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Denwood Better Than Their 2014 Caloundra Cup Odds

Denwood Better Than Their 2014 Caloundra Cup Odds

Local Sunshine Coast trainer Darryl Hansen rates his hope in Saturday’s Caloundra Cup 2014 Denwood a far better chance in the feature than their double figure price suggests. One of 11 remaining gallopers in the $175,000 Listed Ross MacLean Fellowship Caloundra Cup (2400m) following the early scratching of #7 Perfect Start, Denwood pays around $26…

2013 Bernborough Handicap Nominations – Toowoomba Racing

2013 Bernborough Handicap Nominations – Toowoomba Racing

Toowoomba’s New Year’s Eve racing action will be top class thanks to a record prize money meet for the recently upgraded track highlighted by the Bernborough Handicap 2013. Previously held at Doomben on the Saturday after Christmas, this year’s edition of the $175,000 Listed TRC City Of Toowoomba Bernborough Handicap (1625m) runs at Toowoomba’s first…

Fillydelphia Tops 2013 Brisbane Handicap Field

Fillydelphia Tops 2013 Brisbane Handicap Field

This weekend Rob Heathcote’s in-form mare Fillydelplhia will shoot for her second win from three starts when she takes on a top field of milers in Doomben’s Brisbane Handicap 2013. One of five stakes races on the Brisbane race card on Saturday, this year’s $80,000 Listed Pages Event Equipment Brisbane Handicap (1600m) has drawn a…

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…

Eagle Farm Race Fields & Program – Saturday March 3, 2012

Eagle Farm Race Fields & Program – Saturday March 3, 2012

While much of the attention this weekend will be focused on Australian Guineas Day at Flemington and Sydney’s Group race card at Rosehill, Eagle Farm Racecourse in Brisbane is also set to host a top day’s racing headlined by a double-shot of black-type action. Racing at the Tattersall’s Racing Club at Eagle Farm this Saturday…

Startsmeup Features In Sunshine Coast Cup 2012 Nominations

Startsmeup Features In Sunshine Coast Cup 2012 Nominations

Startsmeup will aim to win his first race of the year when he lines up for the $100,000 Listed Sunshine Coast Cup at Sunshine Coast Racecourse this Friday January 27, 2012. The four-year-old has been nominated for the race along with 18 other runners. Startsmeup finished second in his last start in the $400,000 Magic…

Zero Rock Tops 2011 Lough Neagh Stakes Weights

Zero Rock Tops 2011 Lough Neagh Stakes Weights

Defending Lough Neagh Stakes winner Zero Rock has been allocated the 58kg topweight of the nominees as she prepares to defend her title in the Doomben Summer Series feature on Saturday. One of 17 early entries for the $200,000 Listed Lough Neagh Stakes (1350m) this year, the Kelso Wood-trained Danzero mare rises three kilos on…

Lough Neagh Stakes 2011 Nominations – Doomben Summer Series

Lough Neagh Stakes 2011 Nominations – Doomben Summer Series

This Saturday the second leg of the Doomben Summer Series will take centre stage in Brisbane with the 2011 Lough Neagh Stakes, a crack list featuring many stakes winners having been nominated for the lucrative feature. A total of 17 early entries were taken today for the $200,000 Listed Lough Neagh Stakes (1350m) including the…

Adebisi 2011 George Moore Stakes winner

Adebisi 2011 George Moore Stakes winner

Punters that jumped on $18 bolter Adebisi will be having a Merry Christmas after it led throughout to win Saturday’s Group 3 2011 George Moore Stakes (1200m) at Doomben. Those who collected should also be thanking under-rated Gold Coast hoop Paul Hammersley who set a slow speed and virtually stole the race. It was of…

George Moore Stakes 2011 Tips & Form Guide

George Moore Stakes 2011 Tips & Form Guide

The black-type action in Brisbane continues this Saturday with the latest Group race of the off-season, Doomben’s Summer Series getting underway with the running of the 2011 George Moore Stakes, and to help punters pick the winner in the sprint showdown the Races.com.au team has the best form guide and betting tips below. Due to…