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 produced a typically smart performance to win The Galaxy at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. ...

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.

Extreme Choice remains outright favourite to win the 2016 Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

It is a fine day in the ...

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.

Fell Swoop is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 The Galaxy on Saturday in Sydney as a light-weight hope second-up off an Oakleigh Plate second. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

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.

Fell Swoop is out to atone for a luckless Oakleigh Plate second first-up when running in Saturday’s 2016 The Galaxy at Rosehill Gardens. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

It is a start-studded edition ...

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.

Gun filly English is well backed to win the 2016 The Galaxy at Rosehill Gardens this weekend in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

Runner-up in the Golden Slipper ...

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.

Gai Waterhouse’s filly English is out to break a notable hoodoo for fillies in the 2016 The Galaxy at Rosehill on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Set to jump ...

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 (outside) is primed for a strong performance in The Galaxy at Rosehill on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos...

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.

Gai Waterhouse’s Challenge Stakes winning filly English is nominated for the 2016 The Galaxy in Sydney this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

A total of five top level races headline the ...

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.

The Galaxy-bound mare Lumosty resumes in Melbourne this Saturday with Mark Zahra to ride the multiple Group 2 winner first-up. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Caulfield horseman Smerdon will ...

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.

Smart filly Petits Filous is likely to bypass Melbourne and run first-up in Sydney’s 2016 The Galaxy this coming March. Photo: Ultimate Racing ...