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2017 Apollo Stakes Kick-Off for Winx

2017 Apollo Stakes Kick-Off for Winx

Chris Waller is laying out the new campaign plans of his outstanding mare Winx who will kick off a similar prep to last autumn starting with the Apollo Stakes 2017 in Sydney this February. Waller and connections of the $9.3 million earner are looking at a similar Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival assault to last year…

2016 Apollo Stakes First-Up for First Seal

2016 Apollo Stakes First-Up for First Seal

Former star three-year-old First Seal is spot on for her much awaited return in the Apollo Stakes 2016 in Sydney next month after the John Thompson-trained mare recovered from a rare hoof condition. The 2014 Flight Stakes winning daughter of Fastnet Rock was the headline filly of her season taking out the Group 1 over…

Danesiri Scores Upset 2015 Guy Walter Stakes Victory

Danesiri Scores Upset 2015 Guy Walter Stakes Victory

The Group 3 Guy Walter Stakes (1400m), run in memory of the late trainer, delivered an upset result on Saturday afternoon with the John Thompson-trained Danesiri surging home to victory with a starting price of $21. It was perhaps an oversight by punters considering the six-year-old mare ran second in the Group 3 Triscay Stakes…

2015 Chipping Norton Stakes Race Results – Contributer Wins

2015 Chipping Norton Stakes Race Results – Contributer Wins

Five-year-old horse Contributer proved the punters and race statistics right at Warwick Farm this afternoon, winning the Group 1 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m), which was the feature race of the day’s meeting. Contributer had firmed to $2.50 favourite in the betting at , justifying his odds in a terrific, grinding effort. Chris Waller’s Weary led…

2015 Liverpool City Cup Winner It’s Somewhat Qualifies for Doncaster Mile

2015 Liverpool City Cup Winner It’s Somewhat Qualifies for Doncaster Mile

Godolphin scored their second win of the day at Warwick Farm when European import It’s Somewhat won the Group 3 Liverpool City Cup (1300m) on debut in Australia. The four-year-old gelding jumped well from barrier five, working his way up the field to sit somewhere in the middle. Coming around the home turn, It’s Somewhat…

First Seal Destroys Rivals in 2015 Surround Stakes

First Seal Destroys Rivals in 2015 Surround Stakes

First Seal is on track to put her name in lights during the autumn carnival as a three-year-old after destroying her rivals to brilliantly win the Group 2 Surround Stakes (1400m) at Warwick Farm. The John Thompson-trained filly was the $1.65 odd-on favourite in the betting at , well and truly justifying her favouritism to…

Always Allison Wins 2015 Sweet Embrace Stakes

Always Allison Wins 2015 Sweet Embrace Stakes

While the wide gates have proved better at Warwick Farm today with more winners coming from the deep of the track, Always Allison was the second horses to win from the inside gate in the Group 2 Sweet Embrace Stakes (1200m). The Chris Waller-trained filly kept her unbeaten record in tact in the two-year-old race, beating…

Exosphere Brilliantly Wins 2015 Skyline Stakes

Exosphere Brilliantly Wins 2015 Skyline Stakes

The Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) could have a new serious player in the mix after Godolphin’s Exosphere blew away his rivals to win the Group 2 Skyline Stakes (1200m) at Warwick Farm Saturday afternoon. The two-year-old colt was near the back of the seven-horse field after jumping, he gradually made his way up the field but…

2015 Chipping Norton Stakes Betting Update

2015 Chipping Norton Stakes Betting Update

Group One racing returns to Sydney this afternoon in the form of the Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m), running at Warwick Farm. A total of 15 gallopers are set to tackle the mile, including eight from Chris Waller’s Rosehill stable. Waller could break two records during today’s race: most runners in an Australian Group One race,…

2015 Chipping Norton Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Chipping Norton Stakes Day Scratchings & Track Report

Group One racing returns to Sydney today with the Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) running at Warwick Farm. The mile race is the highlight of an eight-race meeting, which contains five other black-type races. It’ll be a warm day for the 100 predicted runners at Warwick Farm today with a maximum temperature of 31 degrees and…