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37 In 2016 Epsom Handicap Nominations

37 In 2016 Epsom Handicap Nominations

The 2016 Epsom Handicap nominations have been released and 37 horses are in contention for the Group 1 event that will be held at Royal Randwick on October 1. Leading Victorian trainer Darren Weir has never previously had a horse in the Epsom Handicap, but he has included both Black Heart Bart and Palentino in…

Sons Of John Wins Bill Ritchie Handicap

Sons Of John Wins Bill Ritchie Handicap

Sons Of John has stormed home to win the Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon. A multiple stakes winner, Sons Of John continued to receive steady support in 2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap betting markets leading up to jump, and jockey Blake Shinn was able to find an ideal position in…

2016 George Main Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 George Main Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Royal Randwick will play host to a talent-rich nine race card for 2016 George Main Stakes Day this afternoon, highlighted by the Group 1 feature race contested over a mile. It is a fine day in the greater Sydney metropolitan region today, however 7.4mm of rain throughout the last seven days has seen the Royal…

2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap Field & Odds: Tsaritsa Favourite

2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap Field & Odds: Tsaritsa Favourite

Chris Waller’s Group 2 winning mare Tsaritsa is early favourite in Bill Ritchie Handicap 2016 betting following the release of the final field and odds for this Saturday’s showdown at Royal Randwick. Set to run as Randwick Race 8 at 4:35pm (AEST) as the penultimate event on George Main Stakes Day, this year’s $125,000 Group…

Happy Clapper Heads 2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap Nominations

Happy Clapper Heads 2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap Nominations

Patrick Webster’s consistent local galloper Happy Clapper is one of the highest-rated Bill Richie Handicap 2016 nominations taken for the George Main Stakes Day support act in Sydney this Saturday. A total of 19 middle-distance sprinters are nominated for the $125,000 Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Royal Randwick including Teofilo six-year-old Happy Clapper…

2016 Gosford Cup Results: Destiny’s Kiss Too Good

2016 Gosford Cup Results: Destiny’s Kiss Too Good

Destiny’s Kiss returned to vintage form to record an impressive victory in the 2016 Gosford Cup yesterday. Destiny’s Kiss failed to fire in both the Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Royal Randwick on September 19 and October Handicap (1400m) at the same venue on October 10 during the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival, but…

Sadler’s Lake Epsom bound after Bill Ritchie Handicap win

Sadler’s Lake Epsom bound after Bill Ritchie Handicap win

Sadler’s Lake will head to the Group 1 Epsom Handicap after winning the Group 3 $125,000 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Randwick today. Trainer Chris Waller and jockey Jim Cassidy wrapped up an early George Main Stakes Day double when Sadler’s Lake ($2.80) raced up along the inside to hold off the fast finishing Queenslander…

Bill Ritchie Handicap 2015 Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

Bill Ritchie Handicap 2015 Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

Two horses are currently battling for favouritism in the 2015 Bill Ritchie Handicap odds for the opening Group race on the George Main Stakes Day support act at Royal Randwick with Rudy and Sadler’s Lake sharing top spot in the early marketsPhot There are 11 hopefuls making up the field for Randwick Race 2 at…

Messene Heads 2015 Bill Ritchie Handicap Field & Weights

Messene Heads 2015 Bill Ritchie Handicap Field & Weights

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained Group 2 winner Messene is the headline final acceptor for the Bill Ritchie Handicap 2015 at Royal Randwick in Sydney on Saturday. The veteran seven-year-old son of Lonhro is one of 11 middle distance sprinters accepted to face off in Randwick Race 2 at 1:15pm (AEST) on George Main…

Epsom Hopes Feature in 2015 Bill Ritchie Handicap Nominations

Epsom Hopes Feature in 2015 Bill Ritchie Handicap Nominations

A number of 2015 Epsom Handicap hopes for next month’s Group 1 will shoot for the ballot exemption this weekend in the $125,000 Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) on George Main Stakes Day. This year’s Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) is worth $1 million in prize money and runs at Royal Randwick on October…