News About: Calliope

Jorda Wins Gimcrack Stakes on Debut

Jorda Wins Gimcrack Stakes on Debut

1 Oct, 2016

Godolphin have potentially unearthed a star filly in the form of Jorda, who justified her clear favouritism to win the Listed Gimcrack Stakes (1000m) on debt at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Jorda won the Listed Gimcrack Stakes on debut at Randwick this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

All nine fillies confirmed in the Gimcrack Stakes field …

Omei Sword Too Good in Silver Shadow Stakes

Omei Sword Too Good in Silver Shadow Stakes

20 Aug, 2016

Omei Sword has justified her resounding favouritism at Royal Randwick this afternoon; comfortably taking out the Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) from Bacarella and Quick Feet.

Omei Sword proved too strong for her rivals in the Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

The Silver Shadow Stakes was delayed by more …

Silver Shadow Stakes Ideal for Thyme For Roses

Silver Shadow Stakes Ideal for Thyme For Roses

19 Aug, 2016

Gai Waterhouse believes that Saturday’s Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick figures as the ideal first point of call for talented filly Thyme For Roses ahead of a busy Spring Carnival preparation.

Gai Waterhouse is confident Thyme For Roses will be hard to beat in Saturday’s Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes at …

Calliope passes barrier test for Silver Shadow Stakes start

Calliope passes barrier test for Silver Shadow Stakes start

18 Aug, 2016

Godolphin owned filly Calliope has passed her barrier test and is clear to run in the Group 2 $175,000 Alpha Flight Services Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Calliope, above, will wear a brow band when she resumes in the Silver Shadow Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Calliope was ordered back …

Zelady’s Night Out draws wide barrier in Silver Shadow Stakes

Zelady’s Night Out draws wide barrier in Silver Shadow Stakes

17 Aug, 2016

A wide barrier draw shouldn’t affect the chances of smart Queensland filly Zelady’s Night Out when she takes on the southern girls in the Group 2 $175,000 Alpha Flight Services Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Queensland filly Zelady’s Night Out, above, has drawn a wide barrier in the Silver Shadow Stakes at …

Thyme For Roses among nominations for Silver Shadow Stakes

Thyme For Roses among nominations for Silver Shadow Stakes

15 Aug, 2016

Flemington winner Thyme For Roses is among the fourteen nominations for the Group 2 $175,000 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Flemington winner Thyme For Roses, above, is among the nominations for the Silver Shadow Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott trained Thyme For Roses …

Capitalist Primed for Missile Stakes Following Strong Trial

Capitalist Primed for Missile Stakes Following Strong Trial

29 Jul, 2016

Co-trainer Paul Snowden is confident Capitalist is primed for his competitive return in the Group 2 Missile Stakes (1200m) on Saturday week, after completing a strong barrier trial at Royal Randwick this morning.

Golden Slipper winner Capitalist completed a strong 850m trial at Royal Randwick on Friday morning. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Capitalist has been …

Prompt Response to miss the J J Atkins

Prompt Response to miss the J J Atkins

16 May, 2016

Gai Waterhouse’s smart filly Prompt Response is out of contention for the Group 1 $600,000 BMW J.J. Atkins (1600m) at Eagle Farm on June 11.

Prompt Response ran second to Missrock, above,, in the Percy Sykes Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Prompt Response was well in the betting at $7 for the J.J. …

Telperion to wear blinkers in 2016 Golden Slipper

Telperion to wear blinkers in 2016 Golden Slipper

18 Mar, 2016

The John O’Shea trained Telperion will wear blinkers for the first time when he lines up in the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Telperion will wear the blinkers for the first time in the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Telperion is one of three runners that …

Clipperton gives Calliope a great chance to win Golden Slipper

Clipperton gives Calliope a great chance to win Golden Slipper

17 Mar, 2016

A new found confidence boost will help up and coming jockey Sam Clipperton in his quest to win Saturday’s Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Calliope.

Jockey Sam Clipperton is giving Calliope, above, a great chance to win the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Clipperton has picked up …