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Guard Of Honour To Roman Consul Stakes After Heritage Stakes Win

Guard Of Honour To Roman Consul Stakes After Heritage Stakes Win

17 Sep, 2016

Guard Of Honour got his nose down at the right time to record a narrow victory in the 2016 Heritage Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Guard Of Honour held-off Flash Fibian to record a narrow victory in the 2016 Heritage Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Tango Rain started the Heritage Stakes as a clear …

Star Of Monsoon to step up from maiden to Caulfield Guineas contender

Star Of Monsoon to step up from maiden to Caulfield Guineas contender

15 Aug, 2016

Trainer Gerald Ryan expects well bred colt Star Of Monsoon to put himself into Caulfield Guineas contention after he runs in the Maiden Plate (1250m) at Newcastle on Tuesday.

Kerrin McEvoy, above, will ride Star Of Monsoon at Newcastle. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Ryan has a high opinion of Star Of Monsoon who is yet …

Star Of Monsoon to be tested as a Caulfield Guineas prospect

Star Of Monsoon to be tested as a Caulfield Guineas prospect

26 Jul, 2016

Lightly raced two year old Star Of Monsoon will be tested as a Caulfield Guineas prospects when he resumes in the Casino Prince @ Vinery Two Year Old Maiden Handicap (1200m) at Canterbury on Wednesday.

Trainer Gerald Ryan, above, will saddle up Star Of Monsoon at Canterbury. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Trainer Gerald Ryan had …

Defcon’s Golden Slipper place to be decided after gallop

Defcon’s Golden Slipper place to be decided after gallop

14 Mar, 2016

Black Opal Stakes winner Defcon’s place in the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday will be decided after he gallops at Randwick on Tuesday morning.

Defcon, above, green colours running second to Astern in the Silver Slipper Stakes, is vying for a Golden Slipper start. Photo by Steve Hart.

Co-trainers …

O’Shea hoping to get Astern back on track for Golden Slipper

O’Shea hoping to get Astern back on track for Golden Slipper

5 Mar, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea is hoping to get Astern back on track for the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on March 19 after he was forced to scratch him from his assignment at Randwick today.

Astern, above in the Godolphin blue, is out of the Todman Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve …

Defcon draws wide barrier in Black Opal Stakes

Defcon draws wide barrier in Black Opal Stakes

3 Mar, 2016

Smart colt Defcon will have to overcome a wide barrier if he is to win the Group 3 $275,000 Mercedes-Benz Canberra Black Opal Stakes (1200m) at Canberra on Sunday.

Defcon, green colours above second to Astern in the Silver Slipper Stakes, will head to the Black Opal Stakes at Canberra. Photo by Steve Hart.

The …

Defcon draws outside barrier in Silver Slipper Stakes

Defcon draws outside barrier in Silver Slipper Stakes

17 Feb, 2016

The Peter and Paul Snowden trained Defcon has drawn the outside barrier in the Group 2 $250,000 UVEX Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Co-trainer Peter Snowden will saddle up Defcon in the Silver Slipper Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Daniel Costello.

With only seven two year olds accepting for the Silver Slipper …

Defcon’s Golden Slipper prospects on the line in Silver Slipper Stakes

Defcon’s Golden Slipper prospects on the line in Silver Slipper Stakes

16 Feb, 2016

Highly rated two year old Defcon’s Golden Slipper prospects are on the line when he lines up in the Group 2 $250,000 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Jockey Blake Shinn,above, will ride Defcon in the Silver Slipper Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Several of the juveniles listed to run in …

Zelady’s Night Out heads 2016 Golden Slipper Stakes order of entry

Zelady’s Night Out heads 2016 Golden Slipper Stakes order of entry

9 Feb, 2016

The Tony Gollan trained Zelady’s Night Out heads the order of entry for the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill on March 19.

The Tony Gollan trained Zelady’s Night Out is at the top of the order of entry for the Golden Slipper Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Zelady’s …

Blake Shinn new rider for Defcon in Blue Diamond Prelude

Blake Shinn new rider for Defcon in Blue Diamond Prelude

1 Feb, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Blake Shinn will be the new rider for boom colt Defcon when he lines up in the Group 3 $200,000 Blue Diamond Prelude (1100m) for the Colts and Geldings at Caulfield on February 13.

Blake Shinn, above, will be the new rider for Defcon in the Blue Diamond Prelude at Caulfield. …