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2017 Melbourne Cup Likely for Polarisation

2017 Melbourne Cup Likely for Polarisation

24 Apr, 2017

After effectively winning the Sydney Cup “twice”, Charlie Appleby’s English raider Polarisation is likely to return down under in the spring for a shot at the iconic Melbourne Cup 2017.

Stablemate of Sydney Cup winner Polarisation, Francis Of Assisi (pictured at Flemington) is favourite for the 2017 Melbourne Cup this spring. Photo: Steve Hart.

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Polarisation Wins Sydney Cup 2017 Re-Run

Polarisation Wins Sydney Cup 2017 Re-Run

24 Apr, 2017

The Godolphin raider Polarisation and hoop Corey Brown were first past the post in the no-race a fortnight back and finished on top again taking out the 2017 Sydney Cup re-run over the weekend.

English raider Polarisation took out the second running of the 2017 Sydney Cup with a gutsy late effort at Royal Randwick. …

O’Shea Optimistic With 2017 Sydney Cup Hope Tally

O’Shea Optimistic With 2017 Sydney Cup Hope Tally

20 Apr, 2017

The bookies may fancy the two internationally-trained Godolphin raiders in the Sydney Cup 2017 re-run this weekend, but the operation’s Australian head trainer John O’Shea believes local hope Tally poses a massive threat.

Tally is a huge Sydney Cup hope over two miles at Randwick on Saturday according to Godolphin trainer John O’Shea. Photo: Ultimate …

Winkers on Penglai Pavilion in 2017 Sydney Cup Rerun

Winkers on Penglai Pavilion in 2017 Sydney Cup Rerun

19 Apr, 2017

Third past the post to his stablemate Polarisation in the abandoned Sydney Cup a fortnight back, Charlie Appleby’s English raider Penglai Pavilion will don winkers in the rerun on Saturday.

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy retains the ride on Penglai Pavilion who dons winkers in the Sydney Cup 2017 rerun on Saturday. Photo: Daniel Costello.

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Penglai Pavilion and Polarisation in the mix for Sydney Cup re-run

Penglai Pavilion and Polarisation in the mix for Sydney Cup re-run

11 Apr, 2017

English visitors Pengali Pavilion and Polarisation are still in the mix to compete in the re-running of the Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) on April 22 at Randwick.

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy, above, rode Penglai Pavilion in the Sydney Cup no-race at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

The Sydney Cup was abandoned mid race …

Godolphin pair to go forward in Sydney Cup

Godolphin pair to go forward in Sydney Cup

4 Apr, 2017

Jockeys Kerrin McEvoy and Corey Brown will be instructed to take up forward positions on Godophin’s visiting stayers Penglai Pavilion and Polarisation in the Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on the second day of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy, above, rides English stayer Penglai Pavilion in the Sydney Cup …

Polarisation looking to secure Sydney Cup start with Chairman’s Handicap win

Polarisation looking to secure Sydney Cup start with Chairman’s Handicap win

29 Mar, 2017

English stayer Polarisation can secure a place in the Sydney Cup field with a win in the Group 2 $300,000 Schweppes Chairman’s Handicap (2600m) at Randwick on day one of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy, above, will ride English stayer Polarisation in the Chairman’s Handicap at Randwick. Photo by Daniel Costello.

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Self Sense chasing home town victory in Mornington Cup

Self Sense chasing home town victory in Mornington Cup

23 Mar, 2017

Six year old stayer Self Sense will be chasing a home town victory when he steps out in the Listed $300,000 Ladbrokes Mornington Cup (2400m) at Mornington on Saturday.

Self Sense, above, is one of the outsiders of the Ladbrokes Mornington Cup at Mornington. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Self Sense is trained on …

The Gold Trail Ready for Mornington Cup

The Gold Trail Ready for Mornington Cup

21 Mar, 2017

The Gold Trail will make his Australian debut in the Listed Mornington Cup (2400m), with a view towards claiming ballot-free entry into the 2017 Caulfield Cup which is allotted to the winner of the feature race.

Charlie Appleby experienced plenty of success in spring with horses like Qewy (pictured). Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos

The Gold …

Appleby hoping to emulate Spring Success in the Autumn

Appleby hoping to emulate Spring Success in the Autumn

24 Nov, 2016

Godolphin’s English trainer Charlie Appleby is hoping to emulate his Spring Carnival success when he returns to Australia for the rich 2017 Sydney and Melbourne Autumn Carnivals.

Qewy, above, was one of five winners for trainer Charlie Appleby during the 2016 Melbourne Spring Carnival. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Appleby has indicated that none of …