News About: 2013 Queensland Cup

Distance to Suit Muirfield in Queensland Cup

Distance to Suit Muirfield in Queensland Cup

5 Jul, 2013

A step up to 3200m in the¬†Queensland Cup has¬†Michael Moroney’s camp confident Muirfield is a strong chance of breaking through at stakes level this weekend.

Michael Moroney will be represented by Muirfield in the Queensland Cup. Photo by: Taron Clarke.

Moroney has always seen the five-year-old as a stakes contender – he’s had …

Ibicenco is Queensland Cup Topweight

Ibicenco is Queensland Cup Topweight

3 Jul, 2013

Peter Moody’s staying import Ibicenco will carry the topweight of 59kg when he headlines a 13-horse field for Saturday’s Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) at Eagle Farm.

Ibicenco heads the field for Saturday's Queensland Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The genuine stayer is expected to relish the extra ground on offer in what is …

Ibicenco Gets His Trip in Queensland Cup

Ibicenco Gets His Trip in Queensland Cup

1 Jul, 2013

For an out-and-out stayer like Peter Moody-trained import Ibicenco, it is fair to say there are limited options when it comes to Australian racing.

Ibicenco heads Queensland Cup nominations. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

But the German Group 1 placegetter is set to get his chance over a suitable distance this Saturday in the …

More Aussie Cups for Caloundra Winner Zennista

More Aussie Cups for Caloundra Winner Zennista

1 Jul, 2013

New Zealand trainer Lisa Latta has shelved plans to take Caloundra Cup winner Zennista home and will chase more stakes success in Australia in the coming weeks.

Latta is still weighing up her options with the staying mare but said she is leaning towards Thursday week’s Listed Grafton Cup (2350m) rather than a seven-day back-up …