News About Fred Best Classic Results

Queensland Guineas Next for 2017 Fred Best Classic Winner Niccanova

Queensland Guineas Next for 2017 Fred Best Classic Winner Niccanova

One of the progressive youngsters from the small team of Steve Tregea-trained horses out of Toowoomba stole the show in the last on Kingsford-Smith Cup Day with Niccanova onto the 2017 Queensland Guineas after winning the Fred Best Classic. A well-bred son of Nicconi, the up-and-coming gelding only made the line-up in the $150,000 Group…

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. Well-backed favourite Hucklebuck surprisingly took up the running in the early stages of the race and jockey Luke Nolen settled Havana…

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

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…