• Join
  • Login
  • GTO Twitter
  • GTO Facebook
  • 17:11:23 AEST
  • Saturday, 20 July 2019
  • Gamble Responsibly 18+
Midterm

13/4/19 Horse racing tips: Sydney Cup


Two mile treat

Distance 3200m
Grade Group 1
Track Rating Soft 5
Prizemoney $2,000,000
Class Handicap
2018 winner Who Shot Thebarman ($4)

The Sydney Cup continues to gain traction, with the Group 1 status and lucrative prize purse once again attracting the nation's top staying talent.

Most of these runners are on a well worn path and come out of the key lead up races, including the Group 1 Tancred and Group 2 Chairman's Stakes.

I am with one who dictated to win the Manion Cup and I suspect the Team Williams ownership group love winning this particular race.

They will have him cherry ripe.

The favourite appears a shade under the odds at $3.40 and you can expect a market drift as we approach start time.

 

Race Track Race Randwick Track Traits

For the latest insight into how the Randwick track is likely to play, read our preview of the Australian Oaks here.

 

Market Movers Racing Market Movers

Race favourite Dubhe has been a drifter in early betting, easing from the opening $3.00 quote to now trade at $3.40.

All other runners remain steady. 

 

Horse Racing Key Runners

#4 Red Cardinal $13 

Has performed well all prep (won 2 of 3) before slightly disappointing at his latest in the Group 1 Tancred Stakes, where he finished 7 of 12.

Happy to forgive the last start effort and if he gets the right run around midfield, look for him to be storming home late.

Drops well down in the weights from WFA conditions (59kg) and could be much more dynamic back to 54kg. Leading hope.

 

#5 Big Duke $9.50  

Consistent stayer who appears to appreciate the longer journeys.

He was good last start in the Tancred, when running second behind a horse that could be an absolute superstar in Avilius.

Will get well back to near last and hope they pour on the pressure.

If he gets the race run to suit, he is sure to fight out the finish. Yes.

 

#8 Yogi $11 

Another get back type who needs the pressure red hot up front.

He looks to be going better than ever this time in, following the ultra impressive win first-up at Caulfield. He was then strong last start in the Tancred when finishing fifth.

Just needs the tempo to be solid. Top hope.

Horse Racing Tips

 

#10 Dubhe $3.00 > $3.40

Master trainer Charlie Appleby arrives with this Godolphin fancy and punters believe he is the one, installing him a $3.40 favourite.

The UK and Dubai form is excellent and they have us covered more often than not in the staying ranks.

I just feel the market has overreacted a little here and he can only drift as we approach start time.

Goes in the numbers, however not top pick.       

 

#11 Midterm $8

Is the likely leader and should burn out and attempt to take control.

Gun rider Jamie Kah gave them all a masterclass on him last start at Rosehill to win the Manion Cup, when he led, dictated and kicked away.

No reason why she can't repeat that here and this horse must go on top. Yes.

 

#14 Gallic Chieftain $16

Was a huge run here last start to win a key lead up race, the Chairman's Stakes.

He came with a long sustained run on that occasion and that could be the profile to be winning this.

If the speed goes on he will be in the finish. Yes. 

 

#15 Rondinella $17

Has had a huge boom on her since arriving from NZ and did run well in the Group 1 Tancred last start to place 3 of 12.

She is a gun kiwi raider and must be respected, now up to the true staying journey.

Watch the market late and bet accordingly. 

 

#16 Shraaoh $11 

Has been racing well without winning.

At his latest he ran the most gallant of second placings in the Chairman's Stakes here behind Gallic Chieftain, after looking the winner.

This race could well be his turn and you can expect him to follow the usual pattern of midfield with cover, before grinding home late.

Must include in everything. Yes

 

Of The Others

None preferred. 

 

Horse Racing Tips Best Racing Tips

1st  Midterm

2nd  Shraaoh

3rd  Dubhe 

4th  Gallic Chieftain

We have the only resource on the web where you can get free horse racing tips with each tipster showing validated profit stats.

Share On:

Top Stories

Horse racing barriers 2

20/7/19 Horse Racing Tips & Best Bets: David Gately review

David Gately found a monster profit for his followers last Saturday. While he tipped some good winners at Rosehill, i.....

Jul 20, 2019 10:30AM
READ MORE right-arrow

Horse racing general image Melbourne

20/7/19 Horse Racing Tips & Best Bets: Mark Hunter review

It was a hard luck tale for Hunter and his followers last Saturday, with four of his selections finding a place. But .....

Jul 20, 2019 10:30AM
READ MORE right-arrow

Men reading racing form guide

20/7/19 Horse Racing Tips and Best Bets Review

Lays of the Day review James Beeson did it again. After a perfect two from two last week, Beeso once again saved p.....

Jul 20, 2019 10:21AM
READ MORE right-arrow

Form Guide Lay

Horse racing Lays of the Day 20 July 2019

Fabulous Flemington hosts the Melbourne racing card this Saturday and we have found two runners that could cause punters.....

Jul 19, 2019 01:39PM
READ MORE right-arrow

Racing News Topics


Tweets by @theGreatTipOff

Today's Racing Top 5

doctorevil
Pro
488% POT
TheHulkster5..
Punter
259% POT
kendo7
Pro
246% POT
THEGRIMREAPE..
Pro
210% POT
intrepidarts
Pro
205% POT
Full Leaderboard
Aaron Mills
400% POT
Brad Davidso..
205% POT
Michael Manl..
181% POT
Craig Sant
175% POT
Danny McGrat..
126% POT
 
Aaron Mills 400% POT
Brad Davidso.. 205% POT
Michael Manl.. 181% POT
Craig Sant 175% POT
Danny McGrat.. 126% POT
 

Next Race to Jump

More Racing news you might like

Form Guide Lay

Horse racing Lays of the Day 20 July 2019

Fabulous Flemington hosts the Melbourne racing card this Saturday and we have found two runners that could cause punters.....

READ MORE right-arrow

EarlyMarketMovers

20/7/19 Horse racing tips from early market moves

The early betting markets have again provided us an excellent guide as to which runners are being targeted by profession.....

READ MORE right-arrow

Generic Rear View

20/7/19 Free horse racing tips and best bets for Saturday races

Randwick Race 7 Tip #5 Notation $3.00 This former Victorian galloper made it three on-the-trot last start, when she was.....

READ MORE right-arrow

Randwick Finish

20/7/19 Randwick tips and best bets for Saturday Racing

Royal Randwick plays host to a competitive nine-race card on Saturday, with large fields providing plenty of value for p.....

READ MORE right-arrow

Flemington Straight

20/7/19 Flemington tips and best bets for Saturday Racing

A cracking Winter card is scheduled for Flemington on Saturday, where punters will face deep fields in what shapes .....

READ MORE right-arrow

Horse racing game

17/7/19 Horse Racing Tipster of the week

Last week's edition of Tipster of the Week showered praise on the pro punters, after they dominated at the top .....

READ MORE right-arrow

Copyright  © 2019 S92 thegreattipoff.com
Stay in Control. For gambling help call 1800 858 858 or your local State gambling helpline, Gamblers Help, Mission Australia or visit www.gamblinghelponline.org.au.
Users must be at least 18 years old.

TheGreatTipOff.com (the "site) is not a bookmaking or wagering website. As such the site does not provide bookmaking or wagering services. We are a tipping and information service site. If you choose to take tips or use information on this website, you acknowledge and agree that you will only wager with licensed service providers for your jurisdiction. For help call 1800 858 858 or visit www.gamblinghelponline.org.au. Our full Terms and Conditions are listed here.