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Shorter distance to help Pygmy in Queensland Oaks

Shorter distance to help Pygmy in Queensland Oaks

2 Jun, 2017

The reduction of the distance from 2400m to the shorter 2200m for the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Brisbane Queensland Oaks at Doomben on Saturday will help the chances of Godolphin’s in-form filly Pygmy.

Tommy Berry, above, rides Pygmy in the Queensland Oaks at Doomben. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Trainer Darren Beadman said that …

New venue to be decided for Queensland Oaks

New venue to be decided for Queensland Oaks

29 May, 2017

The Brisbane Racing Club are set to challenge Racing Queensland today after the governing body announced yesterday that the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Brisbane Queensland Oaks (2400m) will not be run at Eagle Farm this Saturday.

The Darren Weir trained Kenedna, above, is one of the top fancies for the Queensland Oaks. Photo by Jenny …

2017 Doomben Cup Results: Sense Of Occasion Wins

2017 Doomben Cup Results: Sense Of Occasion Wins

20 May, 2017

The 2017 Doomben Cup Day results will be updated throughout the afternoon at horseracing.com.au and we are set for a big day of racing.

Wet weather looked as though it would plague the Doomben Cup meeting, but the sun is shining in Brisbane today and there has been no rain this morning.

The Doomben track …

2017 Doomben Cup Day Preview & Tips

2017 Doomben Cup Day Preview & Tips

18 May, 2017

2017 Doomben Cup Day is an exciting day’s racing and is headlined by a talent-stacked edition of the Group 1 feature race, contested over 2000m.

Doncaster Mile winner It’s Somewhat is favourite to win Saturday’s Group 1 Doomben Cup in Brisbane. Photo: Steve Hart

Some of the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s most talented horses will be …

Queensland Oaks fancy Kebede can put Byrne back into the G1 spotlight

Queensland Oaks fancy Kebede can put Byrne back into the G1 spotlight

8 Jun, 2016

Brisbane’s leading jockey Jim Byrne is hoping that tough staying filly Kebede can thrust him back into the Group 1 spotlight with a win in the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Kebede, yellow cap, will give jockey Jim Byrne a great chance to ride a …

Waller looking for back to back wins in Queensland Oaks

Waller looking for back to back wins in Queensland Oaks

7 Jun, 2016

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller is looking for back to back wins in the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Trainer Chris Waller will have two runners in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The 2015 Queensland Oaks was Waller’s champion mare …

Moroney happy with Alaskan Rose’s Queensland Oaks lead up

Moroney happy with Alaskan Rose’s Queensland Oaks lead up

3 Jun, 2016

Melbourne Cup winning trainer Mike Moroney is happy with Alaskan Rose’s lead up preparation for the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Trainer Mike Moroney, above, is happy with the lead up preparation of Alaskan Rose for the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Taron …

Dunn uncertain how Kebede will handle a wet Queensland Oaks track

Dunn uncertain how Kebede will handle a wet Queensland Oaks track

3 Jun, 2016

Trainer Matthew Dunn is uncertain how top Queensland Oaks fancy Kebede will handle the new Eagle Farm track if the predicted downpour arrives on Saturday.

Kebede, yellow cap, is one of the top fancies in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Kebede raced into contention for the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury …

Dawnie Perfect bred to win the Queensland Oaks

Dawnie Perfect bred to win the Queensland Oaks

2 Jun, 2016

The Clarry Conners trained Dawnie Perfect is bred to win the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) on the newly revamped Eagle Farm track on Saturday.

Dawnie Perfect, above, has drawn thee outside barrier in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Dawnie’s Perfect dam Zagalia won …

Ambience can overcome wide barrier in Queensland Oaks

Ambience can overcome wide barrier in Queensland Oaks

2 Jun, 2016

Trainer John O’Shea is hoping Ambience can overcome a wide barrier and claim a deserved win in the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Trainer John O’Shea is hopeful Ambience , above, can overcome a wide barrier in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by …