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2016 Champagne Stakes Winner Prized Icon for Cummings

2016 Champagne Stakes Winner Prized Icon for Cummings

Grandson of the late great Bart Cummings, James Cummings celebrated his first Group 1 win as a trainer in his own right at Royal Randwick with the tough young Prized Icon getting the job done in the Champagne Stakes 2016. A late nomination for this season’s $500,000 Group 1 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m),…

2016 Champagne Stakes Form Guide & Odds Update

2016 Champagne Stakes Form Guide & Odds Update

The Champagne Stakes 2016 is one of two Group 1 highlights on the Randwick race card in Sydney this Saturday for All Aged Stakes Day, a detailed form guide analysis and betting update for which is found below. Due to run as Randwick Race 5 at 2:30pm (AEDT), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Moet &…

2016 Champagne Stakes Field Features Three Fillies

2016 Champagne Stakes Field Features Three Fillies

Three of the 11 final acceptors for the Champagne Stakes 2016 at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday in Sydney are fillies looking to extend the gun recent record of the girls over the colts and geldings in the mile autumn classic. The past three editions of the $500,000 Group 1 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m),…

2016 Champagne Stakes Betting: Yankee Rose Odds-On

2016 Champagne Stakes Betting: Yankee Rose Odds-On

Unsurprisingly ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes winning filly Yankee Rose has opened odds-on favourite in the pre-field Champagne Stakes 2016 betting markets for this Saturday’s mile clash at Randwick Racecourse. On Monday Racing NSW received 11 nominations for this season’s $500,000 Group 1 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m), pre-field betting for which is now open…

Yankee Rose Heads 2016 Champagne Stakes Nominations

Yankee Rose Heads 2016 Champagne Stakes Nominations

David Vandyke’s ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes winning filly Yankee Rose is the headline nominee and sure to be favourite if accepted into Saturday’s Champagne Stakes 2016 field at Randwick Racecourse. The key support act on the All Aged Stakes Day card, this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m) attracted only nine…

2016 Pago Pago Stakes Winner Souchez Into Golden Slipper

2016 Pago Pago Stakes Winner Souchez Into Golden Slipper

The mighty Godolphin stable may have uncovered another 2016 Golden Slipper Stakes contender for Saturday’s week’s feature back at Rosehill Gardens after the all-the-way Pago Pago Stakes win by Souchez. The well-backed favourite and market mover for the $175,000 Group 2 Pago Pago Stakes (1200m), the still-green Lonhro colt Souchez did a lot right to…

Souchez Heads 2016 Pago Pago Stakes Field

Souchez Heads 2016 Pago Pago Stakes Field

The John O’Shea-trained Souchez is the headline final acceptor for the Pago Pago Stakes 2016 field in Sydney this weekend as the progressive youngster heads towards the coveted Golden Slipper Stakes Saturday week. The opening black-type on the Coolmore Classic Day card at Rosehill Racecourse, this season’s $175,000 Group 2 Café Culture + Insitu Pago…