Saturday’s 2010 Silver Slipper Stakes Final Field & Preview

This Saturday Rosehill Racecourse will be home to the highly anticipated $200, 000 Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) where eleven top-rated two-year-olds will take to the turf.

A number of the 2010 Silver Slipper contenders are on the path towards the illustrious $3.5million Group 1 Golden Slipper Stakes on April 3 so it is set to be a hotly contested affair.

Hot favourite for Saturday is boom filly Chance Bye. The unbeaten Michael Tubman-trained daughter of Snitzel will jump from barrier eight and is currently at $2.50 for a win with Sportsbet.

Second favourite for the Silver Slipper is Ambers Waltz, the John O’Shea-trained Magic Millions Classic runner-up drawn in barrier ten.

Other highly fancied and talented starters include last start Widden Stakes winner Georgette Silk, the Peter Snowden-trained Divorces and Gerald Ryan’s Intertidal.

The Group 2 Franklins Supermarkets Silver Slipper Stakes will run as race five at 3:15pm. Other highlights on the day’s eight-event card are race six the $200, 000 Group 2 Hobartville Stakes and race four, the $125, 000 Group 3 Millie Fox Stakes.

For more race details and the latest news on the 2010 Silver Slipper Stakes follow the link.

2010 Silver Slipper Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw:

Br.

Horse

Trainer

Jockey

Br.

Weight (kg)

1
RUN FOR WILSON
John P Thompson Daniel Ganderton 2 56.5
2
INTERTIDAL
Gerald Ryan Joshua Parr 1 56.5
3
CORVIDAE
Rick Worthington Rod Quinn 5 56.5
4
CHANCE BYE
Michael Tubman Kathy O’Hara 8 54.5
5
ZUTARA
Gai Waterhouse Nash Rawiller 3 54.5
6
AMBERS WALTZ
John O’Shea Corey Brown 10 54.5
7
GEORGETTE SILK
Clarry Conners Blake Shinn 11 54.5
8
MAFIA MISS
Grahame Begg Jim Cassidy 7 54.5
9
MISSHIRAAZ
Garry Frazer Josh Adams 6 54.5
10
DIVORCES
Peter Snowden Kerrin McEvoy 4 54.5
11
MILITARY BLONDE
Grahame Begg Glyn Schofield 9 54.5