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Melody Belle can recoup late fee with J.J. Atkins win

Melody Belle can recoup late fee with J.J. Atkins win

8 Jun, 2017

Short priced favourite Melody Belle can recoup her late entry fee with plenty of interest if she can win the Group 1 $600,000 BMW J.J. Atkins (1600m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Hugh Bowman, above, rides Taking Aim in the J.J. Atkins at Doomben. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Melody Belle’s is raced by New Zealand’s Te …

Melody Belle dominates 2017 J. J. Atkins betting

Melody Belle dominates 2017 J. J. Atkins betting

5 Jun, 2017

Kiwi filly Melody Belle dominates pre-post betting for the Group 1 $600,000 BMW Australia J.J. Atkins (1600m) at Doomben on Saturday even though she is not officially in the field.

Kiwi jockey Opie Bosson, above on Rosehill Guineas winner Gingetnuts, will ride Melody Belle in the J.J. Atkins at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Melody …

Tangled draws midfield in capacity BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes

Tangled draws midfield in capacity BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes

24 May, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller’s in-form two year old Tangled has drawn a midfield barrier in the capacity field for the Group 2 $250,000 Mitavite BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Kerrin McEvoy, above, rides Tangled in the BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

In a field of …

Saint Patricks Day heads up Munce’s Sires’ Produce Team

Saint Patricks Day heads up Munce’s Sires’ Produce Team

22 May, 2017

Eagle Farm trainer Chris Munce could have up to three runners in the Group 2 $250,000 Mitavite BRC Sires’ Produce (1400m) at his home track on Saturday with last start winner Saint Patricks Day his leading contender.

Trainer Chris Munce, above with jockey Damian Browne, will have up to three runners in the Sires’ Produce …

2017 Prime Minister’s Cup Results: Religify Delivers Bowman Early Triple

2017 Prime Minister’s Cup Results: Religify Delivers Bowman Early Triple

6 May, 2017

A gallant Religify delivered Hugh Bowman three wins from as many rides at the Gold Coast this afternoon with a fighting victory in the 2017 Prime Minister’s Cup this afternoon.

Religify returned to Queensland with a tough victory in the 2017 Prime Minister’s Cup. Photo by: Steve Hart

Bowman went into the Prime Minister’s Cup …

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 …