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Vashka back in winning form in Shannon Stakes

Vashka back in winning form in Shannon Stakes

In-form jockey Sam Clipperton wrapped up a feature race double at Rosehill today with Vashka returning to winning form in the Group 2 $175,000 Leonay Plumbing Shannon Stakes (1500m). Clipperton won the previous race on the program for his old boss Ron Quintin when Peeping took out the Group 2 $400,000 Ronald McDonald House Westmead…

Kermadec lays claims for Cox Plate with George Main Stakes victory

Kermadec lays claims for Cox Plate with George Main Stakes victory

Sydney’s new weight for age star Kermadec proved that he is a true Cox Plate contender with a convincing win in the Group 1 $500,000 Colgate Optic White George Main Stakes (1600m) at Randwick today. Kermadec was sent out the $2.35 favourite and even though he was back in the middle of the ruck in…

Sadler’s Lake Epsom bound after Bill Ritchie Handicap win

Sadler’s Lake Epsom bound after Bill Ritchie Handicap win

Sadler’s Lake will head to the Group 1 Epsom Handicap after winning the Group 3 $125,000 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Randwick today. Trainer Chris Waller and jockey Jim Cassidy wrapped up an early George Main Stakes Day double when Sadler’s Lake ($2.80) raced up along the inside to hold off the fast finishing Queenslander…

Winx scores last to first win in Theo Marks Stakes

Winx scores last to first win in Theo Marks Stakes

Queensland Oaks winner Winx scored an astounding last to first win in the Group 2 $200,000 Theo Marks Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill today. The Chris Waller trained Winx was having her first run back after winning the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2200m) at Doomben during the Brisbane Winter Carnival.  James…

Epsom Handicap Day 2012 Results – Randwick Winners & Wrap-Up

Epsom Handicap Day 2012 Results – Randwick Winners & Wrap-Up

Royal Randwick Racecourse was host to the last major Sydney Spring Racing Carnival meeting with 2012 Epsom Handicap Day running on Saturday October 6, and below you will find the full Randwick race results including the winning Epsom Day trifectas, winning margins, times and a quick rundown on the nine black types that took place…

Fat Al 2012 Epsom Handicap Winner No. 7 For Gai

Fat Al 2012 Epsom Handicap Winner No. 7 For Gai

The great Randwick mile feature of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival, the 2012 Epsom Handicap was this afternoon taken out by the progressive favourite Fat Al who handed trainer Gai Waterhouse with her seventh Epsom win which saw her equal the record set by her late, great father Tommy Smith. A race with a history…

Epsom Handicap Day 2012 Best Bets

Epsom Handicap Day 2012 Best Bets

Earlier today the Races.com.au crew made our late-mail 2012 Epsom Handicap Day Tips public knowledge with our insider predictions for all nine events on the Royal Randwick race card, but to help you win even more today below we’ve expanded on a few of our picks in our best bets of the day – where…

Epsom Handicap Day 2012 Betting Tips & Selections

Epsom Handicap Day 2012 Betting Tips & Selections

Today the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival action hits fever pitch at Royal Randwick with nine black-type races including a quartet of Group 1 showdowns set to light up the track, the Races.com.au team’s insider tips on the full Epsom Handicap Day card detailed below. There is a race for every punter at Randwick today from…

Epsom Handicap 2012 Odds Update – Punters Come for Fat Al

Epsom Handicap 2012 Odds Update – Punters Come for Fat Al

Today the racing action at Royal Randwick will be headlined by the 2012 Epsom Handicap at 4:00pm and the punters are starting to come hard and fast for the Gai Waterhouse-trained favourite Fat Al. Set to run as Randwick Race 7 the $500,000 Group 1 The Star Epsom (1600m) features a field of 15 genuine…

2012 Epsom Handicap Day Race Scratchings

2012 Epsom Handicap Day Race Scratchings

Today it is Sydney’s turn to host a super Saturday of racing with Royal Randwick Racecourse running an all black type program headlined by four Group 1 showdowns, the meeting’s current scratchings listed below. The action at Randwick kicks off today with the $100,000 Listed Gimcrack Stakes (1000m) for the two-year-old fillies at 12:10pm and…