News About WJ McKell Cup

WJ McKell Cup Winner Ecuador Earns Brisbane Cup Berth

WJ McKell Cup Winner Ecuador Earns Brisbane Cup Berth

Ecuador has led from start to finish to continue an impressive run of form through the Listed WJ McKell Cup (2400m) at Royal Randwick Racecourse this afternoon.

Ecuador led from start to finish in this afternoon’s Listed WJ McKell Cup at Randwick. Photo: Steve Hart

Plenty of hype surrounded the debut of classy import Raw Impulse in the WJ McKell ...

2016 Brisbane Cup Option Open For Iggi Pop

2016 Brisbane Cup Option Open For Iggi Pop

A trip to Queensland for next month’s Brisbane Cup 2016 could be on the cards for the in-form Iggi Pop if Peter Robl’s veteran puts his best foot forward in Sydney on Saturday.

Iggi Pop runs in Saturday’s 2016 WJ McKell Cup in Sydney ahead of a possible trip to Brisbane this winter. Photo: Daniel Costello.

The rising eight-year-old ...

Raw Impulse Leads 2016 WJ McKell Cup Field & Betting Odds

Raw Impulse Leads 2016 WJ McKell Cup Field & Betting Odds

The flying Darren Weir-trained stallion Raw Impulse is odds-on favourite to continue his winning streak in Sydney’s WJ McKell Cup 2016 at Randwick Racecourse this weekend.

In-form import Raw Impulse is the odds-on favourite in 2016 WJ McKell Cup betting at Rosehill this weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

A four-year-old son of Makfi, the gun import has won all ...

Royal Randwick Track Report & Scratchings – 23/05/2015

Royal Randwick Track Report & Scratchings – 23/05/2015

The Sydney racing scene this Saturday is headlined by a black type meeting at Royal Randwick Racecourse where the 2015 WJ McKell Cup will take centre stage at the rain-affected course.

Major Major leads the 2015 WJ McKell Cup betting markets for the feature race at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Photo: Steve Hart.

It is a cool day in Sydney ...

2015 WJ McKell Cup Betting Odds: Top Three Hard to Split

2015 WJ McKell Cup Betting Odds: Top Three Hard to Split

The bookmakers are having a hard time separating the top three fancies for the feature race in Sydney this weekend with a trio of gallopers fighting for top spot in the WJ McKell Cup 2015 betting markets at Royal Randwick.

Major Major is second pick to win the 2015 WJ McKell Cup at Randwick in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: ...

2015 WJ McKell Cup Nominations

2015 WJ McKell Cup Nominations

This weekend in Sydney the major race on the Royal Randwick card is the WJ McKell Cup 2015 where a host of smart stayers are nominated to face off in the mile and a half showdown.

Bagman is the highest rated 2015 WJ McKell Cup nominee for Randwick on Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Nominations for this year’s $100,000 ...

2014 Melbourne Cup Dream for WJ McKell Winner La Amistad

2014 Melbourne Cup Dream for WJ McKell Winner La Amistad

Dreams of emulating their older three-quarter sister Makybe Diva with a Melbourne Cup win were ignited over the weekend when the Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained La Amistad won the $100,000 Listed WJ McKell Cup (2400m).

La Amistad could be 2014 Melbourne Cup bound after her WJ McKell Cup win in Sydney. Photo: Steve Hart.

Blue pedigree mare La ...

La Amistad Leads WJ McKell Cup 2014 Betting

La Amistad Leads WJ McKell Cup 2014 Betting

A three-quarter sister to racing royalty Makybe Diva, the Team Hawkes-trained La Amistad has opened favourite for her first stakes assignment of the season in Saturday’s 2014 WJ McKell Cup at Randwick Racecourse.

Destiny's Kiss is second pick for the 2014 WJ McKell Cup in Sydney on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Redoute’s Choice mare La Amistad is only ...

2014 WJ McKell Cup Field – Zephyron Dual Acceptor

2014 WJ McKell Cup Field – Zephyron Dual Acceptor

This Saturday the headline Sydney showdown is the WJ McKell Cup 2014 a race the Hawkes-trained Zephyron has been accepted for along with a Brisbane Black Type as well.

Zephyron is a dual acceptor across two states for this Saturday. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

The Zabeel five-year-old is one of 14 gallopers making up the final field for this ...

McKell Cup Assignment for Makybe Diva Sister La Amistad

McKell Cup Assignment for Makybe Diva Sister La Amistad

A three-quarter sister to triple Melbourne Cup winner Makybe Diva, La Amistad races in Black Type company for just the second time this Saturday in the 2014 WJ McKell Cup.

James McDonald (pictured here with trainer Murray Baker) rides La Amistad in Saturday's WJ McKell Cup 2014. Photo: Steve Hart.

The four-year-old daughter of Redoute’s Choice out of Riverman ...