News About 2016 Queensland Winter Racing Carnival

Instrumentalist Leads 2016 Queensland Cup Nominations

Instrumentalist Leads 2016 Queensland Cup Nominations

Dale Healey’s veteran galloper Instrumentalist will have another shot at a Cup win in the Sunshine State this weekend having been entered for Saturday’s Queensland Cup 2016 at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Nominations for this winter’s $100,000 Listed Queensland Cup (3200m), one of the few Cup races in Australia still contested over the traditional two mile…

Flamboyer Finds Form for 2016 Glasshouse Handicap Win

Flamboyer Finds Form for 2016 Glasshouse Handicap Win

Kelly Doughty’s Gold Coast-trained galloper Flamboyer continued his good winter form in Queensland on the weekend taking out the Glasshouse Handicap 2016 at the Sunshine Coast. The five-year-old son of Clang backed up from a 1400m Eagle Farm win the previous Saturday, which he won by nearly three lengths, and went up in class on…

Tivaci Takes Out 2016 Sunshine Coast Guineas – Results

Tivaci Takes Out 2016 Sunshine Coast Guineas – Results

Michael Moroney’s classy three-year-old Tivaci enjoyed a return to winning form in Queensland on Caloundra Cup Day saluting for the punters with success in the Sunshine Coast Guineas 2016. Ridden by star local hoop Damian Browne, the High Chaparral colt jumped the firming $3.20 favourite to take out the $125,000 Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas…

Amexed Scores Upset 2016 Caloundra Cup Result

Amexed Scores Upset 2016 Caloundra Cup Result

Brisbane horseman Tony Gollan might have been poolside in Bali on holidays over the weekend, but his heart was at home in Queensland cheering on his upset Caloundra Cup 2016 winner Amexed home on Saturday. Gollan was overseas enjoying his annual holiday with his wife as the $176,000 Listed Caloundra Cup (2400m) was run and…

2016 Sunshine Coast Guineas Betting Tips & Update

2016 Sunshine Coast Guineas Betting Tips & Update

The sole Group race running around the country this weekend is Queensland’s Sunshine Coast Guineas 2016, betting tips for the three-years-old showdown on Caloundra Cup Day detailed below. Due to run as Caloundra Race 5 at 2:37pm (AEST) there are 14 youngsters left in this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Sunshine Coast Guineas (1600m) field after…

2016 Caloundra Cup Tips & Odds Update

2016 Caloundra Cup Tips & Odds Update

The marquee race at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday is the Caloundra Cup 2016, betting tips for the mile and a half showdown found below. Set to run as Race 7 at 3:57pm (AEST) as the penultimate event on the latest Queensland Winter Racing Carnival card, this year’s $175,000 Listed Caloundra Cup (2400m) originally drew…

2016 Glasshouse Handicap Betting Tips

2016 Glasshouse Handicap Betting Tips

Queensland Winter Racing continues this weekend moving up to the Sunshine Coast for Caloundra Cup Day, betting tips for the Glasshouse Handicap 2016 on the card detailed below. Set to run as Caloundra Race 6 at 3:17pm (AEST), this year’s $175,000 Listed Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) field is down to 11 after the early scratching of…

Maurus Hard To Beat in Caloundra Cup 2016

Maurus Hard To Beat in Caloundra Cup 2016

Top Queensland hoop Damian Browne is confident the bookies have it right on Saturday at the Sunshine Coast and his mount Maurus in the 2016 Caloundra Cup is the one to beat. There are 12 stayers left in the mix for this year’s $175,000 Listed Cellar Maintenance Australia Caloundra Cup (2400m) after the early scratching…

Mr Individual Going Forward in Sunshine Coast Guineas

Mr Individual Going Forward in Sunshine Coast Guineas

Co-trainer Troy Corstens said he would love to see the stable’s 2016 Sunshine Coast Guineas hopeful Mr Individual go forward from the inside alley at Caloundra on Saturday. Corstens is far from thrilled with the barrier one draw for the Starspangledbanner colt he trains in partnership with his father Leon for the Malua Racing team…

2016 Caloundra Cup Betting: Maurus Odds-On

2016 Caloundra Cup Betting: Maurus Odds-On

David Vandyke’s last start Ipswich Cup winner Maurus has opened the odds-on favourite to collect another Queensland cup victory on Saturday in the Caloundra Cup 2016 at the Sunshine Coast. The imported Medicean five-year-old is now based at the Sunshine Coast for former Sydney horseman Vandyke and gets his first run at the track in…