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2017 George Main Stakes Nominations: Winx One of Five for Waller

2017 George Main Stakes Nominations: Winx One of Five for Waller

Sydney’s Chris Waller is out to continue his gun run in the George Main Stakes nominating for a total of five hopefuls in the mile feature, his contingent dominated by superstar mare Winx. Winx is already odds-on at $1.10 through in pre-field markets for Saturday’s Group 1 $500,000 George Main Stakes (1600m) – run as…

Red Excitement To Challenge Winx Again in George Main Stakes

Red Excitement To Challenge Winx Again in George Main Stakes

After nearly making history as the first horse to defeat Winx in over two years, the Gerald Ryan-trained veteran Red Excitement gets another shot at the world’s best mare in the 2017 George Main Stakes this weekend. Chris Waller’s darling of the turf Winx chases her 20th consecutive victory at Royal Randwick on Saturday racing…

Waller Mares Head 2017 Epsom Handicap Nominations

Waller Mares Head 2017 Epsom Handicap Nominations

Racing NSW on Monday received 89 nominations for the end of the month’s Epsom Handicap 2017 and it is the Chris Waller-trained mares leading the way in early betting.   Early entries for the Group 1 $1 million Epsom Handicap (1600m), to run at Royal Randwick on September 30, were up notably from 37 last Sydney Spring Racing Carnival.   Waller has enjoyed a magic run in…

Egg Tart set to Pop in Theo Marks Stakes 2017

Egg Tart set to Pop in Theo Marks Stakes 2017

Chris Waller’s dual Oaks winner Egg Tart has been described by hoop Kerrin McEvoy as a “champagne bottle waiting to pop”, and she gets the chance to do so first-up this weekend in the 2017 Theo Marks Stakes. The daughter of Sebring was nominated but not accepted for last weekend’s Tramway Stakes, subsequently won by…

Epsom Handicap the Target for Tramway Stakes Winner Happy Clapper

Epsom Handicap the Target for Tramway Stakes Winner Happy Clapper

Classy gelding Happy Clapper has returned to racing in the best way possible at Royal Randwick this afternoon; producing a superior turn of foot in the final straight to win the Group 2 Tramway Stakes (1400m). Happy Clapper had not been seen at the races since his credible run of fifth in the Group 1…

Tramway Stakes 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Tramway Stakes 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Plenty of talented spring gallopers resume racing in the 2017 Tramway Stakes this weekend in Sydney, but betting tips and odds on the Randwick clash are led by those boasting a fitness edge. Scheduled as the penultimate event on the Chelmsford Stakes Day card, this year’s Group 2 $200,000 Tramway Stakes (1400m) runs as Race…

Invincible Gem Heads 2017 Tramway Stakes Field & Betting

Invincible Gem Heads 2017 Tramway Stakes Field & Betting

Kris Lees’ last start Missile Stakes winning mare Invincible Gem has opened early favourite in Tramway Stakes 2017 betting for the Group 2 at Royal Randwick this weekend. A key support act on Chelmsford Stakes Day on Saturday, this year’s Group 2 $200,000 Tramway Stakes (1400m) drew a final field of 10 horses set to…

Egg Tart tops 2017 Tramway Stakes Nominations

Egg Tart tops 2017 Tramway Stakes Nominations

A brilliant field of Group 1 bound spring gallopers make up the Tramway Stakes 2017 nominations at Royal Randwick this weekend including the returning Chris Waller-trained dual Oaks winner Egg Tart. On a day when stablemate Winx chases a 19th straight win in the Group 2 Chelmsford Stakes (1600m), this Saturday also has Waller welcoming…

Tramway Stakes 2017 First-Up for Happy Clapper

Tramway Stakes 2017 First-Up for Happy Clapper

Pat Webster’s $2 million earner Happy Clapper could avoid a first-up Group 1 run in Melbourne and resume racing Saturday week in the 2017 Tramway Stakes at Royal Randwick. The Sydney-trained Teofilo seven-year-old hasn’t raced since a fifth to champion mare Winx in the Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) back on April 8. Happy…

Memsie Stakes First-Up for Happy Clapper

Memsie Stakes First-Up for Happy Clapper

Trainer Pat Webster has revealed that stable star Happy Clapper is likely to begin his Spring Carnival campaign in the Group 1 Memsie Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on September 2nd. Happy Clapper has been a strong and consistent performer for the Randwick trainer through recent seasons and was unlucky not to break through for a…