News About: The Championships

Spectroscope a chance to run in Doncaster Mile after Doncaster Prelude win

Spectroscope a chance to run in Doncaster Mile after Doncaster Prelude win

25 Mar, 2017

Trainer John O’Shea will give consideration to running Spectroscope in next week’s Doncaster Mile after the French import scored an impressive win in the Group 3 $150,000 Rydges Parramatta Doncaster Prelude (1500m) at Rosehill today.

Spectroscope, above, made it two wins in Australia when he took out the Doncaster Prelude at Rosehill. Photo by Steve …

Doncaster Mile on the horizon for Sunline Stakes winner I Am A Star

Doncaster Mile on the horizon for Sunline Stakes winner I Am A Star

25 Mar, 2017

Mornington trainer Shane Nichols is keen to tackle the Doncaster Mile with I Am A Star after the filly again beat the older mares in the Group 2 $200,000 Sunline Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

I Am A Star scores a decisive win in the Sunline Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by …

Tulloch Stakes scratching Rising Red in doubt for Australian Derby

Tulloch Stakes scratching Rising Red in doubt for Australian Derby

23 Mar, 2017

A mystery lameness that has forced the scratching of Rising Red from the Group 2 $200,000 Power Distribution Australia Tulloch Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday could spell the end of an Australian Derby campaign for Kiwi three year old.

Prized Icon, above, is the current favourite for the Tulloch Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by …

Winx Is The 2017 George Ryder Stakes Winner

Winx Is The 2017 George Ryder Stakes Winner

18 Mar, 2017

The winning streak continued as Winx gave her rivals another touch-up to record a dominant victory in the 2017 George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Winx cruised to a typically effortless win in the 2017 George Ryder Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Winx was slow out of the gates in the George Ryder …

Raiment To PJ Bell Stakes After Birthday Card Stakes Win

Raiment To PJ Bell Stakes After Birthday Card Stakes Win

18 Mar, 2017

Raiment will head towards the 2017 PJ Bell Stakes during The Championships after she recorded an impressive victory in the Birthday Card Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Raiment was far too good for her rivals in the Birthday Card Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Jockey Craig Williams elected to settle Raiment right on the …

Sydney Cup fancy Big Duke wins N E Manion Cup on protest

Sydney Cup fancy Big Duke wins N E Manion Cup on protest

18 Mar, 2017

Top Sydney Cup fancy Big Duke became champion trainer Darren Weir’s first winner in Sydney today when he was able to win the Group 3 $150,000 Irresistible Pools & Spas N E Manion Cup (2400m) on protest on a very heavy track at Rosehill today.

Big Duke, above with blue colours and checked cap, was …

George Ryder to be ‘competitive’ for Winx

George Ryder to be ‘competitive’ for Winx

16 Mar, 2017

Leading Group 1 rider Hugh Bowman believes that the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday will be the most competitive race that Winx has contested for a long time.

Hugh Bowman and Winx, above, will team up again in the George Ryder at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Annus Mirabilis wins 2017 Adelaide Cup, off to the Sydney Cup

Annus Mirabilis wins 2017 Adelaide Cup, off to the Sydney Cup

13 Mar, 2017

Trainer Stuart Webb will now set his sights on the Sydney Cup with Annus Mirabilis after the six year old proved to be the superior stayer in taking out the 2017 Group 2 $400,000 Adelaide Cup (3200m) at Morphettville today.

Jockey Regan Bayliss followed up his win on Redkirk Warrier in the Newmarket Handicap, above, …

Adelaide Cup fancy Annus Mirabilis could be Sydney Cup bound

Adelaide Cup fancy Annus Mirabilis could be Sydney Cup bound

13 Mar, 2017

A solid performance by Annus Mirabilis in today’s Group 2 $400,000 Adelaide Cup (3200m) at Morphettville could see the Irish import head to Sydney for ‘The Championships’.

Regan Bayliss, above on Newmarket Handicap winner Redkirk Warrior, rides Annus Mirabilis in the Adelaide Cup at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trainer Stuart Webb can see …

Foxplay Records Remarkable Phar Lap Stakes Win

Foxplay Records Remarkable Phar Lap Stakes Win

11 Mar, 2017

Talented filly Foxplay overcame a number of hurdles to record a most impressive win in the 2017 Phar Lap Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Foxplay could hardly have been more impressive in the 2017 Phar Lap Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Foxplay was settled in the second half of the Phar Lap Stakes field …