News About 2017 Magic Millions Carnival

Mediterranean to Make Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Cut

Mediterranean to Make Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Cut

Peter & Paul Snowden’s progressive youngster Mediterranean is starting to really try on the track as the recently gelded galloper heads towards the 2017 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas at the Gold Coast in January. As a colt the son of Smart Missile won just one of his seven opening career starts when breaking taking out…

River Racer in 2017 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Mode

River Racer in 2017 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Mode

Eagle Farm horseman Les Ross is looking forward to a low key summer campaign with his in-form filly River Racer who races in the Mode Plate this weekend ahead of next month’s Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 2017. The Leslie Ung-owned three-year-old daughter of Hidden Dragon has had eight starts to date and only broke her…

2017 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Aim For Miss Wonderland

2017 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Aim For Miss Wonderland

Lightly-raced Melbourne filly Miss Wonderland will be aimed at the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 2017 on the Gold Coast next month according to her trainer Ciaron Maher. The promising daughter of Snitzel has had just the two career starts to date including a win on debut by six lengths at Pakenham over 1200m back in…

Billy The Kid Targets 2017 Magic Millions Guineas

Billy The Kid Targets 2017 Magic Millions Guineas

The John & Chris Meagher-trained Billy The Kid put himself in Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 2017 contention with a nice Eagle Farm win over the weekend. A three-year-old son of Savabeel, the in-form gelding posted his second career win and enjoyed back-to-back victories at the track in a handicap over 1400m. Taking on a field…

Miss Cover Girl Returns in 2016 George Moore Stakes

Miss Cover Girl Returns in 2016 George Moore Stakes

The Kelly Schweida-trained mare Miss Cover Girl will return to racing on the weekend at home in Brisbane’s George Moore Stakes 2016 after bypassing the spring. Schweida made the call not to send his Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara winner to Melbourne over the spring after she failed to really impress in a September barrier trial…

2016 Summer Cup Target for Boom Time

2016 Summer Cup Target for Boom Time

Sydney’s Summer Cup 2016 on Boxing Day at Royal Randwick is a likely December target for the Lindsay Park-trained Boom Time after his gutsy Moonee Valley win over the weekend. Ridden by Craig Williams the five-year-old Flying Spur stallion posted his second victory on the trot saluting narrowly over the Darren Weir-trained duo of Master…

2016 George Moore Stakes Too Good To Refuse

2016 George Moore Stakes Too Good To Refuse

The George Moore Stakes 2016 is the confirmed next-up Brisbane Summer Racing target for the Desleigh Forster-trained Too Good To Refuse after his impressive stakes win at Eagle Farm Racecourse over the weekend. Going out the $4 second favourite in betting for the $100,000 Listed Keith Noud Quality Handicap (1200m), Forster’s local Rothesay stallion more…

2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Results: Lucky Hussler Beats Favourite

2016 Kevin Heffernan Stakes Results: Lucky Hussler Beats Favourite

The Darren Weir-trained proven Group 1 winner Lucky Hussler looked back in form ahead of his Magic Millions bid in January holding off the fit favourite Illustrious Lad to win the Kevin Heffernan Stakes 2016 at Ladbrokes Park. A $100,000 yearling buy from the Magic Millions sales back in 2011, the now seven-year-old son of…

Magic Millions Calls 2016 Doveton Stakes Winner Husson Eagle

Magic Millions Calls 2016 Doveton Stakes Winner Husson Eagle

The 2017 Magic Millions Sprint is next on the agenda for Patrick Payne’s smart first-up flyer Husson Eagle who won the Doveton Stakes at Ladbrokes Park in fine fashion on Zipping Classic Day. It was a real family affair for this springs edition of the $120,000 Listed OTI Racing Doveton Stakes (1000m), Melbourne Cup winning…

Doomben 10,000 Winner Music Magnate Out of Spring

Doomben 10,000 Winner Music Magnate Out of Spring

Bjorn Baker’s Doomben 10,000 winner Music Magnate will miss the spring racing carnival season due to a virus. The Written Tycoon four-year-old posted his maiden elite level win in the winter taking out the Group 1 Doomben 10,000 (1350m) over race favourite Azkadellia in Brisbane on May 28. Music Magnate failed to repeat the same…