Silk Stocking 2023 Race Details

Race 5 at Sunshine Coast Racecourse on Saturday the 6th of May 2023.

The Silk Stocking is a Listed race held at Sunshine Coast Racecourse this year and is run over 1400 metres. It is run under quality handicap conditions and is for fillies and mares. The total prize money is $160,000 this year.

You can read more about the race history, lead-up races, and past winners on the Silk Stocking page.

Hong Kong Horse Race

Silk Stocking 2023 Preview

Track: Good Weather: Fine

Tycoon Evie will take beating coming off a luckless last start run. Maps well and gets J-Mac in the saddle. Katalin has claims from the kind draw and will prove hard to hold 0ut. Love Sensation can boot up from barrier 1 and will be hard to beat from there. Essonne had no luck in the straight last start and can be hard to beat in this.

Silk Stocking 2023 Runner by Runner

1. Tycoon Evie (6)

Large claims from barrier 6. Luckless last start and gets the right map and jockey aboard. Huge chance.

2. Media Award (13)

Can’t have.

3. Dzsenifer (3)

Prefer in something easier.

4. Faschanel (11)

No luck fresh. Can improve here into a top 4 spot.

5. Wonderful Riri (9)

Claims fresh. Likes to roll forward and just needs luck from the draw.

6. Katalin (4)

Classy galloper with a good map and draw. Can win.

7. Ocean Treaty (2)

Market watch.

8. Adelase (7)

Quality galloper but prefer it in something a little easier.

9. Essonne (14)

Held up at a crucial point last run. Large claims in this field if finding open air this time around.

10. Love Sensation (1)

Can boot up from the draw and run a bold race fresh.

11. Renouf (15)

Flies on this track, the tricky draw is the worry. Claims for a top 4 spot.

12. Tick Tock Queen (17)

Hard to beat with its 2/2 at the track but will need some luck from the barrier.

13. Osmose (5)

Market watch here.

14. Valley Of Dreams (8)

Prefer in something easier.

15. Miss Einstein (16)

Can’t have.

16. Ravaged Award (10)

Hard to beat in this. Racing in excellent fashion this prep and gets another chance to notch up a win.

17. Miss Baltimore (19)

Prefer in something easier.

18. Mychyna (12)

Can’t have.

19. Sienna’s Award (18)

Prefer in something easier.

Silk Stocking 2023 Tips

The following are the top 4 selections for this years race.

Bryce Parker’s Tips
Jo Jackson’s Tips
1 Tycoon Evie 1 Tycoon Evie
9 Essonne 6 Katalin
6 Katalin 9 Essonne
13 Osmose 16 Ravaged Award

Previews for other races this week

Listed Wagga Wagga Gold Cup 2023 (Wagga 2000m)  – Friday

Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes 2023 (Morphettville 1200m)

Group 2 Tobin Bronze Stakes 2023 (Morphettville 1200m)

Group 2 Queen Of The South Stakes 2023 (Morphettville 1600m)

Group 3 D C McKay Stakes 2023 (Morphettville 1100m)

Listed Without Fear Stakes 2023 (Morphettville 1050m)

Group 2 Hollindale Stakes 2023 (Sunshine Coast 1800m)

Group 3 Gold Coast Guineas 2023 (Sunshine Coast 1200m)

Group 3 Ken Russell Memorial 2023 (Sunshine Coast 1200m)

Listed The Bracelet 2023 (Sunshine Coast 1800m)

Listed ATC Trophy 2023 (Sunshine Coast 1200m)

The Coast 2023 (Gosford 1600)

Listed Gosford Gold Cup 2023 (Gosford 2100)

Listed Takeover Target Stakes 2023 (Gosford 1200)

Silk Stocking 2023 Race Results

Result Horse Margin
1st 9 Essonne
2nd 11 Renouf 0.5 length
3rd 1 Tycoon Evie 1 length
4th 12 Tick Tock Queen 1.5 lengths

The track was rated as Good 4.

Scratchings: 7. Ocean Treaty, 18. Mychyna, 19e. Sienna’s Award.