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Invader the one to beat in Champagne Stakes

Invader the one to beat in Champagne Stakes

13 Apr, 2017

Form expert Gary Crispe agrees with leading bookmaker Ladbrokes that Invader is the horse to beat in the Group 1 $500,000 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Invader, above, is the horse to beat in the Champagne Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Ladbrokes.com.au have the Peter and Paul Snowden …

Invader draws the rails in 2017 Champagne Stakes field

Invader draws the rails in 2017 Champagne Stakes field

12 Apr, 2017

Inglis Sires’ winner Invader is assured to start a very short priced favourite for the Group 1 $500,000 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday after drawing the rails in the ten horse field.

Invader, above, has the rails in the 2017 Champagne Stakes field at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Invader …

No Champagne Stakes for Frolic

No Champagne Stakes for Frolic

12 Apr, 2017

Hong Kong bound trainer Michael Freedman has sent Frolic to the paddock and the Golden Slipper runner up will miss running in the Group 1 $500,000 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Frolic, above, is a non runner in the Champagne Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Frolic proved to …

Aberro to tackle Group 1 company in Champagne Stakes

Aberro to tackle Group 1 company in Champagne Stakes

11 Apr, 2017

Maiden galloper Aberro will be stepping up sharply in grade when he runs in the Group 1 $500,000 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Invader, above, heads the betting for the Champagne Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Aberro is one of fifteen two year olds nominated for the Champagne …

Invader headlines 2017 Champagne Stakes nominations

Invader headlines 2017 Champagne Stakes nominations

10 Apr, 2017

The Team Snowden trained Invader headlines the fifteen nominations for the Group 1 $500,000 Moet & Chandon Champagne Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Inglis Sires’ winner Invader, above, headlines the nominations for the Champagne Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Invader will be chasing back to back Sydney Autumn Carnival Group 1 wins …

Defcon to resume in Arrowfield 3yo Sprint

Defcon to resume in Arrowfield 3yo Sprint

6 Apr, 2017

Co-trainer Peter Snowden is hoping that Randwick track manager Nevesh Ramdhani is right with his prediction that the track will come back to into the soft range which will help the chances of Defcon when he resumes in the Group 2 $600,000 Arrowfield 3yo Sprint (1200m) on Saturday.

Defcon, above in green colours, is resuming …

Gunnison out of 2017 Inglis Sires’

Gunnison out of 2017 Inglis Sires’

31 Mar, 2017

Undefeated two year old Gunnison has been scratched from the Group 1 $1m Inglis Sires’ (1400m) at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday and will do his future racing in Hong Kong.

Gunnison, above in green colours, has been scratched from the Inglis Sires’ at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Peter …

Invader pushes ahead for start in Inglis Sires’

Invader pushes ahead for start in Inglis Sires’

29 Mar, 2017

Golden Slipper scratching Invader has overcome a minor hoof problem and is ready to take his place in the Group 1 $1m Inglis Sires’ (1400m) at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Invader, above with red and yellow colours, will take on stablemate Gunnison, above in green colours, again in the Inglis …

A capacity field of 16 for 2017 Inglis Sires’

A capacity field of 16 for 2017 Inglis Sires’

28 Mar, 2017

A capacity field of sixteen two-year-olds plus four emergencies make up the final field for the 2017 Group 1 $1m Inglis Sires’ (1400m) at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Golden Slipper runner up Frolic, above, is in the final field for the Inglis Sires’ at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Golden …

Another heavy track for BMW Day

Another heavy track for BMW Day

24 Mar, 2017

Trainers, jockeys, horses and punters will have to be content with another wet track on BMW Race Day on Saturday with the Rosehill track being rated a heavy 10 for the second week in a row.

Our Ivanhowe, above, will have no trouble handling the heavy track in The BMW at Rosehill. Photo by Steve …