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JJ Atkins Results 2013 – Romantic Touch Wins for Waterhouse

JJ Atkins Results 2013 – Romantic Touch Wins for Waterhouse

The first Group 1 of Stradbroke Handicap Day at Eagle Farm Racecourse this afternoon has been won by the Gai Waterhouse-trained favourite Romantic Touch who beat home the 12 other two-year-olds in the 2013 JJ Atkins field to take out the lucrative Brisbane Winter Racing Carnivalclassic. Running as Eagle Farm Race 6, this year’s $500,000…

2013 Stradbroke Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Update

2013 Stradbroke Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Update

It’s sunny skies in Brisbane this morning with only a 50% chance of showers for the much anticipated Stradbroke Handicap Day 2013 and below we take a look at the early scratchings and latest track report for the Eagle Farm meeting. Originally a large number of withdrawals were being predicted for the bumper nine-race program…

2013 JJ Atkins Field Features 13 Two-Year-Olds

2013 JJ Atkins Field Features 13 Two-Year-Olds

Despite having a capacity field of 18 starters plus five emergencies the JJ Atkins 2013 has drawn just 13 final acceptors for this Saturday’s juvenile feature at Eagle Farm Racecourse. The first of the three elite level features on the bumper nine-race Stradbroke Handicap Day race program, this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Patinack Farm J.J….

Late JJ Atkins 2013 Entry for Brilliant Terror?

Late JJ Atkins 2013 Entry for Brilliant Terror?

After their tight victory at Rosehill over the weekend Brilliant Terror could be a late entry into Saturday’s 2013 JJ Atkins at Eagle Farm in Brisbane with trainer Bjorn Baker considering the two-year-olds’ classic for his up-and-comer. After running second on debut at Canterbury in mid-May guillotine gelding Brilliant Terror, an $8,000 bargain buy by…

Waller on Weather Watch for Zoustar in JJ Atkins 2013

Waller on Weather Watch for Zoustar in JJ Atkins 2013

The 2013 JJ Atkins could be the Gai Waterhouse-trained favourite Romantic Moon’s for the taking at Eagle Farm Racecourse this weekend with rival trainer Chris Waller keen to bypass the race with second fancy Zoustar if the track is rain-affected. Of the 17 juveniles still in contention for the $500,000 Group 1 J.J. Atkins (1600m),…

Romantic Touch Confirmed for 2013 JJ Atkins Field

Romantic Touch Confirmed for 2013 JJ Atkins Field

Gai Waterhouse’s scintillating last start Canterbury winner Romantic Touch will be paid up for on Wednesday to make a drastic class rise in the JJ Atkins 2013 on Eagle Farm’s Stradbroke Handicap Day this Saturday. The up-and-coming Northern Meteor gelding is yet to even race in black type company but has been confirmed as an…

The Phoneix Field Features 2013 JJ Atkins Hopes

The Phoneix Field Features 2013 JJ Atkins Hopes

Acceptances for the eight top races running at Eagle Farm this Saturday for Queensland Oaks Day have now been released including the day’s opening race, the $100,000 Listed Sirromet The Phoenix (1400m), where a number of JJ Atkins 2013 hopes will face off. Kicking off the Oaks Day action at 11:40pm (AEST) this year’s The…

JJ Atkins 2013 First Acceptances – 17 Two-Year-Olds Left

JJ Atkins 2013 First Acceptances – 17 Two-Year-Olds Left

It seems the 2013 JJ Atkins, previously known as The TJ Smith, will attract a small field for Stradbroke Handicap Day Saturday week with only 17 juveniles left after first acceptance stage this week. One of three elite level features to run at Eagle Farm Racecourse on June 8, the $400,000 Group 1 Patinack Farm…