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Miller gives First Among Equals each way chance in The Goodwood

Miller gives First Among Equals each way chance in The Goodwood

18 May, 2017

Perth trainer Simon Miller is giving his sprinter First Among Equals a strong each way chance at good odds in the Group 1 $1m Darley Goodwood (1200m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Jockey Luke Nolen, above, rides Perth galloper First Among Equals in The Goodwood at Morphettville. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Miller obviously rates the Darren …

Complete 2017 Doomben 10,000 Form Guide

Complete 2017 Doomben 10,000 Form Guide

11 May, 2017

The 2017 Doomben 10,000 Form Guide is essential reading ahead of the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s first major sprint at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday.

Russian Revolution is set to start the Group 1 Doomben 10,000 race favourite. Photo: Steve Hart

A number of standout performers from the recent Sydney Autumn Carnival have been confirmed in a …

Takedown overcomes setback to be fit for Doomben 10,000

Takedown overcomes setback to be fit for Doomben 10,000

10 May, 2017

Group 1 winning sprinter Takedown has recovered from a minor setback and is fit to take his place in the Group 1 $700,000 James Boag’s Premium Doomben 10000 (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Takedown, above, has been cleared to run in the Doomben 10,000 at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Trainer Gary Moore was forced …

2017 Doomben 10,000 Nominations Feature Russian Revolution

2017 Doomben 10,000 Nominations Feature Russian Revolution

3 May, 2017

Peter & Paul Snowden’s gun three-year-old Russian Revolution is one of the standout early entries among the 2017 Doomben 10,000 nominations taken for the May 13 feature by Racing Queensland this week.

The Galaxy winning three-year-old Russian Revolution is a key 2017 Doomben 10,000 nominee for the Brisbane Group 1 this winter. Photo: Steve Hart.…

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.…