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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. …

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 …

Boom Time for Parish in Sydney Cup 2017

Boom Time for Parish in Sydney Cup 2017

21 Apr, 2017

Jockey Corey Parish is excited about his maiden Sydney Cup ride this weekend taking advantage of the re-run aboard new edition to the field Boom Time for the Lindsay Park stable.

Boom Time in the 2017 Sydney Cup is jockey Corey Parish’s first Randwick ride on Saturday. Photo: Ultimate Racing Photos.

Three horses that didn’t …

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 …

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 …

Kiwi Takes Second Chance in 2017 Sydney Cup

Kiwi Takes Second Chance in 2017 Sydney Cup

20 Apr, 2017

Co-trainer Stephen Autridge said running their New Zealand-bound stayer Chance To Dance in the Sydney Cup 2017 for a second time was not ideal, but that the lucrative prize money was too good to ignore.

Chance To Dance (inside) takes place in the Sydney Cup 2017 re-run this weekend after crossing seconded in the voided …

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 …

Silent Sedition Leads 2017 Queen Of The Turf Stakes Field

Silent Sedition Leads 2017 Queen Of The Turf Stakes Field

4 Apr, 2017

Super consistent Victorian mare Silent Sedition will be out to continue her successful raid in Sydney on Saturday heading a class Queen Of The Turf Stakes 2017 field in the last on Day 2 of ‘The Championships’.

Silent Sedition is favourite to post back-to-back Group 1 wins in Saturday’s Queen Of The Turf Stakes at …