News About Assail

Assail Retired to Breeding Barn

Assail Retired to Breeding Barn

Despite being at the peak of her career age-wise, Clarry Conners’ smart filly Assail has been forced into early retirement due to rare throat condition.

Assail has been retired and will be sold as a brood mare. Photo: Steve Hart.

The daughter of Charge Forward out of Redoute’s Choice mare Emanday won’t get the chance to race as a ...

Assail Tops 2013 Magic Night Stakes Betting

Assail Tops 2013 Magic Night Stakes Betting

Clarry Conners’ promising filly Assail is favourite to bounce back from a disappointing last-start performance and redeem herself in the Group 2 2013 Magic Night Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Assail is the Magic Night Stakes favourite. Photo: Steve Hart.

The two-year-old faces a must-win occasion this weekend in order to quality for Saturday week’s 2013 Golden Slipper and ...

Assail Tops 2013 Magic Night Stakes Field

Assail Tops 2013 Magic Night Stakes Field

Clarry Conners-trained filly Assail heads a 13-horse field for the Group 2 2013 Magic Night Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Assail must win the Magic Night Stakes to qualify for the Golden Slipper. Photo: Steve Hart.

The $175,000 provides Assail, and the other runners in the field, a final chance to qualify for Saturday week’s $3.5 million 2013 ...

Must-Win Magic Night Assignment for 2013 Golden Slipper Hope Assail

Must-Win Magic Night Assignment for 2013 Golden Slipper Hope Assail

Talented filly Assail must win Saturday’s Group 2 2013 Magic Night Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill if she is to earn the right to race against the country’s best two-year-olds in Saturday week’s 2013 Golden Slipper (1200m).

Assail must win the Magic Night Stakes to ensure Golden Slipper qualification. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Charge Forward filly is currently 28th in the ...

Assail Leads 2013 Magic Night Stakes Nominations

Assail Leads 2013 Magic Night Stakes Nominations

One of history’s most successful Golden Slipper trainers Clarry Conners will saddle-up his
leading chance in this year’s edition of the world’s richest two-year-olds race
with Charge Forward filly Assail
nominated for the Magic Night Stakes
2013
at Rosehill Gardens on
Saturday.

Running alongside the Pago
Pago Stakes
for the boys, the fillies-only $175,000 Group 2 Magic Night Stakes (1200m) ...

Romantic Moon Books Slipper Start – Sweet Embrace Stakes 2013 Results

Romantic Moon Books Slipper Start – Sweet Embrace Stakes 2013 Results

John O’Shea-trained filly Romantic Moon booked her place in the 2013 Golden Slipper field with a strong 2013 Sweet Embrace Stakes (1200m) win at Warwick Farm today.

Romantic Moon has booked a place in the Golden Slipper 2013 after winning the Sweet Embrace Stakes. Picture: Steve Hart

The More Than Ready two-year-old bounced back from an eighth-place finish in ...

2013 Sweet Embrace Stakes Betting Tips

2013 Sweet Embrace Stakes Betting Tips

While the focus in Sydney’s major meeting at Warwick Farm Racecourse this Saturday will be on the three-year-olds facing off in the Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) there will also be plenty of punters watching the Golden Slipper-bound fillies in the Sweet Embrace Stakes 2013– betting tips for which are detailed below.

The favourite Assail looks hard to ...

Messara Vocalises Golden Slipper 2013 Chances

Messara Vocalises Golden Slipper 2013 Chances

One of the traditional preparatory races for fillies heading towards the classic 2013 Golden Slipper next month will run at Warwick Farm this Saturday, Paul Messara to saddle up one of the fillies in the Sweet Embrace Stakes with Vocalise out to make an impact.

Horse Racing Tip Golden Slipper bids go on the line at Warwick Farm this weekend...

Sweet Return for 2013 Golden Slipper Hope Tropical Force

Sweet Return for 2013 Golden Slipper Hope Tropical Force

This weekend Kiwi expat Bjorn Baker will saddle-up his Golden Slipper 2013 hopeful Tropical Force who will resume racing in the $125,000 Group 3 Sweet Embrace Stakes (1200m) at their home track at Warwick Farm.

Assail (pictured) is the main rival for Tropical Force in Saturday's Sweet Embrace Stakes 2013. Photo: Steve Hart.

Now well established in Sydney and ...

Sweet Embrace Filly Out to Influence Waller’s Golden Slipper 2013 Choice

Sweet Embrace Filly Out to Influence Waller’s Golden Slipper 2013 Choice

Chris Waller’s best chance of securing an elusive Golden Slipper victory is not even nominated for the world’s richest two-year-olds’ race, however that could change should Calming Influence win the 2013 Sweet Embrace Stakes this weekend.

Commands filly Calming Influence was not originally nominated for the $3.5 million Group 1 Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m) to run at Rosehill Gardens...