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Start of something good

Start of something good

Sandy (pictured. Photo credits Jason Mckeown) was certainly a good girl on Sunday at Healesville taking out the Healesville Oaks defeating short priced favourite Burn Like Fire. Two weeks ago, the daughter of Magic Sprite and Jebrynah Glory, bred by Rocky Crisafi finished second by a meir 1.51 lengths to Ice Buster in the Rodney Thorneycroft Memorial also run at Healesville. But Sunday was Sandy’s day, matching favourite Burn Like Fire throughout the $10,000 event, eventually pulling away to win ...

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Seeing double four years on

Seeing double four years on

Banjo Shark (pictured. Photo credits Jason Mckeown) Photo credits made his fourth straight victory count on Sunday at Healesville when he claimed a $10.50 surprise victory in the $10,000 Healesville Derby for trainer Ken Virtue and owner Andrew Varasdi. The son of Banjo Boy, is following in his sire’s footsteps who won the Healesville Derby in 2013 – just four starts into a successful career also for Virtue and Varasdi. “Winning a race that Banjo Boy had won with his ...

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