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First Seal Firm Favourite in 2015 Light Fingers Stakes Betting

First Seal Firm Favourite in 2015 Light Fingers Stakes Betting

While Group One racing returns to Melbourne this weekend, Sydney will see its own action-packed meeting at Randwick with five black-type races.

First Seal is favourite in the Light Fingers Stakes betting following a dominant spring campaign. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Group 2 Light Fingers Stakes (1200m) has attracted a top field of 11 three-year-old fillies, five of which ...

Mossfun Headlines 2015 Light Fingers Stakes Field

Mossfun Headlines 2015 Light Fingers Stakes Field

Royal Randwick Racecourse will play host to a bevy of talented horses this Saturday with five black-type races running across the day’s meeting.

After a 10 month spell, Mossfun will resume in the Light Finger Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

One such race is the Group 2 Light Fingers Stakes (1200m), which has attracted a top field of 11 three-year-old ...

Memorial Late Entry for 2015 Eskimo Prince Stakes

Memorial Late Entry for 2015 Eskimo Prince Stakes

John O’Shea has taken full advantage of the extended deadline for Group 3 Eskimo Prince Stakes (1200m) nominations, making three-year-old filly Memorial a late entry.

Memorial is a late entry for the Eskimo Prince Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

Memorial joins stable mate Meursault in contention for the $150,000 sprint race, which means racing giant Godolphin could deliver ...

Australian Derby 2015 Main Aim for Preferment

Australian Derby 2015 Main Aim for Preferment

Chris Waller has begun confirming plans for his host of Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival stars including his Victoria Derby winner Preferment who targets the 2015 Australian Derby on Doncaster Mile Day in early April this time in.

Victoria Derby winner Preferment could resume in the Randwick Guineas ahead of his Australian Derby run this autumn in Sydney. Photo: Sarah Ebbett....

Easy Trial for Royal Ascot-Bound Brazen Beau

Easy Trial for Royal Ascot-Bound Brazen Beau

He may have beaten home just one other runner when seventh in his first official trial of the season but the Chris Waller-trained Brazen Beau caught the eye at Warwick Farm on Tuesday morning as the Royal Ascot-bound youngster kicked up his pre-season work.

Coolmore Stud Stakes winner Boban was given an easy trial in the wet at ...

Furious Stakes 2014 Tips – Earthquake The One To Beat

Furious Stakes 2014 Tips – Earthquake The One To Beat

A host of Group races leading up to the spring majors run at Royal Randwick on Saturday including the return of Earthquake in the 2014 Furious Stakes– tips and betting selections for which are detailed below.

Earthquake is the deserving odds-on favourite for Saturday's 2014 Furious Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart.

Seven three-year-old fillies make-up the field for this weekend’s ...

Earthquake Odds-On in 2014 Furious Stakes Betting

Earthquake Odds-On in 2014 Furious Stakes Betting

After her original first-up run was canned due to a wet track, John O’Shea’s gun filly Earthquake will return to racing this Saturday jumping the odds-on favourite to win the Furious Stakes 2014 at Royal Randwick Racecourse.

Earthquake is the odd-on favourite to win first-up in Sydney's 2014 Furious Stakes on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Only Seven Fillies in 2014 Furious Stakes Field

Only Seven Fillies in 2014 Furious Stakes Field

Just seven three-year-old fillies are accepted to face off in the Furious Stakes 2014 at Royal Randwick this weekend with John O’Shea’s Blue Diamond Stakes winner Earthquake scaring a number of potential rivals away.

Earthquake has a re-scheduled first-up run in Saturday's 2014 Furious Stakes at Rosehill. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are five Group status events on the Sydney ...

Nine Fillies Nominated for 2014 Furious Stakes

Nine Fillies Nominated for 2014 Furious Stakes

Just nine three-year-old fillies have been nominated to contest this weekend’s Group 2 Furious Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick, highlighted by several of the 2014 Spring Racing Carnival’s most exciting prospects.

Earthquake headlines nominations for the 2014 Furious Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Without doubt the standout performer of major two-year-old events through the 2014 Autumn Carnival, trainer John O’Shea...

Godolphin Trio Face Off in The Run To The Rose 2014

Godolphin Trio Face Off in The Run To The Rose 2014

Three Godolphin-raced colts will do battle in an unavoidable 2014 The Run To The Rose clash at Randwick on Saturday ahead of the spring three-year-old majors.

Ghibellines is one of three Run To The Rose hopes for trainer John O'Shea in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Trainer John O’Shea is forced to run all three of the stable’s ...