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Waterhouse Optimistic about Vancouver’s 2015 Golden Slipper Barrier

Waterhouse Optimistic about Vancouver’s 2015 Golden Slipper Barrier

This morning saw both the final field and barrier draws announced for the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m), which is running at Rosehill on Saturday.

Waterhouse isn’t concerned about Vancouver’s wide draw in the Group 1 Golden Slipper. Photo by Steve Hart.

Gai Waterhouse’s Vancouver has sat atop the Golden Slipper betting at Ladbrokes.com.au ever since he recorded an ...

JJ Atkins 2013 – Betting Update and Tips

JJ Atkins 2013 – Betting Update and Tips

Under the new name of the Group 1 2013 JJ Atkins (1600m), the race formerly known as the TJ Smith still stands as the biggest two-year-old race of the winter carnival. Horse Racing Tip Vilanova brings strong form into the race and looks ready to fire third-up at the mile.
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2013 JJ Atkins Nominations

2013 JJ Atkins Nominations

Eighty four horses have been nominated for the premier two-year-old event of the Brisbane Winter Carnival, the 2013 JJ Atkins which will be held at Eagle Farm on June 8.

Missy Longstocking is included in JJ Atkins Nominations. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Offering $500,000 in prizemoney, the JJ Atkins was previously known as the TJ Smith and is the only Group ...

Buffering Could Miss 2013 TJ Smith Clash With Black Caviar

Buffering Could Miss 2013 TJ Smith Clash With Black Caviar

Queensland sprinter Buffering is in doubt of missing Saturday week’s Group 1 2013 TJ Smith (1200m) after suffering a hoof problem.

Buffering is in danger of missing the TJ Smith. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The six-year-old was due to head to Sydney for a first-up test against the world’s best racehorse but trainer Robert Heathcote admits that is now ...

Ortensia to Miss The Galaxy 2013 – TJ Smith Next Start

Ortensia to Miss The Galaxy 2013 – TJ Smith Next Start

Multiple Group 1 winner Ortensia will bypass this weekend’s Group 1 2013 Galaxy (1100m) at Rosehill and will instead take on Black Caviar in the Group 1 2013 TJ Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 13.

Ortensia will not contest the Galaxy at Rosehill on Saturday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

The seven-year-old starred in a gruelling overseas campaign last year ...

Black Caviar Sound After Win 24 – Wet Only Barrier to 2013 TJ Smith

Black Caviar Sound After Win 24 – Wet Only Barrier to 2013 TJ Smith

Australia’s equine superstar Black Caviar has pulled up well from win number 24 in the William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night and is ready to push on to the Group 1 2013 TJ Smith (1200m) at Randwick on April 13.

Only a wet track will prevent Black Caviar contesting the TJ Smith. Photo: Race Horse Photos ...

2013 TJ Smith More Likely Than Dubai for Ortensia

2013 TJ Smith More Likely Than Dubai for Ortensia

The Group 1 2013 TJ Smith is shaping up as a more likely autumn option for Ortensia than a return to Dubai for a title defence in the Group 1 2013 Al Quoz Sprint.

Ortensia is unlikely to return to Dubai this year. Photo: Taron Clarke.

Trainer Paul Messara will delay making a decision on the seven-year-old’s program until ...

2013 TJ Smith on Radar for Epaulette

2013 TJ Smith on Radar for Epaulette

Golden Rose winner Epaulette will miss the majority of the autumn but will still make a play at some top tier events in the Group 1 2013 TJ Smith (1200m) and the Group 1 2013 All Aged Stakes (1400m).

Epaulette could tackle the older horses in the Group 1 TJ Smith. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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No 2013 Newmarket Handicap for Hay List

No 2013 Newmarket Handicap for Hay List

It would have been a fairy tale if Hay List could have returned from injury to win the 2013 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) but trainer John McNair has ruled out any chance of that happening.

John McNair has ruled out a 2013 Newmarket Handicap title defence for Hay List

The classy sprinter was nominated to defend his title in Australia’s most ...

Woorim to Defend Title in 2013 Oakleigh Plate

Woorim to Defend Title in 2013 Oakleigh Plate

Queensland sprinter Woorim will be given the opportunity to defend his title in the Group 1 2013 Oakleigh Plate which will take place at Caulfield in late February.

Woorim will return to Melbourne to defend his Oakleigh Plate title

The Show A Heart gelding delivered trainer Robert Heathcote his breakthrough Group 1 win when producing a stunning finish to come ...