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2016 Stan Fox Stakes Nominations Feature Swear

2016 Stan Fox Stakes Nominations Feature Swear

The undefeated Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained Swear is among the diminutive but classy nominations taken for the Stan Fox Stakes 2016 in Sydney this weekend. Just eight three-year-olds are among the early entries for the $200,000 Group 2 Stan Fox Stakes (1500m), one of three Group 2 races on the Golden Pendant Day program…

2016 Golden Rose Betting Update: Omei Sword Back Up Top

2016 Golden Rose Betting Update: Omei Sword Back Up Top

The Golden Rose Stakes 2016 betting markets for this afternoon’ feature at Rosehill Gardens remain a battle for favouritism between Astern and Omei Sword with the latter regaining top spot in the odds. Chris Waller’s last start Silver Shadow Stakes winning filly Omei Sword is one of three fillies in this year’s $1 million Group…

Cummings to Pull Trigger in Danehill Stakes 2016

Cummings to Pull Trigger in Danehill Stakes 2016

Trainer James Cummings believes the Flemington straight first-up will suit his Sydney raider Hair Trigger this Saturday in Melbourne with the colt making his three-year-old debut in the 2016 Danehill Stakes. A nicely-bred son of Smart Missile, Hair Trigger has had three runs to date all in non-Black Type company in Sydney. He faces a…

Bowman Chases 5th Golden Rose win on El Divino

Bowman Chases 5th Golden Rose win on El Divino

One of Sydney’s champion jockeys Hugh Bowman gets a chance at a fifth Golden Rose Stakes winning ride this weekend jumping aboard the Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained El Divino in the classic. A below-capacity field of 14 three-year-olds is engaged to face off in Saturday’s $1 million Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m). Two…

Magic Man on Omei Sword in Golden Rose Stakes 2016

Magic Man on Omei Sword in Golden Rose Stakes 2016

Brazilian hoop Joao “Magic Man” Moreira will travel from Hong Kong to Sydney this weekend to partner Chris Waller’s smart filly Omei Sword in the 2016 Golden Rose Stakes field. Sydney’s premier trainer chases his second in in the $1 million Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) this Saturday at Rosehill Gardens having won the…

The Run To The Rose Odds Update

The Run To The Rose Odds Update

Twelve three-year-olds have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured Group 2 The Run To The Rose (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Star Turn returned to racing for a dominant win in the Group 3 San…

Divine Prophet Wins 2016 Up And Coming Stakes

Divine Prophet Wins 2016 Up And Coming Stakes

Divine Prophet produced an enormous late run in the Up And Coming Stakes 2016 first-up at Royal Randwick giving Team Hawkes another very promising three-year-old ahead of the tougher Group 1 targets this spring. The Choisir colt was racing for the first time since his third to Prized Icon in the Group 1 Champagne Stakes…

2016 Up And Coming Stakes Betting Tips

2016 Up And Coming Stakes Betting Tips

The first of five Sydney Group races on the Warwick Stakes Day card on Saturday is the Up And Coming Stakes 2016, betting tips for the Randwick showdown found below. Due to jump as Randwick Race 4 at 1:45pm (AEST), this year’s edition of the $125,000 Group 3 Up And Coming Stakes (1300m) features nine…

Derryn Leads 2016 Up And Coming Stakes Odds

Derryn Leads 2016 Up And Coming Stakes Odds

Lindsay Park’s lightly-raced colt Derryn has opened narrow favourite to post his first black-type win in the Up And Coming Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick this weekend. The son of Hinchinbrook is one of nine three-year-olds in the mix for Randwick Race 4 on the Warwick Stakes Day card in Sydney – the $125,000 Group…

McDonald After Warwick Stakes Upset on Hartnell

McDonald After Warwick Stakes Upset on Hartnell

Sydney-based jockey James McDonald is back from a stint riding in the UK for Godolphin and is hoping to score a massive boilover in Saturday’s 2016 Warwick Stakes defeating Winx aboard the stable’s hopeful Hartnell. Winx has scared away all but six rivals in the weight-for-age $250,000 Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m), which headlines the…