2010 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival Programme

May 10, 2010

2010 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival Programme

This Saturday, May 15, Queensland’s scenic Doomben Racecourse will host a terrific day of racing and celebrations with Racefest marking the official opening of the 2010 Channel Seven Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival.

The Brisbane winter carnival is the most prestigious and highly anticipated series of meetings held in Queensland with Doomben hosting the first three race days, followed by two elite race meetings at Brisbane’s other premier track, Eagle Farm.

The $400,000 BTC Cup (1200m) is the first Group 1 race of the carnival and will be the headline event this Saturday.

In total there are seven Group 1 races held at the Brisbane Carnival including the most lucrative and prestigious of them all, the $1 million Stradbroke Handicap (1400m) on June 12 at Eagle Farm.

The Stradbroke Handicap is held on the carnival’s most important day of racing, as it is the only meeting to feature multiple Group 1 events.

The $500,000 TJ Smith (1600m) for two-year-olds at set weights, and the $500,000 Queensland Derby (2400m) for three-year-olds are the other two Group 1 events on Stradbroke Handicap Day, which is the final official meeting of the Brisbane Winter Carnival.

As always, Queensland horse trainers and owners will be working hard to stop the interstate raiders from dominating and try to keep some of the big wins in the Sunshine State.

And Brisbane race goers have plenty to look forward to as the Brisbane Racing Club (BRC) have a range of big events and entertainment planned throughout the next few months.

On May 22 for the Kirks Doomben Cup Day, Packed to the Rafters stars will be oncourse signing autographs and meeting fans while racing enthusiasts can meet turf champion Takeover Target on May 29 as part of the Carlton Mid Doomben 10,000 Day.

Following the Brisbane Winter Carnival, Queensland is home to one final Group 1 race on June 26 the $500,000 Winter Stakes (1400m).

You can bet on all of the action of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival with Ladbrokes.com.au.

Below is a listing of the major meetings and Group races scheduled for the Brisbane Winter Carnival.

2010 Brisbane Winter Carnival Racedays & Events Calendar:

Saturday May 15, 2010:

Racefest at Doomben

Key Races:

Prizemoney

Status

Name

Distance

Type

$400,000 Group 1 BTC Cup 1200m Weight-for-age
$125,000 Group 3 Rough Habit Plate 2020m 3YO Set Weights
$100,000 Group 3 Chairman’s Handicap 2020m Quality Hcp

Saturday May 22, 2010:

Kirks Doomben Cup Raceday at Doomben

Key Races:

Prizemoney

Status

Name

Distance

Type

$500,000 Group 1 Doomben Cup 2020m Weight-for-age
$150,000 Group 2 Champagne Classic 1200m 2YO Set Weights
$175,000 Group 3 The Doomben Roses 2020m 3YO Fillies Set Weights
$125,000 Group 3 BRC Sprint 1350m Quality Hcp
$125,000 Group 3 Fred Best Classic 1350m 3YO Set Weights
$100,000 Group 3 Lord Mayor’s Cup 1615m Weight-for-age
$150,000 Group 3 Moreton Stakes 1350m Fillies & Mares SW+P

Saturday May 29, 2010:

Carlton Mid Doomben 10,000 at Doomben

Key Races:

Prizemoney

Status

Name

Distance

Type

$650,000 Group 1 Doomben 10,000 1350m Weight-for-age
$125,000 Group 3 Premier’s Cup 2200m Quality Hcp
$150,000 Group 3 Grand Prix Stakes 2200m 3YO Set Weights

Saturday June 5, 2010:

Treasury Casino QLD Oaks at Eagle Farm

Key Races:

Prizemoney

Status

Name

Distance

Type

$400,000 Group 1 Queensland Oaks 2400m 3YO Fillies Set Weights
$250,000 Group 2 Sire’s Produce Stakes 1400m 2YO Set Weights
$250,000 Group 2 Eagle Farm Cup 2200m Weight-for-age
$150,000 Group 2 QTC Cup 1300m Quality Hcp
$200,000 Group 2 Dane Ripper 1400m Fillies & Mares SW+P

Saturday June 12, 2010:

AAMI Stradbroke Day

Key Races:

Prizemoney

Status

Name

Distance

Type

$1,000,000 Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap 1400m Quality Hcp
$500,000 Group 1 Queensland Derby 2400m 3YO Set Weights
$500,000 Group 1 T.J. Smith 1600m 2YO Set Weights
$300,000 Group 2 Brisbane Cup 2400m Quality Hcp
$250,000 Group 2 Queensland Guineas 1600m 3YO Set Weights

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2018 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

Rogerson Dreams of 2018 Melbou...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feat...

The Everest 2018 Field to Feature Redzel

Inaugural champion Redzel has officially secured his position in the 2018 The...

2018 The Everest Field Takes S...

2018 The Everest Field Takes Shape: In Her Time Confirmed

She missed out on a shot at the world’s richest race on turf last spring but...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 Th...

Trapeze Artist Secures 2018 The Everest Slot for Aquis

The first official slot in The Everest 2018 field has been confirmed with...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC...

El Dorado Dreaming of 2018 VRC Oaks Bid

Ben Smith’s ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes winning filly El Dorado Dreaming is in...

Horse Racing Today

2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup Betti...

2018 Queensland Oaks Betting U...

2018 Queensland Oaks Betting Update

The Chris Waller domination of the 2018 Queensland Winter Racing Carnival will...

Baker snug about Champagne Cud...

Baker snug about Champagne Cuddles chances in 2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup

Trainer Bjorn Baker is snug about the chances of his three year old filly...

Capacity field of 16 for 2018 ...

Capacity field of 16 for 2018 Queensland Oaks: Waller has 5

A capacity field of sixteen fillies will line up in the 2018 Group 1 $500,000...

A win by English in 2018 Kings...

A win by English in 2018 Kingsford-Smith Cup could secure an Everest slot

Doomben 10,000 winner English could be racing for a slot in the 2018 The...

Race Results

Viewed Victorious in Caulfield Cup

Race 1 Result – $101 500 AGL Renewable Energy Stakes – She’s Got Gears Wins

Race 2 – $101,500 Schiavello Plate – Avienus Wins

Race 3 – $101 500 Lavazza A Modo Mio – Linton Street Wins

Race 4 Results – $151,500 Listed Herald Sun Stakes – Strawberry Field Wins

Race Previews

2009 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Announced

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Victoria Derby in sight for Onemorenomore

2009 Melbourne Cup Field

Eclipse Stakes Final Field & Preview

Fields & Form

Can Kelinni Win Sydney Cup 2013 for the Punters?

Moroney Gets into Queensland Derby 2013 Rhythm

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

SA Fillies Classic 2013 Field Released

13 two-year-olds in 2013 Champagne Classic Field