News About 2012 Galaxy

Temple Of Boom Wins Galaxy 2012

Temple Of Boom Wins Galaxy 2012

Queensland gelding Temple Of Boom has scored his first ever Group 1 victory in today’s $350,000 2012 Galaxy at Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse. As the field came into the straight the race could of gone any number of ways, with talented three-year-old Nobby Snip in a position to finish strongly but was beaten by a…

Satin Shoes Not Certain 2012 Galaxy Starter

Satin Shoes Not Certain 2012 Galaxy Starter

In form filly Satin Shoes may not run in tomorrow’s Group 1 2012 Galaxy (1100m) at Royal Randwick with trainer Clarry Connors choosing to leave the decision up to the owners. A daughter of Flying Spur, the three-year-old has also been named in Sunday’s Gosford Guineas final field with the Robert Sangster Stakes against Black…

Conditions Right for Winter King in 2012 Galaxy

Conditions Right for Winter King in 2012 Galaxy

Winter King has a chance to record his first victory in more than 18 months when he lines up in the $350,000 Group 1 2012 Galaxy (1100m) at Randwick this weekend. The five-year-old’s last win came over the Galaxy distance of 1100 metres when he took top honours in the Starlight Stakes at Randwick in…

The Galaxy 2012 – Tips and Preview

The Galaxy 2012 – Tips and Preview

While much of the hype in the racing world this week has been about the prestigious Doncaster Mile, there is other quality elite level racing at Randwick on Saturday and at the top of that list is the 2012 Galaxy. Run over 1100 metres, the $350,000 feature event will see a full field of 14…

Nobby Snip Gets Chance on Big Stage in Galaxy 2012

Nobby Snip Gets Chance on Big Stage in Galaxy 2012

Gai Waterhouse three-year-old Nobby Snip may be one of the youngest contenders in the 2012 Galaxy (1100m) but he is also the horse with form on the board ahead of Saturday’s feature race at Randwick. The gelding has been unstoppable so far in 2012, winning by six-and-a-half lengths first-up at Canterbury before taking out the…

Hot Snitzel Ready to Step Up in Galaxy 2012

Hot Snitzel Ready to Step Up in Galaxy 2012

Promising three-year-old Hot Snitzel will be out to build on an already impressive resume when she lines up in a full 14-horse field in the Group 1 2012 Galaxy (1100m) at Randwick on Saturday. Currently paying to take out the feature sprint, the Gerald Ryan-trained gelding has been in solid form in 2012, beating Manawanui…

Wet 2012 Galaxy Second Time Lucky for Thankgodyou’rehere?

Wet 2012 Galaxy Second Time Lucky for Thankgodyou’rehere?

It will be familiar conditions for last year’s runner-up Thankgodyou’rehere when he looks to go one better in the 2012 Galaxy at Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday. Last year’s Group 1 sprint (1100m) was run on a heavy (10) track and with plenty of foul weather in Sydney this week, conditions are set to…

Wet 2012 Galaxy Improves Ladys Angel’s Chances

Wet 2012 Galaxy Improves Ladys Angel’s Chances

With the track currently rated as heavy and more rain predicted over the next couple of days, it is almost a certainty that the $350,000 Group 1 2012 Galaxy (1100m) will be run in wet conditions at Royal Randwick on Saturday. One horse who should appreciate a soggy track is Joseph Pride-trained mare Ladys Angel…

Wet Track to Aid Temple Of Boom in 2012 Galaxy

Wet Track to Aid Temple Of Boom in 2012 Galaxy

Temple Of Boom trainer Tony Gollan will finally get the wet track he has been searching for when the five-year-old turns out in the Group 1 2012 Galaxy at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday. The gelding has struggled thus far in 2012, finishing a best of sixth after showing plenty of promise at the back…

Zaratone On Song for Galaxy 2012

Zaratone On Song for Galaxy 2012

Six-year-old gelding Zaratone has pulled up well following his Sebring Stakes win and is on track for a good showing in the 2012 Galaxy at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday. Trained by Nick Olive, Zaratone improved on a third-place effort in the Maurice McCarten Stakes to win by two-and-a-half lengths ahead of Winter King in…