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Queensland Guineas Next for 2017 Fred Best Classic Winner Niccanova

Queensland Guineas Next for 2017 Fred Best Classic Winner Niccanova

One of the progressive youngsters from the small team of Steve Tregea-trained horses out of Toowoomba stole the show in the last on Kingsford-Smith Cup Day with Niccanova onto the 2017 Queensland Guineas after winning the Fred Best Classic. A well-bred son of Nicconi, the up-and-coming gelding only made the line-up in the $150,000 Group…

2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup Winner Clearly Innocent into Stradbroke

2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup Winner Clearly Innocent into Stradbroke

It is onto the Stradbroke Handicap in a fortnight for the now Kris Lees-trained improver Clearly Innocent who was a big drifter in Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 betting before his impressive win in the Eagle Farm Group 1 on Saturday. Earlier in the week the five-year-old son of Not A Single Doubt was as short as…

Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 Betting Update: Counterattack Market Mover

Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 Betting Update: Counterattack Market Mover

Chris Waller’s last start Doomben 10,000 runner-up Counterattack has been the best backed horse early in 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup betting markets for this afternoon’s Group 1 feature in Brisbane. A field of 13 will take to the track in Eagle Farm Race 7 for the revamped edition of the $700,000 Group 1 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup…

Wide Barrier Could Help Music Magnate in Kingsford-Smith Cup

Wide Barrier Could Help Music Magnate in Kingsford-Smith Cup

Veteran Queensland hoop Jeff Lloyd believes the wide barrier draw for his mount Music Magnate in the 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup could prove an advantage on Saturday. Lloyd rides the Bjorn Baker-trained Sydney raider for the third time on the trot this weekend in Eagle Farm’s $700,000 Group 1 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup (1300m). The Group 1…

Heavy Track No Issue for Derryn in 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup

Heavy Track No Issue for Derryn in 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup

Lindsay Park co-trainer David Hayes said the stable’s Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 runner in Brisbane on Saturday Derryn was a horse that “handles all conditions” and that the predicted Heavy Eagle Farm track was a non-issue. Early money has seen the talented Hinchinbrook colt firm in from $7 to $6 in the latest markets at on…

2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup Tips & Odds Update

2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup Tips & Odds Update

The overhauled Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 kicks off Group 1 racing at Eagle Farm this winter, betting tips and the latest odds on the weekend’s Brisbane major detailed below. A dozen sprinters remain in the mix for the old BTC Cup with Black Heart Bart all the rage in markets on Saturday’s $700,000 Group 1 Darley…

Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 Form Guide & Preview

Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 Form Guide & Preview

The 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup is the feature race in Brisbane on Saturday and below we have a comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview for each runner in the Eagle Farm showdown. Formerly run as the BTC Cup over less distance at Doomben Racecourse, the revamped Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival for 2017 has the weight-for-age…

Start Wondering Better Suited to Farm for 2017 Kingsford Smith Cup

Start Wondering Better Suited to Farm for 2017 Kingsford Smith Cup

After an unplaced Doomben 10,000 run first-up in Brisbane a fortnight back the New Zealand-trained Start Wondering should find the roomier Eagle Farm track more to his liking for this weekend’s Kingsford Smith Cup 2017 according to trainer Evan Rayner. Rayner brought the rising seven-year-old son of Eighth Wonder, who he trains in partnership with…

Kingsford Smith Cup 2017 Betting Update: Black Heart Bart Favourite

Kingsford Smith Cup 2017 Betting Update: Black Heart Bart Favourite

Updated 2017 Kingsford Smith Cup betting odds are now out on the confirmed field of weight-for-age winter hopefuls with the Darren Weir-trained Black Heart Bart leading the latest markets. Fourteen gallopers will take to the Eagle Farm track in Race 7 on Saturday afternoon in the $700,000 Group 1 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup (1300m), which previously…

2017 Kingsford Smith Cup Field Features Black Heart Bart

2017 Kingsford Smith Cup Field Features Black Heart Bart

After failing to break a 100 year drought and defend his The Goodwood title last weekend, the Darren Weir-trained Black Heart Bart has been accepted for a seven day back-up into Saturday’s Kingsford Smith Cup 2017 field. Due to run as Eagle Farm Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST), this season’s $700,000 Group 1 Darley Kingsford…