Star Mosheen Takes Out 2012 Randwick Guineas

March 17, 2012

deposit $100
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50
bet with


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

New customers only. Exc NSW, SA, WA & VIC. Turnover requirements apply. Promotional T&Cs apply & available on website. Is gambling a problem for you? Call Gambling Help on 1800 858 858 or visit '

Star Mosheen Takes Out 2012 Randwick Guineas

Mosheen has cemented her status as an elite level filly by backing up her Australian Guineas win with victory in today’s 2012 Royal Randwick Guineas.

In a repeat performance of her stellar Australian Guineas run, Mosheen was ridden terrifically by jockey Danny Nikolic from an unfavourable barrier (14) to take top honours in the Group 1 $500,000 race.

With 500 metres to go, it looked as if it might be a repeat performance of the Hobartville Stakes with race favourite Manawanui and Gai Waterhouse trained Wild and Proud pushing each other hard.

As they came in to the 400 metre mark, Sydney jockey Tommy Berry pushed Manawanui for all the gelding had and he responded initially before fading in the middle of the straight.


Mosheen has taken top honours in the Group 1 Randwick Guineas

Mosheen, now a three time Group 1 winner, responded to Nikolic as he managed to get her a clear run down the straight and eventually took victory by a head over Said Com and Laser Hawk.

Trainer Robert Smerdon was delighted with the Fastnet Rock filly who he thought might run out of time with 200 metres left to run.

“She was getting a bit of a buffeting. I’d probably conceded at the 200 metre mark that she would run well but would probably run out of time,” Smerdon said.

“She’s got that great turn of foot, she really can quicken.

“She’s done everything we’ve thrown at her.”

It is a matter of two races for what will be the super star filly’s next chapter with either the Rosehill Guineas or the Vinery Stud Stakes on the agenda.

As they headed into the straight, Mosheen received a slight bump but jockey Nikolic rode her impressively to secure a clear path and he was full of praise for the horse post race, describing her as a “class act.”

“She’s just got the gears and she will relax and take any run. It got a little bit tight there a couple of times,” Nikolic said.

“She’s really relaxing well. From about the 1200 [metre mark] I knew I was going to be hard to beat.

“She kept focused and she was just too good for them today.”

The Randwick Guineas may be done for another year but there is still two hotly contested races to come at Randwick today and the best place to pick a winner is with

Home of the $300 bonus bet, they are the favourite online bookmaker due to their unbeatable prices on all the racing action!

2012 Randwick Guineas – Results

Finish No. Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Bar. Weight Starting Price
1 17 MOSHEEN Robert Smerdon Danny Nikolic 12 54.5kg $4.20
2 12 SAID COM (NZ) Chris Waller Dwayne Dunn 0.3L 8 56.5kg $26
3 15 LASER HAWK Gai Waterhouse Nash Rawiller 0.5L 5 56.5kg $11
4 11 AMBIDEXTER Peter Snowden Joshua Parr 0.8L 7 56.5kg $51
5 1 MANAWANUI Ron Leemon Tommy Berry 1.4L 10 56.5kg $3.20F
6 7 DARCI BE GOOD (NZ) Bede Murray Peter Robl 2L 13 56.5kg $81
7 6 STRIKE THE STARS (NZ) Anthony Cummings Hugh Bowman 2.2L 6 56.5kg $11
8 14 OCEAN PARK (NZ) Gary Hennessy Craig Williams 2.3L 2 56.5kg $16
9 5 GALAH Peter Snowden Kerrin McEvoy 2.4L 11 56.5kg $26
10 8 WILD AND PROUD Gai Waterhouse Jim Cassidy 3.9L 14 56.5kg $14
11 2 INDUNA Peter Snowden Christian Reith 7.2L 3 56.5kg $151
12 16 MOMENT OF CHANGE Peter G Moody Luke Nolen 9.4L 4 56.5kg $13
13 4 DOCTOR DOOM Guy Walter Rod Quinn 15.2L 1 56.5kg $19
14 3 KING SAUL Trevor Andrews Michael Rodd 37L 9 56.5kg $101

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2018 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrok...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal for Magic Millions Sprint Winner Viddora

Young South Australian horseman Lloyd Kennewell has named Sydney’s 2018 The...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field ...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field Released

Ascot Racecourse in W.A. hosts one of the summer’s highlight races on New...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney R...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney Race for Viddora

Ace young South Australian trainer Lloyd Kennewell has confirmed his Group 1...

Vega Magic Injured But Still S...

Vega Magic Injured But Still Scaling The Everest 2018

A freak accident in the paddock last month has ruled the Lindsay Park-trained...

Horse Racing Today

Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms...

2018 Adelaide Cup Results: Fan...

2018 Adelaide Cup Results: Fanatic wins for Walker and Lindsay Park

The Group 2 $400,000 Adelaide Cup over 3200m will be run at Morphettville in...

Fanatic Firm favourite in 2018...

Fanatic Firm favourite in 2018 Adelaide Cup betting

The Lindsay Park trained Fanatic is a firm favourite in the betting for...

2018 Super Saturday All Day Re...

2018 Super Saturday All Day Results at Flemington: Harlem scores upset win in Australian Cup

The Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) and the Group 1 $1.5m...

A field of 9 for 2018 Canterbu...

A field of 9 for 2018 Canterbury Stakes

A field of nine will line up in Saturday’s Group 1 $500,000 Bisley...

Race Results

Viewed Victorious in Caulfield Cup

Race 1 Result – $101 500 AGL Renewable Energy Stakes – She’s Got Gears Wins

Race 2 – $101,500 Schiavello Plate – Avienus Wins

Race 3 – $101 500 Lavazza A Modo Mio – Linton Street Wins

Race 4 Results – $151,500 Listed Herald Sun Stakes – Strawberry Field Wins

Race Previews

2009 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Announced

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Victoria Derby in sight for Onemorenomore

2009 Melbourne Cup Field

Eclipse Stakes Final Field & Preview

Fields & Form

Can Kelinni Win Sydney Cup 2013 for the Punters?

Moroney Gets into Queensland Derby 2013 Rhythm

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

SA Fillies Classic 2013 Field Released

13 two-year-olds in 2013 Champagne Classic Field