$600 in Bonus Bets
Get your first bet matched with up to $600 in bonuses*
$500 Matched Deposit
Sign-up, deposit $500 & receive $500 in bonus bets. That's $1000 to bet with!*
Deposit $250, Bet with $550
Sign-up, deposit $250 & receive $300 in bonus bets. That's $550 to bet with!*
500% Deposit Bonus
Sign-up, deposit $20 & receive $100 in bonus bets. That's $120 to bet with!*
$500 Matched Deposit
Sign-up and get your first deposit matched with up to $500 in bonus bets*
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Image: AAP
Brad Stewart has questioned his own tactics after odds-on favourite Ef Troop
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly

Jockey Brad Stewart has questioned his own tactics after odds-on favourite Ef Troop was beaten into second place on his return at Doomben.

Ef Troop ($1.45) sat four deep under 60kg for most of the race before going down by three-quarters of a length to Mittere ($41) in Saturday’s QTIS 3YO Handicap (1110m).

Stewart said Ef Troop had run well considering his bad barrier (8) and his big weight.

“If you swap the barriers I win. The winner has come from barrier two and got the run of the race,” Stewart said.

“But for all that maybe I should have been more aggressive and put the foot to the floor and tried to lead. But there was no sure thing I would have not still been caught deep and still got beaten.”

Trainer Tony Gollan still has a southern trip in mind for Ef Troop and will make a decision in a few days.

“You can’t win races sitting deep like that under big weights,” he said.

Winning trainer Dan Bougoure was humble in victory but added Mittere was a lot better horse than his price suggested.

“The second horse was very unlucky. But barriers make a big difference and my horse is very fit and race hardened,” Bougoure said.

Mittere cost $120,000 as a yearling and is a half brother to the Bougoure-trained Snitzel’s Joy.

“He has some stout breeding and I think he can go on to win more from here,” Bougoure said.

 
  • Deposit
    $600
  • Bet with
    $1200!
  • First bet matched with up to $600 in Bonus Bets!*
  • Join now!
First bet matched with up to $600 in Bonus Bets!*
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
  • DEPOSIT $500
    start betting
    with
    $1000*
    CLAIM NOW
  • first bet
    matched
    up to
    $600*
    CLAIM NOW
  • DEPOSIT $20
    start betting
    with
    $120*
    CLAIM NOW
  • DEPOSIT $250
    start betting
    with
    $550*
    CLAIM NOW
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly
Featured News

Over $5,000 in Bonus Free Bets

Just Horse Racing provides readers with the best Free Bet offers available at every online bookmaker in Australia during the...

Caulfield Cup Field – 2018

View the final field for the 2018 Caulfield Cup The Caulfield Cup will be run on Saturday 20th October at...

Would Winx win the Melbourne Cup?

We take a look at the stats, figures and history of the Melbourne Cup to see if Champion mare Winx...

20/10/2018 Horse Racing Tips and Best Bets – Caulfield, Caulfield Cup day

The Caulfield Cup (2400m), one of the great handicaps in world racing, highlights a fab ten race program at Caulfield...

Caulfield Cup Big Bets – 2018

We take a look at the Caulfield Cup at Caulfield racecourse and list the biggest bets taken by all bookmakers...

Caulfield Cup plunge on Irish stayer

A strong move for Cliffsomoher could see the Irish trained stayer start Caulfield Cup favourite with Sportsbet. The Aidan O’Brien...

 
 
 
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.