News About: Todman Slipper Trial

Hong Kong’s top jockey Douglas Whyte to ride in Golden Slipper

Hong Kong’s top jockey Douglas Whyte to ride in Golden Slipper

28 Mar, 2012

Trainer John O’Shea has booked leading Hong Kong jockey Douglas Whyte to partner Shelford in the Group 1 $3.5m AAMI Golden Slipper (1200m) at Rosehill on April 7.

O’Shea is confident that Shelford will scrape into the Slipper field even though he is currently thirty-two in the order of entry with only $50,000 in prize …

Pierro stamps his quality for the Golden Slipper

Pierro stamps his quality for the Golden Slipper

24 Mar, 2012

The Gai Waterhouse trained Pierro showed all the fighting qualities needed to win a Golden Slipper when he fought back to win the Group 2 $300,000 Spotless Todman Slipper Trial (1200m) at Rosehill today.

Winning jockey Nash Rawiller had the $2.05 favourite travelling sweetly behind the leaders Amorino and Red Excitement coming to the home …

Extra Zero makes amends in Albury Cup

Extra Zero makes amends in Albury Cup

23 Mar, 2012

The David Hayes trained Extra Zero made amends for last year’s defeat when he took out the Listed $170,000 Commercial Club Albury Gold Cup (2000m) today.

Extra Zero was sent out the $4.40 favourite in the Cup last year but was unable to run down Paddy O’Reilly with Glen Boss aboard.

Extra Zero, who started …

O’Shea looking for more Golden Slipper berths

O’Shea looking for more Golden Slipper berths

23 Mar, 2012

Randwick trainer John O’Shea is looking to secure more Golden Slipper berths with Faustus and Shelford contesting the Group 2 $300,000 Spotless Todman Slipper Trial (1200m) at Rosehill tomorrow.

O’Shea already has one definite starter in the Group 1 $3.5m AAMI Golden Slipper  (1200m) at Rosehill in two weeks with Ashokan after he took out …

Rawiller is keen on a rejuvenated More Joyous

Rawiller is keen on a rejuvenated More Joyous

23 Mar, 2012

Jockey Nash Rawiller is looking forward to reuniting with a rejuvenated More Joyous when she kicks off her Autumn campaign at Rosehill tomorrow.

The Gai Waterhouse trained mare will resume in the Group 2 $175,000 Myer Canterbury Stakes (1300m) and is the $2.60 favourite in early markets.

Even though Rawiller is adamant that the multiple …

All Eyes On Sepoy On His Way To Golden Slipper

All Eyes On Sepoy On His Way To Golden Slipper

16 Mar, 2011

Sepoy will use this weekend’s Todman Stakes as his only lead-up race to the $3.5 million Golden Slipper on April 2, 2011.

The two-year-old Elusive Quality colt has not had a race start since his overwhelming win in the Blue Diamond Stakes last month.

Peter Snowden, Sepoy’s trainer, felt that the five week gap between …