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Rednav scores upset win in Grafton Cup

Rednav scores upset win in Grafton Cup

14 Jul, 2016

Outsider Rednav caused a huge upset when he beat the more fancied runner in the Listed $160,000 McKimms Real Estate Grafton Cup (2350m) at Grafton today.

Malice, above white cap, was sent out as the favourite for the Grafton Cup, but could only manage to finish to 4th to Rednav. Photo by Steve Hart.

Rednav …

2016 Grafton Cup Late Mail

2016 Grafton Cup Late Mail

14 Jul, 2016

Thirteen runners remain in contention for this afternoon’s 2016 Grafton Cup (2350m) following the scratching of both Jiayuguan and Swift Lady, and betting markets for the country feature are continuing to change rapidly in the hours leading up to jump.

Jumbo Prince has firmed noticeably in 2016 Grafton Cup betting markets, in the hours leading …

Amexed Tough to Beat in Grafton Cup

Amexed Tough to Beat in Grafton Cup

14 Jul, 2016

Tony Gollan will saddle two runners in this afternoon’s Listed Grafton Cup (2350m), but understandably rates in-form stayer Amexed as his best chance of success in the country feature race.

Trainer Tony Gollan is thrilled with Amexed (pictured) ahead of this afternoon’s Grafton Cup. Photo: Daniel Costello

Amexed has been luckless through the last twenty …

Jumbo Prince overdue for win in Grafton Cup

Jumbo Prince overdue for win in Grafton Cup

13 Jul, 2016

A win by Jumbo Prince in the Listed $160,000 McKimms Real Estate Grafton Cup (2350m) at Grafton on Thursday will be a just reward for the Toowoomba trained stayer.

Jumbo Prince, above, is overdue for a win when he lines up in the Grafton Cup. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Jumbo Prince is well overdue for …

No Grafton Cup for Jiayuguan, will run in Queensland Cup

No Grafton Cup for Jiayuguan, will run in Queensland Cup

13 Jul, 2016

Trainer John Thompson is keen to test Jiayuguan at ‘two miles’ and will run the French import in the Listed $100,000 Variety Queensland Cup (3200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Jockey Damian Browne, above, will ride Jiayuguan in the Queensland Cup at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Jiayuguan is also an acceptor for the …

Teronado Ready for Grafton Cup

Teronado Ready for Grafton Cup

13 Jul, 2016

Veteran hoop Robert Thompson is pleased to have picked up the ride on Teronado in Thursday’s 2016 Listed Grafton Cup (2350m), and is confident the horse is in the right form for a positive result.

Teronado will leave from barrier 9 in Thursday’s Listed Grafton Cup. Photo: Daniel Costello

Teronado has posted a number of …

Foreign Prince to set the pace in Grafton Cup

Foreign Prince to set the pace in Grafton Cup

12 Jul, 2016

Front runner Foreign Prince will again be asked to set the pace in the Listed $160,000 McKimms Real Estate Grafton Cup (2350m) at Grafton on Thursday.

Foreign Prince can set the pace in the Grafton Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

Foreign Prince has won six of his seven victories from the front and trainer David …

Malice early Grafton Cup favourite in open betting race

Malice early Grafton Cup favourite in open betting race

12 Jul, 2016

The John O’Shea trainer Malice has been installed the early favourite for the Listed $160,000 McKimms Real Estate Grafton Cup (2350m) at Grafton on Thursday.

Malice, above in royal blue colours, is the early favourite for the Grafton Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

In a wide open betting race with five runners under the $10 …

Amexed draws the rails in 2016 Grafton Cup

Amexed draws the rails in 2016 Grafton Cup

11 Jul, 2016

In-form stayer Amexed has drawn the rails barrier in the Listed $160,000 McKimms Real Estate Grafton Cup (2350m) at Grafton on Thursday.

Amexed, above, has drawn the rails in the Grafton Cup at Grafton Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Tony Gollan trained Amexed with Robbie Fradd in the saddle is chasing a hat trick after …

Index Linked to carry top weight in Grafton Cup

Index Linked to carry top weight in Grafton Cup

11 Jul, 2016

The Chris Waller trained Index Linked will carry the top weight in the Listed $160,000 McKimms Real Estate Grafton Cup (2350m) at Grafton on Thursday.

Index Linked, above, will carry the top weight in the Grafton Cup. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Index Linked with 60kg on his back will lead out the final field of …