UPCOMING GROUP 1 RACES
July: Nil
August: Memsie Stakes

BEST GROUP 1 BOOKIE - LUXBET Claim up to $150 BONUS BETS when you open a new online betting account at Luxbet and deposit up to $50 or more! >>> More info here...

 
   

Where to Bet

The BMW

Bookmaker Review Bonus
william hill William Hill 502 join offer
sportsbet Sportsbet 501 join offer
ladbrokes Ladbrokes 500 join offer
palmerbet Palmerbet 500 join offer
betfair Betfair 300 join offer
unibet Unibet 300 join offer
luxbet Luxbet 150 join offer
crownbet CrownBet 100 join offer
Join, deposit $20 get $80

Start a Free Punters Club

sportsbet punters club

Bet on Racing at William Hill

Bet on the Net at Sportsbet

Bet on Horse Racing at Luxbet

Bet on Horse Racing at CrownBet

Summer Racing Special Offer

pick your own free bet

Daily Racing Special Offers

Watch Live Victorian Racing

watch live racing

Free BlackBook Service

free sportsbet black book

Enjoy a Free BlackBook service to follow your favourites and get an Email or SMS when they race!

Sign up here for a Free BlackBook

Note: All joining offers exclude SA, VIC, NSW and WA residents due to gaming regulations in each state.

Due to recent gambling regulation changes, NSW residents are ineligible to receive any money back offers from Australian bookmakers. Please ensure you read all terms and conditions.

The BMW is a Group 1 weight-for-age race held annually in April at Rosehill racecourse in Sydney, New South Wales. during the Sydney autumn racing carnival. The race is run over a distance of 2400 metres and worth $1,500,000 in prizemoney. The 2017 The BMW was won by Jameka from Humidor with Exospheric third.

The BMW was previously known as the 'Tancred Stakes' and takes place on the final day of the three-day Golden Slipper Festival at Rosehill.

2017 The BMW info
Date: Saturday 25th March 2017
Track: Rosehill racecourse, Sydney
Distance: 2400 metres
Race Type: Weight-for-age
Status: Group 1
Prizemoney: $1,500,000
2017 Winner: Jameka

The BMW is the premier distance race of the Sydney autumn racing carnival over 2400m and the assembled field is generally of high quality, with New Zealand horses often making their presence felt. The race is run at weight-for-age and has grown into one of the most anticipated races on the Australian racing calendar each year in Sydney.

Many classy gallopers have won The BMW including outstanding mare Makybe Diva (2005), Ethereal (2002), Tie The Knot (1999-2000), Might And Power (1998), Octagonal (1996-97) and New Zealander Our Poetic Prince (1989).

In recent times the Gr1 Ranvet Stakes has been a reasonable guide to this race, with Silent Achiever (2014), Manighar (2012), Tuesday Joy (2008), Eremein (2006) and Tie The Knot (2000) all winning the Ranvet Stakes & BMW double in the same year.

It's worth noting that It's A Dundeel went on to win the Gr1 ATC Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick after finishing second in this event, while Niwot (4th in 2012) won the Gr1 Sydney Cup following his fourth placing finish here.

Jameka (2017) finished runner-up in the Gr1 Australian Cup over 2000m at Flemington in Melbourne before making the trek to Sydney to donkey lick them in this event and recent The BMW winners include Preferment (2016) and Hartnell (2015).

2017 The BMW result
1. $3.10 Jameka 56.5 Hugh Bowman
2. $3.70 Humidor 58.5 Damian Lane
3. $8.00 Exospheric 59.0 Damien Oliver

then followed
4. $18.00 Who Shot Thebarman 59.0 Tim Clark
5. $18.00 Lasqueti Spirit 52.0 Brenton Avdulla
6. $31.00 Libran 59.0 Glyn Schofield
7. $41.00 Grand Marshal 59.0 Jason Collett
8. $4.40 Tavago 58.5 Blake Shinn

Margins: 6.5 len, 1.8 len
Time: 2:35.65

Other group races on BMW day include the Gr1 Vinery Club Stakes, Gr2 Tulloch Stakes, Gr2 Emancipation Stakes, Gr3 Star Kingdom Stakes, Gr3 TL Baillieu Handicap and Gr3 Neville Sellwood Stakes.

Bet now on the The BMW
join sportsbet Get Best of the three Aussie TABs or SP with 'Top Tote Plus' Bet now
join luxbet 'Best of the Best' guarantees best of three totes & Top Fluc Bet now
join crownbet Better than three Australian TABs with Best Tote Plus Bet now
join william hill Best of fixed odds taken or best TAB odds with 'Best Tote' Bet now
The BMW recent winners & placegetters
Year Winner 2nd 3rd Time
2017 Jameka Humidor Exospheric 2:35.6
2016 Preferment Who Shot Thebarman Grand Marshal 2:28.6
2015 Hartnell To The World Beaten Up 2:29.5
2014 Silent Achiever It's A Dundeel Fiorente 2:34.2
2013 Fiveandahalfstar Silent Achiever Sangster 2:33.7
2012 Manighar Americain Drunken Sailor 2:28.3
2011 Cedarberg Mourayan Linton 2:29.7
2010 Littorio Zavite No Wine No Song 2:29.3
2009 Fiumicino Thesio Viewed 2:34.2
2008 Tuesday Joy Princess Coup Sirmoine 2:35.8
2007 Blutigeroo Railings Gorky Park 2:26.5
2006 Eremein Railings Our Smoking Joe 2:27.0
2005 Makybe Diva Grand Armee Vouvray 2:26.9
2004 Grand Zulu Mummify Makybe Diva 2:25.7
2003 Freemason Northerly Republic Lass 2:26.8
2002 Ethereal Universal Prince Rain Gauge 2:29.3
2001 Curata Storm Kaapstad Way Giovana 2:27.7
2000 Tie The Knot Arena Showella 2:30.8
1999 Tie The Knot Intergaze Arena 2:29.0
1998 Might And Power Gold Guru Doriemus 2:27.2
1997 Octagonal Arkady Istidaad 2:27.4
1996 Octagonal Count Chivas Saintly 2:27.3
1995 Stony Bay Jeune Turridu 2:27.2
1994 Miltak Dark Ksar It's All In Fun 2:29.5
1993 Kaaptive Edition Rough Habit Veandercross 2:27.1
1992 Heroicity Aquidity Rough Habit 2:29.1
1991 Dr Grace Shuzohra Castletown 2:28.1
1990 Sydeston Lord Hybrow Horlicks 2:38.1
1989 Our Poetic Prince Top Class Apollo Run 2:32.2
1988 Beau Zam Highland Chieftain Vaguely Pleasant 2:36.2

Best Australian Bookmaker for The BMW free bets

 

 
© 2008 - 2017 | Horse Racing Info | ABN: 70 863 499 360 | Beejayville Pty Ltd | All content on this website may NOT be used or reproduced without permission.
All free bets and bookmaker offers are subject to terms & conditions and free bet joining offers exclude NSW, VIC, WA & SA residents.
disclaimer