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Wonderful Lass 2011 Recognition Stakes winner

Wonderful Lass 2011 Recognition Stakes winner

The John Thompson-trained Wonderful Lass $12 went some way to shake off  a ‘gunna’ tag by winning the Saturday’s Listed 2011 Recognition Stakes (1600m) at Eagle Farm. The four-year-old mare scored just her fourth win in 23 starts with five runner-up cheques in her name. She had been beaten in all those five second-placings by…

Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes 2011 Final Field & Preview

Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes 2011 Final Field & Preview

One of the two Listed showdowns lighting up Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse this Saturday will be the 2011 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes, the quality handicap attracting a 14-horse final field at acceptance stage on Wednesday. The top-weighted hopeful in the $80,000 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes (1600m) this year is the Liam Birchley-trained Pepperwood with 57.5kg. Drawn wide…

Fillydelphia Leads 2011 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes Nominations

Fillydelphia Leads 2011 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes Nominations

After a frustrating few weeks on the Brisbane race tracks, premier Queensland trainer Robert Heathcote will have his fingers crossed for a change of luck as he prepares to saddle up his brilliant mare Fillydelphia for the Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes 2011 at Eagle Farm on Saturday. One of two black-type features running in Brissie this…

2010 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes Field, Barriers & Preview

2010 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes Field, Barriers & Preview

Two great black type races are scheduled to take place at Eagle Farm this Saturday, November 27, giving the Queensland punters plenty to get excited about including the $80,000 Listed Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes Handicap (1600m). A final field of 10 top gallopers will take to the Brisbane track on Saturday to contest the 2010 Tattersall’s…