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Trapeze Artist Wins 2017 Golden Rose Stakes: Epsom Next

Trapeze Artist Wins 2017 Golden Rose Stakes: Epsom Next

Continuing a killer day at Rosehill Gardens for trainer Gerald Ryan, progressive colt Trapeze Artist upset a field of better fancied three-year-olds to take out the Golden Rose Stakes 2017 at big odds on way to a possible Epsom Handicap run in seven days’ time. Earlier on the card Ryan won the Group 2 Shannon…

Epsom Handicap 2017 Question for Shannon Stakes Winner Washington Heights

Epsom Handicap 2017 Question for Shannon Stakes Winner Washington Heights

Trainer Gerald Ryan will reassess the option of backing his in-form galloper Washington Heights up in Saturday week’s 2017 Epsom Handicap after a devastating Shannon Stakes win on Golden Rose Stakes Day. The lightly-raced six-year-old has been back down under after a stint in Hong Kong since the winter and his form in Australia since…

2017 Golden Rose Race Day All Day Results: Trapeze Artist scores an upset win in the Golden Rose Stakes

2017 Golden Rose Race Day All Day Results: Trapeze Artist scores an upset win in the Golden Rose Stakes

The 2017 Golden Rose at Rosehill today is the first Group 1 of the Sydney Spring Carnival and has pulled together a classy group of three year olds which includes the brilliant Menari, the classy Pariah and the unbeaten Melbourne colt Merchant Navy. The nine event Rosehill program is full of talent all through the…

Shannon Stakes 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Shannon Stakes 2017 Tips & Odds Update

A gun field of potential Epsom Handicap runners for Saturday’s week’s Group 1 take to the Rosehill track this weekend in the 2017 Shannon Stakes, betting tips and updated odds on the Golden Rose Stakes Day event detailed below. Fat Al (3rd in 2012) was the last Epsom Handicap winner to come off a run…

Dawn Wall Aimed at Toorak Handicap 2017

Dawn Wall Aimed at Toorak Handicap 2017

Star Sydney trainer Chris Waller is hoping for a positive performance at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday from Dawn Wall who he has tipped as a possible 2017 Toorak Handicap contender down south next month. Waller has two runners in the mix for the Group 2 $200,000 Schweppes Shannon Stakes (1500m) on Golden Rose Stakes Day…

2017 Shannon Stakes Betting: Washington Heights Favourite

2017 Shannon Stakes Betting: Washington Heights Favourite

It could be a big day Rosehill Gardens for trainer Gerald Ryan who has the red hot favourite in the Golden Rose Stakes with Menari and also has Washington Heights dominating Shannon Stakes 2017 betting. Menari is at $2 to take out the day’s feature race – the Group 1 $1 million Golden Rose Stakes…

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…