Winter Racing News

Queensland Derby Hopes Confirmed in Gunsynd Classic Field

Queensland Derby Hopes Confirmed in Gunsynd Classic Field

Ten three-year-olds targeting the Group 1 Queensland Derby will chase black type success at Eagle Farm on Saturday following the completion and release of the 2017 Gunsynd Classic final field and barrier draw.

Dreams Aplenty leads the 2017 Gunsynd Classic final field. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Dreams Aplenty has returned to racing in excellent form this season and has drawn ...

Seven Confirmed in 2017 Victory Stakes Field

Seven Confirmed in 2017 Victory Stakes Field

Only seven sprinters will seek black type success at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday following this morning’s completion and release of the 2017 Victory Stakes field and barrier draw.

Doomben 10,000 winner Music Magnate will make his return to Queensland racing in Saturday’s Group 2 Victory Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Music Magnate is a proven performer in Brisbane, but could ...

Petition Ready for Black Type Targets

Petition Ready for Black Type Targets

Trainer Lee Freedman is confident that Petition is ready to step up to black type company at her next start, but revealed that he is yet to settle of a specific target for the talented three-year-old.

Petition is yet to taste anything but success in 2017. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Petition returned to the track for a smart win in ...

Queensland Derby 3YOs Top Gunsynd Classic 2017 Nominations

Queensland Derby 3YOs Top Gunsynd Classic 2017 Nominations

A line-up of potential 2017 Queensland Derby-bound three-year-olds make up the Gunsynd Classic nominations for one of the two feature races at Eagle Farm Racecourse this weekend in Brisbane.

Dual Group 1 winner Prized Icon headlines the 2017 Gunsynd Classic nominations in Brisbane this Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The $125,000 Group 3 Gunsynd Classic (1600m) attracted a bumper ...

Doomben 10,000 Hopes Head 2017 Victory Stakes Nominations

Doomben 10,000 Hopes Head 2017 Victory Stakes Nominations

A line-up of potential 2017 Doomben 10,000 runners make up the Victory Stakes nominations for the early Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival lead-up at Eagle Farm Racecourse this weekend.

Fell Swoop is nominated to defend his title in the 2017 Victory Stakes at Eagle Farm in Brisbane on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Saturday sees two Group status races take place at ...

Mick Dittman Plate 2017 Field & Odds: All Over Bosanova Favourite

Mick Dittman Plate 2017 Field & Odds: All Over Bosanova Favourite

Mel Eggleston’s ultra-consistent Gold Coast-trained filly All Over Bosanova is well-backed to continue her undefeated career with a black-type win in Brisbane’s 2017 Mick Dittman Plate this weekend.

Guard Of Honour (inside) comes up from Sydney as a livewire hope in the 2017 Mick Dittman Plate at Doomben on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Due to run as Doomben Race ...

2017 Ascot Handicap Field & Odds: Top Three Hard to Split

2017 Ascot Handicap Field & Odds: Top Three Hard to Split

Irish Constabulary drawn the rails for the Doomben black-type on Saturday is narrowly holding off two other top fancies in the Ascot Handicap 2017 field and betting markets in Brisbane.

Doomben specialist Divine Centuri could prove a nice value punt in 2017 Ascot Handicap betting this Saturday in Brisbane. Photo: Daniel Costello.

A dozen sprinters make up the field for ...

Queensland Oaks Hopes Head 2017 Princess Stakes Field & Odds

Queensland Oaks Hopes Head 2017 Princess Stakes Field & Odds

A field of potential Queensland Oaks-bound fillies face off in the Princess Stakes 2017 field at Doomben Racecourse this weekend with betting on the black-type led by Candika.

Candika is clear favourite in 2017 Princess Stakes betting for Doomben this weekend in Brisbane. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Set to run as Doomben Race 3 at 1:17pm (AEST) as one ...

Our Beebee On Queensland Oaks 2017 Trial

Our Beebee On Queensland Oaks 2017 Trial

Toowoomba trainer Rex Lipp is hoping to get a better gauge of the 2017 Queensland Oaks hopes of his filly Our Beebee after she races for the second Saturday on the trot this weekend at Doomben.

Hoop Michael Cahill will give a post-race report on the 2017 Queensland Oaks chances of Rex Lipp’s filly Our Beebee this weekend at ...

2017 Queensland Derby Bid for Top Of The Range

2017 Queensland Derby Bid for Top Of The Range

In-form Melbourne-trained three-year-old Top Of The Range could be Brisbane-bound this winter with horseman Michael Moroney looking at a Queensland Derby 2017 bid with his Easter Monday winner.

Victorian trainer Michael Moroney could set Top Of The Range for a Queensland Derby 2017 run at Eagle Farm this winter. Photo: Taron Clarke.

Young Savabeel gelding enjoyed a second career win ...