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2011 Blazer Stakes Field, Form & Odds

2011 Blazer Stakes Field, Form & Odds

The Blazer Stakes 2011 is one of the top Group features on a crack eight-event programme at Flemington this Sunday, the mares-only race this year attracting a capacity field. Running as Flemington Race 4 at 12:15pm (local time) on Sunday, the $200,000 Group 2 Blazer Stakes (1400m) will be contested by 16 starters with first…

Cups off the Spring Menu for Heidilicious

Cups off the Spring Menu for Heidilicious

John Sadler’s promising Zabeel filly Heidilicious is unlikely to target the Caulfield or Melbourne Cups this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, the rising four-year-old instead to target Group glory on Emirates Stakes Day. Heidilicious emerged as one of the potential stars of the upcoming spring season with her brave third place finish behind Shootoff in the…

Echoes of Heaven Spelling Ahead of Spring Classic

Echoes of Heaven Spelling Ahead of Spring Classic

Caulfield-based trainer Mick Price has confirmed that his Queensland Derby scratching, Echoes Of Heaven, is in the paddock spelling ahead of a hopeful spring comeback targeting the Sandown Classic. The $350,000 Group 2 Sandown Classic (2400m), set to run in mid-November at the end of the prestigious Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival, has belonged to just…

Shootoff Salutes to Give Rogerson QLD Oaks – Derby Double

Shootoff Salutes to Give Rogerson QLD Oaks – Derby Double

New Zealand-born trainer Graeme Rogerson has scored the prestigious Queensland Oaks – Queensland Derby double thanks to a brave final stride win by favourite Shootoff at Eagle Farm on Saturday. Just seven days previously at the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, Rogerson watched his wonder filly Scarlett Lady take out the Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m)….

Punters Prefer Fillies in Derby

Punters Prefer Fillies in Derby

The two best backed runners in the Group One Queensland Derby have been the only two fillies in the race, Shez Sinsational and Heidilicious, both of whom have had their prices cut from $9.00 to $8.00. Sportingbet Australia CEO Michael Sullivan said that the two fillies were clearly his worst result in Saturday’s Derby. “Both…

Sadler Knows There’s No Hiding From Shootoff

Sadler Knows There’s No Hiding From Shootoff

Stradbroke Handicap Day is just one sleep away and Flemington trainer John Sadler knows there will be no hiding from Queensland Derby favourite Shootoff when he saddles up Heidilicious in the three-year-olds classic. Graeme Rogerson’s Duelled gelding Shootoff has been at the top of the odds for this Saturday’s $500,000 Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m)…

Conners Hoping For Fashionable Guineas

Conners Hoping For Fashionable Guineas

Victorian trainer Heath Conners is expecting big things from his improving filly Fashion in the Group Two Queensland Guineas on Saturday. Fashion has shown great improvement since moving from the Clarry Conners yard in March. The filly raced in some of the bigger juvenile races for Clarry, including the BRC Sires Produce Stakes and Champagne…

Shootoff Derby Favourite

Shootoff Derby Favourite

The Graham and Debbie Rogerson trained Shootoff is now the sole favourite for the Group One Queensland Derby after Oaks winner Scarlett Lady was confirmed as a non-runner. Scarlett Lady and Shootoff had been sharing favouritism all week, however after Rogerson confirmed that the Oaks winning filly would be spelled and aimed at the spring…

Filly Has Delicious Queensland Derby Draw to Upset the Boys

Filly Has Delicious Queensland Derby Draw to Upset the Boys

John Sadler’s fiery but well performing filly Heidilicious has drawn one of the best barriers for this Saturday’s Queensland Derby, giving the impeccably bred daughter of Zabeel every chance to upset the boys in the Eagle Farm classic. Heidilicious, to be ridden by former Stradbroke Handicap winning hoop Jim Byrne for the first time on…

Heidilicious in Derby

Heidilicious in Derby

The John Sadler trained Heidilicious has been confirmed as a starter for Saturday’s Group One Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Heidilicious was second favourite in last Saturday’s Queensland Oaks, however she blew start of the race and was forced to settle last before unleashing in the home straight to finish fifth. In her previous start,…