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2015 Maurice McCarten Stakes Nominations Feature Chautauqua

2015 Maurice McCarten Stakes Nominations Feature Chautauqua

The Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained star sprinter Chautauqua features in the Maurice McCarten Stakes 2015 nominations in Sydney as a Plan B this Saturday. There are just 10 sprinters making up the early entries for this year’s $150,000 Group 3 Smooth FM Maurice McCarten Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens on Coolmore Classic Day. The…

2014 Moonga Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Moonga Stakes Nominations Released

Nominations for the 2014 Moonga Stakes were taken on Monday morning, with a classy field of 18 declaring for the race. The Group 3 Moonga Stakes (1400m) is one of 10 races taking place on Caulfield Cup Day this Saturday, October 18. Headlining the 18-strong nomination field is the Natalie McCall-trained River Lad, who missed…

Sir Moments Pokes Clear to Win 2014 Queensland Guineas

Sir Moments Pokes Clear to Win 2014 Queensland Guineas

Outsider Sir Moments has produced an exceptional turn of foot to cut through the middle of the field in the final straight and win the Group 2 Queensland Guineas (1400m) in a fanning finish at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse this afternoon. Jumping only fairly, the Choisir gelding settled well within the pack nearly seven lengths…

Dothraki Draws Rails in 2014 Queensland Guineas Field

Dothraki Draws Rails in 2014 Queensland Guineas Field

Gerald Ryan’s Stradbroke Handicap-bound three-year-old Dothraki has come up trumps with barrier one at Eagle Farm on Saturday in the Queensland Guineas 2014 field. One of a capacity number of up-and-comers in this year’s $350,000 Group 2 Sky Racing Queensland Guineas (1400m), Mossman colt Dothraki is set to get the run of the race from…

Havana Heads 2014 Queensland Guineas Nominations

Havana Heads 2014 Queensland Guineas Nominations

Paul Messara’s Fred Best Classic winner Havana heads the Queensland Guineas 2014 nominations for this Saturday’s three-year-old showdown at Eagle Farm Racecourse. A key support race on the Queensland Oaks Day program as the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival moves from Doomben to ‘The Farm’, this year’s $350,000 Group 2 Sky Racing Queensland Guineas (1400m) attracted…

Waterhouse’s Cosmic 2014 Inglis Scone Guineas Assault

Waterhouse’s Cosmic 2014 Inglis Scone Guineas Assault

This Saturday at Scone Racecourse on the second day of the Scone Cup Carnival Sydney’s Gai Waterhouse will saddle-up a quartet of chances in the meeting’s richest race, the Inglis Scone Guineas 2014. After running The Great Snowman in the Scone Cup on Friday, Waterhouse will have a very strong hand across the Saturday races…

Chautauqua Claims 2014 Hawkesbury Guineas

Chautauqua Claims 2014 Hawkesbury Guineas

Resounding pre-post favourite Chautauqua has produced an impressive final straight sprint to claim the Group 3 Hawkesbury Guineas (1400m) this afternoon ahead of Katie’s Cove and Barbed. Jumping from the gates reasonably, the Encosta De Lago gelding settled nearly five lengths off the pace of early leaders Dubawi Dream, Ryker and Fuerza, who set a…

2014 Queensland Derby Nominations Feature Gamblin’ Guru

2014 Queensland Derby Nominations Feature Gamblin’ Guru

Smart Adelaide raider Gamblin’ Guru has, as expected, been nominated for the Queensland Derby 2014 with early entries for the Brisbane clash closing today. A total of 97 three-year-olds are nominated for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) running at Eagle Farm on June 7 as one of three Stradbroke Handicap…

Gypsy Diamond Claims 2014 Carbine Club Stakes

Gypsy Diamond Claims 2014 Carbine Club Stakes

Talented three-year-old Gypsy Diamond has overcome a poor start to win the Group 3 Carbine Club Stakes (1600m) at Royal Randwick on day 1 of The Championships this afternoon. Allocated the ideal barrier 6 for the Carbine Club Stakes, Gypsy Diamond had a lot of work to do early after missing the starting, moving forward…

2014 Carbine Club Stakes Nominations Released

2014 Carbine Club Stakes Nominations Released

A race for three-year-olds with Epsom Handicap – Emirates Stakes hopes in the spring, the Carbine Club Stakes 2014 is one of nine Group races on the Royal Randwick line-up in Sydney this Saturday. Sixteen sprinter-milers make up the nominees for this year’s $200,000 Group 3 Carbine Club Stakes (1600m) including a trio from Sydney’s…