News About 2016 Epsom Handicap Day

2016 Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown onto Cup Day

2016 Premiere Stakes Winner Takedown onto Cup Day

Colourful trainer Gary Moore has ambitious plans to run the stable’s in-form sprinter and Premiere Stakes 2016 winner Takedown on Melbourne Cup Day before a trip to Hong Kong this December.

Takedown (purple cap) bobbed his head to win the Group 2 Premiere Stakes at Randwick this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

The flying four-year-old son of Stratum was impressive late ...

2016 The Metropolitan Results: Sir John Hawkwood Wins Second-Up

2016 The Metropolitan Results: Sir John Hawkwood Wins Second-Up

Jockey Blake Spriggs enjoyed his maiden Group 1 winning ride on Epsom Handicap Day at Royal Randwick with John Thompson’s recent stable acquisition Sir John Hawkwood taking out The Metropolitan 2016 second-up.

Sir John Hawkwood enjoyed a maiden Group 1 win as an eight-year-old second-up in the 2016 The Metropolitan at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

An eight-year-old son of ...

Hauraki Last to First 2016 Epsom Handicap Winner

Hauraki Last to First 2016 Epsom Handicap Winner

In an incredible Epsom Handicap 2016 result that will go down in the history books, the Godolphin-raced Hauraki came from last to first with incredible late speed to take out the mile classic by a nose.

Hauraki came from last to first in an incredible late run to win the 2016 Epsom Handicap. PHoto: Steve Hart.

Trainer John O’Shea...

Waterhouse Wins Ninth Flight Stakes with Global Glamour

Waterhouse Wins Ninth Flight Stakes with Global Glamour

Sydney’s leading lady of racing Gai Waterhouse celebrated her ninth Flight Stakes win on Saturday with Global Glamour, sharing the Group 1 Epsom Handicap Day success with co-trainer Adrian Bott.

Gai Waterhouse celebrated her ninth Flight Stakes win in 2016 with Global Glamour. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waterhouse continued her dominant record in the three-year-old fillies’ classic that she ...

2016 Roman Consul Stakes Results: Russian Revolution Beats Astern

2016 Roman Consul Stakes Results: Russian Revolution Beats Astern

Peter & Paul Snowden’s talented colt Russian Revolution retained his undefeated status with an upset win over the Golden Rose winner and odds-on favourite Astern at Royal Randwick in the Roman Consul Stakes 2016 at Randwick.

Russian Revolution (inside #4) is onto the Coolmore Stud Stakes in Melbourne after an upset win in the 2016 Roman Consul Stakes. ...

2016 Dulcify Quality Results: Moqueen Wins at Big Odds

2016 Dulcify Quality Results: Moqueen Wins at Big Odds

Anthony Cummings continued to live up to his form of preparing smart winners at big odds during the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival with young filly Moqueen running the race of her life to score an upset in the Dulcify Quality 2016 at Royal Randwick.

Moqueen ran the race of her life to win the 2016 Dulcify Quality down the ...

2016 Craven Plate Results: Easy Win for It’s Somewhat

2016 Craven Plate Results: Easy Win for It’s Somewhat

It’s Somewhat enjoyed an all-too-easy win beating home just three rivals as the odds-on favourite in the Craven Plate 2016 on Epsom Handicap Day at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

It’s Somewhat takes out the 2016 Craven Plate as the odds-on favourite at Epsom Handicap Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

After three early scratchings from the $150,000 Group 3 APN Outdoor Craven ...

Snowdens Win 2016 Breeders’ Plate Again With Khan

Snowdens Win 2016 Breeders’ Plate Again With Khan

Peter & Paul Snowden combined with jockey Blake Shinn 12 months ago to win the Breeders’ Plate with subsequent Golden Slipper winner Capitalist and were back in the Epsom Handicap Day winners’ stall again on Saturday taking out the same race with Khan.

Peter & Paul Snowden enjoyed back-to-back wins in the Breeders’ Plate 2016 with the promising Khan ...

2016 Gimcrack Stakes Winner Jorda Gets The Job Done

2016 Gimcrack Stakes Winner Jorda Gets The Job Done

Odds-on favourite Jorda got the job done for the punters in the first on Epsom Handicap Day at Royal Randwick in Sydney holding on to take out the Gimcrack Stakes 2016.

The 2016 Gimcrack Stakes winner Jorda saluted for the punters as the odds-on favourite on debut at Royal Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

Last Sydney Spring Racing Carnival trainer ...

2016 Epsom Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Epsom Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Report

The Sydney Spring Racing Carnival hits fever pitch this afternoon, Saturday October 1, with an all-Black-Type Epsom Handicap Day 2016 card running at Royal Randwick Racecourse.

Who Shot Thebarman is firming favourite to win the 2016 The Metropolitan Handicap on Epsom Day in Sydney. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The weather in Sydney today is forecast to be cloudy, ...