News About The Roses 2013

Dear Demi Wins Thrilling The Roses 2013 on way to Queensland Oaks

Dear Demi Wins Thrilling The Roses 2013 on way to Queensland Oaks

Group 1 winner Dear Demi survived a late scare from Gondokoro to claim the Group 3 The Roses 2013 (2000m) at Doomben today. With Luke Nolen calling the shots, Dear Demi wasn’t exactly comfortable in the run after jumping from a wide barrier but her class shone through. Approaching the home turn Nolen pulled the Sydney-based…

2013 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings

2013 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings

All the action from the 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival continues today with a bumper Doomben Cup Day program. The card is of course headed by the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) but there are plenty of other exciting races on offer. The Group 3 2013 BRC Sprint is shaping up as one of the races…

The Roses 2013 – Betting Odds and Tips

The Roses 2013 – Betting Odds and Tips

An even bunch of three-year-old fillies will line up to contest the Group 3 2013 The Roses (2000m) at Doomben on Saturday which is a traditional Queensland Oaks lead-up. Heading betting at $2.20 is Kris Lees-trained filly Express Power who is coming off a big Gold Coast Bracelet win. Next best is Dear Demi ($4.80)…

Dear Demi Cops Visitor’s Draw – The Roses 2013 Final Field and Barriers

Dear Demi Cops Visitor’s Draw – The Roses 2013 Final Field and Barriers

Sydney filly Dear Demi will have to overcome a “visitor’s draw” if she is to be successful in Saturday’s 2013 The Roses (2000m) at Doomben. The Clarry Conners-trained Group 1 winner has received barrier 20 for the traditional Queensland Oaks lead-up as she attempts to add another feature to outstanding resume. The daughter of Dehere…

Gondokoro Ready for The Roses 2013

Gondokoro Ready for The Roses 2013

Pat Carey’s progressive staying filly Gondokoro will step out at Doomben on Saturday in the Group 3 2013 The Roses (2000m). The Zabeel filly hasn’t been since April 20 when she was beaten 12 lengths finishing third in the Group 1 Australian Oaks. On paper it looks like a big margin but Carey was pleased…

Dear Demi Can Return to Winner’s Circle in The Roses 2013

Dear Demi Can Return to Winner’s Circle in The Roses 2013

Talented filly Dear Demi can add another victory to her impressive resume when she travels to Doomben on Saturday to contest The Roses 2013 (2000m). Despite being three years old, Dear Demi has shown an ability to handle plenty of racing and has already notched up 20 career starts. From that she has secured five…

30 fillies included in The Roses 2013 Nominations

30 fillies included in The Roses 2013 Nominations

Thirty fillies have been entered for the Group 3 2013 The Roses (2000m) which will take place as part of Brisbane’s winter carnival at Doomben on Saturday. The $175,000 event is a traditional Queensland Oaks lead-up and heading the entries is Sydney filly Dear Demi. The Clarry Conners-trained filly was a Group 1 winner in…