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Third Straight Chelmsford Stakes Win On Offer For Hawkspur

Third Straight Chelmsford Stakes Win On Offer For Hawkspur

3 Sep, 2015

Hawkspur has been included in the 2015 Chelmsford Stakes field and the enigmatic galloper has the chance to record an historic third straight victory in the Group 2 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Hawkspur beat stablemate Royal Descent to take out the 2014 edition of the Chelmsford Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hawkspur went …

Warwick Stakes to be run at Randwick in the Spring

Warwick Stakes to be run at Randwick in the Spring

15 Jul, 2014

The early Sydney Spring Carnival meeting on August 23 featuring the Group 2 WFA $175,000 Warwick Stakes (1400m) has been transferred from Warwick Farm to the recently renovated Randwick racecourse.

Veyron wins the 2013 Warwick Stakes at Warwick Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

The future of Group racing at the western suburbs major track now …

Streama Better Than Ever Before Breeders Classic

Streama Better Than Ever Before Breeders Classic

11 Feb, 2014

Jockey Blake Shinn believes that triple Group 1 winning mare Streama is ready for the 2014 Breeders Classic after impressing with a strong trackwork performance at Warwick Farm this morning.

Streama is returning to the races in the Breeders Classic this weekend for the first time since she finished a narrow second behind Boban in …

Streama Wins Third Group 1 In George Main Stakes

Streama Wins Third Group 1 In George Main Stakes

21 Sep, 2013

Classy mare Streama recorded her first Group 1 win in open company in the George Main Stakes 1600m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Streama will head to the Epsom Handicap after her George Main Stakes victory. Photo by: Steve Hart

Streama finished in the placings in both the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) and Group …

Laing keeping George Main tactics under wraps

Laing keeping George Main tactics under wraps

20 Sep, 2013

Kiwi trainer Linda Laing is keeping her race tactics for Veyron under wraps while not conceding the Group 1 $350,000 George Main Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday to the powerful Chris Waller stable.

A change of race tactis could be on the cards for Veyron in the George Main Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Reith back on Veyron in George Main Stakes

Reith back on Veyron in George Main Stakes

13 Sep, 2013

Sydney jockey Christain Reith has been reinstated as the rider for New Zealander Veyron when he lines up in the Group 1 $350,000 George Main Stakes (1600m) at Randwick next week.

Veyron and Christain Reith (yellow and blue) combine to win the Warwick Stakes at Warwick Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Reith was aboard the …

Hawkspur Scores Dominant Chelmsford Stakes Victory

Hawkspur Scores Dominant Chelmsford Stakes Victory

7 Sep, 2013

Chris Waller-trained Hawkspur recorded his first victory at weight-for-age level with a dominant three and a quarter lengths victory in the Group 2 Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Hawkspur is on the road to the Melbourne Cup after his sensational victory in the Chelmsford Stakes at Royal Randwick. Photo by: Steve Hart…

Metal Bender Scratched From Chelmsford Stakes

Metal Bender Scratched From Chelmsford Stakes

7 Sep, 2013

Veteran gelding Metal Bender has been scratched from the Group 2 Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) and is expected to be retired after being found with heat in a tendon this morning.

Metal Bender may have run his last race after heat was found in a tendon this morning. Photo by: Steve Hart

Metal Bender has made …

Norvall’s reunion with Veyron boosts Chelmsford Stakes chances

Norvall’s reunion with Veyron boosts Chelmsford Stakes chances

6 Sep, 2013

The reunion of Zimbabwean born  jockey Rogan Norvall with giant killer Veyron has boosted the confidence of Cambridge trainer Linda Laing heading into the Group 2 $175,000 Tattersall’s Club Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Veyron, (yellow, blue sleeves) scores an upset win in the G2 Warwick Stakes at Warwick Farm. Photo by Steve …

Streama Saved For Group 1 Races

Streama Saved For Group 1 Races

5 Sep, 2013

Trainer Guy Walter has elected not to run classy mare Streama in the Group 2 Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) on Saturday in order to save her for the Group 1 George Main Stakes (1600m) and Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) later in the 2013 Sydney Spring Racing Carnival.

Streama was not included in the acceptances for …