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Allergic Escapes The Metropolitan Weight Penalty

Allergic Escapes The Metropolitan Weight Penalty

26 Sep, 2016

The John O’Shea-trained Colin Stephen Quality winner from last Saturday Allergic has escaped a weight penalty for his quick back-up into The Metropolitan this weekend at Royal Randwick.

Colin Stephen Quality winner Allergic gets into the 2016 The Metropolitan field on Saturday with just 50.5kg. Photo: Steve Hart.

The Street Cry five-year-old won the ballot …

Foxplay & Omei Sword Nominated for Flight Stakes

Foxplay & Omei Sword Nominated for Flight Stakes

26 Sep, 2016

Despite heading the futures Thousand Guineas betting markets for Saturday week in Melbourne the Chris Waller-trained Foxplay and Omei Sword are the headline nominations taken by Racing NSW for the Flight Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Chris Waller’s flying filly Foxplay chases the Furious Stakes – Tea Rose Stakes – Flight Stakes 2016 treble …

Hauraki Early Favourite in Epsom Handicap Betting

Hauraki Early Favourite in Epsom Handicap Betting

26 Sep, 2016

The John O’Shea-trained George Main Stakes runner-up Hauraki heads the futures betting markets for the Epsom Handicap to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse this weekend.

Recent Tramway Stakes winner Hauraki is early favourite to win the 2016 Epsom Handicap at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

A triple shot of elite level …

Astern Back for Roman Consul Stakes

Astern Back for Roman Consul Stakes

26 Sep, 2016

Godolphin’s Golden Rose winning colt Astern returns to racing this weekend in the Roman Consul Stakes at Randwick before a trip south to target more Group 1 glory this spring.

Astern chases the Golden Rose – Roman Consul Stakes double achieved last year by Exosphere for Godolphin. Photo: Steve Hart.

A winner of five of …

Tosen to Tackle Winx in George Main over Underwood

Tosen to Tackle Winx in George Main over Underwood

9 Sep, 2016

A change of spring plans for Darren Weir’s Japanese import Tosen Stardom will see the galloper take on superstar mare Winx in Saturday week’s George Main Stakes in Sydney over his previous Underwood Stakes target.

Tosen Stardom will take on Winx (pictured) in the George Main Stakes as a Cox Plate guide next-up on September …

Omei Sword to Measure Up in Golden Rose

Omei Sword to Measure Up in Golden Rose

9 Sep, 2016

This Saturday at Rosehill Gardens Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller shoots for an incredible 63rd Group 1 victory in under a decade and believes his progressive filly Omei Sword can “measure up” against the boys in the Golden Rose.

Brazilian hoop from Hong Kong Joao Moreira is out to make Golden Rose history aboard …

Angland Out for Golden Rose Atonement for Waller

Angland Out for Golden Rose Atonement for Waller

8 Sep, 2016

This Saturday jockey Tye Angland is out to atone for his loss on the beaten favourite from 12 months ago when he returns for the Golden Rose Stakes ride on the Chris Waller-trained Nikitas.

Tye Angland rides Chris Waller’s other chance in the 2016 Golden Rose Stakes field Nikitas this Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Angland …

Farm Trial for George Main Bound Winx

Farm Trial for George Main Bound Winx

7 Sep, 2016

Glamour mare Winx will trial at Warwick Farm on Friday morning ahead of her delayed second-up run in Sydney’s George Main Stakes Saturday week at Royal Randwick.

Winx will trial at Warwick Farm on Friday ahead of her 2016 George Main Stakes run Saturday week. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Australia’s best racehorse will line up in …

Vandyke Hoping for Top Three Golden Rose Finish

Vandyke Hoping for Top Three Golden Rose Finish

7 Sep, 2016

After feeling the pressure following a far from ideal preparation, trainer David Vandyke is hoping for a top three finish in Saturday’s Golden Rose Stakes from his star filly Yankee Rose.

Group 1 winning filly Yankee Rose is on track for a good 2016 Golden Rose Stakes run first-up in Sydney this weekend. Photo: Steve …

Pride Tempted to Run Kentucky Miss in San Domenico

Pride Tempted to Run Kentucky Miss in San Domenico

10 Aug, 2016

Trainer Joe Pride is facing a dilemma of where to run his promising filly Kentucky Miss this Saturday with a small field for Sydney’s San Domenico Stakes a tempting option.

Joe Pride is tempted to run his filly Kentucky Miss against star colt Capitalist in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Warwick Farm-based Pride has …