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Byrne keeps premiership hopes alive with Queensland Cup win

Byrne keeps premiership hopes alive with Queensland Cup win

18 Jul, 2016

Jockey Jim Byrne kept his Brisbane jockey’s premiership hopes alive with a win on Murphy’s Delight in the Listed $100,000 Variety Queensland Cup (3200m) at Eagle Farm last Saturday.

Jockey Jim Byrne, above, is still in the race for the Brisbane jockey’s premiership. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Byrne and evergreen jockey Jeff Lloyd are locked …

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…

Instrumentalist has several hurdles to overcome in Queensland Cup

Instrumentalist has several hurdles to overcome in Queensland Cup

15 Jul, 2016

Chris Waller cast off Instrumentalist has several hurdles to overcome if he is to break his winning drought and score his first win for new trainer Dale Healey in the Listed $100,000 Variety Queensland Cup (3200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Instrumentalist, above in green colours, is stepping up to the 3200m of the Queensland …

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 …

Former Melbourne Cup Hopeful Wins Queensland Cup

Former Melbourne Cup Hopeful Wins Queensland Cup

6 Jul, 2015

Former Melbourne Cup hopeful Mister Impatience produced a strong staying performance to score a narrow win over Pop ‘N’ Scotch in the 2015 Queensland Cup at the Sunshine Coast on Saturday.

Robbie Fradd steered Mister Impatience to victory in the 2015 Queensland Cup at the Sunshine Coast this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Pop ‘N’ …

Edmonds Unhappy With Monaco Doll’s Queensland Cup Weight

Edmonds Unhappy With Monaco Doll’s Queensland Cup Weight

3 Jul, 2015

Trainer Toby Edmonds fancies the chances of Monaco Doll in the 2015 Queensland Cup, but he admits that he is unhappy with the extra four kilograms that has been allocated to the promising stayer.

Monaco Doll will step-up to 3200 metres for the first time in her racing career in the 2015 Queensland Cup. Photo …

Pop ‘N’ Scotch Chasing Consistent Form in Queensland Cup

Pop ‘N’ Scotch Chasing Consistent Form in Queensland Cup

1 Jul, 2015

Pop ‘N’ Scotch has posted several positive results between lacklustre performances this time, and trainer Liam Birchley is hopeful a step up to two miles in Saturday’s Listed Queensland Cup on the Sunshine Coast is precisely what the four-year-old is searching for.

Pop ‘N’ Scotch (inside) will leave from barrier 5 in Saturday’s Queensland Cup. …

Grafton Cup the Likely Target for In Masquerade

Grafton Cup the Likely Target for In Masquerade

30 Jun, 2015

Having initially outlined a tilt at Saturday’s Listed Queensland Cup (3200m) on the Sunshine Coast as the next point of call for the talented stayer, trainer Desleigh Forster believes In Masquerade may be far-better suited to the conditions of next week’s Listed Grafton Cup (2350m).

In Masquerade (second from rail) is likely to contest the …

Tattersall’s Cup An Option For Danchai After Ipswich Cup Win

Tattersall’s Cup An Option For Danchai After Ipswich Cup Win

15 Jun, 2015

The 2015 Tattersall’s Cup at the Gold Coast in Saturday is an option for Danchai after he recorded a maiden race win Australia in the 2015 Ipswich Cup on Saturday.

Danchai (inside) held off a fast-finishing Banca Mo to win the 2015 Ipswich Cup this weekend. Photo by: Daniel Costello

Danchai was well-backed in the …

Ibicenco Passes Away Following Freak Paddock Accident

Ibicenco Passes Away Following Freak Paddock Accident

11 Nov, 2014

Imported stayer Ibicenco has been euthanized after a freak accident in a paddock at Wingara last night.

Ibicenco recorded his biggest win in Australia when he took out the 2013 edition of the Geelong Cup. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Ibicenco was sent to the paddock of part-owner Simon O’Donnell after he suffered an …