News About 2016 Fred Best Classic

Counterattack Claims Soft Win in Fred Best Classic

Counterattack Claims Soft Win in Fred Best Classic

Counterattack has returned to winning form with a classy performance for success in the Group 3 Fred Best Classic (1350m) at Doomben Racecourse this afternoon. Trainer Chris Waller elected to scratch Counterattack from the field for last weekend’s Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m), with a view towards contesting this race which offers its winner ballot-free…

2016 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

Eight races have been slated for the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s feature card today; 2016 Doomben Cup Day. Seven of the day’s eight races will be contested at black type level, highlighted by the featured Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) which has attracted a particularly classy field of ten. 2016 Doomben Cup Day officially gets underway…

2016 Fred Best Classic Betting Tips & Selections

2016 Fred Best Classic Betting Tips & Selections

The Fred Best Classic 2016 brings Doomben Cup Day to a close this Saturday in Brisbane, betting tips and the latest odds for the three-years-old clash detailed below. Running as Doomben Race 8 at 4:36pm (AEST), this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Fred Best Classic (1350m) runs at its capacity 16 starters including Rageese and Sir…

Rageese Leads 2016 Fred Best Classic Odds

Rageese Leads 2016 Fred Best Classic Odds

The Darren Weir-trained Rageese is the narrow favourite in Fred Best Classic 2016 betting at Doomben Racecourse this weekend after success in Adelaide last time out. Street Cry colt Rageese is one of a full field of three-year-olds facing off in the $125,000 Group 3 Fred Best Classic (1350m), which runs as Doomben Race 8…

NZ Derby Winner Tops 2016 Fred Best Classic Field

NZ Derby Winner Tops 2016 Fred Best Classic Field

Tony Pike’s visiting New Zealand Derby winner Rangipo makes his debut down under this Saturday in Brisbane heading the Fred Best Classic 2016 field at Doomben Racecourse in the last. Closing the Doomben Cup Day card on the weekend as Race 8 at 4:36pm (AEST), this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Fred Best Classic (1350m) has…

2016 Fred Best Classic Nominations Feature Counterattack

2016 Fred Best Classic Nominations Feature Counterattack

After scratching out from last Saturday’s BTC Cup the Chris Waller-trained Counterattack is one of the headline entries for the Fred Best Classic 2016 at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday. Open to three-year-old gallopers, the $125,000 Group 3 Fred Best Classic (1350m) has attracted 23 nominations for this year’s edition on Doomben Cup Day. Among the…

2016 Stradbroke Handicap Target for Rageese

2016 Stradbroke Handicap Target for Rageese

Darren Weir is on fire again this season and is shooting for even more Group 1 success including Queensland’s richest race – the Stradbroke Handicap 2016 – for his progressive colt Rageese. Over the weekend in Adelaide Weir’s progressive Redoute’s Choice colt Howard Be Thy Name took top honours in the Group 1 SA Derby…