News About 2011 Doomben Cup

Scriven And Scenic Shot Claim 2nd Doomben Cup

Scriven And Scenic Shot Claim 2nd Doomben Cup

Scenic Shot is the Doomben Cup winner, claiming the Group 1 victory for the second time with jockey Shane Scriven

The Doomben Cup has a habit of providing some highly memorable races and the 2011 event will surely go down in history with Scenic Shot claiming his second title.

They jumped from the gates with The Hombre taking up the ...

Doomben Cup – Now Or Never For Shoot Out

Doomben Cup – Now Or Never For Shoot Out

John Wallace is backing Shoot Out to win the Doomben Cup

He sounds a bit like a broken record player but once again John Wallace is backing Shoot Out to break through for his maiden win of 2011, this time in the Doomben Cup.

Shoot Out has been one of the most costly horses to punters all year but they ...

Waller Names Local as Main Danger to the Kingdom

Waller Names Local as Main Danger to the Kingdom

On Saturday leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller lines up his star import My Kingdom Of Fife for a fourth time on the Aussie turf and it is the sole Queensland-trained horse in this year’s Doomben Cup and not the equal favourite and fellow import that Waller tips as the main danger to Fife’s unbeaten streak in the southern hemisphere.

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No Chance of Another $101 Upset with Zavite out of Cup

No Chance of Another $101 Upset with Zavite out of Cup

Upset winner of last month’s Ranvet Stakes in Sydney, the Anthony Cummings-trained warhorse Zavite has been scratched from Saturday’s Doomben Cup in Brisbane.

Zavite (Inside) has been scratched from Saturday's Doomben Cup

The rising nine-year-old Zabeel gelding claimed a devastatingly close win in the Group 1 Ranvet Stakes (2000m) as a $101 roughie three starts back before two unplaced ...

Win Cup First, Worry about Appeal Later Says Scriven

Win Cup First, Worry about Appeal Later Says Scriven

Jockey Shane Scriven has said he is 100 per cent focused on riding Scenic Shot to victory in this weekend’s Doomben Cup despite the overhanging issue of his notorious whip stealing appeal approaching.

Scenic Shot is vying for a second Doomben Cup win on Saturday

Scriven admitted to stealing apprentice jockey Ben Looker’s whip in the closing stages of an ...

Shootoff Ready for Doomben Duel

Shootoff Ready for Doomben Duel

Graeme Rogerson’s Duelled gelding Shootoff is in-form and fighting fit ahead of his attempt at a third straight win in this weekend’s Doomben Cup.

Group 1 placegetter and early favourite for the upcoming Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm, three-year-old Shootoff was one of 10 acceptors for Saturday’s $500,000 Group 1 Doomben Cup (2020m) when the final field was released ...

Shadows to be Scratched if Sun Doesn’t Shine at Doomben

Shadows to be Scratched if Sun Doesn’t Shine at Doomben

Top Sydney trainer Anthony Cummings has warned that he won’t hesitate scratching his SA Derby winner Shadows In The Sun from Saturday’s Doomben Cup showdown if the weather fails to hold in the sunshine state.

Zavite (Inside) is one of two acceptors along with Shadows In The Sun for Anthony Cummings in the Doomben Cup

Progressive Dane Shadow three-year-old Shadows ...

Bowman Backs Glass to Shatter Fife’s Unbeaten Streak

Bowman Backs Glass to Shatter Fife’s Unbeaten Streak

Champion hoop Hugh Bowman is tipping his mount and Doomben Cup favourite Glass Harmonium to back up from their barnstorming Aussie debut by shattering the winning streak of fellow import and rival My Kingdom Of Fife in Brisbane on Saturday.

My Kingdom Of Fife is one of the two favourites for Saturday's Doomben Cup

Michael Moroney’s imported stayer Glass Harmonium ...

Shoot Out Sole Maroon in Cup

Shoot Out Sole Maroon in Cup

The John Wallace-trained Shoot Out is the sole Queenslander accepted for this Saturday’s Doomben Cup, last year’s AJC Derby winner ready to reproduce their Group 1 winning form for the Maroons.

Shoot Out is the only Queensland-trained horse in Saturday's Doomben Cup field

Yesterday a final field of 10 quality gallopers were announced for the $500,000 Group 1 ...

Fife to Face Nine Rivals in Cup

Fife to Face Nine Rivals in Cup

Chris Waller’s star import My Kingdom Of Fife will face nine rivals in the Doomben Cup as the in-form six-year-old looks to keep their flawless record on Aussie shores intact.

My Kingdom Of Fife is out to maintain their unbeaten record in Australia at Doomben on Saturday

Kingmambo gelding My Kingdom Of Fife is currently battling for favouritism with fellow ...