Golden Slipper Field 2013 Released

April 2, 2013

DEPOSIT $100 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50 bet with

$200

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25 to get

$75

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Golden Slipper Field 2013 Released

The Australian Turf Club has this morning released the official 2013 Golden Slipper field of final acceptors ahead of the world’s richest two-year-olds’ race running at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday, April 6.

Overreach

Golden Slipper favourite Overreach is one of three chances for Gai Waterhouse on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of a bumper five Group 1 races on the Sydney card this weekend, the $3.5 million Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m) has this year drawn 16 starters plus two emergencies.

Early favourite in the Golden Slipper odds at bookies around the country is the Gai Waterhouse-trained Exceed And Excel filly Overreach who was last seen running away with the Group 2 Reisling Stakes victory over the Golden Slipper track and distance on March 23.

Reisling Stakes runner-up Villa Verde has also been accepted for the Slipper on Saturday, Shaun Dwyer’s Bendigo-based Not A Single Doubt filly previously undefeated with dual stakes wins in Melbourne during the spring.

Four-time Golden Slipper winning trainer Waterhouse meanwhile has also accepted for Tale Of The Cat colt Whittington last seen winning at Warwick Farm back on March 9 and progressive Snitzel filly Sweet Idea who backed up from a second in the Magic Millions Classic in January to win the Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) in the wet at Rosehill early last month.

Also with multiple Golden Slipper acceptors are Rosehill-based Gerald Ryan who will saddle up Pago Pago Stakes runner-up Dothraki and Charlie Boy coming off a Todman Stakes fourth, and Peter Snowden with three hopefuls.

Snowden’s top-rated chance is Group 2 Pago Pago Stakes winning colt Sidestep who will be joined in the Golden Slipper field by Kuroshio and Guelph – all three prodigy of top Aussie sire Exceed And Excel.

The other top fancy for the Golden Slipper trophy is then the Stephen Marsh-trained Ruud Awakening who continues to gain favouritism with the punters.

Out to become the first New Zealand-trained two-year-old to win the Golden Slipper the Bernardini filly is yet to race down under but has won five of her six starts back home most recently a big effort in the Group 1 Haunui Farm Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Ellerslie on March 9.

Other notable hopes then include Todman Stakes winning Sebring colt Criterion who also took out the Black Opal Stakes in Canberra, and Todman Stakes runner-up Fast ‘N’ Rocking who also ran second in the Blue Diamond Stakes in Melbourne in February.

The 2013 Golden Slipper Barrier Draw will be conducted at midday (AEST) and published right here at Races.com.au with updates to the betting markets to follow.

Get ready to punt on the big Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival features this weekend including the ace juveniles in the Slipper by signing up with bookmaker.com.au today.

Not only will you have access to the country’s best range of horse racing odds but you will also be up for a $400 bonus welcome bet if you are a first-time depositing customer that quotes the code BONUSBET!

2013 Golden Slipper Final Field

Rosehill Gardens – 06/04/2013

Horse Trainer
Criterion David Payne
Fast ‘N’ Rocking David Hayes
Kuroshio Peter Snowden
Sidestep Peter Snowden
I’m All The Talk Gary Portelli
Whittington Gai Waterhouse
Dothraki Gerald Ryan
Charlie Boy Gerald Ryan
Va Pensiero Jason Coyle
Windjammer Bjorn Baker
Overreach Gai Waterhouse
Ruud Awakening Stephen Marsh
Sweet Idea Gai Waterhouse
Villa Verde Shaun Dwyer
Guelph Peter Snowden
Romantic Moon John O’Shea
Emergencies
Havana Paul Messara
Il Cavallo Peter Moody

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

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal...

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...

Snoopy Could Miss Wet 2017 Geo...

Snoopy Could Miss Wet 2017 George Moore Stakes

Heavy midweek rainfall in Brisbane has put the George Moore Stakes 2017 run of...

Horse Racing Today

Pierata heads up final field f...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emerge...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emergencies for 2018 Magic Millions 2yo Classic

The David Atkins trained Jonker will carry the number one saddlecloth in the...

Pierata chasing huge payday in...

Pierata chasing huge payday in 2018 Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

The Greg Hickman trained three year old Pierata is in the running for a huge...

Magic Millions 2yo Classic fan...

Magic Millions 2yo Classic fancies hoping for middle of the field barriers

Connections of the two favourites for the 2018 $2m Magic Millions 2yo Classic...

Peters has 4 runners in 2017 K...

Peters has 4 runners in 2017 Kingston Town Classic

Prominent Perth owner Bob Peters has four runners to try to give him his fifth...

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