News About: 2013 Golden Slipper

Overreach Flies to Golden Slipper Win

Overreach Flies to Golden Slipper Win

6 Apr, 2013

Gai Waterhouse has added another Golden Slipper (1200m) to her impressive training resume after short-priced favourite Overreach produced a sizzling finish to claim the $3.5 million sprint at Rosehill today.

Overreach produced a sizzling finish to win the Golden Slipper for 2013 at Rosehill. Photo by: Steve Hart

The small but talented filly showed electric …

Scandiva Launches Golden Slipper Assault With Magic Night Stakes Win

Scandiva Launches Golden Slipper Assault With Magic Night Stakes Win

30 Mar, 2013

Scandiva is well on her way to a start in the Golden Slipper next weekend after winning the Group 2 Magic Night Stakes at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse today.

The two-old won the race by a nose ahead of Sharhad, who placed a gallant second, and Major Conquest, who passed the post in a tight contest …

Name Change for Slipper Contender

Name Change for Slipper Contender

27 Mar, 2013

All The Talk is now I’m All The Talk.

Golden Slipper contender I'm All The Talk is now known as I'm All The Talk. Photo by: Steve Hart.

Gary Portelli’s Golden Slipper hope has been forced to undergo a name change to avoid confusion with Queensland-based gelding All The Torque.

I’m All The Talk is …

Slipper Hope All The Talk at Trials

Slipper Hope All The Talk at Trials

26 Mar, 2013

Gary Portelli’s Golden Slipper fancy All The Talk continued his march towards Saturday week’s $3.5 million sprint with a strong trial performance at Warwick Farm this morning.

All The Talk trialled strongly at Warwick Farm ahead of Saturday week's Golden Slipper. Photo by: Steve Hart.

With Brenton Avdulla aboard, the exciting two-year-old led led unchallenged …

Slipper Fillies Face Off

Slipper Fillies Face Off

21 Mar, 2013

The Golden Slipper picture is likely to become clearer on Saturday when top fancies Overreach and Villa Verde face off in the Group 2 Reisling Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill.

Golden Slipper favourite Overreach faces a tough clash in the Reisling Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart.

Gai Waterhouse’s number one two-year-old Overreach currently heads the Golden …

Big Weekend for Berry as he Reunites with Karuta Queen

Big Weekend for Berry as he Reunites with Karuta Queen

20 Mar, 2013

Tommy Berry will kick off a big weekend by reuniting with Karuta Queen in the Group 1 William Reid Stakes (1200m) against Black Caviar at Moonee Valley on Friday night.

Tommy Berry will reunite with Karuta Queen in the William Reid Stakes. Photo by: Taron Clarke.

Berry rode the talented sprinter in the first 15 …

Key Slipper Mounts Confirmed

Key Slipper Mounts Confirmed

14 Mar, 2013

Gai Waterhouse’s Golden Slipper team is becoming clearer and who will ride her top chances has been confirmed ahead of the $3.5 million glamour race at Rosehill on April 6.

Tommy Berry has been confirmed for the key ride on Overreach in the Golden Slipper. Photo by: Steve Hart.

Tommy Berry was aboard when Overreach …

Slipper in Sights of Whittington

Slipper in Sights of Whittington

13 Mar, 2013

Gai Waterhouse’s chances of scoring her fifth Golden Slipper win improved on Saturday when Whittington confirmed his place in her Slipper team with a strong win in the Lonhro Plate at Warwick Farm.

Whittingon is part of Gai Waterhouse's strong Golden Slipper team. Photo by: Steve Hart.

Waterhouse has early favourite Overreach and Silver Slipper …

Slipper Fits but Start not Confirmed for Whiskey Allround

Slipper Fits but Start not Confirmed for Whiskey Allround

8 Mar, 2013

Queensland gelding Whiskey Allround shot into Golden Slipper contention with a tough Silver Slipper second on Saturday but trainer Tony Gollan will delay a decision on a start in the $3.5 million race for as long as possible.

Whiskey Allround is on a path towards the Golden Slipper. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

Connections of the …

Waterhouse’s Strong Slipper Hand

Waterhouse’s Strong Slipper Hand

5 Mar, 2013

When Gai Waterhouse declared Silver Slipper winner Sweet Idea will be “impossible to beat” in the Golden Slipper, the outgoing trainer raised more than a few eyebrows.

Silver Slipper winner Sweet Idea forms part of Gai Waterhouse's strong Golden Slipper contingent. Photo by: Steve Hart.

While the statement may have been slightly controversial and may …