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Steel Zip Ready for Sunshine Coast Cup

Steel Zip Ready for Sunshine Coast Cup

Trainer Pat Duff has been thrilled with the condition of stable star Steel Zip through recent weeks and is hopeful the return of Brad Stewart to the saddle on Tuesday will also see a return to winning form for the veteran in the Listed Sunshine Coast Cup (1400m). Steel Zip has been a strong and…

2016 Sunshine Coast Cup Nominations Feature Murt The Flirt

2016 Sunshine Coast Cup Nominations Feature Murt The Flirt

Talented Victorian galloper Murt The Flirt is one of the headline Sunshine Coast Cup 2016 nominations for the feature race in Queensland on Australia Day next Tuesday, January 26. This summer’s $100,000 Listed Access Insulation Sunshine Coast Cup (1400m) attracted a bumper 19 nominations for the quality handicap clash. Of those one of the top-rated…

2016 Sunshine Coast Cup Aim for Little Brown Horse

2016 Sunshine Coast Cup Aim for Little Brown Horse

The Sunshine Coast Cup 2016 on Australia Day in Queensland is the confirmed next-up assignment for the in-form Kelly Doughty-trained mare from the Gold Coast Little Brown Horse. The evergreen seven-year-old daughter of Waterford Road targets the January 26 feature at Caloundra after posting her 14th career win at start number 58 at the Sunshine…

Steel Zip Skips Doomben for 2015 Sunshine Coast Cup

Steel Zip Skips Doomben for 2015 Sunshine Coast Cup

Due to the heavy rain that continues to fall across Brisbane, Pat Duff has opted not to run Steep Zip in the Ashgrove Cricket Open (1600m) at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday. The seven-year-old galloper will instead wait another two days and travel to the Sunshine Coast for the Listed Sunshine Coast Cup (1400m) on Monday….

2015 Sunshine Coast Cup Nominations Released

2015 Sunshine Coast Cup Nominations Released

Nominations for the Listed Sunshine Coast Cup (1400m) on Australia Day next Monday were taken this morning with 21 sprint-mile runners declaring for the race. Leading the charge is Robert Heathcote’s Riva De Lago, one of two potential horses to be saddled by the trainer. The 2013 Group 2 Theo Marks Stakes (1400m) winner has…

Sunshine Coast Cup 2013 – Betting Odds and Tips

Sunshine Coast Cup 2013 – Betting Odds and Tips

The Sunshine Coast plays host to a rare Saturday meeting this weekend which is highlighted by the Listed $100,000 2013 Sunshine Coast Cup (1400m). Nine horses are in the final field but there could be some scratchings before race jump as the rain is pouring in Queensland and not expected to slow up all weekend….

Wet 2013 Sunshine Coast Cup Worry for Gundy Son

Wet 2013 Sunshine Coast Cup Worry for Gundy Son

A potential wet track could see top 2013 Sunshine Coast Cup (1400m) fancy Gundy Son scratched from Saturday’s Queensland feature. The Magic Millions Cup runner-up is considered to be a strong chance in the Listed $100,000 event but trainer Robert Heathcote confesses he may not get to the start line. The track was rated as…

Fillydelphia Heads 2013 Sunshine Coast Cup Field

Fillydelphia Heads 2013 Sunshine Coast Cup Field

Robert Heathcote-trained mare Fillydelphia heads a nine-horse field for the Listed $100,000 2013 Sunshine Coast Cup (1400m) which will take place on Saturday. The five-year-old will carry the topweight of 59kg from barrier seven as she attempts to convert some recent good performances into victory this weekend. Fillydelphia finished within a length of winner and…

Sunshine Coast Cup 2013 Nominations Released

Sunshine Coast Cup 2013 Nominations Released

A total of 18 horses have been nominated for the Listed $100,000 2013 Sunshine Coast Cup (1400m) which takes place as the major feature in Queensland this weekend. A reasonable group of horses have been entered to chase black-type success including Robert Heathcote-trained mare Fillydelphia. The inconsistent but talented mare has had an up-and-down preparation…

Morning Captain Can Earn 2013 Sunshine Coast Cup Start

Morning Captain Can Earn 2013 Sunshine Coast Cup Start

Four-year-old gelding Morning Captain will be given the chance to press his claims for a start in the Listed $100,000 2013 Sunshine Coast Cup (1400m) when he contests an Open Handicap (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday. The generally consistent galloper will have to make a quick form turnaround to gain a start in the…