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Snowden Trio Set for Magic Millions Classic

Snowden Trio Set for Magic Millions Classic

31 Dec, 2015

Father-and-son training duo Peter & Paul Snowden are set to saddle-up three starters in the 2016 Magic Millions 2YO Classic at the Gold Coast on January 9 including red hot favourite Capitalist.

Clear 2016 Magic Millions 2YO Classic favourite Capitalist is one of three Team Snowden-trained youngsters in the Gold Coast race on January 9. …

Small Setback for Magic Millions Classic Favourite Capitalist

Small Setback for Magic Millions Classic Favourite Capitalist

29 Dec, 2015

Paul Snowden has assured punters that despite missing a Sydney trial the team’s Magic Millions 2YO Classic favourite Capitalist is still on track for Saturday week’s Gold Coast major.

Capitalist missed a Sydney trial but is still odds-on to win the 2016 Magic Millions 2YO Classic at the Gold Coast on January 9. Photo: Steve …

Magic Millions Lead-Up for Vo Rogue Plate Field

Magic Millions Lead-Up for Vo Rogue Plate Field

23 Dec, 2015

The Gold Coast Racecourse is host to a bumper Magic Millions Day lead-up meeting for Boxing Day on Saturday including the three-year-old Guineas types facing off in the $150,000 Group 3 Vo Rogue Plate (1300m).

Magic Millions 3YO Guineas bound Shotacross The Bow runs at the Gold Coast in Saturday’s 2015 Vo Rogue Plate. Photo: …

Zelady’s Night Out Heads BJ McLachlan Stakes Field

Zelady’s Night Out Heads BJ McLachlan Stakes Field

23 Dec, 2015

Tony Gollan’s undefeated filly Zelady’s Night Out will have her final run before tackling the $2.5 million Magic Millions 2YO Classic (1200m) next month leading the field for Saturday’s BJ McLachlan Stakes at the Gold Coast Racecourse.

Magic Millions Classic-bound Zelady’s Night Out runs in Saturday’s 2015 BJ McLachlan Stakes in her Gold Coast tune-up …

Magic Millions Trophy Tune Up for Jumbo Prince

Magic Millions Trophy Tune Up for Jumbo Prince

23 Dec, 2015

This Saturday in Queensland the Michael Nolan-trained Jumbo Prince will have his final tune-up for next month’s Magic Millions Trophy on the Gold Coast with a run at the same track this Saturday.

Jumbo Prince runs over 1800m at the Gold Coast on Boxing Day ahead of the 2016 Magic Millions Trophy on January 9. …

I’m Belucci to Contest Magic Millions 3yo Guineas Fresh

I’m Belucci to Contest Magic Millions 3yo Guineas Fresh

22 Dec, 2015

I’m Belucci more than stamped his claims as a colt to follow through his recent spring campaign and trainer Desleigh Forster is confident the Group 1 placegetter is forward enough for first-up success in the Magic Millions 3.y.o Guineas (1400m) on the Gold Coast on January 9th.

Trainer Desleigh Forster will saddle I’m …

Centre Pivot Ready for Magic Millions Stayers Cup

Centre Pivot Ready for Magic Millions Stayers Cup

21 Dec, 2015

Blake Shinn partnered Centre Pivot to success in the Bernborough Handicap (1610m) at Doomben over the weekend and is confident the talented gelding’s performance figured as an ideal tune-up ahead of the Magic Millions Stayers Cup (1800m) on the Gold Coast on January 9th.

Centre Pivot received a perfect tune up for the …

Canterbury Classic Ideal for Sebring Sun

Canterbury Classic Ideal for Sebring Sun

21 Dec, 2015

Trainer Gary Portelli has been thrilled with the form displayed by Sebring Sun since his return to work this time and is confident the three-year-old is primed for a successful comeback in Saturday’s Listed Canterbury Classic (1200m) at Royal Randwick.

Sebring Sun is ready for a return in Saturday’s Canterbury Classic at Royal Randwick. Photo: …

Le Val Racing for Magic Millions Cup Start

Le Val Racing for Magic Millions Cup Start

27 Nov, 2015

Gold Coast horseman Noel Doyle is hoping for a big run and win in Saturday’s $200,000 Group 3 Channel 7 George Moore Stakes (1200m) from Le Val as the summer sprinter looks to bank enough prize money for a Magic Millions Cup start in January.

2016 Magic Millions Cup-bound Gold Coast galloper Le Val lines-up …

Eagle Farm back on track for 2016 Winter Carnival

Eagle Farm back on track for 2016 Winter Carnival

10 Jul, 2015

Queensland’s home of racing, Eagle Farm, is back on track for the 2016 Winter Carnival after the final funding agreements for the redevelopment of the infield tunnels were finalised on Thursday.

Srikandi, above, won the 2015 Stradbroke Handicap which was run at Doomben because of the redevelopment of Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

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