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Golden Slipper Favourite She Will Reign Wins Silver Lead-Up

Golden Slipper Favourite She Will Reign Wins Silver Lead-Up

The Golden Slipper Stakes next month back at Rosehill Gardens now looks She Will Reign’s for the taking after the Gary Portelli-trained filly came from last to win the 2017 Silver Slipper Stakes on Saturday.

She Will Reign is the firm 2017 Golden Slipper Stakes favourite after a last-to-first win in the Silver Slipper at Rosehill. Photo: Steve ...

2017 Silver Slipper Stakes Betting: She Will Reign Odds-On

2017 Silver Slipper Stakes Betting: She Will Reign Odds-On

Undefeated filly She Will Reign has opened the odds-on favourite in Silver Slipper Stakes 2017 betting to win her third from three starts this Saturday in Sydney.

She Will Reign is odds-on favourite in Silver Slipper Stakes 2017 betting this weekend at Rosehill Gardens. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Gary Portelli-trained daughter of Manhattan Rain is one of just seven ...

Small 2017 Silver Slipper Stakes Field of 7

Small 2017 Silver Slipper Stakes Field of 7

A small field of just seven two-year-olds will take to the Rosehill Gardens track on Saturday in the Silver Slipper Stakes 2017 on way to the world’s richest race for juveniles next month.

Golden Slipper favourite She Will Reign heads a small seven horse 2017 Silver Slipper Stakes field at Rosehill this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Rosehill Race ...

Favourites Draw Wide in 2017 CF Orr Stakes Field

Favourites Draw Wide in 2017 CF Orr Stakes Field

The top two fancies in early Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017 betting have suffered an early blow drawn wide in the official field and barriers for the Caulfield Group 1 this weekend.

Black Heart Bart is favourite in 2017 CF Orr Stakes betting this weekend despite his wide draw for the Group 1 race at Caulfield. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

Kicking ...

Malaguerra Can Win Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017

Malaguerra Can Win Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017

Connections of Darley Classic winning sprinter Malaguerra are confident their fit five-year-old will be as effective over 1400m and shapes-up as the horse to beat in Saturday’s 2017 Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes.

First-up Australia Stakes winner Malaguerra is out to extend his brilliance to 1400m in the Ladbrokes CF Orr Stakes 2017 on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Private Secretary Flashes Home to Win Magic Millions Fillies & Mares

Private Secretary Flashes Home to Win Magic Millions Fillies & Mares

Private Secretary has produced a huge turn of foot in the final straight at the Gold Coast to post a career-best win in the Magic Millions Fillies & Mares (1300m) this afternoon.

The start Magic Millions Plate was delayed briefly as Private Secretary was re-shoed and the mare appeared to be up against in from the outset when only fair ...

Queen Tara Leads 2017 Magic Millions Country Cup Field & Odds

Queen Tara Leads 2017 Magic Millions Country Cup Field & Odds

Toby Edmonds’ locally-trained mare Queen Tara is the early market mover in Magic Millions QTIS Open 2017 betting to post a home track win at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Jeff Lloyd rides the 2017 Magic Millions Country Cup betting favourite Queen Tara at the Gold Coast on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The second of nine Magic Millions races...

She Will Reign Heads 2017 Golden Slipper Odds

She Will Reign Heads 2017 Golden Slipper Odds

Gary Portelli’s impressive Inglis Nursery winning filly She Will Reign has skyrocketed to the top of early Golden Slipper 2017 odds for the $3.5 million clash next March.

Undefeated filly She Will Reign is early favourite to win next year’s Golden Slipper Stakes 2017 in March. Photo: Steve Hart.

After a tearaway 8.3 length win on debut at Kembla ...

Sense Of Occasion Scores Upset Villiers Stakes 2016 Result

Sense Of Occasion Scores Upset Villiers Stakes 2016 Result

The Kris Lees-trained Sense Of Occasion secured a 2017 Doncaster Mile ballot exemption after his last-to-first upset at Royal Randwick in the Villiers Stakes over the weekend.

Sense Of Occasion scored a last-to-first upset 2016 Villiers Stakes result at Royal Randwick with Melbourne’s Ben Melham aboard. Photo: Steve Hart.

A six-year-old son of Street Sense, the gelding went out ...

Single Bullet Shoots for Magic Millions Classic Qualification

Single Bullet Shoots for Magic Millions Classic Qualification

Promising juvenile Single Bullet debuts under the lights at Canterbury Park on Friday night as the Gary Portelli-trained colt looks to qualify for a 2017 Magic Millions 2YO Classic start at the Gold Coast next month.

Ben Melham rides 2017 Magic Millions 2YO Classic hope Single Bullet on debut at Canterbury Park on Friday night. Photo: Daniel Costello....