ARCC (Australian Racing Christian Chaplaincy) has created its first-ever online Sydney Racing Fraternity Prayer Service, in lieu of the Annual Racing Mass which was to be held on Sunday 29th March but cancelled due to the COVID-19 crisis.
The Star Championships set down for the 4th and 11th of April – which includes the running of eight Group 1 races – will proceed, subject to changes in Government restrictions.
The Chris Waller-trained Verry Elleegant has posted one of the easiest Group One wins of the Sydney autumn carnival in the Tancred Stakes at Rosehill.
Transcendent will attempt to maintain a perfect start to his Hong Kong career when he lines up under a new pilot in a smoking hot Class 2 Chak On Handicap (1200m) at Sha Tin on Sunday (29 March).
History will tell you that Avilius probably won’t defend his title in Saturday’s Group 1 $1.5m Kia Tancred Stakes (2400m) at Rosehill and trainer James Cummings said there’ll be no excuses if he can’t get the job done.
Star fillies Funstar and Probabeel will continue their rivalry in the Gr.1 Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill on Saturday.