News About: Golden Rose Stakes

Rageese to head to Sydney for The Villiers

Rageese to head to Sydney for The Villiers

25 Nov, 2016

The Darren Weir trained Ragesse will now head to Sydney for the Group 2 $250,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on December 17 following an aborted trip to Perth.

Rageese, above, will head to Sydney to run in the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Rageese had to return to Weir’s Warrnambool stables …

English jockey James Doyle stands in for James McDonald

English jockey James Doyle stands in for James McDonald

24 Nov, 2016

The powerful worldwide Godolphin thoroughbred operation will transfer one of their English based jockeys James Doyle to replace James McDonald as their number one Australian rider.

James McDonald, above, has been replaced by English jockey James Doyle to ride for Godolphin in Australia. Photo by Daniel Costello.

McDonlad has been the retained number one rider …

2016 Caulfield Guineas Tips: Impending clear favourite

2016 Caulfield Guineas Tips: Impending clear favourite

7 Oct, 2016

Impending is on top of the 2016 Ladbrokes Caulfield Guineas tips of Daniel O’Sullivan and the leading form expert believes that the Godolphin colt is clearly the horse to beat in the Group 1 event at Caulfield this Saturday.

The Lonhro colt continues to firm in the betting and is now the clear cut favourite …

Omei Sword to Measure Up in Golden Rose

Omei Sword to Measure Up in Golden Rose

9 Sep, 2016

This Saturday at Rosehill Gardens Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller shoots for an incredible 63rd Group 1 victory in under a decade and believes his progressive filly Omei Sword can “measure up” against the boys in the Golden Rose.

Brazilian hoop from Hong Kong Joao Moreira is out to make Golden Rose history aboard …

Angland Out for Golden Rose Atonement for Waller

Angland Out for Golden Rose Atonement for Waller

8 Sep, 2016

This Saturday jockey Tye Angland is out to atone for his loss on the beaten favourite from 12 months ago when he returns for the Golden Rose Stakes ride on the Chris Waller-trained Nikitas.

Tye Angland rides Chris Waller’s other chance in the 2016 Golden Rose Stakes field Nikitas this Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Angland …

Farm Trial for George Main Bound Winx

Farm Trial for George Main Bound Winx

7 Sep, 2016

Glamour mare Winx will trial at Warwick Farm on Friday morning ahead of her delayed second-up run in Sydney’s George Main Stakes Saturday week at Royal Randwick.

Winx will trial at Warwick Farm on Friday ahead of her 2016 George Main Stakes run Saturday week. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Australia’s best racehorse will line up in …

Vandyke Hoping for Top Three Golden Rose Finish

Vandyke Hoping for Top Three Golden Rose Finish

7 Sep, 2016

After feeling the pressure following a far from ideal preparation, trainer David Vandyke is hoping for a top three finish in Saturday’s Golden Rose Stakes from his star filly Yankee Rose.

Group 1 winning filly Yankee Rose is on track for a good 2016 Golden Rose Stakes run first-up in Sydney this weekend. Photo: Steve …

Astern rated as good as 2015 Golden Rose winner Exosphere

Astern rated as good as 2015 Golden Rose winner Exosphere

29 Aug, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea has rated last Saturday’s Run To The Rose winner Astern as good as Exosphere who won the 2015 Group 1 $1m De Bortoli Wines Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill.

Astern, above royal blue colours, is rated the same as last year’s Golden Rose winner Exosphere. Photo by Steve Hart.

Astern jumped …

Astern New Favourite for Golden Rose Stakes

Astern New Favourite for Golden Rose Stakes

29 Aug, 2016

Flashy colt Astern has jumped to the top of the market order for the Golden Rose Stakes after scoring a classy first up win in the Group 2 $175,000 MTA Run To The Rose (1200m) at Rosehill last Saturday.

Run To The Rose winner Astern, above, blue colours, has jumped to the top of the …

Astern Upstages Star Turn In Run To The Rose

Astern Upstages Star Turn In Run To The Rose

27 Aug, 2016

Godolphin colt Astern upstaged Star Turn to take out the 2016 Run To The Rose and he is set go into the Golden Rose Stakes in a fortnight as one of the favourites.

Astern and Star Turn fought out the finish in the 2016 Run To The Rose at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Photo by: …