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2017 Shannon Stakes Nominations Feature Epsom Hopes

2017 Shannon Stakes Nominations Feature Epsom Hopes

A line-up of potential Epsom Handicap hopefuls feature in the Shannon Stakes 2017 nominations for this Saturday, the Golden Rose Stakes Day race offering a ballot and penalty exemption to the winner for the upcoming Group 1. On Monday Racing NSW took early entries for this year’s Group 2 $200,000 Shannon Stakes (1500m) along with…

Egg Tart tops 2017 Tramway Stakes Nominations

Egg Tart tops 2017 Tramway Stakes Nominations

A brilliant field of Group 1 bound spring gallopers make up the Tramway Stakes 2017 nominations at Royal Randwick this weekend including the returning Chris Waller-trained dual Oaks winner Egg Tart. On a day when stablemate Winx chases a 19th straight win in the Group 2 Chelmsford Stakes (1600m), this Saturday also has Waller welcoming…

Ryan Pleased with Washington Heights Ahead of Return

Ryan Pleased with Washington Heights Ahead of Return

Having performed well over his short racing career so far, trainer Gerald Ryan has been thrilled with the form and class displayed by Washington Heights in the lead-up to his racing return in Saturday’s Blackwoods Gearwrench Handicap (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens. Finishing outside the top three just once in his three start racing tenure so…

Derby Bound Bachman Interesting Golden Rose Addition

Derby Bound Bachman Interesting Golden Rose Addition

Trainer Gerald Ryan could have as many as three chances in Saturday’s 2014 Golden Rose Stakes field including his Victoria Derby-bound colt Bachman. Final acceptances for the $1 million Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m), which kicks off Group 1 racing in Sydney for the season at Rosehill Gardens on the weekend, close at 9am…

Bring Me The Maid After Historical Golden Rose Win

Bring Me The Maid After Historical Golden Rose Win

Peter Moody may be sweating on a 2014 Golden Rose start for his colt Better Land but he is guaranteed at least one top fancy in the race with his filly Bring Me The Maid chasing history at Rosehill Garden son Saturday. The opening elite level of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival, this weekend’s $1…

Better Land Sweats on Golden Rose Field

Better Land Sweats on Golden Rose Field

Trainer Peter Moody is hoping his smart colt Better Land makes the cut for the 2014 Golden Rose field this weekend but has other options on the card if he misses a start. The headline race in Sydney on Saturday, the $1 million Group 1 Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) has a capacity field of 18…

Panzer Division Wins 2014 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap – Golden Rose Next?

Panzer Division Wins 2014 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap – Golden Rose Next?

Paul Messara’s quality colt Panzer Division has set himself up for a possible 2014 Golden Rose run next Saturday after a smart win in the Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap at Royal Randwick today. Showing plenty of greenness still the son of Redoute’s Choice beat home all but his stable mate Scissor Kick at the track…

2014 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap Betting Tips

2014 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap Betting Tips

The three-year-olds are on show all over town this weekend including in Sydney’s Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap 2014 at Royal Randwick. There are nine left in the mix for the $125,000 Group 3 clash over 1400m on Chelmsford Stakes Day on Saturday following the early withdrawal of the John O’Shea-trained Meursault with the markets at…

Washington Heights Tops Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap 2014 Odds

Washington Heights Tops Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap 2014 Odds

Gerald Ryan’s 2014 Golden Rose-bound colt Washington Heights has opened the short priced favourite to continue his spring with a win in the Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap at Randwick this weekend. The son of Commands is one of 10 three-year-olds originally accepted for the $125,000 Group 3 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap (1400m) on Saturday, the…

2014 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap Field Features Top Colts

2014 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap Field Features Top Colts

A field featuring some very nice potential Group 1 spring colts has been announced for the Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap 2014 at Royal Randwick Racecoursethis weekend. One of the key support races on the Sydney card for Saturday, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Ming Dynasty Quality Handicap (1400m) has drawn a final field of 10…