David Hayes

David Hayes proposes scratching Crackerjack King from Turnbull to give Stipulate a start

Trainer David Hayes.

Patrick Bartley David Hayes will on Thursday formally recommend to the owners of the imported stayer Crackerjack King that the grey be withdrawn from Saturday's Turnbull Stakes.

Trainer David Hayes knows it is D-Day for cup hopefuls this weekend

David Hayes says he would

Patrick Bartley David Hayes is the first to admit the placement of his three imported stayers leading up to the Caulfield and Melbourne cups have been far from ideal.

David Hayes gathers cups hopes for spring

Carnival-bound: Jet Away is likely to resume later this month.

Patrick Bartley This time last year David Hayes earmarked the Caulfield Cup for his gifted imported stayer Jet Away, and one year on the trainer is again grooming another European stayer for Australia’s second...

David Hayes' nephew to become partner at Euroa

Tom Dabernig

Patrick Bartley One of the greatest training dynasties in Australian racing history has again made a surprise move with David Hayes announcing that his young nephew Tom Dabernig will become a partner in his powerful...

David Hayes backs Zululand to give Fastnet Rock juvenile success at The Championships

Ready to produce: David Hayes hold high hopes for Zululand in the Sires' Produce Stakes.

Chris Roots David Hayes spotted Zululand as a yearling, just about everyone did, but he knew the son of Fastnet Rock was out of his league.

Horse Racing

Day of doubles at Flemington, with David Hayes, Leon Corstens and Peter Moody in the money

Michael Walker on Vuelta pulls ahead of Luke Nolen on Roundabout in the Eugene Gorman Handicap at Flemington on Saturday.

Andrew Garvey As far as the training fraternity was concerned it was a day of doubles at Flemington, with David Hayes, Leon Corstens and Peter Moody all enjoying multiple wins.

Horse racing

David Hayes is confident Fast 'N' Rocking can measure up to the best

David Hayes.

Patrick Bartley David Hayes will use the Manfred Stakes as a barometer for his three-year-old Fast 'N' Rocking.

Horse racing

David Hayes aims Zululand at Sydney after Sires Produce win

Stephen Baster riding Zululand.

Michael Lynch Expensive yearling comes from off the pace to show he will excel at longer distances.

David Hayes hoping to return to glory days

David Hayes.

Michael Lynch David Hayes is hoping a host of promising youngsters can help propel him back to the top of the tree.

David Hayes in a Golden rush with Slipper hope Wilderness

David Hayes

Chris Roots David Hayes is eying the Golden Slipper and start a late rally with a $2.4 million yearling Willderness at Bendigo.

Horse Racing

David Hayes, Chad Schofield to meet next week

Chad Schofield and David Hayes.

Patrick Bartley David Hayes and his former apprentice Chad Schofield will discuss the future, if any, of their trainer-jockey relationship.

Horseracing

David Hayes wheels out young gun to try and end Peter Snowden's charmed run

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Max Presnell DAVID Hayes will challenge Peter Snowden's recent two-year-old domination when he starts $1.5 million yearling purchase Zulu Land in the Equine Clinic Plate at Caulfield on Saturday.

Horse Racing

David Hayes filly Wawail just one of many top juveniles in stable

David Hayes.

Michael Sharkie Promise from stable of more talent to come over the next two months.

Horseracing

Jet Away could bypass Cup: David Hayes

Jet Away

Patrick Bartley While David Hayes was still coming to terms with the extraordinary performance of his imported stayer Jet Away in Saturday's Caulfield Cup, the trainer is now favouring a trip overseas instead of a...

Christian Reith flies in for Metropolitan as his popularity mounts

Christian Reith.

Adam Pengilly A rejuvenated Christian Reith will sneak back into Australia on the same flight and in the shadow of Joao Moreira later this week, but remains bullish about his hopes of a group 1 heist at Randwick.

Spillway needs Metrop win to make Caulfield Cup field

Well worn path: Spillway will tackle The Metropolitan en route to a crack at the Caulfield Cup.

Chris Roots David Hayes has won two Caulfield Cups with imports and Spillway is starting to bring back good memories as he heads to Sydney for Saturday's Metropolitan at Randwick.

Rich Enuff, Afleet Esprit stamp strong Guineas credentials

Michael Rodd rides Rich Enuff to victory in the Beck Caulfield Guineas Prelude at Caulfield on Sunday.

Michael Lynch What you see is what you get – and when you see a lightly raced three-year-old explode away from his rivals to score an easy win in one of the best credentialed Caulfield Guineas trials, then...

Chris Waller puts case for more Australian runners in Caulfield Cup

Chris Roots

Chris Roots Chris Waller voiced his frustration that in-form stayers such as Who Shot Thebarman and Hill Stakes winner Junoob are struggling to get runs in next month's Caulfield Cup.

Hayes trains four winners but misses with Spillway

Gris Caro, Ben Melham up, defeats Entirely Platinum, piloted by Dwayne Dunn, to win the Naturalism Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.

Tim Habel David Hayes enjoyed a stellar day at Caulfield on Saturday with four wins but was left to lament the defeat of his main runner for the day, Caulfield Cup aspirant Spillway who was the hard luck story...

Ollie and Hayes look to have Naturalism covered

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Max Presnell With Randwick ailing from lack of quantity if not quality, champion jockey Damien Oliver promises to be a better punting proposition at Caulfield.