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2017 Glasshouse Handicap Field Features Monsieur Gustave

2017 Glasshouse Handicap Field Features Monsieur Gustave

Local Sunshine Coast horseman Darryl Hansen has accepted for his last start Eye Liner Stakes winning sprinter Monsieur Gustave to continue his winter bid at home this weekend in the Glasshouse Handicap 2017 field.

Flamboyer is back to defend his title at the Sunshine Coast in Saturday’s 2017 Glasshouse Handicap on Caloundra Cup Day. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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2017 Caloundra Cup Field & Barriers: Benzini Draws Wide

2017 Caloundra Cup Field & Barriers: Benzini Draws Wide

Saturday’s top-weighted stayer in the Caloundra Cup 2017 field Benzini has drawn out wide in barrier 11 of 12 for the Sunshine Coast winter feature.

Kiwi stayer Benzini has the top weight and a wide gate to overcome in Saturday’s 2017 Caloundra Cup field at the Sunshine Coast. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Running as Race 6 at 3:17pm (AEST), this season’s ...

2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas Field: Fillies Draw Wide

2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas Field: Fillies Draw Wide

Two of the gun fillies accepted to take on the colts and geldings in this weekend’s Sunshine Coast Guineas 2017 field on Caloundra Cup Day have suffered an early blow drawing wide for the mile winter feature.

The Peter & Paul Snowden-trained colt Acatour is the highest-rated of the three-year-olds in Saturday’s 2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas field. Photo: Steve Hart....

2017 Civic Stakes or Glasshouse for The Monstar

2017 Civic Stakes or Glasshouse for The Monstar

Scone horseman Brett Cavanough will make a late week call on whether his sprinter The Monstar races in Sydney’s Civic Stakes 2017 or heads to Queensland for the Glasshouse Handicap with track conditions to be the deciding factor.

Wet-track sprinter The Monstar will race in either the Civic Stakes or Glasshouse Handicap depending on the course conditions this weekend. Photo: ...

Sunshine Coast Guineas 2017 Test for Constantine

Sunshine Coast Guineas 2017 Test for Constantine

Former champion hoop turned trainer Chris Munce believes his flying three-year-old Constantine will be at his best stepping out over a mile for the first time in Saturday’s 2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas.

Eagle Farm horseman Chris Munce saddles-up Constantine in the 2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas field this Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The Brisbane-based Munce has been keen to get ...

Self Sense Heads 2017 Caloundra Cup Nominations

Self Sense Heads 2017 Caloundra Cup Nominations

David Brideoake’s last start Ipswich Cup winner Self Sense is the headline early entry for the feature Queensland Winter Racing Carnival race this weekend – the Caloundra Cup 2017.

Ipswich Cup winner Self Sense (pictured at Caulfield) headlines the 2017 Caloundra Cup nominations for the Sunshine Coast this weekend. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

One of three black-type ...

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 ...

Noble Saves 2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas Date

Noble Saves 2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas Date

Kiwi horseman Lance Noble is eyeing a Sunshine Coast Guineas 2017 run Saturday week at Caloundra with his progressive filly Save The Date after her win at the track over the weekend.

Jockey Leith Innes rode 2017 Sunshine Coast Guineas hopeful Save The Date to victory in her Australian race debut last Saturday at Caloundra. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The up-and-coming ...

Eye Liner Winner Monsieur Gustave Targets Glasshouse Handicap

Eye Liner Winner Monsieur Gustave Targets Glasshouse Handicap

Sunshine Coast horseman Darryl Hansen plans to target a feature race back home in a fortnight with his Eye Liner Stakes winner from the weekend Monsieur Gustave on track for a shot at the 2017 Glasshouse Handicap.

Sunshine Coast trainer Darryl Hansen has plans to run his Eye Liner Stakes winner Monsieur Gustave in the 2017 Glasshouse Handicap on ...

Winter Racing Carnival Continues for Top Of The Range

Winter Racing Carnival Continues for Top Of The Range

Progressive interstate-trained three-year-old Top Of The Range will continue on in Queensland this Winter Racing Carnival with Michael Moroney weighing-up the next-up options.

Trainer Michael Moroney is considering a 2017 Tattersall’s Cup run against the older stayers with his three-year-old Top Of The Range at Doomben next race. Photo: Taron Clarke.

Savabeel gelding Top Of The Range has had two ...