News About 2013 Grand Prix Stakes

Hawkspur Confirms 2013 Queensland Derby Plans With Doomben Win

Hawkspur Confirms 2013 Queensland Derby Plans With Doomben Win

Chris Waller made it a Doomben 10,000 Day double this afternoon with his last start Rough Habit Plate winner Hawkspur confirming their Queensland Derby 2013 assignment with a nice win in the $150,000 Group 3 Grand Prix Stakes (2200m). The progressive Purrealist gelding entered calculations for the $500,000 Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle…

Doomben 10,000 Day 2013 – Race Scratchings

Doomben 10,000 Day 2013 – Race Scratchings

One of the biggest days of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival takes place today, with the exciting Group 1 action of 2013 Doomben 10,000 day heading Saturday racing across the country. The sun is shining in Brisbane, there’s barely a cloud in the sky and the track is rated a Dead 4. The ideal conditions…

Doomben 10,000 Day 2013 – Tips

Doomben 10,000 Day 2013 – Tips

The winter carnival action continues with Doomben 10,000 day this Saturday and it looks a really good betting program. The day starts off a tad slow with a couple of restricted races but it really heats up in the afternoon. The 2013 Doomben 10,000 is the obvious highlight but there’s some other quality races including…

Grand Prix Stakes 2013 – Betting Tips

Grand Prix Stakes 2013 – Betting Tips

Saturday’s Group 3 2013 Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben stands as a crucial lead-up to the Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m) which will take place at Eagle Farm on June 8. Derby favourite Survived is missing from the Grand Prix field but there are plenty of quality young stayers ready to press their claims….

Bary Rolls Dice With Queensland Derby 2013 Favourite

Bary Rolls Dice With Queensland Derby 2013 Favourite

New Zealand horseman John Bary has opted not to run the early 2013 Queensland Derby betting favourite Survived in one of the traditional lead-up races this weekend with the horse to bypass the $150,000 Group 3 Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben. Zed gelding Survived enjoyed a stellar summer ā€“ autumn campaign back home in…

Hawkspur Heads 2013 Grand Prix Stakes Field

Hawkspur Heads 2013 Grand Prix Stakes Field

Rough Habit Plate winner Hawkspur will get a chance to claim another 2013 Queensland Derby lead-up race when he starts from barrier three in Saturday’s Group 3 2013 Grand Prix Stakes (2200m). The Chris Waller-trained gelding was a three-length winner in the Rough Habit Plate, showing a clear appreciation for the staying trip and a…

Dear Demi to Back up in 2013 Grand Prix Stakes – Queensland Oaks Lead-up

Dear Demi to Back up in 2013 Grand Prix Stakes – Queensland Oaks Lead-up

Queensland Oaks favourite Dear Demi is set to back up in Saturday’s Group 3 2013 Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben after her thrilling win in The Roses on the weekend. The Clarry Conners-trained filly confirmed herself as the Queensland Oaks top fancy when producing a big run from a wide barrier and holding off…

2013 Grand Prix Stakes Nominations Feature Dear Demi

2013 Grand Prix Stakes Nominations Feature Dear Demi

The Group 3 Grand Prix Stakes will take place at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday May 25, 2013, and here you will find the latest nominations information for the race. 29 horses in total have nominated for a run in the 2013 Grand Prix Stakes, including Dear Demi. Dear Demi proved her class last weekend, when…