News About: Australian Guineas

Memsie Stakes early Spring Carnival appointment for Hey Doc

Memsie Stakes early Spring Carnival appointment for Hey Doc

12 Jun, 2017

The Group 1 $1m Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on September 2 will be rising four year old Hey Doc’s first 2017 Spring Carnival appointment.

Hey Doc, above, will kick off his Spring Carnival campaign in the Memsie Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trainer Tony McEvoy is giving Hey Doc a short …

Hey Doc’s task even harder from wide Goodwood barrier

Hey Doc’s task even harder from wide Goodwood barrier

17 May, 2017

Trainer Tony McEvoy admits that Hey Doc’s task has been made even harder after drawing a horror barrier in the Group 1 $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Hey Doc, above, has drawn a horror barrier in The Goodwood at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

McEvoy was already going into Saturday’s Group 1 …

Hey Doc has the right medicine for the Goodwood

Hey Doc has the right medicine for the Goodwood

9 May, 2017

A freshen up following an unsuccessful quick fire Sydney Autumn Campaign could be the right medicine for Hey Doc who is being set for the Group 1 $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on May 20.

Hey Doc, above, is being set for The Goodwood at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Hey Doc scored …

Blinkers on freshened up Divine Prophet in All Aged Stakes

Blinkers on freshened up Divine Prophet in All Aged Stakes

12 Apr, 2017

A freshened up Divine Prophet will wear blinkers for the first time when he takes on the older horses at weight for age in the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Divine Prophet, above, will wear blinkers for the first time in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick. Photo …

Tosen Stardom out, Weir left with Palentino in Doncaster Mile

Tosen Stardom out, Weir left with Palentino in Doncaster Mile

31 Mar, 2017

Victoria’s premier trainer Darren Weir is left with one runner, Palentino, in the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick on the first day of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday following the withdrawal of Tosen Stardom today.

Palentino, above, will be trainer Darren Weir’s sole representative in the Doncaster Mile following the scratching …

Anaheim looking for back to back Australian Derby wins for stable

Anaheim looking for back to back Australian Derby wins for stable

29 Mar, 2017

Cranbourne based former Kiwi trainers Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young are looking to claim back to back wins in the Group 1 $2m BMW Australian Derby (2400m) at Randwick on Saturday with Anaheim after they collected the winning trophy last year with Tavago.

Jockey Hugh Bowman, above, will ride Anaheim in the Australian Derby at …

Prized Icon at his best for the 2400m of the Australian Derby

Prized Icon at his best for the 2400m of the Australian Derby

28 Mar, 2017

Recent racing will ensure that Victoria Derby winner Prized Icon will strip in prime condition to run out a strong 2400m in the Group 1 $2m BMW Australian Derby at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Prized Icon, above, is ready to run a strong 2400m in the Australian Derby at Randwick. …

Nurse Kitchen 1st time on heavy track in Vinery Stud Stakes Field

Nurse Kitchen 1st time on heavy track in Vinery Stud Stakes Field

22 Mar, 2017

Victorian filly Nurse Kitchen will be tested on a heavy track for the first time when she lines up in the Group 1 $500,000 Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Nurse Kitchen, above, will be tested on a heavy track for the first time in the Vinery Stud Stakes at Rosehill,. Photo by …

Retirement An Option For Palentino After Blamey Stakes Win

Retirement An Option For Palentino After Blamey Stakes Win

18 Mar, 2017

Palentino maintained his excellent record over the mile at Flemington to score an outstanding victory in the 2017 Blamey Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

It was Tosen Stardom that went into the Blamey Stakes as a dominant favourite and the Japanese import received a lovely trail into the race behind Sir Isaac Newton, while Palentino …

Twelve 3yos make up the 2017 Rosehill Guineas Field

Twelve 3yos make up the 2017 Rosehill Guineas Field

15 Mar, 2017

Twelve three-year-olds will line up to contest the 2017 Group 1 $600,000 Sky Racing Rosehill Guineas (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Randwick Guineas winner Inference, above, is chasing his second Guineas win in as many starts when he lines up in the Rosehill Guineas at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The rain affected surface will …