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Brave Ali Latest 2014 Grafton Cup Scratching

Brave Ali Latest 2014 Grafton Cup Scratching

Today’s Grafton Cup 2014 field is down to 12 runners after originally drawing 19 final acceptors following yet another early scratching from the classic with Brave Ali coming out. The in-form Tony Gollan-trained seven-year-old was one of the top fancies for the $150,000 Listed GDSC Grafton Cup (2350m) that takes centre stage as Race 7…

Ryan Pleased with Ironstein Ahead of Grafton Cup

Ryan Pleased with Ironstein Ahead of Grafton Cup

Having earmarked Thursday’s feature race as likely to be the talented eight-year-old veteran’s racing swansong, trainer Gerald Ryan has been pleased with the form of Ironstein and is confident of success in the 2014 Grafton Cup (2350m). Continuing to perform to a competitive standard over five race starts this preparation, Ironstein has been a notable…

Five 2014 Grafton Cup Nominations for Waller

Five 2014 Grafton Cup Nominations for Waller

Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller is hoping to extend his winning form out to Grafton next week after nominating for five stayers in this year’s Grafton Cup 2014. The lucrative $150,000 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) runs next Thursday, July 10, on the second meeting of the two-day July Racing Carnival run by the Clarence River…

Two for Waterhouse in 2014 Grafton Cup

Two for Waterhouse in 2014 Grafton Cup

In a boost for the Clarence River Jockey Club’s premier two day carnival, ace Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse will saddle-up two from Tulloch Lodge in next week’s Grafton Cup 2014 field. The $150,000 Listed GDSC Grafton Cup (2350m) takes place on Thursday July 10 and is set to attract one of its classiest line-ups in…

Ironstein to Back-Up in 2014 Grafton Cup

Ironstein to Back-Up in 2014 Grafton Cup

After failing to handle the rain at the Sunshine Coast last weekend, Gerald Ryan’s soon-to-retire warhorse Ironstein will back-up in the Grafton Cup 2014 Saturday week in their swansong race. The veteran of 63 starts raced in the Listed Caloundra Cup (2400m) last Saturday on a track rated a Dead (5). The Zabeel eight-year-old finished…

2014 Caloundra Cup Betting Tips

2014 Caloundra Cup Betting Tips

This Saturday one of the feature races running at Queensland’s Sunshine Coast Racecourse is the Caloundra Cup 2014 – betting tips and selections for which are listed below. There are 11 gallopers still in the mix for this year’s $175,000 Listed Ross MacLean Fellowship Caloundra Cup (2400m) following the early withdrawal of Perfect Star. Favourite…

Byrne Shoots for Caloundra Cup Hat-Trick

Byrne Shoots for Caloundra Cup Hat-Trick

Veteran Queensland hoop Jim Byrne has picked up a plum ride in the Caloundra Cup 2014 this Saturday aboard Brave Ali thanks to the suspension of a fellow jockey as he aims for his third win in the Sunshine Coastfeature. Byrne replaces suspended apprentice hoop Tegan Harrison who has been on fire this Queensland Winter…

Mr O’Ceirin to Outclass Caloundra Cup Rivals

Mr O’Ceirin to Outclass Caloundra Cup Rivals

Saturday’s 2014 Caloundra Cup favourite Mr O’Ceirin may be the 59kg top weight but a drop back in class for the Sunshine Coast clash will hopefully be enough to see them through according to trainer Ciaron Maher. The cool and collected Maher, who saddled up this year’s beaten Stradbroke Handicap favourite Srikandi, is confident his…

Denwood Better Than Their 2014 Caloundra Cup Odds

Denwood Better Than Their 2014 Caloundra Cup Odds

Local Sunshine Coast trainer Darryl Hansen rates his hope in Saturday’s Caloundra Cup 2014 Denwood a far better chance in the feature than their double figure price suggests. One of 11 remaining gallopers in the $175,000 Listed Ross MacLean Fellowship Caloundra Cup (2400m) following the early scratching of #7 Perfect Start, Denwood pays around $26…

Waller to Scratch 2014 Sunshine Coast Guineas Favourite

Waller to Scratch 2014 Sunshine Coast Guineas Favourite

Runaway Sydney premiership winner Chris Waller will focus all of his energies on chasing down his own record at Rosehill this weekend, and will scratch race favourite Mamwaazel from their Sunshine Coast Guineas 2014 assignment in Queensland on Saturday. Waller dominates the acceptances at Rosehill with 24 horses originally set to line up across the…