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Villa Verde Overcomes Group 1 Winners to claim 2014 Challenge Stakes

Villa Verde Overcomes Group 1 Winners to claim 2014 Challenge Stakes

Talented three-year-old Villa Verde has overcome a particularly talented field to win the Group 2 Challenge Stakes (1000m) at Royal Randwick today; her first start under the care of trainer Anthony Cummings. Having broken from the gates only fairly, the classy Not A Single Doubt filly settled four lengths off the pace over the back…

ATC Sires Produce Stakes 2013 Form Guide & Preview

ATC Sires Produce Stakes 2013 Form Guide & Preview

One of the key support races on Australian Derby Day at Randwick this Saturday will be the 2013 ATC Sires Produce Stakes, the Races.com.au team’s insider form guide and betting analysis for which is detailed below. Running as Race 5 at 2:30pm (AEST) the $500,000 Group 1 Inglis ATC Sires Produce Stakes (1400m) is the…

Can Villa Verde Bounce Back to Win 2013 Golden Slipper?

Can Villa Verde Bounce Back to Win 2013 Golden Slipper?

Victorian filly Villa Verde was a close second favourite in the 2013 Golden Slipper (1200m) market before the Moet And Chandon Stakes. And then Slipper top elect Overreach blew her out of the water, leaving the grey Villa Verde 4 1/2 lengths behind as she passed the winning post. Now a $13 chance, can the Shaun…

Updated Golden Slipper 2013 Odds

Updated Golden Slipper 2013 Odds

Following the official release of the 2013 Golden Slipper field and barriers the updated markets for Saturday’s Rosehill feature are now out at bookies around the country with Gai Waterhouse’s rails-drawn filly Overreach retaining her spot at the top of the odds. The talented Exceed And Excel two-year-old was the big winner in the barrier…

Golden Slipper Field 2013 Released

Golden Slipper Field 2013 Released

The Australian Turf Club has this morning released the official 2013 Golden Slipper field of final acceptors ahead of the world’s richest two-year-olds’ race running at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday, April 6. One of a bumper five Group 1 races on the Sydney card this weekend, the $3.5 million Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m) has this…

2013 Moet & Chandon Stakes Tips & Selections

2013 Moet & Chandon Stakes Tips & Selections

This weekend punters will be privy to the latest 2013 Golden Slipper lead-ups including the fillies facing off in the Moet & Chandon Stakes 2013, the Races.com.au crew’s betting tips for which are detailed below. Running as the second on the Rosehill Gardens program at 12:50pm this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Moet & Chandon Stakes…

Overreach Odds-On in Moet & Chandon Stakes 2013 Betting

Overreach Odds-On in Moet & Chandon Stakes 2013 Betting

Unsurprisingly the current 2013 Golden Slipper betting favourite Overreach has opened odds-on to take out her latest assignment in the $300,000 Group 2 Moet & Chandon Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill Racecourse this Saturday. Formerly known as the Reisling Stakes, there are just six two-year-old fillies engaged in this year’s edition of the Moet & Chandon…

Rosehill Nominations – 2013 Reisling Stakes

Rosehill Nominations – 2013 Reisling Stakes

Nominations have been announced for the Group 2 Reisling Stakes, which will run at Rosehill Gardens racecourse this Saturday March 23, 2013. Just nine two-year-olds have nominated for a run in the 2013 Reisling Stakes, including Villa Verde. Villa Verde will be having her first start of the autumn in the 2013 Reisling Stakes after…

Berry Ripe for Ride on 2013 Golden Slipper Betting Favourite

Berry Ripe for Ride on 2013 Golden Slipper Betting Favourite

One of Sydney’s most exciting hoops Tommy Berry could get their chance to win the world’s richest juveniles race this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival having been confirmed as the jockey for the Gai Waterhouse-trained Golden Slipper 2013 favourite Overreach next race. Untapped Exceed And Excel filly Overreach hit the top of the markets for the…

Villa Verde Trials Well Ahead of 2013 Golden Slipper Campaign

Villa Verde Trials Well Ahead of 2013 Golden Slipper Campaign

Second pick for next month’s iconic Golden Slipper 2013, Villa Verde caught the eye at her home track at Bendigo on Wednesday morning in a promising jump-out ahead of the Shaun Dwyer-trained filly’s Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival return. The striking grey daughter of Not A Single Doubt entered calculations for the $3.5 million Group 1…