Buffering Among 2012 Doomben 10,000 First Acceptances

May 16, 2012

DEPOSIT $100 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50 bet with

$200

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25 to get

$75

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Buffering Among 2012 Doomben 10,000 First Acceptances

Trainer Rob Heathcote and connections have today paid the first acceptance fee for the injured Buffering in the 2012 Doomben 10,000 hopeful that the galloper will make a full recovery in time to contest the May 26 feature.

Beaded

Defending champ Beaded was a surprise 2012 Doomben 10,000 first acceptor this week

This year’s edition of the $650,000 Group 1 Doomben 10,000 (1350m) attracted 55 horses at nomination stage, that number cut to 22 with the taking of first acceptances for the weight-for-age classic.

Buffering remains in the running despite having missed last Saturday’s BTC Cup with a stone bruise to his near-fore heel that requires more treatment.

Heathcote expressed hopes that the Mossman four-year-old will be right in time for the Doomben 10,000 and was happy with the work they had been doing this week.

“I’m really, really happy,” Heathcote said.

“We came back from the beach yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon and I had my vet and farrier here and we are delighted with the progress he’s made.

“He was 90 percent sound yesterday and I managed to work him this morning at Doomben, gave him a canter around on the grass.

“Very, very confident now we’re heading towards the Doomben 10000.”

The horse is still the Doomben 10,000 betting favourite paying $4.20, out from $3.70, through bookmaker.com.au.

In the readjusted Doomben 10,000 odds the next best fancied are Sea Siren ($4.60) and Beaded ($9) who both feature in the first acceptances.

John O’Shea’s smart three-year-old Fastnet Rock filly Sea Siren rewarded her trainer’s decision to bring her up to Queensland for the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival when she won a Buffering-less BTC Cup last Saturday.

She has been earmarked for the $1 million Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 9, Queensland’s richest race, but if she wins the Doomben 10,000 Saturday week and incurs a weight penalty on top of her 53.5kg it is unlikely she will be given the chance.

Beaded meanwhile is a surprise Doomben 10,000 first acceptor after trainer Peter Snowden stated she would bypass the race this year and not defend her title.

The Lonhro six-year-old returned to form with a good third in the BTC Cup but is more likely to miss the Doomben 10,000, which she won in a tight battle to the line over Love Conquers All 12 months ago, and be saved for the $500,000 Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm at the end of June.

The other top fancy that remains in Doomben 10,000 contention is then Dan Morton’s veteran sprinter Scenic Blast paying $10.

The Perth galloper hits eight-years-old this year but showed they hadn’t lost their zest for racing with an eye-catching second running down Beaded in the BTC Cup.

Other notable 2012 Doomben 10,000 First Acceptors include:

  • Wealth Princess (Darren Weir) – Warrnambool mare raced in Brisbane under Brent Gillovic last winter and ran second in the Winter Stakes, resumed with a first-up second at their new home track on May 2 and goes into the Glenlogan Park Stakes over 1350m at Doomben this weekend
  • Mid Summer Music (Peter Moody) – Melbourne mare has been in good form this time in including their close second in the Prime Minister’s Cup at the Gold Coast last start
  • Pinwheel (Peter Snowden) – Last seen running second to Tiger Tees in a Sydney Cup Day Listed feature,
  • Thankgodyou’rehere (Patrick & Wayne Webster) – Running in this Saturday’s BRC Sprint after a fifth to Temple Of Boom in The Galaxy back on April 21
  • Neeson (Joe Pride) – Pride pressing onto the Doomben 10,000 despite a disappointing eighth from Neeson in the BTC Cup
  • Woorim (Rob Heathcote) – Buffering’s Group 1 winning stablemate crossed seventh in the BTC Cup but Heathcote said he was happy with the run and that the 10,000 was still on the agenda
  • Pampelonne (Tim Martin) – Classy three-year-old has two wins from as many starts this season including the Gosford Guineas success, is Stradbroke bound and goes via the same lead-up as last year’s winner Sincero running in the Scone Inglis Guineas this Saturday

Notable omissions from the 2012 Doomben 10,000 first acceptances include:

  • Varenna Miss (Tony Noonan) – Last year’s QTC Cup winner ran fourth in the BTC Cup last time out, could be saved for the Straddie?
  • Smokin’ Joey (Anthony Freedman) – Won their last three in Melbourne including the Group 3 Victoria Handicap (1400m) and run again this Saturday in the BRC Sprint, another Stradbroker?
  • Soft Sand (Colin Little) – Last seen running fifth in the Group 2 Kewney Stakes (1400m) at Flemignotn on March 10, have Brisbane plans been shelved?

See below for the full list of 2012 Carlton Mid Doomben 10,000 first acceptances, the final field due out next week.

Get in on the exclusive Doomben 10,000 futures betting markets at our No. 1 recommended online bookie bookmaker.com.au now before odds on your favourites firm.

Don’t have a bookmaker.com.au account? Join today quoting the code BONUSBET and you can get your first deposit matched 100% as a bonus bet up to a juicy $300!

2012 Doomben 10,000 First Acceptances

Doomben – 26/05/2012

# Horse Trainer
1 ADEBISI Desleigh Forster
2 ALBERT THE FAT Chris Waller
3 BEADED Peter Snowden
4 BLACK PIRANHA Con Karakatsanis
5 BUFFERING Robert Heathcote
6 DUSTY STAR Peter Morgan
7 LADYS ANGEL Joseph Pride
8 METALLURGICAL John P Thompson
9 MID SUMMER MUSIC Peter G Moody
10 NEESON Joseph Pride
11 PAMPELONNE Tim Martin
12 PHELAN READY Jason McLachlan
13 PINWHEEL Peter Snowden
14 SCENIC BLAST Daniel Morton
15 SEA SIREN John O’Shea
16 SISTINE ANGEL Andrew Noblet
17 SPIRIT OF BOOM Tony Gollan
18 TEMPLE OF BOOM Tony Gollan
19 THANKGODYOU’REHERE Patrick & Wayne Webster
20 TORIO’S QUEST Brett Partelle
21 WEALTH PRINCESS (NZ) Darren Weir
22 WOORIM Robert Heathcote

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2018 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field ...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field Released

Ascot Racecourse in W.A. hosts one of the summer’s highlight races on New...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney R...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney Race for Viddora

Ace young South Australian trainer Lloyd Kennewell has confirmed his Group 1...

Vega Magic Injured But Still S...

Vega Magic Injured But Still Scaling The Everest 2018

A freak accident in the paddock last month has ruled the Lindsay Park-trained...

Snoopy Could Miss Wet 2017 Geo...

Snoopy Could Miss Wet 2017 George Moore Stakes

Heavy midweek rainfall in Brisbane has put the George Moore Stakes 2017 run of...

Horse Racing Today

Pierata heads up final field f...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emerge...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emergencies for 2018 Magic Millions 2yo Classic

The David Atkins trained Jonker will carry the number one saddlecloth in the...

Pierata chasing huge payday in...

Pierata chasing huge payday in 2018 Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

The Greg Hickman trained three year old Pierata is in the running for a huge...

Magic Millions 2yo Classic fan...

Magic Millions 2yo Classic fancies hoping for middle of the field barriers

Connections of the two favourites for the 2018 $2m Magic Millions 2yo Classic...

Peters has 4 runners in 2017 K...

Peters has 4 runners in 2017 Kingston Town Classic

Prominent Perth owner Bob Peters has four runners to try to give him his fifth...

Race Results

Viewed Victorious in Caulfield Cup

Race 1 Result – $101 500 AGL Renewable Energy Stakes – She’s Got Gears Wins

Race 2 – $101,500 Schiavello Plate – Avienus Wins

Race 3 – $101 500 Lavazza A Modo Mio – Linton Street Wins

Race 4 Results – $151,500 Listed Herald Sun Stakes – Strawberry Field Wins

Race Previews

2009 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Announced

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Victoria Derby in sight for Onemorenomore

2009 Melbourne Cup Field

Eclipse Stakes Final Field & Preview

Fields & Form

Can Kelinni Win Sydney Cup 2013 for the Punters?

Moroney Gets into Queensland Derby 2013 Rhythm

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

SA Fillies Classic 2013 Field Released

13 two-year-olds in 2013 Champagne Classic Field