2010 Queen Of The Turf Stakes Preview

February 10th, 2010

As Sydney’s stunning Rosehill Gardens Racecourse starts to gear up to the Autumn Carnival, the lucrative Golden Slipper Day draws ever-closer, and will take place on the 3rd of April.

While the headline event for the day, the Group 1 Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m) receives most attention, the running of the fellow Group 1 race, the 2010 Queen Of The Stakes will be another great event taking place at the track.

The 2010 Queen Of The Stakes will draw the countries best fillies and mares on the 3rd of April.

The 2010 Queen Of The Stakes will draw the countries best fillies and mares on the 3rd of April, as they battle it out over the 1500m distance under weight-for-age conditions, in order to grab a share of the $400,000 on offer.

Along with the Group 1 Coolmore Stud Classic (1500m) held on the 20th of March at Rosehill, the 2010 Queen Of The Stakes provides Australia’s top fillies and mares with their ultimate opportunity to stake their claim for the upcoming racing season.

The 2010 Queen Of The Stakes is just one Group 1 race to be held on the Golden Slipper, being held along the Group 1 BMW (2400m), the Golden Slipper Stakes (1200m) and the George Ryder Stakes (1500m).