News About 2011 Doomben 10000

Black Piranha Chasing Three-peat in Stradbroke

Black Piranha Chasing Three-peat in Stradbroke

Two times defending Stradbroke Handicap Champion Black Piranha will be attempting to race into equine immortality when he lines up at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Black Piranha will be chasing a third straight win in the Stradbroke Handicap on Saturday

Seven horses have managed to win the Stradbroke twice, including Queensland legends of the turf Daybreak Lover and Rough Habit. ...

Love Set to Conquer All in Stradbroke

Love Set to Conquer All in Stradbroke

If Love Conquers All had been able to convert all of his second placing’s into wins, there may well be another horse in the reckoning for horse of the year.

Love Conquers All will be looking to break a run of four straight second placing's

Love Conquers All has finished second in five of his previous six starts, including his ...

Hay List on the Mend

Hay List on the Mend

Brisbane racegoers will not get another chance to see Hay List in flesh during the winter carnival after trainer John McNair announced he will be taking the horse back to NSW.

Hay List

Hay List was an odds on favourite for the Doomben 10,000, however he was scratched the day before the race because of a hoof abscess.

Then in ...

Beaded Looking to String Together Group 1’s

Beaded Looking to String Together Group 1’s

Darley trainer Peter Snowden has captured the Group 1 Doomben 10,000 with Beaded, just a week after he thought he was no chance in the race.

“When most of us trainers knew Black Caviar and Hay List were going around, we all thought place money was the best we could aim for.

“All of a sudden (when they came out) ...

Hay List Has Colic

Hay List Has Colic

John McNair may have saved the life of his star sprinter Hay List after vets discovered he was battling colic.

Hay List

“We had some luck and picked up the colic early. If it had of presented at 6.30 at night when I’d left the stable instead of 9.30 in the morning, I might have arrived the next day to ...

Brisbane Then Britain for Bowman

Brisbane Then Britain for Bowman

Jockey Hugh Bowman will head to Europe for a six-week riding campaign

Ace hoop Hugh Bowman has confirmed he will travel to Europe for a six-week riding campaign kicking off next month after he honours his Brisbane Winter Carnival commitments.

Bowman enjoyed great success in Europe four years back when he rode 33 winners in 2007 including Hatta Fort in ...

Larger Field Needed for Hay List to Stay Safe from Beaded

Larger Field Needed for Hay List to Stay Safe from Beaded

On Wednesday a final field of just nine horses, including raging favourite Hay List, were accepted for this Saturday’s feature Brisbane Winter Carnival showdown the Doomben 10,000.

Beaded is the Doomben 10,000 second favourite behind Hay List

Following the early withdrawal of the unbeaten queen Black Caviar from the $650,000 Group 1 Doomben 10,000 (1350m), all the rage ...

McNair’s Confidence Hit and Miss with Hay List

McNair’s Confidence Hit and Miss with Hay List

The pressure on Hay List to deliver Gosford trainer John McNair with a third Group 1 win on Saturday has been building since the withdrawal of glamour mare Black Caviar, McNair admittedly nervous for his odds-on Doomben starter.

Hay List will face eight rivals in the Doomben 10,000 on Saturday

Earlier in the week, astute horseman McNair expressed concerns ...

McNair Can’t Complain About Hay List’s Gate

McNair Can’t Complain About Hay List’s Gate

After earlier expressing concerns over Hay List’s mental fitness heading into Saturday’s Doomben 10,000, this morning Gosford horseman John McNair was more upbeat – Hay List drawing well with barrier two for the Brisbane Winter Carnival feature.

Hay List will face eight rivals in the Doomben 10,000 on Saturday

Hay List will start one of the shortest-priced favourites in ...

Curtana Not One of Hay List’s 10,000 Rivals

Curtana Not One of Hay List’s 10,000 Rivals

Premier Victorian trainer Peter Moody chose not to set his smart filly Curtana up against the mighty Hay List this Saturday in a bid to secure her spot in the Stradbroke Handicap when final acceptances for the Doomben 10,000 were taken this morning.

Hay List is set to start the shortest-priced Doomben 10,000 favourite in recent history

Raging favourite Hay ...