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2015 George Main Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 George Main Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Eight races will be contested on 2015 George Main Stakes Day at Royal Randwick this afternoon; highlighted by the talent-rich Group 1 feature race over 1600m; Race 6 a 3:45pm AEST. It is an overcast day in the great Sydney metropolitan region today and plenty of rain through the last 24 hours and overall seven…

Hill Stakes 2015 Tips & Selections

Hill Stakes 2015 Tips & Selections

The 2015 Hill Stakes is one of the key support races on Saturday’s George Main Stakes Day line-up at Randwick Racecourse, betting tips on the full weight-for-age showdown found below. Sixteen horses will take to the Sydney track in Randwick Race 7 (4:25pm) to face off in a capacity edition of the $200,000 Group 2…

2015 Hill Stakes Betting Odds: Complacent Opens Favourite

2015 Hill Stakes Betting Odds: Complacent Opens Favourite

Despite a wide draw in a full field for Saturday’s Hill Stakes 2015 at Royal Randwick, the John O’Shea-trained Complacent has opened clear favourite in the early markets to win the weight-for-age feature on George Main Stakes Day. The Authorized five-year-old wears the number one saddlecloth in the $200,000 Group 2 Ascend Sales Trophies Hill…

Complacent Leads 2015 Hill Stakes Field

Complacent Leads 2015 Hill Stakes Field

John O’Shea’s last start Chelmsford Stakes winner Complacent won’t run in Saturday’s Group 1 at Randwick Racecourse and instead leads the field for the Hill Stakes 2015 on George Main Stakes Day. Last Sydney Spring Racing Carnival the Chris Waller-trainer Sacred Falls backed up from a Chelmsford Stakes fourth to win the Group 1 George…

2015 Hill Stakes Nominations: 11 For Waller

2015 Hill Stakes Nominations: 11 For Waller

Last year’s winning horseman Chris Waller dominates the Hill Stakes 2015 nominations in Sydney this weekend with a bumper 11 early entries for the Royal Randwick clash he took out 12 months ago. Waller won the $200,000 Group 2 Hill Stakes (2000m) last Sydney Spring Racing Carnival with Junoob who is one of the big…

Lees Pleased with Caulfield Cup Bound Protectionist

Lees Pleased with Caulfield Cup Bound Protectionist

Despite the former Melbourne Cup winner beating home just one other rival in his first-up return over the weekend, German import Protectionist pleased his trainer Kris Lees with the run and is on track for a 2015 Caulfield Cup bid next month. The six-year-old Monsun stallion is best known for his four length romp in…

Complacent Scores Upset 2015 Chelmsford Stakes Result

Complacent Scores Upset 2015 Chelmsford Stakes Result

A 51/1 outsider in betting, the John O’Shea-trained Complacent won his first race since this three-year-old season back in 2013 with an upset in the Chelmsford Stakes 2015 at Royal Randwick. The Godolphin galloper was a former top line youngster showing plenty of promise with a Group 1 win in the 2013 Spring Champion Stakes…

2015 The Metropolitan Target for Premier’s Cup Winner Magic Hurricane

2015 The Metropolitan Target for Premier’s Cup Winner Magic Hurricane

Godolphin’s head trainer John O’Shea on Saturday confirmed plans to target The Metropolitan 2015 with the team’s progressive stayer Magic Hurricane who charged home in a fighting finish at Rosehill to win the Premier’s Cup. Showing lots of upside in his run the improving Hurricane Run six-year-old import ran second-up in the $100,000 Listed Premier’s…

Bowman to Ride Protectionist First-Up in Chelmsford Stakes

Bowman to Ride Protectionist First-Up in Chelmsford Stakes

After guiding last year’s Melbourne Cup winner Protectionist to victory in a nice Newcastle trial on Monday, jockey Hugh Bowman is set to continue his association with the now Kris Lees-trained import first-up in the 2015 Chelmsford Stakes. The former German-trained Monsun stallion enjoyed a stellar raid on last year’s Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival winning…