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Malaguerra scores narrow win in Darley Classic

Malaguerra scores narrow win in Darley Classic

Smart sprinter Malaguerra collected his second Group 1 win with a narrow victory in the Group 1 $1m Darley Classic (1200m) at Flemington today.

Malaguerra, above red and yellow colours, scores a narrow win in the Darley Classic at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

Malaguerra ($9.50) was having his second start for new trainer Peter Gelagotis who was able to ...

Bowman to give Malaguerra a boost in 2016 Stradbroke Handicap

Bowman to give Malaguerra a boost in 2016 Stradbroke Handicap

Australia’s leading Group 1 jockey Hugh Bowman will try to add to his Group 1 tally when he partners Malaguerra in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Hugh Bowman,above, will ride Malaguerra in the Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Bowman has already ridden ten Group 1 winners for the ...

Stratum Star On Trial for Stradbroke Handicap

Stratum Star On Trial for Stradbroke Handicap

Trainer Darren Weir has revealed Stratum Star will be on trial for a 2016 Stradbroke Handicap berth when he lines up for the Group 2 QTC Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday.

Stratum Star is on trial for a Stradbroke Handicap berth when he lines up for Saturday’s QTC Cup at Eagle Farm. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Stratum ...

Artlee among nominations for 2016 QTC Cup

Artlee among nominations for 2016 QTC Cup

One time top Stradbroke Handicap fancy Artlee is among the nineteen nominations for Group 2 $175,000 MIRVAC QTC Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Artlee, above, is among the nominations for the QTC Cup at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

The QTC Cup is the last chance to gain a start in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Stradbroke ...

2016 Stradbroke Handicap weights released: Black Heart Bart topweight

2016 Stradbroke Handicap weights released: Black Heart Bart topweight

The Darren Weir trained Black Heart Bart was allocated the top weight of 58kg when the weights for the 2016 Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) were released today.

Goodwood winner Black Heart Bart will carry the topweight in the Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Chris Waller’s Group 1 winner Delectation is next in ...

2016 Doomben 10,000 Ideal for Delectation

2016 Doomben 10,000 Ideal for Delectation

Trainer Chris Waller is pleased with the condition of Delectation leading into the 2016 Doomben 10,000 (1350m), and is confident the horse is primed for a big performance in the Group 1 feature in Brisbane on Saturday.

Delectation is reportedly primed for a big performance in Saturday’s Group 1 Doomben 10,000. Photo: Steve Hart

Delectation has produced a number of ...

Fell Swoop Primed for Doomben 10,000

Fell Swoop Primed for Doomben 10,000

Trainer Matt Dale is confident stable star Fell Swoop is offered his best chance of a maiden win at the highest level to date when he lines up for the Group 1 Doomben 10,000 (1350m) in Brisbane on Saturday.

Matt Dale is confident Fell Swoop will be tough to beat in the Group 1 Doomben 10,000 this weekend. Photo: Daniel ...

2016 BTC Cup Results: Malaguerra Wins From Dothraki

2016 BTC Cup Results: Malaguerra Wins From Dothraki

In an exciting finish in the opening Group 1 of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, the Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Malaguerra kept his Stradbroke Handicap dream alive with a narrow win over Dothraki in the BTC Cup 2016.

Malaguerra (inside) held off Dothraki (outside) on the line at Doomben Racecourse to take out the 2016 BTC Cup. Photo: ...

Zahra to Leave Charlevoix Alone in SA Derby 2016

Zahra to Leave Charlevoix Alone in SA Derby 2016

Melbourne hoop Mark Zahra will play to his mount’s strengths in the 2016 South Australian Derby at Morphettville on Saturday and leave Charlevoix alone early to save the favourite for a late run in the staying classic.

2016 South Australian Derby favourite Charlevoix had Mark Zahra in the saddle at Morphettville this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Michael Kent...

Liberation Won’t Run Last in 2016 BTC Cup

Liberation Won’t Run Last in 2016 BTC Cup

Eagle Farm’s Barry Lockwood is confident his triple-figure outsider in Saturday’s BTC Cup 2016 Liberation won’t be last past the post in the opening Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival elite level at Doomben Racecourse.

Liberation is the longest-priced runner in the 2016 BTC Cup field at Doomben Racecourse this season. Photo: Steve Hart.

A field of 13 will take to ...