George Main Stakes

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Lion ready to Roar at Randwick

Local trainer John O'Shea is looking forward to last season's Group 1 Randwick Guineas (1600m) winner Lion's Roar resuming at Randwick on Saturday. The son of Contributer is set to tackle the Group 2 Tramway Stakes (1400m) after pleasing in a couple of lead-in trials. “He looks to have made good improvement,” O'Shea told SENTrack.[...]
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Key Facts On The George Main Stakes

GEORGE MAIN STAKES 1600m, $500,000, weight-for-age Recently renamed Colgate Optic White Stakes HISTORY Established in 1945 and first won by Modulation Originally named after George Main who was chairman of the AJC For 26 years initially contested over 1400m, before being altered to 1600m in 1972 Upgraded from Principal Race to Group One race in[...]
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