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Berry Passes Up 2014 Villers Stakes for Luckless Brisbane Trip

Berry Passes Up 2014 Villers Stakes for Luckless Brisbane Trip

Tommy Berry had no qualms passing up a ride at the Group 2 Villiers Stakes (1600m) meeting this Saturday at Royal Randwick Racecourse in favour of Brisbane considering he had booked a ride on the two most promising horses running at Doomben Racecourse on the same day. Berry was due to partner Carriages in the…

Ipswich Cup 2013 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Ipswich Cup 2013 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Following last weekend’s big Stradbroke Handicap Day race meet this Saturday the Queensland Winter Racing Action continues west of Brisbane with the Ipswich Cup 2013 spearheading proceedings, the Races.com.au team’s insider form guide analysis and betting preview for which can be found right here. Due to jump as Ipswich Race 7 at 3:05pm (AEST) this…

Secret Garden After 2013 Ipswich Cup Upset

Secret Garden After 2013 Ipswich Cup Upset

They may not be under double figures to win but connections of Toowoomba-based mare Secret Garden believe the four-year-old has what it takes to handle the class rise of this weekend’s Ipswich Cup 2013and give the favourites a run for their money. Running as Race 8 at Ipswich Racecourse this Saturday, the $200,000 Listed Channel…

Voila Ici Clear Ipswich Cup Betting Favourite

Voila Ici Clear Ipswich Cup Betting Favourite

Peter Moody’s Italian import Voila Ici hasn’t won for his Australian trainer but that hasn’t stopped the bookies installing him as favourite for Saturday’s $200,000 2013 Ipswich Cup (2150m). The grey front-runner has had nine starts for Moody without tasting success but has opened a $3.50 for Saturday’s Queensland feature race. The eight-year-old is coming off…

The Doomben Roses 2012 Final Field & Barrier Draw

The Doomben Roses 2012 Final Field & Barrier Draw

The crucial lead-up race for three-year-old fillies heading towards the classic Queensland Oaks will run at Doomben this Saturday with a capacity field accepted for the 2012 The Doomben Roses. Due to jump at 2:30pm as Doomben Race 5 the $175,000 Group 3 Hidden Dragon The Roses (2000m) has drawn 16 starters plus five emergencies,…

2012 The Doomben Roses Nominations – QLD Oaks Race On

2012 The Doomben Roses Nominations – QLD Oaks Race On

This Saturday a field full of Queensland Oaks-bound fillies will face off in The Roses 2012 at Doomben Racecourse including the pre-post Oaks favourite Miss Artistic. A total of 31 three-year-old fillies have been nominated for the $175,000 Group 3 The Roses (2000m) this year, an event won 12 months ago by Kiwi visitor Scarlett…