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Omei Sword finally kicks off Autumn in Surround Stakes

Omei Sword finally kicks off Autumn in Surround Stakes

23 Feb, 2017

Doncaster Mile equal-favourite Omei Sword is finally ready to kick off her 2017 Autumn Carnival campaign in the Group 2 $200,000 Theraces.com.au Surround Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Omei Sword, above, is set to kick off her Autumn Carnival in the Surround Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainer Chris Waller had pencilled …

Global Glamour back in winner’s stall in Light Fingers Stakes

Global Glamour back in winner’s stall in Light Fingers Stakes

13 Feb, 2017

Dual Group 1 winner Global Glamour is back in the winner’s stall following a bold front running ride from Josh Parr in the Group 2 $200,000 Light Fingers Stakes (1200m) at Randwick today.

Global Glamour holds on to win the Light Fingers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Global Glamour was the star filly …

2017 Apollo Stakes Day Results: Winx Wins

2017 Apollo Stakes Day Results: Winx Wins

13 Feb, 2017

The 2017 Apollo Stakes Day results will be shortly as Saturday’s rescheduled meetings gets underway this afternoon.

All eyes will be on star mare Winx as she returns to racing in the Apollo Stakes, but there are plenty of other outstanding races set to take place.

We will be keeping you up to date with …

Global Glamour heads the betting for Light Fingers Stakes

Global Glamour heads the betting for Light Fingers Stakes

13 Feb, 2017

Dual Group 1 winner Global Glamour sits at the top of the betting for the Group 2 $200,000 Light Fingers Stakes (1200m) at Randwick today.

Global Glamlour, above winning the Thousand Guineas at Caulfield. is the favourite for the Light Fingers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Global Glamour had a short break …

Foxplay to take winning Spring form into Light Fingers Stakes

Foxplay to take winning Spring form into Light Fingers Stakes

10 Feb, 2017

Sydney’s champion trainer Chris Waller is expecting a stronger Foxplay to take her winning Spring form into the Group 2 $200,000 Light Fingers Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Foxplay, above, is resumig in the Light Fingers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Foxplay was crowned the Princess Series winner during the 2016 Sydney …

Winx’s opposition dwindles in Apollo Stakes

Winx’s opposition dwindles in Apollo Stakes

8 Feb, 2017

Dual acceptors Global Glamour and Savvy Nature have been scratched from the $250,000 The Star Apollo Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday leaving Winx to face eleven rivals in the Group 2 weight for age contest.

Global Glamour, above, has been scratched from the Apollo Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Winx with Hugh …

Omei Sword absent from final field for Light Fingers Stakes

Omei Sword absent from final field for Light Fingers Stakes

8 Feb, 2017

Smart filly Omei Sword is a notable absentee from the final field for the Group 2 $200,000 Light Fingers Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday after trainer Chris Waller decided to give her extra time to overcome a muscle problem.

Omei Sword, above, will miss the Light Fingers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.…

A start for Omei Sword in Light Fingers Stakes still not decided

A start for Omei Sword in Light Fingers Stakes still not decided

7 Feb, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller will decide on Wednesday morning if his smart filly Omei Sword will take her place in the Group 2 $200,000 Light Fingers Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Omei Sword, above, has been nominated for the Light Fingers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Omei Sword was due to make her …

2017 Breeders Classic Day Scratching Report

2017 Breeders Classic Day Scratching Report

4 Feb, 2017

The 2017 Breeders Classic Day is the last Saturday meeting in Sydney before the return of Winx in the Apollo Stakes next weekend.

Omei Sword was scratched from the Eskimo Prince Stakes yesterday afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

This is a very strong card in its own right and a number of Group 1 contenders …

Omei Sword to Resume in Light Fingers Stakes

Omei Sword to Resume in Light Fingers Stakes

23 Jan, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller has revealed that Omei Sword will contest a barrier trial later this week, ahead of a 2017 Autumn Carnival campaign that is set to kick off in the Group 2 Light Fingers Stakes (1200m) at Randwick in early February.

Omei Sword is set to resume in the Light Fingers Stakes on February …