-->

Deposit $100
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $50 bet with

$200*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $25
to get

$75*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $250
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Golden Rose hopeful Diamond Tathagata showed that he is in for a bright 2017 Spring Carnival campaign with a narrow but impressive Randwick barrier trial win today.

Diamond Tathagata, above in blue and yellow colours, is being set for the Golden Rose at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Diamond Tathagata, above in blue and yellow colours, is being set for the Golden Rose at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Mark Newnham trained Diamond Tathagata with Tommy Berry in the saddle was able to lead all of the way in the 900m trial on the Randwick course proper and hold off the well performed Chris Waller trained Comin’ Through by a short head with the mighty mare Winx finishing on strongly into third place.

Diamond Tathagata, still a two year old for another week, was able to beat the older horses and Newnham was very pleased with the effort.

“He is a nice strong colt and we couldn’t have asked for anything more today racing against older horses. The idea was just to give him a nice gallop and he had that,” Mark Newnham told Racing New South Wales News.

“With colts, you want to see them keen and competitive. He jumped really quickly from the gates to put himself right there, was relaxed and was keen to put his head down on the line. You want to see them have a bit of desire.

“He is a lot bigger and stronger than he was as an early two year old.”

Diamond Tathagata showed that he had plenty of ability with a win in the Group 2 $200,000 Skyline Stakes (1200m) at Randwick during the 2017 Sydney Autumn Carnival and Newnham is keen to get the rising three year old into the Group 1 $1m De Bortoli Wines Golden Rose (1400m) at Rosehill on September 23.

Newnham is still working out a Spring Carnival program for Diamond Tathagata but will work around giving him two lead up runs into the Golden Rose.

“We’ll just see how he comes out of the trial before we decide anything. The Golden Rose is still a while away yet but he’ll probably need two runs going into it,” Newnham said.

The Listed $150,000 The Rosebud (1100m) at Rosehill on August 12 and the Group 3 $150,000 San Domenico Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill on August 26 are two options Newhham is looking at.

The lightly raced Diamond Tathagata made it into the field for the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill but never threatened to finish seventh to She Will Reign and then was well beaten again when twelfth to Invader in the Group 1 $1m Inglis Sires’ (1400m) at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’.

Early betting for the Golden Rose at Ladbrokes.com.au has Diamond Tathagata listed as a $34 chance while the James Cummings trained Kementari sits at the top of the market order at $9 just ahead of Blue Diamond Stakes winner Catchy at $11.

Early market order for the Golden Rose at Ladbrokes.com.au: $9 Kementari, $11 Catchy, $13 Pariah, $15 Invader, Tulip, $17 Merchant Navy, Trapeze Artist, $21 Addictive Nature, Alizee, Ardrossan, Menari, Shoals, Siege Of Quebec, $26 Champagne Cuddles, Marble, Taking Aim, Verinaillo, $34 or better the rest.

About The Author

Mark Mazzaglia

Mark is a passionate journalist with a life-time involvement in the racing industry. He spent many years as an analyst and form expert at the Courier Mail and also has hands-on experience working with some of Queensland’s top trainers.

1,284 Comments

  1. check it out

    I simply want to tell you that I am newbie to weblog and actually liked this web-site. Almost certainly I’m planning to bookmark your blog . You definitely have superb writings. Thanks a bunch for sharing with us your web site.

  2. he has a good point

    I just want to mention I’m all new to blogs and really enjoyed you’re web-site. Very likely I’m going to bookmark your blog post . You definitely have awesome articles and reviews. Thanks a lot for sharing with us your web site.

  3. article

    I just want to say I am beginner to blogs and certainly liked this page. Probably I’m want to bookmark your website . You actually have tremendous articles. Kudos for sharing with us your webpage.

  4. Itamar Serp

    Hi, I do believe this is an excellent web site.
    I stumbledupon it ;) I may return yet again since i have bookmarked it.
    Money and freedom is the greatest way to change, may you be
    rich and continue to help other people.

  5. Umanizzare presidios

    Hello, after reading this awesome article i am also delighted to share my experience here with mates.

  6. Umanizzare presidios

    My brother recommended I might like this blog.
    He was totally right. This post truly made my day.
    You can not imagine simply how much time I had spent
    for this info! Thanks!

  7. Motorcars

    We are a group of volunteers and opening a new scheme in our community. Your website provided us with valuable info to work on. You’ve done an impressive job and our entire community will be thankful to you.

  8. Freddie

    I love reading an article that can make people think.
    Also, thank you for permitting me to comment!

  9. Hiram

    Hey therе! This is my fiгst comment here
    so I just ᴡanted to ցive a quick shout out аnd tell you I genuinely enjoy reading throսgh уour posts.
    Ϲan you sսggest any other blogs/websites/forums thаt cover
    tһe same topics? Thanks a lot!

  10. buying cheap rs gold

    Wow! At last I got a webppage frօm wһere I know how too actuɑlly get valuable infomation гegarding my study
    and knowledge.

  11. Gamescap.Com

    De ce ? Acest website folosește cookies.
    Asa e ca e simplu?

  12. Interior Accessories

    It is really a great and helpful piece of info. I’m satisfied that you just shared this useful information with us. Please stay us informed like this. Thank you for sharing.

  13. Kantor EJC

    Wow, wonderful blog layout! How long have you been blogging for? you made blogging look easy. The overall look of your web site is fantastic, let alone the content!

  14. Luiz Gastão Bittencourt da Silva

    Hey There. I discovered your weblog using msn. This is an extremely smartly written article.
    I’ll be sure to bookmark it and return to learn more of your helpful
    info. Thank you for the post. I will definitely return.

  15. Itamar Serpa Fernandes

    That is a very good tip especially to those new to the blogosphere.
    Brief but very accurate info… Thank you for sharing this one.

    A must read article!

  16. obaku

    I’m not sure where you are getting your information, but good topic.
    I needs to spend some time learning much more or understanding more.
    Thanks for great information I was looking for this information for my mission.

  17. dewapoker terbesar Indonesia

    Wow! Thank you! I always wanted to write on my blog something like that. Can I include a fragment of your post to my blog?

  18. dj pt nunta pret

    Dee Jay-ul de nunta este solutia ideala.

  19. Carlos Eduardo Veiga

    Pretty! This has been an extremely wonderful
    post. Thanks for providing this information.

  20. Luiz Fernando Monteiro Bittencourt

    This piece of writing is truly a good one it assists new net users, who are wishing in favor of blogging.

  21. House To Home

    I am very happy to read this. This is the type of manual that needs to be given and not the random misinformation that is at the other blogs. Appreciate your sharing this best doc.

  22. nang nguc

    Hi Dear, are you truly visiting this site daily, if so afterward you will absolutely get good know-how.

  23. Itamar Serpa Fernandes

    Howdy! I know this is kinda off topic but I’d figured I’d ask.
    Would you be interested in trading links or maybe guest authoring a blog post or vice-versa?
    My website discusses a lot of the same subjects as yours
    and I feel we could greatly benefit from each other.
    If you might be interested feel free to send me an e-mail.

    I look forward to hearing from you! Great blog by the way!

  24. 3D laser cut models

    Thanks so much for the blog.Thanks Again. Will read on

  25. Clarice

    I used to be able to find good advice from your blog posts.

  26. Online Florist India

    I appreciate you sharing this blog post.Really thank you! Really Great.

  27. Teds Woodworking Review

    Thank you a lot for sharing this with all people you really understand what you are speaking about! Bookmarked. Kindly additionally visit my website =). We may have a link trade contract among us!

  28. marbella car dealers

    Post writing is also a fun, if you know then you can write otherwise it is complex to write.

  29. this website

    Of course, what a fantastic blog and illuminating posts, I definitely will bookmark your site.Best Regards!

  30. رگ خواب

    Very good information. Lucky me I recently found your website by accident (stumbleupon). I ave bookmarked it for later!

  31. Carlos Eduardo Correa da Veig

    Pretty! This has been a really wonderful article.
    Thanks for supplying these details.

  32. svetovie paneli

    What as Happening i am new to this, I stumbled upon this I ave found It absolutely useful and it has helped me out loads. I hope to contribute & help other users like its aided me. Good job.

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. obat cina jengger ayam - obat cina jengger ayam Hai i particularly like about the picture / article / presentation that you describe. Very…

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published.