News About: The Championship

Exosphere to be set for 2016 T J Smith Stakes

Exosphere to be set for 2016 T J Smith Stakes

23 Feb, 2016

The Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 2, the first day of ‘The Championship’ will now the be the main Autumn Carnival target for Exosphere.

Exosphere will return to Sydney for the T J Smith Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The glamour colt from the John …

$1m Epsom attracts Kermadec

$1m Epsom attracts Kermadec

16 Jul, 2015

Premiership winning trainer Chris Waller is seriously considering running Kermadec in the Group 1 $1m The Star Epsom (1600m) at Randwick on October 3 during the 2015 Spring Carnival.

Trainer Chris Waller is considering running Doncaster Mile winner Kermadec in The Star Epsom at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Kermadec was a brilliant winner of …

Royal Descent good to back up in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Royal Descent good to back up in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

8 Apr, 2015

Doncaster Mile placegetter Royal Descent has been given the green light to back up in the Group 1 $4m Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Royal Descent is good to back up in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Royal Descent charged to the line to …

2014 Australian Derby has full field of eighteen

2014 Australian Derby has full field of eighteen

8 Apr, 2014

A full field of eighteen three year olds will line up in the Group 1 $2m BMW Australian Derby (2400m) at Randwick on Saturday, the first day of ‘The Championship’.

Criterion will carry the number one saddle cloth in the Australian Derby. Photo by Steve Hart.

The David Payne trained Criterion will carry the number …