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Queensland Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

Queensland Cup 2017 Betting Tips & Odds Update

The two mile 2017 Queensland Cup takes place at the Sunshine Coast this Saturday, our insider betting tips and latest winter racing odds on the staying showdown detailed below. After the early scratching of War Baby who ran in Thursday’s Grafton Cup, the field for this season’s $150,000 Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) is down to…

Emerald City Tops 2017 Queensland Cup Field & Weights

Emerald City Tops 2017 Queensland Cup Field & Weights

The Queensland Winter Racing Carnival hosts its final black-type race day at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday and Caloundra Cup graduate Emerald City heads the Queensland Cup 2017 field and weights for the two-mile feature. Running as the Sunshine Coast Race 7 at 4:02pm (AEST), this season’s $150,000 Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) has attracted a…

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. The five-year-old daughter of Warhead lined-up for her 60th career start and enjoyed her eighth turf triumph with a runaway six and a half length win in the Winter…

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. The Mornington-based Street Sense gelding jumped favourite in this year’s $175,000 Listed Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m), the bookies tipping an improvement…

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. Heathcote didn’t originally have the $175,000 Listed Ipswich Cup (2150m) on the winter agenda for his known mudlark but has made a late call to…

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. The state’s longest race, this year’s $100,000 Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) features 10 stayers with Waller’s European import Murphy’s Delight jumping the $2.60 favourite. A six-year-old son…

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. The 45-year-old jumps aboard the visiting Chris Waller-trained import’s back for the first time and is out to salute for punters in this year’s $100,000 Listed Variety Queensland Cup (3200m). Hurricane Run six-year-old Murphy’s…

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. Birchley has booked Thompson to partner the stable’s Husson five-year-old in this year’s $100,000 Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse in…

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. One of the country’s few remaining two mile races, this season’s $100,000 Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) runs as Eagle Farm Race 4 at 2:07pm (AEST) and…

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. Ten runners are set to face off in Eagle Farm’s $100,000 Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) on the weekend including the former Chris Waller-trained…