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New ballotting conditions for Queensland Winter Carnival WFA races

New ballotting conditions for Queensland Winter Carnival WFA races

21 Jan, 2016

A change in balloting conditions for the weight for age races during the Queensland Winter Carnival has been approved by Racing Queensland in a move that will give in-form horses a chance to gain a place in the rich feature races.

Doomben Cup winner Pornichet was a victim of the old WFA balloting conditions during …

Najoom’s Spring Carnival over before it starts

Najoom’s Spring Carnival over before it starts

11 Aug, 2015

Brilliant mare Najoom’s Spring Carnival is over before it starts after suffering an injury in the lead up to her return to the racetrack.

Najoom is out of the 2015 Spring Carnival because of injury. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Najoom was due to barrier trial at Randwick on Monday in preparation for her return to …

Myer Classic Spring goal for Najoom

Myer Classic Spring goal for Najoom

7 Aug, 2015

Last season’s boom filly Najoom is thriving in her Spring Carnival preparation with her main goal being the Group 1 $500,000 Myer Classic (1600m) for the fillies and mares at Flemington on Derby Day, October 31.

The Gai Waterhouse trained Najoom is being aimed towards the Myer Classic at Flemington. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Trainer …

Najoom Out, Srikandi new favourite for Tattersall’s Club Tiara

Najoom Out, Srikandi new favourite for Tattersall’s Club Tiara

20 Jun, 2015

Stradbroke Handicap winner Srikandi is the new favourite for the Group 1 $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1400m) at the Gold Coast today after Gai Waterhouse’s brilliant filly Najoom failed to gain a start.

Srikandi, above, is the new favourite for the Tattersall’s Club Tiara after Najoom failed to gain a start in the …

Diademe To Be Settled On Speed In Tattersall’s Tiara

Diademe To Be Settled On Speed In Tattersall’s Tiara

19 Jun, 2015

Trainer Bjorn Baker has confirmed that he would like to see Diademe settled on the speed in the early stages of the 2015 Tattersall’s Tiara at the Gold Coast tomorrow.

Luke Tarrant will partner Diademe in the Tattersall’s Tiara if his original mount Tarloshan does not get a start in the Group 1 event at …

Tattersall’s Tiara 2015: Lumosty To Bounce Back

Tattersall’s Tiara 2015: Lumosty To Bounce Back

19 Jun, 2015

Lumosty failed to fire when she was beaten as favourite in the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1350m), but assistant trainer Stuart Webb is confident that the filly can return to her best form in the 2015 Tattersall’s Tiara at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Lumosty has the chance to record a maiden win at Group …

Wet track ok for Avoid Lightning in Tattersall’s Club Tiara

Wet track ok for Avoid Lightning in Tattersall’s Club Tiara

19 Jun, 2015

The prospect of a rain affected track for the Group 1 $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1400m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday will suit Sydney mare Avoid Lightning.

A wet track at the Gold Coast for the Tattersall’s Club Tiara will suit Avoid Lightning. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Les Bridge trained Avoid …

Wide barrier no disadvantage for Real Surreal in Tattersall’s Club Tiara

Wide barrier no disadvantage for Real Surreal in Tattersall’s Club Tiara

18 Jun, 2015

Eagle Farm trainer Kelso Wood doesn’t consider a wide barrier as a disadvantage for Real Surreal in the Group 1 $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1400m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

A wide barrier is not a big disadvantage for Real Surreal in the Tattersall’s Club Tiara at the Gold Coast. Photo by …

Tattersall’s Club Tiara jockeys to be finalised on race morning

Tattersall’s Club Tiara jockeys to be finalised on race morning

18 Jun, 2015

Punters won’t know the final jockey line up for the Group 1 $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1400m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday until race morning.

Tommy Berry will ride Politeness in the Tattersall’s Club Tiara if second emergency Najoom doesn’t gain a start . Photo by Taron Clarke.

The final makeup of …

Maher Unhappy With Srikandi Tattersall’s Tiara Barrier Draw

Maher Unhappy With Srikandi Tattersall’s Tiara Barrier Draw

17 Jun, 2015

Srikandi was allocated barrier 20 when the 2015 Tattersall’s Tiara barrier draw was released this morning and trainer Ciaron Maher admits that the extreme outside draw is far for ideal for the Stradbroke Handicap winner in the Group 1 event at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Srikandi has the chance to record back-to-back Group 1 …