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Shooting To Win Going Terrific Ahead of Hobartville Stakes 2015

Shooting To Win Going Terrific Ahead of Hobartville Stakes 2015

Caulfield Guineas winner Shooting To Win is going terrific according to co-trainer Peter Snowden who is eager to see the Group 1 champ back under race conditions first-up in the 2015 Hobartville Stakes in Sydney on Saturday.

Shooting To Win (outside) kicks off his autumn in the 2015 Hobartville Stakes on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The three-year-old Northern ...

Haptic Takes Out 2015 Lonhro Plate

Haptic Takes Out 2015 Lonhro Plate

Classy two-year-old Haptic has stamped his claims as one to watch this afternoon, completing a brave start-to-finish performance for success in the Listed Lonhro Plate (1100m) at Royal Randwick.

Haptic led from start to finish to take out the 2015 Lonhro Plate. Photo: Steve Hart

Jumping from the gates well, the Exceed And Excel colt was immediately pushed to ...

Calaverite Gets the 2015 Golden Slipper Tick from Clip’

Calaverite Gets the 2015 Golden Slipper Tick from Clip’

It is a wide open affair in early Golden Slipper 2015 betting for the world’s richest two-year-olds’ race this April in Sydney, but hot young hoop Sam Clipperton believes there is good value to be found in Godolphin entry Calaverite.

Calaverite is the filly to beat in the 2015 Golden Slipper according to young jockey Sam Clipperton. Photo: Steve ...

Godolphin Squad Set to Clash in 2015 Lonhro Plate

Godolphin Squad Set to Clash in 2015 Lonhro Plate

11 two-year-old horses are set to run in the Listed Lonhro Plate (1100m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday, more than a third of which are from breeding giant Godolphin.

Furnaces is one of four Godolphin juveniles set to tackle the Lonhro Plate at Randwick on Saturday. Photo by Steve Hart.

Calaverite, Furnaces, Haptic, and Igraine...

Silver for Godolphin’s 2015 Golden Slipper Filly Ottoman

Silver for Godolphin’s 2015 Golden Slipper Filly Ottoman

Godolphin’s private trainer John O’Shea is facing the envious conundrum of what to do and where to go with the stables imposing host of two-year-olds, with plans for their top Golden Slipper 2015-bound hope Ottoman to run in the Silver Slipper Stakes later this month.

Godolphin’s best fancied 2015 Golden Slipper hope Ottoman resumes racing on February 21 ...

Always Allison First Juvenile Winner of the Season for Waller

Always Allison First Juvenile Winner of the Season for Waller

It’s taken Chris Waller some five odd months to score his first juvenile winner of the season but Always Allison delivered his first at Warwick Farm on Wednesday, and not a moment too soon.

Always Allison could follow in Brazen Beau’s (pictured) footsteps after winning a corresponding debut race at Warwick Farm. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

The two-year-old filly made ...

170 Golden Slipper 2015 Second Acceptances Taken

170 Golden Slipper 2015 Second Acceptances Taken

On Tuesday afternoon the Australian Turf Club (ATC) took second acceptances for the 2015 Golden Slipper Stakes leaving 170 juveniles heading towards the world’s richest race for two-year-olds.

Gai Waterhouse’s Canonbury Stakes winner Vancouver is the headline 2015 Golden Slipper second acceptor for the March 21 feature. Photo: Steve Hart.

A classic on the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival line-up each ...

Godolphin’s 2015 Golden Slipper Hopes Trial Well

Godolphin’s 2015 Golden Slipper Hopes Trial Well

A host of Golden Slipper 2015 hopes from the Godolphin stables have been on show over the past few weeks including two leading chances that trialled at Rosehill Gardens on Tuesday morning.

Gimcrack Stakes winner Calaverite was one of two top juveniles to trial for Godolphin ahead of their Golden Slipper 2015 bids at Rosehill this week. Photo: Steve Hart....

Smerdon Keen to Attempt 2015 Blue Diamond-Golden Slipper Double with Fontiton

Smerdon Keen to Attempt 2015 Blue Diamond-Golden Slipper Double with Fontiton

Two-year-old Fontiton impressed trainer Robert Smerdon so much in a barrier trial at Caulfield on Tuesday morning that the trainer has given his first indication that he’s keen to attempt the Blue Diamond-Golden Slipper double with the filly.

Fontiton could attempt the Blue Diamond-Golden Slipper double after an impressive jumpout on Tuesday. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

After winning the Group ...

Fireworks Will Not Go Off in 2015 Golden Slipper

Fireworks Will Not Go Off in 2015 Golden Slipper

Talk of connections paying the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1400m) late entry fee for Fireworks began after the filly impressively won the Group 3 Widden Stakes (1100m) on Saturday.

Fireworks will not begin a late Group 1 Golden Slipper preparation after winning the Widden Stakes on Saturday. Photo by Steve Hart.

Fireworks had placed in her first two career starts ...