Scone Cup

One of the most popular country racing events in NSW, the Scone Cup runs on a Friday mid-May as the highlight of the Scone Cup Carnival each autumn.

2017 Scone Cup Results

  • 1st: #12 Duca Valentinois
  • 2nd: #11 God's In Him
  • 3rd: #6 Pajaro

Scone Cup News

Scone Cup 2017 Tips & Odds Update

Scone Cup 2017 Tips & Odds Update

This afternoon the 2017 Scone Cup takes place in the Hunter Region of NSW and our insider betting tips and exotic selections on the mile showdown are detailed below. Running as Scone Race 7 at 3:57pm (AEST) the starting line-up for the $200,000 Listed Darley Scone Cup (1600m) is down to 15 runners after a…

The Scone Cup is one of the biggest events in NSW country racing. Anticipated by thousands of local racing fans, the black-type mile showdown takes place on a Friday in mid-May as the feature of the Scone Cup Carnival.

Contested over 1600m, the Listed feature offers $200,000 in prize money and is run under quality handicap conditions. The key lead-up into the Scone Cup field is the Group 3 Hawkesbury Gold Cup (1600m) run over the same distance a fortnight earlier. The Hawkesbury Cup – Scone Cup double is popular one with the punters each autumn and the best out of the latter may continue onto Queensland for the Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival.

Scone Cup Day is followed by Dark Jewel Classic Day on the Saturday, which is headlined by a class field of fillies & mares facing off in the Group 3 $200,000 Dark Jewel Classic (1400m).

The 2017 Scone Cup ran on Friday May 12, 2017 at Scone Racecourse.

Scone Cup
Date: Friday May 12, 2017
Track: Scone Racecourse
Distance: 1600m
Conditions: Open – Qlty
Status: Listed
Prize Money: $200,000
Inaugurated: 1947

2017 Scone Cup Results

  • 1st: #12 Duca Valentinois
  • 2nd: #11 God’s In Him
  • 3rd: #6 Pajaro
Place # Horse Trainer Jockey Margin Br. Wgt. SP
1 12 DUCA VALENTINOIS (IRE) Darren Beadman Michael Dee 4 53kg $10
2 11 GOD’S IN HIM Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Tommy Berry 1.62L 1 53kg $15
3 6 PAJARO (NZ) Peter & Paul Snowden Brenton Avdulla 1.8L 7 55.5kg $11
4 9 MOHER Darren Beadman Kerrin McEvoy 3.01L 8 54kg $6.50F
5 18e SUPPLY AND DEMAND Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Tim Clark 3.02L 11 53kg $8.50
6 3 AMOVATIO Chris Waller Hugh Bowman 3.45L 15 58.5kg $9
7 14 PURE PRIDE (NZ) Murray Johnson Patrick Moloney 3.8L 14 53kg $8.50
8 2 MIGHTY LUCKY Fred Cowell Chris O’Brien 4.24L 2 59kg $16
9 1 FABRIZIO Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Jason Collett 5.13L 3 59kg $7
10 16 IT’S A SHAMOZZLE Mary Moses Vad Bolozhinskyi 6.4L 5 53kg $41
11 15 ROYAL TUDOR Rodney Ollerton Christian Reith 7.07L 9 53kg $10
12 5 TESTASHADOW Gary Portelli Ms Deanne Panya (a) 7.81L 13 57kg $14
13 8 SINGING (FR) Kris Lees Robert Thompson 8.64L 10 54.5kg $41
14 4 FAMOUS SEAMUS (NZ) Noel Mayfield-Smith Jay Ford 9.17L 6 57.5kg $51
15 13 QUEENSBERRY RULES (IRE) Jeremy Sylvester Ms Tegan Harrison 19.14L 12 53kg $201
19e REIBY THE RED Jason Attard Jeff Penza 0
20e BLOOD RED MOON Geoff O’Brien 0
7 GREEN SWEET (USA) Jean Dubois Johan Victoire 0
10 KELLYVILLE FLYER Jason Attard Jeff Penza 0
17e MISHANI WARRIOR Shane Edmonds 0

2017 Scone Cup Odds

The season’s best Scone Cup 2017 odds and betting market links to Ladbrokes.com.au will be available the week of the race.

2017 Scone Cup Field

The Scone Cup field attracts a class line-up of milers, many coming off a lead-up run two weeks earlier in the Hawkesbury Cup. The capacity of the Scone Cup final field is 16 starters, with four emergencies also allowed when acceptances are taken the Wednesday of race week.

The official 2017 Scone Cup Final Field attracted a full line-up with Hawkesbury Gold Cup winner Fabrizio and the defending Scone Cup champ Pajaro.

No Last 10 Horse Trainer Jockey Barrier Weight Hcp Rating
1 1410110×01 FABRIZIO Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Jason Collett 4 59kg 105
2 61x7060x57 MIGHTY LUCKY Fred Cowell Chris O’Brien 3 59kg 105
3 832x64468x AMOVATIO Chris Waller Hugh Bowman 19 58.5kg 104
4 8390190×89 FAMOUS SEAMUS (NZ) Noel Mayfield-Smith Jay Ford 7 57.5kg 102
5 782×163303 TESTASHADOW Gary Portelli Ms Deanne Panya (a) 17 57kg 101
6 223x460x48 PAJARO (NZ) Peter & Paul Snowden Brenton Avdulla 8 55.5kg 98
7 x3x544x219 GREEN SWEET (USA) Jean Dubois Johan Victoire 10 54.5kg 96
8 145x227x09 SINGING (FR) Kris Lees Robert Thompson 14 54.5kg 96
9 x821141x82 MOHER Darren Beadman Kerrin McEvoy 9 54kg 95
10 013x70x310 KELLYVILLE FLYER Jason Attard Jeff Penza 13 53kg 91
11 248x4x73x6 GOD’S IN HIM Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes Tommy Berry 1 53kg 89
12 1x52493x20 DUCA VALENTINOIS (IRE) Darren Beadman Michael Dee 5 53kg 87
13 60x07710x0 QUEENSBERRY RULES (IRE) Jeremy Sylvester Ms Tegan Harrison 16 53kg 86
14 x7225x3406 PURE PRIDE (NZ) Murray Johnson Patrick Moloney 18 53kg 85
15 0x61324x14 ROYAL TUDOR Rodney Ollerton Christian Reith 11 53kg 82
16 221533×116 IT’S A SHAMOZZLE Mary Moses Vad Bolozhinskyi 6 53kg 79
17e 50x07427x7 MISHANI WARRIOR Shane Edmonds 12 53kg 79
18e x1439x2513 SUPPLY AND DEMAND Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott Tim Clark 15 53kg 77
19e 0x2231824x REIBY THE RED Jason Attard 20 53kg 74
20e 875x4x2035 BLOOD RED MOON Geoff O’Brien 2 53kg 60

2017 Scone Cup Nominations

The Scone Cup nominations close the Monday race week and feature a strong line-up of autumn milers that may be eyeing a Brisbane run later in the season including stepping up in distance for the Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m).

The 2017 Scone Cup Nominations attracted 24 hopefuls – follow the link to view the full list of early entries.

Scone Cup History

Inaugurated in 1947, the Scone Cup has been run by the Scone Race Club (formed in 1944) since its inception. Now run at the new racecourse (constructed in 1994), every year the Scone Cup attracts a top class line-up of autumn milers.

Scone Cup winners since 2000 are listed below.

Recent Scone Cup Winners

Year Winner
2017 Duca Valentinois
2016 Pajaro
2015 TBD
2014 Cameo
2013 Speediness
2012 Raspberries
2011 Dysphonia
2010 Keepin’ The Dream
2009 Obvious Choice
2008 Newton’s Rings
2007 Spy Ziam
2006 Fighting Fund
2005 Impaler
2004 Jeremiad
2003 Full On Magic
2002 Huge Demand
2001 Brave Prince
2000 Brave Prince