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2017 Doncaster Mile: Late Nomination for Chautauqua

2017 Doncaster Mile: Late Nomination for Chautauqua

17 Feb, 2017

Multiple Group 1 champion Chautauqua has been included as a late nomination for the 2017 Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Royal Randwick on Day 1 of The Championships.

Team Hawkes have lodged a late 2017 Doncaster Mile nomination for Chautauqua. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Chautauqua has saluted five times at the highest level of racing in …

Fell Swoop to kick off 2017 Autumn in Oakleigh Plate

Fell Swoop to kick off 2017 Autumn in Oakleigh Plate

16 Feb, 2017

Smart sprinter Fell Swoop will kick off his 2017 Autumn Carnival campaign in the Group 1 $500,000 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on February 25.

Fell Swoop, above, will kick off his 2017 Autumn Carnival in the Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Fell Swoop was among the nominations for the Group 1 …

Frolic scores last to first win in Inglis Classic

Frolic scores last to first win in Inglis Classic

13 Feb, 2017

Lightly raced filly Frolic broke her maiden status at her third race start with a last to first win in the Restricted Listed $250,000 Inglis Classic (1200m) at Randwick today.

Frolic, above, scores a last to first win in the Inglis Classic at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Winning jockey Tommy Berry allowed Frolic to …

Good track, cooler weather for Winx’s Apollo Stakes appearance

Good track, cooler weather for Winx’s Apollo Stakes appearance

13 Feb, 2017

The Randwick track has dried out, the weather has cooled down and Winx is ready to step out for the first time in the 2017 Sydney Autumn Carnival in the Group 2 $250,000 The Star Apollo Stakes (1400m) today.

Winx, above, resumes in the rescheduled Apollo Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Following …

Randwick’s Apollo Stakes meeting postponed: No Winx

Randwick’s Apollo Stakes meeting postponed: No Winx

10 Feb, 2017

The reappearance of Winx for the 2017 Autumn Carnival has been postponed until next Monday after the Apollo Stakes meeting at Randwick on Saturday has been postponed because of the extreme heatwave conditions.

The reappearance of Winx, above, has been postponed until Monday because of the extreme heat. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Winx can handle heatwave conditions for Apollo Stakes

Winx can handle heatwave conditions for Apollo Stakes

9 Feb, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller is confident that Winx will be able to handle the heatwave conditions expected to hit Randwick on Saturday when she lines up for her first 2017 Autumn Carnival outing in the Group 2 $250,000 The Star Apollo Stakes (1400m).

Trainer Chris Waller is confident that Winx, above, will handle the hot conditions …

Winx has faultless lead up to Apollo Stakes

Winx has faultless lead up to Apollo Stakes

9 Feb, 2017

Premiership winning trained Chris Waller is content that Winx has had a faultless preparation in the lead up to the Group 2 $250,000 The Star Apollo Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Glamour mare Winx, above, has had a faultless preparation in the lead up to the Apollo Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Winx included in 2017 Queen Of The Turf nominations

Winx included in 2017 Queen Of The Turf nominations

7 Feb, 2017

Dual Cox Plate winner Winx has been included in the nominations for the 2017 Group 1 $1m Coolmore Legacy Queen Of The Turf (1600m) at Randwick on April 8.

Winx, above, has been included in the nominations for the Queen Of The Turf at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Winx is one of eleven fillies …

Lindsay Park tops the numbers in 2017 Inglis Sires’ nominations

Lindsay Park tops the numbers in 2017 Inglis Sires’ nominations

7 Feb, 2017

The Lindsay Park Team have topped the numbers in the nominations for the 2017 Group 1 $1m Inglis Sires’ (1400m) at Randwick on April 1.

Catchy, above, is among the Lindsay Park nominations for the Inglis Sires’ at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The training partnership of David and Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig …

Omei Sword heads Waller’s 2017 Australian Oaks nominations

Omei Sword heads Waller’s 2017 Australian Oaks nominations

7 Feb, 2017

Talented filly Omei Sword heads up trainer Chris Waller’s list of fillies that are among the nominations for the for the 2017 Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on April 8, day two of ‘The Championships’.

Omei Sword, above, is among trainer Chris Waller’s Australian Oaks nominations. Photo by Steve …