News About Hampden Stakes

JJ Atkins Unlikely for Hampden Stakes Winner Archives

JJ Atkins Unlikely for Hampden Stakes Winner Archives

Archives has stamped himself as one to watch Doomben Racecourse this afternoon with an impressive late kick for success in the Listed Hampden Stakes (1200m).

Archives (inside) poked clear on the line to beat Jericho on the line in the Hampden Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Daniel Costello

Archives had made only one competitive start leading into the Hampden Stakes, but ...

2016 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

Eight races have been slated for the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s feature card today; 2016 Doomben Cup Day.

Hauraki is favourite to win the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) in Brisbane this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart

Seven of the day’s eight races will be contested at black type level, highlighted by the featured Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) which has attracted ...

Archives Heads 2016 Hampden Stakes Field & Betting

Archives Heads 2016 Hampden Stakes Field & Betting

Lightly-raced Godolphin galloper Archives is favourite in betting to break his maiden status at career start number two after drawing the inside alley in Saturday’s Hampden Stakes 2016 at Doomben Racecourse.

Legerity is one of the top two-year-olds in the 2016 Hampden Stakes field and betting markets in Brisbane on Doomben Cup Day this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running ...

Berry Wins Maiden Eagle Farm Ride – Hampden Stakes 2014 Results

Berry Wins Maiden Eagle Farm Ride – Hampden Stakes 2014 Results

In-form jockey Tommy Berry began his fly-in-fly-out Stradbroke Handicap Day assault in fine form winning his first ever ride at Eagle Farm Racecourse aboard Sports Edition in the 2014 Hampden Stakes.

Sports Edition handed jockey Tommy Berry a win in his maiden Eagle Farm ride. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Kicking off the Brisbane racing action today was the $100,000 Listed ...

Pinch River Tops 2014 Hampden Stakes Field

Pinch River Tops 2014 Hampden Stakes Field

Rob Heathcote’s locally-trained two-year-old Pinch River heads a promising field of fellow juveniles in the Stradbroke Handicap Day opener at Eagle Farm on Saturday wearing the number one saddlecloth in the Hampden Stakes 2014.

Dalrello Stakes winner Pinch River is after another Brisbane Black-Type on Saturday in the Hampden Stakes 2014. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The first of nine ...

Missy Longstocking Wins First on Stradbroke Handicap Day 2013

Missy Longstocking Wins First on Stradbroke Handicap Day 2013

The first race on 2013 Stradbroke Handicap Day went to the locals with promising Queensland-trained filly Missy Longstocking taking out the $100,000 Listed Ambassador Travel Hampden Stakes (1200m) in fine style at Eagle Farm.

Hampden Stakes winner Missy Longstocking will be in Melbourne for the spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

Prepared in Brisbane by Liam Birchley the Sequalo two-year-old was ...

2013 Stradbroke Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Update

2013 Stradbroke Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Update

It’s sunny skies in Brisbane this morning with only a 50% chance of showers for the much anticipated Stradbroke Handicap Day 2013 and below we take a look at the early scratchings and latest track report for the Eagle Farm meeting.

Originally a large number of withdrawals were being predicted for the bumper nine-race program which features a triple shot ...

Hampden Stakes 2013 – Nominations Released

Hampden Stakes 2013 – Nominations Released

It may not be the biggest two-year-old race on Saturday’s Stradbroke Handicap program but the Listed 2013 Hampden Stakes (1200m) is a strong support event.

Missy Longstocking Heads Lancaster Stakes nominations. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Thirteen two-year-olds have been entered for the $100,000 sprint including classy local filly Missy Longstocking.

The Liam Birchley-trained galloper is expected to appreciate a drop back ...

Hampden Stakes 2012 – Betting Tips

Hampden Stakes 2012 – Betting Tips

The Brisbane Winter Carnival kicks off at Doomben Racecourse this weekend and a key part of the bumper eight-race card is the Listed $100,000 2012 Hampden Stakes (1200m).

Run as the third race on the Doomben Card, the Hampden Stakes allows a strong field of two-year-olds to press their claims ahead of the Group 1 TJ Smith which will take ...

Hampden Stakes 2012 Odds – Better Than Ready Favourite

Hampden Stakes 2012 Odds – Better Than Ready Favourite

Promising Kelly Schweida-trained colt Better Than Ready heads the betting market for Saturday’s Listed 2012 Hampden Stakes (1200m) which will take place on the opening day of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival at Doomben Racecourse.

Fresh off a sensational debut win at Eagle Farm on April 21, the son of More Than Ready is currently paying $2.80 at bookmaker.com.au ...