Fixation Claims 2014 Breakfast Creek Hotel Stakes

June 21, 2014

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

Fixation Claims 2014 Breakfast Creek Hotel Stakes

Local two-year-old Fixation has displayed a keen turn of foot to comfortably win the Listed Breakfast Creek Hotel Stakes (1400m) at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse this afternoon, ahead of Homehill and Jumbo Prince.

Fixation has charged home to win the 2014 Breakfast Creek Hotel Stakes

Fixation has charged home to win the 2014 Breakfast Creek Hotel Stakes. Photo: Daniel Costello

Jumping from the gates only fairly, the Jet Spur gelding settled well within the pack, allowing early leaders Bayrock and Elitist to set a noticeably quick tempo over the back straight and rounding the bend.

Finding the final straight still well and truly out of contention, Fixation quickly spooled up and found a clear racing line through the middle of the pack, hitting the lead to finish comfortably in the green.

Trainer Tony Gollan has recorded an impressive run of results in events throughout the 2014 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, and was understandably pleased with the performance from his exciting up-and-coming two-year-old in the 2014 Breakfast Creek Hotel Stakes.

“He ran third in an Ipswich maiden and it didn’t look great form going towards a 1400 metre Listed race, but had good faith in this horse from Day 1, we’ve given him plenty of time and he got the job done today,” Gollan said after the race.

“We rode him probably too far forward the other day and he got caught three wide in a tricky position.

“Today we were adamant just to go back, put him to sleep and let him finish off – he’s got a big finish and he’s a very promising horse.”

Jockey Ryan Wiggins delivered a perfectly timed ride on Fixation in the Breakfast Creek Hotel Stakes, and was quick to praise the performance of the gelding immediately after the victory.

“For what this horse has done this prep, he hasn’t even won a maiden,” Wiggins said.

“We just rode him back today because his first ever run at Ipswich when he ran a maiden he came from last and ran a good race, so we thought we’d ride him the same way today and whatever happens happens.

“We got a good split halfway down the straight and he was too good for them.”

While yet to confirm the next step for Fixation this time in, Gollan revealed a return to the paddock or appearance in a minor event over 1500 metres at Eagle Farm in two weeks will be decided upon this week.

Ladbrokes.com.au is currently offering the best odds on all remaining races at Eagle Farm today!

Punters who placed a winning bet on Fixation in the Breakfast Creek Hotel Stakes and had signed up for the Ladbrokes Card will already have access to their funds!

2014 Breakfast Creek Hotel Stakes Results

Finish No. Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Bar. Weight Starting Price
1 6 FIXATION Tony Gollan Ryan Wiggins 8 57kg $26
2 4 HOMEHILL Kelly Schweida Ric McMahon 0.5L 5 57kg $17
3 3 JUMBO PRINCE Michael Nolan Skye Bogenhuber 1L 10 57kg $15
4 9 ELITIST Kelso Wood Michael Cahill 1.1L 1 55kg $9
5 2 LIMEHILLS Paul Messara Jim Byrne 1.3L 6 57kg $2.30F
6 10 RICH REWARD Paul Butterworth Anthony Allen (a) 2.8L 7 55kg $12
7 5 ASHGROVIAN Geoff Burns Tegan Harrison (a) 4.1L 2 57kg $26
8 1 OUR ROCK O’REILLY Pat Duff Glen Boss 7.4L 3 57kg $21
9 7 STORMING PLEASURE Gillian Heinrich Timothy Bell 8.2L 9 55kg $31
10 8 BAYROCK Gai Waterhouse Tommy Berry 8.4L 4 55kg $4.80

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

2018 Hobartville Stakes Race D...

Trapeze Artist heads up 2018 E...

Trapeze Artist heads up 2018 Expressway Stakes nominations

Golden Rose winner Trapeze Artist is among the nominations for the Group 2...

Thronum to chase G1 glory afte...

Thronum to chase G1 glory after 2018 Australia Stakes win

Lindsay Park co-trainer Tom Dabernig will now step Thronum up to Group 1...

Pierata heads up final field f...

Pierata heads up final field for 2018 Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

The in-form Greg Hickman trained Pierata heads up a final field of sixteen...

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...

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