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2016 Stradbroke Handicap Start for Artlee

2016 Stradbroke Handicap Start for Artlee

Todd Willan’s smart five-year-old Artlee is guaranteed a start in Saturday’s 18-starter Stradbroke Handicap 2016 field at Eagle Farm Racecourse. After last Saturday’s Queensland Oaks Day wash-out, a host of Stradbroke hopes missed out on a final bid to make the line-up for the state’s richest race without the running of the $175,000 Group 2…

BRC Sprint 2016 Tips & Odds Update

BRC Sprint 2016 Tips & Odds Update

A smart field of middle-distance sprinters will face off in the 2016 BRC Sprint on Doomben Cup Day in Brisbane on Saturday, betting tips and the latest odds for which are found below. The first of the four Group race highlights on the card, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Darley BRC Sprint (1350m) is due…

Artlee Tops 2016 BRC Sprint Betting Odds

Artlee Tops 2016 BRC Sprint Betting Odds

Despite racing on successive Saturdays the Todd Willan-trained Artlee has opened dominant favourite in BRC Sprint 2016 betting at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday in Queensland. The five-year-old Excellent Art gelding raced at the track last weekend in the Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) finishing 2.3 lengths off the Stradbroke Handicap-bound winner Malaguerra. That followed on…

Charmed Harmony Heads 2016 BRC Sprint Field & Weights

Charmed Harmony Heads 2016 BRC Sprint Field & Weights

John Sadler’s last start Caulfield winner Charmed Harmony carries top weight in the opening Group race on the Doomben Cup Day card, the BRC Sprint 2016, on Saturday in Brisbane. Set to run as Doomben Race 5 at 2:41pm (AEST), this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Darley BRC Sprint (1350m) features a final field of 13…

2016 BRC Sprint Nominations Feature Coolring

2016 BRC Sprint Nominations Feature Coolring

Recent Prime Ministers Cup winner on the Gold Coast Coolring is among the nominations taken for the BRC Sprint 2016 at Doomben Racecourse in Brisbane this weekend. One of four Group race features on the Doomben Cup Day card for Saturday, this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Darley BRC Sprint (1350m) has attracted 14 nominees. Four…

BTC Cup 2016 Betting: Fell Swoop Early Favourite

BTC Cup 2016 Betting: Fell Swoop Early Favourite

The Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival begins in earnest at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday, May 14, and heading the early markets for the day’s feature – the 2016 BTC Cup – is Fell Swoop. There are 19 official nominations for this year’s edition of the $500,000 Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) and current favourite in the…

Fell Swoop Heads 2016 BTC Cup Nominations

Fell Swoop Heads 2016 BTC Cup Nominations

The opening Group 1 race of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival is Saturday week’s BTC Cup 2016, nominations for the Doomben Racecourse classic released this week and led by Canberra-trained Fell Swoop. A total of 19 sprinters make up the early entries for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m), early betting on the…

2016 BTC Cup Next for Victory Stakes Winner Fell Swoop

2016 BTC Cup Next for Victory Stakes Winner Fell Swoop

The Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival Group 1s are next on the agenda starting with the BTC Cup 2016 for Fell Swoop after the gun four-year-old’s win in the Victory Stakes last Saturday. Prepared by Canberra’s Matthew Dale, the Not A Single Doubt gelding saluted as the odds-on favourite for the punters at Doomben Racecourse over…

2016 Victory Stakes Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Victory Stakes Field and Barrier Draw

Nine sprinters have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s featured Group 2 Victory Stakes (1200m) at Doomben Racecourse; highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s most exciting prospects. Fell Swoop has returned to racing in particularly slick form this time and will be very hard to beat in the…

2015 Guvera Stakes Betting Odds & Tips

2015 Guvera Stakes Betting Odds & Tips

The race formerly known as the Yellowglen Stakes runs on Victoria Derby Day this Saturday at Flemington Racecourse as the Guvera Stakes 2015, betting tips for the handicap clash detailed below. A field of 15 remains in contention for Flemington Race 3 at 1:00pm (AEST) after the early scratching of the widely-drawn Gracious Prospect from…