Sandown Cup Field

The Sandown Cup field attracts a very high calibre of horses. The open handicap conditions draw horses from far and wide in an attempt to gain inclusion in the Sandown Cup field. Due to the Bonus, a lot of international entrants can be found in the Sandown Cup field. However, you can always count on finding some genuinely talented local stayers in the Sandown Cup field.

2017 Sandown Cup Field

The 2017 Sandown Cup field lists some great horses. Considering the immense amount of staying power making up the Sandown Cup field, this should be a great race with a thrilling finish. As in past years, the Sandown Cup field contains some great talent in spite of its relatively low purse and Listed status.

The 2017 Sandown Cup field is below.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 333x0x7965 HAVANA COOLER (IRE) James Cummings Damian Lane 3 60kg 100
2 3811×76325 GALLIC CHIEFTAIN (FR) Darren Weir Dean Yendall 7 57.5kg 95
3 260×504681 FANATIC (NZ) David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Michael Walker 2 55kg 94
4 0x00840153 SWACADELIC (GER) Aaron Purcell Ben Allen (a) 5 54kg 84
5 1x30x46581 DOUKHAN (IRE) Kris Lees Kerrin McEvoy 8 54kg 79
6 4x0x805668 DARABAD (FR) Robbie Laing Luke Currie 4 54kg 78
7 8×90939323 O’COUNEY (NZ) David Noonan Jye McNeil 1 54kg 64
8 8512314613 ZOFFANY ROSE David & Coral Feek Ms Nikita Beriman 6 54kg 62

2017 Sandown Cup Nominations

The Sandown Cup nominations usually attract a fairly decent selection of stayers. It’s not unusual to see some really handy types among the Sandown Cup nominations, as it can be a consolatory race for many of those horses which did not experience successful spring campaigns in the larger staying events.

The 2017 Sandown Cup nominations are listed below.

# Last 10 Horse Sex Age Trainer Ballot Weight Hcp Rating
1 333x0x7965 HAVANA COOLER (IRE) G 8 James Cummings 1 60kg 100
2 3811×76325 GALLIC CHIEFTAIN (FR) H 5 Darren Weir 2 57.5kg 95
3 73×0000295 BERISHA G 6 Robert Smerdon 3 57.5kg 95
4 260×504681 FANATIC (NZ) M 5 David & B Hayes & T Dabernig 4 55kg 94
5 0x00840153 SWACADELIC (GER) G 7 Aaron Purcell 5 54kg 84
6 1x30x46581 DOUKHAN (IRE) G 9 Kris Lees 6 54kg 79
7 4x0x805668 DARABAD (FR) G 5 Robbie Laing 7 54kg 78
8 910×002340 SLY ROMANCE (NZ) G 6 Richard Laming 8 54kg 76
9 x317355106 KAWABATA M 6 Jamie Edwards 9 54kg 75
10 1541598×14 CHOYSA (NZ) G 7 Wayne Walters 10 54kg 70
11 50×4137129 ZILBIYR (FR) G 5 Robert Kingston 11 54kg 69
12 8×90939323 O’COUNEY (NZ) M 6 David Noonan 12 54kg 64
13 8512314613 ZOFFANY ROSE M 4 David & Coral Feek 13 54kg 62
14 7251542514 CHERON WARRIOR G 5 Peter Healey 14 54kg 62
15 7×80005142 I CARUS G 5 Christopher Diplock 15 54kg 54