News About Brisbane Winter Carnival

Gollan Confident in Tattersall’s Mile Pair

Gollan Confident in Tattersall’s Mile Pair

Trainer Tony Gollan is set to launch a two-pronged attack in Saturday’s Listed Tattersall’s Mile (1600m) at Doomben and is confident that both Sheiswhatsheis and Pindan Pearl are ready to run well. Sheiswhatsheis has been a strong and consistent performer this time and will carry winning form into the Tattersall’s Mile 2017, following an impressive…

2017 Gai Waterhouse Classic Field Released

2017 Gai Waterhouse Classic Field Released

A capacity field of fillies and mares has been confirmed for the 2017 Listed Gai Waterhouse Classic (1350m) at Ipswich Racecourse in Queensland on Saturday. Lucky Show Girl (barrier 1) is seeking a third-consecutive race win and should prove extremely tough to beat under the conditions of the Gai Waterhouse Classic. Resuming for a comfortable…

Capacity Eye Liner Stakes Field Confirmed

Capacity Eye Liner Stakes Field Confirmed

A capacity group of sprinters has been confirmed to line up on the 1350m course at Ipswich on Saturday, following the completion and release of the 2017 Listed Eye Liner Stakes field and barrier draw. The Virginian was unlucky to miss a run in the Stradbroke Handicap last weekend and should prove extremely tough to…

2017 Ipswich Cup Field & Barrier Draw

2017 Ipswich Cup Field & Barrier Draw

Fifteen stayers will seek black type glory in Queensland on Saturday following the completion and release of the 2017 Ipswich Cup final field and barrier draw this morning. Benzini has been charged with carrying topweight of 60kgs and will require luck in running on Saturday after drawing into the Ipswich Cup field in barrier 10….

Byrne to Ride Perfect Dare in Eye Liner Stakes

Byrne to Ride Perfect Dare in Eye Liner Stakes

In-form hoop Jim Byrne has been confirmed to take the ride on leading contender Perfect Dare, when he takes his position in Saturday’s Listed Eye Liner Stakes field at Ipswich Racecourse. Byrne has been in outstanding form in 2017 and has won two Group 1 races through the Brisbane Winter Carnival; the Doomben 10,000 (1200m)…

Russian Revolution Favourite in Early Doomben 10,000 Betting

Russian Revolution Favourite in Early Doomben 10,000 Betting

Boom three-year-old Russian Revolution is the early favourite in betting markets for Saturday’s featured Group 1 Doomben 10,000 (1200m) in Brisbane. The Snitzel colt broke through for a maiden win at the highest level and amongst open company first-up this time and has continued to firm into 2017 Doomben 10,000 odds of $3.30 with leading…

2017 Queensland Oaks Next for Egg Tart

2017 Queensland Oaks Next for Egg Tart

Trainer Chris Waller has confirmed that the 2017 Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse on June 3rd will figure as the next major point of call for Egg Tart, following her smart win in the Group 1 Australasian Oaks (2000m) over the weekend. Egg Tart attracted plenty of attention in Australasian Oaks betting markets…

Queensland Derby Hopes Confirmed in Gunsynd Classic Field

Queensland Derby Hopes Confirmed in Gunsynd Classic Field

Ten three-year-olds targeting the Group 1 Queensland Derby will chase black type success at Eagle Farm on Saturday following the completion and release of the 2017 Gunsynd Classic final field and barrier draw. Dreams Aplenty has returned to racing in excellent form this season and has drawn ideally into the 2017 Gunsynd Classic field in…

Seven Confirmed in 2017 Victory Stakes Field

Seven Confirmed in 2017 Victory Stakes Field

Only seven sprinters will seek black type success at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday following this morning’s completion and release of the 2017 Victory Stakes field and barrier draw. Music Magnate is a proven performer in Brisbane, but could require luck in running on Saturday after drawing into the 2017 Victory Stakes field in the…

Twenty Included in 2016 Glasshouse Handicap Nominations

Twenty Included in 2016 Glasshouse Handicap Nominations

Twenty nominations have been taken for the 2016 Listed Glasshouse Handicap (1400m); to be run at Sunshine Coast Racecourse this Saturday. A Group 1 winner at the distance, Stratum Star has been included in 2016 Glasshouse Handicap nominations by leading trainer Darren Weir. Stratum Star kicked up a gear upon returning to racing during the…