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2016 Grafton Cup Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Grafton Cup Field and Barrier Draw

A classy field of fifteen runners has been confirmed for Thursday’s featured 2016 Grafton Cup (2350m); highlighted by the inclusion of some of the winter’s standout stayers. Leading trainer Chris Waller will have a representative in the feature race, after confirming Index Linked in the 2016 Grafton Cup field. Index Linked has posted a commendable…

Amexed Leads 2016 Grafton Cup Nominations

Amexed Leads 2016 Grafton Cup Nominations

The Clarence River Jockey Club’s premier event is the Grafton Cup 2016 running next Thursday and nominations for the winter staying feature are led by Tony Gollan’s Caloundra Cup winner Amexed. Running on July 14, Day 2 of the Grafton Cup Carnival, this year’s $160,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) attracted 25 early entries. One of…

Brave Ali on Track for 2016 Grafton Cup

Brave Ali on Track for 2016 Grafton Cup

Brisbane’s Tony Gollan will give his old warhorse Brave Ali a final shot at winter success taking the rising 10-year-old into the Grafton Cup 2016 despite a last start loss at Eagle Farm. O’Reilly gelding Brave Ali missed last year’s $160,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) due to injury, but will get another chance at the…

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…

2015 Lough Neagh Stakes Field: 4 For Gollan

2015 Lough Neagh Stakes Field: 4 For Gollan

Brisbane’s Premiership leading trainer this season Tony Gollan will saddle-up four stablemates in the Lough Neagh Stakes 2015 at Doomben Racecourse this weekend. Due to jump as Doomben Race 8 at 4:17pm (local) as the headline of four black-types on the Brisbane card, this year’s $175,000 Listed Jones Retail Lough Neagh Stakes (1350m) features a…

On Pace 2015 Ipswich Cup Run for Volkhere

On Pace 2015 Ipswich Cup Run for Volkhere

Brisbane’s Robert Heathcote is confident an on pace style will suit his stayer Volkhere when the galloper backs up from a Stradbroke Day run in the Ipswich Cup 2015 this weekend. The Dehere six-year is one of a dozen horses nominated for the $175,000 Listed Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m), the handicap clash heading the…

2014 Brisbane Handicap Bid for Mouro

2014 Brisbane Handicap Bid for Mouro

A likely rain-affected track at Sydney’s Royal Randwick on Saturday sees Hawkesbury-based Tony McEvoy bypass the Group 2 Villiers Stakes with Mouro and take the stallion north for the Brisbane Handicap 2014 at Doomben. McEvoy nominated for both Mouro and Pelicano in this year’s Villiers Stakes over the Randwick mile, but only the latter will…

2014 Recognition Stakes Tips & Selections

2014 Recognition Stakes Tips & Selections

13 horses are set to tackle the mile at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) after headliner Mouro was scratched in favour of Sydney. The rest of the runners at least benefited from Mouro’s acceptance in the Recognition Stakes, his top weight of 61kg compressed the weight of the top Brisbane…

Rudy Leads 2014 Recognition Stakes Odds

Rudy Leads 2014 Recognition Stakes Odds

13 horses are set to tackle the mile at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday in the Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) after leading runner Mouro was scratched in favour of the Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens in Sydney. Four of the 13 remaining runners are offering single figure odds in the Recognition Stakes betting market…

Mouro Headlines 2014 Recognition Stakes Field

Mouro Headlines 2014 Recognition Stakes Field

The Listed Recognition Stakes (1630m) is one of two black-type races running at Doomben Racecourse in Brisbane this Saturday, offering a total of $100,000 in prize money. 14 horses featured accepted for the race on Wednesday, ready to tackle to mile. Headlining the final field is the Tony McEvoy-trained Mouro. Mouro has dually accepted for…