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Boom Time on Trial for Sydney Cup 2017

Boom Time on Trial for Sydney Cup 2017

A Caulfield win on Saturday’s Easter Cup Day card could prompt the Lindsay Park stable to give Boom Time a run in the rescheduled 2017 Sydney Cup the following weekend at Royal Randwick. It was a disastrous scene last weekend in the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m), declared a no race after the fall and…

2017 Doomben Cup Bid for Chance To Dance

2017 Doomben Cup Bid for Chance To Dance

A trip to Queensland for a Doomben Cup 2017 run next month is on the cards with imported Chance To Dance this Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival before he eventually heads over to New Zealand. The gelding is now prepared by the Matamata-based Stephen Autridge & Jamie Richards after having previously been trained by Robert Hickmott…

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….

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…

Chairman’s Handicap 2017 Betting Odds & Tips

Chairman’s Handicap 2017 Betting Odds & Tips

One of the first features at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday in Sydney is the ATC Chairman’s Handicap 2017, betting tips and the latest odds on the Sydney Cup lead-up found below. Due to run as Randwick Race 3 at 1:20pm (AEDT) on Day 1 of ‘The Championships’, just nine stayers make up the field for…

Ranvet Stakes 2017 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Ranvet Stakes 2017 Form Guide & Betting Preview

A small field full of depth faces off at Rosehill on Saturday in the 2017 Ranvet Stakes, a comprehensive form guide analysis and betting preview for the weight-for-age showdown found below. Due to run as Race 4 at 2:05pm (AEDT) on the bumper Golden Slipper Stakes Day line-up, just eight runners are in the mix…

2017 Adelaide Cup Betting: Market Move on the Favourite

2017 Adelaide Cup Betting: Market Move on the Favourite

As the countdown to the Adelaide Cup 2017 heats up there has been a notable betting move on the Darren Weir-trained Master Of Arts to salute for the punters at Morphettville this afternoon. Of the bumper field of stayers engaged for this season’s edition of the $400,000 Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m), the best fancied…

2017 Ranvet Stakes Nominations Feature The United States

2017 Ranvet Stakes Nominations Feature The United States

Defending champion The United States is one of the key Ranvet Stakes 2017 nominations taken for the weight-for-age staying showdown on Golden Slipper Day in Sydney on Saturday. A bumper five elite level races including Winx running in the George Ryder Stakes headline the Sydney racing action on the weekend. Another key support act on…

2017 Adelaide Cup Tips & Odds Update

2017 Adelaide Cup Tips & Odds Update

Morphettville racing on Monday is dominated by the Adelaide Cup 2017 – betting tips and the latest odds on the two mile showdown found below. There are nineteen remaining stayers in this season’s $400,000 Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m), the handicap clash set to run as Morphettville Race 7 at 4:47pm (AEDT). Despite the poor…