News About 2016 BTC Cup

Stratum Star On Trial for Stradbroke Handicap

Stratum Star On Trial for Stradbroke Handicap

Trainer Darren Weir has revealed Stratum Star will be on trial for a 2016 Stradbroke Handicap berth when he lines up for the Group 2 QTC Cup (1300m) at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday. Stratum Star has posted a number of typically smart results through five starts since returning this time in the Group 1…

2016 BTC Cup Results: Malaguerra Wins From Dothraki

2016 BTC Cup Results: Malaguerra Wins From Dothraki

In an exciting finish in the opening Group 1 of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, the Lee & Anthony Freedman-trained Malaguerra kept his Stradbroke Handicap dream alive with a narrow win over Dothraki in the BTC Cup 2016. A four-year-old son of Magnus, Malaguerra from Melbourne will retain his spot at the top of the…

Zahra to Leave Charlevoix Alone in SA Derby 2016

Zahra to Leave Charlevoix Alone in SA Derby 2016

Melbourne hoop Mark Zahra will play to his mount’s strengths in the 2016 South Australian Derby at Morphettville on Saturday and leave Charlevoix alone early to save the favourite for a late run in the staying classic. The Michael Kent-trained Charlevoix from Cranbourne is one of a full field of 16 three-year-olds facing off in…

Liberation Won’t Run Last in 2016 BTC Cup

Liberation Won’t Run Last in 2016 BTC Cup

Eagle Farm’s Barry Lockwood is confident his triple-figure outsider in Saturday’s BTC Cup 2016 Liberation won’t be last past the post in the opening Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival elite level at Doomben Racecourse. A field of 13 will take to the track for Doomben Race 7 at 4:06pm (AEST) for this weekend’s $500,000 Group 1…

Counterattack Out of 2016 BTC Cup Field

Counterattack Out of 2016 BTC Cup Field

Chris Waller has scratched one of his three BTC Cup 2016 hopefuls from the opening Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival Group 1 with Counterattack out of the sprint due to a wide barrier draw. The weight-for-age $500,000 Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) originally attracted 14 final acceptors, but Waller’s withdrawal of smart Redoute’s Choice colt Counterattack…

2016 BTC Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2016 BTC Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

The official start of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival takes place at Doomben Racecourse today, Saturday May 14, with BTC Cup Day 2016 – scratchings and the latest track report for the meeting found below. It is mostly sunny skies in Brisbane today with a top of 24 degrees and zero chance of rain, meaning…

2016 BTC Cup Betting Tips & Odds Update

2016 BTC Cup Betting Tips & Odds Update

The first elite level race of the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival takes place at Doomben Racecourse this Saturday with the BTC Cup 2016, betting tips and the latest odds for the sprint feature found below. A field of 14 runners will take to the track in Doomben Race 7 at 4:06pm (AEST) for the $500,000…

2016 BTC Cup Form Guide & Preview

2016 BTC Cup Form Guide & Preview

This Saturday the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival begins in earnest with the BTC Cup 2016, a detailed form guide and betting preview for which is found below. Running as Doomben Race 7 at 4:06pm (AEST), this season’s $500,000 Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) features a final field of 14 hopefuls led in betting at by…

2016 BTC Cup Field & Betting Odds

2016 BTC Cup Field & Betting Odds

The BTC Cup 2016 takes centre stage in Brisbane at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday, the final field and updated betting markets for the weight-for-age feature now out. Due to run as Doomben Race 7 at 4:06pm (AEST), this year’s $500,000 Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) has attracted 14 final acceptors. Two are currently battling for…

2016 BTC Cup a Must Win for Malaguerra

2016 BTC Cup a Must Win for Malaguerra

Co-trainer Lee Freedman has confirmed Malaguerra must run very well if not win Saturday’s BTC Cup 2016 in Brisbane to keep the Stradbroke Handicap on the cards for the smart four-year-old. A four-year-old son of Magnus prepared by Lee & Anthony Freedman, Malaguerra is one of 19 nominees for the $500,000 Group 1 BTC Cup…