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Fall, Suspensions Thin Qld Riding Ranks

The jockey shortage for Queensland’s winter carnival has been compounded by another suspension for leading rider Baylee Nothdurft and injury to Matt McGillivray. Group One-winning jockey McGillivray will miss Saturday’s Doomben meeting after he was injured in a fall at the Sunshine Coast on Wednesday night. Nothdurft was again suspended on a careless riding charge[...]
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Waller Youngsters Set For Queensland Debut

Champion trainer Chris Waller’s two big guns for next month’s Group One JJ Atkins, Saffiano and Spokesman, have adapted well since arriving for their first Queensland starts. Waller has won the Atkins three times with Pressday (2010), Press Statement (2015) and The Autumn Sun (2018) and has nominated nine horses for this year’s race. Saffiano[...]
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Seeker All Quality With Eagle Farm Victory

Much-travelled Quality Seeker looks to have found his niche in Queensland after a runaway win at Eagle Farm. Trained by the Melbourne-based Ciaron Maher-David Eustace partnership, Quality Seeker ($1.90) scored a 3-1/4 length win over Breakdance ($3.20) in the Trump Flooring Plate (2200m). Quality Seeker’s previous 16 starts had been in England, Victoria and NSW[...]
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