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Sharrock and O’Leary shoot for second Cup with Ladies First

  • Wed, 07 Mar 2018
  • Richard Edmunds
Ladies First (far side) is the favourite to deliver Allan Sharrock and Humphrey O’Leary repeat wins in the Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Cup.

Ladies First (far side) is the favourite to deliver Allan Sharrock and Humphrey O’Leary repeat wins in the Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Cup.

Allan Sharrock and Humphrey O’Leary both know how it feels to lift the Auckland Cup, and they hope Ladies First will bring them back to the Ellerslie podium late on Saturday afternoon. New Plymouth trainer Sharrock won the $500,000 staying showpiece in 2012 with his exceptional mare Shez Sinsational, who lived up to her $3.20 favouritism with a come-from-behind win. It was one of four Group One titles for the daughter of Ekraar, who also won the Zabeel Classic, the International (now He…
 

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