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Sydney Cup 2012 Tips & Selections

Sydney Cup 2012 Tips & Selections

The 2012 Schweppes Sydney Cup is the headline race running at Royal Randwick on Saturday and the race is shaping up as a three horse affair, but which of the top trio are the Races.com.au team tipping? Set to run as Randwick Race 6 at 3:35pm the $500,000 Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) features 16…

Can Permit Salute for Sydney Cup 2012 Punters?

Can Permit Salute for Sydney Cup 2012 Punters?

This Saturday’s 2012 Sydney Cup betting favourite is the Chris Waller-trained Permit out to give their trainer back-to-back wins in the classic, but can they continue their good recent form against this big field of Group 1 winners over the two miles? Five-year-old Dansili gelding Permit comes off two good Sydney wins this season and…

Sydney Cup 2012 Odds Update – Older Than Time Market Mover

Sydney Cup 2012 Odds Update – Older Than Time Market Mover

Gai Waterhouse’s in form mare Older Than Time is being backed to go one better than her Sydney Cup second from 12 months ago, the five-year-old the early 2012 Sydney Cup betting market mover ahead of Saturday’s Royal Randwick classic. Drawn in barrier 14 in the 16-stayer field for this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes…

2012 Sydney Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

2012 Sydney Cup Form Guide & Betting Preview

While More Joyous and the imports threaten to steal the spotlight at Royal Randwick this Saturday in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes, the day’s marquee event is officially the Sydney Cup 2012, the form guide and Races.com.au exclusive betting preview for which can be found below. Due to jump at 3:35pm as Randwick Race 6 the…

Older Than Time Set for 2012 Sydney Cup Upset

Older Than Time Set for 2012 Sydney Cup Upset

Jockey Tommy Berry is hoping it will be second time lucky for Older Than Time in the Sydney Cup 2012 at Royal Randwick this Saturday, the five-year-old mare having run a brave second in the autumn classic 12 months ago. In a Sydney Cup marred by the fall of two horses including the favourite Hawk…

McEvoy to Ride Sydney Cup 2012 Betting Favourite Permit

McEvoy to Ride Sydney Cup 2012 Betting Favourite Permit

One of Australia’s leading jockeys Kerrin McEvoy has picked up the prized ride on Saturday’s 2012 Sydney Cup favourite Permit with the galloper’s most recent hoop Corey Brown serving suspension. Brown rode Chris Waller’s flying French import to victory in the Group 2 Chairman’s Quality (2600m) at Randwick when they defeated a field full of…

Permit Leads Latest Sydney Cup Odds 2012

Permit Leads Latest Sydney Cup Odds 2012

Chris Waller’s in form five-year-old Permit is the clear cut favourite to win the 2012 Sydney Cup at Royal Randwick on Saturday, the former French galloper topping the markets for the classic two mile showdown. A final field of 16 stayers are accepted to contest the $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) this year,…

Official 16-Horse Sydney Cup Field 2012

Official 16-Horse Sydney Cup Field 2012

The official 16-horse 2012 Sydney Cup field for this Saturday’s marquee event at Royal Randwick has been released with last year’s winning trainer Chris Waller back with three live wire chances including the defending champ Stand To Gain. Hawk Wing six-year-old Stand To Gain is back in Waller’s care after one failed run under Robert…

2012 Sydney Cup Odds Update – Permit New Favourite

2012 Sydney Cup Odds Update – Permit New Favourite

Saturday’s Chairman’s Quality Handicap winner Permit has shot to the top of the Sydney Cup 2012 odds for the end-of-month clash at Royal Randwick. The progressive import has been racing in Australia since April last year when Permit was prepared in Victoria by Michael Moroney. Under Moroney the Dansili gelding made an unremarkable impression failing…

Permit On Track for Sydney Cup – 2012 Chairman’s Quality Results

Permit On Track for Sydney Cup – 2012 Chairman’s Quality Results

In form British gelding Permit has continued his excellent Sydney Cup preparation with a win in the Group 2 $175,000  2012 Chairman’s Quality (2600m) at Sydney’s Royal Randwick Racecourse today. It is the second straight victory for the Chris Waller-trained five-year-old who showed a nice turn of foot to come down the outside at the…