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Brisbane Handicap 2013 Odds – Two Horse Battle for Top Spot

Brisbane Handicap 2013 Odds – Two Horse Battle for Top Spot

One of the five black type features on the Doomben race card this Saturday is the 2013 Brisbane Handicap where the Rob Heathcote-trained Fillydelphia and market mover Black Cash are battling for favouritism. Running as the sixth race in Brisbane the $80,000 Listed Pages Event Equipment Brisbane Handicap (1600m) is due to jump at 3:40pm…

Brisbane Regulars Chase 2013 Rockhampton Cup Success – Field Named

Brisbane Regulars Chase 2013 Rockhampton Cup Success – Field Named

A number of regular Brisbane performers will be floated north this week in an effort to chase the $100,000 in prizemoney available in the 2013 Rockhampton Cup (1600m). A capacity 16-horse field plus one emergency have been included to contest the beef capital’s biggest race, with black-type winner Bid Spotter sharing the topweight of 59kg…

City Gallopers Head North – 2013 Rockhampton Cup nominations

City Gallopers Head North – 2013 Rockhampton Cup nominations

With prizemoney the equivalent of many Listed races, plenty of southern Queensland trainers will head north on Saturday for the $100,000 2013 Rockhampton Cup (1600m). Twenty seven horses have been entered to fill the 16 available spots in the beef capital’s biggest race including regular black-type competitor Poste Restante. The Desleigh Forster-trained mare hasn’t been…

Alma’s Fury Wins 2012 Bernborough Handicap

Alma’s Fury Wins 2012 Bernborough Handicap

A trip north to Queensland has paid off for connections of Alma’s Fury who justified his favouritism to win the Listed $200,000 2012 Bernborough Handicap (1600m) at Doomben today. Backing up just a week after being beaten on the line in the Group 2 Villiers Stakes at Warwick Farm, everything went the way of the…

Bernborough Handicap 2012 – Betting Tips

Bernborough Handicap 2012 – Betting Tips

An action-packed card takes place at Doomben on Saturday as part of Brisbane’s Summer Series and one of the program highlights is the Listed 2012 Bernborough Handicap (1600m). With $200,000 in prizemoney up for grabs, a strong 13-horse field has been announced which includes Robert Heathcote’s quality mares Fillydelphia and Fire Up Fifi. Travelling from…

Wonderful Lass 2011 Recognition Stakes winner

Wonderful Lass 2011 Recognition Stakes winner

The John Thompson-trained Wonderful Lass $12 went some way to shake off  a ‘gunna’ tag by winning the Saturday’s Listed 2011 Recognition Stakes (1600m) at Eagle Farm. The four-year-old mare scored just her fourth win in 23 starts with five runner-up cheques in her name. She had been beaten in all those five second-placings by…

Fillydelphia Leads 2011 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes Nominations

Fillydelphia Leads 2011 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes Nominations

After a frustrating few weeks on the Brisbane race tracks, premier Queensland trainer Robert Heathcote will have his fingers crossed for a change of luck as he prepares to saddle up his brilliant mare Fillydelphia for the Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes 2011 at Eagle Farm on Saturday. One of two black-type features running in Brissie this…

Mayfield-Smith Vies for Townsville Cup Trifecta

Mayfield-Smith Vies for Townsville Cup Trifecta

Lawrie Mayfield-Smith is preparing to saddle up a trio of his stable runners in the 2011 Townsville Cup tomorrow, the Eagle Farm horseman to be represented by Danagaze, Shooting Scene and Intertheblack in the rich provincial feature. “It’s nice to have three solid chances,” Mayfield-Smith said. Of his the three quality gallopers, Mayfield-Smith believes form-wise…

Ironstein Prepares to Outsmart Tatersall’s Cup Rivals

Ironstein Prepares to Outsmart Tatersall’s Cup Rivals

Rosehill-based trainer Gerald Ryan, fresh off a stakes win at Ipswich, is preparing for more black-type glory in Queensland this weekend with his in-form stayer Ironstein seeking their second Cup win in three starts. Twelve months ago Ryan enjoyed success in the season’s final Group 1 feature with his star Redoute’s Choice mare Melito saluting…

More Cup Gold In Dubai

More Cup Gold In Dubai

Mornington-based trainer Mark Riley is likely to vie for a Queensland cups double with his intrepid galloper Gold In Dubai, naming the upcoming Caloundra Cup as the next target for last Saturday’s Ipswich Cup conqueror. Desert Sun five-year-old Gold In Dubai ($9) showed their class and proved their staying potential when the Michael Walker-ridden former…