News About: Gimcrack Stakes

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 …

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 …

Calliope To Take Improvement From Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude

Calliope To Take Improvement From Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Prelude

12 Feb, 2016

Calliope is currently on top of 2016 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Fillies Prelude betting markets, but trainer John O’Shea has warned punters that the talented filly will take plenty of improvement from her run in the Group 2 event at Caulfield tomorrow.

Calliope is currently a clear favourite in betting markets for the 2016 Ladbrokes Blue …

Astern To Return In Silver Slipper Stakes

Astern To Return In Silver Slipper Stakes

29 Jan, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea has confirmed that leading Golden Slipper contender Astern will return to the races in the 2016 Silver Slipper Stakes at Rosehill Gardens on February 20.

Calliope is set to return to the races in the Blue Diamond Prelude at Caulfield in a fortnight. Photo by: Steve Hart

Astern made his first public …

2016 Magic Millions Classic Tips: Slumber Party The Value

2016 Magic Millions Classic Tips: Slumber Party The Value

8 Jan, 2016

Queensland Racing expert Steve Hewlett has Capitalist on top of his 2016 Magic Millions Classic tips, but he believes that Gai Waterhouse-trained Slumber Party is the main danger to the star colt in the feature race at the Gold Coast tomorrow.

Co-trainer Peter Snowden is confident that Capitalist has improved ahead of the 2016 Magic …

Calliope Overcomes Poor Start To Win Gimcrack Stakes

Calliope Overcomes Poor Start To Win Gimcrack Stakes

3 Oct, 2015

Calliope overcame a poor start to record an impressive victory in the 2015 Gimcrack Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Calliope hit the line strongly to take out the 2015 Gimcrack Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Calliope showed early speed in a barrier trial at Royal Randwick on September 21, …

Witchlike & Lake Geneva Trial Well At Warwick Farm

Witchlike & Lake Geneva Trial Well At Warwick Farm

24 Jul, 2015

Witchlike and Lake Geneva were the standout performers in the fifth barrier trial at Warwick Farm this morning.

Calaverite (middle) ans Lake Geneva (outside) both trialled well at Warwick Farm this morning. Photo by: Steve Hart

Witchlike jumped from the gates quickly in the early stages of the barrier trial over 800 metres and she …

Ottoman Can Bounce Back In Reisling Stakes

Ottoman Can Bounce Back In Reisling Stakes

6 Mar, 2015

Trainer John O’Shea is hopeful that Ottoman can bounce back to her best when she contests the 2015 Reisling Stakes at Royal Randwick this weekend.

Ottoman needs to produce an improved performance in the 2015 Reisling Stakes to keep herself in Golden Slipper contention. Photo by: Steve Hart

Ottoman went to the top of 2015 …

Godolphin two year olds to clash in Lonhro Plate

Godolphin two year olds to clash in Lonhro Plate

11 Feb, 2015

Four of Godolphin’s Golden Slipper hopefuls are set to clash in the Listed $125,000 DX Solutions Lonhro Plate (1100m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Furnaces,above, is one of four Godolphin owned two year olds running in the Lonhro Plate at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Fillies Calaverite and Igraine and colts Furnaces and Haptic will all …

Calaverite Removed From Widden Stakes Field

Calaverite Removed From Widden Stakes Field

29 Jan, 2015

Talented Godolphin filly Calaverite has been removed from the 2015 Widden Stakes field and will not take her place in the Group 3 event due to the possibility of a wet track at Rosehill Gardens this weekend.

Calaverite will not contest the Widden Stakes this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Calaverite was set to have …