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Talented Sprinters To Resume In Keith Noud Handicap

Talented Sprinters To Resume In Keith Noud Handicap

20 Nov, 2014

The 2014 Keith Noud Handicap has drawn a strong field of sprinters and a number of the most talented gallopers in Brisbane are set to resume in the Listed event at Doomben on Saturday.

Benny’s Buttons will return to the races in the 2014 Keith Noud Handicap this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

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Schillacking Impresses Heathcote Ahead Of Mick Dittman Plate

Schillacking Impresses Heathcote Ahead Of Mick Dittman Plate

6 May, 2014

Schillacking will make his black type debut in the 2014 Mick Dittman Plate at Doomben on Saturday and trainer Robert Heathcote believes that there is a touch of class about the lightly-raced gelding.

Robert Heathcote has an extremely high opinion of Schillacking who will make his black type racing debut in the Mick Dittman Plate …

Schweida Believes Lankan Rupee Will Be Tough To Beat In Rubiton Stakes

Schweida Believes Lankan Rupee Will Be Tough To Beat In Rubiton Stakes

8 Feb, 2014

Trainer Kelly Schweida believes that his star galloper Better Than Ready will face stiff competition from Lankan Rupee in the Group 3 Rubiton Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield this afternoon.

Better Than Ready will take on the Mick Price-trained duo of Lankan Rupee and Lion Of Belfort in the Group 3 Rubiton Stakes at Caulfield this …

McMahon retains the ride on Better Than Ready in Rubiton Stakes

McMahon retains the ride on Better Than Ready in Rubiton Stakes

4 Feb, 2014

Brisbane jockey Ric McMahon has retained the ride on Better Than Ready when he kicks off his Melbourne Autumn Carnival campaign in the Group 2 $175,000 Schweppes Rubiton Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Ric McMahon to ride Better Than Ready in Rubiton Stakes. Photo by Daniel Costello.

McMahon has ridden the smart sprinter in …

Better Than Ready needs trouble free run for Newmarket Handicap

Better Than Ready needs trouble free run for Newmarket Handicap

21 Jan, 2014

Eagle Farm trainer Kelly Schweida is hoping for trouble free run as he prepares his stable star Better Than Ready for another attempt at winning the Group 1 $1m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on March 8.

Better Than Ready on target for a 2nd attempt to win the G1 Newmarket Handicap. Photo by …

Better Than Ready To Trial Next Tuesday

Better Than Ready To Trial Next Tuesday

15 Jan, 2014

Quality sprinter Better Than Ready will trial in Brisbane next Tuesday before heading to Victoria to begin his 2014 Melbourne Festival Of Racing campaign in the Group 2 Rubiton Stakes (1100m) at Caulfield on February 8.

Better Than Ready will return to racing in the Rubiton Stakes at Caulfield on February 8. Photo by: Daniel …

King Cobia Included In Goldmarket Handicap Final Field

King Cobia Included In Goldmarket Handicap Final Field

2 Jan, 2014

Gai Waterhouse-trained King Cobia will step up to Listed level for just the second time in his racing career in the Goldmarket Handicap (1300m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Facile Tigre will face a strong field including King Cobia, Morning Captain and Ollie Vollie in the Goldmarket Handicap at the Gold Coast this weekend. …

Ollie Vollie To Sydney For Razor Sharp Handicap

Ollie Vollie To Sydney For Razor Sharp Handicap

12 Dec, 2013

Veteran gelding Ollie Vollie will have the chance to record his maiden victory at Listed level when he contests the Razor Sharp Handicap (1150m) at the Randwick Kensington track on Saturday.

Ollie Vollie will be having the 90th race start of his career in the Razor Sharp Handicap at Randwick Kensington this weekend. Photo by: …

Schweida Happy With Cape Kidnappers Heading Into George Moore Stakes

Schweida Happy With Cape Kidnappers Heading Into George Moore Stakes

3 Dec, 2013

Progressive sprinter Cape Kidnappers may have had his winning streak ended when he suffered a narrow defeat to Heart Testa in the Diamond Beach Handicap (1100m) at Rosehill Gardens on November 16 but trainer Kelly Schweida said that he is happy with the condition of the six-year-old heading into the Group 3 George Moore Stakes …

Famous Seamus Included In George Moore Stakes Nominations

Famous Seamus Included In George Moore Stakes Nominations

2 Dec, 2013

Consistent sprinter Famous Seamus is set to return to racing in Queensland after being included in the nominations for the Group 3 George Moore Stakes (1200m) that will be held at Doomben on Saturday.

Famous Seamus was one of a number of talented sprinters that were included in the nominations for the George Moore Stakes. …