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Bell hoping for rain to give Jungle an Edge in Stradbroke Handicap

Bell hoping for rain to give Jungle an Edge in Stradbroke Handicap

7 Jun, 2017

Cranbourne trainer Mick Bell is still hoping that some rain arrives at Doomben before Saturday to give his mudlark Jungle Edge a chance to race on his favourite surface in the Group 1 $1.5m Stradbroke Handicap (1350m).

Jungle Edge, above, would appreciate a wet track for the Stradbroke Handicap at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.…

Splurge can earn Stradbroke Handicap late entry with Moreton Cup win

Splurge can earn Stradbroke Handicap late entry with Moreton Cup win

2 Jun, 2017

A win by Splurge in the Group 2 $175,000 Ascot Green Moreton Cup (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday might be enough incentive for connections to pay the late entry fee to gain a start in the Stradbroke Handicap.

Jockey Jason Collett, above, rides Splurge in the Moreton Cup at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Splurge …

Moreton Cup distance not ideal for Federal

Moreton Cup distance not ideal for Federal

2 Jun, 2017

Trainer Darren Beadman has admitted that the 1200m of the Group 2 $175,000 Ascot Green Moreton Cup at Doomben on Saturday is not the ideal distance for his sprinter Federal.

The 1200m of the Moreton Cup at Doomben is not ideal for Federal, above. Photo by Steve Hart.

Beadman still expects Federal to be amongst …

Team Snowden has 3 runners in Moreton Cup

Team Snowden has 3 runners in Moreton Cup

31 May, 2017

Team Snowden will saddle up three runners, Dothraki, Snippets Land and Attention in the Group 2 $175,000 Ascot Green Moreton Cup (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Dothraki, above, will carry the top weight in the Moreton Cup at Doomben. Photo by Steve Hart.

Consistent performer Dothraki will carry the top weight of 59kg with Hugh …

Attention to line up in Moreton Cup

Attention to line up in Moreton Cup

30 May, 2017

Three year old colt Attention will take on the older sprinters when he lines up in the Group 2 $175,000 Ascot Green Moreton Cup (1200m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Three year old colt Attention, above, is set to take on the older sprinters in the Moreton Cup at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Peter …

Bell not happy with Stradbroke Handicap switch for Jungle Edge

Bell not happy with Stradbroke Handicap switch for Jungle Edge

30 May, 2017

Cranbourne trainer Mick Bell is not happy that his stable star Jungle Edge will have to compete in the Group 1 $1.5m Stradbroke Handicap on June 10 at Doomben following its switch from Eagle Farm.

Jungle Edge, above, will still take his place in the Stradbroke Handicap following its transfer from Eagle Farm to Doomben. …

Jungle Edge to push on towards Stradbroke Handicap

Jungle Edge to push on towards Stradbroke Handicap

29 May, 2017

Trainer Mick Bell’s tough sprinter Jungle Edge will push on towards a start in the Group 1 $1.5m Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm on June 10.

Jungle Edge, above, will go on to run in the Stradbroke Handicap. Photo by Steve Hart.

Jungle Edge collected another $140,000 in prizemoney when he ran second to …

Hopfgarten included in Kingsford-Smith Cup field

Hopfgarten included in Kingsford-Smith Cup field

24 May, 2017

A relieved Robert Heathcote is certainly glad the his charge Hopfgarten has made the field for the inaugural running of the Group 1 $700,000 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Eagle Farm specialist Hopfgarten, above, will take his place in the Kingsford-Smith Cup at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Kingsford-Smith …

Barrier 4 for Black Heart Bart in 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup

Barrier 4 for Black Heart Bart in 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup

24 May, 2017

Multiple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart has drawn nicely at barrier four in the Group 1 $700,000 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Black Heart Bart, above, has drawn barrier 4 in the Kingsford-Smith Cup at Eagle Farm. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Trainer Darren Weir has no concerns of backing …

Jungle Edge to back up in Kingsford-Smith Cup

Jungle Edge to back up in Kingsford-Smith Cup

22 May, 2017

Last Saturday’s all the way BRC Sprint winner Jungle Edge is set to back up this Saturday at Eagle Farm in the Group 1 $700,000 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup (1300m) which was formerly know as the BTC Cup.

Jungle Edge, above, is set to back up in the Kingsford-Smith Cup at Eagle Farm. Photo by Steve …