Quality Field for 2012 Hawkesbury Gold Cup

November 7, 2012

DEPOSIT $100 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $50 bet with

$200

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $25 to get

$75

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

deposit $250 to get

$250

*In Bonus-bets

View Offers

Quality Field for 2012 Hawkesbury Gold Cup

While the 2012 Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival is in full swing there is still quality racing elsewhere and on Thursday there will be plenty of eyes on New South Wales for the Group 3 2012 Hawkesbury Gold Cup (1600m).

A quality 12-horse field has been named to contest the $150,000 event which is headed by Gai Waterhouse-trained pair Wild And Proud and Kontiki Park.

Wild And Proud can be a hit-and-miss runner but it’s hard to deny his ability.

The four-year-old beat Manawanui to win the Hobartville Stakes in the autumn and while he was a distant 10th in the Epsom last month he ran a strong third the start before in Bill Ritchie Handicap.

Experienced gelding Kontiki Park ran last in the Epsom but also tasted some success earlier in the spring when he was a close runner-up in the Group 3 Tramway Handicap.

Bringing consistent form into the race is Merlin Mustang who is stepping up in class after three top three finishes in his past three starts.

Darley gelding Offenders hasn’t won this preparation but produced some good results in September when third in the Group 3 Cameron Handicap and second in the Group 2 Shannon Stakes.

To make an impact on Thursday Malavio will have to turn around his last-start form where he finished 10th at Rosehill but prior to that he won the Twin Willows Handicap and was fifth at Group 2 level in the Shorts.

Others in the Hawkesbury Cup field include Patinack-owned gelding Isopach, last-start runner-up World Wide and Bede Murray-trained gelding Darci Be Good.

The very best odds on the Hawkesbury Gold Cup can be found at bookmaker.com.au who are fully Australian owned and operated.

Quote the code BONUSBET when joining today to give your spring betting a huge boost with their $400 bonus bet offer.

Hawkesbury Gold Cup 2012 – Final Field and Barrier Draw

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 21176×1260 KONTIKI PARK (NZ) Gai Waterhouse Tommy Berry 9 59kg 102
2 161103×030 WILD AND PROUD Gai Waterhouse Peter Robl 4 58.5kg 101
3 x17221x510 MALAVIO Steve Englebrecht Nathan Berry 10 55kg 94
4 080×875328 OFFENDERS Peter Snowden Joshua Parr 3 55kg 94
5 96050×5764 DARCI BE GOOD (NZ) Bede Murray TBA 8 54kg 90
6 1138336×68 ALMA’S FURY Paul Murray Grant Buckley 6 54kg 89
7 75164116×0 FROMELLES (NZ) John Sargent Jason Collett 12 54kg 88
8 250x9x2789 SAINTHOOD Rick Worthington Glyn Schofield 7 54kg 88
9 0834480×25 ISOPACH John P Thompson Christian Reith 2 54kg 87
10 2510×46440 PRAECIDO (NZ) David Payne Jeff Penza 11 54kg 86
11 13169×7132 MERLIN MUSTANG Michael Tubman Brendan Ward 5 54kg 85
12 0531865062 WORLD WIDE Bede Murray Rod Quinn 1 54kg 85

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

The Everest 2018 Ultimate Goal...

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...

Vega Magic Injured But Still S...

Vega Magic Injured But Still Scaling The Everest 2018

A freak accident in the paddock last month has ruled the Lindsay Park-trained...

Snoopy Could Miss Wet 2017 Geo...

Snoopy Could Miss Wet 2017 George Moore Stakes

Heavy midweek rainfall in Brisbane has put the George Moore Stakes 2017 run of...

Horse Racing Today

2018 Hobartville Stakes Race D...

Trapeze Artist heads up 2018 E...

Trapeze Artist heads up 2018 Expressway Stakes nominations

Golden Rose winner Trapeze Artist is among the nominations for the Group 2...

Thronum to chase G1 glory afte...

Thronum to chase G1 glory after 2018 Australia Stakes win

Lindsay Park co-trainer Tom Dabernig will now step Thronum up to Group 1...

Pierata heads up final field f...

Pierata heads up final field for 2018 Magic Millions 3yo Guineas

The in-form Greg Hickman trained Pierata heads up a final field of sixteen...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emerge...

Full field of 16 plus 5 emergencies for 2018 Magic Millions 2yo Classic

The David Atkins trained Jonker will carry the number one saddlecloth in the...

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