Gunsynd’s Gossip

Moments Of Mixed Emotions

Moments Of Mixed Emotions

As Les “Bubba” Tilley approached the Doomben winning post on the back of V.J. Day earlier this month, he expressed his primary thoughts by pointing skywards.

Family Fun Continues

Family Fun Continues

Peter Thornton was on to a good thing when he put his Red Dazzler mare Miss Bam to Better Than Ready.

Omens For Kumbia

Omens For Kumbia

If Kitty Kat’s Kitten strikes form in the first race at Kumbia on Tuesday, some lucky punters will have backed the Whittington mare because of the pink silks worn by Hannah Phillips.

Monica Was There In Spirit

Monica Was There In Spirit

It was very fitting that female riders dominated the show at last Saturday’s Wondai race meeting that included the running of the Monica Ryan Demircan Memorial.

Saturday’s Bumper Day At Nanango

Saturday’s Bumper Day At Nanango

This weekend’s five event program at Lee Park has attracted 73 acceptors that include 15 reserves … so there will be plenty of equine competitors and 18 jockeys have early bookings.

Happy Hunters At Lee Park

Happy Hunters At Lee Park

Saturday’s XXXX Fitzroy Hotel Cheers Liquor House Nanango Cup day has attracted players returning to the scene of previous joyful jaunts.

The Girls Were Pretty In Pink

The Girls Were Pretty In Pink

Cat lovers and omen punters would have cleaned up at the recent Nanango meeting when Kitty Kat’s Kitten licked her rivals in the Timbertowner’s Car Detailing QTIS Maiden Plate (1200m).

Allena Chases A Nanango Prize

Allena Chases A Nanango Prize

Wondai trainer Kristen Wenck and jockey Kelly Gates finished off 2020 in fine style, courtesy of Allena’s victory at $41 in the $17,000 Benchmark 55 Handicap for Fillies and Mares (1200m) at Kilcoy.