News About: Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival

2017 Australian Cup Could Be Consensus for Kiwi Mare

2017 Australian Cup Could Be Consensus for Kiwi Mare

29 Dec, 2016

Melbourne’s Australian Cup 2017 in March could be on the cards for New Zealand-trained mare Consensus after her Group 1 win at home on Boxing Day.

Three-time Group 1 winner Volkstok’n’barrell (pictured) was beaten home in an upset by Consensus in the Zabeel Classic in NZ on Boxing Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

Trainer Stephen McKee …

Group 1 Autumn Sprints Await Vinery Stud’s New Star

Group 1 Autumn Sprints Await Vinery Stud’s New Star

23 Dec, 2016

The Team Hawkes-trained young sprint champion in the making Star Turn will step out in new colours during the autumn after Vinery Stud purchased the Group 1 bound three-year-old.

Progressive young sprinter Star Turn will target the Group 1 autumn sprint races for new connections Vinery Stud. Photo: Steve Hart.

A beautifully bred son of …

Retirement Looming for Happy Trails

Retirement Looming for Happy Trails

12 Apr, 2016

Happy Trails could be the latest horse added to the list of retiring stars post Sydney’s ‘The Championships’ races with the Adelaide champion likely having run his last race over the weekend.

Three-time Group 1 winner Happy Trails may be retired from racing following his Queen Elizabeth Stakes run last Saturday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Morphettville-based …

Tarzino Confirmed for Rosehill Guineas Run

Tarzino Confirmed for Rosehill Guineas Run

14 Mar, 2016

Caulfield horseman Mick Price has confirmed his Victoria Derby winner Tarzino for a 2016 Rosehill Guineas run this weekend in Sydney on Golden Slipper Stakes Day.

Victoria Derby winner Tarzino heads towards the ATC Derby in April via the 2016 Rosehill Guineas in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Price is gearing up for a …

2016 Coolmore Classic Results: Peeping Wins

2016 Coolmore Classic Results: Peeping Wins

12 Mar, 2016

Peeping produced the best performance of her racing career to date to deliver jockey Sam Clipperton a maiden Group 1 victory in the 2016 Coolmore Classic.

Peeping takes out the 2015 Coolmore Classic at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

There was a question mark over whether would run out a strong 1500 metres in the …

Jameka Headlines 2016 Australian Oaks Nominations

Jameka Headlines 2016 Australian Oaks Nominations

8 Feb, 2016

Ciaron Maher’s Crown Oaks winning filly Jameka headlines the early nominations taken by Racing NSW this week for the Australian Oaks on Day 2 of Sydney’s The Championships.

Crown Oaks winner Jameka is the headline 2016 ATC Australian Oaks nomination for Sydney’s The Championships this April. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A total of 119 three-year-old …

Capitalist Leads 2016 ATC Inglis’ Sires Produce Nominations

Capitalist Leads 2016 ATC Inglis’ Sires Produce Nominations

8 Feb, 2016

Peter & Paul Snowden’s Golden Slipper favourite Capitalist headlines the bumper 229 ATC Inglis’ Sires Produce nominations taken by Racing NSW this week ahead of the April 2 classic at Royal Randwick Racecourse.

Early favourite Capitalist leads the 2016 ATC Inglis’ Sires Produce Stakes nominations for the Randwick classic on April 2 this autumn. Photo: …

Tarzino Heads 2016 Australian Derby Nominations

Tarzino Heads 2016 Australian Derby Nominations

8 Feb, 2016

Mick Price’s Victoria Derby winning colt Tarzino is the headline Australian Derby nominations taken for the three-year-olds classic running at Royal Randwick on Day 2 of Sydney’s The Championships this autumn.

Mick Price’s Victoria Derby winner Tarzino is the headline 2016 Australian Derby nominee this autumn in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running alongside races like …

Pride Bullish About Craftiness In Ranvet Handicap

Pride Bullish About Craftiness In Ranvet Handicap

5 Feb, 2016

Craftiness will start his 2016 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival campaign in the 2016 Ranvet Handicap at Royal Randwick tomorrow and trainer Joe Pride is extremely confident that the talented sprinter will make a winning start to his preparation.

Craftiness has the chance to return to winning form in the 2016 Ranvet Handicap at Royal Randwick …

Autumn Campaign Possibility for Alpine Eagle

Autumn Campaign Possibility for Alpine Eagle

4 Dec, 2015

After injury ruled out Tony McEvoy’s Angaston-based stallion Alpine Eagle from an extended spring campaign the Adelaide horseman is hoping to have the lightly raced four-year-old right in time for a Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival campaign next year.

Alpine Eagle could return from injury for a Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival campaign in 2016. Photo: Sarah …