News About 2015 The Metropolitan Handicap

McDonald Rides 2015 The Metropolitan Winner Magic Hurricane

McDonald Rides 2015 The Metropolitan Winner Magic Hurricane

Flying Sydney-based hoop James McDonald capped off a very memorable Epsom Handicap Day with his fifth win for John O’Shea and the Godolphin stable taking out the card closer in The Metropolitan 2015 with race favourite Magic Hurricane.

Impressive 2015 The Metropolitan Handicap winner Magic Hurricane made it five wins for Godolphin, John O’Shea and jockey James McDonald on ...

2015 The Metropolitan Odds Update

2015 The Metropolitan Odds Update

The John O’Shea-trained Magic Hurricane remains steady at the top of The Metropolitan 2015 odds to win the last of three Group 1 features at Randwick Racecourse in Sydney this weekend.

Beaten Up carries top weight in this year’s 2015 The Metropolitan Handicap but is still a livewire hope for trainer Chris Waller. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Running as the ...

Waller Dominates 2015 The Metropolitan Field

Waller Dominates 2015 The Metropolitan Field

Chris Waller dominates Saturday’s The Metropolitan 2015 field with the master Sydney horseman to saddle-up five of the 15 acceptors in the handicap classic at Randwick Racecourse.

Beaten Up is the top weight and one of five 2015 The Metropolitan hopes for trainer Chris Waller this weekend in Sydney. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Closing the Epsom Handicap Day program this ...

Beyond Thankful Cops The Metropolitan 2015 Weight Penalty

Beyond Thankful Cops The Metropolitan 2015 Weight Penalty

Chris Waller’s Newcastle Gold Cup winner from last Friday Beyond Thankful has received a one kilogram weight penalty for Saturday week’s 2015 The Metropolitan at Royal Randwick Racecourse.

Beyond Thankful has copped a 1kg penalty for The Metropolitan 2015 after winning a ballot exemption in the Newcastle Gold Cup last Friday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Sydney’s premier horseman Waller ...

Magic Hurricane Leads 2015 The Metropolitan Odds

Magic Hurricane Leads 2015 The Metropolitan Odds

The John O’Shea-trained Magic Hurricane has shot to the top of the futures The Metropolitan 2015 odds after another impressive spring run in Sydney over the weekend.

Magic Hurricane has shot to the top of the 2015 The Metropolitan odds after a brave Hill Stakes second over the weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Godolphin’s Hurricane Run six-year-old entered $750,000 ...

Six 2015 The Metropolitan Nominations For Waterhouse

Six 2015 The Metropolitan Nominations For Waterhouse

Eight-time winning trainer of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival classic, Gai Waterhouse has six The Metropolitan 2015 nominations as she chases a ninth win in the race this season.

Last start Rowley Mile winner The Offer is one of the headline 2015 The Metropolitan entries for the race’s eight-time winning trainer Gai Waterhouse. Photo: Steve Hart.

Nominations for three of ...

2015 The Metropolitan Aim for Orbec

2015 The Metropolitan Aim for Orbec

Sydney horseman John Thompson has confirmed plans to target The Metropolitan 2015 this spring with his progressive import Orbec, the galloper also nominated for the upcoming Melbourne majors in October.

French import Orbec (centre, red cap) is on the 2015 The Metropolitan path this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival. Photo: Steve Hart.

A five-year-old son of Le Havre, the China ...

Possible 2015 The Metropolitan Target for Centre Pivot

Possible 2015 The Metropolitan Target for Centre Pivot

John Sargent’s improving galloper Centre Pivot was back in form second-up earning a possible The Metropolitan 2015 target this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival when beating home the favourite in the third at Rosehill on San Domenico Stakes Day.

Centre Pivot (outside) beat home odds-on favourite Countryman (inside) in the Spring Preview at Rosehill on San Domenico Stakes Day. ...

Magic Hurricane Storms Toward 2015 The Metropolitan

Magic Hurricane Storms Toward 2015 The Metropolitan

Progressive import Magic Hurricane could be set for a The Metropolitan 2015 target this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival according to Godolphin head trainer John O’Shea.

Magic Hurricane could target the 2015 The Metropolitan this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival. Photo: Steve Hart.

Speaking to RSN’s Racing Ahead, O’Shea confirmed plans for a possible Group 1 The Metropolitan Handicap (2400m) ...