Endless Shadow to Prove Naysayers Wrong in 2015 Nudgee Quality

January 22, 2015

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

Endless Shadow to Prove Naysayers Wrong in 2015 Nudgee Quality

Trainer Peter Hulbert is laughing off claims that Endless Shadow’s win in the Magic Millions Fillies & Mares Handicap (1300m) at the Gold Coast on January 10 was a fluke.

Endless Shadow will vie to prove her Magic Millions win wasn't a fluke in the Nudgee Quality at Doomben Racecourse.

Endless Shadow will vie to prove her Magic Millions win wasn’t a fluke in the Nudgee Quality at Doomben Racecourse. Photo by Steve Hart.

He is confident that his six-year-old mare will prove it wasn’t a one-off this weekend at Doomben Racecourse in the Listed Nudgee Quality (1200m).

Endless Shadow may have been a $19 shot to win the $200,000 Magic Millions race but Hulbert has always had a big opinion of the mare – it’s just taken everyone else a little longer to catch on.

“How they can say it was a fluke has me beaten. She went around five deep without any cover but ran over the top of a good field,” Hulbert told Sky Racing.

“It was no fluke as you only have to look at her other form where she has been very consistent without having any luck.”

Endless Shadow will enjoy a run over the same distance at Doomben on Saturday, though her start hasn’t gotten any more advantageous. Still the mare managed to win the Magic Millions Fillies & Mares Handicap from barrier 13 so should make easy work from barrier 11 in the 2015 Nudgee Quality. Local favourite jockey Tegan Harrison has retained the ride.

Hulbert has revealed the mare will be spelled following this weekend’s race but could return during the winter.

“I think she might be a length or two off the main winter carnival races. But a race like the Silk Stocking at the Gold Coast on Prime Minister’s Cup day would suit her,” he said.

“She does like the Gold Coast and the top mares don’t usually contest it. If she goes OK in that we can look at something a bit stronger.”

Endless Shadow is an $8.50 hopeful in the Nudgee Handicap betting market at Ladbrokes.com.au for which Missy Longstocking is the $3.40 firm favourite.

Liam Birchley’s four-year-old mare will carry the top weight of 59kg after a fast finishing third in the Magic Millions Sprint (1100m). However the trainer has made it known the mare will not run on Saturday if the track is rain-affected.

Open your Ladbrokes.com.au online betting account to receive up to $250 in a bonus match on your first bet. Just quote code: BETBONUS.

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

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrok...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal for Magic Millions Sprint Winner Viddora

Young South Australian horseman Lloyd Kennewell has named Sydney’s 2018 The...

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...

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