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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).

Jim Byrne, above, wrapped up a winning double at Doomben when he won the Bright Shadow on Bidii Babe. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Byrne won earlier in the day on The Virginian in the Listed ...

The Virginian is Stradbroke Handicap bound after Chief De Beers win

The Virginian is Stradbroke Handicap bound after Chief De Beers win

The Virginian looks set to line up in his second Stradbroke Handicap after scoring a brilliant come from behind win in the Listed $100,000 IPG Marketing Solutions Chief De Beers (1050m) at Doomben today.

Jockey Jim Byrne, above, brought The Virginian with a well timed run to win the Chief De Beers at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Last week’s ...

2017 Chief De Beers Field & Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

2017 Chief De Beers Field & Odds: Top Two Hard to Split

One of the early black-type features on the Doomben Cup Day card in Brisbane on Saturday is the short-distance specialists in the Chief De Beers 2017 field, betting a tight battle between two smart sprinters.

Hidden Pearl is early favourite in 2017 Chief De Beers betting markets for the Doomben sprint this weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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Keen Array Wins Testa Rossa Stakes

Keen Array Wins Testa Rossa Stakes

Keen Array has returned to winning form with a smart performance for success in the Listed Testa Rossa Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield this afternoon.

Keen Array returned to winning form in the Testa Rossa Stakes this afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Unable to make anything of an impact through a short autumn campaign this year, Keen Array returned to racing ...

Testa Rossa Stakes Tips

Testa Rossa Stakes Tips

An exciting field of ten sprinters will line up for Saturday’s Listed Testa Rossa Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield Racecourse; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager.

Hucklebuck should prove extremely hard to beat in the Testa Rossa Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo: Sarah Ebbett

Keen Array has returned to ...

2016 Testa Rossa Stakes Field & Betting Odds

2016 Testa Rossa Stakes Field & Betting Odds

A final field of 11 sprinters is engaged to run in the Testa Rossa Stakes 2016 at Caulfield Racecourse as part of the Naturalism Stakes Day action on Saturday in Melbourne.

Keen Array is early favourite to win the 2016 Testa Rossa Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse this Saturday on Naturalism Stakes Day. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The handicap showdown runs ...

Under The Louvre Wins 2016 Stradbroke Handicap

Under The Louvre Wins 2016 Stradbroke Handicap

Robert Smerdon’s always honest galloper Under The Louvre stretched out over 1400m and broke his Group 1 maiden with an upset win over Black Heart Bart in the Stradbroke Handicap 2016 at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Under The Louvre scored an upset win in the 2016 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Last time out the ...

2016 Daybreak Lover Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Daybreak Lover Stakes Tips and Betting Preview

Twelve sprinters remain in contention for Saturday’s Listed Daybreak Lover Stakes (1400m) following the scratching of leading contender Takedown; offering punters particularly good value from a betting perspective.

Sold For Song is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Listed Daybreak Lover Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo: Daniel Costello

Kimberley Star has been backed into outright $3.40 favouritism in 2016 ...