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Ruby Red Heart to Pump in JJ Atkins 2017

Ruby Red Heart to Pump in JJ Atkins 2017

The mile of next month’s 2017 JJ Atkins at Eagle Farm will be ideal for smart filly Ruby Red Heart according to trainer John Zielke who runs her in the traditional lead-up this weekend. The Toowoomba-based Zielke is keen to test his Show A Heart filly Ruby Red Heart in Saturday’s $250,000 Group 2 BRC…

2017 Champagne Classic Betting Tips & Update

2017 Champagne Classic Betting Tips & Update

The Champagne Classic 2017 kicks off the JJ Atkins campaign of the winter’s top two-year-olds, betting tips and updated odds on the Doomben 10,000 Day feature found below. A dozen juveniles are still in the mix for Doomben Race 4 at 2:06pm (AEST) on Saturday afternoon when the $175,000 Group 2 Moet Champagne Classic (1200m)…

Close Champagne Classic 2017 Odds on JJ Atkins Lead-Up

Close Champagne Classic 2017 Odds on JJ Atkins Lead-Up

The bookmakers are having a hard time separating the winning hopes of the JJ Atkins-bound two-year-olds in 2017 Champagne Classic betting for this weekend at Doomben Racecourse. The key support act on Doomben 10,000 Day, this year’s $175,000 Group 2 Moet Champagne Classic (1200m) field is down to 13 after the early scratching of Icon…

JJ Atkins Bound 2YOs Head 2017 Champagne Classic Field

JJ Atkins Bound 2YOs Head 2017 Champagne Classic Field

A field of potential JJ Atkins bound two-year-olds face off in the Champagne Classic 2017 field at Doomben Racecourse this weekend in Brisbane. The Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival gets into full swing on Saturday for Doomben 10,000 Day including the $175,000 Group 2 Moet Champagne Classic (1200m) set to run as Doomben Race 4 at…

2017 JJ Atkins Hopes Head Dalrello Stakes Field & Odds

2017 JJ Atkins Hopes Head Dalrello Stakes Field & Odds

A field of potential JJ Atkins 2017 bound two-year-olds face off at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday in the Dalrello Stakes on Victory Stakes Day. The line-up for this season’s $100,000 Listed Dalrello Stakes (1200m), set to run as Eagle Farm Race 4 at 1:47pm (AEST), is down to 10 after the early scratching of…

Winning Rupert Tops 2016 Vo Rogue Plate Field

Winning Rupert Tops 2016 Vo Rogue Plate Field

The Vo Rogue Plate 2016 odds at Eagle Farm on Saturday are sure to be short on the headline final acceptor for the Brisbane summer showdown Winning Rupert. Undefeated to date having won all four of his career starts, the Bjorn Baker-trained Written Tycoon colt is the top-rated of the dozen final acceptances for the…

Billy The Kid Targets 2017 Magic Millions Guineas

Billy The Kid Targets 2017 Magic Millions Guineas

The John & Chris Meagher-trained Billy The Kid put himself in Magic Millions 3YO Guineas 2017 contention with a nice Eagle Farm win over the weekend. A three-year-old son of Savabeel, the in-form gelding posted his second career win and enjoyed back-to-back victories at the track in a handicap over 1400m. Taking on a field…

2016 Tattersall’s Mile Betting Tips

2016 Tattersall’s Mile Betting Tips

The last of the Black-Type Brisbane races this Queensland Winter Racing Carnival is Saturday’s Tattersall’s Mile 2016, betting tips for the Doomben showdown detailed below. Running as Doomben Race 7 at 4:12pm (AEST), this year’s $100,000 Listed Tattersall’s Mile Handicap (1600m) features 11 hopefuls after the early withdrawal of Bewhatyouwannabe (5). Sitting top of the…

Harada Bay Deserves Tattersall’s Mile Win

Harada Bay Deserves Tattersall’s Mile Win

Ontrack Thoroughbreds’ Grant Morgan said no horse deserved to win the 2016 Tattersall’s Mile at Doomben Racecourse this weekend more than his syndicate’s runner Harada Bay. To date the Haradasun six-year-old, prepared at Eagle Farm by John & Chris Meagher, has won eight of his 45 starts but the galloper is yet to secure a…

Steel Zip Tops 2016 Tattersall’s Mile Field

Steel Zip Tops 2016 Tattersall’s Mile Field

The weekend’s only stakes race runs in Brisbane on Saturday with the Pat Duff-trained Steel Zip leading the Tattersall’s Mile 2016 field at Doomben Racecourse. Set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 4:12pm (AEST), this year’s $100,000 Listed Tattersall’s Mile Handicap (1600m) has attracted a final field of 12. Carrying the 59kg top weight…