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Complete 2017 Ipswich Cup Form Guide

Complete 2017 Ipswich Cup Form Guide

15 Jun, 2017

The 2017 Ipswich Cup Form Guide is essential reading for punters and racing fans ahead of the Listed race in Queensland on Saturday afternoon.

Benzini will carry topweight in Saturday’s Listed Ipswich Cup. Photo: Steve Hart

Several notable stayers have been confirmed in the 2017 Ipswich Cup field and we have analysed every runner in …

2017 Ipswich Cup Day Preview & Tips

2017 Ipswich Cup Day Preview & Tips

15 Jun, 2017

2017 Ipswich Cup Day will take place north of the border on Saturday and three black type features highlight an outstanding day’s racing.

Queen Of Wands will take her position in the Listed Gai Waterhouse Classic field at Ipswich. Photo: Adrienne Bicknell

Strong fields have been confirmed for all nine races on 2017 Ipswich Cup …

Steel Zip Ready for Eye Liner Stakes

Steel Zip Ready for Eye Liner Stakes

13 Jun, 2017

Trainer Pat Duff is pleased with the condition of Steel Zip, ahead of the veteran sprinter’s competitive return in Saturday’s Listed Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) at Ipswich Racecourse.

Steel Zip is set to take his place in Saturday’s Eye Liner Stakes field at Ipswich. Photo: Daniel Costello

The stable star for Duff throughout his long …

Gai Waterhouse Classic Ideal for Scarlet Billows

Gai Waterhouse Classic Ideal for Scarlet Billows

17 Jun, 2016

Darren Weir is confident Scarlet Billows will relish a step back in class when she lines up for the Listed Gai Waterhouse Classic (1350m) at Ipswich Racecourse this weekend.

Scarlet Billows will relish a return to fillies and mares’ company in the Gai Waterhouse Classic at Ipswich. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

A Stakes winner through …

Saluter Ready for Eye Liner Stakes

Saluter Ready for Eye Liner Stakes

17 Jun, 2016

Trainer Robert Heathcote is pleased with the condition of Saluter this time and believes the six-year-old is ready for a typically strong performance in Saturday’s Listed Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) at Ipswich Racecourse.

Saluter will leave from barrier 4 in Saturday’s Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich. Photo: Daniel Costello

Saluter has been a notable performer …

Eye Liner Stakes Conditions Suit Benny’s Buttons

Eye Liner Stakes Conditions Suit Benny’s Buttons

13 Jun, 2013

Trainer Kelso Wood will line up Benny’s Buttons in this Saturday’s Listed Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich.

Benny’s Buttons has won three of his 15 race starts during his career and has earned more than $239,000 in prize money.

Benny's Buttons will run in the Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich this weekend. Photo by Daniel …

Byrne Itching for Ipswich Cup Winner Number 4

Byrne Itching for Ipswich Cup Winner Number 4

13 Jun, 2013

Top Queensland hoop Jim Byrne is looking down the barrel of his fourth Ipswich Cup trophy and believes he is on the right horse to win it for him with Lloyd Kennewell’s Adelaide raider Rialya engaged for the winter feature on Saturday.

Jim Byrne (pictured here on Power Of Ed) is confident Rialya can win …

Ipswich Winter Consolation for Phelan Ready

Ipswich Winter Consolation for Phelan Ready

11 Jun, 2013

A likely wet track and a black type feature await Jason McLachlan’s former star juvenile Phelan Ready who, after just being balloted out of last Saturday’s iconic Stradbroke Handicap, will take their place at Ipswich on the weekend in the $175,000 Listed City Of Ipswich Eye Liner Stakes (1350m).

Glen Colless (pictured here on Famous …

Gai’s Choice Earns Black Type Attempt At Ipswich

Gai’s Choice Earns Black Type Attempt At Ipswich

14 Jun, 2012

Gai’s Choice has swapped a possible retirement for another attempt at Black Type after two successful runs this campaign.

Gai's Choice will have another attempt at securing a black type win - photo © Steve Hart

The four-year-old mare will target the Gai Waterhouse Classic at Ipswich this Saturday in an attempt to extend her …

Jerezana On Her Way To Spring Carnival Success

Jerezana On Her Way To Spring Carnival Success

14 Jul, 2011

Four-year-old mare Jerezana produced a perfect trial for this spring carnival when she won the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton yesterday.

Trainer Peter Snowden has now won both the past two Listed Ramornie Handicaps, with the talented Pinwheel taking out last year’s race.

Jerezana made her run down the final straight to out-sprint her rivals and …