News About BTC Cup Day

2016 Rough Habit Plate Results: Mackintosh Wins Derby Lead-Up

2016 Rough Habit Plate Results: Mackintosh Wins Derby Lead-Up

The punters got a win in the last at Doomben Racecourse on BTC Cup Day with the Chris Waller-trained favourite Mackintosh scoring a dominant Rough Habit Plate 2016 win on way to next month’s Queensland Derby. A three-year-old son of Pins, Mackintosh was all the rage on track and at the online bookies firming right…

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…

2016 Members’ Handicap Results: Jumbo Prince & Rudy Dead Heat

2016 Members’ Handicap Results: Jumbo Prince & Rudy Dead Heat

The stewards couldn’t split the first two past the post in Saturday’s Members’ Handicap 2016 at Doomben Racecourse with Jumbo Prince and Rudy declared dead-heat winners of the sixth on BTC Cup Day. There was nothing in it on the line in this year’s $100,000 Listed Singapore Turf Club Trophy (Members’ Handicap) (1600m) despite the…

2016 Champagne Classic Results: Winning Rupert Still Unbeaten

2016 Champagne Classic Results: Winning Rupert Still Unbeaten

Bjorn Baker’s progressive two-year-old Winning Rupert continued his run towards a possible JJ Atkins bid at Eagle Farm next month with his second win from as many starts in Saturday’s Champagne Classic 2016 at Doomben Racecourse. First-up the nicely-bred colt by the same sire as Golden Slipper winner Capitalist, Written Tycoon, posted a nice win…

2016 JRA Cup Results: Real Love Wins for Weir, Rawiller

2016 JRA Cup Results: Real Love Wins for Weir, Rawiller

Darren Weir’s classy mare Real Love made a real charge towards next month’s Brisbane Cup with Brad Rawiller guiding her to a late win in the JRA Cup 2016 at Doomben Racecourse on BTC Cup Day. Previously prepared in Perth, the five-year-old daughter of Desert King charged home in the final stages of Saturday’s $125,000…

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 Rough Habit Plate Tips & Odds Update

2016 Rough Habit Plate Tips & Odds Update

The Queensland Derby hopes face off in the last at Doomben Racecourse on Saturday, betting tips for this year’s Rough Habit Plate 2016 detailed below. Closing the BTC Cup Day card as Doomben Race 8 at 4:41pm (AEST), there are 13 three-year-olds left in the line-up for this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Rough Habit Plate…