News About: Black Opal Stakes
Form expert Deane Lester has Catchy on top of his 2017 Golden Slipper tips and he believes there is no reason the unbeaten filly can’t win again at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.
Catchy has done nothing wrong during …
Jockey Tim Clark kicked off a winning double at Canberra on Saturday when he scored back to back wins in the Listed $200,000 Canberra Cup (2000m) on the Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott trained Dark Eyes.
Trainer Gerald Ryan said that connections of Trapeze Artist are unlikely to pay the late entry fee for the Golden Slipper even though the Snitzel colt scored a comfortable win in the Group 3 $300,000 Mercedes-Benz Canberra Black Opal Stakes (1200m) at Canberra on Sunday.
The Tulloch Lodge trained Invincible Star is out of contention of the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on March 18 after undergoing recent knee surgery.
Co-trainer Adrian Bott …
Trekking will get a chance to justify trainer John O’Shea’s rating of the colt when he strives to cement a Golden Slipper spot when he runs in the Group 2 $300,000 UNSW Todman Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday.
Melbourne two year old Jukebox will have to pass a vet’s check on Friday before being allowed to start in either the Group 2 $300,000 UNSW Todman Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday or the Group 3 $300,000 Mercedes-Benz Canberra Black Opal Stakes (1200m) at Canberra on Sunday.
A high quality field of fourteen two year olds plus two emergencies make up the Group 3 $300,000 Mercedes-Benz Canberra Black Opal Stakes (1200m) at Canberra on Sunday.
Top Golden Slipper fancies Houtzen, Menari, Chauffeur, Muraaqeb, Jukebox and Khan …
Caulfield trainer Ciaron Maher is hoping to qualify Jukebox for the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on March 18 in either the Todman Stakes or the Black Opal Stakes.
Jukebox will have to get a …
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.
Both Menari and Chauffeur have contested only …
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