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Saturday Racing at Belmont & Ipswich

Saturday Racing at Belmont & Ipswich

Although the action of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival came to a close with a massive Stradbroke Handicap Day last Saturday, there are still plenty of excellent races happening at courses around the country this weekend.

The next Group status event on the calendar doesn’t take place until Saturday June 26 when Queensland’s esteemed Eagle Farm hosts the $500,000 Group ...

2010 Hollindale Stakes Preview – Road To Rock the Favourite

2010 Hollindale Stakes Preview – Road To Rock the Favourite

This Saturday the second meeting of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, Hollindale Stakes Day, is set to take place at the scenic Gold Coast Racecourse.

The major drawcard of the day is the $300,000 Group 2 Hollindale Stakes (1800m) where 14 weight-for-age champions are ready to fight it out and get a prestigious Group victory early in the carnival.

Sure ...

Mackinnon Stakes Run For Cox Plate Winner So You Think

Mackinnon Stakes Run For Cox Plate Winner So You Think

Premier trainer Bart “Cups King” Cummings now plans to run Cox Plate winner, three-year-old colt So You Think, in this Saturday’s Group 1 LKS Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington.

The up-and-coming superstar was originally aimed at the Emirates Stakes (1600m) on November 7th for his next start after his sensational two-and-a-half length victory in the Cox Plate, but Cummings ...

Sir Slick Scratched From Cox Plate

Sir Slick Scratched From Cox Plate

Rank outsider for this afternoon’s $3million Cox Plate (2040m), Sir Slick, has been scratched from the race due to an injured hoof.

The eight-year-old Kiwi raider failed to pass a veterinary examination of the injury he sustained during the week.

The field has been reduced to 13 runners, with Mark Kavanagh-trained Whobegotyou remaining the clear favourite at short odds of ...

Tatts Cox Plate Barriers Released

Tatts Cox Plate Barriers Released

Whobegotyou has remained the clear favourite for Saturday’s Group 1 Tatts Cox Plate despite drawing barrier 10 at this morning’s Moonee Valley draw.

The first horse drawn was Mick Price’s Heart of Dreams who took his favourite barrier 3 while Gai Waterhouse’s Manhattan Rain drew last to end up with the outside gate, barrier 14 and her late entrant, Rock ...