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Golden Slipper Stablemates to Clash in Todman Stakes

Golden Slipper Stablemates to Clash in Todman Stakes

28 Feb, 2017

Trainer Gerald Ryan has revealed that classy stable mates Menari and Chauffeur are likely to meet for the first time in Saturday’s Group 2 Todman Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick.

Gerald Ryan is set to saddle Menari and Chauffeur in Saturday’s Todman Stakes at Randwick. Photo: Daniel Costello

Both Menari and Chauffeur have contested only …

2017 Golden Slipper Favourite Capable of Starting Well

2017 Golden Slipper Favourite Capable of Starting Well

28 Feb, 2017

Gary Portelli does not buy into the theory that star filly She Will Reign is a poor starter and is confident that she will take plenty of beating in Saturday’s Group 2 Reisling Stakes (1200m) at Randwick, as a final point of call ahead of the 2017 Golden Slipper.

She Will Reign will contest her …

Terravista to Take Place in 2017 Newmarket Handicap Field

Terravista to Take Place in 2017 Newmarket Handicap Field

28 Feb, 2017

Trainer Joe Pride has confirmed that Terrivista will take his place in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap field this morning’s release of official weights for the featured sprint at Flemington on March 11th.

Lightning Stakes winner Terravista will take his place in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Terravista returned to …

Moreira to Ride Flying Artie in Newmarket Handicap

Moreira to Ride Flying Artie in Newmarket Handicap

28 Feb, 2017

Leading Hong Kong jockey Joao Moreira has been booked to take the lightweight ride on Flying Artie in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington Racecourse on March 11th.

Flying Artie will be partnered by Joao Moreira in the 2017 Newmarket Handicap. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Champion jockey Damien Oliver is the first …

Chautauqua at top of 2017 Canterbury Stakes nominations

Chautauqua at top of 2017 Canterbury Stakes nominations

27 Feb, 2017

Multiple Group 1 winning sprinter Chautauqua sits at the top of the nominations for the 2017 Group 1 $500,000 Canterbury Stakes (1300m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Chautauqua, above, heads up the nominations for the 2017 Canterbury Stakes at Randwick, Photo by Steve Hart.

With only eleven horses nominated for the weight for age Autumn sprint, …

Jukebox well down the list in 2017 Golden Slipper order of entry

Jukebox well down the list in 2017 Golden Slipper order of entry

27 Feb, 2017

Caulfield trainer Ciaron Maher will be racing against time to get his unbeaten colt Jukebox fit and qualified to run in the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on March 18.

Jukebox, above, has to race against time to be fit to run in the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate …

Prebble booked to ride Attention in 2017 Australian Guineas

Prebble booked to ride Attention in 2017 Australian Guineas

27 Feb, 2017

Sydney three year old Attention is set to back up in the Group 1 $750,000 Australian Guineas (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday with Hong Kong based jockey Brett Prebble booked to ride.

Jockey Brett Prebble will ride Attention, above, in the Australian Guineas at Flemington. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Attention finished a gallant fourth against …

Cylinder Beach to take on Winx in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

Cylinder Beach to take on Winx in Queen Elizabeth Stakes

27 Feb, 2017

Eagle Farm trainer Desleigh Forster is dreaming of taking on super star Winx with her stable star Cylinder Beach in the Group 1 $4m Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Randwick on April 8, day two of ‘The Championships’.

Cylinder Beach, above maroon and gold, could take on Winx in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at …

Jukebox among Todman Stakes nominations to chase Golden Slipper start

Jukebox among Todman Stakes nominations to chase Golden Slipper start

27 Feb, 2017

Caulfield trainer Ciaron Maher still has Golden Slipper aspirations for his smart colt Jukebox who is among the nominations for the Group 2 $300,000 UNSW Todman Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Jukebox, above, is among the nominations for the Todman Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Jukebox was controversially scratched by Racing …

Houtzen among the nominations for 2017 Reisling Stakes

Houtzen among the nominations for 2017 Reisling Stakes

27 Feb, 2017

Top Golden Slipper fancy Houtzen is among the nominations for the Group 2 $300,000 Reisling Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Magic Millions 2yo Classic winner Houtzen, above, is among the nominations for the Reisling Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainer Toby Edmonds’ first option is to run Houtzen in the $60,000 QTIS …