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2017 Sydney Cup Weights & Ballot Led By Almandin

2017 Sydney Cup Weights & Ballot Led By Almandin

The reigning Melbourne Cup winning German import Almandin has been allocated the 58kg top weight for the Sydney Cup 2017 this autumn racing carnival.

Melbourne Cup winner Almandin heads the 2017 Sydney Cup weights this autumn with 58kg. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Handicaps for both the $3 million Group 1 Doncaster Mile (1600m) on April 1 and the $2 million ...

2017 Sydney Cup Considered for Northwest Passage

2017 Sydney Cup Considered for Northwest Passage

The progressive Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott-trained Northwest Passage could be given the chance to be the first three-year winner in nearly 20 years to take out the Sydney Cup 2017 this autumn.

Katelyn Mallyon rides young 2017 Sydney Cup nominee Northwest Passage in the Torney Cup at Moonee Valley on Friday night. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

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Japanese Feature in 2017 Sydney Cup Nominations

Japanese Feature in 2017 Sydney Cup Nominations

The Sydney Cup 2017 nominations for the April 8 classic during this season’s The Championships are now out and the Japanese raiders are out in force.

Reigning champion Gallante is among the 2017 Sydney Cup nominations this autumn. Photo: Steve Hart.

Early entries for the 10 Royal Randwick feature races held on April 1 and 8 for The Championships this ...

2017 Sydney Cup Target for Tavago

2017 Sydney Cup Target for Tavago

Co-trainer Trent Busuttin confirmed the Sydney Cup 2017 during next April’s The Championships in Sydney was a likely autumn target for the stable’s ATC Derby winner Tavago.

ATC Derby winner Tavago will be aimed at the 2017 Sydney Cup during next autumn’s The Championships. Photo: Steve Hart.

Kiwi duo Busuttin and Natalie Young are now based at Cranbourne in ...

2016 Sydney Cup Results: Gallante Beats Libran

2016 Sydney Cup Results: Gallante Beats Libran

Goliath owner Lloyd Williams spoilt the Chris Waller show in the Sydney Cup 2016 scoring an upset win over the favourite Libran with the Robert Hickmott-trained import Gallante at Randwick Racecourse.

Gallante upset Chris Waller’s trio of stayers to win the 2016 Sydney Cup on Queen Elizabeth Stakes Day at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

Waller ran the quinella ...

2016 Sydney Cup Odds Update

2016 Sydney Cup Odds Update

With no scratchings from the original 11 stayers in the Sydney Cup 2016 field at Royal Randwick this afternoon on Day 2 of ‘The Championships’, Chris Waller’s dynamite trio continue to dominate the betting for the two mile classic.

Chairman’s Handicap winner Libran is the current 2016 Sydney Cup betting favourite for last year’s winning trainer Chris ...

2016 Sydney Cup Tips and Betting Preview

2016 Sydney Cup Tips and Betting Preview

Eleven stayers will line up for the 2016 Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) on Day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick this weekend; figuring as a particularly interesting race from a betting standpoint offering plenty of value to punters.

Almoonqith is the Races.com.au tip to win Saturday’s Group 1 Sydney Cup at Royal Randwick. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

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2016 Sydney Cup Form Guide & Preview

2016 Sydney Cup Form Guide & Preview

The premier staying race of the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival takes place at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday and below is the full Sydney Cup 2016 form guide and betting preview.

Chris Waller saddles-up the best three in 2016 Sydney Cup betting at Randwick over the two miles on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

Due to run as Randwick Race 7 at ...

Libran Leads Sydney Cup 2016 Betting

Libran Leads Sydney Cup 2016 Betting

The order of Chris Waller’s three staying stablemates in 2016 Sydney Cup betting on Saturday has shifted with Libran now the top fancy of the field to take out the 3200m classic at Royal Randwick.

Last weekend’s Chairman’s Handicap winner Libran is top fancy in 2016 Sydney Cup betting for Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

One of four majors ...

2016 Sydney Cup Barrier Draw: Almoonqith in 10

2016 Sydney Cup Barrier Draw: Almoonqith in 10

The horse rated most likely to defeat the dominant Chris Waller-trained trio in Saturday’s Sydney Cup 2016, Almoonqith is drawn the second outside barrier for the two mile classic at Royal Randwick on Day 2 of ‘The Championships’.

Almoonqith is the most likely to stop Chris Waller’s 2016 Sydney Cup trio at Randwick over the two ...