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2016 Christmas Cup Tips & Odds Update

2016 Christmas Cup Tips & Odds Update

Royal Randwick comes to life for Villiers Stakes Day on Saturday and the latest odds plus betting tips for the Christmas Cup 2016 – one of the key support acts on the card – can be found below. Originally the mile and a half clash attracted a dozen stayers but the field for the $125,000…

Christmas Cup 2016 Field & Betting

Christmas Cup 2016 Field & Betting

The 2016 Christmas Cup field and betting odds for the staying showdown at Randwick Racecourse on Saturday is now out with a dozen gallopers engaged to face off in the Villiers Stakes Day support act. Due to run as Royal Randwick Race 5 at 3:05pm (AEDT), this season’s $125,000 Listed Fugen Christmas Cup (2400m) is…

2016 Christmas Cup Nominations Released

2016 Christmas Cup Nominations Released

Fifteen stayers are in line to chase black type success at Royal Randwick on Saturday, following today’s release of 2016 Listed Christmas Cup nominations. Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller is set to be well represented in the mile-and-a-half classic, after including all of Beyond Thankful, Index Linked and Soviet Courage in 2016 Christmas Cup nominations….

2015 Christmas Cup Betting Tips

2015 Christmas Cup Betting Tips

Three stakes races highlight the Randwick race card in Sydney this Saturday for Villiers Stakes Day including the summer stayers facing off in the Christmas Cup 2015, betting tips for the mile and a half clash found below. Running as Randwick Race 5 at 3:05pm (AEST) the field for this season’s $100,000 Listed Avijohn Contracting…

Jiayuguan Tops 2015 Christmas Cup Odds

Jiayuguan Tops 2015 Christmas Cup Odds

John Thompson’s mile and a half specialist Jiayuguan is favourite to continue her ace 2400m record when she lines-up over the distance at Randwick Racecourse in the Christmas Cup 2015 this Saturday. Eleven stayers are left to do battle in the $100,000 Listed Avijohn Contracting Christmas Cup (2400m) on Villiers Stakes Day this weekend after…

Instrumentalist Heads 2015 Christmas Cup Field

Instrumentalist Heads 2015 Christmas Cup Field

Chris Waller’s former Mornington Cup winning import Instrumentalist shoots for his first win in over a year leading the field and weights for Saturday’s Christmas Cup 2015 at Randwick Racecourse. Set to run as Villiers Stakes Day Race 5 at 3:05pm (AEST), this summer’s $100,000 Listed Avijohn Contracting Christmas Cup (2400m) features a final field…

2015 Christmas Cup Nominations: Three for Waller

2015 Christmas Cup Nominations: Three for Waller

Last year’s winning trainer Chris Waller has three early entries in his attempt to take out Saturday’s Christmas Cup 2015 at Randwick Racecourse and go back-to-back in the Villiers Stakes Day feature. Nominations for this year’s $100,000 Listed Christmas Cup (2400m) have been extended until 11am (AEST) on Tuesday after Racing NSW took just 13…

2015 Christmas Cup Mission for Chillin With Dylan

2015 Christmas Cup Mission for Chillin With Dylan

A trip to Sydney this summer is likely for the Beaudesert-based Chillin With Dylan with trainer Ben Ahrens keen to target the Christmas Cup 2016 with the in-form four-year-old at Royal Randwick. One of the key support races on the December 12 program for Villiers Stakes Day, this year’s $100,000 Listed Christmas Cup (2400m) is…

Zanbagh Confirmed for Festival Stakes 2015

Zanbagh Confirmed for Festival Stakes 2015

Randwick trainer John Thompson has confirmed connections will accept for last start winning mare Zanbagh in Saturday’s 2015 Festival Stakes at Rosehill Racecourse. The headline of three black-types on the Rosehill race card this weekend, the $150,000 Listed Festival Stakes (1500m) attracted a total of 22 nominations including Thompson’s in-form daughter of Bernardini Zanbagh. Previously…

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…