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A Guide To Randwick’S $1.3m Kosciuszko

The Kosciuszko will run as race five at 2.50pm (AEDT) at Randwick on Saturday. THE KOSCIUSZKO 1200m, $1,300,000, three-year-olds and upwards, set-weights plus penalties CONCEPT * Modelled in part on the $14 million Everest but for country-trained horses * Fourteen runners picked by winners who bought $5 tickets * Slot holders negotiate with owners on[...]
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Double Kosciuszko Shot For Trainer Shelton

NSW Northern Rivers trainer John Shelton has a double shot at another career-defining moment in the $1.3 million Kosciuszko. After winning last year’s inaugural running of the 1200m Everest day support race for country-trained horses with $71 longshot Belflyer, Shelton is returning to Randwick on Saturday armed with two runners. He’ll saddle up defending champion[...]
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Kosciuszko Contender Wins Race At Grafton

Trainer John Shelton’s two contenders for The Kosciuszko have featured on their home track at Grafton, with Tarbert winning a race under a big weight before stablemate Belflyer scored in a barrier trial. Belflyer won the inaugural Kosciuszko (1200m) for country-trained horses at Randwick last year. He will be joined in this year’s $1.3 million[...]
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Fell Swoop On Target For Spring Aims

Canberra trainer Matthew Dale has the $1.3 million Kosciuszko at Randwick in his sights with stable stalwart Fell Swoop who will begin his campaign in Melbourne. Fell Swoop, a multiple stakes winner and multiple Group One placegetter, is scheduled to kick off in the Listed Chandler Macleod Stakes (1200m) at The Valley on September 7.[...]
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Further Boosts For Nsw Country Racing

Eight major country Cups across NSW will be worth $200,000 under further prize money increases announced for the upcoming season. Racing NSW on Tuesday revealed significant boosts to country racing with prize money to increase to $81 million annually. The Cups worth $200,000 are: Port Macquarie, Goulburn, Albury, Wellington, Tamworth, Wagga Wagga, Scone and Grafton..[...]
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