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Smart Gilgai Stakes 2013 Field for Turnbull Stakes Day Sprint

Smart Gilgai Stakes 2013 Field for Turnbull Stakes Day Sprint

The major sprint race on the Turnbull Stakes Day program at Flemington this Saturday is the 2013 Gilgai Stakes which has attracted a class field of hopefuls.

The Shorts winner Sessions backs up in the 2013 Gilgai Stake on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Race 9 at 5:05pm (AEST) in Melbourne, this year’s $220,000 Group 2 Gilgai Stakes (1200m) ...

Premiere Stakes Field 2013 – Hay List Runs Again

Premiere Stakes Field 2013 – Hay List Runs Again

Connections of veteran warhorse Hay List are not giving up on the dream of having the multiple Group 1 champ return to the winner’s stall before retirement, the eight-year-old set to run on Epsom Handicap Day in the Premiere Stakes 2013.

Triple Group 1 winner Hay List will look to return to form in Saturday's 2013 Premiere Stakes. Photo: ...

Eight Horse Roman Consul Stakes 2013 Field Released

Eight Horse Roman Consul Stakes 2013 Field Released

This Saturday Chris Waller’s Golden Rose winner Zoustar will back-up from their Group 1 win in Sydney’s 2013 Roman Consul Stakes facing a small field of just seven rivals.

Chris Waller's Golden Rose winner backs up in Saturday's Roman Consul Stakes 2013. Photo: Steve Hart.

Scaring away the bulk of contenders for this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Sydney City ...

10 Group 1 Winners in 2013 Turnbull Stakes Field

10 Group 1 Winners in 2013 Turnbull Stakes Field

In what is shaping up as one of the most exciting spring cups lead-ups in many years, the Turnbull Stakes 2013 at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday has attracted a final field featuring 10 individual Group 1 winners.

Puissance De Lune will jump favourite in Saturday's Turnbull Stakes 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Due to jump at 4:25pm (AEST) as ...

Guelph Heads Small Six Filly Flight Stakes 2013 Field

Guelph Heads Small Six Filly Flight Stakes 2013 Field

Peter Snowden’s star filly Guelph will face just six rivals in her bid to win a third Group 1 this weekend at Royal Randwick having scared off the bulk of competitors for the 2013 Flight Stakes.

Dual Group 1 winner Guelph is sure to open odds-on to win Saturday's Flight Stakes 2013. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Race ...

The Metropolitan 2013 Barrier Draw & Field

The Metropolitan 2013 Barrier Draw & Field

Bringing the Epsom Handicap Day racing action to a close in Sydney on Saturday will be the 2013 The Metropolitan which has drawn a field of potential spring staying stars.

Last start Hill Stakes winner Moriarty has drawn barrier one for the 2013 The Metropolitan this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Randwick Race 9 at 5:25pm (AEST), this ...

2013 Epsom Handicap Field & Barriers

2013 Epsom Handicap Field & Barriers

This Saturday the marquee race in Sydney is the Epsom Handicap 2013 at Royal Randwick which has attracted a below capacity field of milers.

Toydini has work to do from their wide 2013 Epsom Handicap barrier draw on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Set to run as one of three Group 1 features at the meeting, this year’s $500,000 Group 1 ...

Waterhouse Shoots for 2013 Turnbull Stakes Quinella

Waterhouse Shoots for 2013 Turnbull Stakes Quinella

Sydney’s leading lady of racing Gai Waterhouse may boast an imposing record in the Group 1 races at home this weekend, but she’ll also play a strong hand in Melbourne’s Turnbull Stakes 2013 on Saturday.

Fiorente is likely to start top of the 2013 Turnbull Stakes field and odds on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Waterhouse has livewire chances ...

Berry Backs Gai’s Move to Ecuador for Epsom Handicap 2013

Berry Backs Gai’s Move to Ecuador for Epsom Handicap 2013

Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse’s decision to bring her smart four-year-old Ecuador back to a mile for Saturday’s 2013 Epsom Handicap was a surprise move but the right decision according to stable hoop Tommy Berry.

Ecuador will jump one of the top fancies in the 2013 Epsom Handicap with Tommy Berry aboard on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Berry will ...

Fast ‘N’ Rocking Out of Caulfield Guineas 2013

Fast ‘N’ Rocking Out of Caulfield Guineas 2013

Trainer David Hayes has confirmed his smart colt Fast ‘N’ Rocking would not be accepting for Saturday week’s 2013 Caulfield Guineas and will instead be saved for the $500,000 Group 1 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington on Victoria Derby Day, Saturday November 2.

Fast 'N' Rocking will bypass the Caulfield Guineas in favour of the Coolmore Stud Stakes ...