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Craiglea Deken Leads 2017 Mackay Cup Nominations

Craiglea Deken Leads 2017 Mackay Cup Nominations

Krystle Johnston’s flying four-year-old Craiglea Deken is the standout galloper among the Mackay Cup 2017 nominations for the North Queensland feature race this Saturday. Ooralea Racecourse comes to life on the weekend with the Mackay Turf Club hosting their biggest race meeting of the year headlined by this year’s edition of the $75,000 Mackay Cup…

Buffering Tops 2016 Magic Millions QTIS Open Plate Field

Buffering Tops 2016 Magic Millions QTIS Open Plate Field

The third race on Saturday’s Gold Coast Magic Millions Race Day is set to be a cracker with the acceptance of Robert Heathcote’s six time Group 1 champion Buffering into the Magic Millions QTIS Open Plate 2016 field. Due to jump at 12:50pm, this year’s $1 million Magic Millions QTIS Open Plate (1300m) attracted a…

2015 Just Now Handicap Field & Odds

2015 Just Now Handicap Field & Odds

This Saturday one of the two feature races at Doomben Racecourse on Brisbane Handicap Day is the fillies-and-mares’ only Just Now Handicap 2015 where Typhoon Jolie is the narrow favourite in a 14-starter field. Set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 3:33pm (AEST), this year’s $100,000 Listed Bus Supply Partners Just Now Quality Handicap…

Little Brown Horse Leads 2015 Just Now Handicap Nominations

Little Brown Horse Leads 2015 Just Now Handicap Nominations

Kelly Doughty’s in-form Gold Coast visitor Little Brown Horse is the headline nominee for the major support race on the Doomben card in Brisbane on Saturday, the Just Now Fillies and Mares Handicap 2015. Brisbane Handicap Day features a double shot of black-type racing including the $100,000 Just Now Fillies and Mares Handicap (1350m) that…

Gai Waterhouse Classic 2015 Field: Top Weight Scratched

Gai Waterhouse Classic 2015 Field: Top Weight Scratched

Acceptances for Saturday’s Ipswich Cup Day races may have only closed on Wednesday morning but already there is a scratching from the 2015 Gai Waterhouse Classic field with top weight I’ve Got The Looks withdrawn from the sprint. Bringing the Ipswich race card to a close as Race 8 at 4:32pm (AEST) on the weekend…

Peace Force Leads Ryan-Trained 2015 Glenlogan Park Stakes Quinella

Peace Force Leads Ryan-Trained 2015 Glenlogan Park Stakes Quinella

Sydney’s Gerald Ryan enjoyed the winning Glenlogan Park Stakes 2015 quinella in Brisbane on Doomben 10,000 Day with Peace Force narrowly beating home stablemate Solicit in the fillies-and-mares feature. The second on the Doomben race card, this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Glenlogan Park Stakes (1350m) feature a final field of 12 with all the money…