News About 2014 BTC Cup

Famous Seamus is the Upset 2014 BTC Cup Winner

Famous Seamus is the Upset 2014 BTC Cup Winner

The opening Group 1 of this year’s Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival has been run and won this afternoon at Doomben Racecourse with a massive upset from the Noel Mayfield-Smith-trained roughie Famous Seamus. Proving the huge opinion his dedicated, and today very emotional, trainer has always had of him the Elusive City five-year-old beat home six…

BTC Cup 2014 Late Mail Tip

BTC Cup 2014 Late Mail Tip

The money continues to roll in for the now odds-on favourite Buffering to take home this afternoon’s 2014 BTC Cupin Brisbane, and the Races.com.au late mail tip is to stick with the favourite. The predicted heavy rain never fell over Doomben Racecourse leaving a Good (3) track for the opening Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival Group…

Spirit Of Boom ‘Hard To Beat’ in 2014 BTC Cup

Spirit Of Boom ‘Hard To Beat’ in 2014 BTC Cup

Jockey Michael Rodd is confident of continuing a strong run of form in partnering talented Queenslander Spirit Of Boom in this afternoon’s featured Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m), despite the six-year-old yet to break through for a victory over ten starts at Doomben Racecourse. Returning to the saddle after undergoing a procedure to straighten a…

2014 BTC Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2014 BTC Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

Today the 2014 Channel Seven Brisbane Racing Carnival kicks off at Doomben Racecourse with a stellar eight race program running for BTC Cup Day. After all the hype this week of heavy rain and a likely mud track, only a few light showers have fallen over the past couple of days and there’s only a…

Ryan Confident in BTC Cup Glory for Remaining Entrant Hot Snitzel

Ryan Confident in BTC Cup Glory for Remaining Entrant Hot Snitzel

Trainer Gerald Ryan is confident in his chances of leaving Brisbane’s Doomben Racecourse this weekend one Group 1 title richer, despite leading chance Snitzerland having to be removed from the final field of the featured BTC Cup (1200m) this morning after pulling up sore. Having accepted positions in the final field for both Snitzerland and…

Famous Seamus Aiming to Defy the Odds in 2014 BTC Cup

Famous Seamus Aiming to Defy the Odds in 2014 BTC Cup

Jockey Ryan Wiggins is hoping for a huge upset in securing a maiden Group 1 title in this weekend’s featured BTC Cup (1200m) at Brisbane’s Doomben Racecourse; confirmed to partner rank outsider Famous Seamus against a field that includes four previous winners at the highest level of Australian racing. The stable star of trainer Noel…

2014 BTC Cup Betting Update – Buffering Still A Clear Favourite

2014 BTC Cup Betting Update – Buffering Still A Clear Favourite

The first Group 1 of the 2014 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival is just over 24 hours away and there has been plenty of support for local trainers to get off to a flying start; with Buffering a clear favourite in 2014 BTC Cup betting markets. Buffering is yet to record a win at the highest level…

2014 BTC Cup Betting Tips

2014 BTC Cup Betting Tips

There may only be eight in the field for Saturday’s BTC Cup 2014 at Doomben, but the winter sprint classic still features a class line-up and the Races.com.au tips for the showdown are listed below. Running as Doomben Race 7 at 3:40pm (AEST) this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Bunderberg Distilling Co. BTC Cup (1200m) looks…

BTC Cup 2014 Form Guide & Preview

BTC Cup 2014 Form Guide & Preview

This weekend the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival kicks off at Doomben Racecourse with 2014 BTC Cup Day, our insider form guide and betting preview for the day’s marquee race detailed below. Heading the exciting eight race program is Race 7 at 3:40pm (AEST) – the $400,000 Group 1 Bunderberg Distilling Co. BTC Cup (1200m). Only…

Ryan Confident in Classy Pair for 2014 BTC Cup Success

Ryan Confident in Classy Pair for 2014 BTC Cup Success

Trainer Gerald Ryan is confident either of his star entrants Snitzerland and Hot Snitzel can overcome resounding pre-post favourite Buffering and win the major Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) at Brisbane’s Doomben Racecourse this weekend. While unsure at to which horse is more likely to figure on account of varying surface quality, Ryan told the…