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Williams back on Silent Sedition in Coolmore Legacy Queen Of The Turf Stakes

Williams back on Silent Sedition in Coolmore Legacy Queen Of The Turf Stakes

4 Apr, 2017

Regular rider Craig Williams will be back aboard last start Group 1 winner Silent Sedition in the Group 1 $1m Coolmore Legacy Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on day two of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Craig Williams and Silent Sedition, above, will team up again in the Queen Of The Turf Stakes …

2017 TJ Smith Stakes Field & Barrier Draw

2017 TJ Smith Stakes Field & Barrier Draw

28 Mar, 2017

Fourteen sprinters have been confirmed in the TJ Smith Stakes final field and will chase the biggest sprint crown of the 2017 Autumn Carnival at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Chautauqua has been confirmed in the 2017 TJ Smith Stakes field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Team Hawkes did not reveal which race on Day 1 of …

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 …