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Gosford Gold Cup 2012 Nominations

Gosford Gold Cup 2012 Nominations

One of the best early year provincial Cup clashes is set to run next Thursday, January 12, with the 2012 Gosford Gold Cup, nominations for which were taken by Racing NSW today. This year 19 early entries were nominated for the $125,000 Listed Gosford Gold Cup (2100m), including last year’s third placegetter Alexander Of Hales….

Form Guide & Tips – Festival Stakes 2011

Form Guide & Tips – Festival Stakes 2011

The countdown until Christmas is on and Sydney’s Rosehill Racecourse gets into the festive spirit on Saturday with the running of the 2011 Festival Stakes, the Races.com.au team’s exclusive form guide analysis and tips for which can be found below. Due to jump at 4:35pm (local time) as Rosehill Race 6, the $100,000 Listed Festival…

Festival Stakes Field 2011 – Sydney Summer Racing

Festival Stakes Field 2011 – Sydney Summer Racing

The latest Sydney Summer Racing feature, the 2011 Festival Stakes, is scheduled to run at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday with the final field of acceptances released this morning. Scheduled to run as Rosehill Race 6 at 4:35pm (local time), the $100,000 Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) has drawn a final field of 16 gallopers with the…

2011 Festival Stakes Nominations – Rosehill Summer Racing

2011 Festival Stakes Nominations – Rosehill Summer Racing

One of the key races on the Sydney Summer Racing program, the Festival Stakes 2011 is set to take place at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday with 19 gallopers nominated for the middle-distance sprint. Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller has a strong hand in this year’s $100,000 Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) having nominated a trio from…

Warhorses Unite for Winter Stakes Bid

Warhorses Unite for Winter Stakes Bid

Two veterans of Australian Racing will come together at Rosehill this Saturday as practiced hoop Rod Quinn takes the mount on rising eight-year-old Sniper’s Bullet in the Winter Stakes. Attracting a final field of 12, the $100,000 Listed Winter Stakes (1500m) is the penultimate black-type feature of the season in Sydney and is also the…

Civic Stakes Win – There’s Your Title

Civic Stakes Win – There’s Your Title

After coming through their upset success in the Takeover Target Stakes last Friday, Joe Pride’s emerging galloper Title has been confirmed as a starter in the Civic Stakes at Rosehill this Saturday. Honours List four-year-old Title claimed a massive boilover in this year’s $100,000 Listed Takeover Target Stakes (1200m) when storming home to an impressive…

Cahill Back Aboard The Bullet

Cahill Back Aboard The Bullet

It has been almost five years since Mathew Cahill rode Sniper’s Bullet, but trainer Tracy Bartley has recalled the hoop in the hope that he can reverse the fortunes of the former Group One winner. Cahill rode Sniper’s Bullet to his first win back in 2006. That day he was victorious in a 1000m two…

Shootoff Looking to Show Off at Canterbury

Shootoff Looking to Show Off at Canterbury

Graeme Rogerson’s Duelled gelding Shootoff is looking to continue his winning ways at Canterbury this Saturday before embarking on a Brisbane Winter Carnival crusade up in Queensland. Three-year-old Shootoff has been nominated for both the $500,000 Group 1 Doomben Cup (2020m) and the $500,000 Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m) giving the galloper two shots to…

Scone Could be Secret Ingredient to Keepin’ The Brisbane Dream

Scone Could be Secret Ingredient to Keepin’ The Brisbane Dream

Another upset stakes win from the Jim and Greg Lee-trained galloper Keepin’ The Dream has kept a possible Brisbane Winter Carnival campaign alive for the rising seven-year-old. Keeper gelding Keepin’ The Dream ($12) scored their second black-type win for the year when beating home the Chris Waller-trained Altered Boy ($7.50) by a length in the…

Action Packed Hawkesbury Meet Witnesses Darley Trifecta

Action Packed Hawkesbury Meet Witnesses Darley Trifecta

The Darley Crown trifecta has been taken out by three Darley horses in a fitting finish at Hawkesbury’s stand-alone Saturday meeting today. Kanzan was the first passed the post, while Screen followed behind in second and Dysphonia was third. The final Darley runner only just missed out on providing her stable with the quadrella, and…