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2013 Champagne Stakes Odds – Miracles Of Life Firming Favourite

2013 Champagne Stakes Odds – Miracles Of Life Firming Favourite

In a tight market for three-year-old sprinting fillies it is a proven Group 1 winner in Miracles Of Life who the punters are coming for to win the Champagne Stakes 2013 on Moir Stakes Night. Scheduled as Moonee Valley Race 4 on Friday evening this year’s $150,000 Gallagher Bassett / TBV Champagne Stakes (1200m) drew…

Champagne Stakes 2013 Field – Moir Stakes Night Racing

Champagne Stakes 2013 Field – Moir Stakes Night Racing

Daniel Clarken’s reigning Blue Diamond Stakes winner Miracles of Life will have her next start under the lights at Moonee Valley on Moir Stakes Night this Friday when she tackles a class field of fellow three-year-old fillies in the 2013 Champagne Stakes. Running as Race 4 at 7:45pm (AEST) this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Gallagher…

Miracles Of Life Leads 2013 Champagne Stakes Nominations

Miracles Of Life Leads 2013 Champagne Stakes Nominations

Daniel Clarken’s Blue Diamond Stakes winner Miracles Of Life is nominated for a second-up run in the Champagne Stakes 2013 this Friday night under the lights at Moonee Valley. One of the major support races of Moir Stakes Night, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 TBV / Gallagher Bassett Champagne Stakes (1200m) drew 15 three-year-old fillies…

Overreach Heads 2013 Thousand Guineas Nominations

Overreach Heads 2013 Thousand Guineas Nominations

Gai Waterhouse’s Golden Slipper winner Overreach heads a classy list of 196 three-year-old fillies making up the Thousand Guineas 2013 nominations for this year’s spring showdown. The $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Thousand Guineas (1600m) lights up Caulfield Racecourse on Wednesday October 16 just a few days after the colts and geldings face off in their…

2013 Golden Slipper Track and Betting Update

2013 Golden Slipper Track and Betting Update

As predicted by officials on Friday, the track rating for 2013 Golden Slipper Day at Rosehill is a Slow 7. The wet track  leaves the majority of Golden Slipper runners heading into unknown territory as they attempt to score top honours in the $3.5 million sprint. Gai Waterhouse-trained favourite Overreach has been on the drift…

2013 Golden Slipper Form Guide in Two Words

2013 Golden Slipper Form Guide in Two Words

The first Saturday in April is one of the most anticipated days in Australian racing as it is of course when the Group 1 $3.5 million 2013 Golden Slipper (1200m) takes place. The best two-year-olds in the land will jump at 4:00pm (AEDT) at Rosehill on Saturday and the race is always an exciting affair….

Golden Slipper 2013 Track Now Heavy

Golden Slipper 2013 Track Now Heavy

The Rosehill track for the 2013 Golden Slipper has been downgraded following more rain in the past 24 hours. The track is now a heavy (8) after being rated a slow (7) on Thursday morning and with isolated showers for the next 24 hours it is unlikely to be better than a slow (7) on…

Ruud Awakening Will Appreciate Wet 2013 Golden Slipper

Ruud Awakening Will Appreciate Wet 2013 Golden Slipper

Ruud Awakening trainer Stephen Marsh is hoping the rain will continue into Saturday where his star filly will attempt to become the first New Zealand-trained horse to win the Golden Slipper (1200m). While the form guide says Ruud Awakening hasn’t won on worse than Dead, there is believed to be a big difference between the…

Wet 2013 Golden Slipper Likely

Wet 2013 Golden Slipper Likely

The prospect of a wet 2013 Golden Slipper at Rosehill on Saturday is becoming more likely after heavy rain fell in Sydney on Wednesday night and Thursday morning. The track was rated a Slow 7 this morning and with isolated showers predicted over the next few days, the best case scenario is likely to be…

2013 Golden Slipper Betting Update – Sidestep Market Mover

2013 Golden Slipper Betting Update – Sidestep Market Mover

The money is starting to flow in for the 2013 Golden Slipper (1200m) as the start to Saturday’s $3.5 million Rosehill feature race draws closer. Overreach remains a steady $2.15 favourite at but finally has some company under double figures. Darley-owned colt Sidestep has received plenty of support and has shortened from $11 on Wednesday…