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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.

2016 Australian Oaks hope Sacred Eye runs at Rosehill on Saturday in the Phar Lap Stakes field against the colts and geldings. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

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.

Pearls is one of four Godolphin runners included in 2016 Phar Lap Stakes nominations. Photo: Steve Hart...

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.

Honesta (pictured) is trainer John Thompson’s sole chance at back-to-back Tea Rose Stakes wins after the success of First Seal last spring. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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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.

Lake Geneva (outside) is favourite to win the Silver Shadow Stakes 2015 on Warwick Stakes Day in Sydney this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart....

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.

Kimberley Star is the in-form filly to beat in the 2015 Silver Shadow Stakes at Randwick this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

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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 holds two nominations for the TL Baillieu Handicap. Photo by Daniel Costello.

John O’Shea has nominated two Godolphin horses for the two-year-old race – Inner Circle and Italy. Inner Circle failed to make ...

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.

Speak Fondly (inside) wins her maiden a short half-head from Perignon in the Magic Night Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

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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.

Sweet Embrace Stakes winner Always Allison needs to improve to win from a wide barrier in Saturday’s 2015 Magic ...

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.

Always Allison looks the filly to beat in Saturday’s 2015 Magic Night Stakes despite her wide barrier draw. Photo: Steve Hart.

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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.

Sydney-based James McDonald believes Italy can be competitive in Saturday’s 2015 Magic Night Stakes at Rosehill Gardens. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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