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2017 Queensland Oaks Results: Egg Tart Wins

2017 Queensland Oaks Results: Egg Tart Wins

3 Jun, 2017

The 2017 Queensland Oaks Day results will be updated all afternoon long at horseracing.com.au and we can’t wait to get stuck into a big afternoon of racing.

Egg Tart is set to start the 2017 Queensland Oaks as clear favourite. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

There has been plenty of controversy ahead of the Queensland Oaks …

Stradbroke Handicap moved to Doomben in Winter Carnival overhaul

Stradbroke Handicap moved to Doomben in Winter Carnival overhaul

29 May, 2017

The Group 1 $1.5m Stradbroke Handicap will be run at Doomben this year as a result of a last minute overhaul of the Brisbane Winter Carnival major race days.

Clearly Innocent, above, is the favourite for the Stradbroke Handicap at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Earlier today Racing Queensland transferred Saturday’s Queensland Oaks meeting to …

Kenedna On To Queensland Oaks After The Roses Win

Kenedna On To Queensland Oaks After The Roses Win

20 May, 2017

Kenedna will go into the 2017 Queensland Oaks as one of the favourites after she returned to winning form in The Roses at Doomben this afternoon.

Kenedna (pictured winning the Auraria Stakes) returned to winning form in the 2017 The Roses at Doomben this afternoon. Photo by: Jenny Barnes

John Allen allowed Kenedna to find …

Racing Queensland Boards abolished on Stradbroke Handicap eve

Racing Queensland Boards abolished on Stradbroke Handicap eve

2 Jun, 2015

All four Racing Queensland boards are to be abolished on the eve of the running of the Queensland Winter Carnival’s showpiece Stradbroke Handicap race day following the release of the damning report by Alan MacSporran in relation to the greyhound live baiting scandal.

Multiple Group 1 winner Boban is one of many top class gallopers …

Stradbroke Handicap Barrier Draw Key For Rebel Dane

Stradbroke Handicap Barrier Draw Key For Rebel Dane

27 May, 2014

Trainer Gary Portelli believes that the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap barrier draw is key to the chances of Rebel Dane in the Group 1 event at Eagle Farm on June 7.

Trainer Gary Portelli is hoping that Rebel Dane can recieve a bit of luck in the 2014 Stradbroke Handicap barrier draw. Photo by: Steve Hart…

Hucklebuck To Improve In Queensland Guineas

Hucklebuck To Improve In Queensland Guineas

27 May, 2014

Trainer Phillip Stokes believes that Hucklebuck has trained on strongly from his defeat in the Group 3 Fred Best Classic (1350m) at Doomben on May 17 and is confident that the talented gelding will produce an improved performance in the Group 2 Queensland Guineas (1400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Hucklebuck is rated one of …

Solzhenitsyn To Carry 61 Kilograms In BRC Sprint

Solzhenitsyn To Carry 61 Kilograms In BRC Sprint

13 May, 2014

Trainer Robert Heathcote has confirmed that Solzhenitsyn will contest the 2014 BRC Sprint at Doomben on Saturday, despite being allocated 61 kilograms by Racing Queensland handicappers.

Solzhenitsyn will face a tough assignment with 61 kilograms on his back in the 2014 BRC Sprint at Doomben on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Solzhenitsyn returned …

Snitzerland to head to paddock, out of BTC Cup

Snitzerland to head to paddock, out of BTC Cup

9 May, 2014

The Gerald Ryan trained Snitzerland will be sent to the paddock after being scratched from the Group 1 $400,000 Bundaberg Distilling Co. BTC Cup (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday because of a shoulder injury.

Snitzerland not to run in the BTC Cup. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Ryan reported to Racing Queensland stewards this …

Pinch River To Perform Better Than Magic Millions Odds Suggest

Pinch River To Perform Better Than Magic Millions Odds Suggest

10 Jan, 2014

Pinch River is rated an outsider in 2014 Magic Millions Classic betting markets, but trainer Robert Heathcote is confident that the gelding will perform better than his odds suggest in the $2 million event this weekend.

Pinch River is chasing the third win of his racing career in the 2014 Magic Millions Classic at the …

Nordic Empire in doubt for 2014 Magic Millions 2yo Classic

Nordic Empire in doubt for 2014 Magic Millions 2yo Classic

8 Jan, 2014

Victorian colt Nordic Empire is in doubt to take his place in the 2014 Jeep $2m Magic Millions 2yo Classic (1200m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday after pulling up lame this morning.

Nordic Empire is in doubt for the Magic Millions 2yo Classic. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Caulfield trainer Mick Price immediately …