News About: BTC Cup Day

Doomben Hands Heathcote Impressive Pay Day

Doomben Hands Heathcote Impressive Pay Day

17 May, 2011

Robert Heathcote experienced one of his most successful days as a trainer on BTC Cup Day last Saturday.

The top Queensland trainer had a number of placings throughout the day and won both of the Group 3 races held at Doomben Racecourse.

Heathcote admits that after missing out narrowly on wins in the first few …

Doomben May Be Upgraded To Good 3 For Black Caviar’s Big Day

Doomben May Be Upgraded To Good 3 For Black Caviar’s Big Day

13 May, 2011

Doomben Racecourse is set to have the perfect track conditions for tomorrow’s BTC Cup Day, despite the recent rain.

Brisbane Racing Club track manager, Bill Schuck, is certain that the track will be perfect for Black Caviar’s appearance in the $400,000 BTC Cup.

Mr Schuck said that while the track is currently a Dead 5 …

Hay List Set To Be Hot On Black Caviar’s Tail

Hay List Set To Be Hot On Black Caviar’s Tail

13 May, 2011

Not letting the unfavourable barrier draw dampen his spirits, Hay List’s trainer John McNair is still confident that his horse will shake things up tomorrow.

The trainer is adamant that Hay List has improved significantly since his trial where he blitzed the opposition by an incredible seven and a half lengths.

“He’s improved since,” McNair …

Heathcote Heavily Armed On BTC Cup Day

Heathcote Heavily Armed On BTC Cup Day

13 May, 2011

While top Brisbane trainer Robert Heathcote has placed his best talent up against Black Caviar in the BTC Cup at Doomben tomorrow, he also has a team of chances in much of the day’s program.

In the first race of the day Heathcote is represented by five-year-old gelding Heartshaker, who has finished no worse than …