News About 2012 Newcastle Cup

Glencadam Gold Wins 2012 Newcastle Cup

Glencadam Gold Wins 2012 Newcastle Cup

Odds-on favourite Glencadam Gold justified his price today as he won the 2012 Newcastle Cup (2300m) in dominant style. With Nash Rawiller in the saddle the Gai Waterhouse-trained import led from start to finish and is still unbeaten from three starts since arriving in Australia. The only scare came as they approached the home turn…

Spring Stakes 2012 – Preview and Tips

Spring Stakes 2012 – Preview and Tips

The two-day 2012 Newcastle Cup carnival kicks off today and one of features on the opening day is the Group 3 2012 Spring Stakes (1600m). Restricted to three-year-olds, seven exciting youngsters will line up in the Spring Stakes with the field headed by the Gai Waterhouse-trained Proisir ($1.45). Only two other horses fall under double…

Gazza Guru Chasing 2012 Newcastle Cup Succes

Gazza Guru Chasing 2012 Newcastle Cup Succes

Veteran gelding Gazza Guru will be out to score a first-ever stakes victory on Thursday when he contests the Group 3 2012 Newcastle Cup (2300m). Trained by Stephen Farley, the eight-year-old has had 70 career starts for just seven victories but has gone close to upsetting some well-regarded stayers of late. He finished second to…

Proisir Heads 2012 Spring Stakes Nominations

Proisir Heads 2012 Spring Stakes Nominations

The two-day 2012 Newcastle Cup carnival kicks off next Wednesday and one of the top races on the opening day is the Group 3 2012 Spring Stakes (1600m). Heading the impressive 12-horse nominations list is Gai Waterhouse-trained colt Proisir who has recorded two impressive wins since debuting in August. A two-length debut win at Hawkesbury…

Newcastle Cup 2012 – Nominations

Newcastle Cup 2012 – Nominations

A strong 18-horse list of nominations have been announced for next Thursday’s Group 3 2012 Newcastle Cup (2300m). The race is often used as a lead-up to a number of the spring’s big feature staying races and as such has attracted plenty of quality entrants. Among them is the Gai Waterhouse-trained import Glencadam Gold who…