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An inside barrier perfect for Dreams Aplenty in Gunsynd Classic

An inside barrier perfect for Dreams Aplenty in Gunsynd Classic

27 Apr, 2017

An inside barrier draw looks perfect for Toowoomba three year old Dreams Aplenty as he chases his fourth win on the trot in the Group 3 $125,000 Ascot Green Gunsynd Classic (1600m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Dreams Aplenty, above, has drawn perfectly at barrier two in the Gunsynd Classic at Eagle farm. Photo by …

Baker yet to confirm Victory Stakes start for Music Magnate

Baker yet to confirm Victory Stakes start for Music Magnate

26 Apr, 2017

Warwick Farm trainer Bjorn Baker is yet to confirm if Music Magnate will use the Group 2 $200,000 Ellyce Galvin Victory Stakes (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday as his final lead up run for the Doomben 10000.

Trainer Bjorn Baker is yet to confirm a start for Music Magnate, above, in the Victory Stakes …

Lipp Takes Doomben 10,000 Mission In His Stride

Lipp Takes Doomben 10,000 Mission In His Stride

19 Apr, 2017

A black-type run in Brisbane this weekend is the latest step by Toowoomba trainer Rex Lipp in qualifying his four-year-old In His Stride for a Doomben 10,000 mission this winter.

Toowoomba trainer Rex Lipp hopes to qualify In His Stride for the Group 1 Brisbane sprint races this winter. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Lipp saddles-up Rothesay …

2017 BTC Cup Target for Mahuta

2017 BTC Cup Target for Mahuta

19 Apr, 2017

Darren Weir’s forgotten galloper Mahuta makes a return to the track in Melbourne this weekend before a likely Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival campaign targeting the Group 1 BTC Cup – now known as the Kingsford Smith Cup.

Mahuta makes a much awaited return to racing at Caulfield in Saturday’s Bel Esprit Stakes. Photo: Ultimate Racing …

Tivaci Is The 2017 All Aged Stakes Winner

Tivaci Is The 2017 All Aged Stakes Winner

15 Apr, 2017

Tivaci broke through for a maiden win at Group 1 level with an outstanding performance in the 2017 All Aged Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Tivaci charged home late to record a thrilling victory in the 2017 All Aged Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

It has been incredibly tough to make up ground at …

Black Heart Bart to steer clear of All Aged Stakes if wet weather returns

Black Heart Bart to steer clear of All Aged Stakes if wet weather returns

10 Apr, 2017

Trainer Darren Weir is not keen to start Black Heart Bart in the Group 1 $600,000 Schweppes All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday if Sydney’s wet weather continues.

Trainer Darren Weir is hoping for a good racing surface in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick for Black Heart Bart, above. Photo by Ultimate …

A fit Kuro to take on Music Magnate in Expressway Stakes

A fit Kuro to take on Music Magnate in Expressway Stakes

27 Jan, 2017

Jockey Josh Parr is banking on race fitness giving Kuro a distinct advantage over Group 1 winner Music Magnate when they face off in the Group 2 $200,000 Expressway Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Kuro, above, has race fitness over the favourite Music Magnate in the Expressway Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Music Magnate draws in close for Expressway Stakes

Music Magnate draws in close for Expressway Stakes

25 Jan, 2017

Doomben 10000 winner Music Magnate has drawn in close in a small field for the Group 2 $200,000 Expressway Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Music Magnate, above, is set to resume in the Expressway Stakes at Rosehill. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Bjorn Baker trained Music Magnate steps out for the first time for …

Music Magnate to resume in Expressway Stakes

Music Magnate to resume in Expressway Stakes

17 Jan, 2017

Trainer Bjorn Baker is expecting his Group 1 winning sprinter Music Magnate to repeat his barrier trial winning performance when he resumes in the Group 2 $200,000 Expressway Stakes (1200m) at Rosehill on January 28.

Music Magnate, above blue and gold colours, is being set for the Expressway Stakes at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.…

Music Magnate tuning up for the T J Smith Stakes

Music Magnate tuning up for the T J Smith Stakes

5 Dec, 2016

Warwick Farm trainer Bjorn Baker will be tuning up his Doomben 10,000 winner Music Magnate for the Group 1 $2.5m Darley T J Smith Stakes (1200m) at Randwick on April 1, the first day of the 2017 ‘The Championships’.

Music Magnate, above, winning the Doomben 10000 at Doomben during the Brisbane Winter Carniva. Photo by …