News About 2014 Sydney Cup

2014 Sydney Cup Winner is The Offer

2014 Sydney Cup Winner is The Offer

Talented stayer The Offer has produced an incredible final straight sprint to continue his strong run of form this season and win the major Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) on day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Jumping only fairly, The Offer settled well within the pack, allowing early leaders Angola, stable…

Sydney Cup Chances Improving with Track for Sertorius

Sydney Cup Chances Improving with Track for Sertorius

Trainer Jamie Edwards is delighted with the ever-improving conditions of the Royal Randwick surface ahead of an appearance for stable star Sertorius in the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) on day 2 of the inaugural The Championships this afternoon. Unable to handle the heavy going when a fighting fourth in the Group 2 Chairman’s Handicap…

2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Day Scratchings And Track Report

2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Day Scratchings And Track Report

The second day of The Championships is upon us and thankfully there is plenty of blue sky in Sydney ahead of the running of both the 2014 Sydney Cup (3200m) and the 2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon. The Royal Randwick surface is now rated in the slow range and should give…

2014 Sydney Cup Betting Tips

2014 Sydney Cup Betting Tips

This Easter Saturday the racing action around the country is top class including the Sydney Cup 2014 at Royal Randwick, the Races.com.au team’s insider betting tips and selections for which are detailed below. There are 17 top stayers set to face off in this year’s $1 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m), the two…

Waterhouse Confident of One, Two in 2014 Sydney Cup

Waterhouse Confident of One, Two in 2014 Sydney Cup

Trainer Gai Waterhouse is confident market leader The Offer will justify favouritism and comfortably win the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) on day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick this weekend. Fresh off the back of a comfortable win in the heavy going of the Group 2 Chairman’s Handicap (2600m) last weekend, Waterhouse said…

Sydney Cup 2014 Form Guide & Betting Analysis

Sydney Cup 2014 Form Guide & Betting Analysis

insider form guide analysis and betting preview for which is detailed below. There are four Group 1s on the Randwick race card this weekend, including the time-honoured $1 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) running as Race 7 at 3:45pm (AEST). There are 17 stayers in the Sydney Cup field this year, the current…

Epingle Ready for 2014 Sydney Cup

Epingle Ready for 2014 Sydney Cup

Trainer Michael Kent is confident in-form six-year-old Epingle offers a great chance of success in this weekend’s major Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m), despite drawing the somewhat awkward barrier 12 for day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick. Having removed Epingle from the final field of the 2014 Chairman’s Handicap (2000m) as a result…

2014 Sydney Cup Barrier Draw

2014 Sydney Cup Barrier Draw

Imported Irish stayer Voleuse De Coeurs was the big loser of the 2014 Sydney Cup barrier draw; with the talented mare set to jump from barrier 16 in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Voleuse De Coeurs will carry the top-weight of 58 kilograms in the Sydney Cup and trainer Mike Moroney believes…

The Offer Leads Sydney Cup Field 2014

The Offer Leads Sydney Cup Field 2014

Gai Waterhouse’s progressive Irish import The Offer is the headline acceptor for the 2014 Sydney Cup at Royal Randwick this Saturday. The sole two mile feature still held at Randwick, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) has attracted a below capacity 17 starter field, the favourite of which is in-form Montjeu…

Tupac Amaru A Likely Sydney Cup Starter

Tupac Amaru A Likely Sydney Cup Starter

Having produced a blistering run for second in last weekend’s major Australian Derby (2400m), trainer Peter Snowden is heavily considering an appearance in this weekend’s Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) for talented three-year-old Tupac Amaru. Having reportedly pulled up well from what is arguably his standout racing performance to date; Snowden said the three-year-old continues…