The Doomben 10,000 is a prestigious Group 1 thoroughbred horse race for horses aged three years and older, at a weight for age restriction. Having been held since 1933, the Doomben 10,000 is not one of the oldest races on the Australian Group 1 calendar, however it has since become an iconic race associated with Doomben Racecourse that is widely considered as a premier sprint race not just in Queensland but in all of Australian racing.
The 2023 Doomben 10,000 will be a spectacle for racing fans around the country who will turn their eyes to Doomben Racecourse on Saturday the 13th of May 2023 in order to witness a special race. Read below for a breakdown of what you will find in this preview to the 2023 Doomben 10,000 race.
This 2023 Doomben 10,000 preview will start by looking at the feature race itself. Given that this Doomben 10,000 race preview is being written over three weeks in advance of the actual Doomben 10,000 2023 feature race, there is yet to be a confirmed field of runners. However, the ‘The Feature Race – the 2023 Doomben 10,000’ section will break down the prize money distributions as well as the result of the 2022 Doomben 10,000 race.
After getting a proper picture of the field and likely competitors for the title of champion of the 2023 Doomben 10,000, we will look at where to place your bets for the Doomben 10,000. This is in terms of the selection of Australian bookmakers available to you that offer thoroughbred horse racing markets. We also include a list of five Australian bookmakers we are fans of that might be the right selection for you to bet with on the 2023 Doomben 10,000.
Visit the ‘How to Bet on the 2023 Doomben 10,000’ section of this 2023 Doomben 10,000 feature race preview to get some guidance on what sort of markets to look out for when placing bets on big Group 1 Australian thoroughbred horse races, not just limited to the 2023 Doomben 10,000. However, we recommend following this advice for the 2023 Doomben 10,000 too.
The 2023 Doomben 10,000 preview goes on to highlight the home of the 2023 Doomben 10,000, Doomben Racecourse. A Queensland racing icon with prestige and history associated with it, be sure to visit our Doomben Racecourse feature race page which includes a plethora of information about the venue, including its big races over the Australian racing calendar, its differentiating factors that set it apart from the other Australian turf courses, and the history that Doomben Racecourse has undergone to become what it is today.
The ’Race History of the Doomben 10,000’ is my favourite section of this Doomben 10,000 race preview, in addition to pretty much all other race pages. This is because the race history paints the picture of any given Group 1 race, not just the Doomben 10,000. We will look at the changes to distance, name, and venue, that the Doomben 10,000 has experienced over its long and illustrious history, as well as the records held by some of Australia’s greatest horses, jockeys, and trainers.
The last section of this 2023 Doomben 10,000 feature race preview is a comprehensive list of every Doomben 10,000 victor since its first jump in 1933 under the name the Doomben Newmarket Handicap. This list includes some recognisable names and great Australian champions so be sure to check it out!
Be sure to visit our OnlyRacing Tips page closer to the date of the race on Saturday the 13th of May 2023 at Doomben Racecourse in order to view our tips for the 2023 Doomben 10,000, as well as the entire meet at Doomben Racecourse for the 13th of May 2023. These tips include straight fixed win or place market picks, as well as multis, exotics, and spotlights on a jockey and popular bets for the day. Do not miss out!
With all that having been said, make sure that your calendar is completely empty on Saturday the 13th of May 2023, so you do not miss out on a great day of racing at Doomben Racecourse, and more importantly, you do not miss out on the 2023 Doomben 10,000 feature race which promises to excite as it always does.