The defection of five jockeys to Brisbane for the Doomben Cup card has given Brenton Avdulla the chance to improve his standing with Sydney's best stables.
Further clues for the Investec Derby, the premier Classic, are set to be unearthed during the week with established trials being staged at Chester, Lingfield Park and Leopardstown in Ireland.
Pandora will test her Investec Oaks credentials in either the Listed Betfred Mobile Oaks Trial at Lingfield Park on Saturday, May 9, or the Group Three Tattersalls Musidora Stakes at York next Wednesday, May 13
Kentucky’s famous Spendthrift Farm has an association with Australian racing and breeding that spans more than 60 years, going back to the time when Australian champions Bernborough and Shannon were resident stallions.
Mares destined to be covered by Golden Slipper Stakes winner Vancouver commanded the big prices on the third day of the Inglis Australian Broodmare and Weanling Sale at Newmarket on Tuesday.
Trainer John O'Shea discusses his runners at Randwick on Saturday inclduding Racing To Win in the $300,000 George Main Stakes.
O'Shea spoke with Sky Racing.
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