News About 2015 Widden Stakes

Fireworks Will Not Go Off in 2015 Golden Slipper

Fireworks Will Not Go Off in 2015 Golden Slipper

Talk of connections paying the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1400m) late entry fee for Fireworks began after the filly impressively won the Group 3 Widden Stakes (1100m) on Saturday. Fireworks had placed in her first two career starts when the filly traveled to Rosehill on Saturday for the Widden Stakes. The $4.20 second favourite at…

2015 Golden Slipper Late Entry Possible for Widden Stakes Winner Fireworks

2015 Golden Slipper Late Entry Possible for Widden Stakes Winner Fireworks

Not wanting to break tradition, it looks likely that connections of two-year-old Fireworks will pay the $150,000 late entry fee for the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) after the filly scored a come-from-behind victory in the Group 3 Widden Stakes (1100m) on Saturday. Overreach and Mossfun, the last two winners of the Golden Slipper, both…

Dunn to Ride 2015 Blue Diamond Hopefuls at Rosehill

Dunn to Ride 2015 Blue Diamond Hopefuls at Rosehill

Following jockey James McDonald’s exodus from his racing partnership with Team Hawkes in favour of Godolphin, Melbourne-based jockey Dwayne Dunn has been called to Sydney to partner Hawkes stable’s two first starters at Rosehill. Dunn rides extensively for the Hawkes brothers in Melbourne and was happy to travel interstate to partner both Mawahibb and Lake…

2015 Widden Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Widden Stakes Betting Tips

Ten two-year-old fillies will line-up at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse on Saturday in a bid to win the Group 3 Widden Stakes (1100m). Gai Waterhouse’s Giulietta is the firm favourite in the Widden Stakes betting at at $3.60. The filly is one of just two last start winners along with stable mate Pierrette ($15) after winning…

Berry Tempted by Widden Stakes 2015 Ride

Berry Tempted by Widden Stakes 2015 Ride

Jockey Tommy Berry boasts a strong book of rides at home at Sydney on Expressway Stakes Day this Saturday including a filly he rates as one to watch in the 2015 Widden Stakes, Tempt Me Not. Bart & James Cummings’ daughter of Strategic Maneuver is one of 10 remaining fillies in the mix for the…

Rain-Affected 2015 Canonbury Stakes Track Will Suit Outreach

Rain-Affected 2015 Canonbury Stakes Track Will Suit Outreach

The Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Outreach is attracting plenty of support for the Group 3 Canonbury Stakes (1100m) following track work at a rain-sodden Randwick on Tuesday. Outreach is one of just six two-year-old colts and geldings set to tackle the 2015 Canonbury Stakes at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse on Saturday, and one of five making…

2015 Widden Stakes Betting Update

2015 Widden Stakes Betting Update

Just ten two-year-old fillies remain in contention for the Group 2 Widden Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse on Saturday following the scratching of John O’Shea’s Calaverite. The trainer will still be represented in the $150,000 race by Igraine, who is one of six single figure hopefuls in the Widden Stakes betting market at ….

Waterhouse Set to Dominate Rosehill Meeting

Waterhouse Set to Dominate Rosehill Meeting

Gai Waterhouse could saddle up to five horses across three black-type races at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, depending on track conditions. The trainer’s Tulloch Lodge stable is set to begin autumn campaigns for a number of its big prospects but the wet weather in Sydney has put plans in a tailspin. Several trials were washed…

Calaverite Scratched from 2015 Widden Stakes

Calaverite Scratched from 2015 Widden Stakes

John O’Shea will saddle just one Godolphin filly in the Group 3 Widden Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday after Calaverite was scratched from the race. The two-year-old filly was the top weight of the field after winning the Listed Gimcrack Stakes (1000m) on debut back in October, due to carry 57.5kg and jump…

Reith Rates Giulietta Strong 2015 Golden Slipper Chance

Reith Rates Giulietta Strong 2015 Golden Slipper Chance

Jockey Christian Reith has labelled the Gai Waterhouse-trained Giulietta as a “force to be reckoned with” ahead of the 2015 Golden Slipper-bound filly’s start in the Widden Stakes on Saturday. Waterhouse will saddle-up a host of exciting juveniles at Rosehill Gardens on Expressway Stakes Day that have the $3.5 million Group 1 Golden Slipper Stakes…