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2018 Magic Millions Guineas Fancies Head Gold Edition Plate Field

2018 Magic Millions Guineas Fancies Head Gold Edition Plate Field

A host of the early favourites for next month’s Gold Coast Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 2018 are engaged to face off at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday in the Gold Edition Plate field. A key early lead-up to the Restricted Listed $2 million Magic Millions 3YO Guineas (1400m) on January 13, this weekend’s $100,000 Listed Gold…

Houtzen Tracking Well Towards Spring Carnival Campaign

Houtzen Tracking Well Towards Spring Carnival Campaign

Jockey Jeff Lloyd is excited by the prospect of partnering rising three-year-old Houtzen, who is on track for a competitive return in the Group 1 Moir Stakes (1000m) at Moonee Valley on September 29th. Houtzen stormed onto the racing scene during her two-year-old campaign, but was sent to the paddock after failing to handle the…

Steel Zip to Get Home Hard in 2017 Ramornie Handicap

Steel Zip to Get Home Hard in 2017 Ramornie Handicap

Veteran grey Steel Zip got shuffled back at Grafton in the Clarence River Jockey Club’s premier sprint last winter but trainer Pat Duff believes the galloper can get home in the Ramornie Handicap 2017 this afternoon. Twelve months ago Duff’s Brisbane-trained son of Canadian Silver had to settle for third behind Smart Volatility (1st) and…

Emerald City Tops 2017 Queensland Cup Field & Weights

Emerald City Tops 2017 Queensland Cup Field & Weights

The Queensland Winter Racing Carnival hosts its final black-type race day at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday and Caloundra Cup graduate Emerald City heads the Queensland Cup 2017 field and weights for the two-mile feature. Running as the Sunshine Coast Race 7 at 4:02pm (AEST), this season’s $150,000 Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) has attracted a…

Sunshine Coast Guineas 2017 Betting Odds & Tips

Sunshine Coast Guineas 2017 Betting Odds & Tips

The 2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas is one of the key winter racing features running on Caloundra Cup Day this weekend, the latest odds and our insider betting tips on the three-years-old mile showdown found below. Running as Caloundra Race 8 at 4:32pm (AEST) the first three emergencies in the $125,000 Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas…

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…

2017 G.H. Mumm Open Quality Field & Odds

2017 G.H. Mumm Open Quality Field & Odds

One of the key support acts at Doomben on Tattersall’s Tiara Day this weekend is the G.H. Mumm Open Quality 2017 for the milers and it is a wide open affair in the black-type clash this season. Set to run as Doomben Race 6 at 3:17pm (AEST), the $100,000 Listed G.H. Mumm Open Quality (1615m)…

2017 Tattersall’s Tiara Form Guide & Betting Preview

2017 Tattersall’s Tiara Form Guide & Betting Preview

The Tattersall’s Tiara 2017 rounds out the Group 1 racing for another season and below is a full Tatt’s Tiara form guide preview and betting analysis on the Brisbane feature this weekend. Moved from Eagle Farm to Doomben Racecourse for 2017, this season’s $500,000 Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1350m) is set to run as Race…

Maternal Heads Beadman’s 2017 Gai Waterhouse Classic Quinella

Maternal Heads Beadman’s 2017 Gai Waterhouse Classic Quinella

Godolphin’s interim trainer Darren Beadman may be about to hand the reins over to James Cummings but the former hoop capped off a top Ipswich Cup Day on Saturday with Maternal and Kinshachi running the quinella in the Gai Waterhouse Classic 2017 results. Earlier in the day Beadman and Godolphin took out the $60,000 Bundamba…

Kinshachi Up To Class of Gai Waterhouse Classic 2017

Kinshachi Up To Class of Gai Waterhouse Classic 2017

Before handing things over to James Cummings early next month, Godolphin’s interim trainer Darren Beadman is hoping for a few more stakes wins and rates the stable’s 2017 Gai Waterhouse Classic runner Kinshachi as a class chance at Ipswich this weekend. Beadman’s biggest win since coming in for the powerhouse Godolphin operation happened last weekend…