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Gunsynd Mile

The Gunsynd Mile is a Brisbane Racing Club Group 3 Australian Thoroughbred horse race for horses aged three years old, at set weights, over a distance of 1615 metres. Prizemoney is AUD$125,000. It is held annually at Doomben Racecourse in Brisbane, Queensland in May.

The race is named in honour of Gunsynd, the champion miler of the early 1970s known as the Goondiwindi Grey.

Race history

  • Before 1998 was a Listed race.
  • The race was previously known as the Doomben Classic.

Past winners

  • 2010 Sanderson [1]
  • 2009 Za Magic [2]
  • 2008 Pepperwood [3]
  • 2007 Reigning To Win [4]
  • 2006 Belmonte
  • 2005 Saxon
  • 2004 Drunken Joker
  • 2003 Bobs Boy
  • 2002 Galroof
  • 2001 Arrabeea
  • 2000 Akhenaton
  • 1999 Tobruk
  • 1998 Enforced
  • 1997 Marble Halls
  • 1996 Kidmans Cove
  • 1995 Matsqui
  • 1994 What A Poet
  • 1993 Slanchyvah
  • 1992 Pagos King
  • 1991 Brunchtime
  • 1990 Stylish Century
  • 1989 Swain



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