Epsom Handicap News

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…

Sargent Confident in 2015 Epsom Handicap Success for Kirramosa

Sargent Confident in 2015 Epsom Handicap Success for Kirramosa
September 30th, 2015

Group 1 winner Kirramosa has returned to racing in particularly competitive form this time and is very confident of the talented mare’s chance for success in Saturday’s Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick. Kirramosa returned this racing this time with a credible performance for fifth in the Fairfield…

Rudy Primed for 2015 Epsom Handicap Success

Rudy Primed for 2015 Epsom Handicap Success
September 30th, 2015

Trainer Helen Page has been thrilled with the condition of stable star Rudy this time and is confident a dry track at Randwick on Saturday will not hinder the gelding’s chances for success in the featured Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m). Rudy has displayed a keen ability to perform particularly…

Lucia Valentina to Wear Blinkers in 2015 Epsom Handicap

Lucia Valentina to Wear Blinkers in 2015 Epsom Handicap
September 29th, 2015

Lucia Valentina has steady returned to peak form through her two starts this time in, and trainer Kris Lees is confident the addition of blinkers will pay dividends in the classy mare’s run in Saturday’s 2015 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick. A two-time Group 1 winner, Lucia Valentina was…

2015 Epsom Handicap Final Field and Barrier Draw

2015 Epsom Handicap Final Field and Barrier Draw
September 29th, 2015

A talented field of fifteen has been confirmed for Saturday’s featured 2015 Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Royal Randwick; highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Spring Carnival’s standout milers and several previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. Winx has returned to racing in typically…

Sargent Seriously Considering 2015 Epsom Handicap For Kirramosa

Sargent Seriously Considering 2015 Epsom Handicap For Kirramosa
September 28th, 2015

Kirramosa has returned to form in typically competitive form this time in, and trainer John Sargent has revealed he is considering starting the mare in Saturday’s featured Group 1 Epsom Handicap (1600m) at Randwick, rather than stepping her up in distance for the Group 3 Craven Plate (2000m). A Group…