News About 2014 Christmas Cup

Wet Track Works for 2014 Christmas Cup Winner Saigon Tea

Wet Track Works for 2014 Christmas Cup Winner Saigon Tea

A decision to back Saigon Tea up seven days after a win at Rosehill last weekend worked a treat with the Chris Waller-trained mare relishing a Soft Randwick track to win the Christmas Cup 2014 on Saturday. The weekend before the Thorn Park five-year-old enjoyed a nearly two length win thanks to a quick final…

2014 Christmas Cup Betting Tips

2014 Christmas Cup Betting Tips

A small yet classy field of seven stayers will tackle the Listed Christmas Cup (2400m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday. The Randwick track was downgraded this morning into the ‘heavy 8’ range after further rainfall overnight, so there’s no saying which horses will be lately scratched from the Villiers Stakes Day race meeting. As…

2014 Christmas Cup Betting Update

2014 Christmas Cup Betting Update

The Listed Christmas Cup (2400m) will run at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday, one of seven supporting races on Villiers Stakes Day. Seven classy stayers have opted to contest the mile and a half race, which means punters have some great betting options without a crowded market to choose from. Four of the seven runners…

2014 Christmas Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

2014 Christmas Cup Final Field & Barrier Draw

A small yet classy field of seven stayers will tackle the mile and a half distance at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday in the Listed Christmas Cup (2400m). While 11 horses were nominated for the Villiers Stakes Day supporting race Gallatin, In Masquerade, Paraggi, and Spinderbella did not accept when the final field was released…

Permit Leads 2014 Christmas Cup Nominations

Permit Leads 2014 Christmas Cup Nominations

Nominations for the Listed Christmas Cup (2400m) were taken on Monday, with 11 stayers set to tackle the mile and a half distance race at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday. Leading the nominations is the Chris Waller-trained Permit, who returns to defend his winning title. The seven-year-old gelding won last year’s Christmas Cup by just…

Doveton Stakes 2014 Tips & Selections

Doveton Stakes 2014 Tips & Selections

This Saturday in Melbourne the headline race at Sandown Racecourse is the 2014 Doveton Stakes, betting tips for the race known as the Christmas Cup found below. Due to jump at 3:55pm as Sandown Race 6, this year’s $120,000 Listed Emma Booth Christmas Cup (1000m) attracted nine hopefuls with the markets at firmly led by…

Cummings Charges Towards Christmas Cup 2014

Cummings Charges Towards Christmas Cup 2014

Anthony Cummings will use a run at Rosehill on Saturday to see if his progressive stayer Barge And Charge is up to a run over the mile and a half in the 2014 Christmas Cup seven days later on Villiers Stakes Day. The Stratum five-year-old has won up to 1850m but is as yet to…

2014 ATC Cup Winner Malice in Paddock

2014 ATC Cup Winner Malice in Paddock

Godolphin’s private trainer John O’Shea is “not a fan” of the restructured Sydney Summer Racing Carnival that has forced him to bypass the Christmas and Summer Cups with Saturday’s ATC Cup 2014 winner Malice. In-form Teofilo four-year-old Malice ($3.40F) enjoyed a final bound win over the Peter Moody-trained Metaphorical ($4.20) at the weekend in the…

Majestic Beast Earns Crack at Open Company in 2014 Metro Plate

Majestic Beast Earns Crack at Open Company in 2014 Metro Plate

Majestic Beast has run in 28 career starts that have spanned four seasons yet she’ll finally get the chance to hit her straps and get a crack at open company at Randwick this Saturday. Winning her last three consecutive races helped show trainer Kerry Parker that the mare was ready to make the next step…