Tag: 'Doncaster Mile'

Happy Clapper

Blake Shinn pays tribute to Happy Clapper

Jockey Blake Shinn has paid tribute to Happy Clapper after the nine-year-old gelding's connections announced his retirement.
Happy Clapper

Happy Clapper retired after stellar career

Crowd favourite Happy Clapper has been retired after his unplaced run in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes.

Nettoyer gives Roche food for thought

Pizza and champagne will be back on the menu for incorrigible mare Nettoyer when she chases her second Group One win in as many weeks...

All Aged Stakes an option for Brandenburg

Trainer John Sargent could extend Doncaster Mile placegetter Brandenburg's autumn preparation to include the All Aged Stakes.

Doncaster winner aims for another Group 1 win

After winning the Doncaster Mile on the first day of The Championships, Nettoyer will chase another Group One victory in the Coolmore Legacy Stakes.

Sargent mulling his options with Brandenburg

A possible tilt at the Group 1 All Aged Stakes (1400m) in a fortnight or a stint in the spelling paddock are two of the...

Nettoyer wins Group One Doncaster Mile

Nettoyer has burst out late to win the Group One Doncaster Mile by half a length at Randwick.

Rain the key to Moroney’s Randwick hopes

Mike Moroney will not be at The Championships at Randwick because of the COVID-19 protocols but will keep an eye on his Group One hopes...

Group One Doncaster Mile facts and figures

Facts, figures and history of the Group One $3 million Doncaster Mile, the feature race at Randwick on the first day of The Championships.
Phillip Stokes

Mr Quickie in Sydney for Doncaster tilt

Trainer Phillip Stokes hopes Mr Quickie can finish strongly in the Doncaster Mile at Randwick in which he will jump from a wide barrier.
Super Seth

Super Seth on song for Doncaster

The Anthony Freedman-trained Super Seth has pleased his connections since his unplaced run in the Group 1 George Ryder Stakes (1500m) last month and the...
Prince Fawaz

Cummings seeks change of luck in Doncaster

The Anthony Cummings-trained Prince Fawaz will bid to enhance the good recent record of three-year-olds when he takes on older horses in the Doncaster Mile.

Doncaster within Sargent’s grasp

Randwick trainer John Sargent is poised to make a splash when Brandenburg contests Saturday’s Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m). The Kiwi ex-pat, who moved to...

Quackerjack set for Group 1 Doncaster Mile tilt

Trainer Mark Newnham believes Villiers Stakes winner Quackerjack has the right profile to be a contender in the Group One Doncaster Mile at Randwick.
Melody Belle

Melody Belle draws 14 in Doncaster

New Zealand mare Melody Belle has drawn barrier 14 of 24 in the Doncaster Mile at Randwick on the first day of The Championships.
Glen Boss

Boss with chance for eighth Doncaster Mile

Seven-time winning jockey Glen Boss will ride Brandenburg in the Doncaster Mile while six-time winning trainer Chris Waller will saddle up a host of chances.
Mark Newnham

Newnham believes racing can continue

Group One-winning trainer Mark Newnham believes racing can keep going with participants doing their part to adhere to all the protocols in place.
Quick Thinker

Bosson on Quick Thinker in Australian Derby

New Zealander Quick Thinker will back up in the Australian Derby with Opie Bosson replacing James McDonald who is committed to Castelvecchio.
Shadow Hero

Mark Newnham eyes Derby, Doncaster glory

Mark Newnham's four Group One wins have come at Randwick and he hopes to add to his tally with Shadow Hero and Quackerjack on day...
Adrian Bott

Prize money cuts understandable: Bott

In-form trainer Adrian Bott supports the measures being taken to try to keep racing going during the coronavirus pandemic.

Probabeel likely to run in Australian Oaks

Star New Zealand filly Probabeel has come through her Vinery Stud Stakes second in good order and now heads to the Australian Oaks.

Waller’s host of chances for 7th Doncaster

Champion trainer Chris Waller is scheduled to have a host of runners in the Doncaster Mile as he chases a seventh win in the famous...

Cascadian earns Doncaster spot via Prelude

Cascadian has earned a last-minute spot in the Doncaster Mile with his win in the Prelude at Rosehill.
Night's Watch

McDonald coaxes best out of Night’s Watch

Night's Watch has won the Neville Sellwood Stakes, ending a run of outs since taking out the 2018 Naturalism Stakes.
Santa Ana Lane

Freedman books jockeys for Championships

The Anthony Freedman stable has confirmed its jockey bookings for the opening day of The Championships with Melbourne riders ruled out.