News About Sydney Cup Field

New 2017 Sydney Cup Field of 14 Confirmed

New 2017 Sydney Cup Field of 14 Confirmed

The rescheduled Sydney Cup 2017 field has been confirmed with a capacity fourteen starters plus two emergencies accepted for the two mile classic at Royal Randwick. There are three new gallopers guaranteed a run in the $2 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) on Saturday that did not take part in the abandoned first…

2017 Sydney Cup Field: Big Duke Short-Priced Favourite

2017 Sydney Cup Field: Big Duke Short-Priced Favourite

The Darren Weir trained Big Duke is the short priced favourite to win the Group 1 $2m Schweppes 2017 Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on the second day of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday. Big Duke has drawn barrier five in the fourteen horse Sydney Cup field and is chasing his fourth win on the trot with…

Who Shot Thebarman Heads 2016 Sydney Cup Field

Who Shot Thebarman Heads 2016 Sydney Cup Field

Chris Waller trained the quinella last autumn and is back for more success in the Sydney Cup 2016 on Saturday, his trio of hopefuls led by last year’s runner-up Who Shot Thebarman. The two mile handicap classic is set to run as Royal Randwick Race 7 at 3:15pm (AEDT) on Day 2 of ‘The Championships’,…

2014 Sydney Cup Barrier Draw

2014 Sydney Cup Barrier Draw

Imported Irish stayer Voleuse De Coeurs was the big loser of the 2014 Sydney Cup barrier draw; with the talented mare set to jump from barrier 16 in the Group 1 event at Royal Randwick on Saturday. Voleuse De Coeurs will carry the top-weight of 58 kilograms in the Sydney Cup and trainer Mike Moroney believes…

The Offer Leads Sydney Cup Field 2014

The Offer Leads Sydney Cup Field 2014

Gai Waterhouse’s progressive Irish import The Offer is the headline acceptor for the 2014 Sydney Cup at Royal Randwick this Saturday. The sole two mile feature still held at Randwick, this year’s $1 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) has attracted a below capacity 17 starter field, the favourite of which is in-form Montjeu…