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Japonisme Out To Find Way in Festival Stakes 2017

Japonisme Out To Find Way in Festival Stakes 2017

Jockey Glyn Schofield has described Chris Waller’s former Group 1 winner Japonisme as “lost” but hopes to turns things around on the galloper this Saturday in the 2017 Festival Stakes. Schofield partners the Choisir gelding under race conditions for the first time since a failed ninth to Tivaci in Randwick’s Group 1 All Aged Stakes…

2017 Festival Stakes Odds Update: Mister Sea Wolf Firms

2017 Festival Stakes Odds Update: Mister Sea Wolf Firms

Chris Waller’s European import Mister Sea Wolf is the early market mover firming in the Festival Stakes 2017 odds for his Australian race debut in Sydney on Saturday. There are 10 runners still in the mix for the Group 3 $150,000 Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens following the early scratching of Chalk (9). Four…

2017 ATC Cup Field & Odds: Savapinski Favourite

2017 ATC Cup Field & Odds: Savapinski Favourite

In-form mare Savapinski from the stables of Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott is the red hot favourite in ATC Cup 2017 betting to salute in the Festival Stakes Day showdown this weekend in Sydney. The four-year-old daughter of Savabeel is one of 10 hopefuls engaged for Rosehill Race 6 at 3:40pm (AEDT) on the weekend…

Salsonic Roughie Hope in Festival Stakes 2017 Betting

Salsonic Roughie Hope in Festival Stakes 2017 Betting

The winter’s Queensland Guineas winner Salsonic is out to break his four-year-old maiden status third-up as a roughie hope in 2017 Festival Stakes betting in Sydney on the weekend. Jason Coyle’s well-bred son of Hinchinbrook rounded out his three-year-old season at Doomben back in June with an upset victory in the Group 2 Queensland Guineas…

Lord Fandango Chasing 2018 The BMW Crown

Lord Fandango Chasing 2018 The BMW Crown

Ballarat horseman Archie Alexander has named Sydney’s The BMW 2018 next March as a key autumn racing target for his Caulfield Cup fourth placed stayer Lord Fandango. The German-bred Lord Of England entire proved one of the revelations of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. After winning the Benalla Cup (2046m) in late September at just…

Cabeza De Vaca Leads 2017 Festival Stakes Field

Cabeza De Vaca Leads 2017 Festival Stakes Field

The in-form Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Cabeza De Vaca will face 10 rivals in Saturday’s Festival Stakes 2017 field when the tough gelding looks to extend his winning streak to six straight. A key Sydney Summer Racing Carnival feature, this year’s Group 3 $150,000 Festival Stakes (1500m) is set to run as Rosehill Race…

Mighty Lucky Kicks off Summer Festival of Racing

Mighty Lucky Kicks off Summer Festival of Racing

It has been a long time between drinks for Mighty Lucky but Irene and Frank Cowell are hoping for a late career return to form from the eight-year-old starting with the 2017 Festival Stakes at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. The Gosford-based Casino Prince gelding is one of a dozen summer gallopers in the mix for…

Testashadow Working Hard Ahead of Festival Stakes 2017

Testashadow Working Hard Ahead of Festival Stakes 2017

Gary Portelli’s ageing sprinter-miler Testashadow had a Tuesday morning trial to help bring him on fitness wise ahead of his second-up run in the 2017 Festival Stakes at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday. Portelli admits it is unusual to give a horse an official trial the week of a race, but that as Testashadow got on…

Gongs Emerges As Potential Golden Slipper 2018 Candidate

Gongs Emerges As Potential Golden Slipper 2018 Candidate

Untapped Godolphin-raced filly Gongs could prove a potential 2018 Golden Slipper Stakes fancy for next autumn following her flawed but eye-catching debut at Canterbury on Wednesday. The two-year-old daughter of Dawn Approach won a 900m trial at the start of the month and carried that form through to Canterbury’s midweek meeting where she blitzed her…

2017 Golden Pendant Results: Daysee Doom Beats Dixie Blossoms

2017 Golden Pendant Results: Daysee Doom Beats Dixie Blossoms

Trainer Ron Quinton enjoyed a stellar Golden Pendant 2017 result for the stable running the quinella on Golden Rose Day with in-form mares Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms. Shy from dead-heating the race, Quinton celebrated the best possible result in this year’s Group 2 $400,000 Golden Pendant (1400m) as his duo held out the Chris…