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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 ...

2015 Lightning Handicap Nominations Feature Falino

2015 Lightning Handicap Nominations Feature Falino

A dual nominee across the Queensland Oaks Day card at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday, the Darren Bell-trained Falino is one of the headline entries for the Lightning Handicap 2015.

Falino is a dual nominee for Saturday’s Queensland Oaks Day including in the 2015 Lightning Handicap. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Also in the mix for the $175,000 Group 2 Magic ...

I’m All The Talk Features in 2014 Caulfield Sprint Field

I’m All The Talk Features in 2014 Caulfield Sprint Field

Sydney sprinter I’m All The Talk is one of the headline final acceptors for Saturday’s Caulfield Sprint 2014 field on Caulfield Cup Day after having also been nominated for a lower key race at Randwick on the weekend.

I’m All The Talk races in Melbourne over Sydney on Saturday with Craig Williams to ride. Photo: Steve Hart.

Originally the Gary ...

Cape Kidnappers onto 2014 WJ Healy After Lightning Fast Win

Cape Kidnappers onto 2014 WJ Healy After Lightning Fast Win

Kelly Schweida’s injury-prone sprint star Cape Kidnappers continued their outstanding record with another tidy win at Eagle Farm today taking out the Lighting Handicap 2014 ahead of a WJ Healy back-up.

Cape Kidnappers will head towards the 2014 WJ Healy after their Stradbroke Handicap Day win. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Lightly raced for their age due to ongoing leg problems, ...

Cape Kidnappers Heads 2014 Lightning Handicap Field & Odds

Cape Kidnappers Heads 2014 Lightning Handicap Field & Odds

Kelly Schweida’s local sprinter Cape Kidnappers is shortie in the markets for one of the support races on Stradbroke Handicap Day this Saturday, the Lightning Handicap 2014.

Cape Kidnappers shoots for their second Brisbane feature win on the trot in Saturday's Lightning Handicap 2014. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Lightly raced with just the dozen starts to their name despite being ...

Sookie Well Backed In 2014 Canterbury Classic Betting

Sookie Well Backed In 2014 Canterbury Classic Betting

Sookie will be making her debut for the Gai Waterhouse stable in the 2014 Canterbury Classic tonight and has been easily the best-backed runner in betting markets for the Listed event.

Sookie has been well-backed to return to the races with a win in the 2014 Canterbury Classic tonight. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Sookie has not been seen at the ...