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2014 Fred Best Classic Results: Havana Returns To Winning Form

2014 Fred Best Classic Results: Havana Returns To Winning Form

Talented gelding Havana lost as a short-priced favourite in Brisbane last weekend, but returned to winning form with an impressive win over a strong field in the 2014 Fred Best Classic at Doomben this afternoon.

Havana upset fancied rivals Hucklebuck and Dothraki to win the 2014 Fred Best Classic at Doomben this afternoon. Photo: Daniel Costello

Well-backed favourite Hucklebuck surprisingly ...

2013 Fred Best Classic Won by Platinum Kingdom in Upset – Doomben Results

2013 Fred Best Classic Won by Platinum Kingdom in Upset – Doomben Results

New Zealand gelding Platinum Kingdom has stolen another Australian black-type race, producing an upset result to win the Group 3 2013 Fred Best Classic (1350m) at Doomben.

Platinum Kingdom claimed the Fred Best Classic. Photo: Daniel Costello.

In a strong field, the Lisa Latta-trained sprinter jumped as a $13 chance but he proved far too strong in the finish.

With ...

Mental Wins Fred Best Classic 2012

Mental Wins Fred Best Classic 2012

Odds-on favourite Mental has justified his short-priced favouritism today, finishing in terrific fashion to take the Group 3 2012 Fred Best Classic (1350m).

The Stradbroke Handicap-bound gelding jumped poorly and was still in the back half of the field as they approached the final bend.

Ridden by Kerrin McEvoy, the son of Lohnro had to work to get to ...