Watch Live Racing FREE!
Sign-up now and Watch every Race Live and Free on your Phone!
Best Odds with Top Tote+ and Bet Back Offers!
Register at Australia's #1 Online Bookmaker!
Price Boosts, Racing Backups, Fluc Up!
Sign-Up to Australia's Fastest Growing Online Bookmaker!
Odds Boosts, Racing Offers, Massive MULTIS!
Sign-up and start betting with Ladbrokes in 2 minutes!
Best Of The Best Odds!
Bet With Palmerbet and get Paid Top Fluc or Top Tote!!
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Image: Steve Hart
Peter Snowden has greeted the winning return of Pure Elation at Randwick with pure relief

Trainer Peter Snowden has greeted the winning return of Pure Elation at Randwick with pure relief.

The filly showed a brilliant turn of foot to win Saturday’s Group Two Furious Stakes (1200m) at her first start since she suffered a bleeding attack shortly after her win in the Percy Sykes Stakes in the autumn, incurring a compulsory three-month ban.

“It does make you nervous,” Snowden said.

“Every time they gallop you wonder. It’s just a case of keeping her happy and healthy.

“Often it only happens once.”

Pure Elation beat Fiesta in the Group Two Percy Sykes and the result was the same in the Furious with a length separating the pair who were both at $5.50.

Oohood was the $4.80 favourite but still a maiden after finishing fourth, with Pretty In Pink ($8) edging her for third.

The Furious Stakes is the second leg of the four-race Princess Series with Fiesta winning the first two weeks ago.

Snowden said he was unsure whether Pure Elation could stretch out to the 1600m of the final leg, the Group One Flight Stakes on September 29 because of her brilliance.

He said the Tea Rose Stakes over 1400m in two weeks would tell him and his training partner, son Paul, more.

The win gave Melbourne-based jockey Michael Walker a winning Group Two double after his earlier victory on Comin’ Through in the Tramway Stakes.

“To be honest I nearly mucked it up,” Walker said.

“I just gave her a squeeze before the corner and I should have known then she goes from ‘nought to one hundred’ in a stride and she ran up behind them and I was like Oh my gawd!”

“I then went back to the inside and I knew she was always going to win.”

Miss Fabulass ($5.50), whose mother Samantha Miss made a clean sweep of the 2008 Princess Series, finished sixth after racing on the pace to the turn.

 
Featured News

Free List of the Best Racing Bets and Bonus Offers

We take a look at the BIGGEST and BEST Free Daily Racing Offers and Betting Promotions from Australia’s leading online...

Queensland Cup results and replay – 2019

View the results and replay for the 2019 Queensland Cup. The Queensland Cup was raced at Eagle Farm racecourse on...

Melbourne Cup plans revealed for Lord Belvedere

Imported stayer Lord Belvedere will be given the opportunity to progress to bigger spring staying races after scoring a stylish...

Horse Racing Big Bets – 20/7/2019

We take a look at the big bets the online bookmakers have taken on the weekends horse racing around the...

Another former Star WA sprinter in The Everest

Owner Bob Peters is set to have two runners in the $14 million The Everest with Enticing Star announced as...

Tahlia Hope set for extended stay in hospital

Apprentice Tahlia Hope could remain in hospital for up to three weeks as she recovers from viral meningitis. Hope was...

Schillaci Stakes winner to gain entry into The Everest

The turf wars between Victoria and NSW appear to be softening with the winner of the Schillaci Stakes at Caulfield...

Trainer Ben Currie has ban reduced

Toowoomba trainer Ben Currie has had his disqualification on racing convictions further reduced while his criminal fraud charges have been...

Veteran trainer remains in critical condition

Veteran trainer Bruce Purcell remains in a critical condition, three days after being airlifted to a Melbourne hospital with serious...

Australian Bookmaker Reviews

Which bookmaker should you bet with? We Review each of the leading online Australian Bookmakers and rate them in order...

 
 
Copyright © 2019 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.