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Big Tree Scores Big Upset in 2015 Ken Russell Memorial Classic

Big Tree Scores Big Upset in 2015 Ken Russell Memorial Classic

Former Brisbane trainer, the now Gold Coast-based Peter Balzen celebrated his second feature win at his local track with promising two-year-old Big Tree scoring an upset win in the Ken Russell Memorial Classic 2015 on A.D. Hollindale Stakes Day.

Big Tree Wins the 2015 Ken Russell Memorial Classic at huge odds on the Gold Coast for trainer Peter Balzen. ...

Better Than Ready Heads 2012 Hampden Stakes Nominations

Better Than Ready Heads 2012 Hampden Stakes Nominations

Highly promising Brisbane colt Better Than Ready heads a 10-horse list of nominations for Saturday’s 2012 Hampden Stakes (1200m) at Brisbane’s Doomben Racecourse.

Rated among the early favourites for June’s Group 1 2012 TJ Smith Plate, the Kelly Schweida-trained two-year-old burst on to the scene in late April with a dominant debut win in the Ramsay Health Care ...

Biggles Out for Gold Coast Guineas 2012 Upset

Biggles Out for Gold Coast Guineas 2012 Upset

Local Jet Spur gelding Biggles may be first-up and facing a tough field of fellow three-year-olds in Saturday’s 2012 Gold Coast Guineas but trainer Noel Doyle is confident the youngster has come on well since their last appearance and is ready to score an upset.

Punch On is one of the main dangers in the 2012 Gold Coast Guineas on ...

2012 Gold Coast Guineas Field, Barriers & Preview

2012 Gold Coast Guineas Field, Barriers & Preview

This Saturday the first of the early Queensland Winter Racing Carnival meetings will take place at the Gold Coast with one of the two Group features on the card being the Gold Coast Guineas 2012.

Stakes winner Morning Captain is one of the top fancies for the 2012 Gold Coast Guineas this Saturday

Bringing the day to a close ...

Punch On is 2012 Magic Millions Guineas winner

Punch On is 2012 Magic Millions Guineas winner

Gold Coast trainer Peter Balzen gave hope to all small yards when Luxbet $9 chance Punch On won Saturday’s $1m 2012 Magic Millions Guineas (3YO, 1400m) at the Gold Coast.

The local, who has just over a dozen horses in training,  came good when his filly trumped up her second win in as many starts in the 2012 Magic Millions ...

2012 Magic Millons 3YO Guineas Barrier Draw – Safusa Sure Thing in Two

2012 Magic Millons 3YO Guineas Barrier Draw – Safusa Sure Thing in Two

David Pfieffer’s smart Elusive Quality gelding Safusa looks a good thing to take out the Wyong – Gold Coast Magic Millions 3YO double after drawing to perfection in gate two for their assignment in the Magic Millions Guineas 2012 on Saturday.

Safusa has drawn ideally in barrier two for their Magic Millions 2012 Guineas assignment on Saturday

Safusa saluted ...

Magic Millions Guineas 2012 Final Field & Odds

Magic Millions Guineas 2012 Final Field & Odds

The second richest race on the 2012 BMW Magic Millions Race Day program at the Gold Coast this Saturday is the $1 million Magic Millions 3YO Guineas (1200m) and the final field of acceptors for the feature has now been released.

Safusa leads the field and betting odds for the 2012 Magic Millions 3YO Guineas this Saturday on the Gold ...