News About 2016 Brisbane Cup

Kiwi Benzini Wins 2016 Brisbane Cup – Results

Kiwi Benzini Wins 2016 Brisbane Cup – Results

New Zealand raider Benzini outstayed a field of Aussie gallopers in the Brisbane Cup 2016 at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday thanks to a gun ride from Kiwi hoop Rosie Myers. Myers had previous race experience in the Sunshine State for Brisbane trainer Kelso Wood, but was on her favourite horse from back home in…

2016 Stradbroke Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 Stradbroke Handicap Day Scratchings & Track Report

The biggest and best race card of the winter takes place today, Saturday June 11, at Eagle Farm Racecourse with four Group 1 features headlining Stradbroke Handicap Day 2016. Unlike last weekend’s Queensland Oaks Day wash-out, it is sunny skies in the state’s capital today for the final Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival meeting, and with…

2016 Brisbane Cup Betting Tips & Update

2016 Brisbane Cup Betting Tips & Update

A small but talented field of winter stayers face off in Saturday’s Brisbane Cup 2016 on Stradbroke Handicap Day, betting tips and the latest odds on the mile and a half Eagle Farm showdown detailed below. Running as Eagle Farm Race 6 at 1:40pm (AEST), this year’s $300,000 Group 2 Evergreen Turf Brisbane Cup (2400m)…

Real Love Leads 2016 Brisbane Cup Field & Odds

Real Love Leads 2016 Brisbane Cup Field & Odds

Darren Weir’s flying former Perth-trained mare Real Love is early favourite to keep the winning streak going with success in the Brisbane Cup 2016 at Eagle Farm Racecourse this Saturday. Set to run as Eagle Farm Race 6 at 1:40pm (AEST) on the bumper 10-race Stradbroke Handicap Day line-up, this season’s $300,000 Group 2 Evergreen…

WJ McKell Cup Winner Ecuador Earns Brisbane Cup Berth

WJ McKell Cup Winner Ecuador Earns Brisbane Cup Berth

Ecuador has led from start to finish to continue an impressive run of form through the Listed WJ McKell Cup (2400m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse this afternoon. Plenty of hype surrounded the debut of classy import Raw Impulse in the WJ McKell Cup this afternoon, leaving horses like Ecuador the Havana Cooler to drift in…

Real Love Too Good in Premier’s Cup

Real Love Too Good in Premier’s Cup

Talented mare Real Love has continued her scintillating run of form with another comfortable win in the Group 3 Premier’s Cup (2200m) at Doomben Racecourse this afternoon. Real Love continued to firm in Premier’s Cup betting markets in the hours leading up to jump, and did her chances of success no harm whatsoever when jumping…

2016 Brisbane Cup Option Open For Iggi Pop

2016 Brisbane Cup Option Open For Iggi Pop

A trip to Queensland for next month’s Brisbane Cup 2016 could be on the cards for the in-form Iggi Pop if Peter Robl’s veteran puts his best foot forward in Sydney on Saturday. The rising eight-year-old son of Savabeel is engaged to run at Randwick Racecourse in the $100,000 Listed W.J. McKell Cup (2400m). Drawn…

2016 Brisbane Cup Bid Off for Our Ivanhowe

2016 Brisbane Cup Bid Off for Our Ivanhowe

Last weekend’s Doomben Cup winner Our Ivanhowe will bypass the Brisbane Cup 2016 on Stradbroke Handicap Day and instead head to the paddock before a spring return. Co-trainer and Hall of Famer Lee Freedman confirmed plans to send the stable’s star import for a spell to Racing Victoria this week after the Soldier Hollow six-year-old…

Real Love Leads 2016 Premier’s Cup Nominations

Real Love Leads 2016 Premier’s Cup Nominations

Darren Weir’s JRA Cup winning mare Real Love will be out to continue her successful Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival raid as she prepares to return to Doomben Racecourse on Saturday for the Premier’s Cup 2016. The five-year-old daughter of Desert King is the headliner of 14 nominations taken by Racing Queensland for this year’s $125,000…

Breeding Barn Calls Brisbane Cup Bound Real Love

Breeding Barn Calls Brisbane Cup Bound Real Love

Prolific Perth owner-breeder Bob Peters is pretty confident plans to retire star mare Real Love to the breeding barn after her 2016 Brisbane Cup bid next month will stick. Originally raced in Western Australia, the now Darren Weir-trained daughter of Desert King took her record up to eight wins, five seconds and six thirds at…