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Wouldnt It Be Nice Tested in 2015 Winter Challenge

Wouldnt It Be Nice Tested in 2015 Winter Challenge

A step up in distance and weight are the two tests the Paul Perry-trained Wouldnt It Be Nice faces when looking to turn the tables on his last start conqueror in Saturday’s Winter Challenge 2015 at Rosehill Gardens. There are 10 gallopers contesting this weekend’s sole black-type, the $100,000 Listed The Paslode Winter Challenge (1500m)…

Cold 2015 Civic Stakes Ride Would Be Nice

Cold 2015 Civic Stakes Ride Would Be Nice

After failing to stay in touch with the winner last time out, jockey Thomas Huet will give quality galloper Wouldnt It Be Nice a cold ride off the pace in the Civic Stakes 2015 at Rosehill Gardens on the weekend. Two back the Paul Perry-trained Choisir four-year-old from Newcastle Wouldnt It Be Nice caught the…

Wakeful Stakes Final Field and Barrier Draw Confirmed

Wakeful Stakes Final Field and Barrier Draw Confirmed

A classy field of 13 fillies has been confirmed for Saturday’s Group 2 Wakeful Stakes (2000m) at Flemington, highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Spring Racing Carnival’s standout three-year-olds. Having undoubtedly found peak condition in the lead-up to Derby Day at Flemington, Fontein Ruby highlights the 2014 Wakeful Stakes final field, but will…

Bachman Leads 2014 Dulcify Quality Handicap Nominations

Bachman Leads 2014 Dulcify Quality Handicap Nominations

Nominations were taken for the Listed Dulcify Quality Handicap (1800m) Monday morning, with a field of 13 three-year-olds declaring for the Royal Randwick event, seven shy of the 20 field limit. Headlining the nominations is the Gerald Ryan-trained Bachman, who won back-to-back events during the 2014 Winter Racing period. The colt didn’t perform as well…

Peter Snowden ‘Shooting’ For Win in 2014 Stan Fox Stakes

Peter Snowden ‘Shooting’ For Win in 2014 Stan Fox Stakes

Peter Snowden believes his colt Shooting To Win will give an excellent run in the 2014 Stan Fox Stakes after displaying a special talent every time he’s out. The three-year-old is due to tackle the Group 2 Stan Fox Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse at 3:05 PM Saturday, following a hard-fought third placing in…

2014 Stan Fox Stakes Tips & Betting

2014 Stan Fox Stakes Tips & Betting

One of Rosehill Garden’s feature races on the card this Saturday is the Stan Fox Stakes 2014, betting tips for the three year olds at set weights event are below. Eight horses make up the field for the 3:05 PM Group 2 Stan Fox Stakes (1500m) worth $200,000 after Gai Waterhouse confirmed Valentia over the…

2014 Caulfield Classic First Acceptances Draws 103 Entries

2014 Caulfield Classic First Acceptances Draws 103 Entries

There was a great response to the inaugural Group 3 Caulfield Classic (2000m) yesterday as first declarations were taken by Racing Victoria. 103 first acceptors declared for the October 18 race. This is a fantastic result for a Group 3 feature still new on the scene, with the lucrative $750,000 prize pool undoubtedly drawing in…

2014 Stan Fox Stakes Nominations Feature Scissor Kick

2014 Stan Fox Stakes Nominations Feature Scissor Kick

Paul Messara’s brave Golden Rose runner-up Scissor Kick is the headline nominee for the Stan Fox Stakes 2014 in Sydney this Saturday with the smart colt likely to accept into the field. While no Group 1 races run in New South Wales this weekend there is still a bumper day’s racing scheduled for Rosehill Gardens…

2014 Run To The Rose Tips & Selections

2014 Run To The Rose Tips & Selections

The feature race at Rosehill Gardens this weekend is the 2014 The Run To The Rose that has drawn a strong field packed with talented three-year-olds. The Group 3 The Run To The Rose (1200m) is the key lead-up race to the Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) that will be run at the same venue…

2014 Golden Rose Campaign Begins for Lord Beckworth

2014 Golden Rose Campaign Begins for Lord Beckworth

This Saturday Broadmeadow horseman Paul Perry will kick off the 2014 Golden Rose campaign of his promising colt Lord Beckworth in the Up And Coming Stakes at Royal Randwick. One of 11 three-year-old colts and geldings in the field for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Synergy FX Up And Coming Stakes (1300m), Lord Beckworth is…