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Takedown Tops 2016 Gold Coast Guineas Nominations

Takedown Tops 2016 Gold Coast Guineas Nominations

After a tough run behind Group 1 winner Japonisme last start in Sydney the Gary Moore-trained Takedown is nominated to take on an easier field of rivals in the Gold Coast Guineas 2016 in Queensland on the weekend. One of the key support races on the A.D. Hollindale Stakes Day card at the Gold Coast…

2015 Champagne Classic Nominations Feature Big Tree

2015 Champagne Classic Nominations Feature Big Tree

Last start Ken Russell Memorial Classic winner Big Tree is one of the headline nominees for the two-year-olds’ feature on Doomben Cup Day in Brisbane this weekend, the Champagne Classic 2015. Peter Balzen’s Gold Coast-trained Snitzel colt is one of 18 nominations taken for the $175,000 Group 2 Bollinger Champagne Classic (1200m), the juvenile’s set…

2013 Gai Waterhouse Classic Nominations – Ipswich Cup Day

2013 Gai Waterhouse Classic Nominations – Ipswich Cup Day

The action of the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival continues this weekend with Ipswich Cup Day featuring three black type features one of which is the Gai Waterhouse Classic 2013. This year’s Ipswich Cup Day races attracted a total of 220 nominations across the program including 26 for the $100,000 Listed Sky Racing World Gai Waterhouse…

Magic Millions Hopes Head 2012 Phelan Ready Stakes Nominations

Magic Millions Hopes Head 2012 Phelan Ready Stakes Nominations

A field full of young Magic Millions Classic hopefuls has been nominated for one of the juvenile classic’s primary lead-up races, the Phelan Ready Stakes 2012 running at Eagle Farm Racecourse this weekend. There were 15 early entries for the $100,000 Listed Phelan Ready Stakes (1000m), open to two-year-old colts & geldings the bulk of…

Fred Best Classic 2012 Field & Barriers Released

Fred Best Classic 2012 Field & Barriers Released

A full field has been accepted for the 2012 Fred Best Classic at Doomben this Saturday, the three-year-olds set weights clash one of seven Group races on the Doomben Cup Day program. Set to run as Doomben Race 6 at 3:05pm the $125,000 Ascend Sales Fred Best Classic (1350m) attracted 16 starters plus a single…