2015 Nudgee Fillies & Mares Handicap Betting Tips

After a washout last weekend a field of 12 female gallopers are rescheduled to run in the Nudgee Fillies & Mares Handicap 2015 at Doomben Racecourse in Brisbane this Saturday, betting tips for the summer showdown detailed below.

Endless Shadow

Magic Millions winner Endless Shadow shoots for another Queensland feature win at Doomben on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Leading the early Ladbrokes.com.au markets for the $100,000 Listed Evergreen Turf Fillies and Mares Handicap (1200m), due to jump as Race 8 at 4:05pm (QLD time), at a firming $3.60 is the Mick Mair-trained Queen Of The Lochs who opened at $6 earlier in the week.

Sunny skies and a firming course at Doomben have seen the punters gain more confidence and the money come in for the Bradbury’s Luck four-year-old who comes off a second over 1400m back home at the Sunshine Coast from January 17.

Five of her rivals are also under double figures to win including the widely-drawn Breakfast In Bed ($5) coming off a win at the Gold Coast from last month, the rails-drawn top weight Tukiyo ($7) carrying 59kg and Canberra visitor Caprossa ($7.50).

So will one of the dominant chances in betting take it out or is there more value to be found further down the Nudgee Fillies & Mares Handicap odds from the likes of Magic Millions Fillies & Mares Handicap winner Endless Shadow ($9) or Little Brown Horse ($10) drawn well in barrier two.


#5 Endless Shadow ($9)

Will get things her way from barrier four with jockey Brad Stewart likely to take a sit on this in-form daughter of Dane Shadow, the six-year-old boasting plenty of pace to run on late strong after a patient ride into the finish. She comes off a Magic Millions win in similar grade over 1300m from earlier this month and handles Soft (5-2-1-0) and Heavy (5-0-3-2) tracks.


#4 Queen Of The Lochs ($3.60)

Money coming hard and fast for the Sunshine Coast-based mare who has run second in her two lead-up runs over 1350m and 1400m respectively. Her last start over 1200m though produced a win at the track last October and her overall record over the distance is very good (6-2-3-0). Also at Doomben she’s always running well (8-2-2-2) and her honesty could make her hard to run down with the right run from barrier three from jockey Tegan Harrison won continues her association here.


#2 Little Brown Horse ($10)

Plenty to like about the Kelly Doughty-trained Little Brown Horse despite the six-year-old going up from 54kg last start to 58.5kg on Saturday. Apprentice Geoffrey Goold stays on despite not being able to claim after the two combined for a fifth to Gundy Son in the Listed Goldmarket Handicap (1300m) at the Gold Coast earlier this month. She’s a 42 start veteran with two previous wins and the track & distance and handles all going including Heavy (4-2-0-1).

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*All odds quoted are Fixed Win from Ladbrokes.com.au and subject to change


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