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2014 Skyline Stakes Nominations Feature Slipper Hopes

2014 Skyline Stakes Nominations Feature Slipper Hopes

A number of young colts and geldings with Golden Slipper dreams will face off in Sydney’s Skyline Stakes 2014 as part of Randwick Guineas Day this weekend.

Saturday’s $175,000 Group 2 Skyline Stakes (1200m) has attracted 10 two-year-olds at nomination stage, four less than the fillies’ version the Sweet Embrace Stakes.

Both races offer a ballot exemption for the winner…

Alpha Miss No Certainty For 2014 Golden Slipper

Alpha Miss No Certainty For 2014 Golden Slipper

Trainer Gary Nickson has revealed that talented filly Alpha Miss is no certainty to contest the 2014 Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens on April 5, despite recording an impressive victory in the Listed Lonhro Plate (1100m) at Warwick Farm on Saturday.

Alpha Miss went into the Lonhro Plate on the fifth line of betting, but the daughter of Lucky Owners worked…

2014 Sweet Embrace Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Sweet Embrace Stakes Nominations Released

This Saturday the ambitious Golden Slipper dreams of a number of young fillies go on the line as they contest the Sweet Embrace Stakes 2014 at Randwick Racecourse.

One of the key support races of Randwick Guineas Day, this year’s edition of the $175,000 Group 2 Sweet Embrace Stakes (1200m) has attracted 14 nominees.

A number of these two-year-old fillies…

Clifton Red Causes Boilover In 2014 Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes

Clifton Red Causes Boilover In 2014 Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes

Clifton Red made an impressive start to her racing career with an upset victory over the well-backed Ygritte in the Group 3 Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes (1200m) at Flemington this afternoon.

Widden Stakes runner-up Ygritte took up the running with 300 metres left to run and looked as though she had the race won, but Clifton Red worked home strongly to hit the…

Boomwaa leads 2014 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Final Field

Boomwaa leads 2014 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Final Field

A talented field of 12 has been confirmed to line up for the 2014 Group 2 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Flemington this weekend, including exciting three-year-old Boomwaa.

Having debuted on track third behind Risen From Doubt and Jabali in the Listed Maribyrnong Trial Stakes (1000m) on October 5th, Boomwaa (barrier 2) quickly firmed as a frontrunner for both…

Boomwaa Features in 2014 VRC Sires Produce Stakes Nominations

Boomwaa Features in 2014 VRC Sires Produce Stakes Nominations

Nominations for the 2014 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) have highlighted a list of 12 possibilities for this weekend’s Group 2 major at Flemington racecourse, including Awesome Rock.

Having first trialled in early September 2013, trainer Leon Corstens elected to keep Awesome Rock in the spelling paddock for the entirety of the Spring Racing Carnival, instead eyeing a debut preparation…

17 Nominated for 2014 Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes

17 Nominated for 2014 Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes

A talented field of 17 has been nominated for the 2014 Group 3 Thoroughbred Breeders’ Stakes (1200m) at Flemington this weekend, including exciting filly Ygritte.

Having claimed a particularly strong Rosehill barrier trial on January 21st, Ygritte overcame a talented field on debut to win the Facebook Friends Race Day Maiden (1000m) before producing a strong turn of foot to…

Mossfun Continues Perfect Career Start in 2014 Silver Slipper

Mossfun Continues Perfect Career Start in 2014 Silver Slipper

Talented filly Mossfun has continued her perfect career start for Team Hawkes, claiming the Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this afternoon ahead of a particularly classy field.

Having received huge support from punters late, the Mossman filly jumped $3 favourite and took up the pace early before falling back into the pack and holding prime…

Bring Me The Maid Takes out Listed Sports 1000 Stakes

Bring Me The Maid Takes out Listed Sports 1000 Stakes

Talented two-year-old Bring Me The Maid has overcome an exciting field to win the Listed Sports 1000 Stakes (1000m) down the famous Flemington straight today.

Having jumped fairly, the Sebring filly sat comfortably amongst the field in her first competitive start as a professional racer and allowed pre-post favourite Eloping to take up the pace, before picking up a strong…

Mossfun Registers as Silver Slipper Market Mover

Mossfun Registers as Silver Slipper Market Mover

The 2014 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) has attracted a talented field of just seven runners for this weekend’s Group 2 feature event at Rosehill Gardens, with the final result likely to alter betting markets for the 2014 Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m).

Exciting colt Unencumbered currently leads betting markets for the 2014 Silver Slipper at a quote of $2.90, ahead…