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Pepperano Will Contest JJ Atkins

Pepperano Will Contest JJ Atkins

28 May, 2015

Pepperano faded late to finish ninth in the Group 2 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1350m) over the weekend; however trainer Liam Birchley is confident the filly will be perfectly suited to the conditions of the Group 1 J.J. Atkins (1600m) at Doomben on June 6th.

Pepperano will press on to the 2015 J.J. …

Purton Excited To Ride Rock Diva In Queensland Derby

Purton Excited To Ride Rock Diva In Queensland Derby

5 Jun, 2014

Zac Purton will be riding in Brisbane for the first time since 2009 on Saturday and the champion Hong Kong jockey is excited to be able to partner Rock Diva in the 2014 Queensland Derby.

Rock Diva finished fourth behind Tinto in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm last Saturday. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Purton …

Palais Court Threatens Doutfilly’s Chances At Doomben

Palais Court Threatens Doutfilly’s Chances At Doomben

23 Aug, 2012

Palais Court will go into this Saturday’s Dulux Project Services QTIS Three-Year-Old Handicap at Doomben as the rank outsider, however, trainer Natalie McCall is asking the public not to write her off just yet.

The Court Command filly will have to face off against odds-on favourite Doubtfilly, who placed a gallant fourth in the $3.5 …

Missen’s chance to break into the big time

Missen’s chance to break into the big time

6 Jan, 2012

When Gold Coast co-leading premiership jockey Dale Missen moved from Victoria to Queensland some years back, little did he know a break into bigger races could come from an Adelaide trainer.

Missen, 31, has obtained the ride on the Tony McEvoy-trained Little Critter in the $100,000 Magic Millions Tickets Online Now Handicap (900m) at the …