Peter Snowden


Peter Snowden has enviable hand in Golden Slipper

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.

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Paul and Peter Snowden are chasing a dream farewell from the Darley racing operation

Trainer Paul Snowden with 2010 Blue Diamond-Golden Slipper Winner Sepoy

Michael Lynch The father-and-son team will soon finish at Darley and start on their own, writes Michael Lynch.


Peter Snowden says Black Opal worthy of group 2 status

SPORT Sinjorn ridden by Peter Nobl wins the second racee at Randwick on 23 November 2013. Trainer Peter Snowden pictured Pic JENNY EVANS

David Polkinghorne Top Sydney trainer Peter Snowden thinks Canberra's $275,000 Black Opal Stakes is worthy of group 2 status.

Diamonds are forever for Peter Snowden and Earthquake

Patrick Bartley An emotional embrace by the father-son training combination of Peter and Paul Snowden said it all after star filly Earthquake raced away with Saturday's $1 million Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield.

Paximadia will be a hit at home or away, says Peter Snowden

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Andrew Garvey Trainer Peter Snowden will be hoping Saturday's Sandown Guineas winner Paximadia gets a reprieve from international duties.

Darley move quickly to find Australian trainer to be Peter Snowden's successor

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Chris Roots Darley Australia will announce the replacement for Peter Snowden as its head trainer early next month.

Peter Snowden has unfinished Derby business for Darley Stud


Chris Roots Peter Snowden has one aim he would dearly love to achieve before leaving Darley at the end of the autumn carnival: winning the Australian Derby.

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Peter Snowden to keep Darley winners rolling in

SPORT Occitan ridden by Jason Collett wins the first racee at Randwick on 23 November 2013.  Pic JENNY EVANS

Chris Roots It was back to business for Peter Snowden in the best possible way on the Kensington track at Randwick, only days after he shocked the racing world by announcing he will step down as Darley's head...


John Thompson and Tony McEvoy likely on Darley Stud's shortlist for Peter Snowden's job

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Max Presnell Tony McEvoy is the favourite with Rob Waterhouse to get the top Darley job, although John Thompson has a strong history with Crown Lodge.


David Hayes wheels out young gun to try and end Peter Snowden's charmed run

Max Presnell DAVID Hayes will challenge Peter Snowden's recent two-year-old domination when he starts $1.5 million yearling purchase Zulu Land in the Equine Clinic Plate at Caulfield on Saturday.


Peter Snowden puts Golden Slipper on radar after Memorial makes quantum leap

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Chris Roots Peter Snowden is already eyeing the Golden Slipper with Memorial after she kept her unbeaten record and gave Darley the juvenile winner with a filly for the fourth consecutive week, at Rosehill on...

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Peter Snowden lands four winners at Randwick


Sydney Trainer will leave Sheikh Mohammed's operation after the autumn carnival


Four victories at Randwick but Peter Snowden reveals he is a tyro in the buying ring

SPORT Sinjoren ridden by Kerrin McEvoy wins the 1st race at Randwick on 7 December 2013. Trainer Peter Snowden pictured Pic JENNY EVANS

Chris Roots Peter Snowden trained four winners for Darley at Randwick on Saturday but revealed that he has never bought a yearling and would need some advice when he starts buying horses for new clients once his...

Winners & Losers

Peter Snowden snaps at Chris Waller's heels in national battle of trainers

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Max Presnell While negatives around Sydney racing abound, Peter Snowden's form in the home stretch of his Darley involvement is a highlight.

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Emblems finds the form to force Peter Snowden to chase richer targets

SPORT Limes ridden by Kerrin McEvoy wins the 6th race at Rosehill on 21 December 2013.  Pic JENNY EVANS

Matt Jones Emblems will chase black-type glory in next month's Takeover Target Stakes at Gosford after again proving too strong at Rosehill on Saturday.


Peter Snowden swaps with John O'Shea to take over Randwick stables

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Chris Roots Peter Snowden has taken up the offer of 66 boxes at Randwick to start his career as a public trainer from May.


Peter Snowden colt Complacent wins Spring Champion Stakes

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Complacent ridden by Christian Reith after winning Race 6, The Spring Champion Stakes at Royal Randwick. 12th October 2013
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Matt Jones Christian Reith said he was ''home at the turn'' when he won the Spring Champion Stakes at Randwick on Saturday on improver Complacent.


Slipper loser Eloping puts the boot into Royal Randwick Stakes rivals

Adam Pengilly Stephen Baster reckons "everyone in Australia" wanted Eloping to go to the paddock – now Peter Morgan is toying with taking her further north in a campaign that has no end in sight.


Kerrin McEvoy helps Sidestep turn fortunes around in Royal Sovereign Stakes

Matt Jones Kerrin McEvoy delivered one of his best rides to turn around the luck of Sidestep and win the Royal Sovereign Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.


All eyes on Tupac Amaru as three-year-old looks to history

Max Presnell Once upon a time it was fashionable for outstanding three-year-olds to win the Sydney Cup at Randwick but will Tupac Amaru, named after an Inca revolutionary in Peru, fit the profile on Saturday?