News About: 2011 Eagle Farm Cup

Glass Harmonium Eyes Melbourne Cup After Win

Glass Harmonium Eyes Melbourne Cup After Win

4 Jun, 2011

Mike Moroney's Glass Harmonium eyes the Melbourne Cup after a win in the Eagle Farm Cup

Glass Harmonium has threatened in both starts since arriving in Australia and today at Eagle Farm he broke through for his first victory in the Eagle Farm Cup.

In a tiny field of just six horses Glass Harmonium went …

Dejavu – Wallace Picking Shoot Out Again

Dejavu – Wallace Picking Shoot Out Again

2 Jun, 2011

Trainer John Wallace is backing Shoot Out in the Eagle Farm Cup despite not running even a place so far this preparation

Despite constantly declaring Shoot Out the ‘best horse in the race’ throughout his 2011 campaign John Wallace is ignoring any criticism, even though the horse is yet to so much as run a …

Glen Colless The Go-To Man At Eagle Farm

Glen Colless The Go-To Man At Eagle Farm

2 Jun, 2011

Glen Colless will ride Shoot Out in the Eagle Farm Cup

Glen Colless has been the SOS man of late with quite a few stables calling on his services to either replace underperforming jockeys or to try and get the best out of their fringe horses.

It’s a trend that’s continuing this weekend as well …

Persian Star On The Rise For Brisbane Cup

Persian Star On The Rise For Brisbane Cup

1 Jun, 2011

Persian Star

Persian Star is an interesting inclusion in this weekend’s Eagle Farm Cup and while there’s a couple of things working against her, there’s a few things in her favour as well.

Robert Smerdon acknowledges himself that a weight-for-age race probably doesn’t suit her all that well and the 2200m trip is probably just …

Glass Harmonium Will Seek Debut Australian Win In Eagle Farm Cup

Glass Harmonium Will Seek Debut Australian Win In Eagle Farm Cup

25 May, 2011

Mike Moroney will look to the Eagle Farm Cup for Glass Harmonium's next race

Mike Moroney is looking towards an Eagle Farm Cup start for Glass Harmonium, who finished third in the Doomben Cup last Saturday.

The New Zealand import was equal favourite for the race but couldn’t hold on to the win after going …