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2014 Recognition Stakes Tips & Selections

2014 Recognition Stakes Tips & Selections

13 horses are set to tackle the mile at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) after headliner Mouro was scratched in favour of Sydney.

Lady Echelon runs well in rain-affected going so the Recognition Stakes at Doomben will be right up her alley. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The rest of the runners at least benefited from ...

Rudy Leads 2014 Recognition Stakes Odds

Rudy Leads 2014 Recognition Stakes Odds

13 horses are set to tackle the mile at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) after leading runner Mouro was scratched in favour of the Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens in Sydney.

Rudy, who will jump from barrier nine with Luke Tarrant, is the short favourite in the Recognition Stakes betting market. Photo by ...

Mouro Headlines 2014 Recognition Stakes Field

Mouro Headlines 2014 Recognition Stakes Field

The Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) is one of two black-type races running at Doomben Racecourse in Brisbane this Saturday, offering a total of $100,000 in prize money.

Brave Ali will jump from barrier four when he contests the Recognition Stakes this Saturday. Photo by Daniel Costello.

14 horses featured accepted for the race on Wednesday, ready to tackle to mile. ...

Eye Liner Stakes 2012 Field & Barriers – Ipswich Cup Day

Eye Liner Stakes 2012 Field & Barriers – Ipswich Cup Day

Final fields have been released for the bumper eight-race Ipswich Cup Day program in Queensland this Saturday including that for one of the meeting’s trio of stakes events, the 2012 Eye Liner Stakes.

Set to run as Ipswich Race 7 at 3:45pm the $175,000 Listed City Of Ipswich Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) has attracted a full field of 16 ...

Chief De Beers Handicap 2012 Nominations Released

Chief De Beers Handicap 2012 Nominations Released

Another bumper day of racing will take place at Doomben Racecourse this weekend and one of the key support races for the feature Doomben 10,000 is the 2012 Chief De Beers Handicap (1100m).

Fifteen horses have been nominated to contest the $80,000 Listed event including Robert Heathcote-trained gelding Excellantes who is fresh off an impressive last-start victory.

Excellantes (Pink ...

Travel Associates Classic 2011 Field & Barrier Draw

Travel Associates Classic 2011 Field & Barrier Draw

The Brisbane Summer Racing action begins to heat up at Eagle Farm this Saturday with a double-shot of black-type racing to take place, one of the headline events being the $80,000 Listed Travel Associates Classic Fillies and Mares Plate (1200m).

Zero Rock will wear the No. 1 saddlecloth as she defends her title in the 2011 Travel Associates Classic on ...

Nuptse a Chance for Magic Millions Sprint 2012

Nuptse a Chance for Magic Millions Sprint 2012

Brian Wakefield’s Bradbury’s Luck mare Nuptse will put their 2012 Magic Millions Sprint potential on show at Eagle Farm this Saturday when the progressive four-year-old takes on a crack field of fellow female thoroughbreds in the $80,000 Listed Travel Associates Classic (1200m).

One of 19 nominees for the set weights plus penalties black-type, Nuptse has won three of her ...