Ritchie Handicap News

2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap Field and Barrier Draw
September 14th, 2016

Twelve runners have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s 2016 Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Royal Randwick; highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Spring Carnival’s most exciting prospects. Happy Clapper is sure to have taken plenty of benefit from his first-up run a fortnight…

2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap an Option for Cannyescent

2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap an Option for Cannyescent
July 22nd, 2016

Trainer Gabrielle Englebrecht is confident stable star Cannyescent is a Group-level horse; underlining a race like the 2016 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) as a legitimate Spring Carnival target for the galloper this time. Cannyescent has made only a handful of appearances at the races since debuting for Englebrecht last spring;…

Messene Ready for 2015 Bill Ritchie Handicap

Messene Ready for 2015 Bill Ritchie Handicap
September 18th, 2015

Messene was unable to continue his slick run of form this time when eighth in the Group 2 Theo Marks Stakes (1300m) last weekend, but trainer Michael Hawkes is confident the horse is capable of a return to the winner’s circle in Saturday’s Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at…

Manawanui Wins 2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap

Manawanui Wins 2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap
September 20th, 2014

Classy six-year-old Manawanui has displayed an exceptional turn of foot at Royal Randwick this afternoon, charging home late to win the Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) ahead of Rock Sturdy and Tougher Than Ever. Jumping from the gates well, Manawanui settled in ideal position on the heels of early…

2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap Betting Preview and Tips
September 19th, 2014

Just seven runners have been confirmed to contest this weekend’s Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Royal Randwick, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning bet. Having returned to the track in smart form this time in, Rock Sturdy has…

2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap Betting Update

2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap Betting Update
September 18th, 2014

A talented field of just seven runners has been confirmed for this weekend’s Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Royal Randwick, offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning bet. Having returned to the track in good form this time in,…

2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap Final Field and Barrier Draw

2014 Bill Ritchie Handicap Final Field and Barrier Draw
September 17th, 2014

Just seven runners have been confirmed to line up for this weekend’s Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Royal Randwick, highlighted by some of the Spring Carnival’s most exciting racing prospects. Trainer Chris Waller is set to be offered two good chances of success in the 2014 Bill Ritchie…

Bill Ritchie Handicap 2013 – Final Field & Barrier Draw

Bill Ritchie Handicap 2013 – Final Field & Barrier Draw
September 18th, 2013

The final field and barrier draw has been announced for the Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap, which will take place at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday September 21, 2013. A total of 13 horses have accepted for a run in the 2013 Bill Ritchie Handicap, including Malavio. Malavio has won nine of his…

Race Results – Bill Ritchie Handicap 2012 Won By Steps In Time

Race Results – Bill Ritchie Handicap 2012 Won By Steps In Time
September 28th, 2012

The Group 3 Bill Ritchie Handicap was won by Steps In Time at Royal Randwick Racecourse last Saturday September 22, 2012. Steps In Time won the race by almost one and a half lengths ahead of Said Com, who finished second, and Wild And Proud, who placed in third. The…

Bill Ritchie Handicap 2012 – Betting Odds

Bill Ritchie Handicap 2012 – Betting Odds
September 20th, 2012

Betting odds have been released for the Group 1 Bill Ritchie Handicap, which is due to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday September 22, 2012. Current favourite to win the 2012 Bill Ritchie Handicap is Torio’s Quest, who is paying odds of $3.50 at . Torio’s Quest has won…