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Golden Slipper winner Capitalist retired to stud

Golden Slipper winner Capitalist retired to stud

8 Nov, 2016

Golden Slipper winner Capitalist’s racing days have come to an end with the discovery of a small bone chip in his front fetlock and he will now join the stallion list at Newgate Farm.

Golden Slipper winner Capitalist. above, has been retired to stud. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Capitalist proved to be the best two …

Capitalist out of Darley Classic

Capitalist out of Darley Classic

1 Nov, 2016

Golden Slipper winner Capitalist has failed to respond to treatment for a bruised foot and won’t run in the Group 1 $1m Darley Classic (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday.

Capitalist, above, won’t be running in the Darley Classic at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

Racing Victoria posted a tweet today that the Snowden Racing Team …

Coolmore Stud Stakes Odds: Extreme Choice, Astern equal favourites

Coolmore Stud Stakes Odds: Extreme Choice, Astern equal favourites

29 Oct, 2016

Group 1 winning colts Extreme Choice and Astern are sharing favouritism for the Group 1 $500,000 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington today.

Astern, above, has joined Extreme Choice to be equal favourite in the Coolmore Stud Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

The John O’Shea trained Astern has joined Extreme Choice at $3 …

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Field: Capitalist out

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Field: Capitalist out

28 Oct, 2016

The field for the Group 1 $500,000 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday has been reduced to nine runners following the scratching of Golden Slipper winner Capitalist.

Capitalist, above, has been scratched from the Coolmore Stud Stakes at Flemington because of a bruised foot. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainers Peter and Paul Snowden …

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Field: Capitalist to run

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Field: Capitalist to run

26 Oct, 2016

Golden Slipper winner Capitalist will take his place in a star studded field of three year olds in the Group 1 $500,000 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington Saturday.

Golden Slipper winner Capitalist, above, will line up in the Coolmore Stud Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainers Peter and Paul Snowden had contemplated …

2016 Manikato Stakes: Weather Watch for Capitalist

2016 Manikato Stakes: Weather Watch for Capitalist

20 Oct, 2016

Co-trainer Peter Snowden is on weather watch and won’t start Golden Slipper winner Capitalist in the Group 1 $1m Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night if the track is downgraded into the slow or heavy range.

Capitalist, above, is a doubtful starter in the Manikato Stakes if the Moonee Valley track is …

Coolmore Stud Stakes next assignment for Astern

Coolmore Stud Stakes next assignment for Astern

6 Oct, 2016

Golden Rose winner Astern will stick to his own age and head towards the Group 1 $500,000 Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington on October 29.

Astern, above, will stick to his own age group in the Coolmore Stud Stakes at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

The John O’Shea trained Astern claimed his first Group …

Russian Revolution Beats Stars in Roman Consul Stakes

Russian Revolution Beats Stars in Roman Consul Stakes

1 Oct, 2016

Russian Revolution has continued his unbeaten career start with an impressive start-to-finish performance to win the Group 2 Roman Consul Stakes (1200m) at Randwick this afternoon.

Russian Revolution beat Astern to the line in the Group 2 Roman Consul Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Despite being yet to taste anything but success, Russian Revolution was forgotten …

McNeil Stakes favourite Hardham can earn Golden Rose Stakes

McNeil Stakes favourite Hardham can earn Golden Rose Stakes

25 Aug, 2016

Lightly raced colt Hardham can earn himself a start in the Golden Rose Stakes if he can win the Group 3 $150,000 H.D.F. McNeil Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Damien Oliver, above, rides McNeil Stakes favourite Hardham at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trained Mick Price thinks that Hardham will be better suited …

Hardham the pick of Price’s 2 in H.D.F. McNeil Stakes

Hardham the pick of Price’s 2 in H.D.F. McNeil Stakes

23 Aug, 2016

Caulfield track man Rob Nicholson has selected Hardham as the pick of trainer Mick Price’s two entries for the Group 3 $150,000 H.D.F. McNeil Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Damien Oliver, above, rode Hardham in an early morning gallop at Caulfield. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Hardham worked with McNeil Stakes entrant and stablemate …