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2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Target for Defcon

2016 Coolmore Stud Stakes Target for Defcon

James Harron has confirmed the Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Defcon would be kept to the spring sprints this season including a likely shot at Flemington’s Coolmore Stud Stakes 2016 for the stable on Victoria Derby Day. Harron’s Bloodstock syndicate has enjoyed a stellar season around Sydney including the Golden Slipper success of Team Snowden’s superstar…

2016 JJ Atkins Tips & Betting Update

2016 JJ Atkins Tips & Betting Update

The JJ Atkins 2016 is one of four Group 1 highlights on the Stradbroke Handicap Day card in Brisbane on Saturday, betting tips and the latest odds for the Eagle Farm clash found below. Set to run as Eagle Farm Race 7 at 2:20pm (AEST), this year’s $600,000 Group 1 BMW J.J. Atkins (1600m) field…

JJ Atkins 2016 Form Guide & Betting Preview

JJ Atkins 2016 Form Guide & Betting Preview

The key race for two-year-olds of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival is Saturday’s 2016 JJ Atkins, a full form guide preview and betting analysis for the mile classic at Eagle Farm detailed below. Running as the first of four elite levels on the extended Stradbroke Handicap Day program, this year’s $600,000 Group 1 J.J. Atkins…

Sacred Elixir Leads 2016 JJ Atkins Betting Odds

Sacred Elixir Leads 2016 JJ Atkins Betting Odds

Sacred Elixir may be drawn wide for Saturday’s JJ Atkins 2016 but Tony Pike-trained Kiwi raider remains favourite to take out the Group 1 mile classic at Eagle Farm Racecourse this Stradbroke Handicap Day. One of the now four elite levels on the Brisbane card for Saturday, the $600,000 Group 1 BMW J.J. Atkins (1600m)…

2016 JJ Atkins Field & Barriers: Attention Draws 2

2016 JJ Atkins Field & Barriers: Attention Draws 2

Peter & Paul Snowden’s BRC Sires’ Produce winner Attention has come up trumps with barrier two for Saturday’s JJ Atkins 2016 at Eagle Farm Racecourse. A capacity field of 18 two-year-olds plus two emergencies face off in this year’s $600,000 Group 1 BMW J.J. Atkins (1600m), one of four Group 1s on the Stradbroke Handicap…

Cadogan Ticking 2016 JJ Atkins Boxes

Cadogan Ticking 2016 JJ Atkins Boxes

Warwick Farm’s Bjorn Baker has a trio of Group 1 runners set to line-up at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Stradbroke Handicap Day including Cadogan who is ticking plenty of boxes ahead of the JJ Atkins 2016. In the rescheduled $500,000 Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) Baker hopes the three weeks between runs won’t hamper the…

2016 Victoria Derby Ahead for Sacred Elixir

2016 Victoria Derby Ahead for Sacred Elixir

Kiwi raider Sacred Elixir has his first taste of Group 1 racing down under in Saturday’s JJ Atkins but already trainer Tony Pike is looking further ahead to Melbourne’s Victoria Derby 2016 during the spring. The promising Pour Moi gelding from Cambridge in New Zealand has had five starts to date for two wins and…

JJ Atkins Next for BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Winner Attention

JJ Atkins Next for BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Winner Attention

Attention has completed an ideal lead-in to the Group 1 JJ Atkins (1600m) in a fortnight with a classy performance for success in this afternoon’s Group 2 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1350m) at Doomben Racecourse. Attention continued to drift in BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes betting markets as punters rallied around Souchez today, but the colt…

Souchez Leads 2016 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Betting

Souchez Leads 2016 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Betting

John O’Shea’s early favourite for the JJ Atkins next month, Souchez is also leading markets for the BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2016 at Doomben Racecourse this weekend. Winner of the Group 2 Pago Pago Stakes (1200m) in March, the Godolphin-raced Lonhro colt is one of 14 two-year-olds running in the $250,000 Group 2 Mitavite BRC…

2016 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Field Features Souchez

2016 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Field Features Souchez

Pre-field favourite for next month’s JJ Atkins, the John O’Shea-trained Souchez is the headline acceptor for Saturday’s BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2016 field in Brisbane. Running as Race 5 at 2:42pm (AEST) on the Doomben 10,000 Day card, this year’s $250,000 Group 2 Mitavite BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1350m) has attracted a final field of…