News About 2012 Caloundra Cup

Spring Option for 2012 Caloundra Cup Winner Shenzhou Steeds

Spring Option for 2012 Caloundra Cup Winner Shenzhou Steeds

Trainer Michael Moroney will consider a spring campaign for Shenzhou Steeds after the promising stayer produced a dominant victory in the Listed $200,000 2012 Caloundra Cup (2400m) on Saturday.

Shenzhou Steeds took out the Caloundra Cup on Saturday

It was the longest race of his career to date but the four-year-old never looked in doubt of making the trip, producing ...

Caloundra Cup 2012 – Preview and Tips

Caloundra Cup 2012 – Preview and Tips

The Queensland Winter Carnival may be winding down but a quality day of racing is expected at the Sunshine Coast tomorrow and the highlight event is the $200,000 2012 Caloundra Cup (2400m).

Wet weather has seen the tracked rated a heavy 10 and with it unlikely to improve before tomorrow, it is horses with a proven ability to get through ...

Shenzhou Steeds Heads 2012 Caloundra Cup Betting

Shenzhou Steeds Heads 2012 Caloundra Cup Betting

New Zealand-bred gelding Shenzhou Steeds tops the betting market for tomorrow’s Listed $200,000 2012 Caloundra Cup (2400m) at the Sunshine Coast.

Shenzhou Steeds is favourite to win the 2012 Caloundra Cup

Fresh off a win in the Ipswich Cup, the talented four-year-old is currently paying $2.70 at bookmaker.com.au to keep his unbeaten run in Queensland alive.

Trained by Michael Moroney...

Testing 2012 Caloundra Cup for Shenzhou Steeds

Testing 2012 Caloundra Cup for Shenzhou Steeds

Ipswich Cup winner Shenzhou Steeds faces his toughest test yet when he lines up in Saturday’s 2012 Caloundra Cup (2400m) at the Sunshine Coast.

Shenzhou Steeds faces tough conditions in Saturday's Caloundra Cup

He may be heading into the Sunshine Coast feature in excellent form but a heavy (10) track and an increase in distance leave trainer Michael Moroney in ...

Caloundra Cup Field 2012 – Weather Scares Off Runners

Caloundra Cup Field 2012 – Weather Scares Off Runners

Wet weather and the likelihood of a heavy (10) track have scared off a number of 2012 Caloundra Cup (2400m) hopefuls ahead of the $200,000 Sunshine Coast feature race.

Shenzhou Steeds will be looking to back up his Ipswich Cup win in Saturday's $200,000 Caloundra Cup

Racing Queensland Officials this morning gave the event the green light to be run ...

Spechenka Chasing Second Title in 2012 Caloundra Cup

Spechenka Chasing Second Title in 2012 Caloundra Cup

Ben Ahrens-trained gelding Spechenka will be chasing a second consecutive title in Saturday’s Listed $200,000 2012 Caloundra Cup (2400m).

Spechenka is chasing a second straight Caloundra Cup victory

But the six-year-old will have to turn around a horror 12 months of form that has not seen him score victory since he finished narrowly ahead of Gold In Dubai in ...

Roi D’Jeu 50-50 Caloundra Cup 2012 Chance

Roi D’Jeu 50-50 Caloundra Cup 2012 Chance

Roi D’Jeu is considered to be a 50-50 chance of starting in Saturday’s Listed $200,000 2012 Caloundra Cup (2400m) after a tough Sydney campaign that has taken “the zip” out of the Craig Ritchie-trained stayer.

The six-year-old gelding was last seen running in the 3200-metre Stayers Cup at Rosehill on June 16 where he performed gallantly to finish runner-up ...

Shenzhou Steeds Tops 2012 Caloundra Cup Nominations

Shenzhou Steeds Tops 2012 Caloundra Cup Nominations

Michael Moroney’s Ipswich Cup winner Shenzhou Steeds is set to continue their raid on the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival riches having been nominated for the Caloundra Cup 2012 at the Sunshine Coast this Saturday.

Ipswich Cup winner Shenzhou Steeds will shoot for the 2012 Caloundra Cup win this weekend

The former New Zealand galloper enjoyed great success in the ...

Caloundra Cup 2012 Target for Roi D’Jeu

Caloundra Cup 2012 Target for Roi D’Jeu

Tough Kiwi galloper Roi D’Jeu is earmarked to make their sunshine state debut in the 2012 Caloundra Cup Saturday week after their gallant run at Rosehill last Saturday.

Formerly prepared in New Zealand by Shaune Ritchie, Montjeu six-year-old Roi D’Jeu is currently enjoying a winter preparation under the Warwick Farm-based Craig Ritchie in Sydney.

The 32-start veteran ran the ...

Ironstein Eyes Second Caloundra Cup Win

Ironstein Eyes Second Caloundra Cup Win

Rosehill trainer Gerald Ryan will decide this week whether Brisbane Cup failure Ironstein will get their chance at a second Caloundra Cup victory Saturday week after they gallop at the Gold Coast on Tuesday morning.

Ironstein could be 2012 Caloundra Cup bound this winter

The Zabeel six-year-old won the 2010 Caloundra Cup at the Sunshine Coast after back-to-back Rosehill wins ...