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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 …

Ambience draws horror barrier in 2016 Queensland Oaks

Ambience draws horror barrier in 2016 Queensland Oaks

1 Jun, 2016

One time favourite Ambience has been handed a horror barrier for the Group 1 $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Ambience has drawn horror gate in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Ambience came up with gate twenty-one in the original draw of eighteen …

Falkenberg draws barrier 3 in Queensland Oaks

Falkenberg draws barrier 3 in Queensland Oaks

1 Jun, 2016

Trainer Paul Snowden’s hopes of drawing a wide barrier for Falkenberg in Saturday’s Queensland Oaks were dashed when the filly came up with the number three marble in the final field of eighteen plus four emergencies.

Blake Shinn will ride Falkenberg in the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Sarah Ebbett.

Falkenberg has been …

Baker after another G1 win with Imposing Lass in Queensland Oaks

Baker after another G1 win with Imposing Lass in Queensland Oaks

30 May, 2016

Warwick Farm trainer Bjorn Baker is chasing his second Group 1 win in as many weeks with Imposing Lass in the $500,000 Treasury Casino & Hotel Queensland Oaks (2400m) on the newly reconstructed Eagle Farm track on Saturday.

Imposing Lass is the early favourite for the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Falkenberg can run the distance of the Queensland Oaks

Falkenberg can run the distance of the Queensland Oaks

24 May, 2016

Jockey Damian Browne is confident that Queensland Oaks fancy Falkenberg can run the distance of the 2400m fillies’ classic even though she is bred to be a sprinter.

Imposing Lass, above, is at the top of the market order for the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve Hart.

Falkenberg is a full sister …