News About: Golden Mile

Fawkner To Makybe Diva Stakes Following Exhibition Gallop

Fawkner To Makybe Diva Stakes Following Exhibition Gallop

29 Aug, 2015

Co-owner Nick Williams confirmed that Fawkner will start his 2015 Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington on September 12 after he impressed in an exhibition gallop at Caulfield this afternoon.

Damien Oliver has been booked to partner Fawkner in the 2015 Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington in …

Queen Elizabeth Stakes Barrier Ideal For Spillway

Queen Elizabeth Stakes Barrier Ideal For Spillway

8 Apr, 2015

Spillway was allocated barrier six at the 2015 Queen Elizabeth Stakes barrier draw that was held yesterday and jockey Michael Walker believes that the gate is ideal for the imported galloper in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Spillway held off stablemate Extra Zero to take out the 2015 edition of the …

Puccini Included In Golden Mile Nominations

Puccini Included In Golden Mile Nominations

17 Mar, 2015

Puccini has been included in the 2015 Golden Mile nominations and is a genuine chance of contesting the Listed event at Bendigo on Saturday.

Jacquinot Bay is one of Puccini’s potential rivals in the 2015 Golden Mile at Bendigo this weekend. Photo by: Adrienne Bicknell

Puccini returned to Australian racing in the Group 1 Australian …

The Metropolitan The Likely Target For Spillway

The Metropolitan The Likely Target For Spillway

29 Sep, 2014

Trainer David Hayes has revealed that the 2014 The Metropolitan at Royal Randwick on Saturday will be the likely target for imported stayer Spillway.

Spillway will have his last chance to earn a place in the Caulfield Cup field when he contests The Metropolitan on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Hayes said last …

Fat Al Back Up To 2000 Metres For Doomben Cup

Fat Al Back Up To 2000 Metres For Doomben Cup

16 May, 2014

Fat Al will be having just the second race start of his career over 2000 metres in the 2014 Doomben Cup and Jeff O’Connor, the racing manager for Peter Moody, is hoping that the Al Maher gelding can show his best form when he steps up in trip in the Group 1 event on Saturday.…

Hayes Chasing Rating Boost For Spillway In JRA Plate

Hayes Chasing Rating Boost For Spillway In JRA Plate

23 Apr, 2014

Trainer David Hayes is hoping that imported stayer Spillway can improve his rating by winning the 2014 Japan Racing Association Plate at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

David Hayes is hoping to set Spillway for the Caulfield Cup during the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Spillway arrived in Australia at the …

Eloping Could Surprise In Golden Slipper

Eloping Could Surprise In Golden Slipper

3 Apr, 2014

Eloping is currently rated an outsider in 2014 Golden Slipper betting markets, but trainer Peter Morgan is confident that the talented filly will perform well in the Group 1 event this weekend.

Eloping will jump from barrier 16 with Stephen Baster on on board in the 2014 Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens this weekend. Photo …

Written Up Holds On To Win Bendigo Guineas

Written Up Holds On To Win Bendigo Guineas

15 Mar, 2014

Provincial galloper Written Up held off a fast finishing Gracious Prospect and Mahican to win the 2014 Bendigo Guineas this afternoon.

The Golden Mile and the Bendigo Guineas were both postponed after an electrical storm hit the Bendigo racecourse and the track was downgraded to a slow seven; delighting the connections of Written Up who …

Imported Stayers To Make Australian Debuts In Golden Mile

Imported Stayers To Make Australian Debuts In Golden Mile

14 Mar, 2014

Imported stayers Shikarpour, Ancient King and Spillway will make their Australian racing debuts in the Listed Golden Mile (1600m) at Bendigo tomorrow.

The 2013 Golden Mile was won by imported stayer Jet Away who was making his Australian racing debut in the Listed event. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

David Hayes won the 2013 …

Big Money On Offer At Inaugural Bendigo Stand-Alone Meeting

Big Money On Offer At Inaugural Bendigo Stand-Alone Meeting

22 Jul, 2011

A total of $770,000 in prize money will be on offer at Bendigo Racecourse’s inaugural Premier Saturday Meeting next March.

The race meet will feature the 1,600 metre Golden Mile, which will move from its current spring racing carnival timeslot and double in prize money to $125,000.

Eight other races will also be run as …