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Calliope Recovers to Win Magic Night Stakes

Calliope Recovers to Win Magic Night Stakes

Godolphin filly Calliope has confirmed herself as 2016 Golden Slipper starter after overcoming a poor jump to win the Group 2 Magic Night Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Calliope produced a slick turn of foot to win the 2016 Magic Night Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Calliope was backed heavily in the hours leading up to jump in the ...

2016 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Coolmore Classic Day Scratchings & Track Report

A talent-rich nine race card has been confirmed for 2016 Coolmore Classic Day at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse; highlighted by seven black type races including the feature for fillies and mares, contested over 1500m.

Azkadellia has been backed into favouritism for this afternoon’s Coolmore Classic at Rosehill Gardens. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

It is a fine day in the greater Sydney ...

2016 Pago Pago Stakes Nominations

2016 Pago Pago Stakes Nominations

A less-than capacity list of fifteen colts and geldings have been included in nominations for Saturday’s 2016 Pago Pago Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse; used often as a final point of call ahead of the Group 1 Golden Slipper.

Souchez has been included in 2016 Pago Pago Stakes nominations. Photo: Steve Hart

Mount Panorama has laid a good ...

Golden Slipper Chances Highlight Magic Night Stakes Nominations

Golden Slipper Chances Highlight Magic Night Stakes Nominations

The 2016 Golden Slipper is less-than two weeks away and a number of leading fillies targeting the race are set to complete a final tune up at Rosehill Gardens this weekend following the release of Magic Night Stakes nominations.

Calliope has been included in 2016 Magic Night Stakes nominations. Photo: Steve Hart

Godolphin runner Calliope was a late scratching from ...

2016 Golden Slipper Still the Target for Capitalist

2016 Golden Slipper Still the Target for Capitalist

Capitalist suffered his first loss in the Group 2 Todman Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday but co-trainer Paul Snowden has revealed the colt has suffered no ill-effects from the run and remains on target for the 2016 Golden Slipper (1200m) on March 19th.

The 2016 Golden Slipper remains the target for Capitalist despite a shock defeat in ...

2016 Golden Slipper Still Likely for Godolphin Pair

2016 Golden Slipper Still Likely for Godolphin Pair

Arguably Godolphin’s two leading chances of success in the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) in a fortnight, Astern and Calliope were both unlucky to be scratched from races at Randwick over the weekend but remain good chances of lining up for the world’s richest two-year-old race.

Astern remain on track for the 2016 Golden Slipper despite missing Saturday’s Todman ...

Good Standing takes out 2016 Skyline Stakes, set for Golden Slipper Stakes

Good Standing takes out 2016 Skyline Stakes, set for Golden Slipper Stakes

Promising two year old Good Standing has earned himself a start in the Golden Slipper Stakes with a solid win in the Group 2 $175,000 Pro-Ride Skyline Stakes (1200m) at Randwick today.

Good Standing will head to the 2016 Golden Slipper after winning the Skyline Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Winning jockey Hugh Bowman settled the James Cummings trained colt just ...

Todman Stakes Next for Silver Slipper Winner Astern

Todman Stakes Next for Silver Slipper Winner Astern

Godolphin runner Astern has stamped himself as a serious 2016 Golden Slipper contender at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon; justifying his clear race favouritism to win the Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1200m).

Astern was far too good for his rivals in the Group 2 Silver Slipper. Photo: Steve Hart

Leading Sydney hoop Hugh Bowman was given the ride on Astern ...

Inglis Win for 2016 Golden Slipper Hope Twist Tops

Inglis Win for 2016 Golden Slipper Hope Twist Tops

Newcastle’s Kris Lees is now chasing qualification for the 2016 Golden Slipper Stakes in April with his improving filly Twist Tops after her Inglis Classic win in Sydney over the weekend.

Tommy Berry was happy with the 2016 Inglis Classic win of Golden Slipper bound filly Twist Tops at Randwick over the weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

The two-year-old daughter of ...

Sweet Sherry Sets Sights on Golden Slipper 2016

Sweet Sherry Sets Sights on Golden Slipper 2016

Sutton Grange trainer Bent Stanley has an ambitions two-years-old autumn campaign mapped out for his promising filly Sweet Sherry whose grand final aim is the 2016 Golden Slipper Stakes in April.

Sweet Sherry targets the Blue Diamond Stakes – Golden Slipper double this autumn. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The daughter of Bel Esprit has had two starts to date producing ...