2011 Golden Slipper Odds and Market Update

March 30th, 2011

The 2011 Golden Slipper market has been open for months and there have been some notable betting moves. Earlier in the year Karuta Queen was favourite after a dominant win in the Magic Millions, only for Sepoy to move into odds on after the Blue Diamond. We take a look at the 2011 Golden Slipper field and all the latest betting information.

1. Sepoy.
Boom colt that won at its first four starts. Has been long time 2011 Golden Slipper favourite, however has eased after tasting defeat for the first time on a wet track in the Todman. Track conditions will be key.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $3.25

2. Smart Missile
Fastnet Rock colt trained by Anthony Cummings who has won two from two. Only horse to ever defeat to Sepoy.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $4.40

3. Running Tall
Last start winner of the VRC Sires Produce. Will be racing the Sydney way of going for the first time.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $26.00

4. Foxwedge
Third behind Smart Missile and Sepoy in Todman in what is shaping as the key form race. Was unbeaten until last start.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $8.00

5. Masthead
Encouraging 3rd in the Blue Diamond, before disappointing 4th in VRC Sires Produce. Trainer Lee Freedman has won this race four times.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $71.00

6. Salade
Winner of the Pago Pago at its only race start. Form out of that race is questionable but top Victorian hoop Luke Nolen takes the ride.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $15.00

7. Hot Snitzel.

Sire Snitzel won four in a row as a two-year old, while this has okay form around Uate and Pane in the Glass.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $67.00

8. Satin Shoes
Saluted in first three starts including the Silver Slipper, before running a handy second in the Reisling behind Elite Falls. Trainer Clarry Conners has had four Slipper winners.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $12.00

9. Elite Falls
Ran second to Satin Shoes in consecutive starts before turning the tables in the Reisling. Half sister to 09 Slipper winner Phelan Ready.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $10.00

10. Karuta Queen
Won its first barrier trail by 20 lengths and eased away from the field in Magic Millions. Defeat in the Black Opal last start a major concern.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $17.00

11. Altar
Won its way into the field with victory in the Magic Night, which was over the Golden Slipper track and distance.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $31.00

12. Shared Reflections
Winner of the Sweet Embrace Stakes at Warwick Farm last start, while only defeat came at the hands of Satin Shoes. From the in form Gai Waterhouse yard.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $17.00

13. Saramenha
Struggled in the Sweet Embrace Stakes and enters this race second up after a spell.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $81.00

14. Fast and Sexy
Only win came in January in a much lower grade. Has raced four times over 1200m, so the trip wont be a worry.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $71.00

15. Mosheen
Has won at its only trip to the races, however was in much inferior grade.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $71.00

16. Empress Rock
Another Fastnet Rock filly with one win from one start. Has not been seen in this grade yet.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $101.00

17. Do You Think (Emergency)
Bart Cummings trained colt by Starcraft who needs a scratching to make the final field. May get a start if it rains.

2011 Golden Slipper Odds: $51.00