News About: The TJ Smith

Black Caviar Silences Doubters With Win 25 in TJ Smith

Black Caviar Silences Doubters With Win 25 in TJ Smith

13 Apr, 2013

She won again.

Black Caviar scored her 25th straight win in the TJ Smith Stakes today. Photo by: Steve Hart.

The doubters and critics came out of the woodwork during the week but champion mare Black Caviar has sent them scurrying back into hiding after extending her unbeaten streak to 25 in the Group 1 …

Full House for Black Caviar at Randwick

Full House for Black Caviar at Randwick

11 Apr, 2013

The horse that can attract a crowd like no other has sold out Randwick Racecourse.

Black Caviar has sold out Randwick for the TJ Smith Stakes this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The final 300 tickets available to the general public to see Black Caviar in the Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) …

Buffering Could Resume in Galaxy

Buffering Could Resume in Galaxy

12 Mar, 2013

An early autumn start in the Group 1 Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill on March 30 is potentially on the cards for Queensland’s number one sprinter Buffering.

Robert Heathcote is considering a start in the Galaxy at Rosehill on March 30 with Buffering. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Trainer Robert Heathcote has pencilled in the …

Sizzling takes out Queensland Triple Crown

Sizzling takes out Queensland Triple Crown

9 Jun, 2012

Sizzling has completed the 2-year-old Triple Crown in Queensland today, winning the Group 1 The TJ Smith at Eagle Farm. It wasn’t an easy win for the Snitzel colt, who was made to work for the win by a strong Kabayan.

Sizzling won The TJ Smith at Eagle Farm from Kabayan (inside) - photo © …

Charge A Fortune Faces Final Magic Millions Hurdle

Charge A Fortune Faces Final Magic Millions Hurdle

5 Jan, 2012

Two-year-old Charge A Fortune will continue to stake his claim to the $2 million Magic Millions 2YO Classic when he lines up at the Gold Coast this weekend.

Charge A Fortune was a late entry into the Magic Millions nominations after winning his debut start at Ipswich on December 23.

The Charge Forward colt won …

Snowden Completes Two Year Old Sweep

Snowden Completes Two Year Old Sweep

11 Jun, 2011

Benfica has given Peter Snowden and Darley a clean sweep of the Group 1 2-year-old races after winning the TJ Smith

Peter Snowden has completed a historic sweep of Australia’s Group One two year races, after Benfica took out the TJ Smith at Eagle Farm.

Race favourite Hot Snitzel led the field coming into the …

Fontelina To Signal His Arrival In TJ Smith

Fontelina To Signal His Arrival In TJ Smith

10 Jun, 2011

He’s the second favourite in betting for the TJ Smith at Eagle Farm tomorrow but Fontelina hasn’t attracted a skerrick of the attention given to some of the other contenders in the event.

Hot Snitzel has deservedly being the number one talking point given he blew them away last start and is the top pick …

Ryan’s Quest For Eagle Farm Double

Ryan’s Quest For Eagle Farm Double

10 Jun, 2011

Gerald Ryan has two main missions at Eagle Farm tomorrow, to bring down Darley in the TJ Smith and conquer the Brisbane Cup.

The two-year-old Group 1’s this season have been dominated by Darley but this will be their toughest challenge yet with Hot Snitzel standing in the way.

He blew them away last start …

Stradbroke & TJ On Bowman’s Pre-Flight Checklist

Stradbroke & TJ On Bowman’s Pre-Flight Checklist

9 Jun, 2011

Jockey Hugh Bowman

While Hugh Bowman packs all the essentials before he heads off to England there’s one thing he’d like to take with him more than anything, a Group 1 win.

Bowman will have his final ride in Australia this Saturday at Eagle Farm and then head off to Europe for a six week …

Darley’s Entrusts Perfect Record To Benfica

Darley’s Entrusts Perfect Record To Benfica

9 Jun, 2011

Peter Snowden

Darley’s grip on the two-year-old season was lessened slightly by Hot Snitzel in the Sires Produce Stakes last weekend however they can still grab a clean sweep of the Group 1 juvenile series in the TJ Smith this Saturday.

It all rests on the shoulders of Benfica which went into the Sires Produce …