News About Sydney Cup Day

2015 Percy Sykes Stakes Nominations Feature Top 2YOs

2015 Percy Sykes Stakes Nominations Feature Top 2YOs

An exciting line-up of some of the season’s most promising two-year-olds are nominated for the Percy Sykes Stakes 2015, the juveniles’ feature to run on Day 2 of Sydney’s The Championships in April. Over 1000 early entries were taken by the Australian Turf Club (ATC) on Monday for 10 of the top Sydney Racing Carnival…

2015 Arrowfield 3YO Sprint Nominations – The Championships

2015 Arrowfield 3YO Sprint Nominations – The Championships

Nominations for 10 of the major races held over the two-day The Championships during the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival were released this week including 116 entries for the Arrowfield 3YO Sprint 2015. Early entries flooded in for the season’s premier races with over 1000 nominations in total. Officially 1221 nominations were taken for the 10…

2015 Australian Oaks Nominations Feature First Seal

2015 Australian Oaks Nominations Feature First Seal

John Thompson’s classy Flight Stakes winning filly First Seal is the early favourite of the 120 three-year-old fillies nominated for the Australian Oaks 2015 this Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival. Racing NSW took nominations for all eight of the Group 1 The Championship races for the season including those for the quartet of majors held at…

2015 Sydney Cup Nominations Include Who Shot Thebarman

2015 Sydney Cup Nominations Include Who Shot Thebarman

Chris Waller’s proven two miler Who Shot Thebarman is one of the headline nominations taken by Racing NSW for the Sydney Cup 2015 today. Early entries for all eight Group 1 majors held over the opening two Saturday in April for the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival’s The Championships closed this afternoon, including those for the…

Crown Oaks Winner Set for Australian Oaks 2015

Crown Oaks Winner Set for Australian Oaks 2015

Upcoming Caulfield-based horseman Ciaron Maher is gearing up his team for the Melbourne and Sydney Autumn Racing Carnivals, confirming this week plans for his Crown Oaks winner Set Square to contest the 2014 Australian Oaks at Randwick in April. The three-year-old daughter of Reset has won three of her four career starts to date, most…

2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Day Scratchings And Track Report

2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Day Scratchings And Track Report

The second day of The Championships is upon us and thankfully there is plenty of blue sky in Sydney ahead of the running of both the 2014 Sydney Cup (3200m) and the 2014 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) at Royal Randwick this afternoon. The Royal Randwick surface is now rated in the slow range and should give…

Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2014 Tips & Selections

Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2014 Tips & Selections

It may be Sydney Cup Day at Royal Randwick on Easter Saturday, but the race that threatens to steal the show is the Queen Elizabeth Stakes 2014 – betting tips for which can be found right here. With a prize money boost up to a juicy $4 million, this year’s Group 1 Longines Queen ElizabethStakes…

2014 Sydney Cup Betting Tips

2014 Sydney Cup Betting Tips

This Easter Saturday the racing action around the country is top class including the Sydney Cup 2014 at Royal Randwick, the Races.com.au team’s insider betting tips and selections for which are detailed below. There are 17 top stayers set to face off in this year’s $1 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m), the two…

Australian Oaks 2014 Form Guide & Betting Preview

Australian Oaks 2014 Form Guide & Betting Preview

A talented line-up of 15 staying fillies are engaged to face off in this Saturday’s 2014 Australian Oaks field running as one of four Group 1 features on Royal Randwick’s Sydney Cup Day program. Due to jump at 3:05pm (AEST) as Race 6, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Seven News Australian Oaks (2400m) is…

Queen Of The Turf Stakes 2014 Form & Betting Guide

Queen Of The Turf Stakes 2014 Form & Betting Guide

The first of four Group 1 races on the Sydney Cup Day program at Randwick this Saturday, the 2014 Queen Of The Turf Stakes is shaping up as a top showdown by some of the season’s best female gallopers. Kicking off the elite level racing action, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Cellarbrations Queen Of…