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Hopfgarten can overcome wide barrier in Sunshine Coast Guineas

Hopfgarten can overcome wide barrier in Sunshine Coast Guineas

27 Jun, 2014

Group 1 winning jockey Damian Brown is the secret weapon that will help Hopfgarten overcame a nightmare barrier in the Group 3 $125,000 XXXX Sunshine Coast Guineas (1600m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Damian Browne will help Hopfgarten overcome a wide barrier in the Sunshine Coast Guineas. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Even though Eagle …

Tourneur on target for Stradbroke Handicap

Tourneur on target for Stradbroke Handicap

2 Jun, 2014

South Australia’s leading jockey Dom Tourneur is on target to ride Hucklebuck at 51kgs in the Group 1 $1.36m AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Dom Tourneur is on target to ride Hucklebuck at 51kgs in the Stradbroke Handicap. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Tourneur normally rides around the 54.5kgs mark …

Hucklebuck Out Of Queensland Guineas

Hucklebuck Out Of Queensland Guineas

31 May, 2014

Connections have scratched talented gelding Hucklebuck from the 2014 Queensland Guineas at Eagle Farm this afternoon to save the talented gelding for a second-up tilt at the Stradbroke Handicapnext weekend.

Hucklebuck has been scratched from the 2014 Queensland Guineas that will be run at Eagle Farm this weekend. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Before …

Into the Red needs luck from wide barrier in Queensland Guineas

Into the Red needs luck from wide barrier in Queensland Guineas

30 May, 2014

Eagle Farm trainer Kelso Wood admits that his three year old Into The Red will need an enormous amount of luck on Saturday in the Group 2 $350,000 Sky Racing Queensland Guineas (1400m) at Eagle Farm if he is to win and gain entry into the Stradbroke Handicap.

Into The Red needs a lot of …

Agadir ready for class rise in Queensland Guineas

Agadir ready for class rise in Queensland Guineas

30 May, 2014

An impressive Randwick barrier trial win has Agadir ready to step up dramatically in class when he lines up in the Group 2 $350,000 Sky Racing Queensland Guineas (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Darley's number one rider Kerrin McEvoy believes that Agadir has the class to perform well in the Queensland Guineas. Photo by …

Ryan Happy With Dothraki Ahead Of Queensland Guineas

Ryan Happy With Dothraki Ahead Of Queensland Guineas

29 May, 2014

Gerald Ryan is happy with the condition of Dothraki heading into the 2014 Queensland Guineas and the veteran trainer is confident that the talented colt is a genuine winning chance in the Group 2 event at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Dothraki is rated one of the leading chances in the 2014 Queensland Guineas that will …

Queensland Guineas last chance for Stradbroke Handicap hopefuls

Queensland Guineas last chance for Stradbroke Handicap hopefuls

28 May, 2014

Stradbroke Handicap hopefuls Hucklebuck and Havana get their last chance to stakes claims for the Winter Carnival feature sprint when they line up in the Group 2 $350,000 Sky Racing Queensland Guineas (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Hucklebck to stake claims for Stradbroke Handicap with good Queensland Guineas showing. Photo by Race Horse Photos …

Hucklebuck to improve for Queensland Guineas

Hucklebuck to improve for Queensland Guineas

19 May, 2014

South Australian trainer Phillip Stokes expects last Saturday’s beaten favourite Hucklebuck to improve dramatically when he lines in the Group 2 $350,000 Sky Racing Queensland Guineas (1400m) at Eagle Farm on May 31.

Hucklebuck will strip a much fitter racehorse in the Queensland Guineas. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Hucklebuck was forced to set …

Havana back in winner’s stall in Fred Best Classic

Havana back in winner’s stall in Fred Best Classic

17 May, 2014

Smart three year old Havana was back in the winner’s stall with a comfortable win in the Group 3 $125,000 Ascend Sales Trophies Fred Best Classic (1350m) at Doomben today.

Havana back in winner's stall in Fred Best Classic. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Havana was sent out at the good odds of $14 and would …

Agitate leads all the way to win Mick Dittman Plate

Agitate leads all the way to win Mick Dittman Plate

10 May, 2014

An explosive display of barrier speed set up the race for Agitate to lead all the way to win the Listed $100,000 Channel Seven Mick Dittman Plate (1110m) at Doomben today.

Agitate and Damian Browne lead all the way to win the Mick Dittman Plate. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Agitate ($4.80) exploded from the barriers …