News About 2016 Ipswich Cup

Maurus Wins 2016 Ipswich Cup for Vandyke

Maurus Wins 2016 Ipswich Cup for Vandyke

Newly located from Sydney to Caloundra, trainer David Vandyke celebrated a winning double at Ipswich Racecourse over the weekend led by his gutsy stayer Maurus in the Ipswich Cup 2016. After winning the first on Saturday with Blackjack Bella taking out the Ipswich Mile, the best was yet to come for Vandyke whose Medicean five-year-old…

Maurus Heads Browne’s Ipswich Cup Day Charge

Maurus Heads Browne’s Ipswich Cup Day Charge

After a successful treble last Ipswich Cup Day, Sunshine Coast-based hoop Damian Browne returns to the same meeting this weekend with Maurus heading his shot at more Black-Type glory at the track. Browne has a 30% winning strike rate across all tracks in the last 12 months, but rides at Ipswich Racecourse this Saturday for…

Jockey Change for Worthy Cause in 2016 Ipswich Cup

Jockey Change for Worthy Cause in 2016 Ipswich Cup

Sunshine Coast horseman John Zielke is hoping a change of jockey will also bring a change of luck for his late Ipswich Cup 2016 entry Worthy Cause on Saturday in Queensland. After initially planning to send his Choisir stallion out for a spell ahead of a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival bid later in the year,…

Ipswich Cup 2016 Betting Tips

Ipswich Cup 2016 Betting Tips

The feature race in Queensland this weekend is the 2016 Ipswich Cup, betting tips for the staying clash detailed below. Set to run as Ipswich Race 6 at 3:17pm (AEST) on Saturday afternoon, this year’s $175,000 Listed Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) originally attracted a final field of 11. Just 10 hopefuls remain in the…

2016 Ipswich Cup Odds and Betting Update

2016 Ipswich Cup Odds and Betting Update

Ten runners remain in contention for Saturday’s 2016 Ipswich Cup (2150m) following the scratching of Adirondack this morning; offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several opportunities to place a winning wager. Maurus has only continued to firm through the last 48 hours and now figures as clear $2.45 favourite in 2016 Ipswich…

2016 Ipswich Cup Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Ipswich Cup Field and Barrier Draw

Eleven runners have been confirmed in the final field for Saturday’s 2016 Ipswich Cup (2150m); highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Brisbane Winter Carnival’s standout stayers. Maurus has produced a number of typically strong performance this time, but will undoubtedly require luck in running from the outside barrier in the 2016 Ipswich Cup….

Dance Of Heroes Confirmed for Ipswich Cup Field

Dance Of Heroes Confirmed for Ipswich Cup Field

Last year’s winning trainer Chris Waller will shoot for back-to-back wins in the 2016 Ipswich Cup this weekend confirming plans to accept for Dance Of Heroes in the Queensland feature. Twelve months ago Sydney’s leading horseman Waller took out the handicap clash with Danchai (2015) who went on to run third to Kapour in Rosehill’s…

Jumbo Prince Can Atone in Ipswich Cup 2016

Jumbo Prince Can Atone in Ipswich Cup 2016

After a luckless run in The Wayne Wilson at Eagle Farm on Stradbroke Day, jockey Jim Byrne expects Jumbo Prince to improve in Saturday’s 2016 Ipswich Cup if accepted. Only 10 stayers were nominated for this weekend’s edition of the $175,000 Listed Ipswich Cup (2150m), entries extended until 9am (AEST) on Tuesday morning. Among the…

2016 Ipswich Cup Nominations Feature Maurus

2016 Ipswich Cup Nominations Feature Maurus

David Vandyke’s classy stayer Maurus is one of the headline nominees for the Ipswich Cup 2016 in Queensland this Saturday. The headline race in the Sunshine State this weekend, the $175,000 Listed Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) has attracted just 10 nominations. The highest-rated of the early hopefuls for the handicap clash is the Sunshine…