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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 ...

Honesty Prevails in Winning Widden Stakes 2016 Debut

Honesty Prevails in Winning Widden Stakes 2016 Debut

Sydney trainer Rick Worthington finally had something to smile about on Saturday with his smart filly Honesty Prevails running a nice early Golden Slipper trial winning the 2016 Widden Stakes on debut at Rosehill Racecourse.

2016 Golden Slipper hope Honesty Prevails scored an easy win in the Widden Stakes on Expressway Stakes Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

The daughter of ...

Canonbury Winner Tessera onto 2016 Golden Slipper

Canonbury Winner Tessera onto 2016 Golden Slipper

John O’Shea and the Godolphin stable staged an upset in Saturday’s Canonbury Stakes at Rosehill Gardens with 2016 Golden Slipper Stakes bound colt Tessera.

Canonbury Stakes winner Tessera (inside, pictured at Randwick) will have one more run before the 2016 Golden Slipper Stakes on March 19. Photo: Steve Hart.

All the early race hype on the opening Group race ...

Blue Diamond Preview C&G Tips and Betting Preview

Blue Diamond Preview C&G Tips and Betting Preview

Thirteen three-year-olds remain in contention for Tuesday’s 2016 Listed Blue Diamond Preview (1000m) for colts and geldings at Caulfield Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Power Trip is our tip to take out Tuesday’s 2016 Blue Diamond Preview C&G. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Godolphin colt Cohesion remains outright ...

Capitalist Is The 2016 Magic Millions Classic Winner

Capitalist Is The 2016 Magic Millions Classic Winner

Capitalist is now a dominant favourite in Golden Slipper betting markets after he recorded a soft victory in the 2016 Magic Millions Classic at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Capitalist justified his extremely short quote to take out the 2016 Magic Millions Classic at the Gold Coast this afternoon. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Capitalist went straight to the top of ...

Telperion Chance for 2016 Golden Slipper Stakes

Telperion Chance for 2016 Golden Slipper Stakes

The Champagne Stakes over the mile next April might be the long term target for the John O’Shea-trained Telperion, but there is a chance for an earlier Golden Slipper 2016 bid with the Godolphin youngster.

John O’Shea (pictured with Sea Siren) has the 2016 Champagne Stakes over the mile in Sydney as a major autumn target for two-year-old ...