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Oxford Poet looking for back to back wins in Winter Challenge

Oxford Poet looking for back to back wins in Winter Challenge

27 Jul, 2016

Front runner Oxford Poet is looking for back to back wins when he steps out in the Listed $150,000 Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Oxford Poet is chasing back to back wins in the Winter Challenge Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Oxford Poet has drawn barrier six in the ten horse …

Conditions to Suit Zin Zan Eddie in Winter Challenge

Conditions to Suit Zin Zan Eddie in Winter Challenge

26 Jul, 2016

Trainer Matt Smith is confident the conditions at Rosehill Gardens will suit Zin Zan Eddie, when the six-year-old steps out for the Listed Winter Challenge (1500m) on Saturday.

Zin Zan Eddie will relish damp conditions in the Winter Challenge at Rosehill on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart

Zin Zan Eddie has proven ability on racing surfaces …

Money For Medcaut In Carrington Stakes Betting

Money For Medcaut In Carrington Stakes Betting

22 Jan, 2016

Medcaut has been backed into 2016 Carrington Stakes odds of $2.80 and assistant trainer Darren Beadman is happy with the condition of the in-form galloper ahead of the Listed event at Royal Randwick tomorrow.

Medcaut has the chance to record a third straight victory in the 2016 Carrington Stakes at Royal Randwick tomorrow. Photo by: …

Disclaimer Could Surprise In The Metropolitan

Disclaimer Could Surprise In The Metropolitan

30 Sep, 2015

Disclaimer is currently available at 2015 The Metropolitan odds of $81, but co-trainer Peter Snowden is confident that the imported stayer can produce an improved performance in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Disclaimer is the extreme outside in The Metropolitan, but trainer Peter Snowden is slightly optimistic about his winning chances. …

Disclaimer to improve on Winter Challenge run

Disclaimer to improve on Winter Challenge run

31 Jul, 2015

Last year’s Newcastle Cup winner Disclaimer might be one of the outsiders in the field in the Listed $100,000 The Paslode Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday but trainer Peter Snowden is expecting a promising first up run and further improvement to follow.

Co-trainer Peter Snowden is expecting Disclaimer, above, to take vast improvement …

Waller’s 3 dominate betting in Winter Challenge

Waller’s 3 dominate betting in Winter Challenge

30 Jul, 2015

Premier trainer Chris Waller’s three runners dominate the betting in the Listed $100,000 The Paslode Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

You’ll Never heads the market order for the Winter Challenge at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Waller will saddle up Rugged Cross, You’ll Never and Eigelstein in the first Stakes race of the …

Glyn Schofield and Eigelstein to team up in Winter Challenge

Glyn Schofield and Eigelstein to team up in Winter Challenge

30 Jul, 2015

Glyn Schofield will be the new jockey for Eigelstein on Saturday and he is hoping a change of luck can see the eight year old return to the winner’s circle in the  Listed $100,000 The Paslode Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill.

Eigelstein, above, will be ridden by Glyn Schofield in the Winter Challenge at Rosehill. …

Waller to saddle up 3 runners in Winter Challenge

Waller to saddle up 3 runners in Winter Challenge

29 Jul, 2015

Premiership winning trainer Chris Waller has a great chance of winning the first Stakes race of the new racing season when he saddles up three runners in the Listed $100,000 The Paslode Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Rugged Cross is one of three runners Chris Waller will saddle up in the Winter Challenge …

Winter Challenge Too Short For Canny Ballad

Winter Challenge Too Short For Canny Ballad

28 Jul, 2015

Canny Ballad will be included in the 2015 Winter Challenge field that will be released tomorrow, but trainer John Thompson believes that the Listed event will be too short for the tough gelding.

Canny Ballad (outside) will contest the 2015 Winter Challenge at Rosehill Gardens this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Canny Ballad returned to …

Rugged Cross to kick off new season in Winter Challenge

Rugged Cross to kick off new season in Winter Challenge

27 Jul, 2015

Back in form galloper Rugged Cross can start the new racing season in the same way he finished off the 2014 – 2015 season when he lines up in the Listed $100,000 Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Rugged Cross is one of three horses Chris Waller has nominated for the Winter Challenge at …