Rosehill Raceday Focus - Preview Saturday's Meeting at Rosehill Park

Nov 24, 2017

Rosehill Raceday Focus - Preview Saturday's Meeting at Rosehill Park

Rosehill races is the main Western Sydney track of the Australian Turf Club and is the home of Sydney’s biggest horse race, the Golden Slipper Stakes.

Golden Slipper Stakes day is run on the first Saturday in April and the race is the richest in the world for two-year-olds.

Such has been the race’s growth in last the 20 years, the event is almost as keenly sought to win by owners as the Melbourne Cup.

Golden Slipper Stakes day at Rosehill is Australia's biggest race day and also features the Group I races, the BMW, the Vinery Stakes for three-year-old filles, the George Ryder Stakes and the Queen Of The Turf Stakes.

It is the only meeting in Australia that has five Group I races on the day.

The track is also a major convention and function centre and each year hosts the Caravan and Camping Show, directly after Golden Slipper Stakes day.

Here are the selections from Knightsbridge home of quality race horses.

Race 1. GOLDEN GIFT

Track Info: RAIL - True. PEN - 4.77

1100m - Class: 2-Y-O, SW + P - Prize: $150K

1. (7) Secret Lady 2. (8) Californiasurprise 3. (4) Plague Stone

Race 2. THE HQ OF INSURANCE HANDICAP

Track Info: RAIL - True. PEN - 4.77

1400m - Class: 3-Y-O, BM71, Handicap - Prize: $100K

1. (1) Star Sensation 2. (5) Maid Marilyn 3. (6) Radiant Choice

Race 3. LUNA PARK HANDICAP

Track Info: RAIL - True. PEN - 4.77

1800m - Class: 3-Y-O & Up, BM87, Handicap - Prize: $100K

1. (1) Hogmanay 2. (6) Gambler's Blues 3. (5) Intueri

Race 4. BEDFORD CA HANDICAP

Track Info: RAIL - True. PEN - 4.77

1200m - Class: 3-Y-O & Up, BM82, Fillies & Mares, Handicap - Prize: $100K

1. (7) Zonk 2. (4) Anatola 3. (9) Blowing Kisses

Race 5. TAB HIGHWAY HANDICAP

Track Info: RAIL - True. PEN - 4.77

1500m - Class: 3-Y-O & Up, Class 3, Handicap - Prize: $60K

1. (2) Schedule 2. (1) Realing 3. (6) Roseito

Race 6. THOROUGHBRED BREEDERS NSW HANDICAP

Track Info: RAIL - True. PEN - 4.77

1400m - Class: 3-Y-O & Up, BM90, Handicap - Prize: $100K

1. (6) Just Dreaming 2. (2) Zumbelina 3. (10) Time to Torque

Race 7. THE COUNTRY CLASSIC

Track Info: RAIL - True. PEN - 4.77

2000m - Class: 4-Y-O & Up, Set Weights - Prize: $100K

1. (13) Zamex 2. (18) Madame de Ban 3. (17) Miss Dubois

Race 8. GOLDNERS HORSE TRANSPORT HANDICAP

Track Info: RAIL - True. PEN - 4.77

1100m - Class: 3-Y-O & Up, BM80, Handicap - Prize: $100K

1. (9) Bon Amis 2. (5) In Times of War 3. (6) Test the World

Race 9. ANZ BLOODSTOCK NEWS HANDICAP

Track Info: RAIL - True. PEN - 4.77

1500m - Class: 3-Y-O & Up, BM83, Handicap - Prize: $100K

1. (6) Istria 2. (4) Dreamforce 3. (2) Our Belisa