Sweynesse Heads 2014 Newcastle Spring Stakes Odds

September 17, 2014

Sweynesse Heads 2014 Newcastle Spring Stakes Odds

Today at Newcastle Racecourse two Group races will headline the opening day of the two-meeting Newcastle Cup Carnival including the Spring Stakes 2014 where the undefeated Sweynesse is the firming favourite.

Sweynesse

Sweynesse is firm favourite to win today's Spring Stakes 2014 at Newcastle. Photo: Steve Hart.

Running as Race 6 at 4:05pm (AEST) this year’s $125,000 Group 3 Coca-Cola Spring Stakes (1600m) originally attracted a final field of 11 three-year-olds.

There are now 10 left in contention however following the early scratching of Turbo Street, with the John O’Shea-trained Sweynesse the clear favourite at Ladbrokes.com.au in from $2.80 to $2.60.

The Lonhro colt has won both of his career starts so far, most recently returning at Rosehill on August 30 to take out a Benchmark 70 over 1400m in the wet.

He sees a mile for the first time here as well as black-type company but is a classy type ready to step up in distance and grade.

Following Sweynesse in the Newcastle Spring Stakes odds are then three other single figure hopes with:

#11 High Above ($4.60) – Anthony Cummings-trained High Chaparral filly is drawn out wide but over the mile shouldn’t be an issue. She ran third to First Seal, subsequent runner-up to Sweynesse at Rosehill, on debut and then won over 1400m in the mud to defeat Northwest last month in a brilliant five length effort at Warwick Farm.

#4 Monteux ($5.50) – Peter Moody’s Medaglia D’Oro colt having his third start here after a won over Royal Ocean on debut at Bendigo last month, and then a brave second behind Hero I Am over 1580m at Canterbury on September 3. Hugh Bowman stays on and the mile should suit, only a nose away last time so expect improvement.

#2 Hampton Court ($9) – Gai Waterhouse-trained Redoute’s Choice colt to be ridden by Tommy Berry here who replaces Tim Clark. Clark was aboard last time out when this up-and-comer ran third to Sweynesse in the race the bookies are tipping the form of to hold up. Is a previous winner at Newcastle over 1400m back in March and is a multiple Group performer including an ninth to Nostradamus two back in the Group 3 San Domenico Stakes at Rosehill.

Further down the Spring Stakes betting markets are then the likes of Chris Waller’s Northern Meteor colt Idyllic Scenery ($12) coming off a fourth to Sweynesse when beaten three lengths and Pounamu ($17) from Wyong in the outside draw after an upset in the set weights clash.

See below for the latest Spring Stakes 2014 fixed win odds, prices open online now at Ladbrokes.com.au where new depositing players are rewarded with a bonus match bet valued up to $250 this season!

2014 Newcastle Spring Stakes Odds

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