Sydney Cup Results 2014 – The Offer wins Group 1

April 19th, 2014
The Offer wins in the 2014 Group 1 Sydney Cup

The Offer wins in the 2014 Group 1 Sydney Cup. Photo: Steve Hart

In form Montjeu gelding The Offerhas justified his favouritism to win the Group 1 Sydney Cup for 2014 on Day 2 of The Championships at Randwick.

The Offer produced a superb turn of foot down the straight in the 3200m race to win from Opinion while Sertorius held on for third from Brigantin in fourth.

Jockey Tommy Berry and trainer Gai Waterhouse claimed their second Group 1 win of the day, after saluting on Diamond Drille in the Queen Of The Turf Stakes earlier.

After today’s impressive performance The Offer has moved to the top of betting for the 2014 Melbourne Cup.

2014 Sydney Cup Winner & Full Results

Finish No. Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Bar. Weight Starting Price
1 4 THE OFFER (IRE) Gai Waterhouse Tommy Berry 8 55kg $3.30F
2 10 OPINION (IRE) Chris Waller Jason Collett 3.8L 14 54kg $26
3 2 SERTORIUS Jamie Edwards & Bruce Elkington Ryan Maloney 5.3L 3 56kg $8.50
4 5 BRIGANTIN (USA) Chris Waller Craig Newitt 5.6L 6 54.5kg $9
5 6 EPINGLE (NZ) Michael Kent Craig Williams 6.6L 12 54kg $20
6 7 TUPAC AMARU Peter Snowden Kerrin McEvoy 8.2L 9 54kg $9
7 9 LET’S MAKE ADEAL Nigel Blackiston Zac Purton 8.5L 7 54kg $26
8 13 DESERT JEUNEY Nigel Blackiston Brenton Avdulla 9L 1 54kg $51
9 3 WHO SHOT THEBARMAN (NZ) Mark Oulaghan James McDonald 12.5L 11 56kg $5.50
10 15 ANGOLA Pat Carey Jay Ford 13.2L 2 54kg $101
11 12 TREMEC (NZ) John P Thompson Christian Reith 13.5L 17 54kg $26
12 1 VOLEUSE DE COEURS (IRE) Michael Moroney Glen Boss 14.5L 16 58kg $9
13 16 LIKE A CAROUSEL Ken Keys Hugh Bowman 22.3L 15 54kg $151
14 17 FIFTH COLUMN Gerard Betros Ms Kathy O’Hara 25.9L 5 54kg $201
15 11 HIPPOPUS (NZ) Gai Waterhouse Jim Cassidy 28L 4 54kg $17
16 8 GONDOKORO (NZ) Pat Carey Rhys McLeod 28.4L 10 54kg $101
17 14 MACEDONIAN (NZ) Peter G Moody Chad Schofield 34.3L 13 54kg $61