2017 Kingsford Smith Cup Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

May 27, 2017

2017 Kingsford Smith Cup Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

The revamped Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival continues today, Saturday May 27, with Kingsford Smith Cup Day 2017 moving the action to Eagle Farm Racecourse – the meeting’s full race scratchings and track report detailed below.

Black Heart Bart

Black Heart Bart chases a sixth Group 1 victory in the Kingsford-Smith Cup 2017 at Eagle Farm Racecourse on Saturday afternoon. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

It is sunny skies in Brisbane today and no chance of any real rainfall, but the controversial Eagle Farm track is still rated a Heavy (8) after failing to recover from earlier wet weather in the sunshine state.

Eagle Farm Track Report – 27/05/2017

  • Rail Position: True Entire Course
  • Track Type: Turf
  • Track Condition: Heavy (8)
  • Weather: Fine
  • Penetrometer: 5.25
  • Irrigation: Nil
  • Rainfall: Nil

Racing at Eagle Farm kicks off at 11:57am (AEST) and continues through until the Queensland Guineas-bound three-year-olds face off in Race 8 – the 2017 Fred Best Classic – at 4:32pm (AEST).

Headlining the action is Eagle Farm Race 7 at 3:55pm (AEST) when the old BTC Cup runs as the 2017 Kingsford Smith Cup (1300m) and Egyptian Symbol (3) remains the sole scratching from the weight-for-age field.

Other highlights on the program include the 2017 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (Race 3) for the two-year-old JJ Atkins hopefuls and the 2017 Grand Prix Stakes (Race 5) which is the key Queensland Derby lead-up for the staying three-year-olds.

Check out the complete Eagle Farm scratchings and full Kingsford-Smith Cup Day race program before heading to Ladbrokes.com.au to back your Saturday selections at the hottest odds.

Eagle Farm Scratchings – 27/05/2017

  • Total Scratchings: 26

Race 1 (11:57am) – $60,000 Green Options Racing Pty Ltd (1200m)

  • #1 Upstart Pride (12)
  • #2 Flamboyer (8)
  • #3 Coolring (16)
  • #8 Londehero (2)
  • #13 Notonyourlife (6)

Race 2 (12:37pm) – $125,000 Group 3 Programmed Property Services Lord Mayor’s Cup (1600m)

  • #5 Trubia (1)
  • #10 Mystic Opal (8)

Race 3 (1:17pm) – $250,000 Group 2 Mitavite BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m)

  • #19e Lord Cecil (7)
  • #20e Snitzepeg (2)
  • #21e Italia Bella (12)
  • #22e Icon Of Dubai (17)
  • #23e Cruze (19)

Read our full 2017 BRC Sires’ Produce Stakes Betting Tips & Preview.

Race 4 (1:57pm) – $125,000 Group 3 Channel Seven Premier’s Cup (2200m)

  • #3 Stampede (2)

Race 5 (2:35pm) – $150,000 Group 3 Mullins Lawyers Grand Prix Stakes (2200m)

  • #7 Sizzling Bullet (10)
  • #10 Valentino Rossa (12)

Read our full 2017 Grand Prix Stakes Tips & Betting Preview.

Race 6 (3:15pm) – $150,000 Group 3 Glenlogan Park Stakes (1300m)

  • #4 Elle Lou (6)
  • #5 Nancy (18)
  • #19e Dream Finnish (10)
  • #20e Miles Of Krishan (5)

Race 7 (3:55pm) – $700,000 Group 1 Darley-Kingsford Smith Cup (1300m)

  • #13 Egyptian Symbol (3)

Read our full 2017 Kingsford-Smith Cup Betting Tips & Selections.

Race 8 (4:32pm) – $150,000 Group 3 Sky Racing Fred Best Classic (1400m)

  • #1 Good Standing (18)
  • #3 Heroic Valour (8)
  • #6 Hall Of Fame (11)
  • #11 Salsonic (20)
  • #15 Miss Debutante (19)
  • #17 Siren’s Fury (23)

Read our full 2017 Fred Best Classic Betting Tips & Preview.

*All times quoted (AEST) and subject to change

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2021 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

Sandown Guineas 2020 Field �...

2020 Zipping Classic Field �...

2020 Zipping Classic Field & Odds Update: Avilius Firming Favourite

Despite a last start failure in the Melbourne Cup the Godolphin-raced Avilius...

2020 Kennedy Oaks Results: Oli...

2020 Kennedy Oaks Results: Oliver Rides Sixth Winner on Personal

Jockey Damien Oliver celebrated his sixth success in the 162nd running of the...

Kennedy Oaks Day Results 2020:...

Kennedy Oaks Day Results 2020: Personal Wins The Oaks

2020 Kennedy Oaks Day continues the racing action of the Melbourne Cup...

2020 Kennedy Oaks Day: Fleming...

2020 Kennedy Oaks Day: Flemington Scratchings & Track Report

Day 3 of the Melbourne Cup Carnival takes place at Flemington Racecourse...

Horse Racing Today

2021 Caloundra Cup Day Abandon...

America’s Breeders’...

America’s Breeders’ Cup Calls WJ Healy 2021 Winner Away Game

The Ciaron Maher & David Eustace-trained Away Game was back in winning...

2021 Tattersall’s Tiara ...

2021 Tattersall’s Tiara Results: Tofane and Williams Win Again

The decision by star hoop Craig Williams to remain in Queensland aboard the...

Incentivise New Melbourne Cup ...

Incentivise New Melbourne Cup Favourite After 12 Length Tatt’s Cup Win

In his last run for trainer Steve Tregea, outstanding stayer Incentivise shot...

2021 Tattersall’s Tiara ...

2021 Tattersall’s Tiara Day: Eagle Farm Scratchings & Track Report

The action of the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival and Group 1 racing for the...

Race Results

America’s Breeders’ Cup Calls WJ Healy 2021 Winner Away Game

2021 Tattersall’s Tiara Results: Tofane and Williams Win Again

Incentivise New Melbourne Cup Favourite After 12 Length Tatt’s Cup Win

2021 Stradbroke Handicap Results: Tofane Upsets Vega One, Signore Fox Third

2021 J.J. Atkins Results: Converge Scores Third Win for Gai Waterhouse

Race Previews

Sunday’s Updated 2021 Winx Guineas Field & Odds

Stockman Odds-On In Updated 2021 Caloundra Cup Field & Betting

Grafton Cup 2021 Field & Betting: Punters After Purrfect Deal

2021 Ramornie Handicap Field & Odds: Gold Coast’s Phobetor Favourite

2021 Caloundra Cup Day Rescheduled: Winx Guineas Run This Sunday

Fields & Form

Sunday’s Updated 2021 Winx Guineas Field & Odds

Stockman Odds-On In Updated 2021 Caloundra Cup Field & Betting

Grafton Cup 2021 Field & Betting: Punters After Purrfect Deal

2021 Ramornie Handicap Field & Odds: Gold Coast’s Phobetor Favourite

Punters Take Stock in Caloundra Cup 2021 Field & Odds