Trainer Chris Munce is ignoring First Crush's last start failure as the gelding prepares for a second tilt at the Ipswich Cup.
It will be a busy two weeks for trainer Chris Munce including gertting his top stayer First Crush ready for the Toowoomba Cup.
Grafton Cup winner First Crush will follow a familiar trail for jockey-turned-trainer Chris Munce when the stayer contests the Premier's Cup.
Tough Brisbane stayer First Crush will head to Sydney later this month to run at Rosehill before he tackles the Newcastle Cup.
Chris Munce has trained First Crush to win the Listed Grafton Cup, a race he won twice as a jockey.
In-form stayer First Crush will tackle the Grafton Cup rather than the longer Queen's Cup at Caloundra.
Chris Munce hopes First Crush can help him become the first person to ride and train an Ipswich Cup winner.
First Crush has continued trainer Chris Munce's good recent run when he defied his usual racing pattern to win at Doomben.
Trainer Chris Munce and owner Max Whitby have combined again for another winner, this time with First Crush at Doomben.