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Ryan Duo Tackle 2015 Reisling Stakes

Ryan Duo Tackle 2015 Reisling Stakes

The Group 2 Reisling Stakes (1200m), which is running at Randwick this Saturday, will be the make or break test for many juveniles hopes of running in the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) on March 21.

Fireworks is one of two Gerald Ryan fillies nominated for the Reisling Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

10 two-year-old fillies were nominated for the ...

Headwater Tops 2015 Todman Stakes Nominations

Headwater Tops 2015 Todman Stakes Nominations

Undefeated colt Headwater prepared by Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes heads the Todman Stakes 2015 nominations at Royal Randwick this Saturday on way to the Golden Slipper.

Co-Golden Slipper favourite Headwater is nominated to run in the 2015 Todman Stakes at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are just seven colts and geldings entered for this year’s $300,000 ...

O’Shea Trio Dominate 2015 Reisling Stakes Nominations

O’Shea Trio Dominate 2015 Reisling Stakes Nominations

Trainer John O’Shea and Godolphin dominate the Reisling Stakes 2015 nominations at Randwick Racecourse this weekend with their trio of current entries led by Ottoman.

Ottoman is the top Godolphin-owned filly nominated for Saturday’s 2015 Reisling Stakes at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of two official lead-ups to the coveted $3.5 million Group 1 Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m) at ...

Holler Heads 2015 Skyline Stakes Nominations

Holler Heads 2015 Skyline Stakes Nominations

After being withdrawn from last weekend’s Silver Slipper Stakes, the John O’Shea-trained Holler now heads the Skyline Stakes 2015 nominations for Warwick Farm this weekend.

Golden Slipper second favourite Vancouver is a notable omission from Saturday’s 2015 Skyline Stakes nominations. Photo: Steve Hart.

Originally connections looked at a run in the $250,000 Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) at ...

Lake Geneva Adds Depth to Blue Diamond Stakes 2015

Lake Geneva Adds Depth to Blue Diamond Stakes 2015

Co-trainer Michael Hawkes has described the team’s 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes hopeful Lake Geneva as the “ultimate two-year-old” and believes the promising filly can give race favourite Fontiton a run for her money on Saturday.

Co-trainer Michael Hawkes rates filly Lake Geneva a strong 2015 Blue Diamond Stakes chance in Melbourne this weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Robert Smerdon’s undefeated ...

Golden Slipper Favouritism Likely for Silver Slipper Winner Headwater

Golden Slipper Favouritism Likely for Silver Slipper Winner Headwater

Talented two-year-old Headwater is almost certainly favourite for the 2015 Golden Slipper after leading from start to finish to comfortably win the Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon.

Headwater secured a comfortable victory in the 2015 Silver Slipper Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Jumping from the gates in an even line with all of his rivals, ...

Team Hawkes Chase 7th Silver Slipper Stakes Win With Headwater

Team Hawkes Chase 7th Silver Slipper Stakes Win With Headwater

Hawkes Racing will chase their seventh Silver Slipper Stakes trophy this weekend at Rosehill Gardens with untapped colt Headwater lining up in the Sydney showdown for the stable.

Headwater gives Team Hawkes a chance to win a record seventh Silver Slipper Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

A son of Exceed And Excel, two-year-old Headwater won his ...

Vancouver Going Straight to 2015 Todman Slipper Trial

Vancouver Going Straight to 2015 Todman Slipper Trial

When the final field for the Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) was released Wednesday morning, no one expected Vancouver to be a non-acceptor for the pivotal two-year-old race, yet that is exactly what happened.

Vancouver will bypass the Silver Slipper Stakes in favour of the Todman Slipper Trial. Photo by Steve Hart.

Vancouver is co-favourite to win the Group ...

Paceman Out to Prove Himself in Silver Slipper Stakes 2015

Paceman Out to Prove Himself in Silver Slipper Stakes 2015

After Gai Waterhouse’s Vancouver failed to accept for the Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) running at Rosehill this Saturday, the Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Paceman is one step closer to winning the race on his way towards the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) on March 21.

Paceman will need to impress trainers Peter & Paul Snowden in ...

2015 Golden Slipper Dream Begins for Stay With Me

2015 Golden Slipper Dream Begins for Stay With Me

Victorian trainer David Hayes has very fond memories of Miss Finland and hopes to win this year’s Golden Slipper 2015 with one of the mighty mare’s progeny Stay With Me who debuts this weekend.

Owner-breeder John Messara sent Hayes Redoute’s Choice filly Miss Finland in 2005 with the superstar winning the Group 1 Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m), now the world’s ...