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Hickmott Declares War on 2017 Caloundra Cup

Hickmott Declares War on 2017 Caloundra Cup

Beaudesert trainer Kelvin Hickmott has named the Caloundra Cup 2017 as the likely next-up target for his impressive Ipswich winning mare from the weekend War Baby.

War Baby could be 2017 Caloundra Cup bound after her big Ipswich win over the weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The five-year-old daughter of Warhead lined-up for her 60th career start and enjoyed ...

Ipswich Cup Winner Self Sense Onto Caloundra Cup 2017

Ipswich Cup Winner Self Sense Onto Caloundra Cup 2017

The 2017 Caloundra Cup is next on the winter racing agenda for Victorian galloper Self Sense after the David Brideoake-trained six-year-old saluted for the punters with an Ipswich Cup win over the weekend.

Self Sense (pictured at Caulfield) won his first race in over two years saluting for the punters with a seven length romp home in the 2017 ...

Wet Ipswich Cup 2017 Suits Kaiser Franz

Wet Ipswich Cup 2017 Suits Kaiser Franz

Brisbane’s Robert Heathcote knows he doesn’t have the classiest horse in Saturday’s 2017 Ipswich Cup field, but knows the muddy conditions will be right up the alley of Kaiser Franz.

Kaiser Franz (inside) will appreciate a Heavy track for his 2017 Ipswich Cup bid in Queensland this weekend. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Heathcote didn’t originally have the $175,000 Listed ...

Waller Wins 2016 Queensland Cup with Murphy’s Delight

Waller Wins 2016 Queensland Cup with Murphy’s Delight

Sydney’s top trainer Chris Waller enjoyed a successful raid on Saturday’s Queensland Cup 2016 at Eagle Farm Racecourse thanks to the win by the race favourite Murphy’s Delight.

Murphy’s Delight handed jockey Jim Byrne a third win in the 2016 Queensland Cup on Saturday at Eagle Farm. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The state’s longest race, this year’s $100,000 Listed Queensland ...

Byrne Delighted with 2016 Queensland Cup Ride

Byrne Delighted with 2016 Queensland Cup Ride

Veteran Queensland hoop Jim Byrne has declared Murphy’s Delight a “good ride” in Saturday’s Queensland Cup 2016 at Eagle Farm Racecourse.

Jockey Jim Byrne is excited to ride Saturday’s 2016 Queensland Cup favourite Murphy’s Delight in the two mile showdown at Eagle Farm. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The 45-year-old jumps aboard the visiting Chris Waller-trained import’s back for the ...

Thompson Rides Pop ‘N’ Scotch in Queensland Cup 2016

Thompson Rides Pop ‘N’ Scotch in Queensland Cup 2016

Local horseman Liam Birchley is hoping the engagement of veteran hoop Robert Thompson for Pop ‘N’ Scotch will see a change of luck for the dual runner-up in Saturday’s 2016 Queensland Cup.

Pop ‘n’ Scotch (inside) has his third shot at the 2016 Queensland Cup on Saturday after back-to-back seconds in the two mile feature. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Birchley ...

2016 Queensland Cup Tips & Betting Update

2016 Queensland Cup Tips & Betting Update

The next Queensland Winter Racing Carnival feature is Eagle Farm’s Queensland Cup 2016 on Saturday in Brisbane, betting tips and the latest odds on the staying showdown found below.

Tunes is the Races.com.au tip to win the 2016 Queensland Cup in an Eagle Farm upset in Brisbane on Saturday. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

One of the country’s few remaining two ...

Two Mile Queensland Cup 2016 Test for Instrumentalist

Two Mile Queensland Cup 2016 Test for Instrumentalist

Sunshine Coast horseman Dale Healey is confident the two miles is not outside of his stayer Instrumentalist’s reach in the 2016 Queensland Cup on Saturday but admits the weight is a concern.

Instrumentalist has a task carrying the 59kg top weight in Saturday’s 2016 Queensland Cup at Eagle Farm Racecourse. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Ten runners are set ...

Murphy’s Delight Heads 2016 Queensland Cup Odds

Murphy’s Delight Heads 2016 Queensland Cup Odds

Chris Waller’s Sydney raider Murphy’s Delight has opened clear favourite in Queensland Cup 2016 betting for the two mile winter feature at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday.

Murphy’s Delight is the short-priced favourite in 2016 Queensland Cup betting for Eagle Farm on Saturday. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell.

A field of just 10 stayers line-up in this year’s $100,000 Listed Variety ...

Tunes to Sing over Two Miles in Queensland Cup 2016

Tunes to Sing over Two Miles in Queensland Cup 2016

Sunshine Coast trainer Andrew Williamson is willing to forgive Tunes an unplaced Caloundra Cup run last start and is confident the galloper can outstay his rivals over the two miles in Saturday’s 2016 Queensland Cup.

Tunes is out to improve on an unplaced Caloundra Cup run in Saturday’s 2016 Queensland Cup at Eagle Farm. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

A seven-year-old ...