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2016 Golden Slipper favourites to gallop on Tuesday

2016 Golden Slipper favourites to gallop on Tuesday

14 Mar, 2016

Favourites Extreme Choice and Flying Artie will have this final gallop heading into Saturday’s Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Tuesday morning.

Golden Slipper favourite Extreme Choice will gallop at Rosehill on Tuesday morning. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Caulfield trainer Mick Price has arranged to have his two colts gallop …

Badawiya Scores Dominant Kewney Stakes Victory

Badawiya Scores Dominant Kewney Stakes Victory

12 Mar, 2016

Badawiya returned to the races for the first time since her third place finish in the Thousand Guineas with an exceptional victory in the 2016 Kewney Stakes at Flemington this afternoon.

Jockey Craig Newitt settled Badawiya just behind the speed in the early stages of the race and the leading hoop waited until the 350 …

Badawiya Primed for Kewney Stakes Return

Badawiya Primed for Kewney Stakes Return

8 Mar, 2016

Badawiya produced a number of standout results for Mick Price through the Spring Carnival and is reportedly primed for a big first-up performance in Saturday’s Group 2 Kewney Stakes (1400m) at Flemington.

Badawiya will return to racing in Saturday’s Kewney Stakes at Flemington. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Finishing outside the first three only once through …

Price Pair Gallop In Reverse Ahead of Golden Slipper

Price Pair Gallop In Reverse Ahead of Golden Slipper

8 Mar, 2016

Extreme Choice and Flying Artie quinelled the Blue Diamond Stakes for Mick Price on February 27th and have both worked well at the opposite way of going as they build towards an appearance in the Group 1 Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens in just under two weeks.

Extreme Choice is already proven at …

Australian Cup start on the cards for Palentino

Australian Cup start on the cards for Palentino

7 Mar, 2016

A start in the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday is on the cards for Australian Guineas winner Palentino.

Australian Guineas winner Palentino, maroon and white colours, is a good chance of backing up in the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Palentino had to survive a protest …

2016 Australian Guineas Results: Palentino Wins

2016 Australian Guineas Results: Palentino Wins

5 Mar, 2016

Palentino flew home from the tail of the field to record a narrow win over Tarzino in a thrilling edition of the Australian Guineas at Flemington this afternoon.

Palentino and Tarzino fought out the finish in the 2016 Australian Guineas at Flemington this afternoon. Photo by: Ultimate Racing Photos

Palentino was settled at the tail …

2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Results: Extreme Choice Too Good

2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Results: Extreme Choice Too Good

27 Feb, 2016

Extreme Choice has confirmed his status as a star of the future at Caulfield Racecourse this afternoon; producing an impressive start-to-finish performance to beat stable mate Flying Artie by two lengths in the featured Group 1 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m).

Extreme Choice was too good in the 2016 Group 1 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes …

Full field of 16 to go around in Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes

Full field of 16 to go around in Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes

27 Feb, 2016

A full field of sixteen two year olds will go around in the Group 1 $1.5m Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield today.

Extreme Choice remains the favourite for the Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

The three emergencies, Selenia, Seaburge and Revolving Door weren’t needed, allowing the favourite Extreme …

Reldas gains a start in 2016 Oakleigh Plate

Reldas gains a start in 2016 Oakleigh Plate

26 Feb, 2016

The scratching of Lord Of The Sky on veterinary advice has paved the way for Reldas to gain a start in the Group 1 $500,000 Clamms Seafood Oakleigh Plate (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

The Robert Smerdon trained Reldas has gained a start in the Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

The Robert …

Newitt Bullish About Extreme Choice In Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes

Newitt Bullish About Extreme Choice In Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes

25 Feb, 2016

Extreme Choice is currently available at 2016 Blue Diamond Stakes odds of $3 and jockey Craig Newitt believes that the talented colt is the horse to beat in the Group 1 event at Caulfield on Saturday.

Craig Newitt is confident that Extreme Choice can deliver him another win in the Blue Diamond Stakes. Photo by: …