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Tramway Stakes 2017 First-Up for Happy Clapper

Tramway Stakes 2017 First-Up for Happy Clapper

Pat Webster’s $2 million earner Happy Clapper could avoid a first-up Group 1 run in Melbourne and resume racing Saturday week in the 2017 Tramway Stakes at Royal Randwick. The Sydney-trained Teofilo seven-year-old hasn’t raced since a fifth to champion mare Winx in the Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) back on April 8. Happy…

Comin’ Through on Epsom Handicap 2017 Path

Comin’ Through on Epsom Handicap 2017 Path

After a narrow first-up win in Sydney on the weekend, it is full steam ahead towards the 2017 Epsom Handicap for the Chris Waller-trained Comin’ Through. At Royal Randwick on Saturday, the Fastnet Rock stallion made his four-year-old debut winning the $100,000 Broccolini Handicap (1400m) by a quarter-length over stablemate Life Less Ordinary. It was…

Excuses for 2017 The Everest Hope Omei Sword

Excuses for 2017 The Everest Hope Omei Sword

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller could still fill his slot in the inaugural The Everest race field with his exciting sprinter Omei Sword after finding excuses for her failed first-up run from the weekend. The four-year-old daughter of High Chaparral raced for the first time since March taking on a smart field of fellow sprinters…

2017 Warwick Stakes Results: Winx In a Nail-Biter

2017 Warwick Stakes Results: Winx In a Nail-Biter

Equine superstar Winx has missed the start but still managed to win the Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m) after mustering a turn of foot for the ages at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Winx stood in the barriers and gave her rivals a start of around five or six lengths and jockey Hugh Bowman was subsequently…

Dracarys Too Good in Up And Coming Stakes

Dracarys Too Good in Up And Coming Stakes

Dracarys has continued his smart run of form with an impressive win in the Group 3 Up And Coming Stakes (1300m) at Royal Randwick in track record time this afternoon. Dracarys was all but forgotten in 2017 Up And Coming Stakes betting markets, but jumped from the barriers well and took a position within the…

2017 Warwick Stakes Day Results: Winx Wins the Feature

2017 Warwick Stakes Day Results: Winx Wins the Feature

The return of champion mare Winx in the feature race headlines an outstanding 2017 Warwick Stakes Day card at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Races.com.au will be covering all the 2017 Warwick Stakes Day results as they happen this afternoon and we are set for an exciting day of racing at Royal Randwick. 2017 Warwick Stakes…

Golden Rose the Target for Silver Shadow Stakes Winner Formality

Golden Rose the Target for Silver Shadow Stakes Winner Formality

Formality has produced a smart kick in the final straight at Randwick this afternoon to win the Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at her first-up start. Jumping from the gates well, jockey Kerrin McEvoy allowed Formality to stride forward and immediately take up the running; setting a fair tempo for the small Silver Shadow…

2017 Warwick Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2017 Warwick Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Champion mare Winx will resume in the feature race on 2017 Warwick Stakes Day at Royal Randwick Racecourse this afternoon and below are the complete scratchings and track report for the Sydney card. It is a fine day in the greater Sydney metropolitan region and the Royal Randwick track has been rated a ‘Good 3’…

2017 Up And Coming Stakes Tips & Betting Preview

2017 Up And Coming Stakes Tips & Betting Preview

Ten three-year-olds have been confirmed in an open field for Saturday’s Group 3 Up And Coming Stakes (1300m) at Royal Randwick; offering punters terrific value from a betting perspective and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Calculated ran a strong second behind Siege Of Quebec at his last start and remains an outright…

2017 Show County Quality Odds Update & Tips

2017 Show County Quality Odds Update & Tips

Omei Sword’s recent racing career has been plagued by injury, but the classy mare has continued to firm in 2017 Show County Quality betting markets and is set to start a clear favourite in the Group 3 race at Randwick on Saturday. Omei Sword has only made seven appearances at the races since making her…