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2014 Golden Slipper Field Announced – Barriers To Come

2014 Golden Slipper Field Announced – Barriers To Come

Peter Snowden's unbeaten filly Earthquake looks hard to beat in the Golden Slipper field this year. Photo: Steve Hart.

There were few surprises when the Australian Turf Club (ATC) announced final acceptors for the Golden Slipper 2014 field today, a capacity line-up of star juveniles headed by Earthquake to face off in Sydney on Saturday.

A total of 16 starters ...

Pheidon Tops 2014 Tulloch Stakes Nominations

Pheidon Tops 2014 Tulloch Stakes Nominations

2014 Australian Derby-bound Pheidon repersents Gai Waterhouse in the Tulloch Stakes this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Gai Waterhouse may be hoping for the big one in Sydney this Saturday with a Golden Slipper upset, but she’s a better chance of taking out the day’s Group 2 with Pheidon heading the Tulloch Stakes 2014 nominations.

The five-time Golden Slipper winning ...

Earthquake Awaits 2014 Golden Slipper Barrier Draw

Earthquake Awaits 2014 Golden Slipper Barrier Draw

Earthquake is likely to start odds-on favourite for Saturday's Golden Slipper 2014. Photo: Steve Hart.

There seems to be nothing stopping or even challenging the Golden Slipper 2014 bid of Peter Snowden’s ace filly Earthquake ahead of this Saturday, except perhaps the approaching barrier draw.

The undefeated daughter of Exceed And Excel emerged as a genuine contender for the ...

Bring Me The Maid Continues Strong Form in 2014 Magic Night Stakes

Bring Me The Maid Continues Strong Form in 2014 Magic Night Stakes

Talented filly Bring Me The Maid has continued her sensational career start at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon, producing an incredible turn of foot to win the Group 2 Magic Night Stakes (1200m) and claim a ballot-free entry into next weekend’s Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m).

Bring Me The Maid has continued her strong career start with victory in the Group ...

Clifton Red Features in Magic Night Stakes 2014 Field

Clifton Red Features in Magic Night Stakes 2014 Field

Golden Slipper roughie Clifton Red will look to improve her Group 1 chances with a Magic Night Stakes 2014 win this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Saturday at Rosehill Gardens presents two-year-olds with a final chance of making the Golden Slipper cut this autumn, and one filly bound for the $3.5 million classic via the 2014 Magic Night Stakes ...

2014 Magic Night Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Magic Night Stakes Nominations Released

With a ballot-free entry into the 2014 Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) figuring as the major prize on this weekend, 21 classy fillies have nominated for a position in the Group 2 Magic Night Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens.

Bring Me The Maid has been nominated for the 2014 Magic Night Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia

One of ...

Risen From Doubt Headlines 2014 Pago Pago Stakes Nominations

Risen From Doubt Headlines 2014 Pago Pago Stakes Nominations

A talented field of 17 two-year-old colts and geldings has nominated for this weekend’s Group 2 Pago Pago Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens, ultimately chasing a ballot-free entry into the major Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) on March 5th.

Risen From Doubt has been included in nominations for the 2014 Pago Pago Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...

Earthquake Continues Perfect Career Start in 2014 Reisling Stakes

Earthquake Continues Perfect Career Start in 2014 Reisling Stakes

Leading two-year-old Earthquake has continued her perfect career start at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon, leading from nearly start to finish to comfortably claim the Group 2 Reisling Stakes (1200m) and compound favouritism for the major Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) in two weeks’ time.

Earthquake has comfortably claimed the 2014 Group 2 Reisling Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Jumping from the ...

Ghibellines Causes Major Upset to Win 2014 Todman Stakes

Ghibellines Causes Major Upset to Win 2014 Todman Stakes

Talented two-year-old Ghibellines has caused a huge boil-over in producing an incredible sprint to claim the Group 2 Todman Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon ahead of a particularly talented field of colts and geldings.

Ghibellines has won the 2014 Group 2 Todman Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Having jumped well, the exciting Shamardal colt settled on the heels of ...

Reisling Stakes to Determine Path for Lucky Raquie

Reisling Stakes to Determine Path for Lucky Raquie

Having entered the talented two-year-old in nominations for both the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) and Group 1 ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) in early April, trainer Gerald Ryan will let results in today’s Group 2 Reisling Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens determine the course taken by Lucky Raquie this preparation.

Trainer Gerald Ryan will let this afternoon's Group 2 ...