Chris Roots Golden Slipper day will shine again and include five group 1s on a new March date after the Australian Pattern Committee approved the move of The Championships to the first two weeks in April.
Adam Pengilly Star Thoroughbreds' Denise Martin beefs up Chris Waller's stock for the 2015 Golden Slipper.
Chris Roots Mossfun could cap the re-emergence of Emirates Park as a breeding power, under guide of Trevor Lobb, in Saturday’s Golden Slipper at Rosehill.
Max Presnell The weird and wonderful world of equine genetics supports Earthquake in Saturday's Golden Slipper at Rosehill.
Bloodlines There are several critics who say Saturday’s Golden Slipper is below the usual standard, many of the opinion that the colts are outclassed by the fillies.
Chris Roots Darley trainer Peter Snowden knows from his time at Crown Lodge that the best horse doesn't always win the Golden Slipper, but he seems to have the bases covered this year.
James Polson The fifth race on Saturday's Golden Slipper day program at Rosehill Gardens will be named in honour of the late jockey Nathan Berry, it was announced Friday.
Chris Roots Unencumbered Sentimental favourite as was to be ridden by Nathan Berry. He was too good in the Magic Millions btu has failed to find winning form in the autumn. Definitely place hope.
Max Presnell Murk and gloom on Friday raised doubts about favourite Earthquake in the $3.5 million Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens.
Andrew Webster Somewhere in the dawn, as the sun rose over trackwork at Singapore's Kranji racecourse, Corey Brown saw the first signs of Nathan Berry slipping away.
Matt Jones James McDonald channelled Jim Cassidy with one of the great non-panicking Golden Slipper rides to win on Mossfun.
Matt Jones They stood side by side in the gates, shadowed each other in betting all week and fought out the finish – but Team Hawkes’ filly Mossfun reigned over Earthquake in a vintage Golden...
Max Presnell Bold rides, with jockeys often throwing caution to the wind, feature in the Golden Slipper but James McDonald on Mossfun at Rosehill yesterday rated with the best.
Chris Roots Australian Turf Club racing manager Matt Rudolph has started talking to trainers about moving the Golden Slipper forward by two weeks to mid-March from next year.
Max Presnell 'Winningness'' is the buzzword of a controversial week, featuring a race-club appointment and change in starting times.
Chris Roots Gai Waterhouse sees Saturday's two-year-olds' race at Randwick as ''a mini Golden Slipper'' as she brings some blue-bloods out to play.
Chris Roots Exciting was the word for Rubick's first race-day appearance, which shot him to favouritism for the Blue Diamond and Golden Slipper, at Randwick on Saturday.
Matt Jones As glamour two-year-olds Earthquake and Rubick confirmed their status as the leading Golden Slipper contenders with wins at Caulfield on Saturday, Gai Waterhouse warned Randwick winner Law would...
Chris Roots Tommy Berry won the Widden Stakes on Mossfun and the Canonbury Stakes on Fighting Sun at Rosehill on Saturday and then declared he wants to ride Fighting Sun in the Golden Slipper.
Chris Roots Bjorn Baker believes he has the best two-year-old colt in the country and is unconcerned Unencumbered will go into April's Golden Slipper at his ninth start.