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Payne Confident in All Aged Success for Lilliburlero

Payne Confident in All Aged Success for Lilliburlero

Trainer David Payne is confident talented mare Lilliburlero is more than capable of performing in her maiden tilt at the highest level in Australian racing in the Group 1 All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Royal Randwick this weekend, despite a less-than-convincing run in last weekend’s Group 2 Sapphire Stakes (1200m).

Having to overcome poor position and leaving a final sprint…

Sidestep Storms Home To Win 2014 Royal Sovereign Stakes

Sidestep Storms Home To Win 2014 Royal Sovereign Stakes

Talented colt Sidestep overcame a poor start to fly home late and score a most impressive victory in the 2014 Royal Sovereign Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Sidestep was slow out of the gates and jockey Kerrin McEvoy was forced to settle the Exceed And Excel colt towards the tail of the field and the three-year-old looked as though he…

Sydney Cup Chances Improving with Track for Sertorius

Sydney Cup Chances Improving with Track for Sertorius

Trainer Jamie Edwards is delighted with the ever-improving conditions of the Royal Randwick surface ahead of an appearance for stable star Sertorius in the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) on day 2 of the inaugural The Championships this afternoon.

Unable to handle the heavy going when a fighting fourth in the Group 2 Chairman’s Handicap (2600m) on a wet Randwick…

2014 Royal Randwick Stakes Field Includes Oakleigh Girl

2014 Royal Randwick Stakes Field Includes Oakleigh Girl

The 2014 Royal Randwick Stakes field and barrier draw has been released and ten talented fillies are set to contest the Group 3 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

On top of the 2014 Royal Randwick Stakes field is Danny Bougoure-trained Oakleigh Girl and she will be backing up from her brave sixth place finish in the Group 1 Golden Slipper

Ryan Eyeing Further Success in Royal Randwick Stakes

Ryan Eyeing Further Success in Royal Randwick Stakes

Producing an incredible record of nine different two-year-old winners this season alone, trainer Gerald Ryan has confirmed he is eying at least two more successes in the age category this season; outlining several entrants for this weekend’s Group 3 Royal Randwick Stakes (1200m) and next weekend’s major Group 1 Champagne Stakes (1600m).

Winner of last weekend’s Group 1 ATC Sires’

Unencumbered in Prime Position for 2014 Sires’ Produce

Unencumbered in Prime Position for 2014 Sires’ Produce

Leading jockey Craig Williams is confident talented two-year-old colt Unencumbered is more than a chance in this weekend’s Group 1 ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m), despite given little hope of success in betting fields.

Disappointing when unable to match the last pace of eventual champion Mossfun and tenth in the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) last weekend, Williams told TVN

Time For War Primed for Maiden Group 1 Tilt

Time For War Primed for Maiden Group 1 Tilt

Confirmed to line up for his maiden tilt at a Group 1 level race in this weekend’s 2014 ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) on day 1 of The Championships at Royal Randwick, apprentice jockey Damien Thornton is confident talented two-year-old Time For War has what it takes to secure a win at the highest level of Australian racing.

Having partnered…

Zululand on track for Sires’ Double

Zululand on track for Sires’ Double

Exciting two-year-old Zululand will be chasing a rare double in Sires’ Produce events this weekend, having claimed the Group 2 Henry Bucks Sires’ Produce (1400m) last time out and confirmed to line up for this weekend’s Group 1 ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) on day 1 of The Championships.

Partnering the talented Fastnet Rock in three of his four starts…

2014 Golden Slipper Won By Mossfun – Full Results

2014 Golden Slipper Won By Mossfun – Full Results

A brilliant ride by James McDonald saw Mossfun come from last to win the Group 1 $3.5m Tooheys New Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill today.

McDonald was able to stick to the inside fence and beat the long-time favourite Earthquake and Bring Me The Maid.

The Sydney based New Zealand rider kept his cool after Mossfun dawdled out of the barriers…

Catkins To Queen Of The Turf Stakes After 2014 Emancipation Stakes Victory

Catkins To Queen Of The Turf Stakes After 2014 Emancipation Stakes Victory

Catkins will have her next race start in the Queen Of The Turf Stakes at Royal Randwick in a fortnight after recording a comfortable victory in the 2014 Emancipation Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Catkins was extremely well-backed in the lead-up to the Emancipation Stakes and did not give punters any problems after jumping from the gates well; running away…