News About 2013 The Metropolitan

The Metropolitan Winner Seveille 2013 Melbourne Cup Chance

The Metropolitan Winner Seveille 2013 Melbourne Cup Chance

Team Williams look to have uncovered their best chance of taking out the ‘race that stops a nation’ this spring with progressive stallion Seville earning talks of a Melbourne Cup 2013 bid after their win in the $400,000 Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) in Sydney today.

The Metropolitan winner Seville could go all the way to the 2013 Melbourne Cup. ...

2013 Epsom Handicap Day Tips

2013 Epsom Handicap Day Tips

There is plenty going on in the world of racing this weekend including the biggest Sydney Spring Racing Carnival race day – Epsom Handicap Day – taking place at Royal Randwick.

Streama (inside) is our tip for the big one on Epsom Handicap Day 2013 - Race 7. Photo: Steve Hart.

It’s an all-stakes-race program in Sydney on Saturday ...

2013 The Metropolitan Tips & Selections

2013 The Metropolitan Tips & Selections

On Saturday a field of genuine stayers will face off in The Metropolitan Handicap 2013 in Sydney, the Races.com.au team’s insider betting tips on the mile and a half feature found right here.

Moriarty (pictured) is the Races.com.au pick for second behind Kingdoms in the 2013 Metropolitan Handicap. Photo: Steve Hart.

Jumping at 5:25pm (AEST) as Race 9 at Royal ...

The Metropolitan 2013 Form Guide & Preview

The Metropolitan 2013 Form Guide & Preview

After the Flight Stakes and Epsom Handicap run at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday, punters get one final Group 1 to see out the major Sydney Spring Racing Carnival meet with the 2013 The Metropolitan Handicap bringing the day’s racing to an end.

Prince Cheri is out to become just the third favourite since 1983 to win The Metropolitan. Photo: Steve ...

2013 The Metropolitan Betting Still Favours Prince Cheri

2013 The Metropolitan Betting Still Favours Prince Cheri

David Vandyke’s highly spruiked French import Prince Cheri remains top of The Metropolitan 2013 odds after the final field and barriers for the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival classic were released on Wednesday.

Prince Cheri has opened favourite to win The Metropolitan 2013 on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

This Saturday, October 5, Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse will host an all-stakes-race ...

The Metropolitan 2013 Barrier Draw & Field

The Metropolitan 2013 Barrier Draw & Field

Bringing the Epsom Handicap Day racing action to a close in Sydney on Saturday will be the 2013 The Metropolitan which has drawn a field of potential spring staying stars.

Last start Hill Stakes winner Moriarty has drawn barrier one for the 2013 The Metropolitan this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Randwick Race 9 at 5:25pm (AEST), this ...

Berry Backs Gai’s Move to Ecuador for Epsom Handicap 2013

Berry Backs Gai’s Move to Ecuador for Epsom Handicap 2013

Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse’s decision to bring her smart four-year-old Ecuador back to a mile for Saturday’s 2013 Epsom Handicap was a surprise move but the right decision according to stable hoop Tommy Berry.

Ecuador will jump one of the top fancies in the 2013 Epsom Handicap with Tommy Berry aboard on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Berry will ...

Lidari’s Epsom Handicap 2013 Hoop Locked In

Lidari’s Epsom Handicap 2013 Hoop Locked In

A third jockey change in as many runs this time in will see the Peter Moody-trained French import Lidari race in Saturday’s 2013 Epsom Handicap with Peter Robl aboard.

Peter Moody's French import Lidari will be ridden by Peter Robl in Saturday's Epsom Handicap 2013. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Moody’s Acclamation four-year-old gets into the $500,000 Group 1 ...

Ironstein Roughie Shot at 2013 The Metrop

Ironstein Roughie Shot at 2013 The Metrop

Saturday’s $400,000 Group 1 The Metropolitan Handicap (2400m) in Sydney may be just the second Group 1 assignment for eight-year-old Ironstein, but their trainer Gerald Ryan is confident the old warhorse can bring some stiff competition to his better fancied rivals.

Ironstein runs in just their second Group 1 race this Saturday on Epsom Handicap Day. Photo: Taron Clarke....

Moriarty Untapped Chance in 2013 The Metropolitan

Moriarty Untapped Chance in 2013 The Metropolitan

While his contingent for The Metropolitan 2013 at Royal Randwick on Saturday isn’t quite as imposing as his three-pronged attack on the Epsom Handicap, trainer Chris Waller believes he’s got a genuine shot at the classic with his Brisbane Cup winner Moriarty.

Moriarty is Chris Waller's best chance in The Metropolitan 2013 this weekend. Photo: Steve Hart.

Sydney’s leading ...