News About Golden Pendant

Golden Pendant an Option for Omei Sword

Golden Pendant an Option for Omei Sword

Chris Waller has underlined the Group 2 Golden Pendant (1400m) as a target for Omei Sword, but concedes that he is unsure how the rising four-year-old will perform during the forthcoming Spring Carnival. Omei Sword has shown outstanding ability through her short racing career so far, but has also been plagued by injury; experiencing respiratory…

Invincible Gem to Shine in 2017 Golden Pendant

Invincible Gem to Shine in 2017 Golden Pendant

Hard luck story out of the Randwick Guineas during the autumn, Kris Lees’ smart filly Invincible Gem is set to target the Golden Pendant 2017 this coming Sydney Spring Racing Carnival. The three-year-old daughter of I Am Invincible trialled at Wyong on Wednesday, hoop Aaron Bullock guiding the Group 3 winner to a close fourth…

Azkadellia Removed From Tristarc Stakes Nominations

Azkadellia Removed From Tristarc Stakes Nominations

Azkadellia has been removed from the 2016 Tristarc Stakes nominations as investigation continues into the ownership of the star mare. Azkadellia went to another level during her autumn campaign and she recorded a maiden Group 1 victory in the Queen Of The Turf Stakes, but her career is now at a crossroads due to a…

2016 Golden Pendant Results: Tycoon Tara Wins Again

2016 Golden Pendant Results: Tycoon Tara Wins Again

A trip to the breeding barn is set to stay on hold for the rejuvenated Peter & Paul Snowden-trained mare Tycoon Tara who posted her third Group win in four starts this spring in the weekend’s Golden Pendant 2016. Snowden has turned the form of the Written Tycoon mare around tremendously this Sydney Spring Racing…

2016 Golden Pendant Tips & Odds Update

2016 Golden Pendant Tips & Odds Update

The feature race on the Rosehill Gardens program on Saturday is the Golden Pendant 2016, betting tips and the latest odds for the fillies-and-mares’ clash detailed below. Set to steal the show in Sydney as Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST), this weekend’s $400,000 Group 2 Golden Pendant (1400m) features 10 runners with First Seal the…

Right Draw for 2016 Golden Pendant Fancy First Seal

Right Draw for 2016 Golden Pendant Fancy First Seal

Saturday’s Golden Pendant 2016 favourite First Seal has the right barrier to return to winning form according to her hoop Blake Shinn. Shinn has partnered the John Thompson-trained mare for three of her four runs this year, including the first-up victory in February’s Group 2 Millie Fox Stakes (1300m). He also rode the now five-year-old…

No Pain for First Seal in Golden Pendant 2016

No Pain for First Seal in Golden Pendant 2016

John Thompson is confident the punters will see the best of First Seal when she kicks off her spring “pain free” in the 2016 Golden Pendant this weekend in Sydney. Injuries and setbacks have marred the top mare over the past season, but her trainer Thompson is hoping all that is behind her as she…

2016 Golden Pendant Field & Betting: First Seal Favourite

2016 Golden Pendant Field & Betting: First Seal Favourite

A final field of 10 fillies and mares is engaged to face off in the Golden Pendant 2016 at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday including the early favourite in betting First Seal. John Thompson saddles-up his now five-year-old daughter of Fastnet Rock from barrier three with Blake Shinn booked for the ride in the $400,000 Group…

First Seal Leads 2016 Golden Pendant Nominations & Odds

First Seal Leads 2016 Golden Pendant Nominations & Odds

John Thompson’s returning Group 1 winning mare First Seal is the top-rated and shortest-priced of the Golden Pendant 2016 nominations taken for the feature race in Sydney this weekend. Early all-in markets are now open at for Saturday’s $400,000 Group 2 Ronald McDonald House Westmead Golden Pendant (1400m), the Rosehill Gardens’ showdown attracting 15 fillies…

Keen Array is among the 2016 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes nominations

Keen Array is among the 2016 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes nominations

Last weekend’s Testa Rossa Stakes winner Keen Array is among the seventeen nominations for the 2016 Group 1 $500,000 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday. The Lindsay Park trained Keen Array was back in the winner’s circle at his second Spring Carnival run when he claimed a narrow victory over Well Sprung…