News About: Silver Slipper Stakes

Impending most fancied O’Shea runner in Run To The Rose betting

Impending most fancied O’Shea runner in Run To The Rose betting

26 Aug, 2016

Promising three year old Impending, the least raced colt of John O’Shea’s four runners, is the most fancied in the betting for the Group 2 $175,000 MTA Run To The Rose (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Impending, above, is the most fancied John O’Shea runner in the betting for the Run To The Race at …

Astern wins trial in lead up to The Run To The Rose

Astern wins trial in lead up to The Run To The Rose

19 Aug, 2016

Godolphin’s top two year old from last season, Astern, is shaping up well for his return to the race track in the Group 2 $175,000 The Run To The Rose (1200m) at Rosehill on August 27.

Astern, royal blue colours, dead heats with El Divino, white, yellow and green, in the Kindergarten Stakes at Randwick. …

Capitalist headlines Golden Rose Stakes first acceptances

Capitalist headlines Golden Rose Stakes first acceptances

19 Jul, 2016

Golden Slipper winner Capitalist headlines the first acceptances for the Group 1 $1m Golden Rose Stakes (1400m) at Rosehill on September 10.

Capitalist, above, headlines the first acceptances for the Golden Rose Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Capitalist is one of nineteen youngsters the father and son training team of Peter and Paul …

Astern can win Golden Slipper from outside barrier

Astern can win Golden Slipper from outside barrier

17 Mar, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea is still giving Astern a great chance of winning the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday even after drawing the outside barrier.

Astern, above in royal blue, can still win the Golden Slipper from the outside barrier. Photo by Steve Hart.

Astern will jump from gate sixteen …

Extreme Choice top of 2016 Golden Slipper final field

Extreme Choice top of 2016 Golden Slipper final field

15 Mar, 2016

Blue Diamond Stakes winner Extreme Choice will carry the number one saddlecloth in the 2016 Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Extreme Choice will carry the number one saddlecloth in the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

A final field of sixteen plus one emergency has been …

Defcon’s Golden Slipper place to be decided after gallop

Defcon’s Golden Slipper place to be decided after gallop

14 Mar, 2016

Black Opal Stakes winner Defcon’s place in the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday will be decided after he gallops at Randwick on Tuesday morning.

Defcon, above, green colours running second to Astern in the Silver Slipper Stakes, is vying for a Golden Slipper start. Photo by Steve Hart.

Co-trainers …

Astern back in contention for Golden Slipper

Astern back in contention for Golden Slipper

11 Mar, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea’s highest rated two year old Astern is back in contention for the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill next Saturday after winning a barrier trial at Warwick Farm on Thursday.

Astern, above, is back in contention for the Golden Slipper at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Astern is unbeaten …

O’Shea hoping to get Astern back on track for Golden Slipper

O’Shea hoping to get Astern back on track for Golden Slipper

5 Mar, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea is hoping to get Astern back on track for the Group 1 $3.5m Longines Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on March 19 after he was forced to scratch him from his assignment at Randwick today.

Astern, above in the Godolphin blue, is out of the Todman Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Steve …

Defcon draws wide barrier in Black Opal Stakes

Defcon draws wide barrier in Black Opal Stakes

3 Mar, 2016

Smart colt Defcon will have to overcome a wide barrier if he is to win the Group 3 $275,000 Mercedes-Benz Canberra Black Opal Stakes (1200m) at Canberra on Sunday.

Defcon, green colours above second to Astern in the Silver Slipper Stakes, will head to the Black Opal Stakes at Canberra. Photo by Steve Hart.

The …

Scarlet Rain Ready To Fire In Sweet Embrace Stakes

Scarlet Rain Ready To Fire In Sweet Embrace Stakes

26 Feb, 2016

Scarlet Rain is set to contest the 2016 Sweet Embrace Stakes at Royal Randwick tomorrow and trainer Gai Waterhouse is typically confident about the chances of her talented filly in the Group 2 event.

Scarlet Rain will defend her unbeaten record in the 2016 Sweet Embrace Stakes at Royal Randwick this weekend. Photo by: Steve …