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2016 The Metropolitan Results: Sir John Hawkwood Wins Second-Up

2016 The Metropolitan Results: Sir John Hawkwood Wins Second-Up

Jockey Blake Spriggs enjoyed his maiden Group 1 winning ride on Epsom Handicap Day at Royal Randwick with John Thompson’s recent stable acquisition Sir John Hawkwood taking out The Metropolitan 2016 second-up.

Sir John Hawkwood enjoyed a maiden Group 1 win as an eight-year-old second-up in the 2016 The Metropolitan at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart.

An eight-year-old son of ...

The Metropolitan 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

The Metropolitan 2016 Betting Tips & Odds Update

A 13-horse field of stayers is set to face off at Randwick Racecourse this weekend in the 2016 The Metropolitan, betting tips and the updated odds on the Epsom Handicap Day clash found below.

Who Shot Thebarman is a top three chance in Saturday’s The Metropolitan 2016 at Randwick over the mile and a half. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

2016 The Metropolitan Form Guide & Betting Preview

2016 The Metropolitan Form Guide & Betting Preview

The staying showdown on the Epsom Handicap Day card in Sydney on Saturday is The Metropolitan 2016, a full form guide analysis and betting preview for the Royal Randwick handicap detailed below.

Magic Hurricane defends his title in the 2016 The Metropolitan Handicap in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

A field of 13 hopefuls is set to face ...

Antonio Giuseppe Heads The Metropolitan 2016 Odds

Antonio Giuseppe Heads The Metropolitan 2016 Odds

Chris Waller’s Kiwi import Antonio Giuseppe headlines the 2016 The Metropolitan odds for the staying clash in Sydney on Saturday despite stepping up to stakes company for the first time at Royal Randwick.

Antonio Giuesppe is early favourite to win the 2016 The Metropolitan on Saturday despite making his Group debut in the classic at Randwick. Photo: Steve ...

2016 The Metropolitan Field: Six for Waller

2016 The Metropolitan Field: Six for Waller

Sydney’s premier horseman Chris Waller dominates Saturday’s The Metropolitan 2016 field at Royal Randwick saddling-up six of the 13 final acceptors for the Epsom Handicap Day showdown.

Who Shot Thebarman is the 57kg top weight in the 2016 The Metropolitan field for Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

The second elite level on the program as the Sydney Spring ...

Sacred Master Leads All-In 2016 The Metropolitan Betting

Sacred Master Leads All-In 2016 The Metropolitan Betting

Pre-field odds for The Metropolitan 2016 at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday in Sydney are currently led by the Chris Waller-trained lightweight Sacred Master.

Last weekend’s Rosehill winner Antonio Giuseppe is being kept safe in all-in 2016 The Metropolitan betting for a Randwick run this Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Of the 26 stayers nominated for this year’s edition ...

Spring Cup Hope Almandin Wins 2016 Harry White Classic

Spring Cup Hope Almandin Wins 2016 Harry White Classic

Team Williams and trainer Robert Hickmott could have uncovered another livewire Spring Cups hope in Almandin after a gutsy Harry White Classic 2016 win over the mile and a half at Caulfield by the German import.

Almandin could be 2016 Melbourne Cup bound after winning the Harry White Classic to break his maiden status in Australia. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos....

2016 Colin Stephen Winner Allergic Considered for Metropolitan

2016 Colin Stephen Winner Allergic Considered for Metropolitan

The Metropolitan next Saturday, October 1, could be on the cards for the John O’Shea-trained Colin Stephen Quality 2016 winner Allergic if there’s give in the ground according to jockey James McDonald.

A seven day back-up into the 2016 The Metropolitan could be on the cards for Colin Stephen Quality winner Allergic. Photo: Steve Hart.

McDonald was pleased ...

Hartnell Included In The Metropolitan Nominations

Hartnell Included In The Metropolitan Nominations

The 2016 The Metropolitan nominations have been released and the in-form Hartnell has been included in the initial entries for the Group 1 event that will be held at Royal Randwick on October 1.

Hartnell remains a chance of being the star attraction in the 2016 The Metropolitan. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hartnell failed to fire during the 2015 Spring ...

Hartnell cements spot at top of Caulfield Cup betting

Hartnell cements spot at top of Caulfield Cup betting

Hartnell’s brilliant win in the Group 2 $200,000 Ascend Sales Trophies Hill Stakes (2000m) at Randwick last Saturday has cemented his spot at the top of the 2016 Caulfield Cup betting.

Hartnell, above, is the ruling favourite for the Caulfield Cup. Photo by Steve Hart.

The John O’Shea trained Hartnell is now the $8 favourite at Ladbrokes.com.au for the ...