AAMI Golden Slipper day at Rosehill Gardens is the most predicted and richest day on the Sydney racing calendar with a pot of $ seven.five million in prize cash.
Punters will feast on 9 team races, five of them Group Ones, highlighted by the running of the world’s richest two-year-previous race.
Golden Slipper favourite Samaready drew barrier eleven, which according to coach Mick Price tag will give her loads of galloping area. In the way of the undefeated Blue Diamond winner are five Gai Waterhouse runners.
The very last time Waterhouse had 5 runners in a Golden Slipper she received the trifecta, with Ha Ha successful the 2001 edition. Pierro, also undefeated, is the properly-identified second favourite even though her other people runners are Magic Tens of millions quinella Driefontein and No Hunting Again, one particular-time Slipper favorite Raceway and outsider Lator Gator.
Darley’s Epaulette has a actual sense of timing although the Gerald Ryan-educated Snitzerland very last commence matched motors with Samaready for a couple of strides before his condition gave out.
It truly is difficult to take a brief-priced get-back favourite in a high-strain two-12 months-aged race nevertheless all factors getting equivalent, Samaready looks the goods.
Mosse back again on board Americain
Americain, now beneath the education of David Hayes, will reunite with normal rider Gerald Mosse for his initial run in Sydney in the Group One particular BMW (2400m).
The striking 7-calendar year-aged has been freshened considering that working 3rd powering Manighar and Southern Speed, both who he meets once more right here, in excess of 2000m in the Australian Cup.
Americain will appreciate the long distance rise and despite the fact that he’d desire a small much more give in what is probably to be a very good track and the external stall is not ideal, the classy stayer’s A-game will see him winning this.
Niwot appears a great shout to finish amongst the placings having attacked the line at all of his starts this planning. The Hawkes camp boast that he is heading greater than actually and he now will get out to his pet trip.
Mosheen vs Streama
The Team A single Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) provides collectively two of the land’s greatest fillies – Mosheen and Streama.
Mosheen is flying this preparation and is a whisker absent from becoming unbeaten in all 4 starts off, although Man Walter’s Streama, who measures out to 2000m for the very first time, was only truthful in the Coolmore Basic (1600m), however connections reasoned that she is much better ridden off the velocity.
Mosheen, who will likely press forward from an awkward barrier, is obviously going the better of the two and at her one particular start outside of a mile won the Crown Oaks (2500m) by 9 lengths.
Mosheen by knockout.
Queen of the turf again on top
Sydney’s darling mare Far more Joyous recaptured her outdated kind final commence to battle off the boys in the Canterbury Stakes (1300m). She’ll consider lots of gain from the run and will get out to a a lot more suitable excursion in the Queen of the Turf Stakes (1500m).
Chasing her down will be the Peter Moody-trained King’s Rose who really should be cherry ripe for this following a recreation 3rd in the Coolmore Traditional, finishing behind the inform Ofcourseican, but the Ron Quinton mare is not as effectively in at the weight-for-age scale.
The excitement of the race was marred by the news that Cox Plate-successful mare Pinker Pinker tragically handed away throughout the week.
By George, what a race
The satisfy unquestionably belongs to the two-year-olds yet the Group One George Ryder Stakes (1500m) is possibly the race of the day featuring nine Team One winners up towards Gai Waterhouse’s boom a few-year-old colt Niagara.
Despite drawing the vehicle park, Niagara is the early favourite after romping house in the Ajax Stakes (1500m) very last saturday and sunday.
Chris Waller has four runners engaged with Rangirangdoo the decide on of them from Danleigh, Steel Bender and Albert the Excess fat. Rangirangdoo, who received this race final 12 months just before succumbing to injuries, tuned up for Saturday with a decided 2nd to Manighar above 2000m.
New Zealand raider King Mufhasa will be trying to make it Group 1 win range 10 while Love Conquers All even now chases his elusive initial. Meanwhile, Doncaster fancies Monton, He’s Remarkable and Solution Admirer put their qualifications on the line.
If the pace is on, expect to see Rekindled Fascination, Sincero and Woorim rattling house.
Brad’s Greatest Bets
Race two – Pinwheel
Has a tremendous new record, likes Rosehill and drew a excellent gate. A bomb-proof every single way guess.
Race six – Much more Joyous
Far more Joyous will sit up on the pace back to her personal sex in a race devoid of speed and should ping at the top rated of the directly to gain running away. This race seems tailor-made for her.
Race eight – Rangirangdoo
A challenging race but it just means we get each and every-way odds about Rangirangdoo. He is as truthful as they arrive the moment match and is a established fat-for-age star. He peaks now and despite the fact that drops back to 1500m, Waller is fairly bullish.
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