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Winx kicks off Cox Plate preparation in Randwick trial

Winx kicks off Cox Plate preparation in Randwick trial

29 Jul, 2016

Glamour mare Winx kicked off her 2016 Cox Plate preparation with an easy trail on the Kensington Track at Randwick today.

Winx, above, will target a second Cox Plate at Moonee Valley in the Spring Carnival. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Winx was unextended by Hugh Bowman to finish fourth to Ramornie Handicap winner Volatility …

Sacred Elixir can earn a start in Cox Plate

Sacred Elixir can earn a start in Cox Plate

28 Jul, 2016

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike is not ruling out his two year old Group 1 winner Sacred Elixir taking on the older horses at weight for age in the Group 1 $3m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley during the 2016 Melbourne Spring Carnival.

Sacred Elixir, above, can earn himself a spot in the Cox Plate …

Queensland Oaks long term aim for Snow Fields

Queensland Oaks long term aim for Snow Fields

11 Jul, 2016

Last Saturday’s Doomben juvenile winner Snow Fields could develop into a handy staying filly with trainer Chris Munce planning to aim her towards the Group 1 $500,000 Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm at next year’s Brisbane Winter Carnival.

Trainer Chris Munce, above, is confident Doomben winner Snow Fields will develop into a tough staying …

No Tiara for Tsaritsa, will run in Daybreak Lover

No Tiara for Tsaritsa, will run in Daybreak Lover

22 Jun, 2016

Trainer Chris Waller has elected to keep Tsaritsa to her own age group and will run the three year old filly in the Listed $125,000 Landfill Logistics Daybreak Lover (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Tsaritsa will run against her own age group in the Daybreak Lover at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Waller …

Steel Zip lining up for the 4th time in the Eye Liner Stakes

Steel Zip lining up for the 4th time in the Eye Liner Stakes

16 Jun, 2016

Veteran sprinter Steel Zip will be lining up for his fourth attempt to win the Listed $175,000 City Of Ipswich Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) at Ipswich on Saturday.

Steel Zip, above, is lining up for the 4th time in the Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Steel Zip has been well beaten …

Tsaritsa a chance to run in Tattersall’s Club Tiara before Spring Campaign

Tsaritsa a chance to run in Tattersall’s Club Tiara before Spring Campaign

13 Jun, 2016

Sydney’s premiership winning trainer Chris Waller is already mapping out a Spring Carnival campaign for Queensland Guineas winner Tsaritsa but first the filly could line up in the Group 1 $500,000 Sky Racing Tattersall’s Club Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 25.

Queensland Guineas winner Tsaritsa, above, could head to the Tattersall’s Club Tiara …

2016 Queensland Oaks Results: Provocative Too Good

2016 Queensland Oaks Results: Provocative Too Good

11 Jun, 2016

Provocative stamped herself as a filly with a big future with a strong staying performance in the 2016 Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm this afternoon.

Provocative was far too strong for her opposition in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm this afternoon. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Provocative only earnt a place in the Queensland Oaks …

Berry chasing first Stradbroke Handicap win on Charlie Boy

Berry chasing first Stradbroke Handicap win on Charlie Boy

9 Jun, 2016

Globetrotting jockey Tommy Berry is giving himself a good chance of winning his first Stradbroke Handicap on the Peter and Paul Snowden trained Charlie Boy at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Jockey Tommy Berry, above, will ride Charlie Boy in the Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Berry has just returned from a …

Provocative takes her place in Queensland Oaks

Provocative takes her place in Queensland Oaks

8 Jun, 2016

Kiwi filly Provocative will take her place in the rescheduled Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Imposing Lass, above, heads the market order for the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Cambridge trainer Tony Pike had contemplated backing up Provocative in the Group …

Queensland Oaks fancy Kebede can put Byrne back into the G1 spotlight

Queensland Oaks fancy Kebede can put Byrne back into the G1 spotlight

8 Jun, 2016

Brisbane’s leading jockey Jim Byrne is hoping that tough staying filly Kebede can thrust him back into the Group 1 spotlight with a win in the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Kebede, yellow cap, will give jockey Jim Byrne a great chance to ride a …