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John O'Shea

Track Query For Mr Gee In Grand Prix

A Queensland Derby mission for Mr Gee hinges on how he adapts to the Eagle Farm track in the Group Three Grand Prix Stakes.

Quirky Import Chasing Summer Cup Success

Former European stayer Berdibek hasn't been the fastest learner in John O'Shea's stable but the Randwick trainer is convinced he is making some inroads.

O’Shea Unveils Impressive Juvenile Winner

Respected Sydney trainer John O'Shea declared his debutante winner Robidora Golden Slipper bound after her victory at Rosehill.

Cannons Adds Overseas Element To Cup

Sound Of Cannons will bring some strong international formlines to Rosehill when he makes his debut for Sydney trainer John O'Shea.
John O'Shea

O’Shea Hopes All Saints’ Comes Marching In

With a string of spring carnival seconds, John O'Shea is due for a change of luck in a feature race and All Saints' Eve is...

O’Shea Pair Well Credentialled For Angst

Talented stablemates All Saints' Eve and Rocha Clock will go head-to-head in the Group Three Angst Stakes at Randwick and both present with undeniable claims.
John O'Shea

O’Shea Pair Vying For Champion Honours

At the start of the year, John O'Shea mapped a path to the Spring Champion Stakes for Lion's Roar and Socrates and both will line...

Mugatoo Delivers Kris Lees A Hometown Cup

Local trainer Kris Lees has celebrated a sentimental win in the Newcastle Cup with classy import Mugatoo, who has lumped a big weight to score.

Crusader heads to Randwick without Berry

Hawkes Racing will utilise the claim of apprentice Brock Ryan aboard emerging talent Masked Crusader when he chases his fourth career win at Randwick.
All Saints’ Eve

Friends combine with All Saints’ Eve

Talented mare All Saints’ Eve recorded a hard-fought victory at Randwick over 1400m on Saturday, the third career win for the daughter of Sacred Falls...

Kiwi mares flying the flag for leading nurseries

Two of New Zealand’s leading thoroughbred nurseries will be keeping close tabs on Randwick on Saturday where trainer John O’Shea will kick-off the spring preparations...
John O'Shea

Carnival contenders step out for O’Shea

A period of rebuilding has laid the foundations for John O'Shea to have a strong spring carnival presence and potentially unearth his next headline horse.

Savabeel three-year-olds deliver double for McCullum

As he prepares to resume his role as a globe-trotting Twenty20 cricket coach, Brendon McCullum received a fitting send-off this week from his other major...
Southern Lad

Southern Lad on target for Ramornie Handicap

Southern Lad will be out to break through for the first win of his current preparation in the Ramornie Handicap, having placed in his four...

Le Gai Soleil makes it three-straight wins

Promising filly Le Gai Soleil has made it three-straight wins this preparation with her first city victory on the Kensington track at Randwick.

Sydney trainer to face Queensland inquiry

Trainer John O'Shea will front Queensland racing officials after one of his horses returned a positive swab to the party drug ice.
John O'Shea

Opacity to have short break before spring

Promising gelding Opacity is set to have a short break in the paddock before being set for a spring campaign.

Promising Opacity wins again at Randwick

Promising three-year-old gelding Opacity has made it five wins from seven starts with a narrow but impressive victory at Randwick.
Gerald Ryan

Zoumist chasing consolation Sydney win

Changes to the Brisbane winter carnival program put paid to Gerald Ryan's initial plans for Zoumist who will instead chase a city win at Randwick.

Lost And Running makes it two from two

The John O'Shea-trained Lost And Running has made it two convincing wins from as many starts with his first city victory on the Kensington track...
Blaze Seven

Bolton’s Blaze Seven bound for Sydney

New Plymouth trainer Warren Bolton has never had a large team in work, but the astute horseman generally has some promising gallopers within his select...

Future looks bright for impressive Randwick winner

Waikato Stud-based stallion Ocean Park was in the headlines again on the weekend after his three- year-old son Opacity took his career record to four...
Tommy Gold

Tommy gets the gold

Sacred Falls colt Tommy Gold secured his first victory when taking out his 1100m maiden on the Kensington track at Randwick on Wednesday. Owned by...
Southern Lad

‘Desire’ key to top hoop’s success: O’Shea

Having convinced James McDonald and Tom Marquand to try their hand in Sydney, John O'Shea has an impressive resume when it comes to finding star...

Rondinella transferred to leading Sydney trainer

Uncertainty created by the Covid-19 pandemic has forced a change in plan for high class racemare Rondinella who will commence her next campaign from the...