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Hopfgarten Heads 2016 Spear Chief Handicap Field

Hopfgarten Heads 2016 Spear Chief Handicap Field

Robert Heathcote’s last start The Wayne Wilson Mile winner Hopfgarten shoots for back-to-back Brisbane Black-Type wins this weekend lining up in the Spear Chief Handicap 2016 at Eagle Farm Racecourse. On the back of a close fourth to Mighty Lucky at Doomben in the Group 3 Lord Mayors Cup (1615m) in late May when beaten…

Centre Pivot Heads 2016 Magic Millions Trophy Field

Centre Pivot Heads 2016 Magic Millions Trophy Field

The Peter Robl-trained last start black-type Brisbane winner Centre Pivot wears the number one saddlecloth in the Magic Millions Trophy 2016 at the Gold Coast Racecourse this weekend. The More Than Ready five-year-old is one of 14 starters plus five emergencies accepted for the $1 million Crown Resorts Magic Millions Trophy (1800m), formerly the Magic…

Traveston Girl Chases Final Leg of Brisbane Triple Crown

Traveston Girl Chases Final Leg of Brisbane Triple Crown

Tony Gollan’s flying mare Traveston Girl gets the chance to complete the Brisbane Sprint Series Triple Crown and cap off a stellar season for her trainer in the 2015 Bernborough Handicap this weekend. The Doomben Racecourse feature is the third and final leg of the series and Flying Spur four-year-old Traveston Girl is out to…

Traveston Girl and Hopfgarten headline Bernborough Handicap Nominations

Traveston Girl and Hopfgarten headline Bernborough Handicap Nominations

Last start Brisbane Handicap quinella Traveston Girl and Hopfgarten headline the nominations for the Listed $175,000 Bernborough Handicap (1615m) at Doomben on Saturday. The Tony Gollan trained Traveston Girl and Hopfgarten from the rival Robert Heathcote stable are two of the nineteen horses entered for the Bernborough Handicap. The in-form Traveston Girl made it two…

Secret Saga Tops 2015 Mode Plate Field

Secret Saga Tops 2015 Mode Plate Field

Tony Gollan’s last start winner at the track Secret Saga headlines a full field of three-year-old fillies facing off in the Mode Plate 2015 that is the major support act at Doomben Racecourse for George Moore Stakes Day on Saturday. Due to jump as Doomben Race 6 at 3:37pm (local time), this year’s $100,000 Listed…

2015 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Nominations Feature Blueberry Hill

2015 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Nominations Feature Blueberry Hill

Liam Birchely’s last start Champagne Classic winning filly Blueberry Hill is one of the headline two-year-olds nominated to race back at Doomben Racecourse in this Saturday’s BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes 2015. Nominations for all of this weekend’s Doomben 10,000 Day support races are now out including a bumper 21 juveniles entered for the $250,000 Group…

Ironstein Headlines Newcastle Gold Cup 2013 Nominations

Ironstein Headlines Newcastle Gold Cup 2013 Nominations

Veteran stayer Ironstein has been allocated the top weight of 59kg for the Group 3 Newcastle Gold Cup (2300m) that will be run at the home of the Newcastle Jockey Club on Thursday September 19. Ironstein struggled in his first two runs after returning from the spelling paddock, finishing ninth in the Listed Winter Challenge (1500m)…

2012 Keith Noud Handicap Field & Barriers

2012 Keith Noud Handicap Field & Barriers

This Saturday Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse will kick off their summer racing program with the Keith Noud Handicap 2012, the final field and barrier draw for the feature now out. Set to run as Eagle Farm Race 7 at 4:20pm (AEST), the $100,000 Listed Keith Noud Handicap (1200m) has this year drawn a final field…

Griffon Tops Ascot Handicap Odds 2012 – Betting Preview

Griffon Tops Ascot Handicap Odds 2012 – Betting Preview

Robert Heathcote’s in-form local galloper Griffon has opened at the top of the betting markets for the 2012 Ascot Handicap at Eagle Farm this weekend, the six-year-old out for their second win from three starts this time in. The Flying Spur six-year-old, formerly prepared in Sydney by the maestro Bart Cummings, Griffon joined Heathcote’s Brisbane…

2012 Ascot Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw

2012 Ascot Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw

One of the key support races on the Queen’s Cup Day program at Eagle Farm in Brisbane this Saturday is the Ascot Handicap 2012 which has drawn a final field of 11 sprinters. Running one race after the day’s headline event the $80,000 Listed Ascot Handicap (1200m) is due to jump at 3:46pm as Eagle…