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2017 Golden Pendant Results: Daysee Doom Beats Dixie Blossoms

2017 Golden Pendant Results: Daysee Doom Beats Dixie Blossoms

Trainer Ron Quinton enjoyed a stellar Golden Pendant 2017 result for the stable running the quinella on Golden Rose Day with in-form mares Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms. Shy from dead-heating the race, Quinton celebrated the best possible result in this year’s Group 2 $400,000 Golden Pendant (1400m) as his duo held out the Chris…

Naturalism Stakes winner Harlem books a spot in 2017 Caulfield Cup

Naturalism Stakes winner Harlem books a spot in 2017 Caulfield Cup

French import Harlem has booked himself a spot in the 2017 Caulfield Cup with a dominant win in the Group 3 $150,000 Bendigo Bank East Malvern MRC Foundation Cup (Naturalism Stakes) (2000m) at Caulfield today. Winning jockey Dwayne Dunn saved every bit of ground on the fence from the inside barrier just behind the leading…

Trapeze Artist Wins 2017 Golden Rose Stakes: Epsom Next

Trapeze Artist Wins 2017 Golden Rose Stakes: Epsom Next

Continuing a killer day at Rosehill Gardens for trainer Gerald Ryan, progressive colt Trapeze Artist upset a field of better fancied three-year-olds to take out the Golden Rose Stakes 2017 at big odds on way to a possible Epsom Handicap run in seven days’ time. Earlier on the card Ryan won the Group 2 Shannon…

Spring Champion Target for Gloaming Winner Ace High

Spring Champion Target for Gloaming Winner Ace High

David Payne has big plans for his handy staying three-year-old Ace High who is on track for a shot at the 2017 Spring Champion Stakes and possibly the Victoria Derby later this prep after a good Gloaming Stakes win on Golden Rose Day. The well-bred son of High Chaparral came off back-to-back fifths, the latest…

Epsom Handicap 2017 Question for Shannon Stakes Winner Washington Heights

Epsom Handicap 2017 Question for Shannon Stakes Winner Washington Heights

Trainer Gerald Ryan will reassess the option of backing his in-form galloper Washington Heights up in Saturday week’s 2017 Epsom Handicap after a devastating Shannon Stakes win on Golden Rose Stakes Day. The lightly-raced six-year-old has been back down under after a stint in Hong Kong since the winter and his form in Australia since…

No 2017 The Metropolitan for Colin Stephen Winner Auvray

No 2017 The Metropolitan for Colin Stephen Winner Auvray

The Richard Freedman-trained French import Auvray held on in a tight finish at Rosehill to win the Colin Stephen Quality on Golden Rose Day, but is likely to bypass Saturday week’s The Metropolitan 2017 in favour for a run in the revamped St Leger race next month. The Group 3 $150,000 Colin Stephen Quality (2400m)…

Deploy Fills 2017 The Everest Race Slot for Waller

Deploy Fills 2017 The Everest Race Slot for Waller

Super Sydney trainer Chris Waller has confirmed Deploy will fill his slot in The Everest 2017 field at Royal Randwick on October 14 when the $10 million feature runs for the first time. The Gerald Ryan-trained Deploy will represent the rival horseman in the Restricted weight-for-age sprint, taking place over 1200m on the same date…

Golden Rose 2017 Betting Moves: Champagne Cuddles Firms

Golden Rose 2017 Betting Moves: Champagne Cuddles Firms

There has been some early money at Rosehill Gardens for the in-form Bjorn Baker-trained filly Champagne Cuddles to steal the show with an upset in the 2017 Golden Rose Stakes over the boys. Just two fillies are in the mix for this afternoon’s Group 1 $1 million Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) with the Lindsay Park-trained…

2017 Golden Rose Race Day All Day Results: Trapeze Artist scores an upset win in the Golden Rose Stakes

2017 Golden Rose Race Day All Day Results: Trapeze Artist scores an upset win in the Golden Rose Stakes

The 2017 Golden Rose at Rosehill today is the first Group 1 of the Sydney Spring Carnival and has pulled together a classy group of three year olds which includes the brilliant Menari, the classy Pariah and the unbeaten Melbourne colt Merchant Navy. The nine event Rosehill program is full of talent all through the…

2017 Golden Rose Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2017 Golden Rose Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

The Group 1 racing action of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival moves to Rosehill Gardens Racecourse today for Golden Rose Stakes Day 2017, scratchings and the updated track report for which are detailed below. It is a partly cloudy and hot day in Sydney this afternoon with a top temperature of 32 degrees and zero…