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Ibicenco Gets His Trip in Queensland Cup

Ibicenco Gets His Trip in Queensland Cup

1 Jul, 2013

For an out-and-out stayer like Peter Moody-trained import Ibicenco, it is fair to say there are limited options when it comes to Australian racing.

Ibicenco heads Queensland Cup nominations. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia.

But the German Group 1 placegetter is set to get his chance over a suitable distance this Saturday in the …

Flemington Track Update

Flemington Track Update

6 Nov, 2012

The Flemington track has been upgraded to a good 3 ahead of the $6 million Melbourne Cup which is due to jump at 3pm (AEDT).

The track was rated a dead 4 this this morning but was upgraded after the second race when Kasane saluted for Pat Carey and Hong Kong-based jockey Brett Prebble in …