News About 2015 Doomben Cup

2015 Doomben Cup Winner Pornichet Puts Them Away

2015 Doomben Cup Winner Pornichet Puts Them Away

There was no holding back Gai Waterhouse’s classy French import Pornichet who handled a seven day back-up without a worry to win the Doomben Cup 2015 in Brisbane running away this winter carnival. The Vespone four-year-old didn’t have the perfect journey into the $650,000 Group 1 The Bundaberg Rum Doomben Cup (2000m) after being balloted…

2015 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2015 Doomben Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

The Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival gets into full swing today, May 9, at Doomben Racecourse for Doomben Cup Day 2015 featuring a cracking nine-race program. After the flooding and heavy rain of last Friday night that would have seen a washout in Brisbane, it is sunny skies and zero chance of precipitation at Doomben this…

2015 Doomben Cup Late Mail

2015 Doomben Cup Late Mail

15 talented runners have been confirmed for this afternoon’s featured Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m); offering punters exceptional value from a betting standpoint and several key opportunities to place a winning wager. Pornichet ($4.20) has opened as and maintained status as outright favourite in 2015 Doomben Cup betting markets with however Leebaz has so far…

2015 Doomben Cup Tips & Selections

2015 Doomben Cup Tips & Selections

The feature race on the Brisbane race card this weekend is the Doomben Cup 2015, betting tips for the weight-for-age classic found below. There are 15 staying types making up the field for this year’s $650,000 Group 1 The Bundaberg Rum Doomben Cup (2000m), set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 3:27pm (AEST). Leading…

Leebaz in Career Best Form Ahead of Doomben Cup

Leebaz in Career Best Form Ahead of Doomben Cup

Leebaz ran a close second to Streama in the 2014 Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) and co-trainer Wayne Hawkes is confident the talented gelding is in career-best form leading into the 2015 edition of the race on Saturday. Posting a commendable race record of seven wins and a further five minor through 17 career starts…

Doomben Cup 2015 Form Guide & Preview

Doomben Cup 2015 Form Guide & Preview

This Saturday there are two Group 1 feature races running in Brisbane including the 2015 Doomben Cup, a detailed form guide and betting preview for which can be found below. Set to run as Doomben Race 7 at 3:27pm (AEST), this year’s $650,000 Group 1 The Bundaberg Rum Doomben Cup (2000m) field features 15 weight-for-age…

2015 Doomben Cup Betting Odds: Pornichet vs Leebaz

2015 Doomben Cup Betting Odds: Pornichet vs Leebaz

Two horses are currently battling for top spot in the Doomben Cup 2015 odds ahead of the opening Group 1 race of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival on Saturday with Pornichet narrow favourite over Leebaz. The money has been steady for the Gai Waterhouse-trained French import Pornichet to back up on successive Saturdays in the…

2015 Doomben Cup Field: Pornichet Draws Four

2015 Doomben Cup Field: Pornichet Draws Four

Gai Waterhouse’s Doomben Cup 2015 favourite Pornichet has come up trumps in the barrier draw for Saturday’s major, the in-form French import to jump from gate four. Highlighting a bumper nine-race program at Doomben Racecourse on the first major Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival meeting, this year’s $650,000 Group 1 The Bundaberg Rum Doomben Cup (2000m)…

Hawkes Wary of Pornichet in 2015 Doomben Cup

Hawkes Wary of Pornichet in 2015 Doomben Cup

Sydney-based father and sons training team Hawkes Racing have dual Group 1 representation on the Brisbane race card this weekend, but are wary of the chances of Leebaz in the Doomben Cup 2015 with Pornichet in the mix. Co-trainer Michael Hawkes spoke to News Corp about the chances of both the co-favourite Our Boy Malachi…

Hopfgarten to Back-Up in Doomben Cup 2015

Hopfgarten to Back-Up in Doomben Cup 2015

After his two gallopers Volkhere and Hopfgarten filled the minor placings behind Pornichet in the Toowoomba Cup over the weekend, Brisbane’s Robert Heathcote confirmed the latter would face the French import in a rematch in this Saturday’s 2015 Doomben Cup. Gai Waterhouse’s long-term Cox Plate hope Pornichet was balloted out of the Group 2 Hollindale…