News About: Queensland Winter Racing Carnival

Tattersall’s Mile Option for Glasshouse Winner Flamboyer

Tattersall’s Mile Option for Glasshouse Winner Flamboyer

4 Jul, 2016

Gold Coast trainer Kelly Doughty is looking at a return to Brisbane later this month with her in-form galloper Flamboyer for a shot at the Tattersall’s Mile after his Glasshouse Handicap win on the Sunshine Coast over the weekend.

Glasshouse Handicap winner Flamboyer could run in the Tattersall’s Mile on Doomben at the end of …

Sunshine Coast Guineas Barrier Woes for Tivaci

Sunshine Coast Guineas Barrier Woes for Tivaci

1 Jul, 2016

Victorian horseman Michael Moroney is far from excited about the close-to-the-rails barrier draw for his Sunshine Coast Guineas hopeful Tivaci in Queensland this weekend.

Tivaci (outside) needs luck from an inside alley in Saturday’s 2016 Sunshine Coast Guineas at Caloundra. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The field for Saturday’s $125,000 Group 3 XXXX Sunshine Coast Guineas …

Snippets Land Scores Career Best Win In BRC Sprint

Snippets Land Scores Career Best Win In BRC Sprint

21 May, 2016

Snippets Land got his nose in front of Religify right on the line to record a career best victory in the 2016 BRC Sprint at Doomben this afternoon.

Snippets Land scored a narrow victory over Religify in the 2016 BRC Sprint at Doomben on Saturday. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Religify was very well-backed in the …

Loaded and Ready to Explode at Doomben

Loaded and Ready to Explode at Doomben

12 Jul, 2013

They are second pick for the $80,000 Listed Tattersall’s Mile (1600m) at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday and deservingly so according to their Gosford-based trainer Grant Allard who believes Loaded has what it takes to win.

Loaded is ready to handle a seven day back-up in Saturday's Tattersall's Mile. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Flying Nicko five-year-old …

Mr O’Ceirin Draws Wide Gate For Grafton Cup

Mr O’Ceirin Draws Wide Gate For Grafton Cup

8 Jul, 2013

Mr O’Ceirin may be scratched from Thursdays Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) after drawing the outside barrier of the nineteen horse field.

Mr O'Ceirin is unlikely to take his place in the Grafton Cup after drawing the widest barrier. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

The Postponed gelding was considered one of the leading chances for …

Ibicenco Gets His Trip in Queensland Cup

Ibicenco Gets His Trip in Queensland Cup

1 Jul, 2013

For an out-and-out stayer like Peter Moody-trained import Ibicenco, it is fair to say there are limited options when it comes to Australian racing.

Ibicenco heads Queensland Cup nominations. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

But the German Group 1 placegetter is set to get his chance over a suitable distance this Saturday in the …

More Aussie Cups for Caloundra Winner Zennista

More Aussie Cups for Caloundra Winner Zennista

1 Jul, 2013

New Zealand trainer Lisa Latta has shelved plans to take Caloundra Cup winner Zennista home and will chase more stakes success in Australia in the coming weeks.

Latta is still weighing up her options with the staying mare but said she is leaning towards Thursday week’s Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) rather than a seven-day back-up …

Moroney Doubles Caloundra Cup Chances

Moroney Doubles Caloundra Cup Chances

28 Jun, 2013

Victorian trainer Michael Moroney is doubling his chances of claiming back-to-back titles in Saturday’s Listed $200,000 Caloundra Cup (2400m) at the Sunshine Coast.

Shenzhou Steeds heads a dual Caloundra Cup assault for Mike Moroney. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The dual-pronged assault is headed by favourite and defending champion Shenzhou Steeds who will be …

Wood Has Strong Double Glasshouse Attack

Wood Has Strong Double Glasshouse Attack

26 Jun, 2013

Brisbane trainer Kelso Wood has given himself every chance of claiming a second straight Glasshouse Handicap (1400m), accepting with two strong chances for Saturday’s $175,000 sprint at the Sunshine Coast.

Belltone Heads Kelso Wood's team in the Glasshouse Handicap. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

Heading Wood’s pair is defending champion Belltone who is joined by in-form …

Shenzhou Steeds Draws Eight for Caloundra Cup Defence

Shenzhou Steeds Draws Eight for Caloundra Cup Defence

26 Jun, 2013

Victorian gelding Shenzhou Steeds will jump from a favourable barrier eight position when he attempts to defend his title as part of a capacity 18-horse field in Saturday’s Listed $200,000 Caloundra Cup (2400m) at the Sunshine Coast.

Shenzhou Steeds is chasing a second Caloundra Cup title. Photo by: Daniel Costello.

The five-year-old hasn’t won since …