Slipper lead up event the Group 2 $175,000 Pago Pago Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens.

Trained by John Hawkes and sons …

Streama Out of Doncaster

Streama Out of Doncaster

27 Mar, 2012

Streama has been ruled out of the Doncaster Mile - photo (c) Steve Hart

Promising filly Streama has been ruled out of the Doncaster Mile after failing to convince trainer Guy Walter she is up to competing in the prestigious $1.5 million event.

Walter made the call following Saturday’s Group 1 Coolmore Classic after the …

Revenge Chance for Southern Speed in Ranvet Stakes

Revenge Chance for Southern Speed in Ranvet Stakes

20 Mar, 2012

Last year’s Caulfield Cup winner Southern Speed will get her chance to exact revenge on Australian Cup winner Manighar this weekend in the $400,000 Group 1 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens.

French gelding Manighar beat Southern Speed by a nose to take top honours in the Australian Cup at Flemington on March 10 and …

Mosheen heads Randwick Guineas Nominations

Mosheen heads Randwick Guineas Nominations

13 Mar, 2012

Australian Guineas champion Mosheen is the headline act in a quality list of 23 horses nominated for the Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m), which will take place at Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday.

The Robert Smerdon trained filly will be looking to add another win to an impressive resume that already includes two Group …

BMW Australia joins up with Sydney Carnival

BMW Australia joins up with Sydney Carnival

9 Feb, 2012

BMW Australia have cemented their long term commitment to Sydney Racing with the announcement that the 2012 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival will be officially named ‘The BMW Sydney Carnival’.

Long term sponsors BMW Australia finalised a new sponsorship with the Carnival’s stakeholders, the Australian Turf Club, Racing NSW and Destination NSW which includes naming rights …