News About: 2012 Sydney Spring Racing Carnival

Honorius Chases Spring Champion Stakes Success

Honorius Chases Spring Champion Stakes Success

7 Sep, 2012

Trainer David Payne is confident that Honorius will take a successful step towards his bigger spring targets when he runs at Warwick Farm Racecourse this weekend.

Honorius will run in the Listed Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap, where he will make his spring debut.

The Holy Roman Emperor colt won his final two tarts of the …

Quintessential Primed for Australian Spring

Quintessential Primed for Australian Spring

6 Sep, 2012

Talented New Zealand four-year-old Quintessential will make the first step of her Australian spring journey on Saturday when she lines up in the Group 3 Tramway Handicap (1600m) at Warwick Farm.

Quintessential will start her Australian Spring campaign in the Group 3 Tramway Handicap. Photo by: Daniel Costello

It will be the John Sargent-trained mare’s …

Southern Trip Beckons for Grayson Square

Southern Trip Beckons for Grayson Square

27 Aug, 2012

Brisbane three-year-old Grayson Square is in line for a southern spring campaign after a stunning debut victory at Doomben on Saturday.

Starting at odds of $31.00, the Brian Wakefield-trained youngster produced a strong finish to edge out Golden Slipper fourth placegetter Doubtfilly by a neck in the Dulux Project Services Handicap (1200m).

Grayson Square could …

Injury rules She’s A Fox out of Spring

Injury rules She’s A Fox out of Spring

22 Aug, 2012

In the leadup to the Spring Carnival injury has struck again with exciting filly She’s A Fox the latest horse to be sidelined.

She's A Fox will miss the Spring with a minor hamstring injury. Photo by: Steve Hart

The Fastnet Rock three-year-old has only a minor hamstring injury but trainer Anthony Cummings has pulled …