$5.00 Blue Diamond favourite Loving Gaby requires vet inspection to start

The Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes $5.00 favourite Loving Gaby is in doubt of starting in the Caulfield 1200m two-year-old feature on Saturday after Racing Victoria veterinarians found the filly to be displaying signs of lameness in her right foreleg.

The Maher and Eustace trained I Am Invincible filly was examined on Thursday morning and will be re-examined on Thursday as will the Mick Price trained Shotmaker who was found to be displaying the same lameness.

Loving Gaby opened in the market at $4.80 before moving out to $5.00 on Thursday. The filly on the Group 3 Chairman's Stakes on February  2nd. On Saturday Damien Lane rides with barrier 12.

Shotmaker, a colt by Shooting To Win, was second in the Group 3 Blue Diamond Prelude on February 9th and he is at $14.00 with Hugh Bowman rides with barrier 14.

Loving Gaby, picture