Looking ahead: Trainer Tony McEvoy likes his prospects in the Scone Cup.Looking ahead: Trainer Tony McEvoy likes his prospects in the Scone Cup. Photo: Michael Parris Sports

Tony McEvoy has been doing more than his fair share of head scratching after the last-start flops of his Scone Cup duo, but is adamant Albury Cup winner Kourkam can add another country cup to the stable’s collection on Friday.

Having come close when Mouro was runner-up in the event two years ago, McEvoy will saddle up the French import as the favoured of his two runners, which is rounded out by English acquisition Evangelist.