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Grand Prix Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Update

Grand Prix Stakes 2017 Betting Tips & Update

The Queensland Derby-bound three-year-olds face off at Eagle Farm Racecourse in this Saturday’s 2017 Grand Prix Stakes, betting tips and the latest odds for which are detailed below. Kiwi visitor Shocking Luck is the well-supported $3.20 favourite at for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) on Kingsford-Smith Cup Day. Drawn a treat…

Money Rolls in for Omei Sword to Win Silver Shadow

Money Rolls in for Omei Sword to Win Silver Shadow

Despite not having won in stakes’ class the Chris Waller-trained Omei Sword is all the rage in 2016 Silver Shadow Stakes betting in Sydney this afternoon. A line-up of 11 three-year-old fillies take to the Randwick track in Race 5 at 2:20pm (AEST) on Warwick Stakes Day for the $175,000 Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes…

2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Betting: Omei Sword Favourite

2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Betting: Omei Sword Favourite

Chris Waller’s promising filly Omei Sword has opened favourite in Silver Shadow Stakes 2016 betting for her return at Randwick Racecourse this weekend in Sydney. The daughter of High Chaparral has had three starts to date, her sole win an 1100m success on debut as a two-year-old in a fillies’ maiden at Rosehill in late…

2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Test for Manaya

2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Test for Manaya

Young Sydney filly Manaya is out to prove her Warwick Farm trainer Michael Costa she has spring potential when she takes on a class field of her own kind first-up at Randwick in Saturday’s Silver Shadow Stakes 2016. The nicely-bred daughter of Hinchinbrook is a half-sister to former top class mare Hot Danish and has…

Calliope Heads 2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Field

Calliope Heads 2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Field

John O’Shea’s returning Golden Slipper failure Calliope will be out to atone when she races first-up in the Silver Shadow Stakes 2016 field at Randwick Racecourse on the weekend. Set to run as Randwick Race 5 at 2:20pm (AEST) as part of the Warwick Stakes Day action, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Alpha Flight Services…

Omei Sword Leads 2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Nominations

Omei Sword Leads 2016 Silver Shadow Stakes Nominations

A host of smart Flight Stakes-bound fillies take to the Royal Randwick track for Saturday’s Silver Shadow Stakes 2016 including the well-fancied nominee Omei Sword. Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller has nominated his High Chaparral filly Omei Sword to kick off her Sydney Spring Racing Carnival bid in the $175,000 Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes…

2016 Golden Rose Considered for Manaya

2016 Golden Rose Considered for Manaya

A half-sister to dual Group 1 winner Hot Danish, Manaya could target the Golden Rose Stakes 2016 this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival according to her trainer Michael Costa. Costa has ruled out races like the Group 1 Flight Stakes (1600m) at Randwick and Melbourne’s Group 1 Thousand Guineas (1600m) at Caulfield this October, but has…