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Quarterbar Up to Par for Derby

Quarterbar Up to Par for Derby

Flemington-based trainer Michael Moroney is convinced his progressive colt Quarterbar is a deserving Queensland Derby contender following their much-improved win in Brisbane on Wednesday.

Oratorio three-year-old Quarterbar bounced back after their disappointing last-start 11th to Fillydelphia in the Group 3 Rough Habit Plate (2020m) on May 14, going out at Doomben on Wednesday to score an emphatic four length ...

Heavenly Derby Trial for Price

Heavenly Derby Trial for Price

Caulfield trainer Mick Price should be bullish over his chances of winning Saturday week’s Queensland Derby after last weekend’s run from his progressive colt Echoes Of Heaven.

Echoes Of Heaven ran a strong Queensland Derby trial last weekend

All the attention last Saturday at Doomben was on the Peter Moody-trained Turnitup, who scored a narrow victory in ...

Choice Ride for Cassidy in Gunsynd

Choice Ride for Cassidy in Gunsynd

Two-time Melbourne Cup winning jockey Jim Cassidy will maintain his association with improving three-year-old Levi’s Choice this Saturday, hoop and horse both officially kicking off their Brisbane Winter Carnival campaigns at Eagle Farm.

Galileo gelding Levi’s Choice is one of four acceptors for Saturday’s $125,000 Group 3 Gunsynd Classic (1600m) for Warwick Farm-based trainer John Thompson.

On April 16 ...

2011 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Nominations

2011 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas Nominations

Next month the action of the 2011 Gold Coast Magic Millions Race Day will light up the Gold Coast Racecourse on Saturday January 15 featuring an elite line-up of races including the $1 million Magic Millions 3YO Guineas (1400m).

The 2011 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas has attracted 106 nominations, a host of classy Magic Millions-purchased three-year-olds heading towards the showdown....