The Golden Slipper is the richest race for two-year-olds on turf and run over 1200m at Rosehill Gardens tomorrow the field is set and filled with quality.
Snitzel colt out of Samaready trained by Chris Waller. Three runs in Group company winning the Group Three Pago Pago, a second place in the Group Two Skyline, and a third in the Group Three Canonbury Stakes.
Peter and Paul Snowden trained Snitzel colt returning after racing in the Group Two Todman Stakes beating only one home in a five horse field. Has won at Group level taking out the Group Three Breeders’ Plate on heavy condition in October last year.
Godolphin runner by Exceed and Excel out of Street Cry sired mare Circular. Trained by James Cummings will begin as favourite off the back to two back to back wins in Group races being the Group Two Todman by 0.7 lengths and the Group Two Silver Slipper by 0.5 lengths. Will be prepped well and deserves favouritism.
Sired by American Justify out of a Fastnet Rock dam this filly is trained by Annabel Neasham and has won all three career starts including Group Two Reisling, Listed Millenium and Group Three Widden Stakes.
At $11’s currently the Per Incanto x Mohegan Sky colt is value. Trained by Ben & JD Hayes he took out the Group One Blue Diamond Stakes by a length when sitting 7th at the 800 and 400m mark and after finishing runner up in the Group Three Blue Diamond Prelude. Has the Listed Thoroughbred Club Merson Cooper Stakes to his name.
Trained by Peter & Paul Snowden he ran second to Little Brose in the Blue Diamond and has a fourth placing along with another career win to his three start career.
Won his career debut in October last year before being spelled for 13 weeks and returning for a second placing to Red Resistance in the Group Three Canonbury Stakes and a third in the Group Two Silver Slipper. Trained by Peter & Paul Snowden the I Am Invincible colt is usually around the money.
Another of the Godolphin contingent he is a Exceed and Excel colt out of a Lonhro sired mare in Trim. He has three victories from four starts to his name, including the Group Three Blue Diamond Prelude.
Group Two Blue Diamond Prelude for Fillies winner trained by James Cummings she isn’t being given much interest in the markets. Unlikely to trouble the field in this one.
Trained by Chris Waller the Capitalist filly has shown she can mix it with a decent field having taken out the Group Two Sweet Embrace Stakes.
Trained by Waterhouse & Bott this Zoustar filly has a consistent record for a two year old with four starts for one win and three second placings. Her victory was in the Group Three Gimcrack Stakes last October.
Another I Am Invincible sired filly she has pinned together minor placings after starting her race career with a win by 0.02 lengths in November.
Trained by Ben & JD Hayes the Harry Angel colt started his career winning the Listed Inglis Banner 2YO before backing up with a below average performance running 11th in the Listed Millenium before a third placing in the Group One Blue Diamond only 1.2 lengths off the winner in Little Brose who he will meet again here.
Trained by Ciaron Maher and David Eustace this filly has second placings that include her run in the Group Three Widden Stakes. She returns to the track here after taking out the Group Three Magic Night Stakes which saw her winning by close to three lengths.
Trained by Chris Waller and as an emergency is paying overs $100 and even with Dundeel breeding should find it hard against this field.
Trained by Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott this Russian Revolution colt has two wins from a three start career. His two victories have included the Group Three Canonbury Stakes.