$600 in Bonus Bets
Get your first bet matched with up to $600 in racing bonuses*
$500 in Bonus Bets
Sign-up, Join now & get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in racing bonus bets*
Deposit $250, Bet with $550
Sign-up, deposit $250 & receive $300 in racing bonus bets. That's $550 to bet with!*
$400 Matched Deposit
Sign-up and get your first deposit matched with up to $400 in racing bonus bets*
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly

Chris Munce is hoping speedster Snoopy can break through for his first stakes win and help the trainer close in on 50 winners in a season for the first time.

The former jockey took up training in January 2015 and has already trained more than 150 winners, 48 in 2017/18.

He has runners at the Sunshine Coast and Gatton this weekend with Snoopy leading the way in the Listed Queensland Lightning (1000m) on Saturday.

Formerly trained by Hawkes Racing, Snoopy comes off a first-up second to Guard of Honour in the Bat Out Of Hell at the Gold Coast on May 5.

The run marked the second feature race placing in four starts for Snoopy since joining Munce following his close third in the Group Three George Moore Stake at Doomben in December.

“Snoopy has been kept fresh purely for these sprint races as I think he is much better over these shorter trips,” Munce said.

“We know that he will hot the line very strongly and the wet track certainly won’t hurt him either.”

Snoopy drops to 57kg on Saturday and will be ridden by Damian Browne.

“He’s drawn a bit awkward but hopefully with good navigation from Damian he will find a good spot behind the pace,” Munce said.

Snoopy is raced by Neil Werrett and Max Whitby who have been great supporters of Munce since he took up training.

Munce will also have Pony Power in the Listed Oxlade Handicap (1200m) for two-year-olds at the Sunshine Coast.

He said Pony Power had raced well in blinkers when a last-start second and they would stay on.

 
Deposit $50, Bet with $200
Get $150 in Racing Bonus Bets when you join and deposit $50!*
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Featured News

Over $5,000 in Free Racing Bonus Bets

Just Horse Racing provides readers with a Free list of the best Bonus Bet offers available at every online bookmaker...

Mornington trainer banned over a dead filly

Mornington trainer Shane Bottomley has been suspended and fined over the disposal of a dead horse. Bottomley faced the Racing...

Winx set to race on

The prospect of Winx returning for an autumn campaign is tantalisingly closer with the mare in pre-training and soon to...

Tye Angland back in Sydney

Injured jockey Tye Angland has arrived back in Sydney from Hong Kong to continue his treatment at the Royal North...

Arcadia Queen stamps herself as a star

Perth filly Arcadia Queen is the toast of the west after a brilliant victory in the Kingston Town Classic, the...

Boom 3YO dies from colic

Boom 3YO filly Smart Melody has sadly died after battling a colic related illness. Smart Melody won her first five...

 
 
 
Copyright © 2018 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved - Privacy Policy

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.