Today we have Group 1 racing in Melbourne and Sydney.
At Rosehill the Group 1 $1,000,000 Golden Rose Stakes for 3YOs is a very open betting race that includes our Winning Edge Investments horse King Colorado! Cylinder, Militarize, Shinzo and Charm Stone look the dangers. Espiona and Zougotcha head the market in the Group 2 $400,000 Golden Pendant for fillies and mares, while Waterford and Cepheus are both fancied in the Group 2 $300,000 Shannon Stakes over 1500m. A dozen stayers line up for the Group 3 $250,000 Colin Stephen Quality over 2400m, while there is the Listed $200,000 Heritage Stakes over 1100m for the 3YO sprinters including Barber, Ozzmosis, Royal Tribute and Celestial Legend.
At Caulfield the Group 1 $750,000 Underwood Stakes over 1800m has a capacity field with plenty of different form lines. It includes 2019 Melbourne Cup winner Vow And Declare, Alligator Blood (who won the race last year), Lindermann, Without A Fight and Soulcombe. The Group 3 $300,000 Caulfield Guineas Prelude has some quality colts including the unbeaten Steparty, Veight, Scentify, Little Brose and Rock Empire. Betting is wide open in the Group 3 $300,000 Naturalism Stakes over 2000m where Floating Artist is early favourite in the capacity field. There is also the Listed $175,000 Jim Moloney Stakes for 3YO fillies and the Listed $175,000 Testa Rossa Stakes over 1400m.