Lightinthenite Favourite to Win Scone Cup 2012

May 17, 2012

deposit $100
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50
bet with


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250
to get


*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

New customers only. Exc NSW, SA, WA & VIC. Turnover requirements apply. Promotional T&Cs apply & available on website. Is gambling a problem for you? Call Gambling Help on 1800 858 858 or visit '

Lightinthenite Favourite to Win Scone Cup 2012

A bumper two-day carnival of racing kicks off at Scone tomorrow and the highlight on the first day is the Listed $180,000 2012 Scone Cup (1600m).

Current favourite to take top honours in the feature event is talented John O’Shea-trained gelding Lightinthenite who is currently paying $2.90 at

The lightly-raced four-year-old will have boom New Zealand jockey James McDonald in the saddle as he attempts to build on his impressive resume that consists of five wins from nine career starts.

Following the son of Galileo in the betting is in-form five-year-old Star Of Octagonal who is paying $4.20 to back up his win in the Rowley Mile over Western Symbol with victory tomorrow.

The Todd Howlett-trained gelding has been in sensational form this year, winning twice and placing on four occasions from six starts.

A son of Octagonal, the winner of five of 20 starts will have to overcome his weight allocation of 58kg when running from barrier 10 with regular jockey Robert Thompson on board.

Neither the punters or the bookies are giving the rest of the field a chance in the early stages of betting with the next best contenders Izababe and Raspberries currently being offered at $11.00.

Trained by Peter Snowden, Raspberries had the opportunity to bounce back from a recent horror run of form that has seen her finish eighth on two occasions after beginning the year in promising fashion.

A winner of six of 18 starts, the Lohnro mare kicked off her 2012 campaign with a win in the Group 3 PFD Food Services Stakes and then finish third to Spirit Song in the Group 2 Sunline Stakes.

Just behind them is Chris Waller-trained gelding Snow Alert ($12.00) and Mr Tipsy ($14.00) while Blinkin Easy is the outsider at $81.00.

Give yourself access to the best odds when backing a Scone Cup winner by signing up at

Home the $300 bonus bet, the Australian owned bookmaker has a sensational range of products to suit your racing needs.

Scone Cup 2012 – Odds

Horse Odds*
Lightinthenite $2.90
Star Of Octagonal $4.20
Raspberries $11.00
Izababe $11.00
Snow Alert $12.00
Mr Tipsy $14.00
Prussian Secret $14.00
Slick Sniper $16.00
Shadows In The Sun $17.00
Mirrasalo $18.00
Mr Armstrong $21.00
Blinkin Easy $81.00

*All prices provided are fixed-odds win, provided by and subject to change.

Racing fields and data are copyright 2011-2018 © Racing Australia Pty Ltd (RA) (and other parties working with it).
Racing materials, including fields, form and results, is subject to copyright which is owned by RA and other parties working with it. Full copyright notice.

Spring Racing

Winx To Climb The Everest 2018...

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrok...

Written By Is The 2018 Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes Winner

The well-supported, clear Ladbrokes Blue Diamond Stakes 2018 favourite Written...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal...

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal for Magic Millions Sprint Winner Viddora

Young South Australian horseman Lloyd Kennewell has named Sydney’s 2018 The...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field ...

Capacity 2018 Perth Cup Field Released

Ascot Racecourse in W.A. hosts one of the summer’s highlight races on New...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney R...

2018 The Everest Next Sydney Race for Viddora

Ace young South Australian trainer Lloyd Kennewell has confirmed his Group 1...

Horse Racing Today

2018 The Galaxy Final Field: J...

Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms...

Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms listed in 2018 Coolmore Classic nominations

Stablemates Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms are listed among the nominations...

2018 Adelaide Cup Results: Fan...

2018 Adelaide Cup Results: Fanatic wins for Walker and Lindsay Park

The Group 2 $400,000 Adelaide Cup over 3200m will be run at Morphettville in...

Fanatic Firm favourite in 2018...

Fanatic Firm favourite in 2018 Adelaide Cup betting

The Lindsay Park trained Fanatic is a firm favourite in the betting for...

2018 Super Saturday All Day Re...

2018 Super Saturday All Day Results at Flemington: Harlem scores upset win in Australian Cup

The Group 1 $1.25m Lexus Newmarket Handicap (1200m) and the Group 1 $1.5m...

Race Results

Viewed Victorious in Caulfield Cup

Race 1 Result – $101 500 AGL Renewable Energy Stakes – She’s Got Gears Wins

Race 2 – $101,500 Schiavello Plate – Avienus Wins

Race 3 – $101 500 Lavazza A Modo Mio – Linton Street Wins

Race 4 Results – $151,500 Listed Herald Sun Stakes – Strawberry Field Wins

Race Previews

2009 Caulfield Cup Barrier Draw Announced

Who Are the Top Contenders for Tomorrow’s Caulfield Cup?

Victoria Derby in sight for Onemorenomore

2009 Melbourne Cup Field

Eclipse Stakes Final Field & Preview

Fields & Form

Can Kelinni Win Sydney Cup 2013 for the Punters?

Moroney Gets into Queensland Derby 2013 Rhythm

Buffering Draws 7 – 2013 BTC Cup Final Field and Barrier Draw

SA Fillies Classic 2013 Field Released

13 two-year-olds in 2013 Champagne Classic Field