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2016 Victory Stakes Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Victory Stakes Field and Barrier Draw

Nine sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured Group 2 Victory Stakes (1200m) at Doomben Racecourse; highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s most exciting prospects.

Fell Swoop will leave from barrier 2 in the 2016 Victory Stakes on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Fell Swoop has returned to racing in ...

2016 Gunsynd Classic Nominations Released

2016 Gunsynd Classic Nominations Released

Seventeen milers have been included in nominations for Saturday’s Group 3 Gunsynd Classic (1630m) at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday; a race that is undoubtedly shaping as the most highly-anticipated on 2016 Victory Stakes Day.

Too Good To Refuse has been included in 2016 Gunsynd Classic nominations. Photo: Daniel Costello

Desleigh Forster is spoiled for choice with the talented three-year-olds she ...

BTC Cup 2012 Nominations

BTC Cup 2012 Nominations

Last year’s BTC Cup third-place getter Buffering will get his chance without star pair Black Caviar and Hay List after today being included in a 37-horse nominations list for the $400,000 2012 BTC Cup (1200m).

Buffering gets his chance in the 2012 BTC Cup without stars Hay List and Black Caviar

The four-year-old is yet to win a the elite ...

Stradbroke Handicap 2012 Nominations Released

Stradbroke Handicap 2012 Nominations Released

Nominations have been released for the 2012 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) which takes place as the richest race in the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival.

Stradbroke Handicap 2011 runner-up Beaded has been nominated to contest this year's Brisbane feature event

Plenty of quality has been included in the 105 horse list of nominations for the $1 million event that will take place ...

Stradbroke Handicap 2012 – Black Piranha Chasing Third Title

Stradbroke Handicap 2012 – Black Piranha Chasing Third Title

Eight-year-old gelding Black Piranha has made his first steps towards the 2012 Stradbroke Handicap after making a public appearance in a barrier trial at Warwick Farm this morning.

Black Piranha is being targeted for a third Strabroke Handicap Victory

Back under the guidance of trainer Con Karakatsanis after a brief stint with Anthony Freedman, the veteran was ridden quietly ...

Horse Racing In December

Horse Racing In December

While much of the year’s racing hype has slowed down after the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, both Perth and Sydney are still hosting a number of horse races over the December-Christmas period.

On Saturday December 5, Ascot Racecourse will host the Group One Kingston Town Classic worth $500,000 in prize money.

This 1800m distance staying event is a weight-for-age race ...