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Winter Stakes 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Winter Stakes 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

The feature race in Sydney this weekend is the 2016 Winter Stakes at Rosehill Gardens, betting tips and the latest odds on the middle-distance sprint detailed below. Running as Rosehill Race 6 at 2:35pm (AEST) on Saturday’s nine-race program, this year’s $150,000 Listed Winter Stakes (1400m) has attracted 10 hopefuls. Currently at six of those…

Quiet Winter Stakes Ride for Wouldnt It Be Nice

Quiet Winter Stakes Ride for Wouldnt It Be Nice

Jockey Christian Reith has learnt his lesson after a last start loss aboard Wouldnt It Be Nice who he partners again for an atoning run in the 2016 Winter Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this weekend. A fortnight back at the same track Reith rode the Paul Perry-trained Choisir five-year-old Wouldnt It Be Nice in the…

2016 Winter Stakes Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

2016 Winter Stakes Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

The bookies are having a hard time separating the chances of two runners in Saturday’s Winter Stakes 2016 betting markets with Ninth Legion and Better Not Blue opening clear favourites for the Rosehill Gardens clash. The sole stakes race of the weekend in Sydney, this year’s $150,000 Listed Winter Stakes (1400m) is set to run…

Ninth Legion Fit for Winter Stakes 2016

Ninth Legion Fit for Winter Stakes 2016

Former champion hoop turned trainer Peter Robl is confident his galloper Ninth Legion is fit enough to keep the wins coming this weekend in the 2016 Winter Stakes at Rosehill. Robl’s in-form son of Fastnet Rock has won his past two starts on the trot and is out to extend the success to three straight…

2016 Winter Stakes Field, Barriers & Weights

2016 Winter Stakes Field, Barriers & Weights

A small but quality final field of 10 gallopers is accepted for the Winter Stakes 2016 at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse this Saturday in Sydney. The only Black-Type on the card, this year’s $150,000 Listed Winter Stakes (1400m) is due to run as Race 6 at 2:35pm (AEST) on the nine-event program. The highest-rated and weighted…

Ninth Legion Wins 2016 Civic Stakes – Results

Ninth Legion Wins 2016 Civic Stakes – Results

The decision to return to Sydney with Ninth Legion provided the right result for trainer Peter Robl with the galloper winning the Civic Stakes 2016 at Rosehill Gardens on the weekend. Originally Fastnet Rock six-year-old Ninth Legion was a dual acceptor across two states last Saturday. Former champion jockey turned trainer Robl however opted to…

Better Not Blue Happy Ahead of Civic Stakes 2016

Better Not Blue Happy Ahead of Civic Stakes 2016

Kembla Grange trainer Michelle Ritchie is definitely not feeling blue ahead of her smart galloper Better Not Blue’s run in the 2016 Civic Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this weekend. Ritchie has kept her Churchill Downs four-year-old lightly-raced this campaign with a carefully executed autumn – winter preparation that culminates on Saturday in the $100,000 Listed…