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2017 JJ Atkins Winner Capital Gain Brave Late

2017 JJ Atkins Winner Capital Gain Brave Late

Market drifter Capital Gain came with a roaring late run in the JJ Atkins 2017 over the Doomben mile on Saturday to score a big upset in the classic without the odds-on favourite in sight. All the money in this year’s $600,000 Group 1 BMW J.J. Atkins (1600m) was on the Kiwi filly Melody Belle…

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Day Results: Impending Wins The Feature

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Day Results: Impending Wins The Feature

The 2017 Stradbroke Handicap Day results will be known shortly and we are set for a big afternoon of racing at Doomben. The Stradbroke Handicap meeting was originally scheduled to be held at Eagle Farm, but the meeting was transferred to Doomben following the shocking performance of the Eagle Farm track on Darley Kingsford Smith…

JJ Atkins 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

JJ Atkins 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

The 2017 JJ Atkins is one of three Group 1 Doomben races on the Brisbane card this Saturday in the sunshine state and below are our insider tips on the two-years-old classic plus updated odds on the mile event. Doomben Race 6 at 2:20pm (AEST) features a final field of 14 juveniles facing off in…

2017 JJ Atkins Form Guide & Race Preview

2017 JJ Atkins Form Guide & Race Preview

The season’s top-tier two-year-olds take to the Doomben track on Saturday in the JJ Atkins 2017, a full race form guide and betting preview for which is detailed below. Running as Race 6 at 2:20pm (AEST) on the Stradbroke Handicap Day card, this year’s $600,000 Group 1 JJ Atkins (1600m) features 15 young hopefuls. Just…

JJ Atkins 2017 Betting Update: Melody Belle Nears Odds-On

JJ Atkins 2017 Betting Update: Melody Belle Nears Odds-On

The BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes winning filly Melody Belle is nearing odds-on territory in the latest 2017 JJ Atkins betting markets for the mile feature for two-year-olds at Doomben on Saturday. One of three elite level Stradbroke Handicap Day races moved from Eagle Farm to Doomben Racecourse this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, the $600,000 Group…

Melody Belle Heads 2017 JJ Atkins Field

Melody Belle Heads 2017 JJ Atkins Field

Group 1 winning New Zealand-trained filly Melody Belle will be a short-priced favourite in the JJ Atkins 2017 field at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday after connections paid the late entry to get her into the mix. Originally the stable that races the flying Stephen Autridge & Jamie Richards-trained Commands filly missed the first acceptance cut…

Blinkers on Capital Gain in JJ Atkins 2017

Blinkers on Capital Gain in JJ Atkins 2017

Eagle Farm trainer Paul Butterworth is confident the addition of blinkers will help the stable’s untapped two-year-old Capital Gain post his maiden black-type win in the 2017 JJ Atkins this Saturday in Brisbane. Butterworth’s Ad Valorem gelding was passed in at $19,000 from the 2016 Magic Millions Adelaide Yearling Sales, before Butterworth purchased him for…

Aloisia Up To 2017 JJ Atkins Test

Aloisia Up To 2017 JJ Atkins Test

Former Kiwi filly Aloisia put the writing on the wall with an impressive Flemington win on debut and trainer Ciaron Maher believes she is now up to the test of Saturday’s Group 1 JJ Atkins 2017 in Brisbane. Aloisia had her opening two career starts across the Tasman before joining Maher’s Victorian stables earlier this…

JJ Atkins Hopes Head 2017 The Phoenix Field & Betting

JJ Atkins Hopes Head 2017 The Phoenix Field & Betting

A field full of two-year-olds having a final bid at making Saturday week’s 2017 JJ Atkins field will face off in the first at Doomben Racecourse this weekend when The Phoenix opens the Queensland Oaks Day action. Both this Saturday’s Brisbane Group 1 race meeting and the Stradbroke Handicap Day card next weekend have been…

JJ Atkins 2017 First Acceptances: Melody Belle To Pay Late Entry

JJ Atkins 2017 First Acceptances: Melody Belle To Pay Late Entry

Te Akau Racing will pay the late entry to get Melody Belle into the 2017 JJ Atkins after missing the first acceptance cut off for the two-years-old Group 1 run on Stradbroke Handicap Day. Racing Queensland took first declarations for the three upcoming features at the June 10 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival meeting that has…