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2017 Mackay Cup Field: Old Smokey Best Local Hope

2017 Mackay Cup Field: Old Smokey Best Local Hope

A quality line-up of country gallopers will take to the track at Ooralea Racecourse on Saturday in the Mackay Cup 2017 field including Trinity Bannon’s local hope Old Smokey. The most prestigious race conducted by the Mackay Turf Club annually, this year’s $75,000 Mackay Cup (1800m) is set to run as Race 7 at 3:49pm…

Craiglea Deken Leads 2017 Mackay Cup Nominations

Craiglea Deken Leads 2017 Mackay Cup Nominations

Krystle Johnston’s flying four-year-old Craiglea Deken is the standout galloper among the Mackay Cup 2017 nominations for the North Queensland feature race this Saturday. Ooralea Racecourse comes to life on the weekend with the Mackay Turf Club hosting their biggest race meeting of the year headlined by this year’s edition of the $75,000 Mackay Cup…

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…

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…

Bribie Handicap 2016 Tips & Odds Update

Bribie Handicap 2016 Tips & Odds Update

A class field of short-distance specialists face off in Brisbane’s 2016 Bribie Handicap to close the Doomben card on Saturday, betting tips for the sprint clash found below. Due to jump at 4:48pm (local) as Doomben Race 8 on the weekend, this year’s $100,000 Listed Bribie Handicap (1050m) is set to run with a capacity…

Updated Mode Plate 2016 Field & Odds

Updated Mode Plate 2016 Field & Odds

Saturday’s rescheduled 2016 Mode Plate field has been confirmed with 16 fillies left post-early scratchings to line-up in the Eagle Farm race on the weekend in Brisbane. Called off at the track last weekend due to dark skies making for dangerous racing conditions, the $100,000 Listed Peak Sports And Spine Centre Mode Plate (1200m) has…

2016 George Moore Stakes Nominations Released

2016 George Moore Stakes Nominations Released

A talented collection of summer sprinters make up the George Moore Stakes 2016 nominations for the feature race at Eagle Farm Racecourse this weekend. One of the key Brisbane Summer Sprint Series events, Saturday’s $200,000 Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) has attracted 17 nominees including the Desleigh Forster-trained Too Good To Refuse. A four-year-old…

2016 Keith Noud Quality Handicap Field: Three for Gollan

2016 Keith Noud Quality Handicap Field: Three for Gollan

One of Brisbane’s premier trainers Tony Gollan will saddle-up three chances in the Keith Noud Quality Handicap 2016 field at Eagle Farm Racecourse this weekend. A key lead-up to some of the better races held over the Brisbane Summer Racing Carnival, this year’s $100,000 Listed Keith Noud Quality Handicap (1200m) is set to run as…

Eye Liner Stakes 2016 Betting Tips

Eye Liner Stakes 2016 Betting Tips

The 2016 Eye Liner Stakes is one of the key support races on the Ipswich Cup Day card in Queensland on Saturday, betting tips for the handicap sprint found below. Running as Ipswich Race 7 at 3:57pm (AEST), this year’s $175,000 Listed City Of Ipswich Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) field features 13 hopefuls. Leading the…

2016 Eye Liner Stakes Nominations Released

2016 Eye Liner Stakes Nominations Released

A classy line-up of sprinters make-up the nominations for this weekend’s Eye Liner Stakes 2016 in Queensland on Ipswich Cup Day. A total of three Black-Type races headline the action at Ipswich Racecourse on Saturday including the $175,000 Listed City Of Ipswich Eye Liner Stakes (1350m). Four last-start winners feature in the early entries including…