News About Missile Stakes Day

Thronum Scores Upset 2016 The Rosebud Result

Thronum Scores Upset 2016 The Rosebud Result

The new training partnership of Gai Waterhouse and her former racing manager Adrian Bott got underway in the best way possible on Saturday with smart young colt Thronum scoring an upset win in Randwick’s The Rosebud 2016. A field of seven three-year-olds lined up in this year’s $100,000 Listed The Randwick City Council Rosebud (1200m)…

Hair Trigger to Step Up in 2016 The Rosebud

Hair Trigger to Step Up in 2016 The Rosebud

James Cummings said he wouldn’t be surprised to see progressive three-year-old Hair Trigger step up when he makes his black-type debut in Saturday’s The Rosebud 2016 at Randwick Racecourse. The $100,000 Listed The Rosebud (1200m) on Missile Stakes Day kicks off the official campaign trail for three-year-olds heading towards a September 10 run in the…

Mediterranean Tops The Rosebud 2016 Betting

Mediterranean Tops The Rosebud 2016 Betting

Peter & Paul Snowden’s Golden Rose-bound colt Mediterranean has opened favourite to handle a Heavy track at Royal Randwick on Saturday with a win in the 2016 The Rosebud. The stable may be forced to scratch current favourite for the $1 million Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m), held at Rosehill on September 10, Capitalist…

Capitalist Could Miss Wet Missile Stakes 2016

Capitalist Could Miss Wet Missile Stakes 2016

Odds-on favourite Capitalist could be scratched from Saturday’s 2016 Missile Stakes if the Randwick meeting even continues with heavy and continuing rainfall in Sydney. The entire south coast of New South Wales has been hit with a deluge of rain this week forcing the abandonment of Thursday’s Coffs Harbour Cup day meeting. Racing NSW and…

Capitalist Dominates 2016 Missile Stakes Odds

Capitalist Dominates 2016 Missile Stakes Odds

Unsurprisingly Peter & Paul Snowden’s returning Golden Slipper winner Capitalist has opened odds-on favourite to kick off his three-year-old season with a win in the Missile Stakes 2016 on the weekend. A diminutive field of just seven sprinters face off in this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Mark Moran Missile Stakes (1200m), the weight-for-age Sydney clash…

2016 The Rosebud Field: Rails Draw for Thronum

2016 The Rosebud Field: Rails Draw for Thronum

Promising young colt Thronum will make his Black-Type debut from the inside alley for Gai Waterhouse in The Rosebud 2016 at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday. Waterhouse, who now trains in partnership with her former racing manager Adrian Bott, puts the son of Snitzel to the test stepping him up in grade for the $100,000 Listed…

2016 Missile Stakes Field: Six Rivals for Capitalist

2016 Missile Stakes Field: Six Rivals for Capitalist

Peter & Paul Snowden’s returning Golden Slipper winner Capitalist will have just six rivals as he looks to make history as the first three-year-old Missile Stakes 2016 winner in over a decade. The $3.5 million earner has suffered just one loss in his five-start career to date and on Saturday will jump odds-on favourite to…

Mediterranean Heads 2016 The Rosebud Nominations

Mediterranean Heads 2016 The Rosebud Nominations

A line-up of Golden Rose Stakes hopefuls are nominated for The Rosebud 2016 at Royal Randwick on Saturday including Peter & Paul Snowden’s last start winner Mediterranean. The $100,000 Listed The Rosebud (1200m) is one of two Black-Type races on the card for Sydney’s opening meeting of the new season along with the $175,000 Group…

2016 Missile Stakes Nominations Feature Just 7 Entries

2016 Missile Stakes Nominations Feature Just 7 Entries

Sydney’s first Group race of the new season is the Missile Stakes 2016 this Saturday at Randwick Racecourse that has attracted just seven early entries. Despite being the opening feature race of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival, this season’s $175,000 Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) will run well under its capacity 18-starter field with the…

2015 Golden Rose Aim for Rosebud Winner Sebring Sun

2015 Golden Rose Aim for Rosebud Winner Sebring Sun

Sebring Sun is on track for a Golden Rose 2015 campaign this Sydney Spring Racing Carnival after impressing with a win in Saturday’s The Rosebud at Royal Randwick. The Gary Portelli-trained son of Sebring scored his second career win at start number six, backing up from a first-up effort over 1200m at Canterbury on July…