With wet weather hitting the track, Technician has been the best backed with Sportsbet.com.au to take out the feature at Royal Ascot on Thursday night, the Gold Cup (4000m).
The last start French Group l winner loves a track with give in it and from all reports will get conditions to suit for the contest. Opened $6 and has firmed with the track now rated Good To Soft. He’s now into $4.50.
Champion stayer Stradivarius is looking to make it three wins in the race on the bounce and is the short priced elect at $1.61, but if the rain keeps arriving, he may well ease in betting.