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Soft track to suit market mover Derryn in Doomben 10,000

Soft track to suit market mover Derryn in Doomben 10,000

11 May, 2017

A rain affected Doomben track on Saturday will enhance the chances of market mover Derryn in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m).

Derryn, above, has been well supported in the betting for the Doomben 10,000. Photo by Steve Hart.

The Lindsay Park trained Derryn has been well supported in early betting …

Snowden can’t split Russian Revolution and Redzel in Doomben 10,000

Snowden can’t split Russian Revolution and Redzel in Doomben 10,000

11 May, 2017

Trainer Peter Snowden is finding it hard to split his two top chances, Russian Revolution and Redzel, when they clash in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Redzel, above, has conditions to suit in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

The last time the …

Wide barrier hampers Fell Swoop’s Doomben 10,000 chances

Wide barrier hampers Fell Swoop’s Doomben 10,000 chances

10 May, 2017

A wide barrier and not a wet track concerns Canberra trainer Matt Dale more about the chances of Fell Swoop in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Felll Swoop, above, has drawn a wide barrier in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Fell Swoop …

Snowden pair draw handy barriers in Doomben 10,000

Snowden pair draw handy barriers in Doomben 10,000

10 May, 2017

The Team Snowden pair of on pace sprinters Russian Revolution and Redzel have drawn handy barriers in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Russian Revolution, above, has drawn nicely at barrier five in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Russian Revolution will remain at …

No Doomben 10,000 for Voodoo Lad

No Doomben 10,000 for Voodoo Lad

9 May, 2017

A change of plans by trainer Darren Weir will see Voodoo Lad miss taking his place in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Voodoo Lad,above, won’t run in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

A disappointed weight for age campaign over the Sydney …

Doomben 10,000 track rated a heavy 8

Doomben 10,000 track rated a heavy 8

9 May, 2017

The Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday looks likely to be run on a rain affected surface after the track was rated a heavy 8 on Tuesday morning.

Favourite Russian Revolution, above, will have no trouble handling a wet track for the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by …

Russian Revolution early favourite for Doomben 10,000

Russian Revolution early favourite for Doomben 10,000

8 May, 2017

Champion jockey Hugh Bowman agrees with market framers that Russian Revolution should be the early favourite for the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10,000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Russian Revolution, above, has been installed the early favourite for the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Bowman won’t be riding at …

I Am Zelady 1st Adelaide runner for Pride in Robert Sangster Stakes

I Am Zelady 1st Adelaide runner for Pride in Robert Sangster Stakes

3 May, 2017

Warwick Farm trainer Joe Pride will saddle up his first runner in Adelaide when I Am Zelady lines up in the Group 1 $1m Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

I Am Zelady, above, will be stepping up to Group 1 company for the first time in the Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville. …

Doomben 10000 fancies trial well at Randwick

Doomben 10000 fancies trial well at Randwick

28 Apr, 2017

Top Doomben 10000 fancies Russian Revolution and Rebel Dane look on track to clash in the Group 1 sprint at Doomben in a fortnight after performing well in their respective barrier trials at Randwick today.

Russian Revolution, above, is on track to run in the Doomben 10000 at Doomben, Photo by Steve Hart.

The Peter …

G1 winners highlight 2017 Robert Sangster Stakes nominations

G1 winners highlight 2017 Robert Sangster Stakes nominations

27 Apr, 2017

Group 1 winners English, Sheidel and I Am A Star highlight the nominations for the Group 1 $1m Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) at Morphettville on May 6.

English, above, is among the nominations for the 2017 Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Steve Hart.

Also a huge coup for the South Australian Jockey Club …