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Coolring Looking to Fire Ahead in Brisbane Summer Races

Coolring Looking to Fire Ahead in Brisbane Summer Races

The Bjorn Baker-trained Sydney raider Coolring could stay on in Brisbane after Saturday’s Keith Noud Quality shooting for bigger prizes on offer in the Sunshine State over the summer racing season. This weekend Eagle Farm Racecourse hosts the $100,000 Listed Keith Noud Quality Handicap (1200m), the sprint showdown attracting 11 hopefuls. Drawn in barrier nine…

2015 George Moore Stakes Field: Five for Gollan

2015 George Moore Stakes Field: Five for Gollan

Five stablemates from the top Queensland stables of Tony Gollan headline the line-up in Saturday’s Doomben feature with the George Moore Stakes 2015 opening the Brisbane Summer Sprint Series Triple Crown. Set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 4:17pm (local time), this year’s $200,000 Group 3 Channel 7 George Moore Stakes (1200m) has attracted…

Riva De Lago Better Suited to 2014 Lough Neagh Stakes Distance

Riva De Lago Better Suited to 2014 Lough Neagh Stakes Distance

Seven-year-old gelding Riva De Lago will be aiming to break a 15-month winning drought on Saturday in the Listed Lough Neagh Stakes (1350m) at Doomben and new trainer Rob Heathcote believes he’s in with a chance. Riva De Lago has played a game of musical chairs when it comes to trainers in the last couple…

2014 Brisbane Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 Brisbane Handicap Final Field & Barrier Draw

A final field of 15 horses will tackle the mile this Saturday at Doomben Racecourse in the Listed Brisbane Handicap (1600m). Unsurprisingly, headliner Mouro has been allocated the top weight of 61kg, which is up to seven kilograms more than his 14 rivals. The Tony McEvoy-trained six-year-old is set to jump from barrier four with…

Mouro Leads 2014 Brisbane Handicap Nominations

Mouro Leads 2014 Brisbane Handicap Nominations

The Listed Brisbane Handicap (1600m) is one of five black-type races running at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday, with 18 horses nominated for the mile race on Monday. Headlining the nominations is the Tony McEvoy pair – Mouro and Pelicano. Mouro chose to run in the Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens on November 29…

Tinto Headlines 2014 Just Now Quality Nominations

Tinto Headlines 2014 Just Now Quality Nominations

22 fillies and mares have been nominated for the Listed Just Now Quality (1350m) at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday. Headlining the nominations is the Rex Lipp-trained Tinto, who was runner-up in the Listed Travel Associates Classic (1200m) on Saturday. It was the mare’s first race of her campaign and though there was doubt she would…

2014 George Moore Stakes Betting Tips

2014 George Moore Stakes Betting Tips

The Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) is the feature race running at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday, with betting tips set out below. 12 sprinters are set to run in the $200,000 sprint race with Cape Kidnappers ($4.20) and Big Money ($4.40) vying for favouritism in the betting market at ahead of two other single…

2014 Travel Associates Classic Betting Tips

2014 Travel Associates Classic Betting Tips

A capacity field of talented fillies and mares are set to run the Listed Travel Associates Classic (1200m) at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday. Three of the 21 runners (16 confirmed plus five emergencies) were scratched from the race on Thursday but 18 remain. Five of those are offering single figure odds in the Travel Associates…

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…

Hopfgarten Fighting Fit Ahead of 2014 Recognition Stakes

Hopfgarten Fighting Fit Ahead of 2014 Recognition Stakes

Four-year-old galloper Hopfgarten will be one to beat in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday after overcoming an injury scare. The Robert Heathcote-trained gelding enjoyed black-type racing success during the Brisbane Winter Carnival after winning both the Group 3 APHS Gunsynd Classic (1600m) and Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas (1600m), both…