Nominations & Field Category

2016 Spring Champion Stakes features Yankee Rose

2016 Spring Champion Stakes features Yankee Rose
October 5th, 2016

Pre-race favourite Yankee Rose headlines the eleven horse field for the Group 1 $500,000 Moet & Chandon Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on Saturday. Yankee Rose will be backing up after running second to the Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott trained Global Glamour in the Group 1 $500,000 Sydney…

2015 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations Released

2015 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations Released
August 24th, 2015

119 three-year-olds have been included in nominations for the featured 2015 Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m); scheduled to be run at Royal Randwick Racecourse on October 10th. Press Statement has already stamped himself as a genuine Group 1 performer for Chris Waller this year and has been included in…

2014 Spring Champion Stakes Final Field and Barrier Draw

2014 Spring Champion Stakes Final Field and Barrier Draw
October 8th, 2014

Just nine runners have been confirmed in the final field for this weekend’s featured Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m) at Royal Randwick, highlighted by the confirmation of some of the 2014 Spring Carnival’s most exciting three-year-old racing prospects. Returning to racing in exceptional form this season, trainer John O’Shea…

Almalad Leads 96 Spring Champion Stakes 2014 Nominations

Almalad Leads 96 Spring Champion Stakes 2014 Nominations
August 25th, 2014

Gai Waterhouse’s Group 1 winning gelding Almalad is the headline nominee for the 2014 Spring Champion Stakes, early entries for the Randwick feature taken today. The Australian Turf Club (ATC) took nominations for a trio of Sydney Spring Racing Carnival majors this morning including 96 three-year-old entries for this year’s…

2013 Spring Champion Stakes – Final Field & Barrier Draw

2013 Spring Champion Stakes – Final Field & Barrier Draw
October 9th, 2013

The final field and barrier draw has been announced for the Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes, which will take place at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday October 12, 2013. A total of 14 horses have accepted for a run in the 2013 Spring Champion Stakes, including Criterion. Criterion has won…

2013 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations Feature Vilanova

2013 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations Feature Vilanova
August 27th, 2013

Nominations have been announced for the Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes, which is due to take place at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday October 12, 2013. A total of 104 horses have nominated for the 2013 Spring Champion Stakes, including Vilanova. Vilanova has won one of his eight race starts…

Final Field & Barriers – 2012 Spring Champion Stakes

Final Field & Barriers – 2012 Spring Champion Stakes
October 3rd, 2012

The final field and barrier draw has been announced for the Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes, which is due to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday October 6, 2012. Just seven horses have accepted for a run in the 2012 Spring Champion Stakes, including Proisir. Proisir has won all…

2012 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations Announced

2012 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations Announced
August 28th, 2012

Nominations have been announced for the 2012 Spring Champion Stakes, which is due to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday October 6, 2012. Pierro is nominated for the 2012 Spring Champion Stakes, however, is not expected to run in the race. He will instead likely run in the Group…

2011 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations

2011 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations
August 23rd, 2011

The Spring Champion Stakes Nominations are out and what a list of three year olds has been assembled. The Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes runs in conjunction with the Group 1 Flight stakes and the Group 1 Metropolitan on Epsom Handicap Day, Sydney’s biggest day of racing during the spring…

2010 Spring Champion Stakes Final Field and Preview

2010 Spring Champion Stakes Final Field and Preview
September 30th, 2010

The 2010 Spring Champion Stakes is set to jump this Saturday at Randwick Racecourse. As there are just a couple of days left before the race, the final field has been announced with Peter Snowden’s stable leading the pack. Retrieve will be jumping from barrier number five with jockey Joshua…