Epsom Handicap News

Victoire to Ride Fabrizio in 2016 Epsom Handicap

Victoire to Ride Fabrizio in 2016 Epsom Handicap
September 28th, 2016

French jockey Johan Victoire is thrilled to have been given his first Group 1 ride in Australia, when he partners Fabrizio in the 2016 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Victoire has been riding for prominent Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse and her now co-trainer Adrian Bott, and has…

2016 Epsom Handicap Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Epsom Handicap Field and Barrier Draw
September 27th, 2016

Thirteen runners have been confirmed in the 2016 Epsom Handicap field, following the completion of a barrier draw for Saturday’s feature race at Royal Randwick this morning. Godolphin runner Hauraki has returned to racing in slick form this time and has drawn, perhaps ideally, into the 2016 Epsom Handicap field…

Sons Of John Ready for 2016 Epsom Handicap

Sons Of John Ready for 2016 Epsom Handicap
September 27th, 2016

Trainer Jason Attard is thrilled with the condition of stable star Sons Of John in the lead-up to Saturday’s featured Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick. Sons Of John has been a strong and consistent performer for Attard throughout his entire racing career so far, and will line…

2016 Epsom Handicap an Option for Snoopy

2016 Epsom Handicap an Option for Snoopy
August 17th, 2016

Jockey Tommy Berry is confident that Snoopy will only continue to improve as he steps out in trip through the forthcoming Spring Carnival; underlining a race like the 2016 Epsom Handicap (1600m) as a possible target. Snoopy has posted a number of commendable results for Team Hawkes through a total…

2016 Epsom Handicap Third-Up for Happy Clapper

2016 Epsom Handicap Third-Up for Happy Clapper
July 26th, 2016

Trainer Pat Webster has revealed that he hopes to saddle stable star Happy Clapper in his major target, the Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m), third-up following a couple of form finding runs amongst black type company. Happy Clapper has been a strong and consistent performer for Webster throughout his entire…

2016 Epsom Handicap the Target for Le Romain

2016 Epsom Handicap the Target for Le Romain
June 23rd, 2016

Le Romain stormed onto the Australian racing scene through an impressive autumn campaign this year, and trainer Kris Lees has revealed he will set the rising four-year-old for an appearance in the 2016 Epsom Handicap (1600m) upon resuming in spring. Trialling well in the lead-up to his competitive return this…

2016 Epsom Handicap the Target for Vanbrugh

2016 Epsom Handicap the Target for Vanbrugh
April 20th, 2016

Trainer Chris Waller has underlined the 2016 Epsom Handicap (1600m) as the likely major Spring Carnival goal for classy middle-distance specialist Vanbrugh. A Group 1 winner, Vanbrugh clearly needed the run when returning to racing this time for tenth in the Group 2 Hobartville Stakes (1400m), but responded well in…

Winx Far Too Good in 2015 Epsom Handicap

Winx Far Too Good in 2015 Epsom Handicap
October 6th, 2015

Leading four-year-old Winx has continued her impressive run of form at Royal Randwick over the weekend; mustering a huge turn of foot to take out the featured Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) with ease. Jumping from the gates well, jockey Hugh Bowman elected to settle Winx within the talented field;…

2015 Epsom Handicap Tips and Betting Preview

2015 Epsom Handicap Tips and Betting Preview
October 2nd, 2015

Fifteen talented milers remain in contention for Saturday’s featured Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m); offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Winx ($2.90) has returned to racing in typically slick form this time and remains clear favourite for success in…

2015 Epsom Handicap Odds and Betting Update

2015 Epsom Handicap Odds and Betting Update
October 1st, 2015

Fifteen talented milers have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Talented mare Winx appears to have returned to racing in typically slick…