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Ghisoni scores first up win in 2016 Surround Stakes

Ghisoni scores first up win in 2016 Surround Stakes

Promising filly Ghisoni went straight to front to lead all of the way to win the Group 2 $175,000 Coolmore Surround Stakes (1400m) at Randwick today.

Ghisoni leads all of the way to win the Surround Stakes at Caulfield. Photo by Steve Hart.

Ghisoni was having her first run back from a spell and stepping up sharping in class but ...

Ghisoni Leads 2016 Surround Stakes Field & Betting Odds

Ghisoni Leads 2016 Surround Stakes Field & Betting Odds

John O’Shea’s undefeated filly Ghisoni has opened clear favourite to defend her unbeaten title when she steps up in class for Saturday’s Surround Stakes 2016 at Randwick Racecourse.

The unbeaten John O’Shea-trained Ghisoni is firming favourite to win the 2016 Surround Stakes first-up at Randwick on Chipping Norton Stakes Day. Photo: Steve Hart.

There are 10 three-year-old fillies ...

Perignon Leads 2016 Surround Stakes Nominations

Perignon Leads 2016 Surround Stakes Nominations

Gerald Ryan’s last start Light Fingers Stakes winner Perignon is one of the headline nominations taken for the Surround Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick Racecourse in Sydney this Saturday.

Light Fingers Stakes winner Perignon (outside) is nominated to back-up in Saturday’s 2016 Surround Stakes on Chipping Norton Stakes Day in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

The three-year-old Snitzel filly ran ...

Coolmore Target for 2016 Light Fingers Stakes Winner Perignon

Coolmore Target for 2016 Light Fingers Stakes Winner Perignon

Sydney horseman Gerald Ryan continued his good run with three-year-olds in the early autumn with his promising filly Perignon diving late to take out the Light Fingers Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick on Apollo Stakes Day.

Perignon (outside) will head towards the 2016 Coolmore Classic after her upset Light Fingers Stakes win at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

After the ...

Favourite Ghisoni Out of 2016 Light Fingers Stakes

Favourite Ghisoni Out of 2016 Light Fingers Stakes

Short-priced favourite in betting for this afternoon’s Light Fingers Stakes 2016 at Royal Randwick, the John O’Shea-trained Ghisoni has been withdrawn from the race.

Stay With Me is new favourite to win the 2016 Light Fingers Stakes at Randwick on Apollo Stakes Day in Sydney. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Due to run as Randwick Race 3 at 1:55pm...

2016 Coolmore Classic Bid for Stay With Me

2016 Coolmore Classic Bid for Stay With Me

The Coolmore Classic 2016 in March is the big autumn aim for the David Hayes & Tom Dabernig-trained Stay With Me who like superstar stablemate Criterion will race solely in Sydney this campaign.

Thousand Guineas winner Stay With Me will kick off her autumn campaign in Sydney’s Light Fingers Stakes on February 13. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Co-trainer Dabernig ...

First Seal tops the ratings in first acceptances for Australian Oaks

First Seal tops the ratings in first acceptances for Australian Oaks

Flight Stakes winner First Seal is the top rating filly among the first acceptances for the Group 1 $1m ATC Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on April 11.

First Seal is the highest rated filly in the first acceptances for the Australian Oaks at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

The John Thompson trained First Seal carries a rating of 106 ...

First Seal Firm Favourite in 2015 Surround Stakes Odds

First Seal Firm Favourite in 2015 Surround Stakes Odds

12 classy three-year-old fillies are set to run in the Group 2 Surround Stakes (1400m) at Warwick Farm this Saturday.

First Seal will return to her ideal distance in the Surround Stakes at Warwick Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

A third of the field is offering single figure odds in the betting market at Ladbrokes.com.au, which means punters have a ...

First Seal Ready to Run Well in 2015 Surround Stakes

First Seal Ready to Run Well in 2015 Surround Stakes

Trainer John Thompson admits Saturday’s Surround Stakes 2015 is not the Grand Final for his Group 1 winning filly First Seal this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival but does believe she is “switched on” and ready to run a good race at Warwick Farm.

First Seal is ready to run a big race second-up in Saturday’s 2015 Surround Stakes in ...

First Seal Leads 2015 Surround Stakes Nominations

First Seal Leads 2015 Surround Stakes Nominations

13 three-year-old fillies have been nominated for the Group 2 Surround Stakes (1400m), running at Warwick Farm this Saturday.

First Seal leads the nominations for the Surround Stakes. Photo by Steve Hart.

The feature fillies race is set to be a re-match of the Group 2 Light Fingers Stakes (1200m), which ran at Randwick on February 14, with seven of ...