News About BTC Cup 2013

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 ...

Will Buffering Finally Get Group 1 in 2013 BTC Cup?

Will Buffering Finally Get Group 1 in 2013 BTC Cup?

Queensland’s number one horse Buffering is a short-priced favourite for Saturday’s $400,000 2013 BTC Cup (1200m) which is set to ensure the 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival  kicks off with a bang this weekend.

Buffering is favourite to win the BTC Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The five-year-old has earned his favouritism with form and history but he has ...

Buffering Clear Favourite in 2013 BTC Cup Betting

Buffering Clear Favourite in 2013 BTC Cup Betting

Queensland’s top sprinter Buffering is a clear favourite to win the Group 1 2013 BTC Cup (1200m) at his home track at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Buffering is a clear BTC Cup favourite. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The five-year-old is poised to break his Group 1 duck and opened a $2.50 chance in the BTC Cup market.

Buffering ...

BTC Cup 2013 – Form Guide, Facts and Stats

BTC Cup 2013 – Form Guide, Facts and Stats

Top tier racing returns to Queensland on Saturday as the 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival kicks off with a mouth-watering clash in the Group 1 2013 BTC Cup (1200m) at Eagle Farm.

Buffering is chasing an elusive Group 1 in the BTC Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Due to jump as the seventh race on the program at 3:40pm, ...

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

2013 BTC Cup favourite Buffering has drawn barrier seven in an 11-horse field for the first Group 1 of the 2013 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

Queensland’s number one galloper is a seven-time minor placegetter in the top grade and has never been better placed to join the Group 1 club.

Buffering Heads the 2013 BTC ...