Premier’s Cup Field

The Premier’s Cup field often contains a few horses working on their form leading up to the Brisbane Cup. In the past, the better performers out of the Premier’s Cup field have given an indication of horses worth watching in the Brisbane Cup. You don’t have to dig too deep to find a few very worthy stayers in the Premier’s Cup field. Although only a Group 3 race, the Premier’s Cup field can be relied on to include decent horses of local renown.

2016 Premier’s Cup Field

The 2016 Premier’s Cup field promises an exciting race. With a number of proven performers coming out on the day, the 2016 Premier’s Cup field will be a good one to punt on. Considering the range of horses and the similarity in performance of the ones at the top, it will be hard to pick the winner from the 2016 Premier’s Cup field.

The 2016 Premier’s Cup field is below.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 5092012×04 JUNOOB (GB) Chris Waller Blake Shinn 5 60kg 107
2 0099×63951 RUDY Helen Page Mark Zahra 12 58.5kg 104
3 6x5300x025 INDEX LINKED (GB) Chris Waller James McDonald 3 58kg 103
4 7843331321 REAL LOVE Darren Weir Brad Rawiller 4 58kg 107
5 820×030440 PUCCINI (NZ) Darren Weir Kerrin McEvoy 8 57.5kg 102
6 15160×5408 JETSET LAD (NZ) Brian Smith Paul Hammersley 11 56kg 99
7 43×6530612 BENZINI Adrian Bull Ms Rosie Myers (a) 10 55.5kg 98
8 41×7421216 HONEY TOAST Ben Currie Jim Byrne 1 54kg 94
9 x870x86853 INSTRUMENTALIST (IRE) Dale Healey James Orman (a) 9 54kg 89
10 119237×663 IMPERIAL LASS (NZ) Ciaron Maher Michael Cahill 6 54kg 82
11 312×421640 WALHAAN Graeme Boyd Jeff Lloyd 7 54kg 79
12 07×1970226 LEVER LEVER (NZ) Matthew Dunn Ms Tegan Harrison 2 54kg 67

2016 Premier’s Cup Nominations

Premier’s Cup nominations attract some top horses every year. Usually released on the Monday prior to the race, the Premier’s Cup nominations generally feature some of the better stayers from Queensland stables and also interstate.

The 2016 Premier’s Cup nominations will be published here.