News About 2014 Epsom Handicap Day

2014 The Metropolitan Winner Junoob Gives Waller Group 1 Double

2014 The Metropolitan Winner Junoob Gives Waller Group 1 Double

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller celebrated two Group 1 quinellas on Epsom Handicap Day closing the meeting with Junoob digging deep to defeat top stayer in the making Opinion in The Metropolitan 2014. Earlier in the day Waller prepared He’s Your Man and Royal Descent to run one-two in the Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m)….

2014 Flight Stakes Results: Winner First Seal the Real Deal

2014 Flight Stakes Results: Winner First Seal the Real Deal

John Thompson has uncovered a very special filly in First Seal who won her maiden Group 1 today with an explosive effort in the Flight Stakes 2014 at Randwick Racecourse. Having now won three of her five starts there are a host of nice options for this daughter of Fastnet Rock, a lovely looking three-year-old…

Epsom Handicap 2014 Winner is He’s Your Man Over Royal Descent

Epsom Handicap 2014 Winner is He’s Your Man Over Royal Descent

Chris Waller celebrated another Group 1 quinella taking out the Epsom Handicap 2014 with French import He’s Your Man who just nabbed honest stable mate and one-time favourite Royal Descent in the Randwick feature today. Waller won last year’s $500,000 Group 1 The Star Epsom (1600m) with Boban and was back with four chances in…

2014 Premiere Stakes Winner Famous Seamus onto Melbourne

2014 Premiere Stakes Winner Famous Seamus onto Melbourne

Noel Mayfield-Smith’s Group 1 winning sprinter Famous Seamus booked a trip south to Melbourne for the better spring features after a gutsy win in Sydney’s 2014 Premiere Stakes at Royal Randwick today. One of just seven in the field for this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Bloodstock.com.au Premiere Stakes (1200m) the Elusive City six-year-old was the…

Moriarty Onto 2014 Mackinnon Stakes After Craven Plate Win

Moriarty Onto 2014 Mackinnon Stakes After Craven Plate Win

Chris Waller secured his second Craven Plate win in four years thanks to a patient ride from jockey Blake Shinn aboard warhorse Moriarty who heads towards a run in the 2014 Mackinnon Stakes in Melbourne on Victoria Derby Day. Plagued with setbacks over his career the now six-year-old Clodovil gelding showed with today’s $125,000 Group…

Coolmore Stud Stakes Next for Roman Consul Winner Brazen Beau

Coolmore Stud Stakes Next for Roman Consul Winner Brazen Beau

Brazilian-born jockey Joao Moreira made it an early double on Epsom Handicap Day guiding the Chris Waller-trained Coolmore Stud Stakes hope Brazen Beau to victory in the 2014 Roman Consul Stakes. The start before Moreira, over from Hong Kong for the Group 1 Epsom Handicap ride on Waller’s last start Kingston Town Stakes winner He’s…

2014 Dulcify Quality Win for Hampton Court

2014 Dulcify Quality Win for Hampton Court

Gai Waterhouse made it an early double on Epsom Handicap Day at Royal Randwick today with stablemates Hampton Court and Duccio running the Dulcify Quality 2014 quinella for the Tulloch Lodge stables. On the back of winning her fourth straight NSW Thoroughbred Breeders’ Plate win with Vancouver, Waterhouse was back in the winners’ stall with…

Waterhouse Wins Fourth Straight Breeders Plate with Vancouver

Waterhouse Wins Fourth Straight Breeders Plate with Vancouver

Gai Waterhouse secured her fourth consecutive NSW Thoroughbred Breeders’ Plate on Epsom Handicap Day with classy young colt Vancouver kicking off his career with a nice Randwick win over the favourite. Waterhouse has launched the careers of a host of her top colts in the $100,000 Listed NSW Thoroughbred Breeders’ Plate (1000m) including 2012 Golden…

2014 Gimcrack Stakes Quinella for Godolphin

2014 Gimcrack Stakes Quinella for Godolphin

Godolphin have kicked off Super Saturday on a high with a quinella for the stable and trainer John O’Shea in the first on Epsom Handicap Day, Calaverite defeating stablemate Igraine in the Gimcrack Stakes 2014. A race that has served as a springboard for a number of genuine turf champions over the years, this year…

Epsom Handicap Day 2014 – Randwick Scratchings

Epsom Handicap Day 2014 – Randwick Scratchings

Today in Sydney the spring racing action hits its peak with Super Saturday, the 2014 Epsom Handicap Day race scratchings and track report detailed below. It is perfect conditions for racing at the Royal Randwick Racecourse today, the track a fast Good (3) with sunny skies for the biggest day of the Sydney Spring Racing…