Today the action of Randwick’s Epsom Handicap Day will kick off at 11:45pm with the meeting’s opening race, the $100,000 Listed Keeneland Gimcrack Stakes (1000m).
A field of a 13 two-year-old fillies will take to the track after the scratching of Horse #12 Pottery.
Currently Australia’s leading online bookie Sportsbet have #3 Defiant Dame, trained by David Payne, as the clear favourite paying $3.20 to win.
Due to be ridden by Corey Brown, Defiant Dame has drawn out wide with barrier 12 but has still have plenty of money come in for her to win her maiden race, the well-bred daughter of More Than Ready having won both of her barrier trials this month.
For punters seeking more value, however, the Races.com.au team tip #10 Offer to win the 2010 Gimcrack Stakes.
Randwick – Race 1 – Keeneland Gimcrack Stakes
- Odds-on Favourite: # 3 Defiant Dame – $3.20 Ladbrokes.com.au
- Races.com.au Favourite: #10 Offer – Rated Special to Win at $4.80 Ladbrokes.com.au
The Clarry Conners-trained Offer is currently the $4.80 second favourite to win at Sportsbet.
Drawn ideally on the rails in barrier one, which is especially important in these juvenile feature races, Offer is another filly with impeccable breeding from boom sire Redoute’s Choice.
Other fillies at the top of the betting markets for the Gimcrack Stakes include #5 Elite Falls, #8 Ice Baby and #2 Debelle who all look excellent Place chances.
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