The Shorts - Odds, Field, Betting and Tips

Eighteen months ago, New Zealand horseman Clayton Chipperfield took a giant leap of faith. Having run a successful breaking and pre-training business while saddling the odd thoroughbred on the side, …

Gun sprinter Bivouac heads nominations for the Group Two The Shorts (1100m) and last season’s Golden Rose and Newmarket Handicap winner is primed for a big return. “He’s done everything right and has come to hand …

Champion jockey James McDonald has been booked to ride Standout when he resumes in an important renewal of The Shorts at Randwick. The sprinter will be out to showcase his …

Godolphin star Bivouac indicated he is ready for a return to business with a “superb” trial against a star-studded line up at Randwick. Partnered by Hugh Bowman, the dual Group …

Joe Pride won’t be wasting any breath spruiking his two Everest contenders, instead content to rely on Fasika and Eduardo to do their talking on the racetrack. Eight slots in …

Kerrin McEvoy has given Classique Legend his tick of approval after making the trek to Newcastle to partner The Everest contender in a barrier trial. Trainer Les Bridge was keen …