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Weights to determine Cylinder Beach’s Villiers Stakes Fate

Weights to determine Cylinder Beach’s Villiers Stakes Fate

28 Nov, 2016

Eagle Farm trainer Desleigh Forster will wait until the weights are released for the Group 2 $250,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on December 17 before confirming a start for Cylinder Beach.

Cylinder Beach, above, could head to Sydney for the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Forster collected her second Stakes success …

Forster can’t split her two Queensland Derby runners

Forster can’t split her two Queensland Derby runners

10 Jun, 2016

Eagle Farm trainer Desleigh Forster is finding it hard to separate her two runners, Cylinder Beach and I’m Belucci, in the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Cylinder Beach, above gold and maroon colours, is one of two runners for trainer Desleigh Forster in Queens;and Derby at Eagle …

Waller to have four runners in Queensland Derby

Waller to have four runners in Queensland Derby

6 Jun, 2016

Champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller looks set to have four runners in the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Mackintosh, above, is one of four runners trainer Chris Waller will saddle up in the Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Eagle Farm is set to …

Mackintosh confirmed for Queensland Derby, among 1st acceptances

Mackintosh confirmed for Queensland Derby, among 1st acceptances

1 Jun, 2016

Champion trainer Chris Waller has confirmed a start for Mackintosh in the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm on June 11.

Mackintosh, above, is among the first acceptors for the Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The former New Zealand trained Macintosh is one of twenty-eight three …

Mackintosh remains unbeaten for Waller with Grand Prix Stakes win

Mackintosh remains unbeaten for Waller with Grand Prix Stakes win

28 May, 2016

Former Kiwi trained three year old Mackintosh remains unbeaten for trainer Chris Waller and will now head to the Queensland Derby after winning the Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben today.

Mackintosh remains unbeaten for trainer Chris Waller with his win in the Grand Prix Stakes at Doomben. Photo by …

Howard Be Thy Name going for five straight in Grand Prix Stakes

Howard Be Thy Name going for five straight in Grand Prix Stakes

27 May, 2016

Darren Weir’s latest three year old star Howard Be Thy Name is searching for five straight wins when he lines up in the Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Howard Be Thy Name. above, is going for five straight wins in the Grand Prix Stakes at Doomben. Photo …

Mackintosh has plenty in his favour for Grand Prix Stakes

Mackintosh has plenty in his favour for Grand Prix Stakes

26 May, 2016

Queensland Derby favourite Mackintosh has plenty of things in his favour as he chases a hat trick of wins in the Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Mackintosh, above, will run the favourite for the Grand Prix Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The front running Mackintosh …

O’Shea’s pair need luck from wide barriers in Grand Prix Stakes

O’Shea’s pair need luck from wide barriers in Grand Prix Stakes

26 May, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea’s promising staying three year olds Unbreakable and Eschiele both need plenty of luck after drawing wide barriers in the Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Unbreakable, above, has drawn the outside barrier in the Grand Prix Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Godolphin’s …

Provocative likely to bypass Grand Prix Stakes

Provocative likely to bypass Grand Prix Stakes

24 May, 2016

Kiwi trainer Tony Pike is considering bypassing Saturday’s Group 3 $150,000 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m) at Doomben with his staying filly Provocative and instead head to a midweek race next week.

The Chris Waller trained Mackintosh will be hard to beat in the Grand Prix Stakes at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Provocative …

Mackintosh all the way winner in Rough Habit Plate

Mackintosh all the way winner in Rough Habit Plate

14 May, 2016

The Chris Waller trained Mackintosh lived up to pre-race expectations to lead all of the way to win the Group 3 $125,000 Mitty’s Rough Habit Plate (2000m) at Doomben today.

Mackintosh leads all of the way to win the Rough Habit Plate at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Blake Shinn gave the punters no cause …