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PJ Bell Stakes the Target for Fireball Stakes Winner Samantha

PJ Bell Stakes the Target for Fireball Stakes Winner Samantha

Samantha has continued the trend of the day at Royal Randwick by flying home on the outside rail to win the Listed Fireball Stakes (1100m) by slightly less than a length. Samantha jumped from the gates well, but was settled off the early pace by jockey Corey Brown as topweight Scarlet Rain, Super Maxi and…

2015 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Late Mail

2015 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes Late Mail

Won by classy mare Snitzerland in 2014, the Group 1 Black Caviar Lightning Stakes (1000m), this afternoon’s feature race at Flemington, has attracted a field of just six runners. Having remained neck and neck in betting markets all week, a noticeable gap has been opened between four-time Group 1 champion Lankan Rupee and the undefeated…

2014 BTC Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

2014 BTC Cup Day Scratchings & Track Report

Today the 2014 Channel Seven Brisbane Racing Carnival kicks off at Doomben Racecourse with a stellar eight race program running for BTC Cup Day. After all the hype this week of heavy rain and a likely mud track, only a few light showers have fallen over the past couple of days and there’s only a…

Ryan Confident in BTC Cup Glory for Remaining Entrant Hot Snitzel

Ryan Confident in BTC Cup Glory for Remaining Entrant Hot Snitzel

Trainer Gerald Ryan is confident in his chances of leaving Brisbane’s Doomben Racecourse this weekend one Group 1 title richer, despite leading chance Snitzerland having to be removed from the final field of the featured BTC Cup (1200m) this morning after pulling up sore. Having accepted positions in the final field for both Snitzerland and…

Snitzerland Scratched From 2014 BTC Cup Field

Snitzerland Scratched From 2014 BTC Cup Field

Group 1 winning Snitzerland has been scratched from the 2014 BTC Cup and will be sent to the spelling paddock after pulling up sore following a gallop in Brisbane this morning. Snitzerland was rated a steady $8 chance in 2014 BTC Cup betting markets, but trainer Gerald Ryan informed Racing Queensland stewards that the daughter of…

2014 BTC Cup Betting Update – Buffering Still A Clear Favourite

2014 BTC Cup Betting Update – Buffering Still A Clear Favourite

The first Group 1 of the 2014 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival is just over 24 hours away and there has been plenty of support for local trainers to get off to a flying start; with Buffering a clear favourite in 2014 BTC Cup betting markets. Buffering is yet to record a win at the highest level…

BTC Cup 2014 Form Guide & Preview

BTC Cup 2014 Form Guide & Preview

This weekend the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival kicks off at Doomben Racecourse with 2014 BTC Cup Day, our insider form guide and betting preview for the day’s marquee race detailed below. Heading the exciting eight race program is Race 7 at 3:40pm (AEST) – the $400,000 Group 1 Bunderberg Distilling Co. BTC Cup (1200m). Only…

Ryan Confident in Classy Pair for 2014 BTC Cup Success

Ryan Confident in Classy Pair for 2014 BTC Cup Success

Trainer Gerald Ryan is confident either of his star entrants Snitzerland and Hot Snitzel can overcome resounding pre-post favourite Buffering and win the major Group 1 BTC Cup (1200m) at Brisbane’s Doomben Racecourse this weekend. While unsure at to which horse is more likely to figure on account of varying surface quality, Ryan told the…

Buffering Shortie in 2014 BTC Cup Betting

Buffering Shortie in 2014 BTC Cup Betting

Unsurprisingly the Robert Heathcote-trained Buffering has opened near odds-on territory in the BTC Cup 2014 betting markets for the big one in Brisbane this weekend. Kicking off the elite level racing action of this year’s Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival, the $400,000 Group 1 Bunderberg Distilling Co. BTC Cup (1200m) is set to steal the show…

Eight Horse 2014 BTC Cup Field Released

Eight Horse 2014 BTC Cup Field Released

Just eight gallopers are set to face off in the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival’s opening Group 1 with a diminutive but classy field accepted for Saturday’s BTC Cup 2014. Due to run as Doomben Race 7 at 3:40pm (AEST), this year’s $400,000 Group 1 Bunderberg Distilling Co. BTC Cup (1200m) lost one of its headline…