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Carry Me Bluey Carries onto 2011 Bernborough Handicap

Carry Me Bluey Carries onto 2011 Bernborough Handicap

Progressive Toowoomba-based four-year-old Carry Me Bluey may have missed out on their maiden black-type when going down the beaten favourite in Saturday’s Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes, but their narrow loss lost them few admirers and trainer Norm Hilton will continue onto the Bernborough Handicap 2011 with the horse.

Chris Munce could again partner with Carry Me Bluey for the 2011 Bernborough ...

Wonderful Lass 2011 Recognition Stakes winner

Wonderful Lass 2011 Recognition Stakes winner

The John Thompson-trained Wonderful Lass Luxbet $12 went some way to shake off  a ‘gunna’ tag by winning the Saturday’s Listed 2011 Recognition Stakes (1600m) at Eagle Farm.

The four-year-old mare scored just her fourth win in 23 starts with five runner-up cheques in her name.

She had been beaten in all those five second-placings by less than ...

Recognition Stakes 2011 Betting Favourite Fillydelphia Eases

Recognition Stakes 2011 Betting Favourite Fillydelphia Eases

After opening odds-on favourite to score her third win on the trot, Robert Heathcote’s in-form mare Fillydelphia has eased out into two-dollar-territory for this Saturday’s 2011 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes at Eagle Farm.

Fillydelphia is the short-priced favourite to take out the 2011 Tattersall's Recognition Stakes at Eagle Farm on Saturday

Last start Bianconi four-year-old Fillydelphia boosted her career ...

Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes 2011 Final Field & Preview

Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes 2011 Final Field & Preview

One of the two Listed showdowns lighting up Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse this Saturday will be the 2011 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes, the quality handicap attracting a 14-horse final field at acceptance stage on Wednesday.

Chris Munce has the ride on Carry Me Bluey in the 2011 Recognition Stakes on Saturday at Eagle Farm

The top-weighted hopeful in the $80,000 ...

Fillydelphia Leads 2011 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes Nominations

Fillydelphia Leads 2011 Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes Nominations

After a frustrating few weeks on the Brisbane race tracks, premier Queensland trainer Robert Heathcote will have his fingers crossed for a change of luck as he prepares to saddle up his brilliant mare Fillydelphia for the Tattersall’s Recognition Stakes 2011 at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Fillydelphia shoots for her second straight black-type win in Brisbane on Saturday

One of ...

Zip Looks to Steal Gold Coast Guineas Show

Zip Looks to Steal Gold Coast Guineas Show

Veteran Deagon trainer Pat Duff is hoping his three-year-old galloper Steel Zip can continue his recent good form and bring some stiff competition to tomorrow’s Gold Coast Guineas showdown.

Canadian Silver gelding Steel Zip scored their third career win from just eight starts when narrowly holding on to defeat Snip ‘N’ Duck in the Listed BRC Queensland Day Plate (1350m) ...

Thompson Quits on Tinkler and Patinack

Thompson Quits on Tinkler and Patinack

Mining magnate and head of the famous Patinack Farm racing operation, Nathan Tinkler has been left in the lurch now on the search to find a replacement Queensland foreman after Mark Thompson made a shock resignation.

After the dismissal of Patinack’s previous sunshine state foreman Toby Edmonds earlier in the year Thompson, a brother of Patinack Farm’s top trainer John ...

2010 Gucci Stakes Winner Curtana – VRC Crown Oaks Day Race 4 Results

2010 Gucci Stakes Winner Curtana – VRC Crown Oaks Day Race 4 Results

Peter Moody’s Curtana is the winner of Crown Oaks Day Race 4 at Flemington today, securing victory ahead of a classy field of fillies in the $150,000 Listed Gucci Stakes (1200m).

The Exceed And Excel filly started the clear favourite at $4.20 thorough Luxbet and hung on in a win for the punters!

Anabaa’s Legacy set the pace, settling at ...