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Former Sydney Cup Winner Niwot Officially Retired

Former Sydney Cup Winner Niwot Officially Retired

Despite rumours they’d run their last back in April after a failed title defense in the Sydney Cup, the Michael, Wayne and John Hawkes training team have announced the official retirement of stalwart stayer Niwot this week.

The retired Niwot will not be a part of this year's Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival. Photo: Steve Hart.

Bowing out with a record ...

All Too Hard Royal Ascot Decision By End of Week

All Too Hard Royal Ascot Decision By End of Week

A decision on whether Australia’s number one colt All Too Hard heads to Royal Ascot will be made by the end of the week.

A decision on All Too Hard's immediate future will be known by the end of the week. Photo: Steve Hart.

The three-year-old has been nominated for the Group 1 2013 Queen Anne Stakes (2000m) and the ...

Final Field 2013 Sydney Cup Odds – Kelinni Retains Top Spot

Final Field 2013 Sydney Cup Odds – Kelinni Retains Top Spot

Updated Sydney Cup 2013 odds on the 11-horse final field have been released at bookies around Australia ahead of the two mile classic running at Royal Randwick this Saturday and Chris Waller’s in-form stayer Kelinni remains the clear favourite.

Kelinni is favourite to win Saturday's Sydney Cup 2013 on a seven day back-up. Photo: Steve Hart.

After a fourth ...

Kelinni Leads Sydney Cup Field 2013

Kelinni Leads Sydney Cup Field 2013

Chris Waller’s in-form JRA Plate winner Kelinni leads a smart field of autumn stayers engaged to face off in the marquee Royal Randwick race this Saturday, the 2013 Sydney Cup to take centre stage in the final Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival meet of the season.

Kelinni is set to start favourite in Saturday's Sydney Cup 2013 at Royal Randwick. ...

Latest Sydney Cup 2013 Odds – Kelinni & Maluckyday Co-Favourites

Latest Sydney Cup 2013 Odds – Kelinni & Maluckyday Co-Favourites

After a failed run by former favourite Julienas at Randwick last weekend Chris Waller’s talented stayer Kelinni has firmed into co-favouritism for Saturday week’s 2013 Sydney Cup with Maluckyday.

Progressive stayer Kelinni is new co-favourite to win the Sydney Cup 2013 Saturday week. Photo: Steve Hart.

Only a week ago punters could get Waller’s Refuse To Bend five-year-old ...

Updated 2013 Sydney Cup odds

Updated 2013 Sydney Cup odds

Gai Waterhouse-trained import Julienas remains a clear favourite for the Group 1 2013 Sydney Cup (3200m) which will be run at Randwick on April 27.

Julienas heads the Sydney Cup market. Photo: Steve Hart.

The six-year-old heads the market at $5 after two strong wins this autumn in the Listed Sky High Stakes and the Listed NE Manion Cup.

Julienas ...

Latest The BMW Odds 2013

Latest The BMW Odds 2013

The rain has fallen in Sydney and while the course is currently in the Slow range predictions of more showers, jockeys saying it is racing more like a Heavy track and the continued chopping up of the turf with each race has affect the 2013 The BMW betting markets for Golden Slipper Day Race 5.

Reigning Sydney Cup winner ...

2013 The BMW Form Guide in Two Words

2013 The BMW Form Guide in Two Words

The two-year-olds may be set to steal the show on Golden Slipper Day but the day’s second richest race at Rosehill this Saturday is The BMW 2013 and below is the famous Races.com.au two word form guide on the classic staying showdown.

Auckland Cup winner Sangster looks one of the best value Place Bets in the 2013 The BMW. Photo: ...

2013 The BMW Betting Odds Update – Favourite Drifts

2013 The BMW Betting Odds Update – Favourite Drifts

While still the clear favourite to win The BMW 2013 at Rosehill Racecourse on Saturday Anthony Cummings’ consistent three-year-old Fiveandahalfstar has eased out slightly in the markets for the Golden Slipper Day clash.

Le Roi is the biggest 2013 The BMW market mover. Photo: Steve Hart.

Winner of the Victoria Derby last spring the Hotel Grand three-year-old comes off ...

12-Horse The BMW Field 2013 Released

12-Horse The BMW Field 2013 Released

The second biggest race on the Golden Slipper Day program at Rosehill Gardens this Saturday will be the lucrative 2013 The BMW where a quality field of 12 weight-for-age hopefuls is engaged to face off.

Fiveandahalfstar (inside) will contest The BMW - Australian Derby double over the next two Saturdays. Photo: Sarah Ebbett.

Due to jump as Rosehill Race 5 ...