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Blake Shinn to appeal careless riding ban

Blake Shinn to appeal careless riding ban

Jockey Blake Shinn will appeal a careless riding suspension that will rule him out of Stradbroke Handicap Day at Doomben.

Browne ban puts Impending ride in jeopardy

Browne ban puts Impending ride in jeopardy

Group One-winning jockey Damian Browne will appeal against a careless-riding suspension in a bid to keep the Stradbroke Handicap ride on Impending.

Stradbroke decision looms for Perry stable

Stradbroke decision looms for Perry stable

Trainer Paul Perry has some thinking to do after the three-year-old Perast won the Fred Best Classic at Doomben.

Track complaint mars Doomben G1 meeting

Track complaint mars Doomben G1 meeting

The final race at the Queensland Oaks meeting has been run in near darkness after a delay when jockeys raised concerns about the Doomben track.

Tom Ryan suspended after hurdle at Sandown

Tom Ryan suspended after hurdle at Sandown

Tom Ryan has been suspended following his ride aboard Dane Hussler in the Australian Hurdle at Sandown.

Fierce Impact gives Smith Randwick double

Fierce Impact gives Smith Randwick double

The imported Fierce Impact has brought up the second leg of a winning double at Randwick for the Matthew Smith stable.

Fifty Stars goes four straight at Sandown

Fifty Stars goes four straight at Sandown

The Queensland Guineas at Doomben is being considered for Fifty Stars after he kept his unbeaten record intact with another victory at Sandown.

Dreamforce resumes in style at Randwick

Dreamforce resumes in style at Randwick

Dreamforce has made a successful return to racing to give Sydney jockeys' premiership leader Brenton Avdulla his fourth winner for the meeting.

Youngstar prevails in a Qld Oaks thriller

Youngstar prevails in a Qld Oaks thriller

Youngstar has continued her meteoric rise, winning the Queensland Oaks in a nail-biting finish from stablemate Another Dollar.

NZ stayer Mazzuro upsets Sandown rivals

NZ stayer Mazzuro upsets Sandown rivals

New Zealander Mazzuro has earned an extended Australian campaign with a shock win at Sandown.

Veteran Destiny's Kiss lands McKell Cup

Veteran Destiny's Kiss lands McKell Cup

Veteran stayer Destiny's Kiss will now be aimed at the Brisbane Cup after a stirring win in the Listed McKell Cup at Randwick.

Impending wins the G1 Kingsford Smith Cup

Impending wins the G1 Kingsford Smith Cup

Godolphin's Impending won his second Group One race in the Kingsford Smith Cup and will now get a chance to make it three in the Stradbroke Handicap.

Pedreana claims G3 Glenlogan Park Stakes

Pedreana claims G3 Glenlogan Park Stakes

Jockey Michael Dee has captured the Group Three Glenlogan Park Stakes aboard Pedrena at his first day of riding at Doomben.

Stirring win for Derby-bound Live And Free

Stirring win for Derby-bound Live And Free

Queensland Derby-bound Live And Free has given part-owners Julie and Gary Manning the ideal tonic as they recover from injuries sustained in a car accident.

Self Sense confirms liking for obstacles

Self Sense confirms liking for obstacles

Self Sense has remained unbeaten over jumps taking out the Australian Hurdle at Sandown as a short-priced favourite.