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Move For Sidestep In Winterbottom Stakes Betting

Move For Sidestep In Winterbottom Stakes Betting

20 Nov, 2014

Sidestep has been backed into 2014 Winterbottom Stakes odds of $6 and has been a clear market mover to take out the Group 1 event at Ascot on Saturday.

Sidestep has been one of the best backed runners in 2014 Winterbottom Stakes betting markets. Photo by: Steve Hart

Sidestep opened at a quote of $7 …

Next Stop Brisbane For Gallivanting Rarefied

Next Stop Brisbane For Gallivanting Rarefied

28 Nov, 2011

Rarefied looks set to continue his Australian tour with Brisbane the next city on the list this summer.

Rarefied has been in tremendous form since returning after a long injury layoff for trainer Peter Snowden.

Since running a nice first up second on Derby Day at Flemington in the Salinger Stakes the horse had the …

Ortensia Clinches Elusive Group 1 Win In Winterbottom Stakes

Ortensia Clinches Elusive Group 1 Win In Winterbottom Stakes

21 Nov, 2011

Ortensia scored her first Group 1 with victory in the Winterbottom Stakes

After 29 starts, a positive swab, and a short stint in retirement, six-year-old mare Ortensia finally secured her first Group 1 in the $500,000 Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot last Saturday.

Ortensia won the Winterbottom Stakes by an entire length ahead of Rarefied and …

Ortensia gets her Group 1 in Winterbottom

Ortensia gets her Group 1 in Winterbottom

19 Nov, 2011

Top sprinting mare Ortensia won her second Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot today and captured her first Group1 albeit belatedly.

The six-year-old mare won the 2009 Winterbottom Stakes when still a Group 2 event for former trainer Tony Noonan.
Later she past the post first in the 2010 Group I The Galaxy (1100m) at Randwick …

Snowden All Smiles Heading Into Winterbottom

Snowden All Smiles Heading Into Winterbottom

18 Nov, 2011

Rarefied is a genuine Winterbottom Stakes contender for Peter Snowden

We’ve followed his trip across to Perth closely all week and things continue to fall into place for the Peter Snowden trained Rarefied for the 2011 Winterbottom Stakes.

The gelding had a break of around 16 months after going lame in April of 2010 but …

Favourites draw well for Ascot Super Saturday

Favourites draw well for Ascot Super Saturday

16 Nov, 2011

The favourites in both feature races on Ascot’s Super Saturday meeting have drawn perfectly.

Ortensia, $2.30, has drawn barrier two for the $500,000 Group I Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) in a field of 12.

Ranger $3.60, has drawn six in the $1m Group 1 Railway Stakes (1600m) in a field of 18.

Ortensia drew barrier five …

Rarefied Now A Big Chance For Winterbottom Stakes

Rarefied Now A Big Chance For Winterbottom Stakes

9 Nov, 2011

The Snowden camp are part of only a handful of people anywhere in the country that were happy to see Black Caviar withdrawn from the 2011 Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot.

While Perth have probably missed out on their only chance to see Black caviar in the flesh, Darley now has a genuine winning opportunity with …

Sister Madly – 2011 Salinger Stakes winner

Sister Madly – 2011 Salinger Stakes winner

29 Oct, 2011

Sister Madly has held off a tough field to win the Salinger Stakes

Champion jockey Damien Oliver made it a hat-trick of wins on Australia’s greatest day of racing when Sister Madly won the Group 2 $300,000 Salinger Stakes (1200m) at Flemington in a desperate finish.

Oliver equaled the best ever Derby day performance by …

Sheikh Mohammed at Derby Day a good sign for Snowden runners

Sheikh Mohammed at Derby Day a good sign for Snowden runners

29 Oct, 2011

Sepoy

It is expected the Peter Snowdenyard is set for a big Derby day at Flemington.

The Darley trainer has the boss Sheikh Mohammed in town to see his thoroughbreds strut their stuff.

And the rain that Melbourne has received is only helping the situation.

In race one, Carbine Club Stakes, Galah is being back …