Bendigo Cup Field

The Bendigo Cup field regularly contains a great assortment of talented stayers. Drawing on stables from across Victoria and sometimes from interstate, the Bendigo Cup field usually contains some well known handicappers alongside horses that are yet to fully make their mark. The Bendigo Cup field races across a distance of 2400m, so the event tends to draw experienced stayers.

2017 Bendigo Cup Field

The 2017 Bendigo Cup field will be released at the same time as the form guide, a few days before the race itself. The 2016 Bendigo Cup field will certainly follow in the footsteps of past editions of the race and contain some great local stayers as well as some interstate or even international runners. Like past years, the Bendigo Cup field will contain a broad range of talents from those without any major black-type victories to those who have already proven themselves overseas.

The 2017 Bendigo Cup field is below.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 22x141x40x QEWY (IRE) Charlie Appleby Kerrin McEvoy 2 59kg 104
2 30x33x2410 FOUNDRY (IRE) Robert Hickmott Michael Dee 1 57.5kg 101
3 1132141131 KIWIA Darren Weir Damian Lane 5 56kg 98
4 x02510x004 BIG MEMORY (FR) Tony McEvoy Andrew Mallyon 3 55.5kg 97
5 155×411862 MEET AND GREET Chris Meagher Noel Callow 6 54kg 72
6 69×3662053 SKULDUGGERY Shawn Mathrick Stephen Baster 7 54kg 64
7 99x80x4714 KHARTOUM Pat Carey 4 54kg 61

2017 Bendigo Cup Nominations

The Bendigo Cup nominations typically attract a type of horse similar to that which accepts for the final field. Bendigo Cup nominations usually feature some fairly classy types who are likely contesting the race as part of a wider spring campaign.

The 2017 Bendigo Cup nominations are published below.