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2016 Golden Slipper nominations up on previous years

2016 Golden Slipper nominations up on previous years

10 Jul, 2015

Nominations for the 2016 Golden Slipper are up on previous years after 2006 entries were received by the Australian Turf Club on Tuesday July 7.

The Gai Waterhouse trained Vancouver was the winner of the 2015 Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

An increase on last year of one hundred and fifty yearlings …

Berry not concerned with wet track in Golden Slipper

Berry not concerned with wet track in Golden Slipper

5 Apr, 2013

The prospect of a heavy track for the running of the Group 1 $3.5m Tooheys New Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill tomorrow hasn’t dented the confidence of  jockey Tommy Berry aboard race favourite Overreach.

Tommy Berry confident of riding his first Golden Slipper winner on Overreach. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Rosehill track was downgraded …

Overreach to cement top spot in Golden Slipper

Overreach to cement top spot in Golden Slipper

22 Mar, 2013

Gai Waterhouse’s smart filly Overreach is set to cement her place at the top of Golden Slipper markets with another impressive win in the Group 2 $300,000 Moet & Chandon Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill tomorrow.

Overreach can hold onto Golden Slipper favouritism with a win in the Moet & Chandon at Rosehill. Photo by Steve …

Gai can repeat history with trifecta in Golden Slipper

Gai can repeat history with trifecta in Golden Slipper

5 Apr, 2012

Gai Waterhouse is on the brink of repeating her history making effort of training the trifecta in a Golden Slipper when she saddles up five runners in Saturday’s $3.5m 1200m dash for the two year olds.

Waterhouse set the benchmark in the 2001 Golden Slipper when she also had five starters and secured the first …