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2015 Sydney Cup First Acceptances Feature Hartnell

2015 Sydney Cup First Acceptances Feature Hartnell
March 10th, 2015

First acceptances for the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) closed on Monday afternoon, with 44 of the initial 91 nominated horses remaining in contention for the $1.6 million race. Unsurprisingly, Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m) winner Protectionist headlines the field with a top weight of 58kg. It was a…

Sydney Cup Results 2014 – The Offer wins Group 1

Sydney Cup Results 2014 – The Offer wins Group 1
April 19th, 2014

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…

2014 Sydney Cup Odds Update

2014 Sydney Cup Odds Update
April 18th, 2014

This Easter Saturday in Sydney a star-studded field of 17 stayers will face off in the Sydney Cup 2014 field, The Offer the firming favourite. Running as Royal Randwick Race 7 at 3:45pm (AEST), this year’s $1 million Group 1 Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) is shaping up as a stellar…

2014 Sydney Cup Betting Preview and Tips

2014 Sydney Cup Betting Preview and Tips
April 17th, 2014

A talented field of 17 has been confirmed to line up for the major Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) on day 2 of The Championships at Royal Randwick Racecourse this weekend, offering punters several key opportunities to place a winning bet. Having returned to the track in near-career best form…

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…

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…

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…

Nominations & Weights – 2011 Sydney Cup

Nominations & Weights – 2011 Sydney Cup
March 23rd, 2011

The 2011 Sydney Cup is exactly a month away and there are still 85 nominations listed for the Group 1 event worth half a million dollars. The Sydney Cup is still run over the full 3200m distance making it one of the favourites with punters and giving a sneak peak…