Tag: 'epsom handicap'

Dolan Gets Stamp Of Approval From Edmonds

Robbie Dolan's aggressive riding style has earned him the ride on classy Queensland mare Vanna Girl in the Group One Epsom Handicap.

Smith Keeps Options Open For Max Impact

Trainer Matthew Smith has nominated Fierce Impact for three feature races in two states and will decide later this week which one he contests.

Tyzone To Stake Epsom Claims In Shannon

Tyzone's performance in the Shannon Stakes at Rosehill will determine if he continues on a path to the Group One Epsom Handicap.

By George, Kolding Back In Winner’s Stall

Champion trainer Chris Waller has continued his epic record in Group One mile races at Randwick, winning the George Main Stakes with Kolding.

Wild Planet Earns Top Marks At Rosehill

The first two horses across the line in the Theo Marks Stakes, Wild Planet and Funstar, are set for a rematch in next month's Group...
Dragon Leap

Dragon Leap bounces through fresh-up assignment

Lance O’Sullivan, who trains in partnership with Andrew Scott, was pleased with the fresh-up run of quality four-year-old Dragon Leap, who finished 8th in the...
La Vernazza

La Vernazza out for spring

Promising filly La Vernazza will head to the spelling paddock after pulling up injured last week. The Brendan and Jo Lindsay-owned filly had joined trainer...
Mister Sea Wolf

Waller Dedicates Group Win To Worthington

The feature race meeting at Randwick has been overshadowed by the death of popular trainer Rick Worthington from cancer at the age of 60.
Skate To Paris

Skate To Paris aims for hat-trick of wins

Trainer Chris Munce has deferred a decision to spell in-form mare Skate To Paris in order to chase a hat-trick of wins at Eagle Farm.
Dragon Leap

Dragon ready to leap the Tasman

Talented four-year-old Dragon Leap will travel to Sydney on Monday as he looks to target spring riches. The Lance O’Sullivan and Andrew Scott-trained galloper won...

Winx a moment of truth for Brandenburg

Trainer John Sargent says Brandenburg's performance against a quality Winx Stakes field will have a significant influence on the path he takes this spring.
Con Te Partiro

US plans remain for Tulloch Lodge mare

Connections of Con Te Partiro have drawn up contingency plans in the event the coronavirus pandemic prevents them from pursuing their Breeders' Cup dream.

Epsom-bound Tyzone shines in barrier trial

Group One winner Tyzone indicated he was on target for an Epsom Handicap campaign with a solid placing in a Gold Coast barrier trial.
Charles Road

Wexford team building with Sydney ambitions

Quality gallopers Charles Road and Dragon Leap are making good progress ahead of their spring campaigns. Lucrative Sydney targets are high on the agenda for...
John O'Shea

Opacity to have short break before spring

Promising gelding Opacity is set to have a short break in the paddock before being set for a spring campaign.

Promising Opacity wins again at Randwick

Promising three-year-old gelding Opacity has made it five wins from seven starts with a narrow but impressive victory at Randwick.
Happy Clapper

Blake Shinn pays tribute to Happy Clapper

Jockey Blake Shinn has paid tribute to Happy Clapper after the nine-year-old gelding's connections announced his retirement.

Paul Gallen deflated after Epsom second

Te Akau Shark's part-owner Paul Gallen admits his Epsom Handicap second is a bitter pill to swallow.
Come Play With Me

Waller sets Group 1 record with Metrop win

Chris Waller has had one of his most significant days on a racetrack, winning six of the nine races at Randwick and all four Group...
Glen Boss

Kolding wins Epsom for Waller/Boss combo

Kolding has delivered on his promise with victory over Te Akau Shark in the Epsom Handicap for trainer Chris Waller and jockey Glen Boss.

Kolding comes of age in Epsom Hcp victory

The Chris Waller-trained Kolding has confirmed his promise with a heart-stopping win in the $1 million Epsom Handicap at Randwick.

Tye Angland joins spring carnival coverage

Former jockey Tye Angland has been added to Channel 7's racing commentary team for the spring carnival.
Chris Waller

Kolding on top for Waller in Epsom

Chris Waller will saddle up almost a third of the Epsom Handicap field as he looks to win the prestigious Randwick mile for a fourth...
Jess Taylor

Jess Taylor-made for Group One arena

Epsom Handicap day is shaping as a momentous one for jockey Jess Taylor who has two Group One rides, including Girls Are Ready in the...

Key points about the Epsom Handicap

All the facts, figures and history behind the Epsom Handicap