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Complete 2017 Doomben 10,000 Form Guide

Complete 2017 Doomben 10,000 Form Guide

11 May, 2017

The 2017 Doomben 10,000 Form Guide is essential reading ahead of the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s first major sprint at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday.

Russian Revolution is set to start the Group 1 Doomben 10,000 race favourite. Photo: Steve Hart

A number of standout performers from the recent Sydney Autumn Carnival have been confirmed in a …

Snowden can’t split Russian Revolution and Redzel in Doomben 10,000

Snowden can’t split Russian Revolution and Redzel in Doomben 10,000

11 May, 2017

Trainer Peter Snowden is finding it hard to split his two top chances, Russian Revolution and Redzel, when they clash in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Redzel, above, has conditions to suit in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

The last time the …

Wide barrier hampers Fell Swoop’s Doomben 10,000 chances

Wide barrier hampers Fell Swoop’s Doomben 10,000 chances

10 May, 2017

A wide barrier and not a wet track concerns Canberra trainer Matt Dale more about the chances of Fell Swoop in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Felll Swoop, above, has drawn a wide barrier in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Fell Swoop …

Wet track could help Rebel Dane overcome Doomben 10,000 wide barrier

Wet track could help Rebel Dane overcome Doomben 10,000 wide barrier

10 May, 2017

Trainer Gary Portelli can see a wet track at Doomben on Saturday helping Rebel Dane overcome a wide barrier in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m).

Rebel Dane, above, has drawn barrier ten in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Rebel Dane begins his last campaign …

Takedown overcomes setback to be fit for Doomben 10,000

Takedown overcomes setback to be fit for Doomben 10,000

10 May, 2017

Group 1 winning sprinter Takedown has recovered from a minor setback and is fit to take his place in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Takedown, above, has been cleared to run in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Trainer Gary Moore was forced …

Snowden pair draw handy barriers in Doomben 10,000

Snowden pair draw handy barriers in Doomben 10,000

10 May, 2017

The Team Snowden pair of on pace sprinters Russian Revolution and Redzel have drawn handy barriers in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Russian Revolution, above, has drawn nicely at barrier five in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Russian Revolution will remain at …

Doomben 10,000 track rated a heavy 8

Doomben 10,000 track rated a heavy 8

9 May, 2017

The Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday looks likely to be run on a rain affected surface after the track was rated a heavy 8 on Tuesday morning.

Favourite Russian Revolution, above, will have no trouble handling a wet track for the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by …

Upstart Pride longs odds to knock off the favourites in Doomben 10,000

Upstart Pride longs odds to knock off the favourites in Doomben 10,000

8 May, 2017

Toowoomba sprinter Upstart Pride might be one of the longshots of the field but trainer Michael Nolan is not giving up hope on the five year old causing an upset in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10,000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Upstart Pride, above, is one of the roughies for the …

New Look 2017 BTC Cup Nominations Attract 64 Entries

New Look 2017 BTC Cup Nominations Attract 64 Entries

3 May, 2017

Nominations for the Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup, formerly the BTC Cup, are now out ahead of the weight-for-age classic on May 27 with the reinvented Eagle Farm clash attracting 64 early entries.

Perennial Group 1 placegetter Fell Swoop is one of the top 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup nominations for the race formerly known as the BTC Cup. …

133 Included in 2017 Stradbroke Handicap Nominations

133 Included in 2017 Stradbroke Handicap Nominations

3 May, 2017

133 horses remain in contention for the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s biggest prize following this morning’s release of 2017 Stradbroke Handicap nominations.

Black Heart Bart leads 2017 Stradbroke Handicap nominations. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

Black Heart Bart ran a close second in the 2016 edition of the feature race and leads an outstanding contingent of eleven …