News About 2016 The Roses

Imposing Lass Primed for Queensland Oaks

Imposing Lass Primed for Queensland Oaks

Bjorn Baker has been thrilled with the form and class displayed by Imposing Lass this season, and is confident he filly is primed for a big performance in Saturday’s 2016 Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Imposing Lass has been a strong and consistent performer for Baker through her short but impressive…

Queensland Oaks Next for The Roses Winner Kebede

Queensland Oaks Next for The Roses Winner Kebede

Country outsider Kebede has broken through for a classy black type win at Doomben this afternoon; producing an impressive all-round effort to win the Group 2 The Roses (2000m). Kebede carried strong form into The Roses following a number of impressive performances through recent weeks, but was interestingly rated virtually no chance of success this…

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 The Roses Tips & Odds Update

2016 The Roses Tips & Odds Update

The major Queensland Oaks lead-up runs at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday with betting tips and the latest The Roses 2016 odds for the three-year-old fillies clash detailed below. Running as Doomben Cup Day Race 6 at 3:21pm (AEST), this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Magic Millions The Roses (2000m) features a capacity field of Oaks hopes….

2016 The Roses Betting Odds: Imposing Lass Favourite

2016 The Roses Betting Odds: Imposing Lass Favourite

Early favourite for next month’s Queensland Oaks and last start winner of the Gold Coast Bracelet, Imposing Lass has unsurprisingly also opened top of the odds for The Roses 2016 at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday. The traditional lead-up to the $500,000 Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) run at Eagle Farm this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival…

Warren Casts 2016 Queensland Oaks Spell

Warren Casts 2016 Queensland Oaks Spell

Mornington horseman Jason Warren is working his magic this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival trying to get his progressive filly Zasorceress into the Queensland Oaks 2016 field on June 4 at Eagle Farm Racecourse. The three-year-old daughter of Zabeel is one of a bumper 110 official nominees for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Treasury Casino &…

Capacity 2016 The Roses Field Released

Capacity 2016 The Roses Field Released

A capacity field of Queensland Oaks-bound three-year-old fillies face off in The Roses 2016 at Doomben Racecourse on Doomben Cup Day in Brisbane on the weekend. The full 16 starters plus five emergencies are accepted for this season’s $175,000 Group 2 Magic Millions The Roses (2000m), the set weights feature to run as Doomben Race…

Pike Gets Provocative For Queensland Oaks 2016

Pike Gets Provocative For Queensland Oaks 2016

Kiwi horseman Tony Pike is eyeing a 2016 Queensland Oaks start next month with his progressive filly Provocative who races in Ipswich on Wednesday aiming for a qualifying win. The three-year-old daughter of Zabeel is bred to stay and on a mission to make the cut for Eagle Farm’s $500,000 Group 1 Treasury Casino &…

The Hassler Set for Queensland Derby 2016 Raid

The Hassler Set for Queensland Derby 2016 Raid

Cambridge horseman Roger James is confident heading towards the 2016 Queensland Derby next month with his in-form Kiwi raider The Hassler who will debut down under Saturday week. James opted to bypass last weekend’s Group 3 Rough Habit Plate (2000m) and will give his progressive son of 2009 Melbourne Cup winner Shocking a first Australian…

Imposing Lass Heads 2016 The Roses Nominations

Imposing Lass Heads 2016 The Roses Nominations

Early Queensland Oaks favourite Imposing Lass headlines nominations for Saturday’s traditional lead-up race The Roses 2016 at Doomben Racecourse. The key support act on the Doomben Cup Day card in Brisbane, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Magic Millions The Roses (2000m) has attracted a bumper 29 three-year-old fillies at nomination stage. A set weights clash,…