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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…

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…

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 Gimcrack Stakes Field & Betting Odds: Jorda Favourite

2016 Gimcrack Stakes Field & Betting Odds: Jorda Favourite

A field of unraced two-year-old fillies will take to the track for the first time on Saturday in the Gimcrack Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick with Jorda favourite to break her maiden status on debut. Kicking off the Epsom Handicap Day card as Randwick Race 1 at 12:20pm (AEST), this season’s $150,000 Listed Keenland Gimcrack…

Calliope Misses Kick but Wins 2015 Gimcrack Stakes

Calliope Misses Kick but Wins 2015 Gimcrack Stakes

The John O’Shea-trained filly Calliope pulled off the impossible at Royal Randwick on Epsom Handicap Day giving away a four length start missing the kick in the Gimcrack Stakes 2015 before coming back to blitz her race debut. A daughter of ace sire Exceed And Excel, Callipoe showed her greenness uncharacteristically missing the jump in…

2015 Epsom Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Epsom Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Report

Today, Saturday October 3, the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival comes to a peak for Epsom Handicap Day 2015 featuring a triple shot of Group 1 action. It is a mostly sunny day trackside at Randwick Racecourse with zero chance of rain meaning the current Good (3) track rating is set to remain favouring the gallopers…

2014 Gimcrack Stakes Quinella for Godolphin

2014 Gimcrack Stakes Quinella for Godolphin

Godolphin have kicked off Super Saturday on a high with a quinella for the stable and trainer John O’Shea in the first on Epsom Handicap Day, Calaverite defeating stablemate Igraine in the Gimcrack Stakes 2014. A race that has served as a springboard for a number of genuine turf champions over the years, this year…

Reisling Stakes to Determine Path for Lucky Raquie

Reisling Stakes to Determine Path for Lucky Raquie

Having entered the talented two-year-old in nominations for both the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) and Group 1 ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) in early April, trainer Gerald Ryan will let results in today’s Group 2 Reisling Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens determine the course taken by Lucky Raquie this preparation. Having hit strong form…

Bring Me The Maid Headlines 2014 Sweet Embrace Final Field

Bring Me The Maid Headlines 2014 Sweet Embrace Final Field

A largely inexperienced group of 11 fillies have been confirmed for the 2014 Group 2 Sweet Embrace Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick this weekend, including exciting Peter Moody-trained prospect Bring Me The Maid. Bring Me The Maid debuted on course in the Listed Sports 1000 (1000m) at Flemington on March 1st and produced a strong…

Alpha Miss No Certainty For 2014 Golden Slipper

Alpha Miss No Certainty For 2014 Golden Slipper

Trainer Gary Nickson has revealed that talented filly Alpha Miss is no certainty to contest the 2014 Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens on April 5, despite recording an impressive victory in the Listed Lonhro Plate (1100m) at Warwick Farm on Saturday. Alpha Miss went into the Lonhro Plate on the fifth line of betting, but the…