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Gingernuts Improves Ahead of 2017 Caulfield Cup

Gingernuts Improves Ahead of 2017 Caulfield Cup

It is all systems go for gun Kiwi youngster Gingernuts who has improved and strengthened-up during his winter spell ahead of a return to Australia for a shot at the Caulfield Cup 2017. Co-trainer Stephen Autridge said the team at Te Akau were thrilled with the rising four-year-old’s progression in the paddock. “He’s put on…

JJ Atkins 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

JJ Atkins 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

The 2017 JJ Atkins is one of three Group 1 Doomben races on the Brisbane card this Saturday in the sunshine state and below are our insider tips on the two-years-old classic plus updated odds on the mile event. Doomben Race 6 at 2:20pm (AEST) features a final field of 14 juveniles facing off in…

Shocking Luck Tops Queensland Derby 2017 Odds

Shocking Luck Tops Queensland Derby 2017 Odds

New Zealand visitor Shocking Luck is early favourite in the updated post-field 2017 Queensland Derby odds to salute in Group 1 company at Doomben Racecourse this weekend. A late entry into the Stradbroke Handicap Day feature after connections accidently missed the original first acceptances cut-off date, the Stephen Autridge & Jamie Richards-trained gelding is one…

JJ Atkins 2017 Betting Update: Melody Belle Nears Odds-On

JJ Atkins 2017 Betting Update: Melody Belle Nears Odds-On

The BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes winning filly Melody Belle is nearing odds-on territory in the latest 2017 JJ Atkins betting markets for the mile feature for two-year-olds at Doomben on Saturday. One of three elite level Stradbroke Handicap Day races moved from Eagle Farm to Doomben Racecourse this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, the $600,000 Group…

Brisbane Cup Field & Odds: Tight Betting Affair

Brisbane Cup Field & Odds: Tight Betting Affair

The bookies are having a hard time separating the top four in 2017 Brisbane Cup betting ahead of the Stradbroke Handicap Day support race at Doomben Racecourse on the weekend. Closing the card for the biggest meeting of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Brisbane Cup (2200m) is due to run…

2017 Queensland Derby Field Released: Ana Royale In Barrier 3

2017 Queensland Derby Field Released: Ana Royale In Barrier 3

Stuart Webb has paid up the late entry fee to get his filly Ana Royal in the Queensland Derby 2017 field against the boys this weekend with the three-year-old drawn a treat in barrier three at Doomben. Last Saturday the daughter of Anacheeva ran a luckless eighth beaten three lengths by the Chris Waller-trained winner…

Melody Belle Heads 2017 JJ Atkins Field

Melody Belle Heads 2017 JJ Atkins Field

Group 1 winning New Zealand-trained filly Melody Belle will be a short-priced favourite in the JJ Atkins 2017 field at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday after connections paid the late entry to get her into the mix. Originally the stable that races the flying Stephen Autridge & Jamie Richards-trained Commands filly missed the first acceptance cut…

Blinkers on Capital Gain in JJ Atkins 2017

Blinkers on Capital Gain in JJ Atkins 2017

Eagle Farm trainer Paul Butterworth is confident the addition of blinkers will help the stable’s untapped two-year-old Capital Gain post his maiden black-type win in the 2017 JJ Atkins this Saturday in Brisbane. Butterworth’s Ad Valorem gelding was passed in at $19,000 from the 2016 Magic Millions Adelaide Yearling Sales, before Butterworth purchased him for…

JJ Atkins 2017 First Acceptances: Melody Belle To Pay Late Entry

JJ Atkins 2017 First Acceptances: Melody Belle To Pay Late Entry

Te Akau Racing will pay the late entry to get Melody Belle into the 2017 JJ Atkins after missing the first acceptance cut off for the two-years-old Group 1 run on Stradbroke Handicap Day. Racing Queensland took first declarations for the three upcoming features at the June 10 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival meeting that has…

2017 Premier’s Cup Results: Kaiser Franz In Huge Upset

2017 Premier’s Cup Results: Kaiser Franz In Huge Upset

The Brisbane Cup in a fortnight’s time is now on the cards for Rob Heathcote’s local Brisbane stayer Kaiser Franz who scored a massive boilover result in the Premier’s Cup 2017 on Kingsford-Smith Cup Day. It had been over a year since the six-year-old son of Savabeel won a race – a Benchmark 75 at…