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100th Ballina Cup Field – 2014 Acceptors

100th Ballina Cup Field – 2014 Acceptors

This Friday will see the centenary edition of the Ballina Cup take place in the Northern Rivers region on New South Wales and the historic running of the handicap clash has attracted a capacity field. Running as Race 7 at 4:40pm the $50,000 Slipway Hotel Ballina Cup (1600m) features 14 starters plus three emergencies. Heading…

Guy Goes for Back-to-Back Ipswich Cup Trophies

Guy Goes for Back-to-Back Ipswich Cup Trophies

Gold Coast horseman Bryan Guy stayed at home for last year’s Ipswich Cup that he won with Anagold but will be trackside this Saturday shooting for successive wins in the feature. Anagold isn’t in the mix this year, the smart mare now prepared in Melbourne by Mick Price, but Guy returns with two hopes –…

Brave Ali Included in Ipswich Cup 2014 Field

Brave Ali Included in Ipswich Cup 2014 Field

After coming devastatingly close to bagging another Group 1 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival trophy last weekend, this Saturday in-form Queensland trainer Tony Gollan turns his attention to the 2014 Ipswich Cup with Brave Ali. Gollan has been on fire this season including his Doomben 10,000 victory with Spirit Of Boom at home last month. He…

2013 Murwillumbah Cup Nominations

2013 Murwillumbah Cup Nominations

While not holding black type status there’s still plenty of hype about for Sunday’s Murwillumbah Cup 2013 in the New South Wales’ hinterland with nominations for the Tweed River Jockey Club’s premier race now out. It’s likely to be a wet track for Murwillumbah Cup Day with the course currently in the Heavy range but…