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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. The rest of the runners at least benefited from Mouro’s acceptance in the Recognition Stakes, his top weight of 61kg compressed the weight of the top Brisbane…

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. Four of the 13 remaining runners are offering single figure odds in the Recognition Stakes betting market…

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. 14 horses featured accepted for the race on Wednesday, ready to tackle to mile. Headlining the final field is the Tony McEvoy-trained Mouro. Mouro has dually accepted for…

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…

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…

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). As expected four of the five New South Wales-trained mares originally nominated for the feature…

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…