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Toffee Tongue adds to family legacy

Regally bred filly Toffee Tongue added to her family’s rich legacy when finishing runner-up behind Colette in the Group 1 Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on Saturday. The Chris Waller-trained daughter of Tavistock is a full-sister to former Hong Kong Horse of the Year Werther, Group 1 performer Milseain, and Group 3 New Zealand Cup[...]
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Colette Wins Australian Oaks For Godolphin

Trainer James Cummings has joined his father and grandfather on the ATC Australian Oaks honour roll with filly Colette scoring a dominant win at Randwick. The Godolphin-owned Colette capped a stunning autumn rise when she raced to a 2-1/2-length success in Saturday’s 2400m staying feature for three-year-old fillies. Cummings’ late grandfather Bart trained seven winners[...]
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Australian Oaks Facts And Figures

AUSTRALIAN OAKS Prize money halved for 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic and reduced wagering income HISTORY: First run in 1885 when won by Uralla Not run from 1895 to 1921. From 1922-45 run in January over a mile (1600m) From 1946-55 run at Easter over 10 furlongs (2000m) Won by some outstanding fillies including:[...]
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Grand final for Te Akau trio

Te Akau Racing will be hoping their trio of Sydney runners can finish their autumn campaigns on a high at Randwick on Saturday. Melody Belle and Te Akau Shark will contest the Group 1 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m), while Probabeel will tackle 2400m for the first time when she lines up in the Group 1[...]
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Colette Impresses In Adrian Knox Victory

Lightly raced Godolphin filly Colette has stormed into favouritism for the Group One ATC Australian Oaks after a convincing win in the Adrian Knox Stakes at Randwick. The James Cummings-trained Colette had come through two provincial wins before enhancing her Oaks credentials with a stylish performance in Saturday’s Group Three 2000m race for three-year-old fillies.[...]
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