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Jumbo Prince Leads 2015 Rough Habit Plate Field

Jumbo Prince Leads 2015 Rough Habit Plate Field

Michael Nolen’s in-form Toowoomba galloper Jumbo Prince is down in the big city this weekend racing in the Rough Habit Plate 2015 in Brisbane as part of Doomben Cup Day. The Outback Prince colt is one of 11 three-year-olds making up the final field for Saturday’s $125,000 Group 3 Mittys Rough Habit Plate (2000m), which…

Waller Fillies Top 2015 Rough Habit Plate Nominations

Waller Fillies Top 2015 Rough Habit Plate Nominations

Chris Waller’s two early picks to win the Queensland Oaks this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, Winx and Ballet Suite are both early nominees for the Rough Habit Plate 2015 at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday. Nominations for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Mitty’s Rough Habit Plate (2000m) have been extended until 9am (AEST) on Tuesday with…

Shamexpress $10 chance in 2013 King’s Stand Stakes Odds – Royal Ascot

Shamexpress $10 chance in 2013 King’s Stand Stakes Odds – Royal Ascot

Victorian colt Shamexpress is at double-figure odds for his attempt to continue the success of Australian sprinters at Royal Ascot when he steps out in the Group 1 2013 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m) tonight. The Danny O’Brien-trained three-year-old is rated a $10 chance in the in what will be his first race since winning the…

Who does Shamexpress have to beat in 2013 King’s Stand Stakes?

Who does Shamexpress have to beat in 2013 King’s Stand Stakes?

The 2013 Royal Ascot Carnival kicks off tonight and the Aussie focus is on race two, the Group 1 2013 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m). Due to jump at 12:05 am (AEST), the prestigious sprint down the Ascot straight features Australia’s own Shamexpress. The three-year-old colt hasn’t raced since his stunning Newmarket Handicap win in March but…

Shamexpress Draws Barrier 3 of 19 at Royal Ascot – 2013 King’s Stand Stakes

Shamexpress Draws Barrier 3 of 19 at Royal Ascot – 2013 King’s Stand Stakes

Australia’s key Royal Ascot hope Shamexpress has drawn barrier three in a 19-horse field for Tuesday’s Group 1 2013 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m). Set to jump as race two (12:05 am, Wednesday AEST) on the opening day of the carnival, the King’s Stand Stakes has been a long-range target for the Danny O’Brien-trained colt. Shamexpress…

Shea Shea A Clear Favourite Against Shamexpress – 2013 King’s Stand Stakes Odds

Shea Shea A Clear Favourite Against Shamexpress – 2013 King’s Stand Stakes Odds

If Aussie hope Shamexpress is to be any hope of tasting success at Royal Ascot, he is going to have to overcome some quality sprinters. Of those the Newmarket Handicap winner is taking on in the 2013 King’s Stand Stakes (1000m), none have a bigger reputation than Shea Shea. The South African speedster will chase…

Shamexpress $11 in 2013 King’s Stand Stakes Betting

Shamexpress $11 in 2013 King’s Stand Stakes Betting

Group 1-winning colt Shamexpress sizzled in a jump-out this morning but still remains at double-figure odds ahead of next month’s Group 1 2013 King’s Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot. The three-year-old Newmarket Handicap winner is listed on the fourth line of betting at $11 in the . Shamexpress had his final Australian hit-out over 800m…