Blacktype racing continues in Queensland, this time at Doomben on Monday with the running of the $100,000 Listed Dalrello Stakes (1200m) for the two year old colts and geldings.
A competitive eight race card is set down for Mornington on Monday with the track expected to be a Dead5/Slow6 and the rail is out 3m the entire circuit.
The traditional Queens birthday public holiday meeting at Sydney takes place at Randwick on the Kensington circuit. Conditions won’t be too flash and some horses will sleep well after they have raced.
The superb three day carnival at Swan Hill concludes on Sunday with the running of the Swan Hill Cup, where the ever consistent It’s Prince is the current favourite at $4 after a wonderful effort in a heat of the Winter Championship at Bendigo.
Cranbourne is set to host a monster ten race card on Sunday with the feature race being the first heat of the Middle Distance Country Showcase Series.
Another impressive city win for recent stable acquisition Code Word has Moruya trainer John Marzol eyeing next month’s Grafton Cup.
Enigmatic galloper Jungle Ruler was described as a class act by his trainer Peter White after he staged a form reversal to win the fourth heat of the Winter Championship Series at Flemington.
It took 10 hard years but Wyong trainer Steve Farley’s career finally came of age when Sincero gave him his first Group One winner in the $1 million Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm.
Gai Waterhouse might be in Europe but the trainer has made her presence felt at home with feature winners in Sydney and Brisbane.
Trans-Tasman trainer Graeme Rogerson capped one of the best weeks of his career when Shootoff won the $500,000 Group One Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm.
Five-year-old Perturbo is mounting a serious challenge for the All Victorian Sprint Final after winning the fifth heat of the series at Flemington with a powerhouse performance.
After failing last start the 3YO son of Umatilla has won today’s headline race the 2011 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm racecourse ahead of the the gallant ‘Beaded’ in second position and Zero Rock in third.
Peter Snowden and Kerrin McEvoy set a record which may never be equalled when Benfica won the Group One TJ Smith at Eagle Farm.
The team at sportsbet are offering readers a bet refund offer on today’s Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm racecourse.