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Ana Royale could be surprise Queensland Derby runner

Ana Royale could be surprise Queensland Derby runner

5 Jun, 2017

Tough staying filly Ana Royale could be a surprise runner in the Group 1 $600,000 Channel Seven Queensland Derby (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Jockey Mark Zahra, above, is booked to ride Ana Royale in the Queenasland Derby at Doomben. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Caulfield trainer Stuart Webb is considering paying the $18,000 late entry …

Egg Tart has done ‘the miles’ in Queensland Oaks preparation

Egg Tart has done ‘the miles’ in Queensland Oaks preparation

1 Jun, 2017

Widely travelled filly Egg Tart has covered plenty of ‘miles’ in preparation for the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Brisbane Queensland Oaks (2200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Egg Tart, above in green and red colours, has covered plenty of miles in preparation for the Queensland Oaks at Doomben. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Egg Tart has raced …

Waller to have multiple runners in 2017 Queensland Oaks

Waller to have multiple runners in 2017 Queensland Oaks

30 May, 2017

Sydney’s leading trainer Chris Waller will have multiple runners in Saturday’s Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Brisbane Queensland Oaks (2200m) at Doomben.

Egg Tart, above in green and red colours, is the top pick of trainer Chris Waller’s Queensland Oaks contingent. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Waller has seven fillies among the first acceptances for the Queensland …

Ana Royale disadvantaged with distance reduction in Queensland Oaks

Ana Royale disadvantaged with distance reduction in Queensland Oaks

30 May, 2017

Promising staying filly Ana Royale will be at a slight disadvantage in this Saturday’s Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Brisbane Queensland Oaks because of the reduction in distance from 2400m to 2200m as a result of it being transferred from Eagle Farm to Doomben.

Kenedna, above, is one of the main contenders for the Queensland Oaks …

Luckless Savvy Dreams gets her chance in SA Fillies Classic

Luckless Savvy Dreams gets her chance in SA Fillies Classic

17 May, 2017

Kiwi trainer Grant Cullen is hoping a change of luck can see his filly Savvy Dreams find her way into the winner’s stall in the Group 3 $175,000 SA Fillies Classic (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Savvy Dreams ran 4th to Volatile Mix, above, in the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Jenny Barnes.…

Savvy Dreams cleared to run in South Australian Derby

Savvy Dreams cleared to run in South Australian Derby

9 May, 2017

Schweppes Oaks late scratching Savvy Dreams has been cleared to take her place in the Group 1 $600,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Odeon, above, sits at the top of the market order for the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Savvy Dreams was a $14 chance when …

With A Bit Of Dash home town  hope in Schweppes Oaks

With A Bit Of Dash home town hope in Schweppes Oaks

5 May, 2017

Locally trained and bred filly With A Bit Of Dash can claim a home town victory if she can beat the more fancied runners in the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2000m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

With A Bit Of Dash, above, can claim a home town victory if she can …

Kenedna chasing hat trick of wins in Schweppes Oaks

Kenedna chasing hat trick of wins in Schweppes Oaks

4 May, 2017

Race favourite Kenedna will be chasing a Morphettville hat trick when she lines up in the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2000m) on Saturday.

Kenedna, above, is the early favourite for the Schweppes Oaks at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Darren Weir trained Kenedna has won her last two …

Sebring Dream to be ridden quiet from wide barrier in Schweppes Oaks

Sebring Dream to be ridden quiet from wide barrier in Schweppes Oaks

4 May, 2017

Champion Hong Kong jockey the ‘Magic Man’ Joao Moreira will be instructed to ride Sebring Dream quiet from a wide barrier in the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2000m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Sebring Dream, above, will be ridden quiet from a wide barrier in the Schweppes Oaks at Morphettville. Photo …

Chairman’s Stakes quinella among South Australian Derby nominations

Chairman’s Stakes quinella among South Australian Derby nominations

2 May, 2017

Waging War and Grand Chancellor are among the thirty-five nominations for Group 1 $600,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville on May 13 and look likely to clash again after running the quinella in the Chairman’s Stakes.

Toffee Nose, above, is one of several fillies nominated for the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by …