The last day of the Rosehill carnival has become almost like the ‘off’ day of the Sydney autumn. It reaches a crescendo for Golden Slipper day, then drops back a cog, before upping the ante again for the two weeks of The Championships. Last week’s ratings are a reflection of the drop off, although the
Four Group 1 races across two states in addition to the re-appearance of the country’s top ranked sprinter made for a brilliant weekend of racing and a host of high quality performances. Which horse finished top of the pops on Saturday? The answer may surprise you.
The Autumn carnival is hotting up with some outstanding performances at both Caulfield and Rosehill last Saturday. Here’s our rundown on the highlights.
THE curtain came down on Melbourne’s spring carnival at the weekend, with a host of support features decided at Sandown. It’s often a meeting that throws up potential topliners of the future and there were at least a couple of noteworthy ratings put on the board on Saturday.
SATURDAY’s racing provided a mountain of evidence that we are in for one of the best spring carnivals in recent memory, with the bar being set a very high level as horses establish their credentials for the rich Group 1 races set to be decided over the next eight weeks.