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Hartnell Included In The Metropolitan Nominations

Hartnell Included In The Metropolitan Nominations

The 2016 The Metropolitan nominations have been released and the in-form Hartnell has been included in the initial entries for the Group 1 event that will be held at Royal Randwick on October 1.

Hartnell remains a chance of being the star attraction in the 2016 The Metropolitan. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hartnell failed to fire during the 2015 Spring ...

Black Heart Bart 1 of 4 Weir horses in Underwood Stakes nominations

Black Heart Bart 1 of 4 Weir horses in Underwood Stakes nominations

Dual Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart is one of four Darren Weir trained gallopers among the sixteen nominations for the Group 1 $500,000 Underwood Stakes (1800m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Black Heart Bart, above, heads trainer Darren Weir’s team in the Underwood Stakes nominations. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Black Heart Bart is the winner of the Group 1 ...

Our Ivanhowe is the 2016 Doomben Cup Winner

Our Ivanhowe is the 2016 Doomben Cup Winner

Our Ivanhowe has finally broken through for a maiden win at the highest level of Australian racing; returning from a freshen-up to take out the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) in Brisbane this afternoon.

Our Ivanhowe charged home late to win the Group 1 Doomben Cup this afternoon. Photo: Daniel Costello

Our Ivanhowe was arguably the forgotten runner in the ...

Snippets Land Wins BRC Sprint

Snippets Land Wins BRC Sprint

Snippets Land mustered a monumental late turn of foot to overcome a talented field at Doomben this afternoon and win the Group 3 BRC Sprint (1350m) in impressive fashion.

Snippets Land produced a career-best performance to win the Group 3 BRC Sprint at Doomben this afternoon. Photo: Daniel Costello

Snippets Land jumped from barrier 9 well this afternoon, but was ...

JJ Atkins Unlikely for Hampden Stakes Winner Archives

JJ Atkins Unlikely for Hampden Stakes Winner Archives

Archives has stamped himself as one to watch Doomben Racecourse this afternoon with an impressive late kick for success in the Listed Hampden Stakes (1200m).

Archives (inside) poked clear on the line to beat Jericho on the line in the Hampden Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Daniel Costello

Archives had made only one competitive start leading into the Hampden Stakes, but ...

2016 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

Eight races have been slated for the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s feature card today; 2016 Doomben Cup Day.

Hauraki is favourite to win the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) in Brisbane this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

Seven of the day’s eight races will be contested at black type level, highlighted by the featured Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) which has attracted ...

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.

Kiwi raider Volkstok’n’barrell is the Races.com.au favourite to win the 2016 Doomben Cup in Brisbane on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 4:01pm (AEST), this ...

2016 Doomben Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 Doomben Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

The second Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival Group 1 runs this weekend with the Doomben Cup 2016 taking centre stage in Queensland, a detailed form guide analysis and betting preview on the weight-for-age classic listed below.

Maurus is the only horse in Saturday’s 2016 Doomben Cup field with winning form at the track. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Set to run as Doomben ...

Small 10-Horse 2016 Doomben Cup Field Released

Small 10-Horse 2016 Doomben Cup Field Released

A small field of just 10 gallopers will face off in the Doomben Cup 2016 this Saturday in Brisbane.

2016 Doomben Cup favourite Hauraki has come up trumps with barrier one for Saturday in Brisbane. Photo: Steve Hart.

Heading the eight-race card at Doomben Racecourse, this year’s $650,000 Group 1 Hardy Brothers Doomben Cup (2000m) is set to run ...

Noble Protector Shaping Up for 2016 Doomben Cup

Noble Protector Shaping Up for 2016 Doomben Cup

Melbourne horseman Robert Smerdon has described his Doomben Cup 2016 hope for Saturday Noble Protector as being “in good shape” as he shoots for a maiden win in the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival feature.

Noble Protector is looking to beat home the boys in the 2016 Doomben Cup on Saturday in her Brisbane debut. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

Six-year-old Haafhd mare ...