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No plans for Stradbroke Handicap for Moreton Cup winner Deploy

No plans for Stradbroke Handicap for Moreton Cup winner Deploy

Deploy won’t be running in the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap even though he is exempt from the ballot after scoring a tough win in the Group 2 $175,000 Ascot Green Moreton Cup (1200m) at Doomben today.

Deploy, above winning at Randwick, scored a tough win in the Moreton Cup at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Deploy wasn’t among the twenty-seven ...

Snitty Kitty wins Lightning Handicap

Snitty Kitty wins Lightning Handicap

Flying filly Snitty Kitty was too slick for the older horses in winning the Listed $100,000 AMGROW Lightning Handicap (1050m) at Doomben today.

Snitty Kitty was able to win the Lightning Handicap at Doomben for trainer Henry Dwyer, above. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Winning jockey Tim Clark had Snitty Kitty ($4.40 favourite) quickly out of the gates to sit outside ...

2017 Queensland Oaks Results: Egg Tart Wins

2017 Queensland Oaks Results: Egg Tart Wins

The 2017 Queensland Oaks Day results will be known shortly and we are set for a big afternoon of racing at Doomben.

Egg Tart has the chance to record a second Group 1 victory in the 2017 Queensland Oaks at Doomben this afternoon. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

The Queensland Oaks meeting was originally set to be held at Eagle ...

Felines Heads 2017 Lightning Handicap Field & Odds

Felines Heads 2017 Lightning Handicap Field & Odds

Kris Lees’ smart mare Felines may be allocated top weight but she is still leading the current markets on the Lightning Handicap 2017 field for the Doomben black-type sprint on Queensland Oaks Day.

Top weight Felines leads the 2017 Lightning Stakes Field & Betting for the short distance sprint at Doomben this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Due to ...

Doomben to host 2017 Queensland Oaks

Doomben to host 2017 Queensland Oaks

The 2017 Group 1 Queensland Oaks will be run at Doomben on Saturday following Racing Queensland’s decision to transfer the classic for the three year old fillies away from Eagle Farm.

The Darren Weir trained Kenedna, above, is one of the top fancies for the Queensland Oaks at Doomben. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

The distance for the Queensland Oaks has ...

2016 Queensland Oaks to be run on Stradbroke Handicap Day

2016 Queensland Oaks to be run on Stradbroke Handicap Day

The 2016 Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) will be run next Saturday at Eagle Farm on Stradbroke Handicap Day after the reopening of the newly reconstructed Eagle Farm track was cancelled last Saturday because of the wild weather.

Kebede, yellow cap, is one of the main chances for Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Daniel Costello....

2015 Lightning Handicap Winner Whittington Off to Stud

2015 Lightning Handicap Winner Whittington Off to Stud

Trainer John Thompson persevered with four-year-old stallion Whittington who scored a final black-type win in the Lightning Handicap 2015 at Doomben Racecourse before heading off to stud.

Soon-to-retire Whittington wins the 2015 Lighting Handicap in a last-to-first effort up along the rail at Doomben. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Recently sold as a stallion prospect, the Tale Of The Cat entire trounced ...

2015 Queensland Oaks Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Queensland Oaks Day Scratchings & Track Report

Today Queensland Oaks Day 2015 takes centre stage at Doomben Racecourse as the latest Group 1 meeting of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival and it is shaping up as an ace Ladies Day this season.

Winx is firming favourite to win the 2015 Queensland Oaks at Doomben Racecourse today in Brisbane. Photo: Steve Hart.

It is mostly sunny in Brisbane ...

Territory Heads Lightning Handicap 2015 Betting Odds

Territory Heads Lightning Handicap 2015 Betting Odds

Stephen Lee’s returning veteran galloper Territory has opened top of the markets for the 2015 Lightning Handicap in Brisbane this weekend on Queensland Oaks Day.

Territory leads the 2015 Lightning Handicap betting markets for Doomben on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of 10 sprinters making up the field in this year’s $100,000 Listed Ascend Sales Trophies Lightning Handicap ...

Mr Favulous Accepts in 2015 Lightning Handicap Field

Mr Favulous Accepts in 2015 Lightning Handicap Field

Donald Baker’s last start Toowoomba winner Mr Favulous is one of the headline final acceptors for the Lightning Handicap 2015 at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday as part of the Queensland Oaks Day line-up.

Weetwood Handicap winner Mr Favulous is one of the best chances in the 2015 Lightning Handicap on Queensland Oaks Day in Brisbane on Saturday. Photo: Daniel ...