Americain Deserving Favourite – BMW 2012

April 5, 2012

deposit $100
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50
bet with


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

New customers only. Exc NSW, SA, WA & VIC. Turnover requirements apply. Promotional T&Cs apply & available on website. Is gambling a problem for you? Call Gambling Help on 1800 858 858 or visit '

Americain Deserving Favourite – BMW 2012

Americain will start as favourite in this Saturday’s prestigious 2012 BMW (2400m) and the seven-year-old start import has the record to justify it.


Americain will start as favourite in The BMW this Saturday

Currently paying $2.10 at, the former Melbourne Cup winner has recorded 11 wins from 29 starts and has amassed more than $5.4 million in career prize money.

The David Hayes-trained horse is coming off a third-place effort to Manighar in the Australian Cup (2000m) on March 10 and gets his chance to exact revenge when they go head to head in race five at Rosehill this Saturday.

He should be well rested heading into the race and will benefit from extra distance provided by the BMW, having won at 2400 metres on three (once at 2406m) occasions.

It will be an impressive victory if the US horse can take top honours on Saturday after he drew the widest barrier of the 10-horse field earlier this week.

The team have done the hard work for you ahead of the feature Rosehill race, delivering the stats that matter and crucial reasons to back or sack Americain.

Americain – Horse Facts

  • Trainer: David Hayes
  • Jockey: Gerald Mosse
  • Barrier: 10
  • Owners: GT & Mrs VJ Ryan, KL & Mrs CO Bamford
  • Age: 7YO
  • Gender: Stallion
  • Breeding: by Dynaformer (USA) out of Arazi (USA) mare America (IRE)
  • Career: 29-11-3-4
  • Prize Money: $5,408,677
  • Current 2012 BMW Odds: 2.10 at

Why Americain can win the 2012 BMW

  • He is a three-time winner at the distance (once at 2406m)
  • He is at home in big races, having won the 2012 Melbourne Cup
  • He will be ridden by successful international jockey Gerald Mosse
  • He is well rested heading into the race, having last run on March 10

Why Americain can’t win the 2012 BMW

  • He has drawn the outside barrier while main rival Manighar is in 6
  • He has not won since November last year
  • He is better on softer tracks and it is expected to be firm at Rosehill this weekend

Do you think Americain is a deserving favourite? Or do you fancy another horse to win The BMW? Whoever you are backing, give yourself access to the best odds by betting with

With a $300 bonus bet offer for new customers, the Australian owned bookie is the favourite and has all the products to suit your racing needs.

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

Winx To Climb The Everest 2018...

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrok...

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Winner

The well-supported, clear Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2018 favourite Written...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal for Magic Millions Sprint Winner Viddora

Young South Australian horseman Lloyd Kennewell has named Sydney’s 2018 The...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field ...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field Released

Ascot Racecourse in W.A. hosts one of the summer’s highlight races on New...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney R...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney Race for Viddora

Ace young South Australian trainer Lloyd Kennewell has confirmed his Group 1...

Horse Racing Today

2018 The Galaxy Final Field: J...

Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms...

Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms listed in 2018 Coolmore Classic nominations

Stablemates Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms are listed among the nominations...

2018 Adelaide Cup Results: Fan...

2018 Adelaide Cup Results: Fanatic wins for Walker and Lindsay Park

The Group 2 $400,000 Adelaide Cup over 3200m will be run at Morphettville in...

Fanatic Firm favourite in 2018...

Fanatic Firm favourite in 2018 Adelaide Cup betting

The Lindsay Park trained Fanatic is a firm favourite in the betting for...

2018 Super Saturday All Day Re...

2018 Super Saturday All Day Results at Flemington: Harlem scores upset win in Australian Cup

The Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) and the Group 1 $1.5m...

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