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Faustus good chance to run in Black Opal

Faustus good chance to run in Black Opal

8 Mar, 2012

Randwick trainer John O’Shea has taken a safety first approach with his two year old Faustus and accepted in the Black Opal at Canberra in a bid to escape the wet tracks of Sydney.

Saturday’s Warwick Farm meeting will be on a high range heavy surface after early morning track work was postponed after parts …

Jim Cassidy’s career – summed up in a day

Jim Cassidy’s career – summed up in a day

13 Nov, 2011

Jockey Jim Cassidy has been suspended for five weeks and fined $200 for breaching whip rules on five separate occasions after piloting four winners at Rosehill yesterday.

In keeping with the highs and lows of a career which would surely make a great book, Cassidy was seen at his best and worst – concurrently.

Cassidy …

Stick it on ya jumper, a day out for the “pumper”

Stick it on ya jumper, a day out for the “pumper”

12 Nov, 2011

Jockey Jim ‘pumper’ Cassidy, 48, who has had great success, controversy and significant injuries throughout his career, turned back the clock with four-timer at Rosehill today.

Cassidy jumped quickly, riding the first two winners on the card – Faustus ($11) and Colorado Claire ($2.70).

He hit again with Oakfield Beauty ($7.50) in race four and …