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Phelan Ready Finally Wins Again

Phelan Ready Finally Wins Again

One of Australian racing’s longest winless streaks in history finally ended over the weekend with Sunshine Coast horseman Jason McLachlan rewarded in Brisbane for his patience with former star juvenile Phelan Ready.

Phelan Ready ended a five year drought with a win at Eagle Farm over the weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The now eight-year-old More Than Ready gelding had ...

Shenzhou Steeds Leads 2013 Caloundra Cup Betting

Shenzhou Steeds Leads 2013 Caloundra Cup Betting

Defending champ Shenzhou Steeds has opened narrow favourite to score successive victories in Saturday’s Caloundra Cup 2013 at the Sunshine Coast.

Defending champ Shenzhou Steeds is favourite to win the Caloundra Cup again on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Michael Moroney-trained gelding enjoyed a massive seven length success in last winter’s $200,000 Listed Caloundra Cup (2400m) when relishing ...

Belltone Heads Glasshouse Handicap Field 2013

Belltone Heads Glasshouse Handicap Field 2013

Kelso Wood’s Brisbane-based sprinter Belltone will defend their title in the major support race on the Caloundra Cup Day program this weekend vying for consecutive wins in the 2013 Glasshouse Handicap.

Belltone defends their title in Saturday's Glasshouse Handicap 2013. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The veteran Brahms seven-year-old was the easy winner of the $175,000 Listed Glasshouse Handicap (1400m) ...

Smith Sees Magic 2013 Caloundra Cup Result

Smith Sees Magic 2013 Caloundra Cup Result

Brian Smith is preparing for a big Caloundra Cup Day at the Sunshine Coast this Saturday, the Eagle Farm-based horseman especially happy with his chances in the day’s headline event with Za Magic to line-up in the Caloundra Cup 2013.

Rothera (pictured) is one of three 2013 Caloundra Cup chances for Smith along with Raeburn and Za Magic. Photo: ...

Muirfield Can Bounce Back in 2013 Caloundra Cup – Wilkinson

Muirfield Can Bounce Back in 2013 Caloundra Cup – Wilkinson

Despite a disappointing finish in the Ipswich Cup last start Muirfield has the ability to return to form and break a 15-month losing streak in this Saturday’s Caloundra Cup 2013 according to jockey Eddie Wilkinson.

Eddie Wilkinson (pictured here on Venture On) has opted to ride Muirfield in Saturday's Caloundra Cup 2013. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Wilkinson partnered the Michael ...

2013 Ipswich Cup Tips & Exotic Selections

2013 Ipswich Cup Tips & Exotic Selections

The always popular Ipswich Cup 2013 is set to light up Ipswich Racecourse this weekend and to help you pick the winner out of the exciting field of stayers below are the exclusive Races.com.au betting tips on the winter showdown.

Planetarium is the Races.com.au team's tip to win the 2013 Ipswich Cup on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

This year’s field ...

Ipswich Cup 2013 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Ipswich Cup 2013 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Following last weekend’s big Stradbroke Handicap Day race meet this Saturday the Queensland Winter Racing Action continues west of Brisbane with the Ipswich Cup 2013 spearheading proceedings, the Races.com.au team’s insider form guide analysis and betting preview for which can be found right here.

Voila Ici (right) boasts one of the best records over the Ipswich Cup distance. Photo: Race ...

Vo Hearts Wins 2013 Champagne Classic – Race Results

Vo Hearts Wins 2013 Champagne Classic – Race Results

Vo Heart has won the Group 2 Champagne Classic at Eagle Farm Racecourse today May 11, 2013.

The two-year-old won the race by a neck in front of Vilanova, who finished second, and Global Dream, who passed the post in third position.

Vo Heart has now won two of his four race starts and has earned more than ...

Caulfield Cup 2012 Via Makybe for Shenzhou Steeds

Caulfield Cup 2012 Via Makybe for Shenzhou Steeds

Top Flemington trainer Michael Moroney is looking for a good first-up performance from his smart stayer Shenzhou Steeds when they resume in Saturday’s Makybe Diva Stakes at their home track, the former Kiwi galloper heading towards the 2012 Caulfield Cup this Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

Shenzhou Steeds will head towards the 2012 Caulfield Cup starting with a first-up run ...

Spring Option for 2012 Caloundra Cup Winner Shenzhou Steeds

Spring Option for 2012 Caloundra Cup Winner Shenzhou Steeds

Trainer Michael Moroney will consider a spring campaign for Shenzhou Steeds after the promising stayer produced a dominant victory in the Listed $200,000 2012 Caloundra Cup (2400m) on Saturday.

Shenzhou Steeds took out the Caloundra Cup on Saturday

It was the longest race of his career to date but the four-year-old never looked in doubt of making the trip, producing ...