News About: Eagle Farm Racecourse

Pop ‘N’ Scotch Can Win Queensland Cup

Pop ‘N’ Scotch Can Win Queensland Cup

15 Jul, 2016

Trainer Liam Birchley is confident talented stayer Pop ‘N’ Scotch has the ability to return to winning form when he lines up for the Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Pop ‘N’ Scotch (inside) will enjoy a return to two miles in Saturday’s Listed Queensland Cup at Eagle Farm. Photo: Daniel Costello…

JJ Atkins Ideal for Sacred Elixir

JJ Atkins Ideal for Sacred Elixir

7 Jun, 2016

Sacred Elixir savaged the line in the Group 2 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1350m) a fortnight ago, and trainer Tony Pike believes the two-year-old will be very hard to beat when he lines up for the Group 1 JJ Atkins (1600m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Sacred Elixir worked well alongside stablemate Sacred Star (pictured) …

Stradbroke Handicap to Run at Doomben Racecourse

Stradbroke Handicap to Run at Doomben Racecourse

26 Dec, 2014

It has been revealed that the Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) will run at Doomben Racecourse on June 6 next year instead of its regular home at Eagle Farm Racecourse.

The Stradbroke Handicap, won by River Lad earlier this year, will be run at Doomben Racecourse next year. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Racing Queensland chief …

Diademe in Tattersall’s Tiara Lead-Up

Diademe in Tattersall’s Tiara Lead-Up

5 Jun, 2013

After being balloted out of the $1.36 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) this weekend, Murray Baker’s smart mare Diademe will instead run in one of the Eagle Farm support races on Saturday leading up to her grand final in the Tattersall’s Tiara.

Murray Baker (pictured here with jockey James McDonald) has Group 1 …

Moroney Rests Hopes On Queensland Derby Duo

Moroney Rests Hopes On Queensland Derby Duo

4 Jun, 2013

Trainer Michael Moroney will be looking to execute sweet revenge when he lines up two of his young stable stars in the Group 1 Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm this Saturday.

Michael Moroney has two horses lining up in the Group 1 Queensland Derby. Photo by Taron Clarke

Moroney will accept with both Rhythm To …

Gear Change Is Linton’s Ticket To Stradbroke Glory

Gear Change Is Linton’s Ticket To Stradbroke Glory

3 Jun, 2013

Linton will look to continue his promising start to 2013 with a win in this weekend’s Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm.

With a $1 million prize cheque reserved for the winner, Linton’s had the race on his radar for some time.

Linton will look to win this Saturday's Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap at …

Rivals Fear Epaulette Will Sizzle in Stradbroke

Rivals Fear Epaulette Will Sizzle in Stradbroke

3 Jun, 2013

Trainers of rival hopes for this Saturday’s $1.36 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) maintain that the Queensland Guineas win by Sizzling was certainly a good effort over the weekend but that top fancy Epaulette is still the one to beat.

Trainer Anthony Cummings is confident Your Song (pictured) can return to form in …

Manighar & Rawiller Continue Partnership In Eagle Farm Cup

Manighar & Rawiller Continue Partnership In Eagle Farm Cup

31 May, 2013

Trainer Peter Moody is confident that jockey Brad Rawiller can bring the best out in Manighar in tomorrow’s Group 2 Eagle Farm Cup.

Rawiller was aboard Manighar in the Group 1 Doomben Cup last start, where they finished a respectable fourth behind Beaten Up.

Now Moody is hopeful that Manighar can regain his winning form …

Electric Fusion Confirmed For 2013 Queensland Derby

Electric Fusion Confirmed For 2013 Queensland Derby

28 May, 2013

Electric Fusion has earned himself a start in the Group 1 Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm in two weeks’ time.

Electric Fusion (outside) has been confirmed for the Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm on June 8. Picture by Race Horse Photos Australia.

The three-year-old proved to trainer Robert Smerdon and jockey Dwayne Dunn that he …

Blinkers Go On Stradbroke Hopes

Blinkers Go On Stradbroke Hopes

28 May, 2013

A number of horses heading towards the $1.36 million Group 1 AAMI Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) at Eagle Farm Saturday week will be fitted with blinkers for their attempt at winning Queensland’s richest race.

Streama will wear blinkers in the Stradbroke Handicap on June 8. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

After a promising Randwick trial in …