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Queensland Cup Will Be Persian Star’s Last

Queensland Cup Will Be Persian Star’s Last

5 Jul, 2011

Persian Star's last race will be the Listed Queensland Cup

Victorian mare Persian Star will have her final race before being retired as a broodmare in this Saturday’s Listed Queensland Cup at Eagle Farm.

Jockey Chris Munce has been given the job of riding Persian Star in what her trainer hopes is a fitting farewell.…

Persian Star On The Rise For Brisbane Cup

Persian Star On The Rise For Brisbane Cup

1 Jun, 2011

Persian Star

Persian Star is an interesting inclusion in this weekend’s Eagle Farm Cup and while there’s a couple of things working against her, there’s a few things in her favour as well.

Robert Smerdon acknowledges himself that a weight-for-age race probably doesn’t suit her all that well and the 2200m trip is probably just …