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2016 Phar Lap Stakes Field Features Sacred Eye

2016 Phar Lap Stakes Field Features Sacred Eye

The David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Sacred Eye continues her Australian Oaks bid this weekend at Rosehill Racecourse taking on the boys in the Phar Lap Stakes 2016 on Coolmore Classic Day. Running as Rosehill Race 6 at 3:30pm (AEDT) this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Cellarbrations Phar Lap Stakes (1500m) has attracted a final field…

2016 Phar Lap Stakes Nominations

2016 Phar Lap Stakes Nominations

Fifteen three-year-olds are poised to line up at Rosehill Gardens this weekend following the release of 2016 Phar Lap Stakes nominations this morning, highlighted by the inclusion of a number of runners targeting Group 1 feature races further into the Autumn Carnival. Ghisoni and Italy have both also been included in nominations for the Group…

2015 Tea Rose Stakes Nominations Feature 18 Class Fillies

2015 Tea Rose Stakes Nominations Feature 18 Class Fillies

Eighteen classy fillies make up the nominations for the Tea Rose Stakes 2015 at Randwick in Sydney this weekend as part of the George Main Stakes Day action. A nice support act on the program this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival’s $175,000 Group 2 Tea Rose Stakes (1400m) is a key lead-up into the $500,000 Group…

Lake Geneva Leads Silver Shadow Stakes 2015 Odds

Lake Geneva Leads Silver Shadow Stakes 2015 Odds

Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes’s dual Group 1 placed Lake Geneva is set to jump narrow favourite in the 2015 Silver Shadow Stakes at Royal Randwick this weekend as part of the Warwick Stakes Day action. The daughter of Fastnet Rock is one of only six three-year-old fillies facing off in this year’s $175,000 Group…

Kimberley Star Leads 2015 Silver Shadow Stakes Nominations

Kimberley Star Leads 2015 Silver Shadow Stakes Nominations

Gai Waterhouse’s flying filly Kimberley Star is the headline nominee for the Silver Shadow Stakes 2015 at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday, the three-year-old shooting for her fourth win on the trot if accepted. The key support race on the Warwick Stakes Day program in Sydney, nominations for this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes…

15 in TL Baillieu Handicap Nominations

15 in TL Baillieu Handicap Nominations

The Group 3 TL Baillieu Handicap (1400m) is one of nine races running at Rosehill this Saturday, attracting 15 juveniles during nominations Monday morning. John O’Shea has nominated two Godolphin horses for the two-year-old race – Inner Circle and Italy. Inner Circle failed to make the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) field last Saturday after…

Golden Slipper a Possibility for 2015 Magic Night Stakes Winner Speak Fondly

Golden Slipper a Possibility for 2015 Magic Night Stakes Winner Speak Fondly

13 two-year-old fillies ran over 1200 metres at Rosehill this afternoon in the Group 2 Magic Night Stakes, their final chance at earning a place in the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) field next Saturday. John O’Shea’s Italy missed the start while race favourite Always Allison was third last after jumping. Thorsborne took up the…

2015 Magic Night Stakes Betting Tips

2015 Magic Night Stakes Betting Tips

One of two races off a ballot free ride into the Golden Slipper Saturday week, the Magic Night Stakes 2015 is a big deal for the horses and their connections as well as the punters at Rosehill Gardens this weekend. Running as the fourth on Coolmore Classic Day at 2:10pm (AEDT), the $175,000 Group 2…

Magic Night Stakes 2015 Odds Lead by Always Allison

Magic Night Stakes 2015 Odds Lead by Always Allison

Last start Sweet Embrace Stakes winner Always Allison looks to secure an 11th hour bid in the Golden Slipper Saturday week when she jumps favourite in the 2015 Magic Night Stakes odds this weekend at Rosehill Gardens. A return to the track on March 21 for the $3.5 million Group 1 Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m)…

McDonald Tips Magic Night for Italy Ahead of Golden Slipper

McDonald Tips Magic Night for Italy Ahead of Golden Slipper

A host of young fillies looking for the 2015 Golden Slipper ballot exemption face off in Saturday’s Magic Night Stakes at Rosehill including Italy whose hoop James McDonald rates her a livewire chance for both races. There are 14 two-year-old fillies making up the field for the $175,000 Group 2 Magic Night Stakes (1200m) on…