Premier's Cup

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Premier's Cup
Group 3 race
Location Doomben Racecourse
Brisbane, Australia
Inaugurated 2006
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Sponsor Channel 7 (2016)
Race information
Distance 2,200 metres
Surface Turf
Track Right-handed
Qualification Three year old and older
Weight Quality handicap
Minimum weight 54 kg
Purse A$125,000 (2016)

The Premier's Cup is a Brisbane Racing Club Group 3 Thoroughbred horse race for horses more than aged three years old, over a distance of 2200 metres under handicap conditions held at Doomben Racecourse in Brisbane, Australia Queensland Winter Racing Carnival.[1] Total prizemoney is A$125,000 and a $1,100 trophy.

History[edit]

The inaugural running of the race was in 2006.[1] The race is considered a major prep lead up race to the Brisbane Cup which is held several weeks after this race in June.[1]

Distance[edit]

  • 2006–2014 - 2200 metres
  • 2015 - 2020 metres
  • 2016 - 2200 metres

Winners[edit]

  • 2016 - Real Love[2]
  • 2015 - Faust[3]
  • 2014 - Zephyron[4]
  • 2013 - Precedence[5]
  • 2012 - Fantastic Blue[6]
  • 2011 - Shuffle The Cash[7]
  • 2010 - Tabulate[8]
  • 2009 - Reggie[9]
  • 2008 - Rezone[10]
  • 2007 - Theseo[11]
  • 2006 - Coalesce[12]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Winners and Past Results for the Premier's Cup". Progroup Racing (Australia). 2012. Retrieved 18 May 2013. 
  2. ^ "2016 Result – Channel 7 Premier's Cup (held 28 May 2016)". breednet.com. Retrieved 28 May 2016. 
  3. ^ "2015 Result – Channel 7 Premier's Cup (held 23 May 2015)". breednet.com. Retrieved 23 May 2015. 
  4. ^ "2014 Result – Channel 7 Premier's Cup (held 24 May 2014)". breednet.com. Retrieved 14 May 2015. 
  5. ^ "2013 Result – Channel Seven Premier's Cup (held 25 May 2013)". breednet.com. Retrieved 14 May 2015. 
  6. ^ "2012 Result – Channel Seven Premier's Cup (held 26 May 2012)". breednet.com. Retrieved 14 May 2015. 
  7. ^ "2011 Result – Premier's Cup (held 28 May 2011)". breednet.com. Retrieved 14 May 2015. 
  8. ^ "2010 Result – Channel Seven Premier's Cup (held 29 May 2010)". breednet.com. Retrieved 14 May 2015. 
  9. ^ "2009 Result – Coca-Cola Amatil Premier's Cup (held 23 May 2009)". breednet.com. Retrieved 14 May 2015. 
  10. ^ "2008 Result – Premier's Cup (held 24 May 2008)". breednet.com. Retrieved 14 May 2015. 
  11. ^ "2007 Result – Premier's Cup (held 26 May 2007)". breednet.com. Retrieved 14 May 2015. 
  12. ^ "2006 Result – Premier's Cup (held 27 May 2006)". breednet.com. Retrieved 14 May 2015.