News About 2014 Eagle Farm Cup

2016 Queensland Guineas Over Derby for Rangipo

2016 Queensland Guineas Over Derby for Rangipo

Despite winning the NZ Derby last time out the Tony Pike-trained Rangipo targets the Queensland Guineas 2016 over the Brisbane edition of the Derby this winter. The super-consistent Stryker three-year-old has won seven of his 12 starts at home for the Cambridge-based Pike including three on the trot this autumn. The progressive young galloper debuts…

Moriarty Wins 2014 Eagle Farm Cup

Moriarty Wins 2014 Eagle Farm Cup

Talented Chris Waller-trainer stayer Moriarty has produced an impressive final straight sprint to pull clear and win the 2014 Group 2 Eagle Farm Cup (2200m) in Brisbane this afternoon ahead of Mr O’Ceirin and Floria. Jumping from the gates well, the Clodovil gelding found ideal position on the heels of early leaders Wistful and Mr…

Eagle Farm Cup 2014 Tips & Selections

Eagle Farm Cup 2014 Tips & Selections

Betting on the Queensland Oaks Day races in Brisbane this Saturday is starting to heat up including the markets for the Brisbane Cup lead-up, the 2014 Eagle Farm Cup. The opening Group status race on the Eagle Farm card for the weekend, this year’s $250,000 Group 2 Merlo Coffee Eagle Farm Cup (2200m) features just…

Maher Hopeful of Damp Track for Mr O’Ceirin in Eagle Farm Cup

Maher Hopeful of Damp Track for Mr O’Ceirin in Eagle Farm Cup

Unable to figure when seventh in the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) on a good Brisbane track last time out, trainer Ciaron Maher has revealed he is hopeful of a slightly rain affected track for Mr O’Ceirin’s appearance in the Group 2 Eagle Farm Cup (2200m) this weekend. Producing a strong turn of foot to…

2014 Eagle Farm Cup Betting – Akzar Clear Favourite

2014 Eagle Farm Cup Betting – Akzar Clear Favourite

Darren Weir’s in-form seven-year-old Akzar has opened top of the odds for their latest assignment in Saturday’s Eagle Farm Cup 2014. Running as Race 3 at 1:05pm, the $250,000 Group 2 Merlo Coffee Eagle Farm Cup (2200m) has drawn another small field this year with just seven acceptors. Of those it is Victorian raider, Selkirk…

Moriarty Leads Eagle Farm Cup Field 2014

Moriarty Leads Eagle Farm Cup Field 2014

After running fourth in last year’s race, the Chris Waller-trained Moriarty is back for a second shot at the Eagle Farm Cup this weekend. Scheduled to run as Race 3 at 1:05pm on Saturday’s Queensland Oaks Day program, this year’s $250,000 Group 2 Merlo Coffee Eagle Farm Cup (2200m) features a field of just seven…

Only Seven 2014 Eagle Farm Cup Nominations

Only Seven 2014 Eagle Farm Cup Nominations

Just seven stayers have been nominated for this Saturday’s Eagle Farm Cup 2014, one less than the six final acceptors that faced off in the Queensland Oaks Day feature last Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. It is shaping up as a diminutive line-up in this year’s $250,000 Group 2 Eagle Farm Cup (2200m), the weight-for-age clash…