News About 2012 Queensland Oaks

2015 Spear Chief Handicap Betting: Frespanol Nears Odds-On Territory

2015 Spear Chief Handicap Betting: Frespanol Nears Odds-On Territory

After a good last start second at Scone, Gai Waterhouse’s progressive four-year-old Frespanoal has opened clear favourite to win Doomben’s Spear Chief Handicap 2015 on Queensland Oaks Day this weekend. Running as Race 3 at 1:17pm (AEST) this year’s $100,000 Listed James Boag’s Premium Spear Chief Handicap (1630m) originally attracted a dozen milers but the…

Quintessential Wins 2012 Queensland Oaks

Quintessential Wins 2012 Queensland Oaks

New Zealand filly Quintessential has produced an impressive run to take top honours in the Group 1 2012 Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm today. The John Sargent-trained filly was ridden patiently by experienced jockey Damian Browne from the inside barrier and sat just off the pace before making a move at the top of…

Queensland Oaks 2012 – Betting Update and Tips

Queensland Oaks 2012 – Betting Update and Tips

Three-year-old fillies hit centre stage for tomorrow’s feature event at Eagle Farm which is the Group 1 $400,000 2012 Queensland Oaks (2400m). The betting market suggests it is will be a close contest with New Zealand pair Quintessential ($5.00) and Miss Artistic ($5.50) the current favourites. Just behind them in the market is the in-form…

Queensland Oaks 2012 – Capacity Field Named

Queensland Oaks 2012 – Capacity Field Named

A capacity field of 18 horses and five emergencies has been named for Saturday’s Group 1 $400,000 2012 Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm. There is a real New Zealand flavour to the field and one of the favourites to take out the feature for three-year-old fillies is Shaune Ritchie-trained Miss Artistic. The daughter of…

2012 Queensland Oaks Odds – Three Fillies Share Top Spot

2012 Queensland Oaks Odds – Three Fillies Share Top Spot

The futures markets for the Queensland Oaks 2012 are now open at our No. 1 recommended online bookie with three fillies installed as the equal favourites for the classic. It seems the tipsters are having a hard time separating the contenders from the pretenders for the $400,000 Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) which is set…

Quintessential Catches Eye on Way to Queensland Oaks 2012

Quintessential Catches Eye on Way to Queensland Oaks 2012

New Zealand filly Quintessential ran the perfect 2012 Queensland Oaks trial at Doomben over the weekend, John Sargent’s Fast ‘n’ Famous three-year-old catching the eye when fourth in The Roses. A traditional Queensland Oaks lead-up the $175,000 Group 3 The Roses (2000m) was run and won on Saturday with the Clarry Conners-trained Invest taking out…

2012 The Roses Doomben Betting Tips & Exotic Selections

2012 The Roses Doomben Betting Tips & Exotic Selections

A big field of eager three-year-old fillies will face off at Doomben on Saturday in the 2012 The Roses, but which of the youngsters is the one to back for the win? An always hotly contested affair as it serves as a lead-up to the Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) later in the Brisbane Winter…

Angel at Mercy of 2012 The Roses Barrier Draw

Angel at Mercy of 2012 The Roses Barrier Draw

Gerald Ryan’s in-form Sydney filly Angel Of Mercy may have the right form leading into The Roses 2012 at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday but her trainer knows she has work to do from her awkward gate. The daughter of Hussonet is the current $7 third pick in the markets for the $175,000 Group 3 The…

Miss Artistic on track for The Roses 2012 Doomben Win

Miss Artistic on track for The Roses 2012 Doomben Win

Queensland Oaks favourite Miss Artistic will jump favourite in the 2012 The Roses at Doomben on Saturday, the filly’s Cambridge-based trainer Shaune Ritchie happy with the way she is progressing ahead of the showdown. The Darci Brahma three-year-old hit the big time winning the Group 1 New Zealand Oaks (2400m) back home in March before…

Rogerson’s The Doomben Roses 2012 Queen

Rogerson’s The Doomben Roses 2012 Queen

New Zealand horseman Graeme Rogerson will on Saturday seek successive wins in the 2012 The Roses at Doomben with his promising filly Dowager Queen looking to follow in the footsteps of her famous stablemate Scarlett Lady. Twelve months ago Rogerson bought his star Savabeel filly Scarlett Lady down under for the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival…