TRAINER Matt Kropp and apprentices Brendon Newport and Les Tilley celebrated their own special Anzac Day after dominating Saturday’s eight-race Bunya Park program at Dalby.
CONDAMINE continued its solid start to the Wagners Risdon Cup after staving off Toowoomba Bears for a hard-fought 30-22 victory at Heritage Oval on Saturday.
STABLEMATES Typhoon Red and Kempelly will be out to top off their Audi Centre Weetwood Handicap preparations next Tuesday with final lead-up gallops on the Clifford Park course proper.
THE only way is up for Toowoomba Bears when they look to gain some Wagners Risdon Cup traction with a welcome home match this afternoon.
IN-FORM Dalby mare Gaelstorm has the chance to build on her growing win tally when she chases another home-track victory at Bunya Park tomorrow.
CLIFTON teenager Cody Jackson will find his latest win hard to top, but his sights will be set high when he steps in to the ring for next month’s Global Amateur Titles in Toowoomba.
PREMIER Brisbane trainer Tony Gollan is expected to arrive in numbers when entries close on Monday for Saturday week’s Audi Centre Weetwood Race Day at Clifford Park.
USQ and Dalby will break from Risdon Cup tradition this weekend when they meet in their round three match on Friday night.
GOLF and racing tips are likely to be flying thick and fast when players take to the fairways next Monday for the Weetwood Golf Day.
UQ GATTON continued its promising start to the Wagners Risdon Cup season with a telling home win over Goondiwindi on Saturday.
Glen was transferred to the Chronicle editorial section from the comp room in 1992. He worked initially as a racing sub-editor, sport sub-editor and paginator. He worked as a fill-in racing and sport writer during that time before moving into writing full-time.