2017 Golden Slipper odds and preview – Houtzen favourite

March 17, 2017

golden slipper dayThe 2017 Golden Slipper Stakes headlines Rosehill racing tomorrow in Sydney and race favourite Houtzen has eased from 4.20 out to 4.40 at online bookmaker Sportsbet.

A quality field of two-year-olds will face a very heavy track on Saturday 18th March 2017 at Rosehill and despite drawing barrier 16, the Toby Edmonds trained Houtzen is still the popular elect with punter.

The dashing son of I Am Invincible has been all the rage for the Golden Slipper since his explosive victory in the Gold Coast Magic Millions race in January.

Unbeaten in four starts, two of Houtzen’s wins have been on soft tracks which proves he can handle give in the ground, where many of his rivals are untested on a wet surface.

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Blue Diamond Stakes winner Catchy, from the David & Ben Hayes & Tom Dabernig stable at Lindsay Park, has firmed from $7.00 into $5.00 at Sportsbet, as has stablemate Tulip, $11.00 into $9.00.

Lindsay Park’s third runner Formality, has eased from $21.00 to $26.00, while they also have Madeenaty engaged, currently $81.00 and a rank outsider.

Tulip is the only Hayes & Hayes & Dabernig runner to face a wet track and she handled it with aplomb, storming home to win the Group 3 Magic Night Stakes at Rosehill last time out.

She’s improving with every run and appears capable of stepping up on the bigger stage.

Impressive Gary Portelli trained filly She Will Reign has barrier 13 and is $5.50 out to $6.00 for Saturday’s Group 1 feature.

She Will Reign is a winner of three of her four starts including a heeavy track win on ths track in the Inglis Nursery at just her second start.

The daughter of Manhattan Rain faced her first defeat last start in the Group 2 Reisling Stakes at Randwick when run down by Frolic on a heavy track.

Frolic, from the Michael Freedman yard, is $15.00 into $11.00 at Sportsbet, despite drawing the car park.

The Husson two-year-old revelled in the heavy going to win the Reisling and will have no problems getting through the ground tomorrow.

Peter & Paul Snowden’s Blue Diamond Stakes runner-up Pariah is out to $9.00, from $8.00, and barrier four should have the Redoute’s CHoice colt handily placed all the way.

The 2017 Golden Slipper will jump as Race 7 at Rosehill and start time is set down for 4.10pm in the afternoon.

Check out the latest Golden Slipper odds from Sportsbet below.

2017 Golden Slipper Odds

$4.40 Houtzen
$5.00 Catchy
$6.00 She Will Reign
$9.00 Pariah
$9.00 Tulip
$11.00 Frolic
$21.00 Invader
$23.00 Menari
$26.00 Formality
$31.00 Single Bullet
$31.00 Trapeze Artist
$34.00 Trekking
$41.00 Teaspoon
$41.00 Veranillo
$51.00 Chauffeur (em)
$67.00 Diamond Tathagata
$81.00 Madeenaty
$101.00 Showtime (em)
$331.00 The Mission (em)

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Category: Sydney Feature Races