News About: Silver Shadow Stakes

Flight Stakes favourite Omei Sword out with respiratory infection

Flight Stakes favourite Omei Sword out with respiratory infection

29 Sep, 2016

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller has been forced to scratch the short priced favourite Omei Sword from the Group 1 $500,000 Sydney Airport Flight Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday because of a respiratory infection.

Favourite Omei Sword, above, has been scratched from the Flight Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Omei Sword was …

Yankee Rose to take cover in Flight Stakes

Yankee Rose to take cover in Flight Stakes

29 Sep, 2016

Sunshine Coast trainer David Vandyke has elected to remove the blinkers from Yankee Rose to give her a chance to settle with cover in the Group 1 $500,000 Sydney Airport Flight Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Yankee Rose, above, will race without the blinkers in the Flight Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Omei Sword draws barrier 7 in small Flight Stakes field

Omei Sword draws barrier 7 in small Flight Stakes field

28 Sep, 2016

Outstanding filly Omei Sword has drawn barrier seven in the eight horse field for the Group 1 $500,000 Sydney Airport Flight Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Omei Sword, above, will start the odds on favourite in the G1 Flight Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Omei Sword is one of three fillies that …

Joao Moreira snaps up ride on Omei Sword in Golden Rose

Joao Moreira snaps up ride on Omei Sword in Golden Rose

6 Sep, 2016

Champion Hong Kong jockey Joao Moreira has answered a SOS from trainer Chris Waller and will ride favourite Omei Sword in the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Hong Kong jockey Joao Moreira, above, will ride Omei Sword in the Golden Rose at Rosehill. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Waller only …

Omei Sword confirmed runner in Golden Rose

Omei Sword confirmed runner in Golden Rose

5 Sep, 2016

Brilliant filly Omei Sword has joined equal favourite Astern at the top of the market order for the Group 1 $1m De Bortoli Wines Golden Rose (1400m) at Rosehill on Saturday after being declared a definite starter by trainer Chris Waller.

Omei Sword, above, will take her place in the Golden Rose at Rosehill. Photo …

Omei Sword could miss Golden Rose for Tea Rose Stakes

Omei Sword could miss Golden Rose for Tea Rose Stakes

5 Sep, 2016

Trainer Chris Waller is thinking of keeping Omei Sword against the fillies in the Group 2 $175,000 Tea Rose Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on September 17 and miss taking on a quality field of three year olds in Saturday’s Golden Rose at Rosehill.

Omei Sword, above, could bypass the Golden Rose for the Tea Rose …

Astern New Favourite for Golden Rose Stakes

Astern New Favourite for Golden Rose Stakes

29 Aug, 2016

Flashy colt Astern has jumped to the top of the market order for the Golden Rose Stakes after scoring a classy first up win in the Group 2 $175,000 MTA Run To The Rose (1200m) at Rosehill last Saturday.

Run To The Rose winner Astern, above, blue colours, has jumped to the top of the …

Manaya out for the Spring

Manaya out for the Spring

23 Aug, 2016

Promising filly Manaya will be sent to the paddock and will miss the rest of Spring Carnival after pulling up with back soreness when unplaced in the Group 2 $175,000 Alpha Flight Services Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Randwick last Saturday.

Manaya, black and red colours above, pulled up with a sore back after being …

Omei Sword Too Good in Silver Shadow Stakes

Omei Sword Too Good in Silver Shadow Stakes

20 Aug, 2016

Omei Sword has justified her resounding favouritism at Royal Randwick this afternoon; comfortably taking out the Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) from Bacarella and Quick Feet.

Omei Sword proved too strong for her rivals in the Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

The Silver Shadow Stakes was delayed by more …

Silver Shadow Stakes Ideal for Thyme For Roses

Silver Shadow Stakes Ideal for Thyme For Roses

19 Aug, 2016

Gai Waterhouse believes that Saturday’s Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick figures as the ideal first point of call for talented filly Thyme For Roses ahead of a busy Spring Carnival preparation.

Gai Waterhouse is confident Thyme For Roses will be hard to beat in Saturday’s Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes at …