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Toy Show Quality 2016 Swansong for Slots

Toy Show Quality 2016 Swansong for Slots

Newcastle horseman Grant Marshall is preparing to bid a sad farewell to the stable’s star mare Slots who heads to the breeding barn after a swansong start in Saturday’s 2016 Toy Show Quality at Royal Randwick. The seven-year-old daughter of Casino Prince was last seen taking out a Benchmark 85 over 1250m at Canterbury in…

Slots Scores 2015 Just Now Quality Handicap Win

Slots Scores 2015 Just Now Quality Handicap Win

Grant Marshall’s visiting Newcastle-trained mare Slots scored the Just Now Quality Handicap 2015 win in Brisbane over the weekend as the favourite in the Doomben showdown. Twelve fillies and mares took to the track in this summer’s $100,000 Listed Bus Supply Partners Just Now Quality Handicap (1350m) including Marshall’s Casino Prince six-year-old Slots who went…

2015 Just Now Handicap Betting Tips

2015 Just Now Handicap Betting Tips

A class line-up of fillies are mares face off in Saturday’s Just Now Handicap 2015, betting tips for the Brisbane Summer Racing Carnival clash found below. Due to jump as Doomben Race 7 at 3:33pm (QLD time), this year’s $100,000 Listed Bus Supply Partners Just Now Quality Handicap (1350m) features a final field of 14…

Slots Shot at Black-Type in Just Now Handicap 2015

Slots Shot at Black-Type in Just Now Handicap 2015

Apprentice hoop Lester Grace is confident his mount Slots is a genuine chance in black-type company for the 2015 Just Now Handicap win this weekend at Doomben Racecourse. Twenty-year-old Grace is based at Rosehill in Sydney with Gerald Ryan but will chase his maiden stakes winning ride for Newcastle’s Grant Marshall when travelling to Queensland…

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…

Oakfield Commands to Enjoy Wet Show County Quality 2014

Oakfield Commands to Enjoy Wet Show County Quality 2014

Gerald Ryan’s veteran sprinter Oakfield Commands is one of the known mudlarks set to appreciate a likely bog track and Royal Randwick this weekend for his run in the 2014 Show County Quality. Drawing 19 nominations, this year’s edition of the $125,000 Group 3 Show County Quality (1200m) is one of five black-type features on…

Territory Sprints Well to Win Clubs NSW Handicap

Territory Sprints Well to Win Clubs NSW Handicap

Steadily building to the task over four starts this time in, Territory has displayed an exceptional turn of foot to overcome poor running position and win the Clubs NSW Handicap (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon. Jumping from the gates only fairly, the Lonhro gelding was forced to settle well off the pace of early…

2014 Civic Stakes Betting Tips

2014 Civic Stakes Betting Tips

The feature race in Sydney this weekend runs at Rosehill Racecourse with the Civic Stakes 2014 taking centre stage. There are 11 hopefuls in the mix for this year’s $100,000 Listed Civic Stakes (1350m) running as Sydney Race 6 at 3:15pm (AEST). Of those lining up in the handicap feature the firming favourite is the…

2014 Ramornie Handicap Target for Oakfield Commands

2014 Ramornie Handicap Target for Oakfield Commands

After missing out on the race last year, the now Gerald Ryan-trained Oakfield Commands could be set for a shot at the Ramornie Handicap 2014 again this Grafton Cup Carnival. The Commands gelding was previously prepared by the Broadmeadow-based Darren Smith and in line for a shot at NSW richest country sprint race the $150,000…