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Portelli Does All The Golden Slipper Talk

Portelli Does All The Golden Slipper Talk

30 Nov, 2012

Warwick Farm horseman Gary Portelli is excited about the upcoming autumn season rating a number of his current crop of juveniles as definite contenders in the big two-year-old features, the biggest of which is of course the Golden Slipper.

The richest race of its kind for that age group in the world, the $3.5 million …

Sensational Pierro takes out Sires Produce

Sensational Pierro takes out Sires Produce

14 Apr, 2012

Top jockey Nash Rawiller described Pierro’s win in the Group 1 $500,000 Inglis Sires Produce Stakes (1400m) at Randwick today as ‘Sensational’ as the colt remained unbeaten.

Pierro has continued his Golden Slipper winning form to win the Group 1 Sires Produce Stakes - photo (c) Steve Hart

The Gai Waterhouse two year old seems …

Pierro and All Too Hard contest a highlight on Derby Day

Pierro and All Too Hard contest a highlight on Derby Day

11 Apr, 2012

One of the highlights of Saturday’s Derby Day at Randwick will be the contest between the unbeaten colts Pierro and All Too Hard in the Group 1 $500,000 Inglis Sires Produce Stakes (1400m).

All Too Hard (pictured) is set to take on Golden Slipper winner Pierro in the Group 1 Sires Produce Stakes - photo …

Waterhouse not worried about wide barrrier for Laser Hawk

Waterhouse not worried about wide barrrier for Laser Hawk

11 Apr, 2012

The ever confident Gai Waterhouse has put aside a wide barrier for favourite Laser Hawk in her pursue to win her first Australian Derby at Randwick on Saturday.

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is not worried about a wide barrier for Laser Hawk in the Australian Derby - photo (c) Steve Hart

The lightly raced Laser Hawk …

Waterhouse has winning treble on Golden Slipper day

Waterhouse has winning treble on Golden Slipper day

7 Apr, 2012

Gai Waterhouse wrapped up a winning treble on Golden Slipper day when Western Symbol took out the Group 3 Cellarbrations HKJC Stakes (2000m) at Rosehill today.

Western Symbol's win in the last gave trainer Gai Waterhouse three winners on Golden Slipper Day - photo (c) Steve Hart

Waterhouse was the star of the day having …

Price is positive Samaready is at her top for Golden Slipper

Price is positive Samaready is at her top for Golden Slipper

5 Apr, 2012

Trainer Mick Price is positive he is sending Golden Slipper favourite Samaready into Saturday’s Group 1 race at the top of her game in a bid to remain unbeaten.

Price has had to raise Samaready to peak condition twice in one campaign after winning the Group 1 $1m Patinack Farm Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at …

Gai can repeat history with trifecta in Golden Slipper

Gai can repeat history with trifecta in Golden Slipper

5 Apr, 2012

Gai Waterhouse is on the brink of repeating her history making effort of training the trifecta in a Golden Slipper when she saddles up five runners in Saturday’s $3.5m 1200m dash for the two year olds.

Waterhouse set the benchmark in the 2001 Golden Slipper when she also had five starters and secured the first …

Snitzerland to wear blinkers in Golden Slipper

Snitzerland to wear blinkers in Golden Slipper

4 Apr, 2012

Trainer Gerald Ryan is certain Snitzerland is going into Saturday’s Golden Slipper at peak condition and the addition of blinkers might be the edge she needs to turn the tables on favourite Samaready.

Snitzerland will wear blinkers in the Golden Slipper - photo (c) Steven Dowden

Ryan said that Snitzerland pulled up a bit big …

Williams is highly sought after on world stage

Williams is highly sought after on world stage

4 Apr, 2012

Melbourne jockey Craig Williams is quickly becoming a highly sought after international rider and is prepared to compete at the highest level on the world stage.

Jockey Craig Williams is in high demand - photo (c) Taron Clarke

Fresh from a successful trip to Dubai last weekend where Williams steered Ortensia to a thrilling win …

Doubtfilly in Golden Slipper after late entry fee paid

Doubtfilly in Golden Slipper after late entry fee paid

2 Apr, 2012

Queensland filly Doubtfilly will take her place in Saturday’s Group 1 $3.5m AAMI Golden Slipper  (1200m) at Rosehill after connections paid the late entry fee to secure a start.

Trainer Stuart Kendrick said Doubtfilly’s owners agreed to pay the $150,000 late entry fee to have a once in a lifetime Golden Slipper runner after she …