News About 2015 VRC Sires Produce Stakes
The Champagne Stakes over the mile next April might be the long term target for the John O’Shea-trained Telperion, but there is a chance for an earlier Golden Slipper 2016 bid with the Godolphin youngster.
It was a classy field of 12 two-year-old fillies in the Group 2 VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Flemington this afternoon.
The punters got it right with market mover Jameka winning the $200,000 race despite a wide start from the outside gate.
Godolphin’s head trainer John O’Shea is confident his unplaced Blue Diamond Stakes runner Sampeah can improve when up over more distance in the VRC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2015 at Flemington Racecourse this ‘Super Saturday’.