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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 …

Conditions to Suit Hopfgarten in Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup

Conditions to Suit Hopfgarten in Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup

23 May, 2017

Trainer Robert Heathcote is confident that Hopfgarten will again relish the conditions at Eagle Farm on Saturday when he takes his place in the field for the featured Group 1 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup (1300m).

Hopfgarten will relish a return to Eagle Farm in Saturday’s Group 1 Darley Kingsford-Smith Cup. Photo: Steve Hart

The Eagle Farm …

Heathcote welcomes the wet for Hopfgarten in BRC Sprint

Heathcote welcomes the wet for Hopfgarten in BRC Sprint

18 May, 2017

Eagle Farm trainer Robert Heathcote will welcome the predicted wet weather which will enhance the chances of Hopfgarten in the Group 3 $125,000 Taxibox BRC Sprint (1350m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Hopfgarten, above, will appreciate a wet track for the BRC Sprint at Doomben. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Bureau Of Meteorology has forecast heavy …

Hopfgarten firms in the betting for Victory Stakes

Hopfgarten firms in the betting for Victory Stakes

28 Apr, 2017

Wet track specialist Hopfgarten has firmed noticeably in the betting at Ladbrokes.com.au for the Group 2 $200,000 Ellyce Galvin Victory Stakes (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Hopfgarten, above, is a firmer in the betting for the Victory Stakes at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The prospect of a wet track is the catalyst …

Brisbane Handicap over Villiers Stakes for Cylinder Beach

Brisbane Handicap over Villiers Stakes for Cylinder Beach

12 Dec, 2016

Trainer Desleigh Forster looks set to abort a trip to Sydney for the Villiers Stakes and will keep Cylinder Beach at home to run in the Listed $100,000 Tailored Furniture Solutions Brisbane Handicap (1600m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Cylinder Beach, above in maroon and gold colours, is favoured to run in the Brisbane Handicap at …

Beckham ready to back up in Spear Chief Quality

Beckham ready to back up in Spear Chief Quality

24 Jun, 2016

Eye Liner Stakes runner up Beckham is set to back up this week in the Listed $100,000 FKG Group Spear Chief Quality (1500m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Beckham, above, white colours with blue and green cap, is set to back up in the Spear Chief Quality at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Beckham …

Spear Chief Quality Ideal for Amovatio

Spear Chief Quality Ideal for Amovatio

24 Jun, 2016

Chris Waller will saddle two runners in the 2016 Spear Chief Quality (1500m), but is confident the conditions will benefit Amovatio the most in the Listed race at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Amovatio is one of two runners for Chris Waller in Saturday’s Spear Chief Quality at Eagle Farm. Photo: Steve Hart

Amovatio has been …

Jumbo Prince can bounce back in Ipswich Cup

Jumbo Prince can bounce back in Ipswich Cup

17 Jun, 2016

Toowoomba trainer Michael Nolan is hoping Jumbo Prince can find his best form and bounce back with a victory in the Listed $175,000 Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) at Ipswich on Saturday.

Jumbo Prince, above, gets his chance to find the winner’s stall again in the Ipswich Cup at Ipswich. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Jumbo …

Worthy Cause needs a change of luck in Ipswich Cup

Worthy Cause needs a change of luck in Ipswich Cup

16 Jun, 2016

Sunshine Coast trainer John Zielke is hoping a change of jockey will bring a change of luck for Worthy Cause when he contests the Listed $175,000 Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) at Ipswich on Saturday.

Worthy Cause, above, will be ridden by Bobby El-Issa in the Ipswich Cup at Ipswich. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Senior …

Six extra nominations for the Ipswich Cup

Six extra nominations for the Ipswich Cup

14 Jun, 2016

The entries for the Listed $175,000 Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) at Ipswich on Saturday have been boosted with six extra nominations added to the original ten that were received yesterday.

Iggi Pop, above, was a late nomination for the Ipswich Cup at Ipswich. Photo by Daniel Costello.

As well as Worthy Cause, Iggi Pop, …