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Politeness Leads Cape Grim Beef Steaks 2015 Odds

Politeness Leads Cape Grim Beef Steaks 2015 Odds

Half-a-million-dollar earner Politeness has opened the punters’ pick to take out the last on the Caulfield Guineas Day card in Melbourne this weekend with a win in the 2015 Cape Grim Beef Steaks. Also registered as the William Hill Sprint Series Final, this Saturday the $150,000 Group 3 Cape Grim Beef Steaks (1200m) for mares…

2015 Cape Grim Beef Steaks Field Features Politeness

2015 Cape Grim Beef Steaks Field Features Politeness

Robert Smerdon’s last start winner at the track and distance Politeness shoots for another Group 3 Caulfield win this Saturday taking on a field of fellow mares in the Cape Grim Beef Steaks 2015. Also registered as the William Hill Sprint Series Final, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Cape Grim Beef Steaks (1200m) closes the…

Federal Leads Rescheduled 2015 Hawkesbury Guineas Field

Federal Leads Rescheduled 2015 Hawkesbury Guineas Field

Last Saturday’s Hawkesbury meet may have been a washout but two of the Group 3s on that race card will run this weekend at Rosehill Racecourse including the Hawkesbury Guineas 2015 where Federal is set to jump the favourite. Godolphin’s smart Medaglia D’Oro gelding is one of 11 three-year-olds accepted in the rescheduled $150,000 Group…

Hawkesbury Guineas 2015 Odds: Federal Narrow Favourite

Hawkesbury Guineas 2015 Odds: Federal Narrow Favourite

John O’Shea’s last start Sydney black-type winner Federal is narrow favourite to score back-to-back victories with success in Saturday’s 2015 Hawkesbury Guineas. The Medaglia D’Oro gelding is one of a dozen three-year-olds still in the mix for this weekend’s $150,000 Group 3 Blacktown Workers Hawkesbury Guineas (1400m) following the early withdrawal of Mandalong Kiss who…

2015 Hawkesbury Guineas Field Released

2015 Hawkesbury Guineas Field Released

A quality line-up of 13 three-year-olds will face off in Saturday’s Hawkesbury Guineas on Gold Cup Day including the highly-rated John O’Shea-trained Federal who is drawn in a double digit gate for the showdown. Set to run as Hawkesbury Race 7 at 4:00pm (AEST), this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Blacktown Workers Hawkesbury Guineas (1400m) is…

2015 Queensland Derby Target for Bachman

2015 Queensland Derby Target for Bachman

After recently returning from an injury-enforced layoff, Gerald Ryan’s progressive colt Bachman will race second-up in Saturday’s Hawkesbury Guineas as he heads towards a winter run in the Queensland Derby 2015 in Brisbane. The son of All American has had 10 starts to date for two wins, but has had just the one run since…

2015 Hawkesbury Guineas Nominations Feature Federal

2015 Hawkesbury Guineas Nominations Feature Federal

John O’Shea’s last start Randwick winner in the wet Federal is one of the headline nominations taken for the Hawkesbury Guineas 2015 on Gold Cup Day this weekend. A total of 19 three-year-olds are entered for the $150,000 Group 3 Hawkesbury Guineas (1400m) on Saturday, including Godolphin’s Medaglia D’Oro gelding Federal. Runner-up in the Gosford…

Federal Earns Hawkesbury Trip with 2015 South Pacific Classic Win

Federal Earns Hawkesbury Trip with 2015 South Pacific Classic Win

Godolphin and John O’Shea unleashed another smart three-year-old on Queen Elizabeth Stakes Day in Sydney with Federal scoring a soft win in the South Pacific Classic 2015 to earn a trip to Hawkesbury for the Guineas. The son of Medaglia D’Oro was one of just six of his age lining up in this year’s $150,000…

Shamalia Wins 2015 Birthday Card Stakes

Shamalia Wins 2015 Birthday Card Stakes

Golden Slipper Day kicked off at Rosehill this afternoon with the Group 3 Birthday Card Stakes (1200m), which saw eight fillies and mares battle it out. Team Hawkes’ Mossfun wore side winkers to increase her chances at winning the race after running a disappointing sixth in her first two starts this campaign. The going was…

Mossfun Drawn Wide in 2015 Birthday Card Stakes Field

Mossfun Drawn Wide in 2015 Birthday Card Stakes Field

Team Hawkes’ Mossfun will return to Rosehill one year after winning the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) but in different circumstances. While a new batch of promising two-year-olds will contest the $3.5 million feature race this Saturday, Mossfun will run in the Group 3 Birthday Card Stakes (1200m) worth just $150,000. Mossfun missed out on…