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WJ McKell Cup 2017 Field & Odds: Allergic v Broadside

WJ McKell Cup 2017 Field & Odds: Allergic v Broadside

The feature race in Sydney on Saturday is the 2017 WJ McKell Cup at Royal Randwick and betting on the staying clash is a two horse battle between Allergic and Broadside. Stealing the show as Randwick Race 7 at 3:00pm (AEST), the field for this year’s $150,000 Listed WJ McKell Cup (2400m) is down to…

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. Plenty of hype surrounded the debut of classy import Raw Impulse in the WJ McKell Cup this afternoon, leaving horses like Ecuador the Havana Cooler to drift in…

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. The rising eight-year-old son of Savabeel is engaged to run at Randwick Racecourse in the $100,000 Listed W.J. McKell Cup (2400m). Drawn…

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. A four-year-old son of Makfi, the gun import has won all three of his starts for Weir in Melbourne this time in including a last start victory by nearly…

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. It is a cool day in Sydney trackside at Randwick today with a top of only 18 degrees and a partly cloudy day on…

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. Due to run as Race 6 at 3:05pm (AEST) this Saturday, the $100,000 Listed Sydney…

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. Nominations for this year’s $100,000 Listed WJ McKell Cup (2400m) are extended until 11:00am on Tuesday morning but drew…

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). Blue pedigree mare La Amistad broke through at stakes level at Royal Randwick on Saturday, the four-year-old daughter of…

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. Redoute’s Choice mare La Amistad is only lightly raced with 10 starts to date, four of which she has won, with number…

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. The Zabeel five-year-old is one of 14 gallopers making up the final field for this year’s $100,000 Listed WJ McKell Cup (2400m) at Randwick Racecourse. Whether…