News About 2016 The Galaxy

Griante Storms Home to win The Galaxy

Griante Storms Home to win The Galaxy

David Brideoake’s decision to accept into the field of the Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) with his stable star has paid dividends this afternoon as Griante charged home to post a maiden win at the highest level via a devastating late turn of foot. Griante received absolutely no luck when twelfth in the Group 1…

2016 Golden Slipper Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Golden Slipper Day Scratchings & Track Report

A talent rich ten race card has been confirmed for Rosehill Gardens on 2016 Golden Slipper Day today, highlighted by an incredible five Group 1 features including the world’s richest race for two-year-olds. It is a fine day in the greater Sydney metropolitan region today, however the Rosehill Gardens track has been rated a Soft…

2016 The Galaxy Betting Tips & Exotics

2016 The Galaxy Betting Tips & Exotics

The final elite level feature of Golden Slipper Stakes Day at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday in Sydney is The Galaxy 2016, betting tips for the sprint classic detailed below. Due to jump as Rosehill Race 8 at 5:10pm (AEDT), this year’s edition of the $700,000 Group 1 Banjo Galaxy (1100m) will see the first emergency…

Avdulla After Fell Swoop in The Galaxy 2016

Avdulla After Fell Swoop in The Galaxy 2016

NSW Jockey Premiership leading hoop Brenton Avdulla will shoot for his first The Galaxy win this weekend at Rosehill Racecourse aboard the super-consistent Canberra sprinter Fell Swoop. It is a start-studded edition of the $700,000 Group 1 Banjo Galaxy Handicap (1100m) on Golden Slipper Day this Saturday with a full field of runners in the…

English Tops 2016 The Galaxy Odds

English Tops 2016 The Galaxy Odds

No filly has won since 1998 but on Saturday the Gai Waterhouse-trained English is favourite in The Galaxy 2016 betting to break the hoodoo with victory in the Rosehill Gardens sprint feature. Runner-up in the Golden Slipper on the same day 12 months ago, the lightly-raced Encosta De Lago filly English returned to racing with…

Capacity 2016 The Galaxy Field Released

Capacity 2016 The Galaxy Field Released

A full field of sprinters faces off in Saturday’s The Galaxy 2016 on Golden Slipper Stakes Day, the short-distanced showdown one of five Group 1s on the Rosehill Gardens race card. Set to jump as Rosehill Race 8 at 5:10pm (AEDT) as the penultimate event on the program, this year’s $700,000 Group 2 Banjo Galaxy…

The Galaxy Ideal for Griante

The Galaxy Ideal for Griante

Trainer David Brideoake was pleased with the performance mustered by Griante in a strong gallop between races at Moonee Valley and has confirmed his stable star will take a position in Saturday’s Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens. Griante has been a strong and consistent performer for Brideoake through her entire racing career…

2016 The Galaxy Nominations Feature English

2016 The Galaxy Nominations Feature English

Trainer Gai Waterhouse will shoot for another win in The Galaxy 2016 this weekend in Sydney nominating for her star filly English in the Golden Slipper Stakes Day sprint feature. A total of five top level races headline the Rosehill Gardens card on Saturday including the $700,000 Group 1 The Galaxy (1100m) for the short-distance…

Lumosty Kicks off 2016 The Galaxy Bid at Flemington

Lumosty Kicks off 2016 The Galaxy Bid at Flemington

An easy first-up run in Listed company is on the cards for the returning Robert Smerdon-trained mare Lumosty this Saturday at Flemington as the four-year-old tracks towards The Galaxy 2016 in Sydney. Caulfield horseman Smerdon will run the daughter of Fastnet Rock in the $120,000 Listed ATA/Bob Hoystead Handicap (1000m) down the straight on Australian…

Petits Filous Saved for 2016 The Galaxy Return

Petits Filous Saved for 2016 The Galaxy Return

Ciaron Maher has confirmed plans this week to target a later Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival return with Petits Filous likely to avoid the Melbourne February sprints in favour of a first-up The Galaxy 2016 run in March. A winner of four of her five starts to date, ultra-consistent Street Boss filly Petits Filous was a…