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Golden Pendant an Option for Omei Sword

Golden Pendant an Option for Omei Sword

Chris Waller has underlined the Group 2 Golden Pendant (1400m) as a target for Omei Sword, but concedes that he is unsure how the rising four-year-old will perform during the forthcoming Spring Carnival. Omei Sword has shown outstanding ability through her short racing career so far, but has also been plagued by injury; experiencing respiratory…

2016 Gimcrack Stakes Winner Jorda Gets The Job Done

2016 Gimcrack Stakes Winner Jorda Gets The Job Done

Odds-on favourite Jorda got the job done for the punters in the first on Epsom Handicap Day at Royal Randwick in Sydney holding on to take out the Gimcrack Stakes 2016. Last Sydney Spring Racing Carnival trainer John O’Shea and the powerhouse Godolphin stable took out the $150,000 Listed Gimcrack Stakes (1000m) with subsequent Magic…

2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Results: Omei Swords Salutes

2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Results: Omei Swords Salutes

There was plenty of pre-race drama at Royal Randwick ahead of the Silver Shadow Stakes 2016 but in the end the hot favourite Omei Sword produced a powerful late finish to salute for the punters. In the gates Godolphin’s known barrier misbehaver Calliope was back to her bad habits, the Magic Night Stakes winner becoming…

Money Rolls in for Omei Sword to Win Silver Shadow

Money Rolls in for Omei Sword to Win Silver Shadow

Despite not having won in stakes’ class the Chris Waller-trained Omei Sword is all the rage in 2016 Silver Shadow Stakes betting in Sydney this afternoon. A line-up of 11 three-year-old fillies take to the Randwick track in Race 5 at 2:20pm (AEST) on Warwick Stakes Day for the $175,000 Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes…

2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Tips & Odds Update

2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Tips & Odds Update

A class field of three-year-old fillies face off in the Silver Shadow Stakes 2016 at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday, betting tips and the latest odds for which are detailed below. Set to run as Randwick Race 5 at 2:20pm (AEST) on the stellar Warwick Stakes Day card, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes…

Avdulla Looking Forward to Silver Shadow Stakes 2016 Ride

Avdulla Looking Forward to Silver Shadow Stakes 2016 Ride

Brenton Avdulla is keen to get back aboard Chris Waller’s up-and-coming filly Omei Sword when she starts favourite first-up on Saturday in Sydney’s 2016 Silver Shadow Stakes. One of two headline races on an action packed early Sydney Spring Racing Carnival card at Randwick Racecourse, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) features…

2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Betting: Omei Sword Favourite

2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Betting: Omei Sword Favourite

Chris Waller’s promising filly Omei Sword has opened favourite in Silver Shadow Stakes 2016 betting for her return at Randwick Racecourse this weekend in Sydney. The daughter of High Chaparral has had three starts to date, her sole win an 1100m success on debut as a two-year-old in a fillies’ maiden at Rosehill in late…

McDonald After Warwick Stakes Upset on Hartnell

McDonald After Warwick Stakes Upset on Hartnell

Sydney-based jockey James McDonald is back from a stint riding in the UK for Godolphin and is hoping to score a massive boilover in Saturday’s 2016 Warwick Stakes defeating Winx aboard the stable’s hopeful Hartnell. Winx has scared away all but six rivals in the weight-for-age $250,000 Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m), which headlines the…

Calliope Heads 2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Field

Calliope Heads 2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Field

John O’Shea’s returning Golden Slipper failure Calliope will be out to atone when she races first-up in the Silver Shadow Stakes 2016 field at Randwick Racecourse on the weekend. Set to run as Randwick Race 5 at 2:20pm (AEST) as part of the Warwick Stakes Day action, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Alpha Flight Services…

Omei Sword Leads 2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Nominations

Omei Sword Leads 2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Nominations

A host of smart Flight Stakes-bound fillies take to the Royal Randwick track for Saturday’s Silver Shadow Stakes 2016 including the well-fancied nominee Omei Sword. Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller has nominated his High Chaparral filly Omei Sword to kick off her Sydney Spring Racing Carnival bid in the $175,000 Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes…