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Luke Dittman looks into the future after Into The Red wins Healy Stakes

Luke Dittman looks into the future after Into The Red wins Healy Stakes

27 Jun, 2016

Into the Red’s win in Group 3 $175,000 W.J. Healy Stakes (1200m) at Eagle Farm last Saturday could not have been a better catalyst for promising young jockey Luke Dittman who will begin life as a senior rider in the new racing season which begins in August.

Apprentice Luke Dittman, above, will join the senior …

Souchez headlines nominations for BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes

Souchez headlines nominations for BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes

23 May, 2016

J J Atkins favourite Souchez headlines the nominations for the Group 2 $250,000 Mitavite BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1350m) at Doomben on Saturday.

The John O’Shea trained Souchez, above, is among the nominations for the BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

The John O’Shea trained Souchez is one of seventeen two …

Royal Tithe Upstages Impending In Ken Russell Memorial Classic

Royal Tithe Upstages Impending In Ken Russell Memorial Classic

7 May, 2016

A fast-finishing Royal Tithe upstaged short-priced favourite Impending to record an upset victory in the 2016 Ken Russell Memorial Classic at the Gold Coast this afternoon.

Royal Tithe went into the Ken Russell Memorial Classic on the back of a strong victory in the Mary Valley Farm Handicap (1350m) at Doomben on March 5, but …

Dunn Happy With Magic Millions Guineas Duo

Dunn Happy With Magic Millions Guineas Duo

5 Jan, 2016

Matthew Dunn has Madotti and Dram Of Red in the 2016 Magic Millions Guineas field and the talented trainer is happy with the condition of both horses ahead of the $2 million race at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Madotti is one of two Matthew Dunn-trained horses in the 2016 Magic Millions Guineas. Photo by: …

Le Val Ready To Fly Fresh In Keith Noud Handicap

Le Val Ready To Fly Fresh In Keith Noud Handicap

13 Nov, 2015

Le Val will return to the races in the 2015 Keith Noud Handicap and trainer Noel Doyle is confident that the talented galloper is ready to run well first-up at Doomben tomorrow.

Le Val will return to the races in the 2015 Keith Noud Handicap at Doomben tomorrow. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Le Val has …

21 nominations for BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes

21 nominations for BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes

18 May, 2015

The first four placegetters past the post in the Champagne Classic are among the twenty-one nominations of the Group 2 $250,000 Mitavite Australia BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1350m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Champagne Classic winner Blueberry Hill, white, and runner up Wicked Intent, blue, are among the nominations for the BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes at …

Spring campaign ahead for Wicked Intent

Spring campaign ahead for Wicked Intent

12 May, 2015

Former champion jockey and now rookie trainer Chris Munce has his sights set on the rich three year old sprints during the Spring Carnival for his stable star Wicked Intent.

Trainer Chris Munce is planning a Spring Carnival campaign for his star two year old Wicked Intent. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Wicked Intent made a …

Munce keen on Wicked Intent in Champagne Classic

Munce keen on Wicked Intent in Champagne Classic

8 May, 2015

Rookie trainer Chris Munce is keen on the chances of his smart colt Wicked Intent when he runs first up in the Group 2 $175,000 Bollinger Champagne Classic (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Chris Munce expects Wicked Intent, above, to run a bold race first up in the Champagne Classic at Doomben. Photo by Daniel …

Sampeah Ready To Perform Well Fresh In Champagne Classic

Sampeah Ready To Perform Well Fresh In Champagne Classic

5 May, 2015

Assistant trainer Darren Beadman is confident that promising colt Sampeah can produce a big performance fresh when he returns to racing in the 2015 Champagne Classic at Doomben on Saturday.

Assistant trainer Darren Beadman is happy with Sampeah heading into the 2015 Champagne Classic at Doomben this weekend. Photo by: Steve Hart

Sampeah stamped himself …

Le Chef, Wicked Intent headline Champagne Classic nominations

Le Chef, Wicked Intent headline Champagne Classic nominations

4 May, 2015

Magic Millions 2yo Classic winner Le Chef and Summer two year old star Wicked Intent headline the nominations for the Group 2 $175,000 Bollinger Champagne Classic (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Magic Millions 2yo Classic winner Le Chef heads the nominations for the Champagne Classic at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Those youngsters are two …