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What does the future hold for Sword Of Osman?

  • Wed, 16 May 2018
  • John Richardson
Sword Of Osman stamps his class with victory over stablemate Avantage in the Gr. 1 Sistema Stakes.

Sword Of Osman stamps his class with victory over stablemate Avantage in the Gr. 1 Sistema Stakes.

I was having some difficulty in reconciling the fall from grace by SWORD OF OSMAN in the Gr. 1 Manawatu Sires’ Produce Stakes. The big, bold son of Savabeel went into the 1400-metre age-group-defining race after having shown superlative form in his previous two starts in Group One and Three races at Ellerslie and Matamata – performances which seemed to clearly stamp him as the best two-year-old in the country. I studied the film of the Awapuni race and noted that ground conditi…
 

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