futurity stakes


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futurity stakes

pl.n. Sports
1. The stakes awarded to the winner or winners in a futurity race.
2. A futurity race.
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Futurity Stakes winner Rostropovich got the joint-biggest hike of the week among any age group, going up 13lb to 107.
The outside of Ballydoyle three runners in the Breast Cancer Research Debutante Stakes, Magician made all under Donnacha O'Brien to beat her Ryan Moore-ridden stable companion Happily while Rostropovich (Moore) earlier got up on the line to foil Donnacha on the maiden Coat Of Arms in the Galileo Futurity Stakes.
Jim Bolger loves Theobald, who should take the beating in the Futurity Stakes at the Curragh.
The best action of the day is at the Curragh where plenty of future Classic prospects will be on show in the Debutante and Futurity Stakes.
CHURCHILL can cement his position as one of the country's star juveniles in the Galileo EBF Futurity Stakes at the Curragh this afternoon.
NOW OR NEVER (Michael O'Callaghan) NOW Or Never looks a top-class filly after her second in the Futurity Stakes at the Curragh.
The Rock Of Gibraltar colt is a son of Lady Lahar, who won the Futurity Stakes in 2000 for Channon.
He said: "Black Caviar will not be chasing her record 20th consecutive win in Saturday's Futurity Stakes at Caulfield or next month's Newmarket Handicap or, for that matter, in Dubai - or anywhere else for two months.
Aidan O'Brien's Cape Blanco won each of his three starts as a juvenile, culminating in Futurity Stakes victory, but he has not run since that race last August.
The unbeaten Futurity Stakes winner is a 7-4 chance for the Group One contest, with Tommy Stack's Prix Morny hero Myboycharlie next in the list at 2-1.
The colt made it three in a row over course and distance last month when beating Eagle Mountain by a head in the Group Two Futurity Stakes.
Aidan O'Brien's Horatio Nelson is the clear favourite for the Vodafone Derby after taking his unbeaten run to three in the Futurity Stakes at the Curragh in August.