News About Doomben Races

2015 Melbourne Autumn Carnival in Pipeline for Egyptian Melody

2015 Melbourne Autumn Carnival in Pipeline for Egyptian Melody

Two-year-old Egyptian Melody has yet to make her racing debut yet trainer Danny Bougoure is already planning an autumn campaign in Melbourne for the filly. The Exceed And Excel filly will run first-up at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday in the 2YO Fillies Handicap (1110m) and if she races well could travel down south to Melbourne…

2014 Just Now Quality Betting Tips

2014 Just Now Quality Betting Tips

Five black-type races are running at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday, including the Listed Just Now Quality (1350m). A near-maximum field of 15 runners will tackle the $100,000 race, for which there are five single figure hopefuls. Leading the Just Now Quality betting market at is Commanding Wit at $3. The five-year-old mare will carry the…

2014 George Moore Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 George Moore Stakes Final Field & Barrier Draw

The Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) is the sole feature race running at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday. Just one of the 13 nominated horses failed to declare for the final field on Wednesday, Flying Riddle, leaving a final field of 12 sprinters. The Desleigh Forster-trained Adebisi continues to headline the field after gaining a…

Adebisi Headlines 2014 George Moore Stakes Nominations

Adebisi Headlines 2014 George Moore Stakes Nominations

The Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) is the feature race running at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday. 13 classy sprinters have been nominated for the race, which has seen its nominations extended until 9:00am (local time) Tuesday. Headlining the nominated horses so far is the Desleigh Forster-trained Adebisi. The seven-year-old gelding has won two of…

Hopfgarten Fighting Fit Ahead of 2014 Recognition Stakes

Hopfgarten Fighting Fit Ahead of 2014 Recognition Stakes

Four-year-old galloper Hopfgarten will be one to beat in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday after overcoming an injury scare. The Robert Heathcote-trained gelding enjoyed black-type racing success during the Brisbane Winter Carnival after winning both the Group 3 APHS Gunsynd Classic (1600m) and Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas (1600m), both…

Recognition Stakes Odds 2013 – Fillydelphia Narrow Favourite

Recognition Stakes Odds 2013 – Fillydelphia Narrow Favourite

Rob Heathcote’s last start Eagle Farm winner Fillydelphia has opened narrow favourite in a tight 2013 Recognition Stakes betting battle for the Doomben feature this weekend. The six-year-old daughter of Bianconi took her career wins into double digits on November 16 when she scored and easy three and a half length win over 1400m in…