News About 2013 Winter Challenge

Bayrir Earns 2013 Caulfield Cup Talk after Solid Debut

Bayrir Earns 2013 Caulfield Cup Talk after Solid Debut

The Caulfield Cup 2013 this October has become a realistic long-term Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival option for Chris Waller’s French import Bayrir who ran a nice second in their Australian debut over the weekend. Medicean stallion Bayrir, formerly prepared by Melbourne Cup winning trainer Alain de Royer Dupre in France, now races in Sydney with…

Coup Ay Tee Beats Bayrir – Winter Challenge Results 2013

Coup Ay Tee Beats Bayrir – Winter Challenge Results 2013

Sydney premiership winning trainer Chris Waller kicked off his 2013-14 season off on a high on Saturday taking out the quinella in the opening stakes race of the season with Coup Ay Tee defeating the highly spruiked Bayrir in the 2013 Winter Challenge. Coming off a third to Under The Sun in the Winter Stakes…

Winter Challenge 2013 Tips & Selections

Winter Challenge 2013 Tips & Selections

The 2013 Winter Challenge is shaping up as a top showdown this Saturday to kick off stakes racing for the new season. With a number of exciting entries dominating the markets, below are the Races.com.au team’s betting tips on the Rosehill feature. There are 10 horses in the mix for the $100,000 Listed Winter Challenge…

2013 Winter Challenge Betting Update

2013 Winter Challenge Betting Update

This Saturday at Rosehill Gardens the first stakes race of the new season is set to run and it is the Chris Waller-trained Aussie debutant Bayrir who the punters are coming for in the Winter Challenge 2013 odds. Occupying the second line of betting for the $100,000 Listed Winter Challenge (1500m), due to run as…

Bayrir Ready for 2013 Winter Challenge

Bayrir Ready for 2013 Winter Challenge

Two progressive Rosehill trials last month have readied international star Bayrir for an Australian debut with their new trainer Chris Waller in this Saturday’s Winter Challenge 2013 at the same track. Kicking off stakes racing for the 2013-14 season, the $100,000 Listed Winter Challenge (1500m) has drawn an intriguing field of 10 hopefuls this year…

Pretty Pins to Put Up Winter Challenge 2013

Pretty Pins to Put Up Winter Challenge 2013

She is just outside the top half of betting for this weekend’s 2013 Winter Challenge but Pretty Pins has what it takes to give the favourites a run for their money according to her jockey Jim Cassidy. Set to run as Rosehill Race 6 on Saturday the $100,000 Listed Winter Challenge (1500m), which kicks off…

Under The Sun Heads Winter Challenge Odds 2013

Under The Sun Heads Winter Challenge Odds 2013

Gai Waterhouse’s last start Winter Stakes winner will be out for a Rosehill double on Saturday with Under The Sun to jump favourite in the 2013 Winter Challenge odds. The No Excuse Needed gelding Under The Sun has been in top form this prep backing up from a brave Civic Stakes second to beat home…

2013 Winter Challenge Field Released

2013 Winter Challenge Field Released

This weekend just one black type race is scheduled to take place around the country with Sydney’s Rosehill Gardens Racecourse to host the Winter Challenge 2013. Due to run as Race 6 at 3:30pm (AEST) on Saturday this year’s $100,000 Listed Winter Challenge (1500m) has drawn 10 acceptors. The top-rated and weighted of the confirmed…

2013 Newcastle Cup Challenge for Ironstein

2013 Newcastle Cup Challenge for Ironstein

Gerald Ryan is eyeing off the Newcastle Cup 2013 in September for his veteran stayer Ironstein who will kick off their new season campaign in the $100,000 Listed Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday. The Zabeel seven-year-old hasn’t raced since their mid-field finish in the Mornington Cup back in February which was their 16th…

Bayrir Heads Winter Challenge 2013 Nominations

Bayrir Heads Winter Challenge 2013 Nominations

The long awaited Australian debut of Chris Waller’s champion import Bayrir could finally be here this Saturday with the stallion nominated for the 2013 Challenge Stakes at Rosehill Gardens. The sole black type race running this weekend, the $100,000 Listed Winter Challenge (1500m) has drawn 15 early entries with nominations extended until 11:00am (AEST) on…