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Deploy Fills 2017 The Everest Race Slot for Waller

Deploy Fills 2017 The Everest Race Slot for Waller

Super Sydney trainer Chris Waller has confirmed Deploy will fill his slot in The Everest 2017 field at Royal Randwick on October 14 when the $10 million feature runs for the first time. The Gerald Ryan-trained Deploy will represent the rival horseman in the Restricted weight-for-age sprint, taking place over 1200m on the same date…

Shannon Stakes 2017 Field Features Epsom Bound Dawn Wall

Shannon Stakes 2017 Field Features Epsom Bound Dawn Wall

One of the possible Epsom Handicap runners for trainer Chris Waller in Saturday week’s feature, Dawn Wall is accepted for the 2017 Shannon Stakes this weekend at Rosehill Gardens. The Group 2 $200,000 Schweppes Shannon Stakes (1500m) offers gallopers a final shot to gain a ballot and penalty free ride into the Group 1 $1…

Golden Pendant 2017 Field: Euro Angel Draws Barrier 1

Golden Pendant 2017 Field: Euro Angel Draws Barrier 1

2017 Golden Pendant odds on the improving Hawkes Racing-trained Euro Angel look set to firm after the mare came up trumps with barrier one for the lucrative feature on Golden Rose Day in Sydney on Saturday. Scheduled to run as Rosehill Race 8 at 4:35pm (AEST) one event after the 2017 Golden Rose Stakes, this…

2017 The Shorts Tips & Odds Update

2017 The Shorts Tips & Odds Update

Winx may be the main attraction at Royal Randwick on George Main Stakes Day, but the punters are also in for a treat with a field of the top sprinters doing battle in The Shorts 2017 – betting tips and updated odds for which are detailed below. Winx is on show in Race 6 on…

Redzel Tops The Shorts 2017 Betting on Way to The Everest

Redzel Tops The Shorts 2017 Betting on Way to The Everest

After confirming a spot in next month’s 2017 The Everest this week the money on the Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Redzel has poured in for the galloper to win The Shorts at Royal Randwick on the weekend. The five-year-old will represent James Harron’s Bloodstock in the $10 million The Everest (1200m) back at the track…

Chautauqua Heads 2017 The Shorts Field of Everest Horses

Chautauqua Heads 2017 The Shorts Field of Everest Horses

It is a star-studded affair for The Shorts 2017 race at Royal Randwick on Saturday with the return of champion sprinter Chautauqua who will face off against three fellow horses confirmed for next month’s The Everest. A key support act on a Sydney race card headlined by the third campaign run of Winx in the…

2017 The Everest Slot Holders Queuing Up for Vega Magic

2017 The Everest Slot Holders Queuing Up for Vega Magic

Lead trainer David Hayes has described slot-holders as queuing up to have the stable’s Memsie Stakes winner Vega Magic race for them in The Everest 2017 field next month. There are no guarantees that the dual Group 1 winning Lope De Vega gelding will be the one to line-up for The Star with whom the…

Dunn Focused on Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 

Dunn Focused on Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas 2017 

Jockey Dwayne Dunn has lost The Everest ride on Chautauqua in Sydney next month but the silver lining means his attention is now solely focused on the 2017 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas mount aboard Royal Symphony.   Connections made the announcement this week that the Team Hawkes-trained champion sprinter Chautauqua would be ridden by Brenton Avdulla in the inaugural edition of the $10 million The Everest (1200m) at Royal Randwick on October…

Avdulla Climbs on Chautauqua for The Everest 2017 

Avdulla Climbs on Chautauqua for The Everest 2017 

Jockey Brenton Avdulla has picked-up the plum ride aboard the Team Hawkes-trained favourite Chautauqua in next month’s 2017 The Everest.  The $10 million weight-for-age Restricted The Everest race runs for the first time on October 14 at Royal Randwick Racecourse and the 1200m sprint is now the world’s richest turf race.   Futures The Everest betting at have the Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained Chautauqua as the $4.80 favourite.   The now…

Record 2018 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Nominations

Record 2018 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Nominations

Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2018 nominations have closed with a record 1470 yearlings in the mix for the $1.5 million feature next Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival. Thursday afternoon saw Racing Victoria receive a bumper list of early entries heading towards the $1.5 million Group 1 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse on February…