News About Blake Shinn

Shinn Booked for 2017 The Everest Ride on English

Shinn Booked for 2017 The Everest Ride on English

Five horses have so far been confirmed for The Everest 2017 field this spring and now Blake Shinn has secured the first official mount in the $10 million feature on English. The Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Group 1 winning mare was the fifth horse to earn a slot in the Restricted weight-for-age sprint that…

2017 Queensland Oaks Field: Favourites Draw Wide

2017 Queensland Oaks Field: Favourites Draw Wide

The best in betting for this weekend’s feature race have all drawn wide with the likes of Egg Tart and Kenedna to jump from double-digits in the Queensland Oaks 2017 field. Moved from Eagle Farm to Doomben Racecourse, the $500,000 Group 1 Treasury Brisbane Queensland Oaks (2200m) runs over a decreased distance as Race 7…

2017 Grand Prix Stakes Odds: Shocking Luck Firming Favourite

2017 Grand Prix Stakes Odds: Shocking Luck Firming Favourite

Ultra-consistent Kiwi raider Shocking Luck is the firming favourite in Grand Prix Stakes 2017 betting to win the Queensland Derby lead-up at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday. Prepared by Stephen Autridge & Jamie Richards across the Tasman, Shocking Luck has his third run down under in the $150,000 Group 3 Grand Prix Stakes (2200m)…

Doomben Cup 2017 Form Guide & Preview

Doomben Cup 2017 Form Guide & Preview

The second Group 1 of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival takes place on Saturday and below punters will find a comprehensive 2017 Doomben Cup form guide analysis and betting preview on the weight-for-age feature. Sixteen stayers face off in this year’s $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) when the classic runs as Doomben…

It’s Somewhat Leads 2017 Doomben Cup Field

It’s Somewhat Leads 2017 Doomben Cup Field

The now Darren Beadman-trained Godolphin galloper It’s Somewhat is out to continue his winning streak heading the Doomben Cup 2017 field in Brisbane on Saturday. Set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 4:01pm (AEST), this season’s $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) has attracted a capacity field of weight-for-age hopefuls. Heading the…

Fourteen Confirmed in 2017 Hawkesbury Guineas Field

Fourteen Confirmed in 2017 Hawkesbury Guineas Field

Fourteen three-year-olds will seek black type success in New South Wales this weekend following the completion and release of the Group 3 Hawkesbury Guineas final field and barrier draw. Generalissimo carries winning form into the 2017 Hawkesbury Guineas, but will undoubtedly require luck in running after drawing into the field in the wide and awkward…

2017 Sydney Cup Results: Polarisation Wins Again

2017 Sydney Cup Results: Polarisation Wins Again

Over the weekend at Royal Randwick jockey Corey Brown repeated his Sydney Cup 2017 winning ride on the Charlie Appleby-trained UK raider Polarisation who enjoyed success in “take-two” of the two mile classic. A fortnight ago Brown rode the Godolphin-raced Polarisation to “win” the subsequently voided edition of the $2 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney…

Mongolian Wolf winner of 2017 Frank Packer Plate

Mongolian Wolf winner of 2017 Frank Packer Plate

Former Kiwi trained Mongolian Wolf will now head to Brisbane for the Queensland Derby after winning the Group 3 $150,000 Mostyn Copper Group Frank Packer Plate (2000m) at Randwick today. The former Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman trained Mongolian Wolf is now trained by leading Victoria trainer Darren Weir after the three year old gelding…

Raiment Leads 2017 JHB Carr Stakes Field & Odds

Raiment Leads 2017 JHB Carr Stakes Field & Odds

Despite a wide draw the bookies are taking no chances with the John O’Shea-trained Raiment who sits top of the JHB Carr Stakes 2017 field and betting odds for this weekend in Sydney. Set to run as Randwick Race 8 at 4:25pm (AEST) as the penultimate event on the All Aged Stakes Day card, this…

Acatour Heads 2017 Frank Packer Plate Field

Acatour Heads 2017 Frank Packer Plate Field

Last start winner over the Randwick mile Acatour headlines a ten-horse field in the Frank Packer Plate 2017 back at the track this weekend as part of All Aged Stakes Day. Set to run as Randwick Race 3 at 1:15pm (AEST), this season’s $150,000 Group 3 Frank Packer Plate (2000m) shapes-up as a nice race…