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Fear Love Rocks is Out Weighted in Keith Noud 2014

Fear Love Rocks is Out Weighted in Keith Noud 2014

Toowoomba trainer Steve Tregea has some serious concerns about the hefty handicap allocation his galloper Love Rocks is forced to carry in Saturday’s Keith Noud Handicap 2014 at Doomben Racecourse. The Stratum five-year-old is one of 11 sprinters facing off in the $100,000 Listed Brisclean Keith Noud Handicap (1200m) and carries the second heaviest weight…

2014 Keith Noud Handicap Field & Betting

2014 Keith Noud Handicap Field & Betting

One of the very early Brisbane Summer Racing Carnival showdowns takes place at Doomben this Saturday with the Keith Noud Handicap 2014 taking centre stage on the weekend in Queensland. Running at 4:12pm (local) as Doomben Race 8, this year’s $100,000 Listed Brisclean Keith Noud Handicap (1200m) features a final field of 11 hopeful sprinters….

River Lad To Stradbroke Handicap Following BRC Sprint Win

River Lad To Stradbroke Handicap Following BRC Sprint Win

Natalie McCall-trained River Lad returned to winning form with a brave front-running victory in the 2014 BRC Sprint at Doomben this afternoon and will make his debut at Group 1 level in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm on June 7. Jockey Tim Bell took River Lad to the front of the BRC Sprint field…

2014 BRC Sprint Odds – Emblems Narrow Favourite

2014 BRC Sprint Odds – Emblems Narrow Favourite

The Darley-owned Emblems has opened top of the BRC Sprint 2014 odds for the last on Doomben Cup Day in Brisbane this Saturday looking to return to form after their last start Sydney loss. One of a full 16 confirmed starters for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Darley BRC Sprint (1350m), Emblems represents the race…

BRC Sprint 2014 Field Includes Solzhenitsyn

BRC Sprint 2014 Field Includes Solzhenitsyn

Rob Heathcote’s Group 1 winning local Solzhenitsyn is one of the headline acceptors for the 2014 BRC Sprint at home at Doomben Racecourse this weekend. The St Petersburg seven-year-old is one of the veterans in this year’s 16 starter $125,000 Group 3 Darley BRC Sprint (1350m) field and heads the weights on 61kg. It’s a…

Hot Snitzel Tops 2014 BRC Sprint Nominations

Hot Snitzel Tops 2014 BRC Sprint Nominations

Gerald Ryan’s BTC Cup graduate Hot Snitzel has been nominated for their original Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival target, the BRC Sprint 2014, meaning they could race again at Doomben this weekend. One of the key support races on the Doomben Cup Day program in Brisbane on Saturday, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Darley BRC Sprint…

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Nominations Released

2014 Stradbroke Handicap Nominations Released

Nominations for the seven opening Group 1 races of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival are now out including those for Queensland’s richest race, the Stradbroke Handicap 2014 to run at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday June 7. Last year 137 sprinters made up the nominations, down 37 to a round 100 for this year’s edition…

2013 Bernborough Handicap Nominations – Toowoomba Racing

2013 Bernborough Handicap Nominations – Toowoomba Racing

Toowoomba’s New Year’s Eve racing action will be top class thanks to a record prize money meet for the recently upgraded track highlighted by the Bernborough Handicap 2013. Previously held at Doomben on the Saturday after Christmas, this year’s edition of the $175,000 Listed TRC City Of Toowoomba Bernborough Handicap (1625m) runs at Toowoomba’s first…

Love Rocks Lough Neagh Stakes 2013 Results

Love Rocks Lough Neagh Stakes 2013 Results

Steve Tregea’s Toowoomba based galloper Love Rocks made it three straight in Brisbane on the weekend with their tidy win in the 2013 Lough Neagh Stakes at Doomben Racecourse. After an impressive three and a half length Eagle Farm victory in November the Stratum four-year-old was equally as good at Doomben earlier this month with…

Lough Neagh Stakes 2013 Betting Tips

Lough Neagh Stakes 2013 Betting Tips

The sole black type in Brisbane this weekend is the 2013 Lough Neagh Stakes, betting tips on the summer series showdown from the Races.com.au team listed below. Due to jump at 4:20pm (local) as Race 8 at Doomben Racecourse, this year’s $175,000 Lough Neagh Stakes (1350m) has drawn a final field of 14. Six of…