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Maurus Wins 2016 Ipswich Cup for Vandyke

Maurus Wins 2016 Ipswich Cup for Vandyke

Newly located from Sydney to Caloundra, trainer David Vandyke celebrated a winning double at Ipswich Racecourse over the weekend led by his gutsy stayer Maurus in the Ipswich Cup 2016.

Maurus (pictured at Doomben) set a new metric weight carrying record to win the 2016 Ipswich Cup ahead of a likely Caloundra Cup bid. Photo: Daniel Costello.

After winning ...

Maurus Heads Browne’s Ipswich Cup Day Charge

Maurus Heads Browne’s Ipswich Cup Day Charge

After a successful treble last Ipswich Cup Day, Sunshine Coast-based hoop Damian Browne returns to the same meeting this weekend with Maurus heading his shot at more Black-Type glory at the track.

Jockey Damian Browne has four rides on Ipswich Cup Day this weekend including favourite for the Cup Maurus. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Browne has a 30% winning strike ...

Sir John Hawkwood To Make Australian Debut At Caulfield

Sir John Hawkwood To Make Australian Debut At Caulfield

Imported stayer Sir John Hawkwood will make his Australian racing debut in the Programmed Property Services Handicap (2000m) at Caulfield on Sunday.

Sir John Hawkwood will face Verdant and a number of other quality stayers at Caulfield on Saturday. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Sir John Hawkwood was purchased by the Waratah Thoroughbreds operation, owned by prominent New South ...