News About: Lasqueti Spirit

Big Duke Best Backed in Sydney Cup Betting 2017

Big Duke Best Backed in Sydney Cup Betting 2017

21 Apr, 2017

Darren Weir’s in-form stayer Big Duke jumped favourite in the declared no-race a fortnight back and the punters have remained faithful getting behind the same horse in updated Sydney Cup betting for Saturday’s re-run.

Big Duke is clear favourite in Sydney Cup 2017 betting for the re-run at Royal Randwick on Saturday afternoon. Photo: Ultimate …

Wheeler Roughie To Defy Sydney Cup 2017 Odds

Wheeler Roughie To Defy Sydney Cup 2017 Odds

20 Apr, 2017

Hall of Fame trainer John Wheeler is hoping his proven two-miler Pentathlon can defy his roughie quote in 2017 Sydney Cup betting on Saturday’s re-run of the Royal Randwick feature.

Jockey Jason Collett (pictured aboard Lady Sniper) misses the ride on Pentathlon in the rescheduled 2017 Sydney Cup due to suspension. Photo: Steve Hart.

A …

Boss to Ride Big Duke in Sydney Cup 2017: Williams Loses Appeal

Boss to Ride Big Duke in Sydney Cup 2017: Williams Loses Appeal

19 Apr, 2017

Jockey Glen Boss gets the chance at a second Sydney Cup winning ride booked to replace Craig Williams aboard the favourite in Saturday’s re-run Big Duke.

Glen Boss (pictured) will replace the suspended Craig Williams on Big Duke in the Sydney Cup 2017 field on the weekend. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos/

Williams appealed his careless …

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.

After the …

Capacity Sydney Cup 2017 Field: Big Duke Draws 2

Capacity Sydney Cup 2017 Field: Big Duke Draws 2

19 Apr, 2017

Race favourite Big Duke has drawn barrier two in a capacity fourteen-starter 2017 Sydney Cup field for the rerun of the two mile classic at Royal Randwick this Saturday.

Big Duke jumps from barrier two in the new 2017 Sydney Cup field of fourteen stayers on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

Darren Weir’s in-form galloper was …

Polarisation cleared to run in 2017 Sydney Cup

Polarisation cleared to run in 2017 Sydney Cup

18 Apr, 2017

The Charlie Appleby trained stayer Polarisation has been cleared to run in the rescheduled Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Last Saturday’s Caulfield winner Boom Time, above, has been nominated for the rescheduled Sydney Cup at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Polarisation and stablemate Penglai Pavilion are two English …

Self Sense can run the distance in the Sydney Cup

Self Sense can run the distance in the Sydney Cup

18 Apr, 2017

Mornington trainer David Brideoake has no problem about outsider Self Sense running the distance of the rescheduled 3200m Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup at Randwick on Saturday.

Self Sense, above, is ready to run the 3200m of the Sydney Cup at Randwick. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Self Sense is one of the …

Polarisation needs vet’s clearance before 2017 Sydney Cup

Polarisation needs vet’s clearance before 2017 Sydney Cup

18 Apr, 2017

English stayer Polarisation will need a vet’s clearance before taking his place in the re-run of the Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Big Duke, above, is among the nominations for the re-running of the 2017 Sydney Cup at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Racing New South Wales Stewards released …

2017 Australian Oaks Results: Bonneval Wins

2017 Australian Oaks Results: Bonneval Wins

8 Apr, 2017

Bonneval stamped herself as the best staying filly in Australasia with a strong performance in the 2017 Australian Oaks at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Hugh Bowman was clearly delighted to take out the 2017 Australian Oaks on Bonneval. Photo by: Steve Hart

Early speed maps were thrown on their heads when Lasqueti Spirit was slow …

Bonneval favoured to win 2017 Australian Oaks

Bonneval favoured to win 2017 Australian Oaks

7 Apr, 2017

Tough Kiwi filly Bonneval is favoured to win her second Oaks crown when she takes on twelve other fillies in the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on day two of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Hugh Bowman, above, rides Kiwi filly Bonneval in the Australian Oaks at Randwick. Photo by …