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The Phoenix winner Pardoe outside chance to run in J.J. Atkins

The Phoenix winner Pardoe outside chance to run in J.J. Atkins

Toowoomba trainer Tony Sears said that here was an outside chance that Pardoe could line up in the J.J. Atkins next week after leading all of the way to win the Listed $100,000 Bracken Ridge Tavern The Phoenix (1350m) at Doomben today. Sears isn’t keen himself to run Pardoe in the Group 1 $600,000 BMW…

2017 Queensland Oaks Results: Egg Tart Wins

2017 Queensland Oaks Results: Egg Tart Wins

The 2017 Queensland Oaks Day results will be known shortly and we are set for a big afternoon of racing at Doomben. The Queensland Oaks meeting was originally set to be held at Eagle Farm, but the poor state of the track during the Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup meeting led to the races being transferred to…

JJ Atkins Hopes Head 2017 The Phoenix Field & Betting

JJ Atkins Hopes Head 2017 The Phoenix Field & Betting

A field full of two-year-olds having a final bid at making Saturday week’s 2017 JJ Atkins field will face off in the first at Doomben Racecourse this weekend when The Phoenix opens the Queensland Oaks Day action. Both this Saturday’s Brisbane Group 1 race meeting and the Stradbroke Handicap Day card next weekend have been…

Doomben to host 2017 Queensland Oaks

Doomben to host 2017 Queensland Oaks

The 2017 Group 1 Queensland Oaks will be run at Doomben on Saturday following Racing Queensland’s decision to transfer the classic for the three year old fillies away from Eagle Farm. The distance for the Queensland Oaks has been reduced to 2200m from 2400m for the second time in three years after champion mare Winx…

The Phoenix Tips and Betting Preview

The Phoenix Tips and Betting Preview

Fifteen two-year-olds will contest the Listed The Phoenix (1400m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday; representing particularly good value from a betting standpoint and offering several key opportunities to place a winning wager. One of an almost countless batch of exciting two-year-olds currently in work for Godolphin, Archives remains outright and justifiable favourite in 2016…

2015 The Phoenix Winner Sagaronne Goes Back-to-Back

2015 The Phoenix Winner Sagaronne Goes Back-to-Back

Toby Edmonds’ Gold Coast-based filly Sagaronne enjoyed her first trip up to Brisbane on Queensland Oaks Day getting the bikkies and posting back-to-back victories with a nice late effort to take out The Phoenix 2015 at Doomben Racecourse. The chestnut daughter of Real Saga debuted in early January at home running seventh behind Le Chef…

Real Good Heads 2015 The Phoenix Field

Real Good Heads 2015 The Phoenix Field

This Saturday in Brisbane Doomben Racecourse hosts Queensland Oaks Day, the opening race of which is The Phoenix 2015 for two-year-olds where the Trevor Miller-trained Real Good leads the way. Due to jump as Race 1 at 12:07pm (AEST), this year’s $100,000 Listed Bracken Ridge Tavern The Phoenix (1350m) has attracted a sizable field of…

Real Good Holds to Win 2015 Bruce McLachlan Memorial Classic

Real Good Holds to Win 2015 Bruce McLachlan Memorial Classic

After looking a sure thing 50m from the line Real Good only just held on by a nose to win the Bruce McLachlan Memorial Classic 2015 at the Sunshine Coast on Caloundra Cup Day. The local Trevor Miller-trained Real Saga gelding was first-up not having raced since January and was ridden by Michael Cahill for…

Lucky Tom Strolls Home to Win 2014 The Phoenix

Lucky Tom Strolls Home to Win 2014 The Phoenix

Exciting two-year-old Lucky Tom has produced an impressive performance to claim the Listed The Phoenix (1400m) at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse this afternoon, kicking clear to finish three lengths in the clear of a fast-finishing Goldie’s Image and Our Rock O’reilly. Jumping from the gates well, the Lucky Owners gelding took up the early pace…

2014 Queensland Oaks Day Scratchings & Track Report

2014 Queensland Oaks Day Scratchings & Track Report

The 2014 Brisbane Winter Carnival continues this weekend; with the Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) the feature race on what is set to be an action-packed day of racing at Eagle Farm this weekend. There have been a few showers in Brisbane overnight and the weather is slightly overcast, but the Eagle Farm track is still rated as…