2011 Golden Slipper Day Rosehill Scratchings & Field Updates

Rosehill Racecourse is host to the best autumn racing action today, Saturday April 2, with 2011 Golden Slipper Day featuring an elite nine-race programme due to get underway at 11:50am (AEDST) and below are the latest Rosehill race scratchings and field updates.

The premier event on this afternoon’s Rosehill race card is the $3.5 million Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m), the world’s richest two-year-olds race set to run at 4:05pm (AEDST).

Featuring a full field of 16 promising juveniles ready to fight it out on the turf to become the 2011 Golden Slipper winner, the only current withdrawal from the Slipper field is first emergency, #1 Do You Think.

Bart Cummings’ lightly-raced Starcraft colt Do You Think was the sole Golden Slipper reserve today and will instead lead the field for Rosehill Race 1 – the $125,000 Group 3 The Schweppervescence (1400m).

Below are the full 2011 Golden Slipper Day Rosehill race scratchings and current favourites in the betting markets for each race.

Golden Slipper Day Rosehill Race Scratchings – 02/04/2011

Rosehill Race 1 – The Schweppervescence (1400m) – 11:50am (AEDST)

  • Scratched: #11 Induna, #14 Bikini Star
  • Favourite: #2 Do You Think

Rosehill Race 2 – Myer Tulloch Stakes (2000m) – 12:25pm (AEDST)

  • Scratched: #5 Maules Creek
  • Favourite: #1 Retreive

Rosehill Race 3 – Inglis Queen of the Turf Stakes (1500m) – 1:05pm (AEDST)

  • No Current Scratchings.
  • Favourite: #1 More Joyous

Rosehill Race 4 – Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) – 1:45pm (AEDST)

  • No Current Scratchings.
  • Favourite: #1 Brazilian Pulse

Rosehill Race 5 – The BMW (2400m) – 2:25pm (AEDST)

  • No Current Scratchings.
  • Favourite: #6 Descarado

Rosehill Race 6 – Daily Telegraph George Ryder Stakes (1500m) – 3:10pm (AEDST)

  • No Current Scratchings.
  • Favourite: #13 Aloha

Rosehill Race 7 – AAMI Golden Slipper (1200m) – 4:05pm (AEDST)

  • Scratched: #17 Do You Think
  • Favourite: #1 Sepoy

Rosehill Race 8 – Queen’s Cup (2000m) – 4:50pm (AEDST)

  • Scratched: #16 Shadow Minister
  • Favourite: #12 Base

Rosehill Race 9 – Sebring Stakes (1100m) – 5:30pm (AEDST)

  • Scratched: #8 Tromso
  • Favourite: #3 Atomic Force