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Sydney Cup 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Sydney Cup 2017 Tips & Odds Update

A line-up of in-form stayers face off over the two miles at Randwick Racecourse on Day 2 of ‘The Championships’ this Saturday, our insider 2017 Sydney Cup betting tips and latest odds on the feature found below. Fourteen horses are in the mix for this autumn’s $2 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) and…

2017 Sydney Cup Form Facts & Betting Preview

2017 Sydney Cup Form Facts & Betting Preview

The Sydney Cup 2017 is a key support act to Winx winning the Queen Elizabeth Stakes on Saturday and below is a comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview on the two mile classic. Set to run as Randwick Race 8 at 3:55pm (AEST), this year’s $2 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) field…

Sydney Cup 2017: Penglai Pavilion Underrated Chance

Sydney Cup 2017: Penglai Pavilion Underrated Chance

Charlie Appleby’s assistant trainer James Ferguson believes their Godolphin-raced raider Penglai Pavilion is an underrated chance in the 2017 Sydney Cup betting markets for the Royal Randwick classic this weekend. Critics have labelled Saturday’s $2 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) field as one of the weakest recent editions of the two mile showdown….

2017 Sydney Cup Field: Big Duke Short-Priced Favourite

2017 Sydney Cup Field: Big Duke Short-Priced Favourite

The Darren Weir trained Big Duke is the short priced favourite to win the Group 1 $2m Schweppes 2017 Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on the second day of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday. Big Duke has drawn barrier five in the fourteen horse Sydney Cup field and is chasing his fourth win on the trot with…

Sydney Cup 2017 Betting Update: Big Duke Favourite

Sydney Cup 2017 Betting Update: Big Duke Favourite

Already a clear favourite to win the two mile feature of the autumn carnival, the Darren Weir-trained Big Duke now dominates 2017 Sydney Cup betting after a huge Royal Randwick win over the weekend. The Raven’s Pass gelding charged home on a Heavy (8) track on Day 1 of ‘The Championships’ carrying the 58kg top…

Assign Wins Neville Sellwood Stakes

Assign Wins Neville Sellwood Stakes

Assign has justified a decision to run at Rosehill Gardens this afternoon with a strong performance for success in the Group 3 Neville Sellwood Stakes (2000m). Assign was a duel acceptor in both the Neville Sellwood Stakes and the Ladbrokes Mornington Cup in Victoria, but Macedon Lodge elected to saddle the horse on the rain-soaked…

Master Of Arts Firms in Adelaide Cup Betting 2017

Master Of Arts Firms in Adelaide Cup Betting 2017

Darren Weir’s stallion Master Of Arts has firmed into second favouritism in 2017 Adelaide Cup betting ahead of the two mile classic next Monday following a Group 3 win over the weekend. A key lead-up into the $400,000 Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) was run and won at Morphettville Racecourse last Saturday with Master Of…

Almandin Among 2017 Australian Cup Nominations

Almandin Among 2017 Australian Cup Nominations

The Lloyd Williams-owned Melbourne Cup winner Almandin is one of the headline horses among the Australian Cup 2017 nominations that closed this week for the Flemington ‘Super Saturday’ event. Racing Victoria took early entries for the Australian Guineas on March 4 as well as the Newmarket Handicap and $1.5 million Group 1 Australian Cup (2000m)…

So Si Bon takes his place in 2016 Zipping Classic Field

So Si Bon takes his place in 2016 Zipping Classic Field

Three year old So Si Bon will take on the older horses in the Group 2 $300,000 Quayclean Zipping Classic (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday. Trainer Robbie Laing had also nominated So Si Bon for the Group 2 $250,000 Ladbrokes Sandown Guineas (1600m) for the three year olds but chose to go with the weight…

Almandin Leads 2016 Zipping Classic Nominations

Almandin Leads 2016 Zipping Classic Nominations

Fifteen stayers have been included in 2016 Zipping Classic nominations; highlighted by the pending appearance of some of the Spring Carnival’s standout performers including Melbourne Cup winner Almandin. Almandin has been a strong and consistent performer throughout his entire racing career so far but has undoubtedly returned to racing in career-best form this time. Placing…