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Filly Fires To Spare Munce Embarrassment

Promising filly Centrefire has saved trainer Chris Munce from further embarrassment by winning midweek at Eagle Farm. Backed in from $7 to $4.40, Centrefire led from barrier rise before holding on to beat favourite Stylish Saga ($2) by three-quarters of a length in the Alycone Hotel Residences Handicap (1300m) on Wednesday. Munce said he always[...]
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Talented Spurcraft To Debut For New Stable

The restrictions imposed during the coronavirus pandemic have led to Kelly Schweida training smart sprinter Spurcraft for the Listed Chief De Beers Handicap (1000m) at the Sunshine Coast. In response to the pandemic, Racing Queensland cut the state into regions with trainers and jockeys unable to move between them. Spurcraft’s trainer Charlotte White is based[...]
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The Odyssey To Overcome A Tricky Barrier

Trainer Kelly Schweida hopes a big weight advantage can help The Odyssey overcome a tricky barrier as the gelding moves closer to becoming a millionaire. The gelding has earned $920,000 from his seven wins and four placings from 16 starts and in a typical three-year-old handicap would carry about 62kg. With apprentice Stephanie Thornton’s 1.5kg[...]
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Shogun Sun To Step Up Distance

The talented but frustrating Shogun Sun will step up in distance at Eagle Farm after trainer Kelly Schweida struggled to find a suitable race for the gelding. Schweida entered Shogun Sun for Saturday’s Open Handicap (1500m) and the Class Six (1200m). The gelding will tackle the longer race with comeback jockey Jim Byrne to ride.[...]
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