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Iggi Pop Outstays Rivals for 2014 Queensland Cup Win

Iggi Pop Outstays Rivals for 2014 Queensland Cup Win

One-paced stayer Iggi Pop was able to outstay their rivals and snare a black-type victory when stepped up to the two miles by trainer John Sargent in the Queensland Cup 2014 in Brisbane over the weekend. The former John O’Shea-trained Savabeel gelding had their first look at the 3200m in Saturday’s $150,000 Listed bmag Queensland…

2014 Queensland Cup Betting Tips

2014 Queensland Cup Betting Tips

Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse will host two stakes races this Saturday including the meeting’s feature event, the Queensland Cup 2014. There are 16 stayers in the mix for this year’s $150,000 Listed bmag Queensland Cup (3200m), the favourite of which is the Barry Mitchell-trained Brayroan. A rising eight-year-old Zabeel gelding they come off an upset…

Brayroan Narrowly Leads Queensland Cup 2014 Odds

Brayroan Narrowly Leads Queensland Cup 2014 Odds

Barry Mitchell’s last start Caloundra Cup champ Brayroan is narrowly winning the betting battle in the 2014 Queensland Cup odds ahead of the Eagle Farm feature at their home track this weekend. The Zabeel seven-year-old pays $4 to go back-to-back and win the $150,000 Listed bmag Queensland Cup (3200m) on Saturday following a Sunshine Coast…

2014 Queensland Cup Farewell for Jumps Hope Brayroan

2014 Queensland Cup Farewell for Jumps Hope Brayroan

Instead of waiting 12 months for a possible Caloundra Cup title defense trainer Barry Mitchell is considering a Victorian jumps career for Brayroan after their likely Brisbane swansong in the Queensland Cup 2014 this weekend. The rising eight-year-old Zabeel gelding is one of 16 stayers facing off in Saturday’s two mile showdown at Eagle Farm….

Astro Avalanche Confirmed for Queensland Cup

Astro Avalanche Confirmed for Queensland Cup

Revealing a career-chance to jumps racing is likely on the cards, trainer Sam Kavanagh has confirmed former Irish stayer Astro Avalanche will be offered at least one more opportunity to shine on the flat when lining up for the Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) at Brisbane’s Eagle Farm Racecourse. Putting on an impressive display at Royal…

Brayroan Heads 2014 Queensland Cup Nominations

Brayroan Heads 2014 Queensland Cup Nominations

Last weekend’s Caloundra Cup winner Brayroan has been nominated to possibly back-up seven days later in the Queensland Cup 2014 at Eagle Farm Racecourse in Brisbane this Saturday. The veteran Zabeel seven-year-old, locally trained by jockey Chris Munce’s father-in-law Barry Mitchell, is one 18 stayers making up the nominations for this year’s $150,000 Listed Queensland…

Destiny’s Kiss Eyeing Second Winter Cup Success

Destiny’s Kiss Eyeing Second Winter Cup Success

Fresh off the back of an impressive victory in the Stayers Cup (3200m) at Randwick last time out on June 7th, trainer Joseph Pride has confirmed Destiny’s Kiss will contest this weekend’s Listed Winter Cup (2400m) at Rosehill Gardens, but is hopeful of more nominations before Wednesday’s final field is announced. Producing a memorable turn…