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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…

Kingsford-Smith Cup Day 2017 Results: Clearly Innocent Wins the Group 1

Kingsford-Smith Cup Day 2017 Results: Clearly Innocent Wins the Group 1

Brisbane’s Group 1 winter racing action moves to Eagle Farm Racecourse today, Saturday May 27, and the complete 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup Day results across the afternoon will be available right here. There are eight Eagle Farm races taking place on the old BTC Cup Day card including the Group 1 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup (1300m) –…

2017 Kingsford Smith Cup Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

2017 Kingsford Smith Cup Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

The revamped Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival continues today, Saturday May 27, with Kingsford Smith Cup Day 2017 moving the action to Eagle Farm Racecourse – the meeting’s full race scratchings and track report detailed below. It is sunny skies in Brisbane today and no chance of any real rainfall, but the controversial Eagle Farm track…

Fred Best Classic 2017 Betting Tips & Update: Good Standing Out

Fred Best Classic 2017 Betting Tips & Update: Good Standing Out

The 2017 Fred Best Classic closes the card at Eagle Farm Racecourse this Saturday in Brisbane and with the scratching of the Hong Kong-bound Good Standing, our insider betting tips and updated odds on the three-years-old clash are detailed below. Running as Race 8 on Kingsford-Smith Cup Day, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Fred Best…

2017 Fred Best Classic Odds: Good Standing Favourite

2017 Fred Best Classic Odds: Good Standing Favourite

James Cummings’ last start Doomben winning Sydney raider Good Standing is favourite in Fred Best Classic 2017 betting to keep the successful winter form going this Saturday at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Despite drawing way out in the field, the Artie Schiller colt leads the latest markets at on the $150,000 Group 3 Fred Best Classic…

Fred Best Classic 2017 Field Features Dreams Aplenty

Fred Best Classic 2017 Field Features Dreams Aplenty

John Zielke’s flying three-year-old Dreams Aplenty will chase a fifth win on the trot lining-up in Saturday’s 2017 Fred Best Classic field at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Closing the revamped Kingsford-Smith Cup Day card as Race 8 at 4:32pm (AEST), this season’s $150,000 Group 3 Fred Best Classic (1400m) has drawn a capacity field of three-year-olds….

Good Standing Heads 2017 Fred Best Classic Nominations

Good Standing Heads 2017 Fred Best Classic Nominations

James Cummings’ highly-rated Sydney raider Good Standing is one of the early standouts among Saturday’s Fred Best Classic 2017 nominations for the Group 3 at Eagle Farm Racecourse. A key support act on the Kingsford-Smith Cup Day program, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Fred Best Classic (1400m) drew 30 three-year-olds at nomination stage on Monday….

Queensland Day Stakes Winner Good Standing Too Good

Queensland Day Stakes Winner Good Standing Too Good

A step-up in grade next race during the winter in Brisbane is likely on the cards for the James Cummings-trained Good Standing after the colt’s smart win over the locals in the 2017 Queensland Day Stakes at Doomben. The Sydney-based son of Artie Schiller was one of the best in a tight betting market for…

2017 Gold Coast Guineas Results: Savanna Amour Wins

2017 Gold Coast Guineas Results: Savanna Amour Wins

A Group run in Brisbane over the winter could be on the cards for the classy John Meagher-trained filly Savanna Amour after she beat home the boys in the Gold Coast Guineas 2017 on the weekend. The daughter of Love Conquers All raced first-up in Saturday’s $125,000 Group 3 Gold Coast Guineas (1200m) jumping from…

Bowman to give Malaguerra a boost in 2016 Stradbroke Handicap

Bowman to give Malaguerra a boost in 2016 Stradbroke Handicap

Australia’s leading Group 1 jockey Hugh Bowman will try to add to his Group 1 tally when he partners Malaguerra in the Group 1 $1.5m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Bowman has already ridden ten Group 1 winners for the current season, which is already one more that he rode in…