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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.

Sir John Hawkwood enjoyed a maiden Group 1 win as an eight-year-old second-up in the 2016 The Metropolitan at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

An eight-year-old son of ...

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.

Impressive 2015 The Metropolitan Handicap winner Magic Hurricane made it five wins for Godolphin, John O’Shea and jockey James McDonald on ...

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.

Junoob survived a protest from stablemate Opinion to win the 2014 The Metropolitan for trainer Chris Waller. Photo: Steve Hart.

Earlier in the day Waller prepared ...