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Quality Stayers Included In 2013 Craven Plate Nominations

Quality Stayers Included In 2013 Craven Plate Nominations

A number of quality stayers have been included in the nominations for the Group 3 Craven Plate (2000m) that will be run at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Headlining the Craven Plate nominations are the Robert Hickmott-trained foursome of Fawkner, Masked Marvel, Mourayan and Seville but all four are not expected to be included in the final…

2013 Frank Packer Plate Nominations Released

2013 Frank Packer Plate Nominations Released

All of the early nominations for the Sydney Cup Day races at Royal Randwick this Saturday have now been released including those for the three-year-olds’ Frank Packer Plate 2013. While the premier race for the age group was the Australian Derby on April 13, the $125,000 Group 3 Frank Packer Plate (2000m) is a nice…

Star Kiwi Heads Royal Sovereign Stakes 2013 Field

Star Kiwi Heads Royal Sovereign Stakes 2013 Field

This Saturday’s 2013 Royal Sovereign Stakes field is set to be dominated by a former Kiwi with Group 1 winning colt Sacred Falls engaged to make their down under debut for new trainer Chris Waller, another New Zealand expat, in the Rosehill Gardens’ feature. Running as Rosehill Race 5 at 3:30pm (AEST) this year’s $175,000…

The Schweppervescence 2012 – Flying Snitzel Clear Favourite

The Schweppervescence 2012 – Flying Snitzel Clear Favourite

The prestigious Golden Slipper isn’t the only two-year-old race at Rosehill this Saturday, with the 2012 Schweppervescence set to test a talented field of juveniles over 1400 metres. There is no denying the quality in the glamour Golden Slipper race will be higher but one thing the races have in common is a very short-priced…