Sandown Classic Field

The Sandown Classic field attracts some very talented stayers. The considerable prize money of $300,000 draws horses from all around to the Sandown Classic field. The Sandown Classic field has developed a reputation for high quality, with Melbourne Cup winners listed among it. Zipping, who the race is now named after, beat the rest of the Sandown Classic field four years in a row from 2007 to 2010 to become only the fourth horse in Australian history to win the same group race four consecutive times.

2016 Sandown Classic Field

The 2016 Sandown Classic field, like years past, contains some very good horses. For punters and race fans alike there will be no disappointment found in the 2014 Sandown Classic field. With such a number of high quality horses, picking the winner out of the Sandown Classic field will be hard work.

The 2016 Sandown Classic field is below.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight
1 324×652725 WHO SHOT THEBARMAN (NZ) Chris Waller 1 59kg
2 x5x23x11x0 BIG ORANGE (GB) Michael Bell Damian Lane 2 59kg
3 9065×80846 ALMOONQITH (USA) David & B Hayes & T Dabernig Damien Oliver 4 59kg
4 61x2x12x10 SECRET NUMBER (GB) Saeed Bin Suroor Stephen Baster 6 59kg
5 3087×70873 TRISTRAM’S SUN (NZ) Robbie Laing 7 59kg
6 7029×96238 TRANSFER ALLOWANCE Peter Roche Chris Symons 3 59kg
7 6153×15537 BEAUTIFUL ROMANCE (GB) Saeed Bin Suroor Glyn Schofield 5 57kg
8 26×16534 SO SI BON Robbie Laing Craig Williams 8 50.5kg

2016 Sandown Classic Nominations

The Sandown Classic nominations usually attract a decent range of stayers. Most of the entrants in the Sandown Classic nominations are coming off the back of pretty solid spring campaigns, and as a result their form lines can be relatively easy to understand.

The 2016 Sandown Classic nominations are published here.