News About Epsom Handicap Weights

Le Romain Highly Unlikely for Epsom Handicap 2017

Le Romain Highly Unlikely for Epsom Handicap 2017

Trainer Kris Lees has described the chances of his three-time Group 1 winner Le Romain lining-up in the 2017 Epsom Handicap field in Sydney as “highly unlikely”. Weights for the Group 1 $1 million Epsom Handicap (1600m), to run at Royal Randwick on September 30, were released by Racing NSW on Monday. Lees’ Hard Spun…

2017 Epsom Handicap Weights: Happy Clapper Receives 56.5kg

2017 Epsom Handicap Weights: Happy Clapper Receives 56.5kg

Saturday’s eye-catching George Main Stakes runner-up behind Winx, Happy Clapper has been allocated 56.5kg in the official Epsom Handicap 2017 weights announced by Racing NSW today. There are 89 spring milers nominated for the Group 1 $1 million Epsom Handicap (1600m), one of three elite level features to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday…

Boban Leads 2015 Epsom Handicap Weights

Boban Leads 2015 Epsom Handicap Weights

Chris Waller’s star six-time Group 1 winner Boban leads the Epsom Handicap 2015 weights with handicaps for next month’s Royal Randwick feature released on Monday by Racing NSW. There are officially 93 milers nominated for the $1 million Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m), the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival classic taking place on Saturday October 3….

2014 Epsom Handicap Jockeys Take Shape

2014 Epsom Handicap Jockeys Take Shape

Which jockeys are booked for which horses in Saturday’s Epsom Handicap 2014 field are beginning to take shape including the announcement Linda Meech will partner the Peter Morgan-trained Star Rolling for the first time. There are still officially 81 horses making up the nominations for the $500,000 Group 1 The Star Epsom Handicap (1600m), one…

Waller Confirms Two for 2014 George Main Stakes Field

Waller Confirms Two for 2014 George Main Stakes Field

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller has confirmed two of his five George Main Stakes 2014 nominees for the Group 1 at Royal Randwick this weekend but said his last start Chelmsford Stakes winner Hawkspur could run in another race on the card instead. Racing NSW received a dozen nominations for this Saturday’s $350,000 Group 1…

Sacred Falls Tops 2014 Epsom Handicap Weights

Sacred Falls Tops 2014 Epsom Handicap Weights

Chris Waller’s dual Doncaster Mile winner Sacred Falls has been allocated the 59kg top weight for next month’s Epsom Handicap 2014, weights for the Royal Randwick feature announced by Racing NSW today. There are officially 85 horses nominated for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 THE STAR Epsom Handicap (1600m), the 149th running of the race…

More Joyous Tops 2012 Epsom Handicap Weights

More Joyous Tops 2012 Epsom Handicap Weights

Unlikely acceptor More Joyous was on Monday allocated the hefty 60.5kg topweight for next month’s Epsom Handicap 2012 at Royal Randwick on October 6, the race one of the crucial events of the annual Sydney Spring Racing Carnival. Gai Waterhouse’s champion mare is heading towards the $3 million Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) in Melbourne…

Heavy Heart in Epsom Handicap 2011 Weights

Heavy Heart in Epsom Handicap 2011 Weights

On Monday Racing NSW released the handicaps for two of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival’s richest events including those for the 2011 Epsom Handicap, the Mick Price-trained Heart Of Dreams allocated the top weight of the 121 entries with 58 kilograms. Six-year-old Show A Heart gelding Heart Of Dreams is a dual Group 1 winner…