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2015 Darley BRC Sprint Field Released

2015 Darley BRC Sprint Field Released

Final acceptances for the nine races at Doomben Racecourse for the first Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival Group 1 meeting closed on Wednesday including those for the BRC Sprint 2015. Set to run as Doomben Race 6 at 2:47pm (AEST), this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Darley BRC Sprint (1350m) features a final field of 13 sprinters…

2015 Victory Stakes First-Up for Speediness

2015 Victory Stakes First-Up for Speediness

Melbourne trainer Colin Scott has confirmed plans to race his veteran galloper Speediness first-up in the Victory Stakes 2015 at the Gold Coast on Hollindale Stakes Day this weekend. Saturday’s Gold Coast meet is an early lead-up for the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival riches over the coming weeks and features a double shot of Group…

Speediness to Tackle 2015 Brisbane Winter Carnival for First Time

Speediness to Tackle 2015 Brisbane Winter Carnival for First Time

Seven-year-old Speediness will enjoy a spell in the paddock for a little while longer after trainer Colin Scott revealed the gelding will bypass autumn carnivals in both Sydney and Melbourne and head north. Speediness will travel to Brisbane, during the winter, for the first time with plans to contest both the Group 1 Doomben 10,000…

Speediness Can Reclaim Winning Ability in Sandown Stakes 2014

Speediness Can Reclaim Winning Ability in Sandown Stakes 2014

It would appear that seven-year-old Speediness has lost his ability to win races, however his trainer Colin Scott is adamant the gelding can find it again in the Group 3 Sandown Stakes (1500m) on Saturday. The 2014 Sandown Stakes is one of nine black-type races making up Zipping Classic Day at Sandown Racecourse on Saturday,…

2014 Sandown Stakes Odds: Pornichet Clear Favourite

2014 Sandown Stakes Odds: Pornichet Clear Favourite

Gai Waterhouse’s exciting import Pornichet has opened clear favourite in the Sandown Stakes 2014 odds to break his maiden status down under this Zipping Classic Day. The Vespone stallion has just his second run in Australia for the Sydney-based Waterhouse, the four-year-old one of nine hopes in Saturday’s $150,000 Group 3 Mack Tow Sandown Stakes…

Speediness Leads 2014 Sandown Stakes Field

Speediness Leads 2014 Sandown Stakes Field

Colin Scott’s veteran sprinter Speediness will be out to atone for a disappointing Emirates Stakes effort last Saturday when he backs up in the Sandown Stakes 2014 this weekend. The Testa Rossa seven-year-old is one of nine hopefuls making up the final field for the $150,000 Group 3 Mack Tow Sandown Stakes (1500m) on Saturday….

2014 Sandown Stakes Nominations

2014 Sandown Stakes Nominations

Nominations are now out for all the Group races on Saturday’s Zipping Classic Day card at Sandown including those for the 2014 Sandown Stakes. With entries extended until 10am (AEDT) tomorrow, there are currently 14 gallopers making up the early nominations for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Mack Tow Sandown Stakes (1500m). One of the…

2014 Crystal Mile Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 Crystal Mile Final Field & Barrier Draw

Just nine horses will tackle the mile this Saturday in the 2014 Crystal Mile after five nominated runners failed to declare for the race. The Group 2 Schweppes Crystal Mile (1600m) is one of six supporting races on Cox Plate Day at Moonee Valley. The field looked to be full of quality runners when Trust…

Trust In a Gust Headlines 2014 Crystal Mile Nominations

Trust In a Gust Headlines 2014 Crystal Mile Nominations

14 top horses have declared for the 2014 Crystal Mile at Moonee Valley Racecourse this weekend after nominations were taken on Monday. The Group 2 Schweppes Crystal Mile (1600m) has seen its nominations extended until 10:00am Tuesday (AEDT) since the field limit hasn’t been met, but the field is still full of exciting and classy…

2014 Toorak Handicap Nominations Feature Guest Of Honour

2014 Toorak Handicap Nominations Feature Guest Of Honour

Marco Botti’s European raider Guest Of Honour is set to make his Australian race debut ahead of a Cox Plate bid in Saturday’s Toorak Handicap 2014 at Caulfield Racecourse. One of four Group 1 features on the Caulfield Guineas Day line-up in Melbourne this weekend, the $400,000 Group 1 David Jones NBCF Toorak Handicap (1600m)…