News About: Autumn Carnival

Sydney Cup the Target for Signoff

Sydney Cup the Target for Signoff

18 Jan, 2017

Patrick Ryan is hopeful that veteran stayer Signoff will find his best form through a 2017 Autumn Carnival preparation which will be geared towards the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) on Day 1 of The Championships.

Signoff will be set for an appearance in the Group 1 Sydney Cup this season. Photo: Jenny Barnes

Signoff …

I Am A Star Chasing More Group 1 Glory in Autumn

I Am A Star Chasing More Group 1 Glory in Autumn

18 Jan, 2017

Trainer Shane Nichols is yet to settle on a major campaign target for I Am A Star, but has confirmed that the talented three-year-old will be given several opportunities to add to her Group 1 tally during the 2017 Autumn Carnival.

I Am A Star will be set for several Group 1 targets during the …

Autumn Sprints Likely for Astern

Autumn Sprints Likely for Astern

18 Jan, 2017

Managing Director of Godolphin Australia Henry Plumptre has revealed that the major autumn sprint races are likely to figure as the major campaign targets for three-year-old Astern this time in.

Boom colt Astern is likely to contest the major Group 1 sprints in autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Astern has shown plenty of ability since …

Hauraki to be Set for 2017 Doncaster Mile

Hauraki to be Set for 2017 Doncaster Mile

18 Jan, 2017

Group 1 winner Hauraki is reportedly in fine shape ahead of a 2017 Autumn Carnival campaign that will be geared towards the Doncaster Mile (1600m) on Day 1 of The Championships.

Hauraki will be set for an appearance in the Group 1 Doncaster Mile during The Championships. Photo: Steve Hart

Hauraki has been a strong …

Australian Cup the Target for Exospheric

Australian Cup the Target for Exospheric

18 Jan, 2017

Trainer Lee Freedman has revealed that classy stayer Exospheric will be set for the Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m) on March 11th, when he returns to racing during the forthcoming 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Trainer Lee Freedman has underlined the Group 1 Australian Cup as Exospheric’s major autumn target. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Exospheric …

Southern Cross Stakes First-Up for Le Romain

Southern Cross Stakes First-Up for Le Romain

17 Jan, 2017

Trainer Kris Lees has revealed that multiple Group 1 winner Le Romain will make his 2017 Autumn Carnival return in the Group 3 Southern Cross Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick on February 11th.

Le Romain will return to racing in the Group 3 Southern Cross Stakes in February. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Le …

Coolmore Classic the Target for Omei Sword

Coolmore Classic the Target for Omei Sword

10 Jan, 2017

Chris Waller has revealed that the Group 1 Coolmore Classic (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens on March 11th is the major campaign target for talented three-year-old Omei Sword this time in.

Omei Sword will be geared towards and appearance in the Group 1 Coolmore Classic this season. Photo: Steve Hart

Omei Sword has only made …

Comin’ Through Working Well Towards Autumn Carnival

Comin’ Through Working Well Towards Autumn Carnival

10 Jan, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller has revealed that exciting three-year-old Comin’ Through has taken plenty of benefit from his time away from racing, and will be geared towards major Group 1 targets during the forthcoming Autumn Carnival.

Comin’ Through will be set for a third-up appearance in one of the Randwick Guineas or Australian Guineas this season. …

Chester Manifold Stakes Likely for Zebrinz

Chester Manifold Stakes Likely for Zebrinz

9 Jan, 2017

Co-trainer Troy Corstens is pleased with the condition of Zebrinz ahead of a likely return to racing in Saturday’s Listed Chester Manifold Stakes (1400m) at Flemington Racecourse.

Zebrinz is likely to make his racing return in Saturday’s Listed Chester Manifold Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Zebrinz has reportedly completed a number of strong …

Canterbury Stakes a Target for Music Magnate

Canterbury Stakes a Target for Music Magnate

9 Jan, 2017

Bjorn Baker has revealed that star sprinter Music Magnate will be targeted towards the Group 1 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) at Royal Randwick when he returns to racing in the upcoming 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Music Magnate will be set for the Group 1 Canterbury Stakes upon resuming this time. Photo: Daniel Costello

Music Magnate made only …