News About 2013 Fred Best Classic

2013 Fred Best Classic Won by Platinum Kingdom in Upset – Doomben Results

2013 Fred Best Classic Won by Platinum Kingdom in Upset – Doomben Results

New Zealand gelding Platinum Kingdom has stolen another Australian black-type race, producing an upset result to win the Group 3 2013 Fred Best Classic (1350m) at Doomben. In a strong field, the Lisa Latta-trained sprinter jumped as a $13 chance but he proved far too strong in the finish. With Jonathan Riddell in the saddle…

2013 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings

2013 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings

All the action from the 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival continues today with a bumper Doomben Cup Day program. The card is of course headed by the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) but there are plenty of other exciting races on offer. The Group 3 2013 BRC Sprint is shaping up as one of the races…

Will he be the Saluter in 2013 Fred Best Classic?

Will he be the Saluter in 2013 Fred Best Classic?

Magic Millions Guineas winner Saluter is being tipped to bounce back in the Group 3 2013 Fred Best Classic (1350m) at Doomben on Saturday after a horror first-up run in the Gold Coast Guineas. Resuming for his first run since trumping a strong Magic Millions Guineas field, the Commands colt struggled, never troubling the favourites as…

2013 Fred Best Classic Betting Tips

2013 Fred Best Classic Betting Tips

Another huge day of Brisbane Winter Carnival racing on Saturday at Doomben and one of the top races is the Group 3 2013 Fred Best Classic (1350m). Featuring some classy three-year-olds, the Fred Best is often used as a lead-up to bigger events such as the Queensland Guineas and the Stradbroke Handicap. Heading the market…

2013 Fred Best Classic Odds – Favourites Hard to Split

2013 Fred Best Classic Odds – Favourites Hard to Split

There is little separating the favourites in betting for Saturday’s Group 3 2013 Fred Best Classic (1350m) which stands as a key support race on the Doomben Cup day program. Darley-owned gelding Academus currently holds slight favouritsm at $3.30 from local hope Sizzling ($3.50). But on paper the ball is firmly in the court of…

Al Aneed Continues Road to 2013 Stradbroke Handicap – Fred Best Classic

Al Aneed Continues Road to 2013 Stradbroke Handicap – Fred Best Classic

Mick Price’s talented colt Al Aneed can further press his claims ahead of the 2013 Stradbroke Handicap when he lines up in the Group 3 2013 Fred Best Classic (1350m) at Doomben on Saturday. The More Than Ready three-year-old signalled his potential for a big winter campaign when running on strongly for second behind Academus…

Class Three-year-olds in 2013 Fred Best Classic Nominations

Class Three-year-olds in 2013 Fred Best Classic Nominations

The exciting 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival continues at Doomben on Saturday and one of the program highlights is set to be the Group 3 2013 Fred Best Classic (1350m). Thirty three-year-olds have been entered for the $125,000 sprint including top Queensland colt Sizzling and Darley’s Academus. Sizzling was a winter star as a two-year-old…

2013 Brisbane Winter Carnival Targets for Ferlax

2013 Brisbane Winter Carnival Targets for Ferlax

Australian Guineas winner Ferlax has had his Sydney Autumn Carnival cut short and he will now be freshened up before a tilt at the 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. The Jim Conlan-trained colt had just one start in Sydney, a seventh in the Randwick Guineas, where he was galloped on and suffered significant bruising. Conlan said…

Luke’s Luck Joins Schweida for 2013 Brisbane Winter Carnival Tilt

Luke’s Luck Joins Schweida for 2013 Brisbane Winter Carnival Tilt

Perth colt Luke’s Luck will be given the chance to show his talents in Queensland when he is transferred to Brisbane trainer Kelly Schweida for a charge at the 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. The three-year-old was Western Australia’s pin-up two-year-old last season and will head to the sunshine state with clear goals. Owner Craig…