-->

Waller’s last word on his 3 Sydney Cup runners

Deposit $100
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $50 bet with

$200*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $25
to get

$75*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Deposit $250
to get

$250*

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Premiership trainer Chris Waller has positive thoughts for his three runners, Who Shot Thebarman, Libran and Kinema, in the Group 1 $2m Schweppes Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on day two of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Who Shot Thebarman, above, is one of three runners trainer Chris Waller will saddle up in the Sydney Cup at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Who Shot Thebarman, above, is one of three runners trainer Chris Waller will saddle up in the Sydney Cup at Randwick. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Waller is giving veteran stayer Who Shot Thebarman a great chance of finishing in the first three at his fourth run in the feature two miler of the Sydney Autumn Carnival with his best result being a second to stablemate Grand Marshal in 2015.

The proven two miler still has a zest for racing according to Waller who was happy with his last start fourth to Jameka in the Group 1 $1.5m The BMW (2400m) at Rosehill on March 25.

“He is still in the prime of his life, he loves two miles, doesn’t mind a bit of give in the track,” Waller said.

“His run in the BMW was excellent, he has drawn well and will be ridden closer from a good draw. He will be in the first three.”

Who Shot Thebarman will carry the top weight of 57kg and will jump from barrier four in the fourteen horse Sydney Cup field with Blake Shinn taking over from Tim Clark.

Clark has been given the task to ride Kinema, replacing Zac Purton who rode the six year old English import last start when fifth on a heavy track to Sydney Cup favourite Big Duke in the Group 2 $300,000 Schweppes Chairman’s Handicap (2600m) at Randwick last week.

Waller is giving Kinema (barrier 7) a lightweight chance and said he would appreciate genuine pace in the race on a better racing surface on Saturday.

“We need pace, I think there will be pace. I wouldn’t be surprised if Tim (Clark) let Kinema roll a touch but he needs cover,’ Waller said.

“I would love to see him race a bit closer, it would make the job easier for Tim.”

“Forget his last run and the run before that, it was a farcical pace. He needs good pace, he needs better ground, he should run two miles, lightweight chance.”

Last year’s Sydney Cup runner up Libran has drawn barrier thirteen with Hugh Bowman in the saddle and Waller is looking for a better performance on a drier surface after the six year old ran sixth on a heavy track last start in The BMW.

“Ran second in the race last year. He had a long layoff and needed the runs he had to get back,” Waller said.

“I thought he would have run better in The BMW, the rider said he didn’t handle the track at all.”

“It should be a better track on Saturday, with fine weather on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, it has a chance to get back to soft and that will be a big help for him.”

“He will run two miles, he is a good chance of running in the top three.”

The Randwick track was rated a heavy 8 on Friday for the second day of ‘The Championships’ with a real prospect of it being upgraded into the soft range with some clear weather forecast.

Who Shot Thebarman is the best fancied of Waller’s three Sydney Cup runners at $8 at Ladbrokes.com.au ahead of Libran at $14 while Kinema is listed as one of the outsiders at $41.

The Darren Weir trained Big Duke sits at the top of the betting at $2.50 ahead of last start Sellwood Stakes winner Assign at $7.

About The Author

Mark Mazzaglia

Mark is a passionate journalist with a life-time involvement in the racing industry. He spent many years as an analyst and form expert at the Courier Mail and also has hands-on experience working with some of Queensland’s top trainers.

3,429 Comments

  1. Trena

    Very nice blog post. I certainly appreciate this website.
    Stick with it!

  2. Lelio Junior

    Its like you learn my thoughts! You appear to grasp a lot about this, like you wrote the ebook in it or something. I believe that you simply can do with a few p.c. to drive the message house a bit, but other than that, this is wonderful blog. A fantastic read. I will definitely be back.|

  3. check it out

    This is really interesting, You’re a very skilled blogger. I have
    joined your rss feed and look forward to seeking more of your great post.
    Also, I’ve shared your web site in my social networks!

  4. njxrds.com

    Excellent, what a blog it is! This blog gives valuable information to us, keep
    it up.

  5. cheap psychic readers

    Wow, awesome blog structure! How long have you been running a blog for?

    you made blogging and site-building look easy. The total look of your website is
    wonderful, not to mention the content material!

  6. pokerstars no deposit bonus

    online casino mac os x
    yebo no deposit bonus codes
    online slots europe
    3 card poker online casino
    online casino games where you can win real money

  7. reekascloset.com

    I simply must tell you that you have written a fantastic and unique article that I actually
    enjoyed reading. I’m fascinated by how
    well you laid out your material and presented your views.
    Thank you.

  8. Maricruz

    Certainly you have got excellent ideas here and I love your site!
    I’ve bookmarked it ensuring that I can return & read more later on.

  9. http://dubaipool4d.com/live

    Hola! I’ve been following your web site for a long time now and finally got the
    courage to go ahead and give you a shout out from Atascocita Texas!
    Just wanted to say keep up the great job!

  10. psychic readings by phone

    I would like comment that you have a excellent site, I love the design and style it truly stands
    out.

  11. Leonel

    Just wanna remark that you have a great
    website, I like the layout it really shines.

  12. Grupo Coral presidios

    Hello, everything is going well here and ofcourse every one is sharing facts, that’s actually excellent, keep up writing.|

  13. similar web site

    Howdy! I could have sworn I’ve been to your blog before but after going through a few of the posts I realized
    it’s new to me. Nonetheless, I’m definitely delighted I found it and
    I’ll be book-marking it and checking back regularly!

  14. mouse click the following web page

    After I originally left a comment I seem to have clicked the -Notify me when new comments are added- checkbox and from now on every time a comment is added I recieve four
    emails with the same comment. There has to be an easy method you
    can remove me from that service? Kudos!

  15. moonriver-ranch.de

    We are not stating that bigger boobs cannot be achieved from other than surgery.

    I would also remove all gluten containing foods like breads, pastas, cereal and
    snacks. You may want to temporarily reduce simply how much you’re drinking
    so you won’t need to urinate as much.

  16. website link

    You have made some decent points there. I looked
    on the web to find out more about the issue and found most
    people will go along with your views on this site.

  17. straight from the source

    It is perfect time to make some plans for the long run and it’s
    time to be happy. I have read this post and if I could I wish to suggest you few interesting issues or suggestions.
    Maybe you can write subsequent articles referring to this article.
    I wish to learn more things about it!

  18. lilul.info

    Fantastic web site. Lots of helpful info here. I am sending it to some
    frikends anss also sharing in delicious. And obviously,
    thank yyou on your effort!

  19. is.gd

    It’s very trouble-free to find out any matter on net as compared to books, as I found this post at
    this website.

  20. http://www.bityet.us

    Hello my friend! I wish to saay that this post is awesome, great written and come
    wirh almost all important infos. I would like to look
    molre posts like this .

  21. simply click the up coming site

    I’m not that much of a internet reader to be honest but
    your sites really nice, keep it up! I’ll go ahead and bookmark your website to come back
    later. Many thanks

  22. url.euqueroserummacaco.com

    Thanks in favor of sharing sych a pleaant thinking, paragraph
    is pleasant, thats why i have read it fully

  23. Continue Reading

    My family all the time say that I am killing my time here at net, however I know I am
    getting know-how daily by reading such good articles or reviews.

  24. mountain bike electric motor kit

    Excellent post. I was checking constantly this weblog and I’m impressed!
    Extremely useful information specially the ultimate phase :) I care foor
    such information much. I was looking for this
    certain info for a very long time. Thank you and
    bestt of luck.

  25. Analisa

    hey there and thank you for your information – I have definitely picked up anything new from right here.
    I did however expertie a few technical points using this web site, as I
    experienced to reload the website many times previous to
    I could get it to loqd properly. I hhad been wondering if your hosting is OK?
    Not that I am complaining, but sluggish loading instances times will often affect your placement in google aand
    can damage your high quality score if ads and marketing with Adwords.
    Well I am adding this RSS to my email and could look ouut for a lot more oof your respective interesting
    content. Make sure you update this again soon.

  26. http://urlku.info/mountainbikeelectricconversion110434

    Wow, amazing blog structure! How long have you ever been running a blog for?

    yyou made blogging glance easy. The overall look of your web
    site is wonderful, let alone the content material!

  27. uwyw.com

    Keeep onn writing, great job!

  28. please click the next document

    This blog was… how do I say it? Relevant!! Finally I have found something that helped me.
    Appreciate it!

  29. e assist bike kit

    I am not sure where you’re getting your info, buut good topic.

    I needs to spend some ttime learning much more or understanding more.
    Thanks for magnificent info I was looking for this information ffor my mission.

  30. nu.pe

    You actually make it sem so easy with your presentation but I find this topic to
    bee actually something that I think I would never understand.
    It seems too complicated and very broad forr me. I am looking forward for your next
    post, I will try to get the hang of it!

Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published.