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Victory Stakes field reduced to 6, Good Standing scratched

Victory Stakes field reduced to 6, Good Standing scratched

28 Apr, 2017

The Group 2 $200,000 Ellyce Galvin Victory Stakes (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday has been reduced to six runners with the scratching of three year old Good Standing.

Good Standing, above, has been scratched from the Victory Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trainer James Cummings has opted to run Good …

2017 Victory Stakes Day Preview & Tips

2017 Victory Stakes Day Preview & Tips

27 Apr, 2017

2017 Victory Stakes Day has drawn some of the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s most exciting prospects to Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday and the Group 2 sprint feature headlines an impressive eight race card.

Takedown will carry improvement into the Group 2 Victory Stakes. Photo: Steve Hart

Talented fields have been confirmed for all eight races …

Victory Stakes or Hawkesbury Guineas for Good Standing

Victory Stakes or Hawkesbury Guineas for Good Standing

27 Apr, 2017

Trainer James Cummings will decide today if dual acceptor Good Standing heads to Brisbane for the Victory Stakes on Saturday or stays in New South Wales to run in the Hawkesbury Guineas.

Good Standing, above, is a dual acceptor for the Victory Stakes at Eagle Farm and the Hawkesbury Guineas at Hawkesbury. Photo by Ultimate …

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 …

Victory Stakes to go ahead at Eagle Farm

Victory Stakes to go ahead at Eagle Farm

26 Apr, 2017

The Brisbane Racing Club is confident that the Eagle Farm racing surface will be in fine order for the Winter Carnival that gets into top swing with the running of the Group 2 $200,000 Ellyce Galvin Victory Stakes (1200m) on Saturday.

Group 1 winner Takedown, above, is one of 7 acceptors for the Victory Stakes …

Doomben 10,000 Fancy Won’t Takedown Fell Swoop in Victory

Doomben 10,000 Fancy Won’t Takedown Fell Swoop in Victory

24 Apr, 2017

In-form Sydney-based horseman Gary Moore doesn’t believe his Group 1 winner Takedown will beat Fell Swoop in the Victory Stakes in Brisbane on Saturday, but highly rates his chances in the Doomben 10,000 next month.

Doomben 10,000 bound Takedown races at Eagle Farm in the 2017 Victory Stakes this Saturday in Brisbane. Photo: Steve Hart.…

Redzel Makes All In Hall Mark Stakes

Redzel Makes All In Hall Mark Stakes

15 Apr, 2017

Redzel led from start to finish to return to winning form in the 2017 Hall Mark Stakes at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Redzel returned to winning form in the 2017 Hall Mark Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Redzel was narrowly denied by English in the Group 2 Challenge Stakes (1000m) at Royal Randwick on March …

Rock Magic Ready to Perform in William Reid Stakes

Rock Magic Ready to Perform in William Reid Stakes

21 Mar, 2017

Perth trainer Chris Gangemi is confident that talented sprinter Rock Magic has the ability to cause a big upset in Friday night’s Group 1 William Reid Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley Racecourse.

Rock Magic finished third behind Takedown (pictured) in his last start; the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes. Photo: Daniel Costello

Rock Magic has been …

No retirement plans for Aerovelocity after 2nd Hong Kong Sprint win

No retirement plans for Aerovelocity after 2nd Hong Kong Sprint win

12 Dec, 2016

Trainer Paul O’Sullivan has no plans of retiring Aerovelocity after the veteran sprinter won his second Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on Longines Hong Kong International Race Day on Sunday.

Jockey Zac Purton, above, rode Aerovelocity to victory in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Daniel …

Peniaphobia has perfect barrier to win back to back Hong Kong Sprints

Peniaphobia has perfect barrier to win back to back Hong Kong Sprints

9 Dec, 2016

Local sprinter Peniaphobia has drawn the perfect barrier to score back to back wins in the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on Sunday according to his trainer Tony Cruz.

Hugh Bowman, above, will ride Not Listenin’tome in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Peniapohbia …