News About Epsom Handicap Day

Bonneval Is The Underwood Stakes Winner

Bonneval Is The Underwood Stakes Winner

Bonneval continued her outstanding start to the 2017 Spring Racing Carnival with a most impressive win in the Underwood Stakes. There was plenty of early speed in the Underwood Stakes and Samovare really poured the pressure on the rest of the field coming around the bend, which saw Bonneval and Hartnell lose contact with the…

Foundry Is The 2017 The Metropolitan Winner

Foundry Is The 2017 The Metropolitan Winner

Chris Waller was tipped as the trainer to beat in The Metropolitan 2017, but in a shock result none of his four runners featured in the trifecta led by the Lloyd Williams-raced winning lightweight Foundry. Waller saddled-up the best in betting for this year’s Group 1 $750,000 The Metropolitan (2400m) on Epsom Handicap Day, but…

2017 Epsom Handicap Results: Happy Clapper Wins

2017 Epsom Handicap Results: Happy Clapper Wins

After a half-century of training horses Patrick Webster was close to tears after breaking the duck with the always-honest Happy Clapper saluting for the punters in the Epsom Handicap 2017 results. Webster has prepared a host of Group 2 and 3 winners over his 50 year career, but until today the elite level victory had…

The Everest for 2017 Premiere Stakes Winner In Her Time?

The Everest for 2017 Premiere Stakes Winner In Her Time?

Newcastle trainer Benjamin Smith will “let the dust settle” and see if an offer from a slot-holder comes in for his impressive first-up Premiere Stakes 2017 winning mare In Her Time to run in the $10 million The Everest (1200m) in a fortnights’ time. Just a couple of spots in the weight-for-age Restricted The Everest…

Alizee Is The 2017 Flight Stakes Winner

Alizee Is The 2017 Flight Stakes Winner

Race favourite Alizee could not have been more impressive over the Randwick mile on Epsom Handicap Day, the gun Godolphin-raced filly giving trainer James Cummings his first Group 1 win for the stable with her blistering Flight Stakes 2017 success. There has always been spruik around the well-bred daughter of Sepoy who has now lived…

Hill Stakes Results 2017: All-the-Way Win By Classic Uniform

Hill Stakes Results 2017: All-the-Way Win By Classic Uniform

It was a tenacious performance from the Gary Moore-trained Classic Uniform at Royal Randwick on Epsom Handicap Day with the horse leading all-the-way to win the 2017 Hill Stakes thanks to a gun ride from Michael Walker. Walker won the previous race after an on-speed Dulcify Handicap performance on Godolphin galloper Ataraxia and made it…

2017 Gimcrack Stakes Results: Satin Slipper Wins for Team Snowden

2017 Gimcrack Stakes Results: Satin Slipper Wins for Team Snowden

Peter & Paul Snowden look to have uncovered a potential miler to watch in the future with a big debut at Royal Randwick from the Hugh Bowman-ridden Satin Slipper in the Gimcrack Stakes 2017 on Epsom Handicap Day. Bowman made it two-from-two on the card coming off a big victory in the first on the…

2018 Golden Slipper Performer Wins Breeders Plate

2018 Golden Slipper Performer Wins Breeders Plate

Jockey Hugh Bowman was full of post-win praise for Chris Waller’s early two-year-old Performer, a huge chance for the 2018 Golden Slipper Stakes next autumn after a big win in the Listed $150,000 Arrowfield Breeders’ Plate (1000m). Waller set a new precedence for the stable taking out the season’s first two-year-old race, kicking off Epsom…

Epsom Handicap Day 2017 Results: Foundry Wins The Metropolitan

Epsom Handicap Day 2017 Results: Foundry Wins The Metropolitan

One of the biggest days of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival takes place at Royal Randwick today with a triple shot of Group 1 action scheduled for 2017 Epsom Handicap Day, results and updated Randwick winners published live across the afternoon right here at Races.com.au. It is a nine-race card for Epsom Handicap Day and…

2017 Epsom Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Report

2017 Epsom Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Report

Epsom Handicap Day 2017 steals the show in Sydney this afternoon at Royal Randwick Racecourse, the full race scratchings and updated track report for the latest spring meeting detailed below. It is a partly cloudy day in Sydney today, but with zero chance of rain the current Good (3) Randwick track rating is set to…