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Marenostro Wins 2016 Winter Challenge

Marenostro Wins 2016 Winter Challenge

Another training record was broken at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday with Sydney superstar Chris Waller enjoying a trio of victories including in the day’s feature – the Winter Challenge 2016 – with Marenostro. Waller surpassed his own record of season winners (167.5) with the three Rosehill victories over the weekend with Harlem Lady (Race 4),…

Himalaya Dreaming Winning Winter Challenge 2016 Chance

Himalaya Dreaming Winning Winter Challenge 2016 Chance

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained hit-and-miss galloper Himalaya Dreaming will be working hard from the outside alley to remain a winning chance in Saturday’s 2016 Winter Challenge. Just 10 runners line-up in this year’s $150,000 Listed Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, Team Hawkes’ French import Himalaya Dreaming charged with overcoming the…

2016 Winter Challenge Betting Tips

2016 Winter Challenge Betting Tips

Rosehill’s Winter Challenge 2016 is the sole black-type race in Sydney this weekend, betting tips and the latest odds update for the end-of-season showdown detailed below. Due to run as Rosehill Gardens Race 7 at 3:25pm (AEST) on Saturday, this year’s $150,000 Listed Winter Challenge (1500m) features a small field of 10 starters. Sitting top…

Oxford Poet Tops 2016 Winter Challenge Odds

Oxford Poet Tops 2016 Winter Challenge Odds

Oxford Poet is poised for a second-consecutive black type win, when the talented gelding lines up for the Listed Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse on Saturday. That’s the tale of the tape in 2016 Winter Challenge betting markets with leading online bookie , where the five-year-old has been installed as an outright $4…

2016 Winter Challenge Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Winter Challenge Field and Barrier Draw

Ten runners have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s Listed Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse; highlighted by the inclusion of some of the season’s standout performers. Leading trainer Chris Waller is set to launch a multi-pronged attack on the 2016 Winter Challenge after confirming a total of three runners in the…

Zin Zan Eddie Out to Improve in Winter Challenge 2016

Zin Zan Eddie Out to Improve in Winter Challenge 2016

Warwick Farm’s Matthew Smith is keen to go one better in Saturday’s 2016 Winter Challenge with Zin Zan Eddie after the horse’s close second at the same Rosehill track last time out. On July 16 Smith’s Zizou six-year-old crossed only a quarter-length away second to the Kim Waugh-trained Oxford Poet as a $17 roughie in…

Oxford Poet Heads 2016 Winter Challenge Nominations

Oxford Poet Heads 2016 Winter Challenge Nominations

Kim Waugh’s last start Winter Stakes winner Oxford Poet is looking to keep the end-of-season stakes’ success going with a win in Saturday’s Winter Challenge 2016. The five-year-old Dylan Thomas gelding is one of 17 nominations for this year’s $150,000 Listed Winter Challenge (1500m), the lucrative handicap clash running at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse. Oxford Poet…

2016 Winter Challenge First-Up for Sacred Master

2016 Winter Challenge First-Up for Sacred Master

Kiwi expat turned champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller will kick off a spring bid for another former New Zealander saddling-up his The Metropolitan hope Sacred Master in Saturday’s Winter Challenge 2016. A winner of six of his 13 career starts to date back home in New Zealand, the Mastercraftsman gelding debuts in Australia in the…

Keepit To Yourself Wins 2015 Winter Challenge

Keepit To Yourself Wins 2015 Winter Challenge

Jim & Greg Lee’s outside hope Keepit To Yourself scored an upset in the major race of the weekend beating home a better fancied field of rivals in Saturday’s Winter Challenge 2015. The Rosehill Gardens feature headlined the Horse’s Birthday weekend and saw 10 gallopers line-up in this season’s $100,000 Listed The Paslode Winter Challenge…

Wouldnt It Be Nice Tested in 2015 Winter Challenge

Wouldnt It Be Nice Tested in 2015 Winter Challenge

A step up in distance and weight are the two tests the Paul Perry-trained Wouldnt It Be Nice faces when looking to turn the tables on his last start conqueror in Saturday’s Winter Challenge 2015 at Rosehill Gardens. There are 10 gallopers contesting this weekend’s sole black-type, the $100,000 Listed The Paslode Winter Challenge (1500m)…