Epsom Handicap News

He’s Your Man Wins 2014 Epsom Handicap

He’s Your Man Wins 2014 Epsom Handicap
October 4th, 2014

Classy five-year-old He’s Your Man has capped an exceptional Chris Waller Quinella in the 2014 Epsom Handicap (1600m); beating talented stable mate Royal Descent in a stunning photo finish at Flemington Racecourse. Jumping from the gates well, the Cape Cross gelding settled within the pack, allowing early leaders Pheidon, Ninth…

2014 Epsom Handicap Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Epsom Handicap Betting Preview and Tips
October 3rd, 2014

A particularly talented field of 15 runners has been confirmed to contest this weekend’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 bet. Having returned to racing in typically strong form this season,…

Thompson Thrilled with Hooked Ahead of 2014 Epsom Handicap

Thompson Thrilled with Hooked Ahead of 2014 Epsom Handicap
October 2nd, 2014

Confirmed to continue training the classy stayer following the auction of all remaining Patinack Farm runners last week, trainer John Thompson has revealed he is thrilled with the condition of Hooked ahead of this weekend’s featured Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick. Hitting exceptional form over the 2014…

2014 Epsom Handicap Betting Update

2014 Epsom Handicap Betting Update
October 2nd, 2014

A classy field of 15 runners have been confirmed to line up for this weekend’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 bet. Having returned to racing typically strong form this season,…

2014 Epsom Handicap Barrier Draw Released

2014 Epsom Handicap Barrier Draw Released
October 1st, 2014

The barrier draw for the 2014 Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) has been completed; more than throwing a spanner in the works for some of the feature race’s leading chances. While appearing to be offered a great opportunity of successfully defending his 2013 victory in the Epsom Handicap, Boban may…

2014 Epsom Handicap Final Field Confirmed

2014 Epsom Handicap Final Field Confirmed
October 1st, 2014

A talented field of just 15 runners have been confirmed to line up for this weekend’s featured Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse, highlighted by several previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. The standout performer of the 2013 Spring Racing Carnival, trainer Chris Waller…

Moreira Booked for He’s Your Man in 2014 Epsom Handicap

Moreira Booked for He’s Your Man in 2014 Epsom Handicap
September 30th, 2014

Returning to the track in exceptional form this time in, classy Chris Waller-trained gelding He’s Your Man will undoubtedly face his biggest racing test do date in the Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) this weekend, but is sure to be boosted by confirmation renowned Hong Kong –based hoop Joao Moreira…

Schofield Confident in 2014 Epsom Handicap Chances of Boban

Schofield Confident in 2014 Epsom Handicap Chances of Boban
September 29th, 2014

Unable to return to the winner’s circle in three competitive starts this time in, jockey Glyn Schofield is confident trainer Chris Waller will have champion miler Boban in peak racing condition when lining up for this weekend’s Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick. Securing three Group 1 victories,…

2014 Epsom Handicap Weights Released

2014 Epsom Handicap Weights Released
September 15th, 2014

Weights for the two October 4 Royal Randwick features in Sydney were released today including those for the Epsom Handicap 2014. Both the $500,000 THE STAR Epsom Handicap (1600m) and the $400,000 Group 1 McGrath Real Estates Agents The Metropolitan (2400m) run in Sydney at the meeting and Racing NSW…

Cluster Unlikely to Appear in 2014 Epsom Handicap

Cluster Unlikely to Appear in 2014 Epsom Handicap
September 3rd, 2014

Initially outlining Super Saturday’s feature race at the ideal target this time in, trainer Peter Snowden has confirmed he is now unlikely to accept a position in the Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) for classy runner Cluster; underlining the Group 1 Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes (1400m) one week earlier as…