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Byrne wraps up winning double on Bidii Babe in Bright Shadow

Byrne wraps up winning double on Bidii Babe in Bright Shadow

In-form jockey Jim Byrne wrapped up an early winning double at Doomben today with Bidii Babe winning the Listed $100,000 QA Hotel Bright Shadow (1200m). Byrne won earlier in the day on The Virginian in the Listed $100,000 IPG Marketing Solutions Chief De Beers (1050m) and is still celebrating his win on Redzel in last…

AD Hollindale Stakes Day 2017 Results: Hollindale Winner It’s Somewhat

AD Hollindale Stakes Day 2017 Results: Hollindale Winner It’s Somewhat

The Queensland Winter Racing Carnival action kicks into gear at the Gold Coast Racecourse this afternoon for 2017 AD Hollindale Stakes Day, results for all eight races on the Brisbane lead-ups updated right here across the day. The Gold Coast Turf Club may officially still call today’s meeting Prime Minister’s Cup Day, but the big…

Nancy Tops 2017 Silk Stocking Field & Betting

Nancy Tops 2017 Silk Stocking Field & Betting

Sydney’s Peter & Paul Snowden training team could be in for a huge day at the Gold Coast this Saturday in Queensland including saddling-up the favourite Nancy in the Silk Stocking 2017 field. One of the key black-type support acts on the card headed by the AD Hollindale Stakes, this year’s $150,000 Listed Silk Stocking…

Eloping Returns to win Silk Stocking

Eloping Returns to win Silk Stocking

Brave mare Eloping has returned to racing in particularly good condition this time; leading from start to finish to take out the Listed Silk Stocking (1200m) on the Gold Coast this afternoon. Eloping has developed a reputation as a strong and consistent runner through her entire racing career, and flew the gates on the Gold…

2015 Tattersall’s Club Tiara results: Srikandi scores back to back G1 wins

2015 Tattersall’s Club Tiara results: Srikandi scores back to back G1 wins

Brilliant mare Srikandi kept her unbeaten record at the Gold Coast intact today with a dominant win in the Group 1 $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1400m). The Ciaron Maher trained Srikandi broke through for her maiden Group 1 win in the $2m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1350m) at Doomben a fortnight ago and made…

2015 Silk Stocking Winner I’ve Got The Looks Scores for Snowden

2015 Silk Stocking Winner I’ve Got The Looks Scores for Snowden

A possible 2015 Tattersall’s Tiara target could be set later this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival for the classy Peter & Paul Snowden-trained I’ve Got The Looks following her easy Silk Stocking win at the Gold Coast on Hollindale Stakes Day. The fillies and mares lined-up in the $150,000 Listed Silk Stocking (1200m) and all the…

I’ve Got The Looks Leads 2015 Silk Stocking Field & Odds

I’ve Got The Looks Leads 2015 Silk Stocking Field & Odds

Peter & Paul Snowden’s returning mare I’ve Got The Looks has opened favourite to win the Silk Stocking 2015 first-up on the Gold Coast this weekend after her nice recent trial form back in Sydney. A bumper 16-starter field of fillies and mares is engaged for Saturday’s $150,000 Listed Better Than Ready Silk Stocking (1200m),…

Srikandi Tipped to Beat Platinum Rocker in 2014 Silk Stocking

Srikandi Tipped to Beat Platinum Rocker in 2014 Silk Stocking

Group 1 Perth performer Platinum Rocker may be the class mare in Saturday’s Silk Stocking 2014 field but she’s second pick in the markets for the Gold Coast clash behind in-form Victorian Srikandi. A full field of 16 fillies and mares will take to the track in the $150,000 Listed Turangga Farm Silk Stocking (1200m)…

Detours Wins Thrilling 2013 Silk Stocking

Detours Wins Thrilling 2013 Silk Stocking

Darley-owned mare Detours produced a big run down the outside to claim the Listed 2013 Silk Stocking (1200m) at the Gold Coast today. As expected, Peter Moody-trained sprinter Karuta Queen took the early lead and that is where she stayed for the majority of the race. At the 100m Karuta Queen appeared to have the…

2013 Prime Minister’s Cup Day – Gold Coast Scratchings

2013 Prime Minister’s Cup Day – Gold Coast Scratchings

Some classy horses arrive at the Gold Coast today for the glitter strip’s second biggest meeting of the year with 2013 Prime Minister’s Cup Day. There’s plenty of black-type races on the nine-race program but without a doubt the highlight is the Group 2 2013 Hollindale Stakes (1800m) which is a crucial lead-up to the…