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Glasshouse Handicap 2014 Field & Barriers

Glasshouse Handicap 2014 Field & Barriers

A bumper line-up of middle distance gallopers is engaged to face off in the 2014 Glasshouse Handicap field at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday as part of Caloundra Cup Day.

Eye Liner Stakes champ Alma's Fury runs again this Saturday in the Glasshouse Handicap 2014. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Running as Corbould Park Race 6 at 3:05pm this year’s $175,000 ...

Alma’s Fury Leads 2014 Glasshouse Handicap Nominations

Alma’s Fury Leads 2014 Glasshouse Handicap Nominations

Brisbane’s in-form trainer Tony Gollan is gearing up for a big Caloundra Cup Day on the Sunshine Coast this Saturday including saddling up Eye Liner Stakes winner Alma’s Fury in the Glasshouse Handicap 2014.

Alma's Fury (inside) backs up from an Ipswich win in Saturday's Glasshouse Handicap 2014. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Gollan, on a belated holiday in New Zealand ...

2012 Roy Higgins Quality Field Features Adelaide Cup Hopes

2012 Roy Higgins Quality Field Features Adelaide Cup Hopes

This Saturday as part of the exciting Australian Guineas Day program at Flemington, a quality field of staying types will face off in the $125,000 Listed Roy Higgins Quality (2600m), a number of which are heading towards a start in next month’s 2012 Adelaide Cup.

Due to jump at 1:20pm (VIC time) as Flemington Race 2 on Saturday, ...

Adelaide Cup 2012 Nominations & Weights

Adelaide Cup 2012 Nominations & Weights

Late last week the early nominations and weights for the highly-anticipated 2012 Adelaide Cup at Morphettville next month were released with 41 stayers nominated for the popular two-mile showdown.

Norsqui is one of the top-rated and weighted 2012 Adelaide Cup noiminations

One of only five stakes events on the Australian racing calendar held each year over the traditional 3200-metres cup ...

Jockeys Cleared in Sydney Cup Fall Inquiry

Jockeys Cleared in Sydney Cup Fall Inquiry

Jockey Glyn Schofield suffered a broken collarbone in the Sydney Cup fall

A stewards’ inquiry into the nasty fall in last month’s Sydney Cup that saw top hoops Kerrin McEvoy and Glyn Schofield injured and consequently sidelined from racing has found the incident to be accidental and both jockeys cleared of any blame.

The Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) ran ...

C’est La Guerre Backed for Sydney Cup Win

C’est La Guerre Backed for Sydney Cup Win

The Lloyd Williams-owned six-year-old C’est La Guerre has overtaken fellow imported stayer and stablemate Mourayan as the favourite for this year’s Sydney Cup.

Shinko King gelding C’est La Guerre has been backed in from $6.50 to $6 to break their Group 1 hoodoo in Australia and take out the $500,000 Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick’s closing ...

Williams’ Melbourne Cup Hopes on Display at Sydney

Williams’ Melbourne Cup Hopes on Display at Sydney

Renowned racehorse owner Lloyd Williams is already preparing for the 151st edition of the world’s richest handicap with a trio of his imported stayers to display their Melbourne Cup claims in this Saturday’s Sydney Cup showdown.

Williams, well known for his colossal thoroughbred purchases to target Cup glory, has three livewire chances for the $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Sydney ...

Spotter Bids to Keep Sydney Cup from Imported Invaders

Spotter Bids to Keep Sydney Cup from Imported Invaders

Local Randwick trainer Graeme Rogerson is keen to keep this year’s Sydney Cup trophy at home and out of the hands of the deluge of imported stayers as he lines up his Redoute’s Choice gelding Bid Spotter in Saturday’s showdown.

Bid Spotter is set to line up in the 2011 Sydney Cup at Randwick

With eight of the top nine ...

Sydney Cup 2011 Betting Odds Lead by Descarado

Sydney Cup 2011 Betting Odds Lead by Descarado

Descarado has opened as the ante-post favourite in the 2011 Sydney Cup betting markets

Gai Waterhouse’s reigning Caulfield Cup champion Descarado has opened as the ante-post favourite to win the $500,000 Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on Easter Saturday, April 23 after odds on the autumn feature were released this week.

The 2011 Sydney Cup, one of only ...

Muir is the 2011 Adelaide Cup Winner – Morphettville Results

Muir is the 2011 Adelaide Cup Winner – Morphettville Results

Muir has won the 2011 Adelaide Cup

Muir has displaying a strong staying performance over the 3200m Cup distance to win the 2011 Adelaide Cup and cause an upset in the feature race results today at Morphettville.

Paying $27.30 with online bookmaker Luxbet, five-year-old Galileo gelding Muir had a great start out wide in barrier 18 and ran towards the ...