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2015 Golden Slipper Late Entry Possible for Widden Stakes Winner Fireworks

2015 Golden Slipper Late Entry Possible for Widden Stakes Winner Fireworks

Not wanting to break tradition, it looks likely that connections of two-year-old Fireworks will pay the $150,000 late entry fee for the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) after the filly scored a come-from-behind victory in the Group 3 Widden Stakes (1100m) on Saturday. Overreach and Mossfun, the last two winners of the Golden Slipper, both…

2015 Golden Slipper Hopefuls Impress at Barrier Trial

2015 Golden Slipper Hopefuls Impress at Barrier Trial

They’ve yet to debut in a race but colts Outreach and Mawahibb both solidified their 2015 Golden Slipper chances in a Rosehill barrier trial on Tuesday. It’s safe to say that both colts have very high expectations set upon them with each having a sister win the $3.5 million race in previous years but they…

Rubick to Stud Stakes After Schillaci Stakes Triumph

Rubick to Stud Stakes After Schillaci Stakes Triumph

Boom colt Rubick has returned to racing in typically scintillating form at Caulfield Racecourse this afternoon, leading from nearly start to finish in winning the particularly well-contested Group 2 Schillaci Stakes (1000m). Jumping from the gates well, Rubick immediately travelled to the fore of the field, settling on the rails inside Overreach before taking up…

Overreach Ready for Comeback in 2014 Schillaci Stakes

Overreach Ready for Comeback in 2014 Schillaci Stakes

Overreach hasn’t been seen on a race field in just under 18 months, but leading jockey Tommy Berry is confident the mare can pick up where she left off – three wins and a third placing – in this Saturday’s Group 2 Anco Instant Turf Schillaci Stakes (1000m) at Caulfield Racecourse. The daughter of Exceed…

Schillaci Stakes 2014 Betting Tips

Schillaci Stakes 2014 Betting Tips

Melbourne is host to a super day’s racing this Saturday with a 10 race card for Caulfield Guineas Day, the meeting’s short distance feature being the 2014 Schillaci Stakes. Running as Caulfield Race 4 at 2:45pm this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Schillaci Stakes (1000m) field may be small with only seven in the mix but…

2014 Schillaci Stakes Odds – Rubick Shares Favouritism

2014 Schillaci Stakes Odds – Rubick Shares Favouritism

Highly spruiked comeback colt Rubick is currently sharing top spot in the Schillaci Stakes 2014 betting markets for his first-up run on Caulfield Guineas Day in Melbourne on Saturday. Gerald Ryan’s former top two-year-old races first-up in the $200,000 Group 2 Anco Instant Turf Schillaci Stakes (1000m) at Caulfield Racecourse in his maiden run since…

2015 Golden Slipper First Acceptances Up 16%

2015 Golden Slipper First Acceptances Up 16%

This week the Australian Turf Club (ATC) took first acceptances for the Golden Slipper 2015 with entries up more than 16 percent on last year for the world’s richest two-year-olds’ race that will run in March next year. Previously held in early April at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse, the $3.5 million Group 1 Tooheys New Golden…

Seven Horse Schillaci Stakes 2014 Field Released

Seven Horse Schillaci Stakes 2014 Field Released

A small but classy field of just seven sprinters is set to face off in the 2014 Schillaci Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse this weekend, the 1000m showdown one of eight Group races on the Caulfield Guineas Day line-up. Due to run as Race 4 at 2:45pm, this year’s $200,000 Group 2 Anco Instant Turf Schillaci…

Rubick Heads 2014 Schillaci Stakes Nominations

Rubick Heads 2014 Schillaci Stakes Nominations

Gerald Ryan’s former star juvenile Rubick will make his much awaited new season return in Saturday’s Schillaci Stakes 2014, nominations for the Caulfield Guineas Day sprint showdown featuring a dozen hopefuls. A bumper nine-race program is set to light up Caulfield Racecourse on Saturday including the sprinters facing off in the $200,000 Group 2 Anco…

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Nominations Taken

2015 Blue Diamond Stakes Nominations Taken

Nominations for the Blue Diamond Stakes 2015 next Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival were taken by the Melbourne Racing Club (MRC) on Tuesday with 1205 yearlings nominated for the two-year-olds’ classic. With nominations up 17 from last season, next year’s $1 million Group 1 Sportingbet Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) marks the 45th edition of the race…