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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.

The …

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. …

New rider needed for Annus Mirabilis in 2017 Sydney Cup

New rider needed for Annus Mirabilis in 2017 Sydney Cup

18 Apr, 2017

Caulfield trainer Stuart Webb is on the lookout for a new rider for his stayer Annus Mirabilis in the rescheduled Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Annus Mirabilis, above, is set to take hiss place in the rescheduled Sydney Cup at Randwick. Photo by Jenny Barnes.

Katelyn Mallyon took the …

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 …

Williams appeals to keep the ride on Big Duke In 2017 Sydney Cup

Williams appeals to keep the ride on Big Duke In 2017 Sydney Cup

18 Apr, 2017

Suspended jockey Craig Williams has lodged an appeal in an attempt to keep the ride on the pre-race favourite Big Duke in the rescheduled Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Craig Williams combines with Sydney Cup favourite Big Duke above, to win the Chairman’s Handicap at Randwick. Photo by Steve …

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 …

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 …

Big Duke will take his place in re-scheduled 2017 Sydney Cup

Big Duke will take his place in re-scheduled 2017 Sydney Cup

11 Apr, 2017

The Darren Weir trained stayer Big Duke is set to take his place in the re-scheduled Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) which will now be run on April 22 at Randwick.

Big Duke, above, is set to take his place in the re-scheduled Sydney Cup at Randwick. Photo by Steve Hart.

Big Duke …

2017 Sydney Cup re-run to be decided today

2017 Sydney Cup re-run to be decided today

10 Apr, 2017

A decision if and when the Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) will be run will made today by Racing officials at the Australian Turf Club after the feature two miler was declared a no-race at Randwick last Saturday.

Who Shot Thebarmna, above, escaped injury when he fell in the Sydney Cup that was …