The Sydney Cup is one of Australia's top two mile events and we have your complete guide to the race right here.

    Who Shot Thebarman
    Who Shot Thebarman took out the 2018 Sydney Cup.

    Sydney Cup Betting Tips

    The Sydney Cup is one of the key events of The Championships, which means it is best to follow the form from the staying contests earlier in the year.

    Check back heading towards The Championships for our detailed Sydney Cup betting tips.

    Sydney Cup Odds

    The Sydney Cup fixed odds and tote markets are released in the days leading into the event.

    Once the barrier draw is completed the Sydney Cup odds should be released.

    Sydney Cup Bookmaker Offers

    The Sydney Cup is one of Australia's favourite staying race which means the corporates are more than happy to provide promotions on the event.

    The bookies below deliver Sydney Cup bookmaker offers, so check back before the race for a look at what promotions are on offer.

    Sydney Cup History

    The Sydney Cup is one of Australia's favourite staying races and without question the second-best two mile event in the country.

    First run and won in 1862 by Talleyrand, the race didn't gain Group 1 status until almost 120 years later when Kingston Town took out the 1980 event.

    Known as the Randwick Grand Handicap Sweepstakes early, the race was renamed the Sydney Cup in 1966 after an influx of prize money.

    Winning the Melbourne/Sydney Cup double has proved to be one of the hardest dual races to claim in Australian racing history with just Makybe Diva, Galilee, Straight Draw, Carbine, The Barb and Lord Cardigan the only horses to deliver.

    Today the Sydney Cup is run as part of The Championships and is one of the meet's most prestigious events.

    Sydney Cup Field

    The Sydney Cup field should be finalised in the week leading into the race.

    Check back here in the build up for our detailed look at the Sydney Cup field.

    Sydney Cup Form Guide

    There aren't too many two mile raes on the Australian calendar which means following the runs from this event, the Melbourne Cup and the Andrew Ramsden Stakes is pivotal.

    In recent times a decent run in the Melbourne Cup has been a good indicator of a quality Sydney Cup stint. Who Shot Thebarman was a multiple Melbourne Cup place getter before claiming the 2018 Sydney Cup.

    If you visit this page in the days before the staying race we'll deliver your Sydney Cup form guide.

    Sydney Cup Previous Winners

    2018Who Shot Thebarman
    2015Grand Marshal
    2014The Offer
    2011Stand To Gain
    2009Ista Kareem
    2008No Wine No Song
    2006County Tyrone
    2004Makybe Diva
    2003Honor Babe
    2002Henderson Bay
    2001Mr. Prudent

    Sydney Cup Live Streaming

    The Sydney Cup is ran at Randwick in NSW which means the only online bookmaker that you can stream the race is at BetEasy.

    Sign up today and you can can watch the Sydney Cup live streaming video.

    Sydney Cup Race Schedule

    The Sydney Cup is one of four Group 1 races run as part of day one of The Championships.

    DateSaturday, April 11, 2020
    Prize Money$2 million

    The remainder of the Sydney Cup race schedule is below.

    Race 1: Kings Of Sydney Sport Mile
    Race 2: The Agency South Pacific Classic
    Race 3: Provincial Championships Final
    Race 4: Percy Sykes Stakes
    Race 5: Arrowfield 3YO Sprint
    Race 6: Australian Oaks
    Race 7: Queen Elizabeth Stakes
    Race 8: Sydney Cup
    Race 9: Coolmore Legacy Stakes
    Race 10: Sapphire Stakes

    Sydney Cup Barrier Draw

    The Sydney Cup barrier draw is conducted in the week leading into the event.

    Check back in the days leading into the race for our take on the Sydney Cup barrier draw.

    Sydney Cup 2019 Results

    1st - Shraaoh
    2nd - Vengeur Masque
    3rd - Glory Days
    Shraaoh wins the 2019 Sydney Cup.

    Sydney Cup FAQ

     When is the 2020 Sydney Cup? 

    The 2020 Sydney Cup runs on Saturday April 11, 2020. 

    How long is the Sydney Cup? 

    The sprint-staying contest is run over 2000m. 

    Where is the Sydney Cup held? 

    The Sydney Cup is held at Randwick, which is located in Sydney, Australia. 

    What time does the Sydney Cup run? 

    The Queen Elizabeth Stakes is held at 4pm. 

    Who won the 2019 Sydney Cup? 

    Shraaoh took out the 2019 Sydney Cup.

    What is the prize money for the 2020 Sydney Cup?

    $2 million is the total prize pool for the Sydney Cup.