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2015 Lightning Handicap Nominations Feature Falino

2015 Lightning Handicap Nominations Feature Falino

A dual nominee across the Queensland Oaks Day card at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday, the Darren Bell-trained Falino is one of the headline entries for the Lightning Handicap 2015. Also in the mix for the $175,000 Group 2 Magic Millions QTC Cup (1200m) on the latest Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival Group 1 program, the Deagon-based…

Delectation Leads 2015 Ascot Handicap Nominations

Delectation Leads 2015 Ascot Handicap Nominations

Chris Waller has a number of livewire chances lining up across the Doomben 10,000 Day program in Brisbane on Saturday including possibly his last start Arrowfield 3YO Stakes winner Delectation who is nominated for the Ascot Handicap 2015. One of nine races on the all black type program, this year’s $100,000 Listed Landfill Logistics Ascot…

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,…

Excellantes Heads 2014 Ascot Handicap Field & Weights

Excellantes Heads 2014 Ascot Handicap Field & Weights

Rob Heathcote’s rising seven-year-old Excellantes is the top rated and weighted runner for the Ascot Handicap 2014 at Eagle Farm Racecourse in Brisbane this Saturday. One of two Black Types on the program, this year’s $80,000 Listed PMP Limited Ascot Handicap (1200m) originally attracted a final field of 14 acceptors. An early scratching of the…

Jet Style Takes Out 2012 Recognition Stakes Win At Eagle Farm

Jet Style Takes Out 2012 Recognition Stakes Win At Eagle Farm

Jet Style has continued his winning streak with a victory in the Listed Recognition Stakes at Eagle Farm Racecourse last Saturday December 1, 2012. The six-year-old won the $80,000 race by a nose in front of Biggles, who placed a gutsy second in the race. Triple Six placed third in the 2012 Recognition Stakes, while…

2012 Recognition Stakes – Nominations Announced

2012 Recognition Stakes – Nominations Announced

Biggles is one of 11 horses nominated for the Listed Recognition Stakes, which is scheduled to take place at Eagle Farm Racecourse this Saturday December 1, 2012. The four-year-old has won five of his 16 race starts and has earned more than $210,000 in prize money. Biggles placed second in the Listed Beach House Bar…