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2017 Ipswich Cup nominations extended

2017 Ipswich Cup nominations extended

The nominations for the 2017 Listed $175,000 Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) at Ipswich on Saturday have been extended after only fourteen horses were entered on Monday. The Ipswich Cup can run a capacity field of sixteen and the Ipswich Turf Club have extended the nominations deadline until 9am on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Kiwi…

2017 Brisbane Cup Winner Chocante for the Kiwis

2017 Brisbane Cup Winner Chocante for the Kiwis

Kiwi raider Chocante improved off a failed run at Eagle Farm to hand jockey Jim Byrne a double on Stradbroke Handicap Day winning the last with a dominant all-the-way performance in the Brisbane Cup 2017. Prepared across the Tasman by Cambridge trainer Stephen Marsh, four-year-old Chocante had his third run in Queensland this Brisbane Winter…

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Day Results: Impending Wins The Feature

2017 Stradbroke Handicap Day Results: Impending Wins The Feature

The 2017 Stradbroke Handicap Day results will be known shortly and we are set for a big afternoon of racing at Doomben. The Stradbroke Handicap meeting was originally scheduled to be held at Eagle Farm, but the meeting was transferred to Doomben following the shocking performance of the Eagle Farm track on Darley Kingsford Smith…

Brisbane Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Update

Brisbane Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Update

A field of 14 face off in the last on Stradbroke Handicap Day in the 2017 Brisbane Cup, betting tips and the latest odds on the handicap clash found below. Running as Doomben Race 9 at 4:20pm (AEST) on Saturday afternoon, this season’s $300,000 Group 2 Brisbane Cup (2200m) is run over 200m shorter than…

Brisbane Cup Field & Odds: Tight Betting Affair

Brisbane Cup Field & Odds: Tight Betting Affair

The bookies are having a hard time separating the top four in 2017 Brisbane Cup betting ahead of the Stradbroke Handicap Day support race at Doomben Racecourse on the weekend. Closing the card for the biggest meeting of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Brisbane Cup (2200m) is due to run…

Williams to Ride Grand Dreamer in Brisbane Cup 2017

Williams to Ride Grand Dreamer in Brisbane Cup 2017

Ace interstate hoop Craig Williams is booked to partner the Robert Smerdon-trained Grand Dreamer when the light weight hope takes on a field of better fancied stayers in Saturday’s 2017 Brisbane Cup. Caulfield horseman Smerdon has a host of exciting gallopers taking to the Doomben track on Stradbroke Handicap Day including a possible two runners…

Aloisia Up To 2017 JJ Atkins Test

Aloisia Up To 2017 JJ Atkins Test

Former Kiwi filly Aloisia put the writing on the wall with an impressive Flemington win on debut and trainer Ciaron Maher believes she is now up to the test of Saturday’s Group 1 JJ Atkins 2017 in Brisbane. Aloisia had her opening two career starts across the Tasman before joining Maher’s Victorian stables earlier this…

2017 Brisbane Cup Nominations Feature Single Gaze

2017 Brisbane Cup Nominations Feature Single Gaze

After beating home a small field at the track in last weekend’s PJ O’Shea Stakes, Nick Olive’s Group 1 winning mare Single Gaze could be in for a seven day back-up after being nominated for the Brisbane Cup 2017 on Stradbroke Handicap Day. One of the key support acts on the card, the $300,000 Group…

2017 Premier’s Cup Results: Kaiser Franz In Huge Upset

2017 Premier’s Cup Results: Kaiser Franz In Huge Upset

The Brisbane Cup in a fortnight’s time is now on the cards for Rob Heathcote’s local Brisbane stayer Kaiser Franz who scored a massive boilover result in the Premier’s Cup 2017 on Kingsford-Smith Cup Day. It had been over a year since the six-year-old son of Savabeel won a race – a Benchmark 75 at…

2017 Brisbane Cup Prep Continues for Neverland

2017 Brisbane Cup Prep Continues for Neverland

Darren Weir’s Perth expat Neverland will continue onto the Brisbane Cup 2017 in a fortnight following a lead-up run at Eagle Farm on Kingsford-Smith Cup Day. The five-year-old daughter of Big Brown is one of 14 remaining runners in Saturday’s $125,000 Group 3 Channel Seven Premier’s Cup (2200m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse. The handicap clash…