Fields Released For Sandown Group 1 Double

THE fields have been released for a sensational card of racing at Sandown on Thursday featuring the heats of the Sapphire Crown and Harrison-Dawson.

Adam Dobbin

10 May 2021

THE fields have been released for a sensational card of racing at Sandown Park on Thursday night featuring the heats of the Group 1 Sapphire Crown (515m) and Harrison-Dawson (515m).

The $100,000-to-the-winner Sapphire Crown sees some Australia’s best bitches take their place, including last start Warrnambool Cup winner Qwara Bale.

A brilliant winner of the Group 2 showpiece, Qwara Bale steps out in heat four from box seven up against an all-star line-up including two-time Group 1 finalist Vicki’s Queen, Immunity and Zipping Zarbo.

Other top contenders for the series include Richmond Oaks winner Crazy Cool, Fire On Ice, Shima Classic, Junk Food Junkie, Pay Call and Mepunga Isla.

FIELDS FOR SANDOWN PARK THURSDAY

Leading the charge for the Harrison-Dawson is dual Group 1 winner Shima Shine, the son of Barcia Bale set to go around in heat two from box four.

Heat three sees the terrific clash between Fernando Bluey and Catch The Thief while the fourth and final qualifier serves up a terrific battle to between young WA sensation Sunset Spitfire and Group 1 star Tiggerlong Tonk.