$600 in Bonus Bets
Get your first bet matched with up to $600 in bonuses*
$500 Bonus Bet
Sign-up, deposit $500 & receive $500 in bonus bets. That's $1000 to bet with!*
$500 Matched Deposit
Sign-up and get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in bonus bets*
Deposit $250, Bet with $550
Sign-up, deposit $250 & receive $300 in bonus bets. That's $550 to bet with!*
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly

Furnaces has lived up to his pre-race hype with a sizzling debut win at Rosehill on Saturday.

And he is unlikely to be the only juvenile star for Godolphin this season, according to assistant trainer Darren Beadman.

“We’ve got a lot of smoking guns back there,” Beadman said.

Backed from $1.65 to start $1.40, Furnaces had to work to get to the front and just when the chasers set their sights on him he found another gear and increased his advantage to score by 6-1/4 lengths from Mine Two.

His time of 1:04.65 was less than half a second outside the class record held by Fighting Sun.

While Godolphin are upbeat about the depth of their two-year-old ranks this season, Beadman says Furnaces has stood out from the start.

It is no mean feat given Sheikh Mohammed starts the racing year with around 180 youngsters.

“From day one he was the top of the tree for us, he’s been up there with our best ones,” Beadman said.

“He’s an early comer. He’s by Exceed And Excel, the mare is by Strategic and he (Strategic) was just a real little natural, I won about five on him.”

Beadman said Furnaces had a good attitude and took his first raceday experience in his stride.

Winning jockey Tye Angland was taken with the colt’s performance and said he would improve from the experience.

“I had to do a bit of work to get there but it was moreso him being green. He got his head in front of the other horses and switched off more than anything,” Angland said.

“He was waiting for them around the turn and as soon as I squeezed him he knew what to do.”

 
$300 in Bonus Bets
Get $300 in Bonus Bets when you join and deposit $250!*
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
  • DEPOSIT $500
    start betting
    with
    $1000*
    CLAIM NOW
  • first bet
    matched
    up to
    $600*
    CLAIM NOW
  • DEPOSIT $50
    start betting
    with
    $200*
    CLAIM NOW
  • DEPOSIT $250
    start betting
    with
    $550*
    CLAIM NOW
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Featured News

Over $5,000 in Bonus Free Bets

Just Horse Racing provides readers with the best Free Bet offers available at every online bookmaker in Australia during the...

Filly left ‘traumatised’ after sickening sex act

A New South Wales man could be released from jail as early as next week after being found guilty to...

Single Gaze set to step out for new stable

As anticipation grows in the lead-up to Winx’s appearance in a barrier trial, her trainer Chris Waller is keen to...

$1.3m The Kosciuszko race announced

Country-trained horses will compete for their own version of The Everest with a $1.3-million race on the same day in...

Jameka a step closer to miraculous comeback

Jameka has taken another step on her way to a return to the racetrack with a gallop between races at...

Champion stallion dies after breaking leg

At the height of his powers and with a full book of mares to cover this spring, Hinchinbrook has died...

 
 
 
Copyright © 2018 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved - Privacy Policy

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.