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24/3/202 Changes to The Star Doncaster Mile &  Schweppes Sydney Cup weights

Photo: Te Akau Shark 

It has been decided, in addition to weights measures introduced in response to the Coronavirus, all weights for both feature races will be increased by 1kg today.

In addition, if the topweight at final acceptances is below 57kg then weights would be raised further to meet this level.

Note: Jockeys in both races are able to apply for up to a 2kg overweight on top of the final acceptance weight.

The Star Doncaster Weights

Sydney Cup Weights

Please note the following feature race re-handicap:


Young Rascal (Fr)

56.0kg (includes penalty + additional 1kg increase)1.0kgPenalised for winning the Gr 3 Manion Cup (2400m) on Saturday 21stth March 2020 at Rosehill

Check out the latest feature races betting markets.