Phillip Bate analyses news from the Queensland racing scene.
Mareeba's Rohan Markham is aiming to win the rookie bull ride title, pro tour and the APRA title in 2020.
Cloncurry saddle bronc rider Luke Chaplain will return to Australia after huge success on the international rodeo circuit.
For the second time in succession Tolga trainer Janel Ryan has prepared horses that won qualifying races for the Battle of the Bush and Country Cups Challenge series but have been no-shows for the final.
The Cloncurry meeting on November 2 will feature 37 runners and the Tanya Parry stable will supply 20 starters.