News About: 2011 David Bourke Provincial Plate

Saxon’s Rain Dance Goes Unanswered As Flemington Is Rated Dead

Saxon’s Rain Dance Goes Unanswered As Flemington Is Rated Dead

23 Jun, 2011

While Mt Gambier trainer Dean Saxon had been hoping for the rain to roll in in time for this weekend’s $100,000 David Bourke Provincial Plate at Flemington, he will have to remain content with a dead rated track.

Saxon’s impressive wet track performer Riceman has a record of producing thrilling runs on soft ground, but …

De Mars Could Break Seven Year Lake Drought

De Mars Could Break Seven Year Lake Drought

22 Jun, 2011

Gunbower-based trainer Jim Lake is hoping that he can secure his first city winner in over seven years when he sends six-year-old De Mars to Flemington to compete in the Provincial Plate this Saturday.

De Mars is in the middle of a comeback preparation after being forced from racing for almost a year due to …

Seguro Out To Settle The Score In Provincial Plate

Seguro Out To Settle The Score In Provincial Plate

21 Jun, 2011

Seguro will have a chance to make up for his disappointing defeat at Bendigo last Saturday when he runs in this weekend’s $100,000 David Bourke Provincial Plate at Flemington.

Trainer Brian Jenkins has chosen to back Seguro up quickly after he finished second as top weight in what was an unlucky finish.

“He was a …