Tag: 'Brisbane Cup'

Emerging pair make spring statements on Stradbroke Handicap Day

Irish Sequel and Kiss Sum will be looking to make their mark in the spring having won nicely in the Brisbane Cup and Gunsynd Classic...
The Fearless One

Grylls adds another Brisbane trip to busy schedule

Leading jockey Craig Grylls has been collecting plenty of frequent-flyer points over the last few weeks, and he will return to Brisbane again on Saturday...
Sweet Thomas Stayers' Cup

Thomas to hit Sweet spot in Brisbane Cup

Matthew Smith is of the belief that his 10-year-old Sweet Thomas is going even better than last year as he prepares for another Brisbane Cup...
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The Follow Files: Sweet Thomas on track for Brisbane Cup

A bumper 10-race card was held at Eagle Farm on Saturday, with a number of horses running some eye-catching races in preparation for their grand...
Swords Drawn

Queensland assignments for Ritchie pair

With New Zealand heading into the colder winter months, many Kiwis are dreaming of a Gold Coast escape, but Cambridge trainer Shaune Ritchie is living...
Platinum Invador

Queensland raid for Platinum Invador

Group One performed stayer Platinum Invador has crossed the Tasman for a three-start Queensland campaign. The five-year-old gelding has joined Barry Lockwood’s Eagle Farm stable...

Ryan thinking north after Caulfield double

Nick Ryan has grander plans in store for his two Caulfield winners with plans of tackling Group 1 races in Brisbane during the upcoming Winter...
Bill Pomare

Colourful Pomare riding crest of a wave

Trainer Bill Pomare won’t be the least bit surprised if his stable star Ocean Billy does the almost unthinkable and wins tomorrow’s Group 2 Ultimate...

Third Brisbane Cup winner for Damien Oliver

Sixties Groove outstayed his rivals to win the Group Two Brisbane Cup to give champion jockey Damien Oliver his third win in the race.

Igraine seeks further Cups success

Igraine has proven to be an astute purchase for Brent and Cherry Taylor of Trelawney Stud. The Taylor’s purchased the Galileo mare as a broodmare...

Cahill set to continue wonderful winter

Hard work is paying off for veteran Michael Cahill who is set to confirm his rating as jockey of the winter carnival at Brisbane's showcase...

Matt Smith with runners in three states

Trainer Matthew Smith will spread his runners over three states with Grey Lion heading the charge in the Group Two Brisbane Cup at Eagle Farm.

Zoustyle out of winter carnival

Unbeaten Brisbane sprinter Zoustyle will miss the rest of the winter after contracting a low grade virus.

Owner’s colours on display in Brisbane

Manuel and Sin To Win will carry the bright colours of owner Gary Lechte in a couple of the upcoming Brisbane feature races.

Popular grey The Candy Man wins Group 3

Popular stayer The Candy Man made it seven wins in a row and strengthened his Brisbane Cup claims when he won the Group Three Premier's...

Le Juge continues rise, Brisbane Cup looms

In-form stayer Le Juge continued his rapid rise through the ranks when he won the Group Three Chairman's Handicap at Doomben.

Brisbane plans for Big Mike

Handy stayer Big Mike was back in action at the Avondale trials on Tuesday and impressed his trainers ahead of a campaign that is likely...

Sedanzer reigns supreme in Brisbane Cup

Sedanzer has ploughed through heavy going to win the Group Two Brisbane Cup at Doomben, continuing the stellar winter carnival of jockey Tim Clark.

Rising Red out of Group Two Brisbane Cup

The Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young-trained Rising Red has been scratched from the Brisbane Cup because of heat in a joint.

Our Century bound for Brisbane Cup

Our Century has confirmed he will join stablemate Goathland on a Brisbane Cup path with victory in the Listed Lord Mayors Cup at Rosehill.

Our Century on trial for Brisbane Cup

Kim Waugh is eyeing the Brisbane Cup with former Lloyd Williams-owned stayer Our Century providing he performs in the Lord Mayor's Cup at Rosehill.

Pike’s group winner on Cup trail again

Talented stayer Sacred Master will head Tony Pike’s travelling party to the Queensland winter carnival. The Group 3 Newcastle Cup (2200m) and Group 1 Auckland...

Destiny’s Kiss to back up at Rosehill

Trainer Joe Pride will back Destiny's Kiss up from the Hawkesbury Cup in the Listed Lord Mayor's Cup at Rosehill.

Brisbane campaign kick starts at Bendigo

Brisbane Cup aspirations for Hardham begin over 1600m in the Listed Golden Mile at Bendigo.

Brisbane focus for Chocante

The well-performed stayer Chocante is building up toward a return to the Queensland winter carnival. The son of Shocking won the Gr.2 Brisbane Cup (2200m)...