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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 …

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 …

So Si Bon After Atoning Australian Derby Result

So Si Bon After Atoning Australian Derby Result

27 Mar, 2017

Trainer Robbie Laing is hoping his smart colt So Si Bon has what it takes to turn the tables on the two gallopers that beat him home last start when facing off in a rematch at Royal Randwick in the Australian Derby.

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy rides So Si Bon in the 2017 Australian Derby field …

Rock Magic Backs Up in TJ Smith Stakes Field

Rock Magic Backs Up in TJ Smith Stakes Field

27 Mar, 2017

Ascot horseman Chris Gangemi has confirmed plans to accept for Rock Magic into Saturday’s TJ Smith Stakes field at Royal Randwick after the galloper’s fourth on Friday night in the William Reid Stakes.

Black Caviar in 2013 was the last TJ Smith Stakes winner to back-up from a William Reid Stakes run at Moonee Valley. …