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New Sydney Cup 2017 Field & Odds Released

New Sydney Cup 2017 Field & Odds Released
April 19th, 2017

Eleven of the original horses in the 2017 Sydney Cup field are back for the re-run this weekend at Royal Randwick including the returning favourite Big Duke. Things went badly amiss in the first running of the $2 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) on April 8 when a…

2017 Sydney Cup Field & Barriers: Big Duke in 5

2017 Sydney Cup Field & Barriers: Big Duke in 5
April 4th, 2017

A final field of fourteen stayers has been announced for the Sydney Cup 2017 at Royal Randwick this Saturday in Sydney with Big Duke red hot favourite on the nice 52kg light weight. Day 2 of ‘The Championships’ is headlined by Winx in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes field, but there’s…

2016 Sydney Cup Field and Barrier Draw

2016 Sydney Cup Field and Barrier Draw
April 6th, 2016

A final field and eleven and barrier draw for Saturday’s featured 2016 Sydney Cup (3200m) has been completed and released; highlighted by the inclusion of some of the Autumn Carnival’s standout stayers. Libran has returned to racing in particularly slick form this time and will leave from the ideal barrier…

2015 Sydney Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

2015 Sydney Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw
April 8th, 2015

Just 12 stayers have been included in the final field for Saturday’s Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) at Royal Randwick, highlighted by the inclusion of several previous winners at the highest level of Australian and International racing. Melbourne Cup hero Protectionist is yet to find peak condition this time in,…

2014 Sydney Cup Barrier Draw

2014 Sydney Cup Barrier Draw
April 15th, 2014

The Barrier Draw for the 2014 Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) has been completed, tossing up several interesting gates to leading chances for the race on day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick this weekend. Having returned to the track in scintillating form this time in, The Offer will…

2014 Sydney Cup Final Field

2014 Sydney Cup Final Field
April 15th, 2014

A less-than capacity field of 17 has been confirmed to line up for this weekend’s major Sydney Cup (3200m); one of four Group 1 to be contested on day 2 of the inaugural The Championships at Royal Randwick. Securing two consecutive victories in the lead up to week 2 of…

Tremec Scratched From 2013 Sydney Cup Field

Tremec Scratched From 2013 Sydney Cup Field
April 27th, 2013

Tremec has been scratched from the Group 1 Sydney Cupfield at Royal Randwick today April 27, 2013. The four-year-old was on the third line of betting for the $500,000 race prior to his scratching, after winning his two past race starts this autumn carnival. His first win came in the…

Sydney Cup 2013 Final Field & Barrier Draw

Sydney Cup 2013 Final Field & Barrier Draw
April 24th, 2013

The marquee race at Randwick Racecourse this Saturday is the 2013 Sydney Cup, the classic staying showdown attracting a final field of 11 gallopers. Due to jump at 3:35pm (AEST) as Randwick Race 6 this year’s $500,000 Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3220m) is shaping up as an intriguing clash…

Sydney Cup 2012 – Final Field & Barrier Draw

Sydney Cup 2012 – Final Field & Barrier Draw
April 24th, 2012

The final field and barrier draw has been released for the Group 1 Sydney Cup, which is due to run at Royal Randwick Racecourse this Saturday April 28, 2012. 16 horses have accepted for the 2012 Sydney Cup, including Efficient. Efficient was scratched from the Chairman’s Quality last weekend after…

2011 Sydney Cup Final Field

2011 Sydney Cup Final Field
April 20th, 2011

As expected the overseas invaders were rife throughout the 2011 Sydney Cup field with 11 of the 17 acceptors having origins outside of Australia. Ireland and New Zealand are the best represented with four apiece while the UK has two and France one. They are some of the best chances…