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Blinkers on Capital Gain in JJ Atkins 2017

Blinkers on Capital Gain in JJ Atkins 2017

Eagle Farm trainer Paul Butterworth is confident the addition of blinkers will help the stable’s untapped two-year-old Capital Gain post his maiden black-type win in the 2017 JJ Atkins this Saturday in Brisbane. Butterworth’s Ad Valorem gelding was passed in at $19,000 from the 2016 Magic Millions Adelaide Yearling Sales, before Butterworth purchased him for…

Queensland Derby 2017 Nominations Feature Mongolian Wolf

Queensland Derby 2017 Nominations Feature Mongolian Wolf

Darren Weir’s in-form Kiwi expat Mongolian Wolf is one of the exciting 2017 Queensland Derby nominations taken for the Stradbroke Handicap Day feature this winter. Due to run at Eagle Farm Racecourse as one of three elite levels on June 10 this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, the $600,000 Group 1 Channel 7 Queensland Derby (2400m)…

2017 JJ Atkins Nominations Feature Undefeated Kiwi

2017 JJ Atkins Nominations Feature Undefeated Kiwi

The three-year-old New Zealanders dominated the Sydney autumn features and now it could be the Kiwis turn in Brisbane over the winter including two-year-old Qiji Phoenix who features in the JJ Atkins 2017 nominations. Racing Queensland closed nominations for a host of the Group 1 races of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival this week including…

Volkstok’n’barrell Tops 2016 Wayne Wilson Mile Field & Odds

Volkstok’n’barrell Tops 2016 Wayne Wilson Mile Field & Odds

Multiple Group 1 winning New Zealand galloper Volkstok’n’barrell is the headline acceptor and early favourite for The Wayne Wilson Mile 2016 at Eagle Farm Racecourse this Saturday in Brisbane. Due to run as Stradbroke Handicap Day Race 2 at 11:20am (AEST), this season’s $100,000 Listed The Wayne Wilson Mile (1600m) has attracted a full field…

Doomben Cup 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Doomben Cup 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

The 2016 Doomben Cup keeps the Group 1 racing action going in Brisbane on the weekend, betting tips and the latest odds for the weight-for-age winter classic found below. Set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 4:01pm (AEST), this year’s $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) features just 10 runners. Topping Doomben…

Hauraki Leads 2016 Doomben Cup Betting

Hauraki Leads 2016 Doomben Cup Betting

John O’Shea’s multiple Group 1 placed four-year-old Hauraki is early favourite in pre-field Doomben Cup 2016 betting for the latest Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival feature this Saturday. There are 14 first acceptances still officially entered for the weight-for-age $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) that headlines the Doomben Racecourse line-up on the weekend….

2016 Doomben Cup First Acceptances Feature 14 Gallopers

2016 Doomben Cup First Acceptances Feature 14 Gallopers

First acceptances and weights for Saturday week’s Doomben Cup 2016 are now out with last weekend’s upset Hollidale Stakes winner Leebaz among the contenders for the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival classic. Set to run at Doomben Racecourse on May 21, this year’s weight-for-age $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) originally attracted 40 nominations….

2016 AD Hollindale Stakes Betting Tips

2016 AD Hollindale Stakes Betting Tips

The traditional Doomben Cup lead-up runs at the Gold Coast Racecourse this weekend with a quality field of stayers facing off in the AD Hollindale Stakes 2016, betting tips for which are detailed below. Stealing the show as Race 7 at 3:40pm (local) on Saturday in Queensland’s major meeting, this year’s $358,000 Group 2 All-New…

2016 Australia Oaks Odds Update

2016 Australia Oaks Odds Update

The first of four Group 1 races on Day 2 of ‘The Championships’ at Royal Randwick Racecourse today is the Australian Oaks 2016, betting markets for the three-year-old fillies’ classic still firmly led by Jameka. Ciaron Maher’s Crown Oaks winner from the spring over 2500m might be drawn the outside barrier in this year’s $1…

Jamkea Tops 2016 Australian Oaks Odds

Jamkea Tops 2016 Australian Oaks Odds

Unsurprisingly the Ciaron Maher-trained Jameka remains clear favourite in Australian Oaks 2016 betting for this weekend at Royal Randwick despite her wide barrier for the three-year-old fillies’ classic. Last spring Maher’s daughter of Myboycharlie took out the Group 1 Crown Oaks (2500m) at Flemington on a Heavy-rated track, and she is likely to get similar…