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Fire Song Wins Gr2 Sapphire Stakes
In very wet conditions 5YO mare Fire Song (Senor Pete-Dance On Fire, by Volksraad) won the $250,000 Gr2 Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Randwick. Fire Song (ridden by Michael Rodd for trainer Graeme Rogerson) scored by a long head from 5YO mare Whoever (Redoute's Choice-Celebration Bell, by True Version) with a further 3/4 of a length to 3YO filly Splashing Out (O'Reilly-Lady Iguszu, by Carolingian). Fire Song now has 5 wins & 14 placings (including the $100,000 Listed Sheraco Stakes (1100m) for fillies & mares at Rosehil) from 42 starts for $201,689 earnings.