Michael Moroney's now three-time Group 1 winner Tofane made history as just the third mare in history to complete the Stradbroke Handicap - Tattersall's Tiara double thanks to her dominant win in the latter at Eagle Farm to close out Group 1 racing for the season.
Annabel Neasham’s runaway Doomben Cup champion Zaaki is the in-form winter galloper to beat again with the horse at an odds-on quote to claim the inaugural $1.2 million The Q22 (2200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
The Tony Gollan-trained Vega One is tipped as the in-form winter galloper to beat again this weekend when the last start Kingsford-Smith Cup champion lines-up as favourite in the 2021 Stradbroke Handicap field.
Two of the top performing fillies out of Sydney’s ATC Oaks in April head the markets in Brisbane this weekend for an excellent edition of the Group 1 $600,000 James Squire Queensland Oaks (2200m). Headlining the Saturday race card at Eagle Farm, the Queensland Oaks field features 14 three-year-old fillies including Duais and Bargain who ran second and third respectively behind Hungry Heart in the Group 1 ATC Oaks (2400m) at Randwick back on April 17. It is the third placed Bargain tipped to go two better and take out an Oaks of her own, the Mark Newnham-trained daughter of…
It was a Queensland domination in the Group 1 $700,000 Kingsford-Smith Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday with trainer Tony Gollan running one-two in the feature race with Vega One coming from nowhere to defeat stablemate Jonker.