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Waller Confirmed to Saddle 3 in 2014 Randwick City Stakes

Waller Confirmed to Saddle 3 in 2014 Randwick City Stakes

A talented list of nine has been confirmed to take to the start gates for the 2014 Randwick City Stakes (2000m) this weekend after the final field and barrier draw for the Listed event were released this morning. Despite nominating five from his talented stable of stayers, trainer Robert Hickmott has accepted positions in the…

2013 Premier’s Cup Betting Odds and Tips

2013 Premier’s Cup Betting Odds and Tips

One of the biggest days of the winter carnival takes place on Saturday for Doomben 10,000 day and one of the key support races on the program is the Group 3 2013 Premier’s Cup (2200m). The field contains a handy mix of imports and locals, many of whom will head towards next month’s Brisbane Cup….

Chairman’s Handicap 2013 Betting Tips

Chairman’s Handicap 2013 Betting Tips

There’s plenty on the line in the Group 3 2013 Chairman’s Handicap (2100m) on Saturday which forms part of an action-packed Eagle Farm program. Apart from the $115,000 in prizemoney up for grabs, all these horses get their chance to press claims for bigger things to come at the 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. It…

2013 Chairman’s Handicap – Final Field and Barrier Draw

2013 Chairman’s Handicap – Final Field and Barrier Draw

Brisbane’s winter carnival action kicks off with a bang on Saturday at Eagle Farm and one of the more open races on the eight-race program is the Group 3 2013 Chairman’s Handicap (2100m). The $115,000 event has attracted a full 14-horse field plus five emergencies and contains a number of local hopes and raiders. Returning…

2013 Chairman’s Handicap Nominations Feature Doomben Cup Hopes

2013 Chairman’s Handicap Nominations Feature Doomben Cup Hopes

A number of gallopers heading towards a run against Hollindale Stakes winner Lights Of Heaven in Saturday week’s Doomben Cup 2013 will face off at Eagle Farm this Saturday in the BTC Cup Day’s $115,000 Group 3 Chairman’s Handicap (2100m). One of the key features of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival the $500,000 Group 1…

Quality 2013 Doomben Cup Nominations Released

Quality 2013 Doomben Cup Nominations Released

Thirty nine horses have been included in initial nominations for the Group 1 2013 Doomben Cup (2000m) which takes place as the winter’s most lucrative staying race at Doomben on May 18. There is no shortage of quality and among the big names entered are Peter Moody-trained pair Lights Of Heaven and Manighar. The pair…

Queensland Derby 2012 Odds & Betting Update

Queensland Derby 2012 Odds & Betting Update

With the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival now officially underway punters are starting to get a clearer betting picture for the upcoming Group 1’s including the 2012 Queensland Derby. Running at Eagle Farm on Stradbroke Handicap Day, June 9, the $500,000 Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m) is the premier staying feature for three-year-olds for the winter…

Brambles Wins Rough Habit Plate 2012

Brambles Wins Rough Habit Plate 2012

Peter Moody-trained gelding Brambles has taken out a thrilling photo-finish victory in the Group 3 $125,000 2012 Rough Habit Plate (2000m) at Doomben today. The New Zealand-bred three-year-old had a favourable inside barrier draw and after jumping well jockey Brad Rawiller was able to sit near the front for the entire race. With highly-rated New…

2012 Gunsynd Classic Nominations

2012 Gunsynd Classic Nominations

While Sydney and Adelaide will dominate the Saturday racing action this weekend Brisbane will also be host to a double shot of Group events including the Gunsynd Classic 2012 at Eagle Farm. This year’s edition of the $125,000 Group 3 Gunsynd Classic (1600m), formerly the Gunsynd Mile, attracted 29 nominations when early entries were taken…