News About Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival

Sarrasin Aimed at The BMW 2017

Sarrasin Aimed at The BMW 2017

Trainer Lee Freedman confirmed plans this week to target the 2017 The BMW in Sydney this march with the stable’s progressive import Sarrasin.

Our Ivanhowe could shoot for back-to-back Doomben Cup wins for Team Freedman this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. Photo: Daniel Costello.

A five-year-old son of Monsun, Sarrasin debuted down under on December 17 at Royal Randwick.

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2017 JJ Atkins Long Term Plan for Goodfella

2017 JJ Atkins Long Term Plan for Goodfella

Sydney’s Bjorn Baker is hoping his surprise Magic Millions Classic contender Goodfella can make a big impact during the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival culminating with a run in the JJ Atkins 2017 in June.

Winning Rupert will bypass the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival after going down as the beaten odds-on favourite in the Gold Coast Magic Millions Guineas over the ...

2017 Oaks Campaign for Dancing Hare

2017 Oaks Campaign for Dancing Hare

Co-trainer Lee Freedman is hoping the stable’s promising young filly Dancing Hare can develop into a genuine Oaks hope in 2017 when she reaches full maturity.

Trainer Lee Freedman (left) is keen to stretch filly Dancing Hare up to an Oaks distance during the autumn. Photo: Taron Clarke.

The $400,000 purchase from last year’s Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sales ...

2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

2017 The Goodwood for First Among Equals

Perth horseman Simon Miller plans to head east next year with his Winterbottom Stakes fourth placegetter First Among Equals to target Adelaide’s The Goodwood 2017.

This year’s Winterbottom Stakes winner Takedown (pictured at the Gold Coast) is heading to Hong Kong next start. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Ascot-based trainer brought over Whispering Brook this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival where ...

2017 Queensland Oaks Mission for Benfica Princess

2017 Queensland Oaks Mission for Benfica Princess

Gold Coast trainer Kelly Doughty has the Queensland Oaks 2017 as a long term goal for her smart filly Benfica Princess who lines-up shooting for a third straight win in Brisbane this weekend.

Gold Coast trainer Kelly Doughty is hoping to have Benfica Princess in the 2017 Queensland Oaks field next winter. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The three-year-old daughter of Benfica ...

Kemp Sold on 2017 Stradbroke Handicap

Kemp Sold on 2017 Stradbroke Handicap

Toowoomba trainer Kevin Kemp is already looking a year in advance with his smart filly Sold For Song who he believes will be the perfect Stradbroke Handicap 2017 hope next Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival.

Next year’s 2017 Stradbroke Handicap is the long term target for Sold For Song. Photo: Steve Hart.

The three-year-old daughter of Collate has to date ...

2016 Spear Chief Weight Challenge for Hopfgarten

2016 Spear Chief Weight Challenge for Hopfgarten

Robert Heathcote is annoyed with the hefty handicaps allocated to local Queensland gallopers during the Winter Carnival including Hopfgarten who jumps top-weight in the Spear Chief Handicap 2016 on Saturday.

Trainer Robert Heathcote is concerned how top weight Hopfgarten will handle the kilos in the 2016 Spear Chief Handicap at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Heathcote expressed ...

2016 Tattersall’s Tiara Betting Tips & Update

2016 Tattersall’s Tiara Betting Tips & Update

This weekend in Brisbane the headline race on the Eagle Farm card is the Tattersall’s Tiara 2016, betting tips for the season’s final Group 1 found below.

In-form Sydney visitor Danish Twist is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Tattersall’s Tiara at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

A final field of 15 fillies and mares take ...

Wet Suits Endless Days in 2016 Wintergarden Stakes

Wet Suits Endless Days in 2016 Wintergarden Stakes

Co-trainer Peter Hulbert is hoping the showers in Brisbane stick around ahead of Saturday’s Tattersall’s Tiara Day at Eagle Farm with the soft track to suit his young Wintergarden Stakes 2016 hopeful Endless Days.

Jockey Brad Stewart (pictured on Elegant Machine) rides Endless Days in the 2016 Wintergarden Stakes at Eagle Farm this weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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WJ Healy Stakes 2016 Betting Tips & Update

WJ Healy Stakes 2016 Betting Tips & Update

One of three Group races on the Tattersall’s Tiara Day program in Brisbane this weekend is the 2016 WJ Healy Stakes, betting tips for the sprint found below.

That’s A Good Idea is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 WJ Healy Stakes on Tattersall’s Tiara Day at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Eagle Farm ...