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Chocante Out to Emulate Sire in Melbourne Cup 2017

Chocante Out to Emulate Sire in Melbourne Cup 2017

Progressive Kiwi stayer Chocante is on a 2017 Melbourne Cup mission down under this spring chasing a win in the world’s most famous two-mile handicap as his sire Shocking did back in 2009. Trained across the Tasman by the Cambridge-based Stephen Marsh, the rising five-year-old is set to race exclusively in Australia this coming prep….

Revitalised 2017 Sydney Spring Carnival Confirmed

Revitalised 2017 Sydney Spring Carnival Confirmed

Racing NSW has today confirmed a number of changes to programming and prize money throughout the forthcoming 2017 Spring Racing Carnival. Headlined by the inaugural running of the $10 million The Everest (1200m) at Royal Randwick on October 14th, Racing NSW has restructured the Spring Carnival to favour sprinters, middle-distance horses and stayers, while also…

Magic Mans Rides 2016 Kingston Town Stakes Winner McCreery

Magic Mans Rides 2016 Kingston Town Stakes Winner McCreery

Brazilian hoop Joao Moreira kicked off his Golden Rose Stakes Day rides with a win partnering Chris Waller’s dominant Kingston Town Stakes 2016 winner McCreery to victory. Waller saddled up three runners in the $125,000 Group 3 Kingston Town Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill Gardens including last start Listed Rowley Mile (1600m) winner McCreery. The imported…

2016 Golden Rose Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Golden Rose Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Rosehill Gardens Racecourse comes alive for one of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival’s major race meetings – Golden Rose Stakes Day 2016 – scratchings and the latest track report for which are detailed below. It is partly cloudy in Sydney today with almost no chance of rain meaning the current Soft (5) track rating on…

2016 Kingston Town Stakes Betting Tips & Update

2016 Kingston Town Stakes Betting Tips & Update

The Kingston Town Stakes 2016 opens Group racing on Golden Rose Stakes Day in Sydney this weekend, betting tips and the latest odds for the handicap staying showdown found below. Running as Rosehill Race 5 at 2:35pm (AEST), the $125,000 Group 3 Kingston Town Stakes (2000m) field is down to 11 starters after the early…

2016 Kingston Town Stakes Field & Odds: Allergic Favourite

2016 Kingston Town Stakes Field & Odds: Allergic Favourite

Despite drawing the outside alley at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday the John O’Shea-trained Allergic is the well-supported favourite of the Kingston Town Stakes 2016 field. A key support act on the Golden Rose Stakes Day card in Sydney, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Kingston Town Stakes (2000m) originally drew a final field of 12 stayers….

Magic Hurricane Heads 2016 Kingston Town Stakes Nominations

Magic Hurricane Heads 2016 Kingston Town Stakes Nominations

Godolphin’s Group 1 winning stayer Magic Hurricane is nominated to continue his spring run this weekend at Rosehill Racecourse in the Kingston Town Classic 2016. One of four Group races on the Golden Rose Stakes Day card in Sydney on Saturday, nominations for the $125,000 Group 3 Kingston Town Stakes (2000m) have been extended until…

Winx scores last to first win in Theo Marks Stakes

Winx scores last to first win in Theo Marks Stakes

Queensland Oaks winner Winx scored an astounding last to first win in the Group 2 $200,000 Theo Marks Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill today. The Chris Waller trained Winx was having her first run back after winning the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2200m) at Doomben during the Brisbane Winter Carnival.  James…

Silverball too strong in Kingston Town Stakes

Silverball too strong in Kingston Town Stakes

French import Silverball put his claims in for a start in The Metropolitan with a tradesman like win in the Group 3 $125,000 Thoroughbred Central Kingston Town Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill today. Winning trainer Chris Waller had no hesitation in picking out the Group 1 $750,000 The Metropolitan (2400m) at Randwick on October 3 as…

2015 Golden Rose Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Golden Rose Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Rosehill Gardens will play host of Sydney’s premier race card this afternoon, highlighted by a number of talent-rich black type events including the featured Group 1 Golden Rose (1400m) for three-year-olds. It is a beautiful day in the greater Sydney metropolitan area and the Rosehill Gardens track has been rated a Good 3 – the Penetrometer…