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Stradbroke Handicap 2012 Ballot & Weights Update

Stradbroke Handicap 2012 Ballot & Weights Update

The latest 2012 Stradbroke Handicap order of entry was released by Racing Queensland on Monday with two of the top fancies still not assured of a start in next month’s million dollar showdown. Set to run at Eagle Farm on Saturday June 9 the $1 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) is the richest…

Pride Slams Tiger Tees 2012 Stradbroke Handicap Weight

Pride Slams Tiger Tees 2012 Stradbroke Handicap Weight

Joe Pride is shocked with the weight his progressive four-year-old Tiger Tees received for next month’s 2012 Stradbroke Handicap in Brisbane, the Warwick Farm horseman speaking out about the allocation. Dubawi four-year-old Tiger Tees copped 53kg for the $1 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m), Queensland’s richest race to run at Eagle Farm Racecourse…

Torio’s Quest on Track for Stradbroke Handicap 2012

Torio’s Quest on Track for Stradbroke Handicap 2012

Last year’s Queensland Guineas winner Torio’s Quest has impressed in his first stop on the road to a tilt at the Group 1 2012 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 9. The Brett Partelle-trained four-year-old underwent a 900-metre barrier trial yesterday and performed strongly according to his trainer. Partelle said he was pleased…

Newcastle Newmarket Handicap 2012 Nominations

Newcastle Newmarket Handicap 2012 Nominations

Next Wednesday, March 21, Sydney will host their own 2012 Newmarket Handicap at Newcastle and a quality list of nominations has now been released for the autumn feature. The $125,000 Group 3 Newcastle Newmarket Handicap (1400m) has this year drawn 25 early entries with the headline nominee being the Roger James-trained Kiwi He’s Remarkable. Pentire…

Hay List On Track for 2012 Newmarket Handicap

Hay List On Track for 2012 Newmarket Handicap

Hulking sprinter Hay List showed he was on-track for his historical attempt to win the Newmarket Handicap 2012 with his big weight Saturday week at Flemington after a successful Wyong trial on Friday morning. The John McNair-trained six-year-old pleased connections and regular rider Glyn Schofield with his successful hitout, Hay List showing he had come…

2012 Magic Millons 3YO Guineas Barrier Draw – Safusa Sure Thing in Two

2012 Magic Millons 3YO Guineas Barrier Draw – Safusa Sure Thing in Two

David Pfieffer’s smart Elusive Quality gelding Safusa looks a good thing to take out the Wyong – Gold Coast Magic Millions 3YO double after drawing to perfection in gate two for their assignment in the Magic Millions Guineas 2012 on Saturday. Safusa saluted for their third career win when putting an easy two lengths on…

Magic Millions 2012 Bid on for Rosehill Trial Performers

Magic Millions 2012 Bid on for Rosehill Trial Performers

A number of exciting Sydney gallopers have confirmed plans to head up to Queensland for next weekend’s 2012 BMW Magic Millions Race Day after successful trials at Rosehill Gardens on Friday morning. The most notable of the Gold Coast Magic Millions-bound hopefuls that enjoyed a strong hitout in Sydney this morning was the David Pfieffer-trained…

Magic Millions 2012 Race Day Nominations and Program

Magic Millions 2012 Race Day Nominations and Program

With the 2012 BMW Magic Millions Race Day just over a week away, below the Races.com.au team have the full list of Magic Millions races and the current nominations for each feature making up the bumper nine-event card to run at the Gold Coast on Saturday January 14. Australia’s favourite summer racing carnival, and the…

Magic Millions Cup 2012 Nominations

Magic Millions Cup 2012 Nominations

Racing Queensland today released the nominations for the remaining 2012 Magic Millions Race Day features to run at the Gold Coast on Saturday January 14, including those for the Magic Millions Cup. Running as one of nine restricted features on the day, the meeting headlined by the $2 million Magic Millions 2YO Classic (1200m) and…

2011 Victoria Derby Day Scratchings & Flemington Track Report

2011 Victoria Derby Day Scratchings & Flemington Track Report

Today Flemington Racecourse is gearing up for the inaugural Melbourne Cup Carnival meeting – Victoria Derby Day 2011 – and below Races.com.au has the latest track report, conditions and current scratchings for the bumper nine-race program. Flemington Track Report Weather: Showers Track Condition: Dead (5) Penetrometer: 4.86 Rail: True Position Entire Circuit Previous Rail: Rail…