2010 Skyline Stakes Preview

February 22nd, 2010

On Saturday March 13 Sydney’s Randwick Racecourse will host their highly anticipated Randwick Guineas Day that will be home to five feature Group races including the $125, 000 Group 3 Skyline Stakes (1200m).

A range of the country’s best two-year-old colts and geldings will line up in the 2010 Skyline Stakes, many on their way to the to the premier two-year-olds’ race in Australia, the $3.5million Group 1 Golden Slipper on April 3.

Punters keen to get in on the exciting Skyline Stakes’ betting markets should keep a close eye on earlier Sydney Autumn Carnival events for two-year-old runners including the Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes (1100m) on February 27.

The Silver Slipper Stakes is one of the traditional lead-up races to the Skyline Stakes that Golden Slipper campaigners will contest.

The 2010 Skyline Stakes is sure to be a hotly contested affair as the winner is exempt from ballot for the Golden Slipper

One youngster on this trail is the Gerald Ryan-trained Hinchinbrook.

The Fastnet Rock colt impressed when he won on debut in the Canonbury Stakes on February 13, and will have his next start in the Skyline Stakes before heading towards the Golden Slipper.

The 2010 Skyline Stakes is sure to be a hotly contested affair as the winner is exempt from ballot for the Golden Slipper.