News About Rockhampton Cup

Brisbane Regulars Chase 2013 Rockhampton Cup Success – Field Named

Brisbane Regulars Chase 2013 Rockhampton Cup Success – Field Named

A number of regular Brisbane performers will be floated north this week in an effort to chase the $100,000 in prizemoney available in the 2013 Rockhampton Cup (1600m). A capacity 16-horse field plus one emergency have been included to contest the beef capital’s biggest race, with black-type winner Bid Spotter sharing the topweight of 59kg…

City Gallopers Head North – 2013 Rockhampton Cup nominations

City Gallopers Head North – 2013 Rockhampton Cup nominations

With prizemoney the equivalent of many Listed races, plenty of southern Queensland trainers will head north on Saturday for the $100,000 2013 Rockhampton Cup (1600m). Twenty seven horses have been entered to fill the 16 available spots in the beef capital’s biggest race including regular black-type competitor Poste Restante. The Desleigh Forster-trained mare hasn’t been…

Tokamak Earns Respect with 2013 Strawberry Road Handicap Win

Tokamak Earns Respect with 2013 Strawberry Road Handicap Win

From ‘lunatic’ horse to Stradbroke Handicap Day winner, the Barry Lockwood-trained Tokamak stepped up to the plate today and proved they are thriving in the sunshine state with another stakes win this time in the $80,000 Listed XXXX Gold Strawberry Road Handicap (1600m). The Diogenes five-year-old has always shown ability and been consistent on the…

Rockhampton Cup 2012 – Close Betting Market

Rockhampton Cup 2012 – Close Betting Market

Quality racing heads north tomorrow as a full 18-horse field lines up to compete for $100,000 in prize money in the 2012 Rockhampton Cup (1600m). Betting is currently tight and holding slight favouritism at the top of the market is Gold Coast gelding Emvoss ($4.00). After struggling earlier this preparation, the Toby Edmonds-trained four-year-old signalled…

Full Field for 2012 Rockhampton Cup

Full Field for 2012 Rockhampton Cup

A full field of 16 horses plus five emergencies has been named for Saturday’s $100,000 2012 Rockhampton Cup (1600m) that contains a number of local hopes as well as some southern invaders. Carrying the top weight of 58kg is Cody Morgan-trained gelding Prussian Secret who has plenty of metropolitan experience and earlier this year ran…

Quality Included in 2012 Rockhampton Cup Nominations

Quality Included in 2012 Rockhampton Cup Nominations

Quality racing heads north this weekend for the 2012 Rockhampton Cup which will feature a number of successful horses from across Queensland. Thirty contenders have been nominated to contest the $100,000 event, with the number set to be reduced to 16 when final acceptances are made tomorrow. One nominated horse who has been racing in…