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Warren Casts 2016 Queensland Oaks Spell

Warren Casts 2016 Queensland Oaks Spell

Mornington horseman Jason Warren is working his magic this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival trying to get his progressive filly Zasorceress into the Queensland Oaks 2016 field on June 4 at Eagle Farm Racecourse. The three-year-old daughter of Zabeel is one of a bumper 110 official nominees for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Treasury Casino &…

Conchita Also Out Of Magic Millions Classic

Conchita Also Out Of Magic Millions Classic

Conchita has been ruled out of the 2016 Magic Millions Classic at the Gold Coast tomorrow after a veterinary examination found her to be lame in her off hind leg. Racing Queensland stewards announced yesterday afternoon that Conchita would undergo a further veterinary examination before she would be cleared to contest the Magic Millions Classic…

Sundance Scratched From Magic Millions Classic

Sundance Scratched From Magic Millions Classic

Rainy Day Woman and Michelle Payne have received a start in the 2016 Magic Millions Classic after Sundance was scratched from the race due to a foot abscess. Trainer Toby Edmonds announced earlier this week that Sundance have been found with an abscess and Racing Queensland stewards revealed this morning that the minor issue meant…

2016 Magic Millions 2YO Classic Field: 5 Unbeaten Hopes

2016 Magic Millions 2YO Classic Field: 5 Unbeaten Hopes

A capacity field of juveniles including five undefeated runners are set to face off in Saturday’s Magic Millions 2YO Classic 2016 at the Gold Coast Racecourse this weekend. The $2 million Magic Millions 2YO Classic (1200m) field features 16 confirmed starters plus five emergencies, red hot favourite with the bookies being the Team Snowden-trained Capitalist….

2015 Bribie Handicap Field Features Mr Favulous

2015 Bribie Handicap Field Features Mr Favulous

Donald Baker’s Toowoomba-based galloper Mr Faulous is after his second feature win on the trot this weekend in Queensland taking on a big field of fellow sprinters in the Bribie Handicap 2015 at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday. A full field of 18 will face off in the last on Caloundra Cup Day this weekend,…

Mywayorthehighway Wins 2014 Vo Rogue Plate at 81/1

Mywayorthehighway Wins 2014 Vo Rogue Plate at 81/1

Mick Mair’s lightly-raced Sunshine Coast-based galloper enjoyed a rewarding trip down to the Gold Coast on Saturday with Mywayorthehighway scoring an upset victory in the Vo Rogue Plate 2014 as an $81 roughie shot. The New Zealand-bred Swiss Ace filly broke her maiden status four runs into her career when first-up off a five month…

Moment of Truth for Magic Millions Trainer

Moment of Truth for Magic Millions Trainer

This Saturday’s Doomben Cup Day is the moment of truth for Magic Millions-winning trainer, the Gold Coast-based Gillian Heinrich, as she prepares to make the final call on the Brisbane Winter Carnival campaigns of her stable stars. Heinrich, who enjoyed success in the 2010 Magic Millions 2YO Classic with her classy young filly Military Rose,…