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2017 Golden Slipper Race Day scratchings and track condition

2017 Golden Slipper Race Day scratchings and track condition

18 Mar, 2017

The Rosehill track has been rated a heavy 10 for today’s 2017 Golden Slipper Race Day after receiving 91mm of rain over the last seven days with the rail our 3m for the entire course.

Queensland filly Houtzen, above, remains the favourite for the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Group 1 …

Winx to face heavy track in George Ryder

Winx to face heavy track in George Ryder

17 Mar, 2017

Australia’s favourite race mare Winx is set to face another heavy track when she takes on a smart field in the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Winx, above, will be facing another heavy track when she lines up in the George Ryder at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate …

Winx has 1 less to worry about, Tosen Stardom out of George Ryder

Winx has 1 less to worry about, Tosen Stardom out of George Ryder

17 Mar, 2017

Champion mare Winx has one less opponent to worry about in the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday following the scratching of the Darren Weir trained Tosen Stardom.

Winx, above, has been left with seven opponents in the George Ryder after the scratching of Tosen Stardom. Photo by …

Bowman has last word on Winx before George Ryder

Bowman has last word on Winx before George Ryder

16 Mar, 2017

Leading jockey Hugh Bowman can’t fault Winx as he gives the last word about the glamour mare in the lead up to the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Winx, above, is in fine order heading into the George Ryder at Rosehill. Photo Ultimate Racing Photos.

Bowman was …

George Ryder to be ‘competitive’ for Winx

George Ryder to be ‘competitive’ for Winx

16 Mar, 2017

Leading Group 1 rider Hugh Bowman believes that the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday will be the most competitive race that Winx has contested for a long time.

Hugh Bowman and Winx, above, will team up again in the George Ryder at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Winx has quality challengers in 2017 George Ryder Stakes

Winx has quality challengers in 2017 George Ryder Stakes

15 Mar, 2017

Australia’s glamour mare Winx has a host of quality challengers to take her on as she chases her sixteenth straight win in the Group 1 $1m China Horse Club George Ryder (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Winx, above, is chasing her sixteenth straight win in the 2017 George Ryder at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Waller has strong numbers in 2013 Caulfield Cup nominations

Waller has strong numbers in 2013 Caulfield Cup nominations

6 Aug, 2013

All conquering Sydney trainer Chris Waller will have a strong chance to win his first Caulfield Cup with ten entries among the 173 when nominations closed today.

Hawkspur is one of Chris Waller's 10 nominations for the 2013 Caulfield Cup. Photo by Daniel Costello.

As well as winning his third Sydney trainer’s premiership, Waller was …

SA Derby hopefuls in tight battle for favouritism

SA Derby hopefuls in tight battle for favouritism

3 May, 2012

South Australian Derby hopefuls Zabeelionaire and Strike The Stars are locked in a tight battle for favouritism heading into Saturday’s Group 1 clash at Morphettville.

The Leon Corstens trained Zabeelionaire scored his second career victory when an easy winner over Chieftain Jack in the Eastern Bridge Plate (2000m) for three year olds at Caulfield on …

Captain Sonador Could Face Final Race Start

Captain Sonador Could Face Final Race Start

3 May, 2011

Captain Sonador could run his last race at the Gold Coast

Captain Sonador will be running for his career when he takes to the track in the Prime Minister’s Cup at the Gold Coast this Saturday.

The four-year-old entire finished a disappointing last in the Group 1 Doncaster Handicap last start on a Heavy rated …