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2016 Summer Cup Target for Boom Time

2016 Summer Cup Target for Boom Time

Sydney’s Summer Cup 2016 on Boxing Day at Royal Randwick is a likely December target for the Lindsay Park-trained Boom Time after his gutsy Moonee Valley win over the weekend.

Craig Williams has ridden Boom Time for back-to-back Melbourne wins this time in ahead of the horse’s likely Sydney run on Boxing Day in the 2016 Summer Cup. Photo: ...

Waller Duo Top 2015 Summer Cup Field & Barriers

Waller Duo Top 2015 Summer Cup Field & Barriers

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller will saddle-up two runners in Saturday’s Summer Cup 2015 shooting for his third consecutive win in the Royal Randwick Boxing Day feature.

Junoob is the 61kg top weight in a small seven horse 2015 Summer Cup field at Randwick this Boxing Day. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Despite the Australian Turf Club (ATC) extending nominations for ...

2016 Summer Cup Last Run for I’m Imposing

2016 Summer Cup Last Run for I’m Imposing

Chris Waller’s veteran 10-year-old I’m Imposing appears in his career swansong at Royal Randwick for this Saturday’s Boxing Day racing shooting for his third straight win in the Summer Cup 2016.

Dual Summer Cup winner I’m Imposing shoots for an historical third straight win in the Randwick Boxing Day feature on Saturday in his career swansong. Photo: Steve ...

Junoob Heads 2015 Summer Cup Nominations

Junoob Heads 2015 Summer Cup Nominations

Chris Waller’s last start Ballarat Cup winner Junoob is the highest-rated of the early entries taken for the Summer Cup 2015 at Royal Randwick on Boxing Day this Saturday.

Ballarat Cup winner Junoob is nominated to race in Randwick’s 2015 Summer Cup this Saturday in Sydney at the Boxing Day races. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Highlighting the Boxing Day ...

2016 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival Focus for Zanbagh

2016 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival Focus for Zanbagh

Randwick trainer John Thompson has confirmed plans to bypass the Summer Cup with Zanbagh and focus the mare on a 2016 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival campaign instead.

Dual Oaks runner-up Zanbagh is on track for a big 2016 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival despite mediocre summer form. Photo: Steve Hart.

A dual Oaks runner-up during her three-year-old season, the now five-year-old ...

Happy Clapper wins 2015 Villiers Stakes

Happy Clapper wins 2015 Villiers Stakes

An inspired ride from Brenton Avdulla saw Happy Clapper sneak up along the inside rail to claim victory in the Group 2 $250,000 Inglis Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick last Saturday.

Happy Clapper, above, will run in the Summer Cup after winning the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Avdulla had the choice of rides between Happy Clapper ...

It’s Somewhat Tops 2015 Villiers Stakes Field & Weights

It’s Somewhat Tops 2015 Villiers Stakes Field & Weights

The John O’Shea-trained It’s Somewhat leads the field and weights for the Villiers Stakes 2015 in Sydney as the summer racing action continues at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday.

It’s Somewhat is the top weight for Saturday’s 2015 Villiers Stakes in Sydney at Royal Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

Due to jump as Randwick Race 7 at 4:25pm (AEST), this year’s ...

Weight Relief for Happy Clapper in Villiers Stakes 2015

Weight Relief for Happy Clapper in Villiers Stakes 2015

The drop back to the minimum on Saturday in the 2015 Villiers Stakes will come as a relief for the in-form favourite Happy Clapper who still has a task ahead of him according to trainer Patrick Webster.

Happy Clapper is early favourite for Saturday’s 2015 Villiers Stakes at Randwick Racecourse in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

All-in markets for the ...

I’m Imposing Set for Festival Stakes 2015

I’m Imposing Set for Festival Stakes 2015

Despite 10-year-old I’m Imposing being the oldest horse in the star Chris Waller stables, the evergreen warhorse is spot on for Saturday’s 2015 Festival Stakes that marks the first of his final three career runs.

I’m Imposing will run in three more Sydney summer features starting with Saturday’s 2015 Festival Stakes before retirement. Photo: Steve Hart.

This weekend the imported ...

Zanbagh Set For Villiers Stakes

Zanbagh Set For Villiers Stakes

Trainer John Thompson has confirmed that Zanbagh will head towards the 2015 Villiers Stakes at Royal Randwick on December 12 after she returned to racing with an upset win in the Cellarbrations Wyong November Handicap (1350m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

Zanbagh finished a close second behind Kirramosa in the 2013 Crown Oaks. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Zanbagh ...