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Foundry Is The 2017 The Metropolitan Winner

Foundry Is The 2017 The Metropolitan Winner

Chris Waller was tipped as the trainer to beat in The Metropolitan 2017, but in a shock result none of his four runners featured in the trifecta led by the Lloyd Williams-raced winning lightweight Foundry. Waller saddled-up the best in betting for this year’s Group 1 $750,000 The Metropolitan (2400m) on Epsom Handicap Day, but…

2016 The Metropolitan Results: Sir John Hawkwood Wins Second-Up

2016 The Metropolitan Results: Sir John Hawkwood Wins Second-Up

Jockey Blake Spriggs enjoyed his maiden Group 1 winning ride on Epsom Handicap Day at Royal Randwick with John Thompson’s recent stable acquisition Sir John Hawkwood taking out The Metropolitan 2016 second-up. An eight-year-old son of Sir Percy formerly prepared by a host of other trainers including Peter Moody, Sir John Hawkwood had just his…

McDonald Rides 2015 The Metropolitan Winner Magic Hurricane

McDonald Rides 2015 The Metropolitan Winner Magic Hurricane

Flying Sydney-based hoop James McDonald capped off a very memorable Epsom Handicap Day with his fifth win for John O’Shea and the Godolphin stable taking out the card closer in The Metropolitan 2015 with race favourite Magic Hurricane. The bookies got slaughtered at Royal Randwick on Saturday with all but one of the nine races…

2014 The Metropolitan Winner Junoob Gives Waller Group 1 Double

2014 The Metropolitan Winner Junoob Gives Waller Group 1 Double

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller celebrated two Group 1 quinellas on Epsom Handicap Day closing the meeting with Junoob digging deep to defeat top stayer in the making Opinion in The Metropolitan 2014. Earlier in the day Waller prepared He’s Your Man and Royal Descent to run one-two in the Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m)….