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2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas Field: Fillies Draw Wide

2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas Field: Fillies Draw Wide

Two of the gun fillies accepted to take on the colts and geldings in this weekend’s Sunshine Coast Guineas 2017 field on Caloundra Cup Day have suffered an early blow drawing wide for the mile winter feature. Set to run as Caloundra Race 8 at 4:32pm (AEST) on Saturday afternoon, this season’s $125,000 Group 3…

Shiraz Declares Waugh on Eye Liner Stakes Field

Shiraz Declares Waugh on Eye Liner Stakes Field

Wyong-based trainer Kim Waugh heads into Saturday’s Eye Liner Stakes 2017 at Ipswich with an air of confidence in her proven wet-tracker Shiraz who she believes can bring his a-game to the black-type sprint. A key support act on the Ipswich Cup Day program, this year’s $175,000 Listed Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) has drawn a…

Capacity Eye Liner Stakes Field Confirmed

Capacity Eye Liner Stakes Field Confirmed

A capacity group of sprinters has been confirmed to line up on the 1350m course at Ipswich on Saturday, following the completion and release of the 2017 Listed Eye Liner Stakes field and barrier draw. The Virginian was unlucky to miss a run in the Stradbroke Handicap last weekend and should prove extremely tough to…

Cellargirl scores first up win in Bill Carter Stakes

Cellargirl scores first up win in Bill Carter Stakes

Pint sized filly Cellargirl scored an impressive first up win in the Listed $100,000 JRA Bill Carter Stakes (1200m) at Doomben today. Eagle Farm trainer Kelly Schweida prepared Cellargirl for her first up victory off the back of one barrier trial win and said that was enough for the lightly framed filly to return to…

2017 Bill Carter Stakes Field & Odds: Pretty Fast Firming Favourite

2017 Bill Carter Stakes Field & Odds: Pretty Fast Firming Favourite

Peter & Paul Snowden’s filly Pretty Fast may have had just the one career start to date but she is the firming favourite in Bill Carter Stakes 2017 betting for her black-type debut at Doomben on the weekend. Due to run as Race 2 at 12:47pm (AEST) on Saturday’s Queensland Oaks Day card moved from…

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…

2017 Doomben 10,000 Return for The Monstar

2017 Doomben 10,000 Return for The Monstar

Brett Cavanough’s sprinter The Monstar is ready for a return to racing getting thrown straight in the deep end first-up with a Group 1 Doomben 10,000 run in Brisbane this weekend. The six-year-old son of California Dane has just his second start at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday taking on a gun field of winter weight-for-age…

Winning Rupert Tops 2016 Vo Rogue Plate Field

Winning Rupert Tops 2016 Vo Rogue Plate Field

The Vo Rogue Plate 2016 odds at Eagle Farm on Saturday are sure to be short on the headline final acceptor for the Brisbane summer showdown Winning Rupert. Undefeated to date having won all four of his career starts, the Bjorn Baker-trained Written Tycoon colt is the top-rated of the dozen final acceptances for the…

Champ Elect Tops 2016 Calaway Gal Stakes Field & Odds

Champ Elect Tops 2016 Calaway Gal Stakes Field & Odds

One of the early black-type races on the Doomben Racecourse card in Brisbane this weekend is the Calaway Gal Stakes 2016 where Champ Elect is clear favourite to win. Due to run as Doomben Race 2 at 1:02pm (local) on Saturday afternoon, this summer’s $100,000 Listed International Interior Images Calaway Gal Stakes (1110m) field is…

Gibraltar Girl firms into equal favourite for Mode Plate

Gibraltar Girl firms into equal favourite for Mode Plate

The Team Snowden trained Gibraltar Girl has firmed into equal favourite with local filly Tiyatrolani in the Listed $100,000 Peak Sports And Spine Centre Mode Plate (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday. The Brisbane Racing Club are hoping for better luck this week after the Mode Plate for the three year fillies had to be cancels…