Sydney Cup Tips, Best Bets, Field and Odds

Sydney Cup Preview

The Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) will be run at Royal Randwick on Saturday, April 17 and we provide you with a comprehensive guide to the two-mile staying contest.

Read on to see the final field and barrier draw, latest betting odds and our tips for Saturday’s Sydney Cup preview. will provide a comprehensive guide for all Group 1 races.

Sydney Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw 🐎

The final field and barrier draw for the $2 million Sydney Cup.

No. Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight
1 THE CHOSEN ONE (NZ) Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman Hugh Bowman 16 56kg
2 SOUTHERN FRANCE (IRE) Ciaron Maher & David Eustace James McDonald 5 55kg
3 SOUND (GER) Michael Moroney Brenton Avdulla 12 54kg
4 QUICK THINKER Murray Baker & Andrew Forsman Jason Collett 14 53kg
5 CHAPADA Michael Moroney Glen Boss 6 52kg
6 SHRAAOH (IRE) Chris Waller Jay Ford 11 52kg
7 MIAMI BOUND (NZ) Danny O’Brien Craig Williams 10 51.5kg
8 SPIRIT RIDGE (GB) Mark Newnham Robbie Dolan 2 51.5kg
9 HUSH WRITER (JPN) Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Tim Clark 15 51.5kg
10 FAVORITE MOON (GER) William Haggas Kerrin McEvoy 3 51kg
11 RONDINELLA (NZ) John O’Shea Andrew Adkins 7 50kg
12 SHE’S IDEEL Bjorn Baker Ms Rachel King 4 50kg
13 REALM OF FLOWERS Anthony & Sam Freedman Damien Thornton 8 50kg
14 SACRAMENTO Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Ms Kathy O’Hara 9 50kg
15 GOOD IDEA Phillip Stokes Ben Thompson 1 50kg
16 SELINO (GB) Chris Waller Ron Stewart 13 50kg


Sydney Cup Betting Odds 💰

Favorite Moon is favourite in a competitive Sydney Cup field.

Sydney Cup Tips 🏆

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