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Magic Hurricane Heads 2016 Kingston Town Stakes Nominations

Magic Hurricane Heads 2016 Kingston Town Stakes Nominations

Godolphin’s Group 1 winning stayer Magic Hurricane is nominated to continue his spring run this weekend at Rosehill Racecourse in the Kingston Town Classic 2016. One of four Group races on the Golden Rose Stakes Day card in Sydney on Saturday, nominations for the $125,000 Group 3 Kingston Town Stakes (2000m) have been extended until…

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…

2016 Silver Slipper Stakes Betting: Astern Odds-On

2016 Silver Slipper Stakes Betting: Astern Odds-On

The John O’Shea-trained Golden Slipper Stakes fancy for next month Astern is the firming odds-on favourite for his second career run this weekend in Rosehill’s Silver Slipper Stakes 2016. A field of seven two-year-olds is engaged for this season’s $250,000 Group 2 Uvex Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) including the Godolphin-raced Medaglia D’Oro colt Astern The…

Small 2016 Silver Slipper Stakes Field Released

Small 2016 Silver Slipper Stakes Field Released

A small but promising field of juveniles is engaged to face off in the namesake race on 2016 Silver Slipper Stakes Day in Sydney at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this Saturday. Due to run as Rosehill Race 4 at 2:30pm (local), this season’s $250,000 Group 2 Uvex Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) has attracted a final field…

2016 Eskimo Prince Stakes Tips & Selections

2016 Eskimo Prince Stakes Tips & Selections

One of the headline Sydney races at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday is the Eskimo Prince Stakes 2016 for the three-year-olds, betting tips for the sprint feature detailed below. The ideal race for youngsters heading towards bigger autumn targets including Melbourne’s Australian Guineas at Flemington on March 5, this season’s $150,000 Group 3 Eskimo Prince Stakes…

Medcaut Tops Carrington Stakes 2016 Betting Odds

Medcaut Tops Carrington Stakes 2016 Betting Odds

There are only seven hopefuls lining up in Saturday’s 2016 Carrington Stakes field at Royal Randwick and top of the odds to hold off his six rivals is the John O’Shea-trained Medcaut. This summer’s $150,000 Listed Tattersalls Club Carrington Stakes (1400m) might not boast the numbers but the handicap clash still features a bit of…

Ming Dynasty Quality 2015 Betting Odds & Tips

Ming Dynasty Quality 2015 Betting Odds & Tips

The opening black-type on the Randwick race card for Chelmsford Stakes Day this Saturday in Sydney is the 2015 Ming Dynasty Quality, betting tips for the three-year-olds’ handicap found below. There are only nine in the mix for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 JB Cummings AM Tribute Ming Dynasty Quality (1400m), which is due to…

Kimberley Star Leads 2015 Ming Dynasty Quality Field

Kimberley Star Leads 2015 Ming Dynasty Quality Field

Gai Waterhouse’s super consistent filly Kimberley Star is the headline final acceptor for the Ming Dynasty Quality 2015 at Royal Randwick this Saturday in Sydney. Due to jump at 1:50pm (AEST) as Race 3 on Chelmsford Stakes Day, this season’s $125,000 Group 3 JB Cummings AM Tribute Ming Dynasty Quality (1400m) has attracted nine three-year-olds….

2015 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap Nominations Released

2015 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap Nominations Released

An exciting list of talented three-year-olds make up the early entries for Saturday’s Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap 2015, nominations for the Randwick feature extended until 11am (AEST) on Tuesday morning. There are currently 14 nominees for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap (1400m), set to run as one of the five black-type…

Press Statement Tops 2015 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations

Press Statement Tops 2015 Spring Champion Stakes Nominations

Chris Waller’s Melbourne-bound Group 1 winning colt Press Statement is one of the headline Spring Champion Stakes 2015 nominations taken for the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival classic this week. Racing NSW closed early entries for three Royal Randwick majors on Monday including those for the $500,000 Group 1 Spring Champion Stakes (2000m), the three-year-old’s feature…