News About 2013 BTC Cup

Your Song Upstages Favourites To Win 2013 BTC Cup – Results

Your Song Upstages Favourites To Win 2013 BTC Cup – Results

Your Song has produced a major upset to win the Group 1 BTC Cup at Eagle Farm Racecourse today May 11, 2013.

The three-year-old was too good for his opposition in the $400,000 race, passing the post five lengths ahead of his closest competitor.

Rain Affair finished in second position, while Better Than Ready passed the post in third.

Jockey ...

Results – Quintessential Claims 2013 Chairman’s Handicap Win

Results – Quintessential Claims 2013 Chairman’s Handicap Win

Quintessential has won the Group 3 Chairman’s Handicap at Eagle Farm Racecourse today May 11, 2013.

The four-year-old relished the rain-affected track and won the race ahead of a fast finishing Rothera, who placed second, and third place-getter Sysmo.

Quintessential wins the 2013 Chairman's Handicap from Rothera. Photo: Daniel Costello

Quintessential was paying odds of $7 to win ...

BTC Cup Day 2013 – Eagle Farm Scratchings

BTC Cup Day 2013 – Eagle Farm Scratchings

BTC Cup Day is set to take place at Eagle Farm Racecourse today May 11, 2013, with the first race scheduled to run at 12.10pm (AEST).

With the track currently rated a Good 3, there have been minimal scratchings for the eight-card event.

The Group 1 BTC Cup has seen no scratchings, with all 11 horses due to line up ...

BTC Cup Day 2013 – Best Bets

BTC Cup Day 2013 – Best Bets

Brisbane’s Winter Racing Carnival kicks off in style on Saturday at Eagle Farm with an action-packed program featuring eight quality races.

Buffering is the one to beat in the BTC Cup. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Heading the card is of course the Group 1 2013 BTC Cup (1200m) which includes a showdown between gun sprinters Buffering and Rain Affair.

But the ...

Rarefied Continues Road Back in 2013 BTC Cup

Rarefied Continues Road Back in 2013 BTC Cup

It’s been a long way back to the races for talented sprinter Rarefied but the six-year-old gets his chance in a big Group 1 in the 2013 BTC Cup (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Rarefied (in front and centre) contests the BTC Cup on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

In December 2011 the Darley-owned galloper suffered a tendon injury that ...

Three-year-olds Out to Upset 2013 BTC Cup Favourites

Three-year-olds Out to Upset 2013 BTC Cup Favourites

There’s been plenty of hype about the Group 1 2013 BTC Cup (1200m) which stands as the highlight event on the opening day of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Better Than Ready runs in the BTC Cup on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

And rightfully so.

The race contains up a mouth-watering clash between genuine speedsters ...

Coolmore Stud Buy Reigning BTC Cup Winner Sea Siren

Coolmore Stud Buy Reigning BTC Cup Winner Sea Siren

Just days before the John Sadler-trained Sea Siren defends her title in the $400,000 Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) at Eagle Farm this weekend the talented mare has officially been purchased by Coolmore Stud who could send her to the breeding barn following her winter preparation.

Sea Siren has been purchased by Coolmore Stud ahead of her 2013 BTC ...

2013 BTC Cup – Betting Tips

2013 BTC Cup – Betting Tips

The countdown to the opening Group 1 of the 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival is nearly over with a hot field of sprinters to line up in the $400,000 2013 BTC Cup (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Buffering is the Races.com.au tip to win the BTC Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Eleven speedsters will contest the feature sprint ...

Rain Affair’s Day in 2013 BTC Cup?

Rain Affair’s Day in 2013 BTC Cup?

Sydney front-runner Rain Affair arrives in Brisbane today charged the task of upsetting local hero Buffering in the Group 1 2013 BTC Cup (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Rain Affair is one of the top BTC Cup chances. Photo: Steve Hart.

Like Buffering, Rain Affair is yet to win at Group 1 level but he brings outstanding form into ...

Can Sea Siren Star Again in 2013 BTC Cup?

Can Sea Siren Star Again in 2013 BTC Cup?

Sea Siren is the defending champion and one of only two Group 1 winners in the 2013 BTC Cup (1200m) field at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Sea Siren is chasing her second BTC Cup. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The four-year-old has three Group 1s to her name, that is three more than both Buffering and Rain Affair.

But in the lead-up ...