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2013 Recognition Stakes Field & Barriers – Fillydelphia Draws Rails

2013 Recognition Stakes Field & Barriers – Fillydelphia Draws Rails

After celebrating the third straight Group 1 win by stable favourite Buffering in Perth’s Winterbottom Stakes last weekend, leading Brisbane trainer Rob Heathcote will now saddle up a top chance in Saturday’s Recognition Stakes 2013 with the rails-drawn Fillydelphia.

Fillydelphia has the rails run for Saturday's Recognition Stakes 2013. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The six-year-old Bianconi mare, to be ridden ...

Anagold Vies for Ipswich – Caloundra Cup 2013 Double

Anagold Vies for Ipswich – Caloundra Cup 2013 Double

Despite their narrow Ipswich Cup victory last start, Bryan Guy’s Gold Coast-based mare Anagold is at juicy odds to complete a Queensland Winter Racing Carnival double with a victory in Saturday’s 2013 Caloundra Cup on the Sunshine Coast.

Anagold vies for the Ipswich Cup - Caloundra Cup 2013 double this Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Twelve months ago Michael ...

Capacity Caloundra Cup 2013 Field Announced

Capacity Caloundra Cup 2013 Field Announced

A bumper field of stayers have been accepted to face off in Queensland’s marquee race this weekend with 18 confirmed starters plus two emergencies engaged for the 2013 Caloundra Cup.

Voila Ici is the top-weight for the 2013 Caloundra Cup this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Set to light up the Sunshine Coast track as Race 8 at ...

Smith Sees Magic 2013 Caloundra Cup Result

Smith Sees Magic 2013 Caloundra Cup Result

Brian Smith is preparing for a big Caloundra Cup Day at the Sunshine Coast this Saturday, the Eagle Farm-based horseman especially happy with his chances in the day’s headline event with Za Magic to line-up in the Caloundra Cup 2013.

Rothera (pictured) is one of three 2013 Caloundra Cup chances for Smith along with Raeburn and Za Magic. Photo: ...

Third Time Lucky for Meet George in Glasshouse Handicap 2013

Third Time Lucky for Meet George in Glasshouse Handicap 2013

Brian Smith’s evergreen veteran Meet George will run in their third straight $175,000 Listed Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) showdown this weekend at Caloundra, the old warhorse still displaying the same will to win as when they started out all those years ago.

Brian Smith is looking forward to Meet George's third consecutive Glasshouse Handicap run this weekend. Photo: Daniel ...

Muirfield Can Bounce Back in 2013 Caloundra Cup – Wilkinson

Muirfield Can Bounce Back in 2013 Caloundra Cup – Wilkinson

Despite a disappointing finish in the Ipswich Cup last start Muirfield has the ability to return to form and break a 15-month losing streak in this Saturday’s Caloundra Cup 2013 according to jockey Eddie Wilkinson.

Eddie Wilkinson (pictured here on Venture On) has opted to ride Muirfield in Saturday's Caloundra Cup 2013. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Wilkinson partnered the Michael ...

Caloundra Cup 2013 Nominations Released

Caloundra Cup 2013 Nominations Released

While the Group 1 action is over for the season the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival continues up at the Sunshine Coast this Saturday with 2013 Caloundra Cup Day, the namesake race for which has drawn a bumper 25 nominations.

Shenzhou Steeds is back to defend their title in the Caloundra Cup 2013 this Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

One of ...

2013 Ipswich Cup Results – Anagold an Upset Winner

2013 Ipswich Cup Results – Anagold an Upset Winner

In a result that almost nobody saw coming, Gold Coast mare Anagold overcame a long-shot price and uninspiring lead-up form to produce a surprise win in the $200,000 2013 Ipswich Cup (2150m) today.

Anagold wins the Ipswich Cup 2013. Photo: Daniel Costello

Paying $53.10 at race jump, the four-year-old was the beneficiary of a rails-hugging ride from Tony Pattillo who ...

2013 Ipswich Cup Tips & Exotic Selections

2013 Ipswich Cup Tips & Exotic Selections

The always popular Ipswich Cup 2013 is set to light up Ipswich Racecourse this weekend and to help you pick the winner out of the exciting field of stayers below are the exclusive Races.com.au betting tips on the winter showdown.

Planetarium is the Races.com.au team's tip to win the 2013 Ipswich Cup on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

This year’s field ...

Ipswich Cup 2013 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Ipswich Cup 2013 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Following last weekend’s big Stradbroke Handicap Day race meet this Saturday the Queensland Winter Racing Action continues west of Brisbane with the Ipswich Cup 2013 spearheading proceedings, the Races.com.au team’s insider form guide analysis and betting preview for which can be found right here.

Voila Ici (right) boasts one of the best records over the Ipswich Cup distance. Photo: Race ...