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Too Good To Refuse Chases Magic Millions Start

Too Good To Refuse Chases Magic Millions Start

29 Dec, 2016

Eagle Farm’s Desleigh Forster is hoping her smart stallion Too Good To Refuse can earn a start in next month’s Magic Millions Cup on the Gold Coast via a qualifying win in Brisbane this weekend.

Too Good To Refuse targets a Magic Millions Cup start via an Eagle Farm win this weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.…

Lough Neagh Stakes Distance will suit Too Good To Refuse

Lough Neagh Stakes Distance will suit Too Good To Refuse

12 Dec, 2016

The step up to the 1350m in the Listed $150,000 Lexy Group Lough Neagh Stakes at Doomben on Saturday will suit Too Good To Refuse according to trainer Desleigh Forster.

Too Good To Refuse, above, is among the nominations for the Lough Neagh Stakes at Doomben, Photo by Daniel Costello.

Too Good To Refuse will …

Snowdens and Lloyd team up with Gibraltar Girl in Mode Plate

Snowdens and Lloyd team up with Gibraltar Girl in Mode Plate

8 Dec, 2016

The Snowden Racing Team will link up with in-form jockey Jeff Lloyd with Gibraltar Girl in the Listed $100,000 Peak Sports And Spine Centre Mode Plate (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

In-form jockey Jeff Lloyd, above, will ride Gibraltar Girl in the Mode Plate at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Lloyd is riding …

Berry Pleased to Partner Zelady’s Night Out in Silver Shadow Stakes

Berry Pleased to Partner Zelady’s Night Out in Silver Shadow Stakes

17 Aug, 2016

Jockey Tommy Berry is pleased to have picked up the ride on Zelady’s Night Out, when the classy Queensland raider returns to racing in Saturday’s Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick.

Tommy Berry will take the ride on Zelady’s Night Out in Saturday’s Group 2 Silver Shadow Stakes at Randwick. Photo: Daniel …

Lauterbrunnen the best of Heathcote’s Doomben runners

Lauterbrunnen the best of Heathcote’s Doomben runners

22 Jul, 2016

Trainer Robert Heathcote has nominated five year old Lauterbrunnen as the best chance of his six runners at Doomben on Saturday.

Trainer Robert Heathcote rates Lauterbrunnen, above, the best of his six runners at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Lauterbrunnen is on the second line of betting at $5 with Ladbrokes.com.au for the Listed $100,000 …

Byrne keeps premiership hopes alive with Queensland Cup win

Byrne keeps premiership hopes alive with Queensland Cup win

18 Jul, 2016

Jockey Jim Byrne kept his Brisbane jockey’s premiership hopes alive with a win on Murphy’s Delight in the Listed $100,000 Variety Queensland Cup (3200m) at Eagle Farm last Saturday.

Jockey Jim Byrne, above, is still in the race for the Brisbane jockey’s premiership. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Byrne and evergreen jockey Jeff Lloyd are locked …

Jumbo Prince overdue for win in Grafton Cup

Jumbo Prince overdue for win in Grafton Cup

13 Jul, 2016

A win by Jumbo Prince in the Listed $160,000 McKimms Real Estate Grafton Cup (2350m) at Grafton on Thursday will be a just reward for the Toowoomba trained stayer.

Jumbo Prince, above, is overdue for a win when he lines up in the Grafton Cup. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Jumbo Prince is well overdue for …

Amexed draws the rails in 2016 Grafton Cup

Amexed draws the rails in 2016 Grafton Cup

11 Jul, 2016

In-form stayer Amexed has drawn the rails barrier in the Listed $160,000 McKimms Real Estate Grafton Cup (2350m) at Grafton on Thursday.

Amexed, above, has drawn the rails in the Grafton Cup at Grafton Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Tony Gollan trained Amexed with Robbie Fradd in the saddle is chasing a hat trick after …

Maurus draws worse than midfield in Caloundra Cup

Maurus draws worse than midfield in Caloundra Cup

29 Jun, 2016

Short priced favourite Maurus has drawn worse than midfield at barrier eight in the thirteen horse field for the Listed $175,000 Cellar Maintenance Australia Caloundra Cup (2400m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Maurus, above, has been installed the short priced favourite for the Caloundra Cup at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Maurus …

Sacred Star draws the rails in Glasshouse Handicap

Sacred Star draws the rails in Glasshouse Handicap

29 Jun, 2016

Kiwi sprinter Sacred Star has drawn the rails in the Listed $175,000 HMR Projects Pty Ltd Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Sacred Star, above, has drawn the rails in the Glasshouse Handicap at the Sunshine Coast. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike has elected to stay on in Queensland …